What is Binkiland.com

Binkiland.com by ClientConnect LTD and Binkiland is browser hijacker that hugely distributed recently in Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer browsers. It belongs to the same family as Vosteran.com and Taplika.com hijackers (adware developers from Israel). Binkiland.com not only replaces default search and homepage of all installed browsers to binkiland.com, but also creates extension that opens new tab with advertising every time you start your browser. In some cases browsers shortcuts can be hijacked also. When you remove entry from Control Panel and extensions from browsers this page will still remain and you need to restore settings manually. Binkiland search uses Yahoo engine, but may insert sponsored links into search results page. Remove Binkiland.com using this removal guide.

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How Binkiland.com infected your PC

Binkiland.com is offered as installation option, while you install some programs from the web. Websites use such bad methods to monetize free programs or traffic. Developers earn on your clicks on this search engine results. It is hugely distributed on software portals and file hosting websites – files are wrapped in self-extracting archive with option to set binkiland.com search as your default one). They call it “Binkiland Browser” however this is just combined extension and hijacker mostly for Google Chrome.

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Remove Binkiland.com manually for free

Here is manual step-by-step tutorial for full Binkiland.com removal from your computer. This works 99% and was checked with the latest versions of Binkiland.com installer on operating systems with latest updates and browser versions.

Remove Binkiland.com from Control Panel

To start removing Binkiland.com you should uninstall it using Control Panel. It can be present by different names – “Binkiland” (with orange icon) or “WSE_Binkiland”. It should uninstall correctly, however, we recommend you to use CleanMyPC to clean leftover items after uninstalling. Here are instructions for Windows XP, Windows 7 and Windows 8.

Latest versions of Binkiland.com hijacker are protected by program called Search Protect that is located in C:\Program Files\Search Protect\. This program should be present in the list of installed programs, but if you can’t uninstall it manually go to this folder and run uninstall.exe file. Or you can use SpyHunter 5 antimalware to remove it completely.

Remove Binkiland.com from Windows XP:

  1. Click on Start button.
  2. Choose Control Panel.
  3. Click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find Binkiland or WSE_Binkiland.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Remove Binkiland.com from Windows 7:

  1. Click Start button.
  2. Then go to Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find Binkiland or WSE_Binkiland and click Uninstall.

Remove Binkiland.com from Windows 8:

  1. Hover mouse pointer to the bottom-right corner to see Menu.
  2. Click Search.
  3. After that click Apps.
  4. Then Control Panel.
  5. Click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find Binkiland or WSE_Binkiland, click Uninstall.

Cannot uninstall Binkiland

In some cases Binkiland won’t uninstall and gives you message that “You do not have sufficient access to uninstall Binkiland. Please, contact your system administrator” when you try to remove it from Control Panel or “Access denied” error when removing Binkiland folder and files. This happens, because process binkiland.exe or service binkilandSvc.exe does not allow you to do it. In this case I will recommend you to use SpyHunter 5 or Malwarebytes AntiMalware or uninstall Binkiland in Safe Mode. To boot in Safe Mode do the following:

  1. Reboot your computer.
  2. While it starts booting type F8 button.
  3. This will open Advanced Boot Options menu.
  4. Choose Safe Mode and wait until Windows loads.
  5. Go to Control Panel > Uninstall a program and remove Binkiland

>> See detailed instructions and video tutorial on how to boot in Safe Mode

Remove malicious add-ons from your browsers

Uninstalling Binkiland from Control Panel often does not bring desired effect. It sometimes have browser extension and it may still be active in Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Here are instructions on how to remove Binkiland related extension from your browsers manually.

Google Chrome:

  1. Start Google Chrome browser
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) chrome://extensions/.
  3. Find Binkiland extension.
  4. Click the trash can icon to remove it.
  5. Also remove other suspicious extensions from the list.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Start Mozilla Firefox browser.
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) about:addons.
  3. Choose Binkiland extension.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.
  5. Also remove other suspicious extensions from the list.

Internet Explorer (9, 10, 11):

Note: There is no feature to remove browser extensions from browser in latest version of Internet Explorer. To remove Binkiland from Internet Explorer, please, perform instructions for uninstalling program from Control Panel. To disable Binkiland, please, do the following:

  1. Open Internet Explorer.
  2. Click on gear/asterisk icon in the top-right corner.
  3. In opened menu Manage Add-ons.
  4. Select Toolbars and Extensions.
  5. Click Disable Binkiland.
  6. Also disable other suspicious extensions from the list.

Opera Browser:

Generally, Binkiland.com does not install in Opera browser however you can always double check. Do the following:

  1. Start Opera browser.
  2. Go to Tools > Extensions > Manage Extensions.
  3. Find Binkiland extension.
  4. Click Uninstall button.
  5. Also remove other suspicious extensions from the list.

Reset browsers settings (homepage, default search)

Binkiland.com installs search engine that hijacks your browsers. Here is instruction to reset your browsers homepage, newtab and search engine to default values.

Google Chrome:

  1. Start Google Chrome browser
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) chrome://settings/.
  3. Scroll down and find Show advanced settings link.
  4. Click on it and scroll down to the bottom again.
  5. Click Reset browser settings button and click Reset to confirm.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Start Mozilla Firefox browser.
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) about:support.
  3. Click Reset Firefox… button.
  4. Click Reset Firefox to confirm.

Internet Explorer (9, 10, 11):

  1. Start Internet Explorer.
  2. Click on gear/asterisk icon in the top-right corner.
  3. In opened menu choose Internet options.
  4. Click Advanced tab.
  5. Click Reset button.
  6. Choose Delete personal settings and click Reset.

Opera Browser:

  1. Close Opera and open command prompt from the start menu.
  2. Type following command del %AppData%\Opera\Opera\operaprefs.ini
  3. Start Opera.

Remove following files and folders

BinkiLand files:


binkiland.exe
cltmng.exe
SPtool64.exe
VC32.dll
VC32Loader.dll
VC64.dll
VC64Loader.dll

Binkiland folders:


C:\Program Files\searchprotect\
C:\Users\{your username}\AppData\Local\Binkiland

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Cleaning browsers shortcuts

shortcut cleaner You can clean your browser shortcuts manually right-clicking on your browser icon, choosing “Properties” and removing hijacker address from “Target” field (leave just the path to your browser). However it is easier to use free Shortcut Cleaner from BleepingComputer. Download it here – its FREE:

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Final tips

Be careful surfing the internet and downloading software, as programs like Binkiland may become a real headache as they are hard to remove and break your privacy. To keep safe from such threats we recommend you always use antivirus and one of antimalware programs available on the market. One of the best anti-spyware and antimalware programs is SpyHunter 5. It can protect your PC from threats like Binkiland.com.

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