How to Remove Sweet Page and Sweet-page.com Redirect (Delete Sweet-page.com)
Browser hijackers are malicious programs that change the settings of the browsers, and Sweet-page.com is one of the search engines that are promoted by a malicious computer application. In order to prevent such online frauds, you should make sure that the system is protected against different types of malware, but if you are reading this post, you have probably found Sweet-page.com on your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, or Mozilla Firefox.
Sweet-page.com replaces the homepage, new tabs and the search engine, which leads to a nerve-wrecking browsing sessions, which ends up at Yahoo.com. If you have ever tried Yahoo search, you must be aware of the sponsored links which are displayed on the search results page. The advertisements that are provided by Yahoo are said to be filtered in order to match your interests; however, there is no single search provider which would read your mind.
The search engine Sweet-page.com can insert its links to third-party websites and provide you with various advertisements. It is worth mentioning that Violeter, which is the owner of the search engine, does not warrant that those links, or rather websites, are reliable, which means that you use this search engine and browse the third-party websites at your own risk.
The fact that Sweet-page.com does not control the content of the websites that you are provided with implies that you may be exposed to insecure websites. Of course, it does not mean that every single link which is labeled as “sponsored” or “ads” will take you to a web page riddled with malware, but you should be aware of the dangers of browser hijackers.
Like any other search engine, including Google, Sweet-page.com collects some information about you. Do not worry, it does not seek to reveal your identity of get access to your bank account, but it does collect information about your browsing habits, including you search terms, clicks, preferences, and the like. If the computer was infected with some keylogger, when the risk of losing your personal details would definitely increase. However, it does not mean that you should disregard NationZoom on your PC.
If you know how to change the homepage of the browsers, you will not necessarily manage to remove Sweet-page.com from your browsers. After you change the home page manually, Sweet-page.com is likely to reappear on your browser. The reason for it is the changes made in the shortcuts of the browsers. The browser hijacker alters the Target line by adding a link to Sweet-page.com. The same actions are performed by such browser hijackers as Qvo6.com, Qone8.com, and PortaldoSites.com. Even if you manage to remove Sweet-page.com from the browsers, you should make sure that the browser hijacker is removed from the system. A spyware removal tool should be implemented to remove Sweet-page.com so that all the malicious files of the malicious program are removed.
Another reason why you should use a spyware removal tool is computer infections. If you have accessed a corrupted website through Sweet-page.com, some malicious threat might have been installed without your permission. So why should you risk your privacy?
How to uninstall Sweet-page.com?
Windows Vista and Windows 7
- Open the Start menu – > Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a program.
- Remove the unwanted program.
- Click Start – > Control Panel.
- Select Add or Remove Programs.
- Remove the unwanted application.
- Press the Windows key to access Metro Mode.
- Type control panel.
- Click the Control Panel icon and select Uninstall a program.
- Remove the unwanted program.
How to uninstall Sweet-page.com from the browsers
Remove Sweet-page.com from Internet Explorer
- Press Alt+T.
- Click Internet Options.
- Open the Advanced tab.
- Click Reset.
- Select the tick box and click Reset.
- Click Close.
Delete Sweet-page.com from Mozilla Firefox
- Press Alt+H.
- Click Troubleshooting Information.
- Click Reset Firefox – > Reset Firefox -> Finish.
Uninstall Sweet-page.com from Google Chrome
- Press Alt+F.
- Go to Tools -> Extensions.
- Remove the unwanted add-on.
- Click Settings on the left.
- Under On startup, select the last option and click Set pages.
- Remove Sweet-page.com and set a new startup page.
- Under Search, click Manage search engine and change the search provider.
Having completed the removal, click the button below to download SpyHunter’s free scanner, which will help you to ascertain whether there are some hidden files or processes that should be terminated.