Thousands of viruses mushroom every day. As long as your computer accesses to the Internet, there is a risk of being infected. Some virus may directly damage data information, modify registries, delete important files, and disturb the system operation. Some virus may attack the Internet Explorer by changing the homepage and default settings without users’ permission. With the infection of that kind of virus, the Internet Explorer may have the symptoms of redirecting to a fishing website, popping up malicious advertisements and sponsored links and displaying error messages. In such case, users need to repair the Internet Explorer. How to repair the Internet Explorer and change the default settings back? Read more.
Perform a full system scan and remove any viruses and other malicious software
The Internet Explorer problems are basically caused by viruses. So, before repairing the damaged Internet Explorer, the viruses hidden in the system should be removed firstly. Users need use a good anti-malware program to perform a full system scan and remove the viruses. It is highly recommended you use Anvi Smart Defender to scan out and get rid of the viruses.
Anvi Smart Defender Download Link: http://www.anvisoft.com/smart-defender.html
After downloading and installing Anvi Smart Defender, perform a full scan and clean the viruses and then restart the Internet Explorer. If the computer still has problems on the Internet Explorer, you need to read the following guide to further repair the Internet Explorer.
How to repair the Internet Explorer and change the default settings back?
1 Launch Internet Explorer, and then go to Tools and then Manage Add-ons, check the Toolbars and Extensions carefully, especially those programs installed recently. Disable the suspicious programs.
2 Select Search Providers> Choose to set a preferred one as default search provider by clicking Set as default button> Remove unwanted search engines
1 Launch Internet Explorer, click on the Tools (gear icon), and then hit Internet Options.
2 In the Internet Options dialog box, click on the Advanced tab, then click on the Reset button.
3 Select Delete my personal settings and click Reset.
4 When reset is complete, click Close and OK.
Repair Internet Explorer using Anvi Browser Repair
If you fell troublesome to fix the Internet Explorer issues manually, you can use a tool to repair the Internet Explorer problems automatically. We highly recommend you employ Anvi Browser Repair Tool-a free tool created to help you repair DNS settings, homepage, default search engine, default security items and so on.
Anvi Browser Repair Tool official site: http://www.anvisoft.com/browser-repair-tool.html
Note: if your computer has already been installed with Anvi Smart Defender, you can’t miss the Anvi Browser Repair Tool under the Toolbox tab.