How to remove browser hijacker from Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer is a browser hijacker that usually changes user’s default homepage and search after installing the WondrousMovies browser extension. It was developed by Imalimedia LTD, which is also created malicious browser extension known as NewTabTV Plus. At first might look like useful website with quick access links to popular websites such as YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Gmail and others and also has a quick links to online services such as movies, TV, sports, news, etc. In reality this hijacker will affect your system settings and provide you with irrelevant search results with tons of various advertisements like pop-ups, pop-unders, in-text links and banners. It is recommended to get rid of hijacker because it is able to compromise your security. is mistakenly called a virus, but it’s not. However, you should not underestimate the threat it poses. Being not a virus it can easily get into your system and perform various malicious activities ranging from changing browser settings to modifying system configuration and network settings. Definitely, the most dangerous part about browser hijacker are redirects caused by it. Reading the terms and conditions of this hijacker we found that it is not responsible for any content of third party websites where user will be redirected. That means that you have no guarantee that you will be redirected to the legitimate website. In most of cases user will be redirected to sponsored websites that will try to steal user’s personal data, scam or trick users into downloading some third party application. This allows the developers of to generate web traffic and make revenues. If you don’t want to become a victim of phishing or fraudulent websites you should immediately remove from your computer.

As we mentioned before, is usually spread together with WondrousMovies browser extension, however it can also be spread via spam emails attachments or by bundling with freeware applications. Therefore, never open spam emails attachments and try to avoid visiting dubious websites and downloading freeware programs form unofficial sources. Always read the license agreement of the software that you want to install and choose advanced installation to make sure there is nothing bundled.

For users that want to get rid of browser hijacker we have developed a step-by-step removal guide that you will find below this article. Do not worry if you are novice computer user, just follow the steps in the correct order and you will be able to completely remove from your computer. If you have some doubts you can always download our automatic removal tool that will scan the whole system for threats and potentially unwanted programs. After the scan process you can easily select what you want to delete and clean your computer. Removal Instruction

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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 SEARCH.WONDROUSMOVIESSEARCH.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: 12/21/2015 07:08 PM;