What is Lasaoren.com?
Lasaoren.com is classified as a browser hijacker. It is compatible with all popular browsers and is capable of changing their settings without your permission. Lasaoren.com page may look like a legitimate website, but that is not the case.
The main objective of the hijacker is to promote certain sites and it uses various tactics in order to do so. If your system is infected, you will notice adverts, pop-ups and redirects to unfamiliar pages among other things. Keeping the hijacker on your computer is not a good idea. We suggest you delete Lasaoren.com and return to normal browsing.
How does Lasaoren.com work?
Lasaoren.com usually comes bundled with freeware. During the installation process it is possible to deselect the offer, however, not very many people do, mostly because they do not pay much attention to the installation process itself. Keep in mind, it is best to avoid additional programs as they mostly are potentially unwanted applications. Next time choose Advanced installation and decline the unnecessary software. If, however, you have already allowed the hijacker to get installed, you will notice the following symptoms.
Lasaoren.com changes your home page, new tab page and default search engine, so every time you open one of your browsers you see this website. The page itself looks rather good: there are no advertisements on it, you see the logo, search box and typical search parameters. Trouble begins when you start using the so-called search provider. Instead of normal results you will see sponsored links. Moreover, adverts will become a huge part of your browsing as well as various redirects. All of this excess data will slow down your Internet speed. You will not be able to browse the Web the way you used to until you get rid of Lasaoren.com.
How to remove Lasaoren.com from my PC?
We recommend to use a malware removal utility in order to eliminate Lasaoren.com from your system. The anti-malware tool will scan your computer, detect all threats and remove Lasaoren.com completely. You will not have to worry about any of its components staying behind. Moreover, the security application will shield your PC from other threats that you may encounter while browsing the Web. Without a reliable anti-malware program, it is only a matter of time when you get infected again. And next time it might be something much more serious. Still, if you wish to uninstall Lasaoren.com manually, you can use the instructions provided below.
Delete Lasaoren.com and the related program:
- Start -> Control Panel -> Add or remove programs
- Choose the suspicious software and click Remove
Windows 7 and Vista
- Start -> Control Panel -> Uninstall a program
- Pick the application and click Uninstall
- Right-click at the bottom left corner of the screen
- Select Control Panel and go to Uninstall a program
- Delete the unwanted application
Reset your browsers:
- Gear icon → Internet Options → Advanced tab → Reset → Delete personal settings → Reset → Close
- Menu → Question mark → Troubleshooting Information → Reset Firefox → Reset Firefox → Finish
- Google Chrome menu → Settings → Show Advanced Settings → Reset browser settings → Reset
Modify the Target line:
- Right-click on your browser shortcut
- Open Properties
- Go to the Shortcut tab
- Erase all text after “exe” in Target
- Click Apply and OK