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Opti-page.com Redirect

Opti-page.com redirect removal instructions

What is Opti Page?

Opti Page is identical to previous variants including Boxo Search and Bit Search. The developers (Babylon Ltd) present Opti Page as a legitimate app that improves the Internet browsing experience by enabling advanced Internet searching - "Bit-Search aims to provide the ultimate online search experience. Our advanced technology provides you with the best of what the web has to offer, and makes it easier than ever to find exactly what you are searching for." Some users may consider this application to be legitimate and useful, however, Opti Page is categorized as a browser hijacker and a potentially unwanted program (PUP). After stealth system infiltration, Opti Page modifies Internet browsers settings, causes unwanted browser redirects, and tracks user information.

   
Super-page.com Redirect

Super-page.com redirect removal instructions

What is Super Page?

Super Page is identical to other variants including Boxo Search and Spot Search. Super Page and its variants claim to enhance the Internet browsing experience by displaying advanced Internet search results - "Super Page aims to provide the ultimate online search experience. Our advanced technology provides you with the best of what the web has to offer, and makes it easier than ever to find exactly what you are searching for." These claims are merely attempts to trick users into believing that this application is legitimate and useful. In fact, Super Page is considered to be a browser hijacker and a potentially unwanted program (PUP). After infiltration on Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox), Super Page modifies browser settings, causes unwanted redirects, and tracks user information.

   
WebSearcher Adware

WebSearcher removal instructions

What is WebSearcher?

WebSearcher is an adware-type application that claims to allow users to search the Internet directly from websites visited - "This browser application integrates a new feature that displays search results from some of your favorite sites directly in the window that you are viewing." These promises, however, are made only to trick users to install WebSearcher, which is categorized as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) and adware. WebSearcher often infiltrates systems without users' permission and this is one of the main reasons for these negative associations. Furthermore, this application displays intrusive online advertisements and collects personally identifiable information.

   
Ads by CS

Clever Search (CS adware) removal instructions

What is Clever Search?

Clever Search attempts to give the impression of being a legitimate app by offering some useful features (text search and translation) - "Clever Search is an ad-supported software utility that makes searching and translating information you find online easy." Some users may believe that this application is legitimate and useful, however, Clever Search is adware and a potentially unwanted program (PUP). These negative associations are made for two main reasons. Firstly, Clever Search usually infiltrates systems without users' permission. Secondly, this application displays various types of intrusive online advertisements and collects Internet browsing-related information.

   
Goinf.ru Redirect

Goinf.ru redirect removal instructions

What is Goinf.ru?

The Video Saver application supposedly allows users to download videos from websites such as YouTube - "Video Saver - free browser extension for download video from Vkontakte, YouTube, and Facebook!". These claims are merely attempts to trick users to install. Video Saver is, in fact, a bogus application categorized as a browser hijacker and a potentially unwanted program (PUP). One of the reasons for these associations is stealth installation - Video Saver often infiltrates systems without users' permission. Following installation, Internet browser settings are modified and browsing activity is tracked.

   
isearch.omiga-plus.com Redirect

isearch.omiga-plus.com virus removal instructions

What is isearch.omiga-plus.com?

The 'Omiga Plus virus' is a term used to describe a browser hijacker that modifies Internet browser (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox) settings by assigning the homepage and default search engine fields to isearch.omiga-plus.com. This adware is especially rogue since it also changes the browser shortcut targets, thus making any homepage or default search engine settings adjustments impossible. Commonly, Internet users experience redirects to isearch.omiga-plus.com after downloading and installing free software. At time of research, this browser hijacker was distributed via 'download clients', some of which offer installation of Omiga Plus software - a free program used to organize desktop icons.

   
Ads by Provider

Provider removal instructions

What is Provider?

Provider supposedly improves the Internet browsing experience by displaying coupons, enabling comparison shopping, and other functionality - "Provider is a free, ad-supported browser extension that you, or someone using your computer, has installed. Provider aims to enhance your Internet browsing experience". Many users believe this browser plug-in to be legitimate and useful and go on to install it. In fact, this application is considered to be adware and a potentially unwanted program (PUP). Following infiltration, Provider collects Internet browsing-related information and generates intrusive online advertisements.

   
Ads by Great Find

Great Find removal instructions

What is Great Find?

The Great Find application claims to save time and money by providing discounts in various commercial spheres (for example, online stores, travel and insurance services, etc.) - "Software features may include, without limitation, browser extensions, tools and applications for web browsing, text referencing, social media, website ratings and reviews, coupons and comparison shopping for various products and services, including travel and insurance services, and a variety of e-commerce merchandise." This functionality may seem legitimate and useful, however, be aware that Great Find is categorized as adware and a potentially unwanted program (PUP). This application often infiltrates the system during installation of regular software, which is one of the reasons for such negative associations. Furthermore, Great Find displays a number of intrusive online advertisement types and collects Internet browsing-related information.

   
Ads by OptiSpace

OptiSpace removal instructions

What is OptiSpace?

OptiSpace supposedly improves the Internet browsing experience by displaying content relating to Internet searches performed - "The Software provides a feature that customizes and enhances your interaction with various websites by providing you targeted content based on your search activity." Some users may find this functionality legitimate and useful, however, OptiSpace is classed as adware and a potentially unwanted program (PUP). One of the main reasons for these negative associations is stealth installation - OptiSpace usually infiltrates systems without users' permission. Furthermore, this app displays intrusive online ads and collects various user information.

   
iLivid Browser Hijacker

Search.ask.com redirect removal instructions

What is iLivid?

The iLivid application claims to offer a variety of movie-related features - "iLivid offers you the biggest movies and shows database while keeping you up to date with celebrity gossip, teasers, spoilers, and reviews.". By promising such features, iLivid attempts to give the impression of legitimate and useful software, thereby tricking users to install. Be aware, however, that iLivid is considered to be a browser hijacker and a potentially unwanted program (PUP) for two main reasons. Firstly, iLivid usually infiltrates computers without users' permission. Secondly, it modifies the Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox browser settings.

   

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