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Hijacked by – Removal Guide Description can be classified as a browser hijacker infection. It is bundled with share programs or spam email attachments from the Internet. It can also be hidden behind hacked web sites. Users need to be careful when surfing the Internet.

As a browser hijacker infection, replaces your homepages immediately when it is installed. Actually, it injects malicious files and registry entries to your system, and changes your default browser settings including homepages, DNS settings and default search engines. It also installs malicious toolbar and add-ons to your browsers to mess up your browser functions. Besides the homepages, users may suffer other browser problems. New tabs open automatically and are redirected to page. Various commercial ads will be shown on your screen when you browse the Internet. Users are not recommended to click any ads or links provided by, because other infections or viruses can be installed to your computer in this way.

Properties of Browser Hijacker Infection

1.It is bundled with share programs and installed when users download or update programs from the Internet;
2.It injects malicious files and registry entries to your system;
3.It hijacks homepages of target browsers;
4.It is able to inject other infections and viruses to your computer;
5.All browsers can be affected with;
6.It displays many browser problems;

Available Methods to Remove Browser Hijacker

Method one: manually remove browser hijacker
Method two: automatically remove browser hijacker with SpyHunter

In order to be free from browser hijacker, many PC users prefer choosing manual approach which seems helpful and effective, but it is so complicated that it requires certain technology about computer. If you are not familiar with the operation of computer, you can install SpyHunter which is a practical and useful antivirus application. You have not need to worry that SpyHunter could not figure out the traces of browser hijacker,  for SpyHunter is tailor-made for such kind of virus as well as other similar virus. Easy and convenient, SpyHunter is becoming more and more popular to be used to get rid of browser hijacker. Moreover, it can help take precautions against virus in the future. Anyhow, we will introduce the two methods for you one by one. 

Method one: manually remove browser hijacker

Step one: End all the running processes of browser hijacker.

1.Open task manager by clicking Alt+Ctrl+Del keys together. 
Another way is to press the Start button and choose the Run option, and then type taskmgr and press OK.
2. Stop all the malicious running processes of browser hijacker.
Step two:  Show all hidden files and clean all the malicious files about this virus

1.Click the Start button and choose Control Panel, clicking Appearance and   Personalization, to find Folder Options then click on it twice.

2.In the pop-up dialog box, click the View tab and unfold Hide protected operating system files (Recommended).
3. Clean all the malicious files about browser hijacker.
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\random

Step three: Remove all the registry entries by using the following processes. 

1.Open Registry Editor by clicking Windows+R keys together.
 Another way is to click on the Start button and choose Run option, and then type regedit and press Enter.
2. Figure out all malicious registry entries as follows and delete them:
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\random
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\run\random HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run \Regedit32HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\run\random

Step four: Remove malicious add-ons and extensions from your web browsers.

1. Google Chrome:

(1) Click the Customize and Control menu button----Tools----click Extensions.
(2) Select all extensions caused by browser hijacker, and then click (
2. Firefox:

(1) Open Mozilla Firefox.
(2) Click the Firefox menu ( ), click Options, and then click Privacy.

(3) Under the Privacy tab, click on Remove Individual Cookies link.

(4) In the Cookies showing box, eliminate all the cookies created by browser hijacker.

3. Internet Explorer:

(1) Make sure yourself at the Internet Options window.
(2) Click on the General tab.
(3) Check Delete Browsing History On Exit option, and click the Delete button.

Method two: automatically uninstall browser hijackewith SpyHunter antivirus

Step one: Download SpyHunter by clicking the button below:

Step two: Click on Download, and then follow the installation process of SpyHunter step by step.

1. In the showing box, click Run.

2. Click: I accept the license agreement, and then press Next.

3. Wait for a while to install the applications.

4. Click Finish.

5. After installation, you can click Yes to restart your computer to make SpyHunter effect, or press No, if you’d like to restart it later manually.

Step three:scan and delete every threats caused by browser hijacker.

1. To do a full scanning with SpyHunter to find out every threats in your computer.
2. After that, you need to select every detected threats about browser hijacker and remove them all.

Notes: If you don’t have a good command of computer knowledge, I suggest downloading and installing SpyHunter to automatically remove browser hijacker from your PC permanently.