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* What is Homepage

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* Remove Homepage from Mozilla Firefox

* Remove Homepage from Internet Explorer

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* Reset browsers settings

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Win32 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari

A Homepage also can commit all WWW pages the buyer visits and send accumulated data out through a background Wide-Area Network connection. Practically all Homepages are created for ad, commersializing or trading targets. Most Homepages turn user's usual WWW surfing into a real nightmare. Some Homepages infringe consumer confidentiality. These softwares scan the computer in analogous way as antivirus software does. To remove them separate spyware removal tools (trojan removers) should be used.

Homepage intrusion method

Usually Homepage comes bundled with freeware downloads. During installation you can be offered to change default homepage and search engine to Homepage. Homepage copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is mscdvvs.exe . Then it creates new startup key with name Homepage and value mscdvvs.exe . You can also find it in your processes list with name mscdvvs.exe or Homepage. Also, it can create folder with name Homepage under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. If you have further questions about Homepage, please call us on the phone below. You can use programs to remove Homepage from your browsers below.

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Features of SpyHunter 4

* Removes all files created by Homepage.

* Removes all registry entries created by Homepage.

* You can activate System and Network Guards and forget about malware.

* Can fix browser problems and protect browser settings.

* Removal is guaranteed - if SpyHunter fails ask for FREE support.

* 24/7 Spyware Helpdesk Support included into the package.

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Features of Stronghold Antimalware

* Removes all files created by Homepage.

* Removes all registry entries created by Homepage.

* Fixes browser redirection and hijack if needed.

* "Toolbar Remover" tool will help you get rid of unwanted browser extensions.

* Removal is guaranteed - if Stronghold AntiMalware fails ask for FREE support.

* 24/7 Helpdesk Support and 5 hours of Remote Support via GoToAssist included into the package.

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* Manual Homepage removal.

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How to remove Homepage manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with Homepage, removing it from starup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by Homepage.

To get rid of Homepage, you should:

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1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:

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Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use Homepage Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

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2. Delete the following malicious folders:

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3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:

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Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use Homepage Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

Uninstall Homepage related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Homepage entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version if Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If Homepage won't uninstall or gives you error message that you do not have sufficient rights to do this perform below instructions in Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking or use Homepage Removal Tool.

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Windows 8

  • Right click on the bottom left corner of the screen (while on your desktop)

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Click Uninstall a program under Programs and Features.

  • Locate programs that can be connected with Homepage or other related suspicious program.

  • Click Uninstall button.

  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.

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Windows 7

  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.

  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.

  • In the list of installed programs find entries related to Homepage

  • Click Uninstall button.

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Windows XP

  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find Homepage related entries.

  • Click Remove button.

Remove Homepage related extensions from your browsers

Homepage in some cases can be accompanied with browsers extension. We recommend you to use free option Toolbar Remover under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware to remove unwanted browser extensions related to Homepage. We recommend you to perform scan your PC with SpyHunter or Stronghold AntiMalware. To remove extenions from your browsers manually do the following:

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Internet Explorer

  • While in Internet Explorer click cogwheel icon in the top right corner

  • In the menu choose the Manage Add-ons

  • Select Toolbar and Extension tab.

  • Choose add-on possibly related to Homepage or other related adware BHO.

  • Click Disable button.

Warning: This option will only disable unwanted plugin. For effective Homepage removal use Homepage Removal Tool.

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Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome.

  • In the address bar type chrome://extensions/

  • In the list of add-ons find related to Homepage and click recycle bin icon.

  • Confirm Homepage removal.

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Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox

  • In the address bar type about:addons

  • Click Extensions tab.

  • In the list of extension locate ones related to Homepage.

  • Click Remove button near it.

Reset browsers search and homepage settings

Homepage can affect your browsers which results in browser redirection or search hijack. We recommend you to use free option Reset Browsers under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware to reset all the browsers at once. Mention that you need to remove all files and kill all processes belonging to Homepage before doing this. To reset your browsers manually and restore your homepage perform the following steps:

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Internet Explorer

  • If you use Windows XP, click Start, and then click Run. Type the following in the Open box without quotes, and press Enter: "inetcpl.cpl"

  • If you use Windows 7 or Windows Vista, click Start. Type the following in the Search box without quotes, and press Enter: "inetcpl.cpl"

  • Click the Advanced tab

  • In Reset Internet Explorer settings, click Reset. Click Reset in opened window again.

  • Select Delete personal settings checkbox to remove browsing history, search providers, homepage

  • After Internet Explorer finishes resetting, click Close in the Reset Internet Explorer Settings dialog box

Warning: In case this option will not work use free option Reset Browsers under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware.

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Google Chrome

  • Go to the installation folder of Google Chrome: C:\Users\"your username"\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\Application\User Data.

  • In the User Data folder, look for a file named as Default and rename it to DefaultBackup.

  • Launch Google Chrome and a new clean Default file will be created.

Warning: This option might not work if in Google Chrome you use online synchronization between PCs. In this case use free option Reset Browsers under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware.

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Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox

  • Go to Help > Troubleshooting Information in menu.

  • Click the Reset Firefox button.

  • After Firefox is done, it will show a window and create folder on the desktop. Click Finish.

Warning: This option will also clean all your account passwords for all websites. If you don't want it use free option Reset Browsers under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware.

Information provided by: Aleksei Abalmasov

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