How to Reset Browser Settings

If you have installed Adwares, PUPs, you have also probably installed a Browser Hijacker.
All your Settings has been replaced.
To get your settings back, you scan Reset it.

Internet Explorer


  • Open Internet Explorer
  • Click on the gear icons and then click on Internet Options.



  • Click on the Advanced tab.
  • And finally, click on the Reset button.


Google Chrome

  • Open Google Chrome.
  • Click on the Google_Chrome_icon button
  • Select Setting Options


    • Click the Show advanced settings link


    • Click on the Reset button.



  • Open Firefox
  • Click on the Google_Chrome_icon and ? button

Firefox_reset_settingsClick on Troubleshooting Information options

  • Then click on Reset Firefox button


  • Click on Reset Firefox again


  • Click on Finish button when Firefox has been reseted.


Tutorial Malwarebyte’s Anti-Malware

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is an efficiant security programs.
There is two versions :

  • Free version: you can remove threats from your computer for free
  • Prenium version : Provide a file/web protection.

You can download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware from this link :

At the end of the installation, if you want to get the free version, uncheck the free trial of the Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Prenium.

Malwarebytes_antimalware The first thing to do is to update the virus database.
Click on the « Update Now » button :Malwarebytes_antimalware_update

When the update of the database is completed, click on the « Scan now » button to begin a computer scan against malware.

At the end of the scan, all the treats are listed, you can click on the Quarantine all button to remove it.

A reboot could be needed to remove all the threats.


Tutorial AdwCleaner

AdwCleaner is a an efficient tool to remove Toolbar, Adwares and others PUP (Potentially Unwanted Programs).
AdwCleaner is free.

Here the link to download AdwCleaner :

On the right, click on the blue Download Button.

AdwCleaner is now open.

  • Scan : Scan the computer and list Adwares, Toolbar and others Unwanted Programs.
  • Clean : Remove all the Adwares, Toolbars and Others Unwanted Programs.
  • Report : Open a scan Report
  • Uninstall : Remove AdwCleaner from your Computer.

First you need to perform a scan, click on the scan button.

AdwCleanerAll the Unwanted Programs are listed as results.
If you want to keep any programs, uncheck it.
Most of the time, you dont need to uncheck, only for AVG Toolbar that can be bundle as a third software, if AVG is installed on your computer, you can uncheck it.

Click on the Clean button.

AdwCleaner_scanAdwCleaner warn you that all your programs will be closed.
then AdwCleaner need to reboot the computer to finish the cleaning.
AdwCleaner_scan2then AdwCleaner need to reboot the computer to finish the cleaning.

AdwCleaner_scan3At the startup, a clean report is open.AdwCleaner_scan4

Then you can launch AdwCleaner and click to the uninstall button to remove it or you can keep it if you want to make futher scan.
If AdwCleaner is not up to date, a popup will warn you, it is recommand to always download the last version.

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