Author Archives: Carine Febre

Remove Super-search.org

Browser Hijacker

About Super-search.org

Super-search.org is a browser hijacker that is promoting a dubious search engine. You must have allowed the hijacker to install when you installed free software and missed the hijacker being attached. Browser hijackers are not malicious, they are merely aiming to redirect you to sponsored pages so that pay-per-click revenue could be generated. Continue reading

Remove Nostopped.net

Browser Hijacker

About nostopped.net

nostopped.net is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) and an adware application. It is advertised as a browser add-on that will permit you to access Geo-restricted content. There are two ways you could have obtained this extension, you either got it from the official web page or it entered your computer via free software. In the case of the latter, it was attached to free software in a way that allowed it to install alongside. Continue reading

Remove GuruofSearch.com

Browser Hijacker

About GuruofSearch.com

GuruofSearch.com is a browser hijacker promoting a questionable search engine. The hijacker must have entered your computer when you installed free software. These kinds of unwanted items are usually attached to free software because no one would install them otherwise. They are set to install alongside the freeware, unless the user manually deselect them. Hijackers are not malicious so Guru of Search will not harm your computer. It will, however, change settings and attempt to redirect you to sponsored pages. Continue reading

Remove Coolasearch.com

Browser Hijacker

What is Coolasearch.com?

Coolasearch.com is a browser hijacker targeting Mac computers. You might become alarmed when you open your browser and see that Coolasearch.com has been set as your homepage but there is no need to be too worried. A hijacker does not harm computers directly, it primarily aims to generate income by redirecting you to sponsored pages. You must have obtained Coolasearch.com when you downloaded freeware. Continue reading

Remove PriceeChop

Browser Hijacker

What is PriceeChop?

PriceeChop is an ad-supported program (adware) displaying advertisements having the label “Ads by PriceeChop.” If these pop-ups, coupons, banners, and other kinds of advertisements with this tag are visible on your screen too, or you find them on third-party websites you visit, you should know that there is a 99% possibility that PriceeChop is installed on your computer. Adware programs pretend to be beneficial software. Continue reading

About Blank Removal

Browser Hijacker

About About Blank?

About Blank is a blank page that will appear on your browser if you have adware installed somewhere on your computer. There is no need to panic as it is not malicious in the sense that it will not harm your computer directly. Adware generally aims to generate pay-per-click revenue by exposing you to advertisements but About Blank will merely display a blank page. Continue reading