How to Get Rid of Redirect?

This article provides easiest and quickest way to remove redirect from your web browser, Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Firefox. If you experience redirect problem on your web browser, please read more on following instruction.

About is a browser hijacker which may come and install itself on your web browser without obvious notification. It is often promoted via other free download, especially, via video converters, video player and download manager, etc, that’s probably why people are usually unaware of how and then this annoying redirect comes and install on their browsers, while most people rank in low acceptance of this kind of browser hijacker.
Below is a screenshot of redirect:

As shown in image above, when get installed on your web browser, your homepage will be redirected to and it can not be changed back easily. It is ad-supported program. On the main page of the redirect, it shows you porn video, random advertisements and any other unwelcome content. is not malicious related, but in order to show you more preciously advertisement, it goes to monitor and collect your personal information including the search items, IP address and cookies. Furtherm  ore, if you accidently click on the porn video or annoying advertisement, you will be redirected and exposed to potentially threats.

How to Get Rid of Redirect?

You can easily get rid of redirect from your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Firefox by following the instructions listed below.

step 1

Remove Websearch Search bar from your Windows Control Panel.


Please follow the instruction that corresponds to your operating system to uninstall the unwanted items.

• For Windows 8, open the Start screen, type Uninstall and then go to Settings. In the search results, go to Uninstall a program.
• For Windows 7 and Vista, open the Start menu and navigate to Control Panel>Programs>Uninstall a Program
• For Windows XP, open the Start menu and navigate to Control Panel>Add or Remove Programs

step 2

Repair your browser settings to recover web browser performance.

For Internet Explorer:
1. Open Internet Explorer, Go to Tools> Internet Options> General > replace with a desired domain or leave it as blank > Click Apply to complete the operation

2. Go to Tools >> Manage Add-ons, Select Toolbars and Extensions tab, Uninstall everything related to from the list: websearch toolbar, smart address bar, etc.
3. Go to Search providers tab, remove the engines from the list.


For Google Chrome:
1. Open Google Chrome, click on Chrome menu button. Go to ToolsExtensions.
Click on the trashcan icon to remove unwanted extension that is related to web search.

2. Go to Settings, in the “On Startup” area, please click on Set pages, remove from Startup pages by clicking the X symbol, you can also choose to add a new page by entering its URL and hit OK to complete the modification.


3. In Google Chrome Settings, go Search area, click on Manage Search Engines…
manage search engine in Chrome
Select Google or any other search engine you like from the list and make it your default search engine provider, and then select websearch from the list and remove it by clicking the “X” mark.
For Firefox:

1. Open Mozilla Firefox. Go to ToolsAdd-ons. Select Extensions. Remove any unwanted extensions.

2. Click on the magnifying glass search icon and select Manage Search Engines…


3) Go to ToolsOptions. Under the General tab reset the startup homepage or change it to, etc.



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