What is that Safehomepage?
Needless to say, if you do not want some unfamiliar, potentially unreliable applications dropped onto the computer you need to pay close attention when acquiring any software. Whether Safehomepage was activated without your knowledge or you installed it knowingly we recommend that you delete it. Continue reading to learn how to delete Safehomepage from the system.
How does Safehomepage.com enter my PC?
Are you familiar with qvo6, isearch.omiga-plus.com and similar browser hijackers? It appears that these belong to the same group of malware as Safehomepage. These threats can enter the system without your knowledge, change the home page and search provider settings and reconfigure browser Properties. Our spyware researchers have revealed that the clandestine infection corrupts the Target path of your web browsers so that regular removal strategies would be useless while trying to remove Safehomepage.com. Since the threat performs this without your knowledge to aggravate the manual removal we categorize this browser hijacker as malicious. Due to this and the advertisements which may start bombarding your browsers, you should act extra cautiously when surfing the web while Safe homepage is still active. In fact it would be best to terminate all browsing activities until you get rid of Safehomepage. Do you know how to remove it from the browsers and the system? The following tips will help you get through the process.
How to remove Safehomepage?
Safehomepage removal should be performed as soon as you discover that your browser settings have been modified. Do not pay any attention to the reappearing pop-ups and do not use Safehomepage.com as a regular web search tool because it is unreliable. We advise utilizing automatic malware detection and removal software to eliminate Safehomepage because only reliable Windows security tools, like SpyHunter, can ensure that all potentially dangerous infections will be removed. Alternatively you can follow the manual removal guides above; however, you must recognize that there are many risks involved with this operation.
How to delete Safehomepage.com from my browser?
How to remove Safehomepage from Mozilla Firefox:
- Locate the Firefox shortcut, right-click it and select Properties.
- Click the Shortcut tab, go to Target, remove the text after firefox.exe” and click OK.
- Launch the browser, find the search box and click the icon to open a menu.
- Select Manage Search Engines and click the undesirable search provider.
- Click Remove and then OK.
- Simultaneously tap keys Alt+T and select Options.
- Click the General tab, overwrite the presented Home Page and click OK.
How to remove Safehomepage from Internet Explorer:
- Right-click on the IE shortcut and select Properties.
- Click the Shortcut tab and find the Target path.
- Remove the text after iexplore.exe” and click OK.
- Launch IE, simultaneously tap Alt+T and select Manage Add-ons.
- Click Search Providers and Remove the undesirable option. Hit Close.
- Tap Alt+T one more time and select Internet Options.
- Click the General tab, overwrite/remove the Home Page and click OK.
How to remove Safehomepage from Google Chrome:
- Find the Chrome shortcut, right-click it, select Properties and click the Shortcut tab.
- Navigate to Target, delete the text following chrome.exe” and click OK.
- Open the browser, simultaneously tap Alt+F and select Settings.
- Under On Startup mark Open a specific page or set of pages and click Set pages.
- Overwrite/remove the displayed URL and hit OK.
- Under Appearance mark Show Home button, click Change and repeat step 5.
- Now go to Search and click Manage search engines.
- Select a new default search provider, remove (click X) the undesirable one and hit Done.