Get rid of redirect from Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox is a browser hijacker website, which tries to trick users with fake Google logo. Most of the inexpedient users will not notice that they are using some third party website until they look at the address bar. The malicious website looks just like a google start page, it has a search bar in the middle and quick links to the popular websites such as Amazon, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Yahoo, eBay, etc. However you should be aware that if you use the search engine you will get irrelevant search results containing links to malicious, sponsored websites and pop-up ads that will redirect you without asking for your permission. Additionally, if you use the quick links to the websites you are risking that your cookies and even personal information will be intercepted by third party. As a result you may lose your accounts and even become a victim of cyber crimes including identity theft and cred cards fraud. was created with unique purpose to infect and redirect users to sponsored websites. This scheme is used by most of the malware developers to make profits and infect more and more users. Some of them are even working as a team and redirecting users to each other. This manipulation helps them to promote themselves and increase the amount of traffic they get. The sources of their income are innocent users whose Internet experience will be dramatically reduced. The infected computers will start running slow and may give a lot of problems to their owners. It is also very dangerous to use the infected computer for daily browsing for the reasons mentioned above.

While Google and other Internet giants are trying to fight with the browser hijackers disease by blocking malicious websites, some are using tricky technics and manage to avoid the mighty ban hammer. Mostly, you will not be able to find browser hijacker websites like while searching in Google, Yahoo or Bing, however they will find you. Especially, if you often visit various torrent trackers and other malicious websites. Also, is using bundling method to spread. The installer of the malware is bundled together with freeware, hosted on unofficial website and during the installation if you don’t pay enough attention you will get infected.

So, if your default homepage, search engine and new tab page were changed to without your permission you are dealing with the browser hijacker. The best way to remove it is to eliminate all of its components from your computer. By following our step-by-step removal guide written below you will be able to get rid of hijack. However, it is recommended to download automatic removal tool and scan your computer for malware. It will allow even inexperienced user to clean all of the threats at once. Removal Instruction

Automatic Removal for

Symptoms of infection on your computer can be: computer crashes, unusual homepage or search engine on your browser, unwanted pop-up ads and advertising banners. We recommend to download our automatic removal tool. This removal tool has been tested for threat removal and it is easy to use.

You are running: Windows.
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Manual Removal Instruction for

Step 1
Windows XP / Vista / 7
  • Click on the Start button in the left lower corner and select → Control Panel. After that find the Programs and Features (if you are running Windows XP , then click on Add/Remove Programs). remove from Windows - step 1.1
Windows 8/8.1/10
  • If you are running Windows 8 or Windows 10 operating system , then right-click on the Start which is in the lower left corner of the screen. After that select Control Panel and go to Programs/Uninstall a Program. remove from Windows - step 1.2
Uninstall and related programs
  • In the list of installed programs find the or any other recently installed suspicious programs.
  • Click on them to select and then click on Uninstall button to remove them. remove from Windows - step 1.3
Step 2
  • Step 3
Remove suspicious add-ons
  • Open Internet Explorer, click on the Gear icon (IE menu) on the upper right corner of the browser and select Manage Add-ons.
    Remove from Internet Explorer - Step 2.1
  • You will see a Manage Add-ons window. Now, find the and other suspicious add-ons. Disable them by right clicking and selecting Disable:
    Remove from Internet Explorer - Step 2.2
How to change your homepage if it was modified by browser hijacker:
  • Click on the gear icon (menu) on the upper right corner of the browser and select Internet Options.
  • On General tab remove unwanted URL and enter your desired domain name such as Click Apply to save changes.
    Remove from Internet Explorer - Step 2.3
Resetting Internet Explorer browser
  • Click on the gear icon (menu) again and chose Internet options. Go to Advanced tab.
  • Now click on Reset button, the new window should appear. Select the Delete Personal settings option and click on Reset button again. Now you have deteled completely.
  • Remove from Internet Explorer - Step 2.4
Remove suspicious extensions
  • Open Mozilla Firefox, click on the menu icon which is located in the top right corner. Now select Add-ons and go to Extensions.
  • Remove from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.1
  • Now you can see the list of extensions installed within Mozilla Firefox, simply select and other suspicious extensions and click on remove button to delete them.
  • Remove from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.2
Resetting Mozilla Firefox
  • Click on the Firefox menu icon which is on the upper left corner of the browser and click on the question mark. Now, choose Troubleshooting Information option.
  • Remove from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.3
  • New windows will pop-up where you can see Refresh Firefox to its default state message and Refresh Firefox button. Click this button to remove completely.
  • Remove from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.4
Remove suspicious extensions
  • Open Google Chrome, click on the menu icon in the upper right corner and select More Tools and then select Extensions.
  • Remove from Google Chrome - Step 2.1
  • Now, find the and other unwanted extensions and click on trash icon to delete them completely.
  • Remove from Google Chrome - Step 2.2
  • Click on menu icon once again and select Settings and then Manage Search engines it will be right under the Search section.
  • Remove from Google Chrome - Step 2.3
  • Now you will see all of the Search Engines installed in your browser. Remove any suspicious search engines. We advise you to leave only Google or your preferred domain name.
  • Remove from Google Chrome - Step 2.4
Resetting Google Chrome
  • Click on menu icon which is on the top right corner of your Google Chrome browser. Now select Settings. Click Show Advanced Settings...
  • Scroll down to the end of the page and find there Reset settings and click on it.
  • Remove from Google Chrome - Step 2.5
  • New window will pop-up where you click on Reset button to confirm the action and remove completely.
  • Remove from Google Chrome - Step 2.6
Step 3

After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the STARTGO123.COM and other suspicious add-ons and extensions. However to complete the removal procedure we strongly advise to scan your computer with antivirus and anti-malware tools like SpyHunter, HitmanPro 32-bit, HitmanPro 64-bit or Malwarebytes Anti-Malware. Those programs might help to you find registry entries of malware and remove them safely.

Information added: 07/21/2016 11:14 PM;