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Articles about removing unwanted and malicious toolbar and hijackers and resetting your browser settings. Instructions for Chrome, Firefox, IE, Safari, Opera.

How to remove TempoSearch

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TempoSearch is the name of an unwanted search engine that installs over the default browser settings. Software with such traits is more known as browser hijackers and exists in the form of extensions or desktop programs. Users affected by TempoSearch are redirected through the temposearch.com address. This hijacker does not seem to employ any intermediary search engines like Google, Yahoo, or Bing as it would oftentimes be with other hijackers. However, despite it is a standalone engine, TempoSearch is doubted in its efficiency to generate high-quality and safe results. It may also run data surveillance and collect it for selling purposes. In other words, information like passwords, IP-addresses, and geolocations can be observed and abused by the frauds for personal benefit afterwards. This is why keeping TempoSearch on your PC can raise security threats and diminish your browsing experience. Traditionally, most users struggle to uninstall hijacker extensions on their own as they keep coming back endlessly. If this is your case, make sure to follow our guide below to get rid of the TempoSearch redirect completely and without traces.

How to remove Searchtds.ru (nova.rambler.ru)

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Both Searchtds.ru and nova.rambler.ru domains are marked down as fake search engines that hijack browser settings. Users that enter various queries into the search bar will be redirected to Searchtds.ru and then end up on nova.rambler.ru. Initially, rambler.ru is a legitimate e-mail and news portal popular in Russia. However, Nova.rambler.ru is fake and has nothing to do with the legitimate page. It simply mimics the appearance to look as indistinctive as possible. People infected with browser hijackers are likely to face an additional stream of ads on various websites as well. Searchtds.ru and nova.rambler.ru display a number of unwanted banners based on your browsing activity. This way, hijacker developers ensure they have passive income from advertising traffic created by infected users. These and more unwanted changes can lead to many inconveniences and privacy threats, thus, everything related to Searchtds.ru should be removed from your PC. To do this, follow our guide below.

How to remove Jogo Tempo

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Jogo Tempto is classified as both adware and browser hijacker infection that penetrates browser settings. The unwanted app alters the default homepage to access various websites and online flash games. It also generates a plethora of banners with unwanted redirects that lead to suspicious or dangerous pages. Developers set up these ads to appear throughout your browsing session for monetizing goals. Each collected click brings money to the developers that analyze your browser activity to display the most relevant ads. Besides this, Jogo Tempto has other side effects as well. It can deteriorate your browser speed and PC performance by eating unprecedently high amounts of system resources. This is another strong reason why Jogo Tempo should be removed from your PC as soon as possible. Do not worry, we will help you do it in the article below.

How to remove PDFConverterSearchOnline

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PDFConverterSearchOnline has been determined to be a browser hijacker. Software of this type is highly unwanted because it manipulates browser settings affecting experience-diminishing changes. Alike others, this hijacker alters browser appearance and integrates its own search engine (feed.pdfconvertersearchonline.com) to replace the default settings. It also gives access to online apps helping users convert various files. Whilst this can be useful indeed, PDFConverterSearchOnline cannot be trusted by any means. Such software can gather your personal data (e.g. IP addresses, passwords, geolocations, etc.) and sell it to interested figures. What is more, the search engine promoted by PDFConverterSearchOnline is fake, meaning it does not generate any unique or useful results. Instead, it either redirects to legitimate Yahoo or suspicious Searchlee.com, which can display unreliable or dangerous pages. Most often, PDFConverterSearchOnline can be spotted working as a browser add-on. Sometimes it can also be powered by unwanted applications installed on a PC, which will deny any attempts to disable the unwanted extension. If you are struggling to delete it on your own, you should definitely refer to our guide below. Follow through all listed steps to remove PDFConverterSearchOnline and secure your PC against such threats in the future.

How to remove Feed.techappworlds.com

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Feed.techappworlds.com looks like a pure browser hijacker that targets both Mac and Windows operating systems. This can be vividly seen from its unwanted impact on browser behavior. New homepage appearance along with the unusual Feed.techappworlds.com address indicate something unwanted has infiltrated your system to affect such changes. This search engine is fake because it uses legitimate Bing by Microsoft to generate and display results. People using popular browsers like Chrome, Safari, and Mozilla Firefox are often at risk of getting infected with hijacking software. There are hundreds of other fake search engines promoted by hijackers once they are installed on your PC. Usually, they are extension-based, meaning there might be some third-party add-on lurking inside of your browser. These add-ons seem to be useful extensions meant to alleviate the browsing experience, however, sometimes that can be also the reason for unwanted changes that are implemented under their "legitimacy". Feed.techappworlds.com has no single add-on in charge of the changes, but rather a few. This is easy to define by turning each enabled extension installed to your browser off. If you struggle to do it because the suspected extension refuses to disable, then more likely your PC is infected with unwanted software. In this case, Feed.techappworlds.com should be taken seriously by deleting its presence completely. Note that browser hijackers have access to everything you do around the web. This means they are physically able to gather personal data like passwords, IP-addresses, geolocations, and other sensitive pieces. Thus, this is another strong reason why you should remove Feed.techappworlds.com or similar hijackers from your computer. Do not worry, we will help you do that below.

How to remove Searchanytimeyoulike.com

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According to browser behavior, Searchanytimeyoulike.com seems to be part of Potentially Unwanted Software known as browser hijackers. The presence of such software unearths a number of privacy threats. In other words, developers behind it are likely to pursue data-tracking goals for financial matters. Also, continuously working browser hijackers can put your search into a loop of various doubtful and dangerous websites that can potentially damage your PC. Usually, these hijackers implement their function through browser add-ons. Sometimes they can be additionally powered by desktop applications that work inside of a system as background processes. At this point, the list of extensions suspected of causing Searchanytimeyoulike.com redirects contains only Picture-in-picture Mode and Adkill, however, there might be some other dubious add-ons related as well. Thus, if you see Searchanytimeyoulike.com or similar websites appear along with other changes, we recommend you to take a list of measures described in our guide below.