I wrote this article to help you remove MyBrowserHome.com. This MyBrowserHome.com removal guide works for Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer.
If you see the MyBrowserHome.com page, prepare for bad news. You have a browser hijacker on board. Hijackers don’t make for pleasant tenants. On the very contrary. This pest does exactly that it names implies. It hijacks all of your browsers and turns your online experience into a nightmare. Take the appearance of the MyBrowserHome.com site as a big sign screaming “Hijacker!” and heed it. The sooner you take actions against the annoying pest, the better for you and your system. If you, however, leave it be, it will keep on throwing problems at you daily. Problems which grow in both numbers and severity as time passes. You can stop that, though.
There is no need to tolerate this infection and its shenanigans. Delete it as soon as you realize it is on board. Find where the pest lurks and cut its stay short. You will be doing yourself s huge favor. Do not hesitate. Delays lead to regrets. Use our removal guide at the end of this article and get rid of the intruder once and for all. All you have to do is follow the guide step by step precisely and your PC will be virus-free soon enough.
The problems begin as soon as the hijacker settles in your system. For starters, your online experience changes significantly and not for the better. You suffer constant interruptions at every turn. The MyBrowserHome.com becomes your online shadow and you see it all the time when you browse. Even when you are on another page, you somehow get redirected back to this one. And it is not only the MyBrowserHome.com page you visit without wanting. There are much more just as shady sites which you are forced to land on because the hijacker redirects you all the time. You cannot find anything you are looking for anymore.
Every online move of yours gets intercepted by MyBrowserHome.com. The site even replaces your homepage and search engine without your permission so you are forced to use it whenever you decide to open one of your browsers. Don’t think this is all, though. There is more. Aside from the redirects, the hijacker also buried you with tons of irritating and irremovable ads. Your whole screen is covered with banners, coupons, deals, offers, in texts, etc. which make your web surfing even harder. As we said, do not put up with this madness. Delete the hijacker immediately and everything will get back to normal. Keep in mind that if you don’t, you will be constantly exposed to malware risk. Make the right choice and act now.
How did the hijacker manage to get on board without you noticing it? Well, first of all, you should know that the infection cannot enter without toy giving it green light. However, if it asks straightforwardly, you would never give it. That’s why it turns to tricky tactics and deceptive methods. For instance, the pest hides behind corrupted links or pages. It hitches a ride with freeware/shareware bundles or with spam email messages.
MyBrowserHome.com can also pose as a fake program/system, update. Basically, it is trying to make you think you are installing something else while in fact, you are installing malware. In order to protect yourself, be very cautious. Parasites may use tricks but they mostly rely on your haste, distraction, and carelessness. Do not grant them. Do your due diligence when online. Negligence leads to infections. Caution, on the other hand, keeps them away.
Before starting the real removal process, you must reboot in Safe Mode. If you know how to do this, skip the instructions below and proceed to Step 2. If you do not know how to do it, here is how to reboot in Safe mode:
For Windows 98, XP, Millenium and 7:
Reboot your computer. When the first screen of information appears, start repeatedly pressing F8 key. Then choose Safe Mode With Networking from the options.
For Windows 8/8.1
Click the Start button, next click Control Panel —> System and Security —> Administrative Tools —> System Configuration.
Check the Safe Boot option and click OK. Click Restart when asked.
For Windows 10
Open the Start menu and click or tap on the Power button.
While keeping the Shift key pressed, click or tap on Restart.
Please, follow the steps precisely to remove MyBrowserHome.com from the browser:
Remove From Mozilla Firefox:
Open Firefox, click on top-right corner , click Add-ons, hit Extensions next.
Look for suspicious or unknown extensions, remove them all.
Remove From Chrome:
Open Chrome, click chrome menu icon at the top-right corner —>More Tools —> Extensions. There, identify the malware and select chrome-trash-icon(Remove).
Remove From Internet Explorer:
Open IE, then click IE gear icon on the top-right corner —> Manage Add-ons.
Find the malicious add-on. Remove it by pressing Disable.
Right click on the browser’s shortcut, then click Properties. Remove everything after the .exe” in the Target box.
Open Control Panel by holding the Win Key and R together. Write appwiz.cpl in the field, then click OK.
Here, find any program you had no intention to install and uninstall it.
Run the Task Manager by right clicking on the Taskbar and choosing Start Task Manager.
Look carefully at the file names and descriptions of the running processes. If you find any suspicious one, search on Google for its name, or contact me directly to identify it. If you find a malware process, right-click on it and choose End task.
Open MS Config by holding the Win Key and R together. Type msconfig and hit Enter.
Go in the Startup tab and Uncheck entries that have “Unknown” as Manufacturer.
Still can not remove MyBrowserHome.com from your browser? Please, leave a comment below, describing what steps you performed. I will answer promptly.