There is a FreeGamesZone installed on your browser and you have no idea how FreeGamesZone gets itself into you computer? What is FreeGamesZone and how to remove FreeGamesZone completely from computer? This post is where you can find the answer.
FreeGamesZone is a browser extension usually comes bundled with third parties, which is claimed to help you easily get access to all the best games in one click. Meanwhile FreeGamesZone will shows you recommendations and suggestions while you surfing online. Seems like FreeGamesZone is a very helpful application for computer users. However you may find that FreeGamesZone issues many problems once it installed on your computer.
First you may find that your browser home page and default search engine have been changed to some one you never met before, and then you will realize your chrome new tab page has been changed to FreeGamesZone without your consent. FreeGamesZone is potentially unwanted similar to Linkey New Tab, Rocket New Tab, Quick Start New Tab, and SpeeDial New Tab.
What can FreeGamesZone do:
FreeGamesZone program can corrupts all the most common used browsers like Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. On the other hand FreeGamesZone Search can not offer you reliable search results because the search results from FreeGamesZone are filled with advertisements and sponsored links. You may receive many annoying pop up advertisements and when you search for something you might be redirected to some other unknown website which may contains malicious programs.
How to Prevent from Infecting with FreeGamesZone Hijacker ?
To protect browsers from being infected with hijackers like FreeGamesZone, Computer users should pay more attention on their online activity and should always be thoughtful and careful when they install something. Keep in mind the Advanced or Custom installation should be your first choice and do not select anything that is not familiar to you.
How to Remove FreeGamesZone Browser Hijacker?
Option 1 Remove FreeGamesZone Manually
Option 1 Remove FreeGamesZone Manually
Log on to your computer as an Administrator who has the right to add or remove software.
Click Start Menu->Control Panel (Uninstall a Program for Window 7)-> Double-click Add/Remove Programs (Programs and Features for Windows 7)
Scroll down to find Spigot related programs. Please note, The Default-Search related program may vary by name and you are suggested to uninstall any unfamiliar and suspicious third party. Click Uninstall or Change and to uninstall these programs.
* Remove FreeGamesZone from Google Chrome
1 open your Google Chrome->Wrench Icon->Tools->Extensions->Remove FreeGamesZone related add-ons or extensions.
2 Go to ‘Wrench or 3-Bars icon’ > ‘settings’ > ‘Appearances’> ‘Show Home button’, click on the Change button to change your browser homepage.
3 Go to ‘Wrench or 3-Bars icon’ > ‘settings’ > ‘Manage search engines.
Make google.com as your default search engine and click on the X to remove hijacker.
* Remove FreeGamesZone from Mozilla Firefox
1 Open Mozilla Firefox, go ‘Tools’ → ‘Add-ons’.
2 Choose ‘Extensions and Plugins’ → The FreeGamesZone click ‘Removal or Disable’.
3. Go to Navigation Toolbar > click on the Manage search engines > find the hijacker> Remove it then click on the OK button to save the changes.
4 Go ‘Tools’ → ‘Options’→ ‘General’. Finally, reset the homepage to google.com.
* Remove FreeGamesZone from Internet Explorer
1 Open IE and go to ‘Tools‘ → ‘Manage Add-ons’.
2 Choose ‘Toolbars and Extensions’ and remove everything related to FreeGamesZone from the list.
3 Choose ‘Search Providers’ → choose the search engine you used before and make it your default search provider. Additionally, select ‘hijacker’, remove it.
4 Go ‘Tools’ → ‘Internet Options’ and select ‘General’ tab. Click ‘Use default’ or enter your own website name, google.com or other. Finally, click ‘OK’ to save the changes.
Option 2 Remove FreeGamesZone with Cloud System Booster
Cloud System Booster is a small and high efficient utility based on cloud technology which can run on most versions of Microsoft Windows Operating System. Cloud System Booster consists of four main function module including Registry Cleaner, Disk Cleaner, Optimizer and PC Repair to maximize your PC performance by cleaning junk files, disabling unneeded services, clearing 3rd party applications, and repairing registry errors.
With in-built free system tool Anvi Uninstaller, Anvi Sartup Booster and Anvi Browser Repair Tool, Cloud System Booster is efficient enough for you to completely uninstall suspicious program, optimize your computer boot time, stop those self-restarted services and repair your browsers. Cloud System Booster also can protect your privacy by cleaning your browsing history, temporary internet files, browser cookies and extensions, minimizing the chance of falling into Internet scam.
In the newest version of Cloud System Booster, two new features are added, namely, Context Menu Manager and Folder Migration. Context Menu Manager is for you to manage your right-click menu, you can enable or disable them easily. Folder Migration is for computer users to free up your system volume folder space by moving files to other volumes. Download and try these features!
1 Download and install Cloud System Booster from the direct link below:
Cloud System Booster Download:
2 Open Cloud System Booster, click on Toolbox(at the bottom of the main screen)—Anvi Uninstaller–-Download this uninstall tool and then Run it to uninstall programs.
3 When Anvi Uninstaller opened, click on Recently Installed tab, you will find the programs recently installed on your computer. Choose the suspicious or unfamiliar one, click on the Uninstall button to uninstall them.
1 Slim Toolbar feature is designed for computer users to remove and delete browser add-ons, extensions and plugins. To remove browser add-on and extension with Slim Toolbar feature, you need to upgrade your Cloud System Booster to its PRO version. Please clicking Buy Now button below to do this:
2 On the main screen of Cloud System Booster, click on the arrow button(lower right corner), then click on the Slim Toolbar tab to scan your computer.
3 Check FreeGamesZone related add-on and extensions, remove them from your browsers.
Important Tips: Some browser extensions or add-ons are so malicious that it will come back again even you uninstalled it. Now you can use the Remove & Lock feature from the Ignore drop down option to remove browser extension and lock its installation path to prevent it come back after you restart your computer.
Anvi Browser Repair Tool is a free browser application designed to help computer users repair their browser problems. With One-Click Solution, Anvi Browser Repair Tool can help users easily clear browser history and download history, caches, cookies, repair browser home page and search engine modified by malwares, fix registry errors, networking settings and many other problems may happened to your browsers. Anvi Browser Repair Tool is devoted into making you surfing online with a lighter and safer browser.
1 Go to the main screen of Cloud System Booster, then click on Toolbox, then Download and Run Anvi Browser Repair Tool to repair your browsers. Anvi Browser Repair Tool is IE, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome supported. Just choose the browse you want to repair, start your browser repair trip.
2 Click on the IE or Firefox or Chrome browser icon, an then select the items you want to repair, such as clear browser history, clear browser cookies,reset browser home page or search engine.
After the FreeGamesZone program has been removed from your system, some residual files maybe still in there. You need to clean and optimize your computer system.
1 On the main screen of Cloud System Booster, go to Disk Cleaner, on Internet Explorer,Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox tab, please select the items you want Cloud System Booster to clean, and then back to the main screen of Cloud System Booster. You can also check the items you want to clean or optimize from Registry Cleaner, Optimizer and PC Repair module.
2 Now you can click on the Quick Care button to clean your computer quickly. Once the scan completes, there will come out a results screen, click Clear button to remove those junk files, browser cookies, invalid registry entries to maximize your computer performance. (You may also click the numbers to view detailed results.)
Pop-up Ads Blocking Tips
To block Popup ads and any unwanted or malicious website, you can take advantage of this ads-block tool–Anvi AD Blocker. Anvi AD Blocker is designed to automatically filter and block malicious websites, phishing sites, pop-up ads, etc. to build a solid browser hijacker defense to your system. Please click the “Free Download” picture below to download this tool directly.
Anvi AD Blocker Download:
For instance, to block the Search.coupon.com from your web browser, you can just add this Search.coupon.com to the blacklist of Anvi AD Blocker by clicking More-> Settings->under the Blacklist tab, click the Add URL button->Enter search.coupon.com in the appeared window->click Add button to add the url and close the add url window-> click Apply on the settings menu to make it and click X to close the window and save the change.
Good luck and be safe online.