Hello! I am not sure if I am in a right place. I have a computer issue about OKhomepage.com. Do you know anything about it? This webpage has taken over my browser, I don’t know why and I don’t know what to do. Please help me fix it. It is so weird that today I just opened my browser and this webpage popped up then blocked my browser immediately. How can this happen? Is this a malicious thing? Will my computer get damaged? I just worry. Anyway, please help me get this webpage off of my browser as soon as possible, thanks in advance.
Description of this OKhomepage.com browser hijacker
OKhomepage.com is a browser hijacker which will initiate many irreversible replacements in your browser settings. Once the replacements take effect, your homepage will be change to this malicious webpage and you can’t change back. Your search engine will also be changed to this browser hijacker, too. The fake search engine aims to generating web traffic for the affiliates of OKhomepage.com browser hijacker. When you make a search on this browser hijacker, you will see many ads websites which may contain virus. If you access one of the ads websites accidently, you may get more infections which will do more damages to your computer.
After you got this OKhomepage.com browser hijacker, even though you restart your computer, the browser hijacker will keep pop up when you open your browser. The only way to fix this problem is to remove this browser hijacker from our computer. If you don’t remove this browser hijacker, it will keep messing up your computer. It can add some toolbars to your browser then make your computer become slow. In addition, when your computer gets infected by this OKhomepage.com browser hijacker, the hacker will try hard to make a record of your online activity then get your personal data like your bank account, phone number, E-mail and so on. For your finance and other personal data safety, I advise you to remove this browser hijacker as soon as you can.
Take a glimpse of this browser hijacker
How does this browser hijacker infect my computer
You may get this browser hijacker in the following situations:
You received an unknown email telling you some weird messages and there is an attachment in this email. Due to the curiosity, you will click and download the attachment. But you never know that you have downloaded the OKhomepage.com browser hijacker at the same time.
When you surf on the Internet, you clicked on the pop-up ads accidently. After you clicked on the ads, you can get OKhomepage.com browser hijacker. The ads may contain the browser hijacker. Once you click on it, the browser hijacker will be downloaded to your computer silently.
You downloaded a freeware on the Internet, but you don’t know that the OKhomepage.com browser hijacker has been bundled with the freeware you downloaded. When you downloaded and installed the freeware to your computer, you will download the browser hijacker at the same time and you know nothing about it.
The characteristics of OKhomepage.com Browser Hijacker
– Install some strange add-ons and extensions to your browser.
– Slow down your browsed speed or even make your browser crash down
– Many annoying pop-ups are injected with the website you are visiting
– Other unwanted programs may be installed without your permission
– May record your browse habits and get your confidential information like banking detail, home address and phone number
If you find any symptoms listed above showing on your computer, then your computer must be suffered with a browser hijacker that causes you keep being redirecting to this OKhomepage.com. Welcome to contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts for manual removal guide. Also, we will provide a short removal guide below for computer literate.
NOTE: Being afraid to do any wrong operation during the process of removing this browser hijacker? Please contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts, we are here to help you:
The way to remove Browser Hijacker (For Computer Literate)
There is a removal guide of OKhomepage.com Browser Hijacker provided here; however, expertise is required during the process of removal, please make sure you are capable to do it by yourself.
1st: Press “Ctrl + Alt + Delete” keys together to open Windows Task Manager, then end all OKhomepage.com running processes. One of processes called random.
2nd: Please find Folder Option in Control Panel, tap View, then select Show hidden files and folders, non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended). Then click OK.
3rd: Go back to desktop then click on Start, then click on Control Panel
Then click on Add and Remove Programs, and find the program related to the OKhomepage.com browser hijacker then try to remove it.
4th: Change your homepage in your browser (Take Mozilla Firefox as an Example)
Click on the button which has tree lines, then click on Options
Then type the URL you want into Home page box and then close this Options tab.
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Once your computer gets infected by this OKhomepage.com browser hijacker, you should take an instant action to remove it from your computer. You should know now this browser hijacker is very harmful to your computer as it can change your browser settings, your default browser homepage and search engine. When you make a search on this OKhomepage.com webpage, you will get many ads websites. Those ads websites may contain virus and make your computer get more infections. Apart from that, this browser hijacker also can add some toolbars to the browser. In this case, the infected computer will get slower and slower. If you don’t remove this browser hijacker immediately, your computer may crash down. Furthermore, this browser hijacker is able to record your online activity and get your personal information. It is necessary to get this OKhomepage.com browser hijacker off of your computer.
Published by Karen Lawrence & last updated on August 30, 2016 2:46 pm