How to remove search.yourpackagesnow.com hijacker from Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer

Search.yourpackagesnow.com is another clone of Search.easyradioaccess.com and Search.searchgamegap.com. Even though it was developed by Your Packages Now, but it looks exactly like those two previously reviewed browser hijackers. So, we can assume that Search.yourpackagesnow.com is just another browser hijacker powered by SaferBrowser and since it is quite identical to other hijackers it inherited all malicious traits and therefore we recommend to remove it from your computer as soon as possible.

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Search.yourpackagesnow.com is not the website you are looking for. It will not provide you with any benefits. It might replace your default home page and search engine, but if you try to search for something it will show you various advertisements. The main objective of Search.yourpackagesnow.com is to get users clicks and to redirect them to sponsored website. This will bring revenues to the company through various affiliate programs like PPC (Pay Per Click), PPL (Pay Per Lead) and PPI (Pay Per Install). Search.yourpackagesnow.com hijacker doesn’t care whether you will be redirected to malicious website or install some malware on your computer. And they are clearly saying that in the terms of use of the website – we are not responsible for any third party content displayed in your website. However, there are additional ways how Search.yourpackagesnow.com generates profits. Selling live web traffic to sponsored websites and selling user’s personal information to third parties.

Search.yourpackagesnow.com is able to collect user’s personal information including cookies, recently visited websites history, search queries, full name and address, contacts and much more. The information will be sold to third parties and users may be contacted via phone calls or emails by suspicious agents that will try to sell you something or get you subscribed to some unwanted services. A lot of users were involved into identity theft and credit card frauds. And all of that started from the Search.yourpackagesnow.com infection. So, as you can see, Search.yourpackagesnow.com is technically not a virus, however it poses a big threat and can harm not only your computer, but your personal life as well. We recommend to get rid of Search.yourpackagesnow.com as soon as possible, before it installs additional malware on your computer.

Search.yourpackagesnow.com can be easily removed by following our step-by-step removal guide provided below.  All you need is pay attention to the removal instructions and do not skip steps. You might need to restart your computer few times during the removal process. After performing manual removal, we recommend to download automatic removal tool and scan your computer to make sure there is nothing left from Search.yourpackagesnow.com hijacker. The program will scan the whole system for threats such as adware, malware, spyware and hijackers, and you will be able to remove the remaining unwanted programs.

Search.yourpackagesnow.com Removal Instruction

Automatic Removal for Search.yourpackagesnow.com

Symptoms of Search.yourpackagesnow.com 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 Search.yourpackagesnow.com threat removal and it is easy to use.

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Manual Removal Instruction for Search.yourpackagesnow.com

Step 1
UNINSTALL SEARCH.YOURPACKAGESNOW.COM AND RELATED PROGRAMS
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).
    Search.yourpackagesnow.com 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.
    Search.yourpackagesnow.com remove from Windows - step 1.2
Uninstall Search.yourpackagesnow.com and related programs
  • In the list of installed programs find the Search.yourpackagesnow.com or any other recently installed suspicious programs.
  • Click on them to select and then click on Uninstall button to remove them.
    Search.yourpackagesnow.com remove from Windows - step 1.3
Step 2
REMOVE SEARCH.YOURPACKAGESNOW.COM FROM YOUR WEB BROWSERS
  • 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 Search.yourpackagesnow.com from Internet Explorer - Step 2.1
  • You will see a Manage Add-ons window. Now, find the Search.yourpackagesnow.com and other suspicious add-ons. Disable them by right clicking and selecting Disable:
    Remove Search.yourpackagesnow.com 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 google.com. Click Apply to save changes.
    Remove Search.yourpackagesnow.com 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 Search.yourpackagesnow.com completely.
  • Remove Search.yourpackagesnow.com 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 Search.yourpackagesnow.com from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.1
  • Now you can see the list of extensions installed within Mozilla Firefox, simply select Search.yourpackagesnow.com and other suspicious extensions and click on remove button to delete them.
  • Remove Search.yourpackagesnow.com 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 Search.yourpackagesnow.com 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 Search.yourpackagesnow.com completely.
  • Remove Search.yourpackagesnow.com 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 Search.yourpackagesnow.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.1
  • Now, find the Search.yourpackagesnow.com and other unwanted extensions and click on trash icon to delete them completely.
  • Remove Search.yourpackagesnow.com 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 Search.yourpackagesnow.com 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 Search.yourpackagesnow.com 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 Search.yourpackagesnow.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.5
  • New window will pop-up where you click on Reset button to confirm the action and remove Search.yourpackagesnow.com completely.
  • Remove Search.yourpackagesnow.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.6
Step 3
FINAL SEARCH.YOURPACKAGESNOW.COM REMOVAL PROCEDURE

After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the SEARCH.YOURPACKAGESNOW.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: 01/30/2016 06:16 PM;