Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal

About this hijacker

Hidemyhistory.co virus is is a browser hijacker threat that may arrive into your device without you knowing. It is adjoined to freeware as an extra offer that is set to set up alongside the freeware. You are fortunate that the hijacker isn’t a malicious virus and it will not harm your PC directly. Nevertheless, you ought to not keep it installed. Unnecessary adjustments will be executed to your web browser and you will be redirected to strange web page. You ought to be be careful to avoid those redirects as you might end up on damaging web pages. Since you gain nothing from this it is advised to eradicate Hidemyhistory.co virus.


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How does it spread

Hijackers come added as optional offers to freeware. The usage of Default settings is for the most part the reason why such a huge amount of users set them up, even if they are optional. Make sure to always pick Advanced mode, as that is where the unwanted items are hidden. There are a lot of freeware that arrive with adjoined offers, so ensure you pay attention to avoid unneeded set ups. Those offers may not be terrible, but it is better to be safe than sorry. You are firmly encouraged to uninstall Hidemyhistory.co virus.

Why is Hidemyhistory.co virus uninstallation necessary

Upon arrival, the browser intruder will promptly alter your browser’s settings. Whenever your web browser is launched, whether it’s Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, it will load the redirect virus’s promoted web page instead of your typical home website. The first thing you might try doing is invalidate the modifications but until you delete Hidemyhistory.co virus, you will not be able to do so. The website that will be set as your homepage appears very basic, it will have a few ads flashing around and a search box. Be vigilant when using the displayed search engine since sponsored web pages may be added among. We must warn you that you might end up getting some sort of malware if you get routed to dubious web pages by the search tool. So as to stop this from occurring, delete Hidemyhistory.co virus from your machine.

Hidemyhistory.co virus removal

You could try by hand Hidemyhistory.co virus uninstallation, just keep in mind that you will need to locate the redirect virus by yourself. If you are encountering into problems, you can have anti-spyware remove Hidemyhistory.co virus. No matter which method you choose, make sure that you get rid of the redirect virus entirely.

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* WiperSoft scanner, available at this website, only works as a tool for virus detection. More data on WiperSoft. To have WiperSoft in its full capacity, to use removal functionality, it is necessary to acquire its full version. In case you want to uninstall WiperSoft, click here.


Learn how to remove Hidemyhistory.co virus from your computer

Step 1. Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal from Windows

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Press on the Start icon. win7-start Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  2. Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-control-panel Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  3. Find the program you want to delete and press Uninstall. win7-uninstall-program Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal

b) Windows 8

  1. Right-click on the start icon (lower left corner). win10-start2 Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  2. Select Control Panel. win8-start Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  3. Click Programs and Features. win8-control-panel Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  4. Find and remove all unwanted programs. win8-remove-program Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal

c) Windows 10

  1. Open Start menu and click on the magnifying glass (next to the shut down button). win10-start2 Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  2. Type in Control Panel. win10-start Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  3. Control Panel → Programs and Features. win10-control-panel Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  4. Find and remove all unwanted programs. win10-remove-program Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal

d) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and press Applications. mac-os-apps Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  2. Check all suspicious programs you want to get rid of.
  3. Drag them to the trash icon in your dock (Alternatively, right-click on the program and press Move to Trash). mac-os-app-delete Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  4. After you move all the unwanted programs, right-click on the trash icon and select Empty Trash.

Step 2. Delete Hidemyhistory.co virus from browsers

a) Remove Hidemyhistory.co virus from Microsoft Edge

Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)
  1. Open Microsoft Edge.
  2. Press More located at the top right corner of the screen (the three dots). edge-menu Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  3. Settings → Choose what to clear. edge-settings Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  4. Check the boxes of the items you want removed, and press Clear. edge-clear-data Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  5. Press Ctrl + Alt + Delete together.
  6. Choose Task Manager.
  7. In the Processes tab, find the Microsoft Edge process, right click on it, and press Go to details (or More details if Go to details is not available). task-manager Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  8. Right-click on all Microsoft Edge processes, and choose End task.
(Method 2)
Before you proceed with this method, backup your data.
  1. Go to C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_xxxxxxxxxx.
  2. Select all the folders, right-click on them and press Delete. edge-folder Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  3. Press the start button, and type in Windows PowerShell in the search box.
  4. Right-click on the result, and select Run as administrator. edge-powershell Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  5. In Administrator: Windows PowerShell, paste Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> and tap Enter. edge-powershell-script Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  6. The issue should be gone now.

b) Remove Hidemyhistory.co virus from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon. IE-gear Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  2. Select Manage add-ons, and then Toolbars and Extensions.
  3. Find and disable all suspicious extensions. IE-add-ons Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  4. Close the window.

c) Restore your homepage on Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon.
  2. Internet Options → General tab. Delete the homepage URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  3. Press Apply.

d) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon. ie-settings Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  2. Internet Options → Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  3. At the bottom, you will see a Reset button. Press that.
  4. In the window that appears, check the box that says Delete personal settings. IE-reset Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  5. Press Reset.
  6. Click OK to exit the window.
  7. Restart your browser.

e) Remove Hidemyhistory.co virus from Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose More tools and Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  3. Remove suspicious extensions by clicking the Trash icon next to them. chrome-extensions-delete Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  4. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by unchecking the box that says Enabled. If you later decide to keep it, simply check the box again.
Download Removal Toolto remove Hidemyhistory.co virus

* WiperSoft scanner, available at this website, only works as a tool for virus detection. More data on WiperSoft. To have WiperSoft in its full capacity, to use removal functionality, it is necessary to acquire its full version. In case you want to uninstall WiperSoft, click here.

f) Restore your homepage on Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose Settings. chrome-menu Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  3. In the window that appears, under On startup, there will be a Set pages option. Press on that.
  4. Remove the set website, and type in the one you prefer to be your homepage. Press OK. chrome-startup-page Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  5. In Settings, under Search, there is a Manage search engines option. Select that. chrome-search-engines Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  6. Remove all search engines except the one you want to use. Click Done.

g) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose Settings. chrome-menu Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  3. Scroll down and press on Show advanced settings. chrome-settings Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  4. Find and press the Reset button. chrome-reset Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  5. In the confirmation window that appears, press Reset.

h) Remove Hidemyhistory.co virus from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right of the screen.
  2. Select Add-ons. mozilla-menu Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  3. Select the Extensions tab, and remove all questionable extensions. mozilla-extensions Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  4. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by clicking Disable. If you later decide to keep it, simply press Enable.

i) Restore your homepage on Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right side of the screen.
  2. Select Options. mozilla-menu Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  3. In General, click Restore to Default below the Home Page field. mozilla-options Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal

j) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right of the screen.
  2. Press the question mark at the bottom of the menu.
  3. Select Troubleshooting Information. mozilla-troubleshooting Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  4. Select the Refresh Firefox option. mozilla-reset Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal

k) Remove Hidemyhistory.co virus from Safari (for Mac)

  1. Open Safari.
  2. Select Preferences (can be accesses by pressing on Safari at the top of your screen). safari-menu Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  3. Choose the Extensions tab.
  4. Uninstall all questionable extensions. safari-extensions Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  5. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by unchecking the box that says Enabled. If you later decide to keep it, simply check the box again.

l) Reset Safari

If you are using the Yosemite, El Capitan or the Sierra versions, the option to reset Safari with one click is not available. Thus you will have to clear the history and empty the caches in separate steps.
  1. Open Safari.
  2. Select Clear History (can be accesses by pressing on Safari at the top of your screen). safari-clear-history Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  3. Choose from what time you want the history deleted, and press Clear History. safari-clear-history Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  4. Press on Safari at the top of the screen and select Preferences. safari-advanced Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  5. Select the Advanced tab and check the box next to Show Develop menu in menu bar.
  6. Select Develop (from the menu bar at the top of the screen). safari-develop-menu Hidemyhistory.co virus Removal
  7. Press Empty Caches.
If for some reason you are unable to remove the extensions or reset your browsers, it may be a good idea to obtain anti-spyware software and have it deal with the problem.

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