Monday, November 16, 2015

How to Stop Redirect? Best Ways to Delete Redirect Infection

Occasionally, when I browse the web, I will be taken to http...// which will then immediately redirect me to spam websites and advertisements. It happens on any browser I own! Even the ones I have installed recently after infection...Can anyone help remove this redirect? Thanks.

What is is a redirect infection that has compromised millions of computer users. It usually displays pop-up windows claiming that the computer user's PC is infected with threats or presents other types of issues. It has ability to affect many kinds of browsers including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox. So no matter what kind of browser you use, you may possibly get infected.

This nasty browser redirect can enter your computer without your consent and knowledge. It is often bundled with freeware downloads or spam email attachments. You should be cautious with any of your installations of the software you want to install and you should mind your online activities in case of downloading malware. Besides, this redirect usually associated with PUPs (Potentially Unwanted Program) that may be installed automatically. And then you may or may not notice the troubles brought by

It modifies your homepage and new tab page URL.
It adds unwanted program/browser extension to your web browsers.
It displays fake updates and fake tech supports pop-ups to your computer.
It downloads PUPs (questionable security program or system optimizer) to your computer.
It collects your emails, IP address, passwords, and bank account details.
It seriously interrupts your online activities and redirects your webpages

How to Remove

There may be some unwanted programs in your computer and add-ons on your browser. You should remove all of them and then restore your important settings. Here is a removal video and a manual guide below that you can refer to.

If need a quicker and safer way to get rid of all the troubles, you are recommended to use SpyHunter Anti-Malware

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Method 1: Watch Relevant Removal Video for Help

Method 2: Manually Erase from IE/FF/Chrome

Step 1: End suspicious process in Windows Task Manager.

Right click the blank Windows Taskbar and select Start Task Manager to open. If your IE is infected and stuck in, you should end the main iexplorer.exe. FF and Chrome are respectively corresponding to firefox.exe and chrome.exe.

Step 2: Remove Bedidfbcif and ProPCCleaner from control panel.

Windows 8 & Windows 8.1

  1. Slide the mouse cursor to the bottom right corner of your screen.
  2. Click Settings on the Charm bar and go to Control Panel.
  3. Select Uninstall a program and remove unwanted program.
Windows Vista & Windows 7

  1. Open the Start menu and click Control Panel.
  2. Go to Uninstall a program and remove wanted program.
Windows XP

  1. Open the Start menu and navigate to Control Panel.
  2. Select Add or remove programs and uninstall unwanted program.

Step 3: Remove browser hijacker from your browser and restore changes.

Internet Explorer

1. Open Internet Explorer, then click on the gear icon (Tools for Windows XP users) at the top (far right), then select Manage add-ons.

2. From the Toolbars and Extensions tab, select suspicious toolbar and right click on the item and the click Disable.

3. On Search Providers, remove unwanted search provider from the list and enable the one you want.

4. Click the General tab and move to the Home Page. Overwrite/remove the Home Page URL and click OK.

5. Open Internet Explorer, then click on the gear icon (Tools for Windows XP users) at the top (far right), then select Internet Option > advanced > reset

Mozilla Firefox

1. Click on the button at the top right corner to open Menu > Add-ons > Extensions

2. Find suspicious related add-ons and delete them.

3. Simultaneously tap Alt+T keys and select Options. Click the General tab and move to the Home Page. Overwrite/remove the Home Page URL and click OK.

4. Open Firefox, press Alt + H, and select Troubleshooting Information > reset

Google Chrome.

1. Click on the Customize icon(wrench or 3 bar icon) next to the address bar and navigate to Tools > Extensions.

2. Find suspicious related add-ons and delete them

3. Move to Search and click Manage search engines…Click X on the URL of the search tool you want to remove. Click Done.

4. Select settings > advanced settings > reset

Step 4: Erase from local disk.

Show hidden folder: start menu >> type 'folder options' and hit enter >> 'View' >> show hidden folder

Delete suspicious files from the folders below.

C:\Program Files\<random>

Step 5: Delete corrupted registry entries.

Press Win & R on your keyboard. Type 'regedit' and hit enter.

Click Edit > Find...


After finishing all these steps, you may have already get rid of this browser hijacker. Good luck to you.

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