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  • LuckyStarting.com HomePage Image

    Remove the LuckyStarting.com Home Page Hijacker

    The LuckyStarting.com Homepage Hijacker is a potentially unwanted program that hijacks your installed browsers so that they use LuckyStarting.com as the home and search provider. It does this by downloading a 3rd party version of Chrome that has been preconfigured to use www.luckystarting.com/?type=sp as its home page. Furthermore, this program will modify the file associations for HTML files and URLs so that they use their b...

  • NSBlock Image

    Remove NSBlock (Removal Guide)

    NSBlock is a potentially unwanted program that prevents a browser from visiting known malicious sites or sites that distribute malware. While this is a great feature, what I find concerning is that when I tested NSBlock, it also forcefully installed a unnamed Google Chrome extension using a Windows Group Policy file (gpt.ini). Furthermore, as shown in one of the images below, this extension uses a blank icon so that there is ...

  • BeansPlayer Adware Image

    Remove the BeansPlayer Adware (Uninstall Guide)

    BeansPlayer is a media player programs that can be used to play music files on a computer. Unfortunately, this program is also bundled with adware that periodically launches the computer's default web browser to display an advertisement. These advertisements will be for other unwanted programs, surveys, or web games....

  • PriceMinus Pop-Up Ads & Advertisements Image

    Remove PriceMinus Pop-Up Ads & Advertisements

    PriceMinus is an adware infection that injects intrusive advertisements into web sites that you are browsing and constantly opens up new pages that you do not request. When it injects these advertisements it will do so in a way that makes the web site almost unusuable. The ads will overlay the content on the page and when you click on a link, it will just open a pop-up to another advertisement. This causes web browsers to bec...

  • BetterAds Videos Image

    Remove BetterAds Videos (Removal Guide)

    BetterAds is an adware program that displays advertisements while you are browsing the web. When BetterAds is installed it will install a Windows service that acts as a proxy server. It then reconfigures your Internet connection options so that it uses a proxy server at 127.0.0.1 on port 8003. This causes all web requests to go through the configured Windows service, which allows it to modify the web pages that you visit in o...

  • Download Keeper Pop-Up Ads & Advertisements Image

    Remove Download Keeper Pop-Up Ads & Advertisements

    Download Keeper is an adware infection that injects intrusive advertisements into web sites that you are browsing and constantly opens up new pages that you do not request. When it injects these advertisements it will do so in a way that makes the web site almost unusuable. The ads will overlay the content on the page and when you click on a link, it will just open a pop-up to another advertisement. This causes web browsers t...

  • eShield Safe Scan Home Page Image

    Remove the eShield Safe Scan Home Page

    eShield Safe Scan is a potentially unwanted program that states it can protect a user from malicious sites, identity threats, and to browse privately. When installed, a user's home page will be set to search.eshield.com, where they will be presented with a search form. If a user enters a query, though, they will be shown search results from Yahoo search....

  • UniDeals Pop-Up Ads & Advertisements Image

    Remove UniDeals Pop-Up Ads & Advertisements

    UniDeals is an adware infection that injects intrusive advertisements into web sites that you are browsing and constantly opens up new pages that you do not request. When it injects these advertisements it will do so in a way that makes the web site almost unusuable. The ads will overlay the content on the page and when you click on a link, it will just open a pop-up to another advertisement. This causes web browsers to becom...

  • Free WiFi Hotspot Image

    Remove Free WiFi Hotspot (Removal Guide)

    Free WiFi Hotspot is a potentially unwanted program that is commonly bundled with free programs that you download from the Internet. This programs allows your computer to act as a hotspot by sharing the Internet connection of the computer. ...

  • BestPricesApp Pop-Up Ads & Advertisements Image

    Remove BestPricesApp Pop-Up Ads & Advertisements

    BestPricesApp is an adware infection that injects intrusive advertisements into web sites that you are browsing and constantly opens up new pages that you do not request. When it injects these advertisements it will do so in a way that makes the web site almost unusuable. The ads will overlay the content on the page and when you click on a link, it will just open a pop-up to another advertisement. This causes web browsers to ...

  • Search Secretly Google Chrome Extension Image

    Remove the Search Secretly Google Chrome Extension

    Search Secretly is a Google Chrome browser extension that states that it enables you to search anonymously through Yahoo and Google without your searches appearing in your browser history or leaving behind cookies. While this is true, all this extension is doing is launching an incognito window for the search you requested. As you can easily launch an incognito window on your own, this extension does not provide much of a ben...

  • myMovie Start Google Chrome Extension Image

    Remove the myMovie Start Google Chrome Extension

    myMovie Start is a Google Chrome browser extension that changes the new tab functionality so that their own page is displayed instead. This page will show random background images, a search field, movie information, and various links to other sites. ...

  • NextCoup Pop-Up Ads & Advertisements Image

    Remove NextCoup Pop-Up Ads & Advertisements

    NextCoup is an adware infection that injects intrusive advertisements into web sites that you are browsing and constantly opens up new pages that you do not request. When it injects these advertisements it will do so in a way that makes the web site almost unusuable. The ads will overlay the content on the page and when you click on a link, it will just open a pop-up to another advertisement. This causes web browsers to becom...

  • Traff-1.ru Browser Hijacker Image

    Remove Traff-1.ru Browser Hijacker (Removal Guide)

    The Traff-1.ru Hijacker is a computer infection from the family that changes the shortcuts for your installed web browsers so that they automatically open the traff-1.ru web page. It does this by pointing the browser shortcuts to batch files located in the %UserProfile%\AppData\Roaming\Browsers\ folder as shown below....

  • Advance-System Care Image

    Remove Advance-System Care (Uninstall Guide)

    Advance-System Care is a potentially unwanted program that states it scans Windows for malware/pup threats, system/user software issues, and startup/uninstall issues. When Advance-System Care scans a computer it will list a variety of detected issues, but in order to fix them you first need to purchase a license to the product. The problem is that many of the so-called issues that it detects do not cause a problem on the comp...

  • Search.eshield.com Home Page Image

    Remove the Search.eshield.com Home Page

    Whan a browser's whose home page has been set to Search.eshield.com, it is because they have a program called FindWide Toolbar installed. This potentially unwanted program will install browser toolbars, modify browser homepages, and change the browser's default search. In this particular variant, the service used is called Eshield, which states that it can be used to protect a user from malicious sites and links....

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