What is is a website that you may find on all of your browsers after a careless installation procedure of freeware.  Researchers call this website browser hijacker because, if attached to a free program, it changes the home page and search engine. Consequently, specific results, which very often do not satisfy the user of the infected computer, are presented, including pop-up advertisements and links to unwanted websites.

What else should I know about can be bundled with free toolbars such as DefaultTab, which is installed as a browser add-on.  Moreover, it is compatible with Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. As long as you have as your home page, you will be provided with advertisements, for example, offering you a method for losing weight. You may also find a message saying that it is advisable to scan the PC to solve its speed issues. team advises you to ignore all those pop-up advertisements as they may lead you to computer infections which may be difficult to remove.

We advise you to remove the toolbar due to which your home page and search provider have been changed.  If the removal of is that what you need, keep on reading to find out how to do it properly.


How to remove

If you do not want to be monitored and provided with third-party advertisements, uninstall DefaultTab or another program which has changed the settings of your browsing tools. It may be enough to uninstall the unwanted application to have the settings reverted to defaults; however, in case the settings of the browsers do not change after you uninstall the application, continue reading the instructions to fully delete Removal

Windows Vista/7

  1. Open the Start menu and select Control Panel.
  2. Click on Uninstall a program.
  3. Double-click on DefaultTab or another application which is related to

Windows 8

  1. Hover the mouse over the bottom left corner of the screen until a mini Metro UI or a window of your miminized desktop appears.
  2. Right-click it.
  3. Select Control Panel.
  4. Double-click on the unwanted applicant in order to uninstall it.

Windows XP

  1. Go to the Start menu and click on Control Panel.
  2. Click on Add or Remove Programs.
  3. Select the program you want to remove and click on the Remove button.

Change the settings of your browsers

Internet Explorer

  1. Open the browser.
  2. Press and hold the Alt key and then hit the T key.
  3. Select Internet Option.
  4. Open the Advanced Tab.
  5. Click on Reset -> Reset.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open the browser.
  2. Press and hold the Alt key and then press H.
  3. Click on Troubleshooting Information.
  4. Reset Firefox -> Reset Firefox.
  5. To end the reset, click on Finish.

Google Chrome

  1. Open the browser.
  2. Press and hold the Alt key and then press F.
  3. Select Settings.
  4. In the On startup section, click on Set pages and change your startup page.
  5. In the Search section, click on Manage search engine.
  6. Remove the unwanted search engine and set a new one. Select Done to save changes.

When you are done with the removal, do not forget to scan the PC in order to make sure that your computer is not infected. If any threats are presents, our free scanner will list them at once, so do not wait and find out whether you need to take some extra measures.

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