Click.cpvredirect.com Removal Instructions
Click.cpvredirect.com is usually classified as a browser hijacker. It can enter your system and modify your home page. The application is also known to add various commercial data to your browsers. It works on all popular web browsers including Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome.
The most important thing to know about this hijacker is that you can not believe any information that it presents you with. The application was created to promote its associated sites and distribute potentially unwanted software. We recommend that you terminate Click.cpvredirect.com as soon as you can.
How does Click.cpvredirect.com work?
The website set as your home page could be promoting various software. Usually it is presented as a browser update. The message that appears on it claims your browser version is outdated and you need to install the latest one in order to proceed. Do not believe any of this as it is just a trick used to distribute potentially unwanted applications. If you download the so-called update that is exactly what you will get instead. The website may look legitimate, however, you should only update your browser or any other software by visiting its official website. As for this fake page, get rid of Click.cpvredirect.com right away.
If you get redirected to Click.cpvredirect.com or if this site is set as your home page, it is clear that you have adware in your system. There could be more than one unwanted program installed on your computer, so it is necessary to scan it and determine which application you need to delete in order to delete Click.cpvredirect.com. To do that you can download a free malware scanner from our page. If you are wondering how you could have acquired these programs in the first place, you should try and remember what software you have recently installed. Freeware and shareware is often accompanied by ad-supported applications and browser hijackers, so it is important to pay attention while installing it onto your PC.
How to remove Click.cpvredirect.com?
Trying to reverse the effects of the browser hijacker is not an easy task. If you choose to eliminate Click.cpvredirect.com manually, you will have to delete the program that is responsible for it and restore your browser settings. Detailed instructions on how to complete both of these tasks are presented below the article. If, however, you would like a more reliable and faster solution to your problem, you should download a malware removal tool. The anti-malware application will clean your PC and terminate Click.cpvredirect.com without any difficulties. It will also protect your system from similar and more dangerous online threats.
Delete Click.cpvredirect.com and the related program:
- Press Win+C for Charm bar to appear and click Settings
- Go to Control Panel and select Uninstall a program
- Double-click the software and choose Uninstall
Windows 7 and Vista
- Click on Start and open Control Panel
- Choose Uninstall a program under Programs
- Select the unwanted application and click Uninstall
- Click on Start and go to Control Panel
- Select Add or remove programs
- Click on the unwanted software and then Remove
Remove Click.cpvredirect.com from browsers:
- Alt+H → Troubleshooting Information → Reset Firefox → Reset Firefox → Finish
- Menu (3 stripes on the right) → Settings → Show Advanced Settings → Reset settings → Reset
- Gear icon → Internet Options → Advanced tab → Reset → Delete personal settings → Reset → Close.