How to remove Searchomepage.com browser hijacker from Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer

Searchomepage.com is definitely another dangerous website, which can be classified as browser hijacker. Looking at the landing page of Searchomepage.com we can see a search bar in the middle and quick links to the popular websites such as YouTube, Amazon, Instagram, Facebook, Wikipedia and others. It means that if Searchomepage.com hijacks your web browser, you will lose all of your bookmarked pages and they will be replaced by quick links provided by Searchomepage.com. Searchomepage.com domain was registered on August 13, 2015 by Evoplus LTD and expires on August 13, 2016. As you can see, no one with serious intentions would register domain just for 1 year. It looks quite suspicious.

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The developers of Searchomepage.com Evoplus LTD, according to our investigations were involved in various fraudulent advertising campaigns. That’s another reason to not trust Searchomepage.com website. And the final thing to convince you that Searchomepage.com is unwanted and should be removed from your computer is that usually it is spread through various malicious schemes like via spam email attachments, bundling and can even be automatically downloaded and installed on user’s computer by other malware. Once you visit Searchomepage.com website the scripts on the website will be triggered and some unwanted browser add-ons may be automatically installed within your web browser. Also, your default home page and search engine might be altered to Searchomepage.com, without your authorization.

To protect yourself against Searchomepage.com hijack infection it is not enough having a good and reliable anti-virus and firewall. You also have to keep your system up to date by installing the latest official updates and also all of your software such as Adobe Flash Player, Java, DirectX and other should be the latest version. Never download updates from unofficial websites, for example, you might see a lot of pop-up windows provided by Searchomepage.com or any other adware that will be stating that your Flash Player is out of date and you need to update it by clicking here. If you click on those pop-up ads, you are risking to automatically initiate download and installation process of some unknown program, which is most probably another malware.

Searchomepage.com will not be gone with time and you won’t be able to remove it as easily as another page. This browser hijacker has numerous programs helpers installed on the infected computer and they will not let user to remove Searchomepage.com. Even if you reinstall or switch to another browser, after you reboot your computer Searchomepage.com will hijack it once again. The only way to eliminate Searchomepage.com is to completely uninstall all of the programs related with Searchomepage.com. The removal process requires time and patience. Below you will find the removal tutorial that may guide you step-by-step through whole removal operation. It is also recommended to download the automatic removal tool to make sure that you have removed every related malware from your computer.

Searchomepage.com Removal Instruction

Automatic Removal for Searchomepage.com

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Manual Removal Instruction for Searchomepage.com

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

After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the SEARCHOMEPAGE.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: 12/07/2015 06:03 PM;