How to delete Cmol.pro virus

About browser hijackers

Cmol.pro virus will make changes to your browser which is why it is considered to be a redirect virus. The threat was possibly attached to a freeware as an extra item, and because you didn’t uncheck it, it was allowed to install. If you do not want these kinds of infections inhabiting your computer, be careful about what type of programs you install. Cmol.pro virus isn’t a high-level threat but its behavior will get on your nerves. You will notice that instead of the usual home website and new tabs, your browser will now load the hijacker’s promoted page. It will modify your search engine, which might be able to insert sponsored content among the real results. Redirect viruses will redirect you to advertisement web pages in order to generate traffic for them, so that owners may earn profit. Certain redirect virus are able to redirect to infected web pages so unless you want to get your device infected with malicious program, you should be cautious. If you got malicious software, the situation would be much more dire. If you find the browser redirect’s provided features useful, you need to know that they may be found in reliable extensions too, which don’t jeopardize your OS. You won’t necessarily see this but browser hijackers are following your browsing and collecting information so that more personalized sponsored content may be created. Furthermore, dubious third-parties might be granted access to that information. If you wish to avoid it affecting your computer further, you ought to urgently remove Cmol.pro virus. Cmol-pro_virus2.png
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What does it do

Redirect viruses are frequently encountered attached to freeware as additional items. It’s unlikely that you acquired it in any other way, as no one would install them willingly. Because users do not pay attention to program installation processes, redirect viruses and similar threats may spread. Those offers will be hidden during installation, and if you do not pay attention, you’ll not see them, which means they’ll be permitted to install. Do not use Default settings because they do not permit you to deselect anything. Instead, opt for Advanced (Custom) settings because they will display the items and allow you to deselect them. If you do not want to deal with unnecessary installations, make sure you always deselect the offers. You should only continue installing the application after you deselect everything. Preventing the threat from the very beginning can can go a long way to save you a lot time because dealing with it later might be time-consuming and irritating. Additionally, you need to be more careful about where you get your programs from as questionable sources could cause a lot of trouble.

You will see right away if your PC got infected with a hijacker. It’ll change browser’s settings without your authorization so you will have a new home website/new tabs, and your search engine may also be different. Popular browsers like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox will probably be affected. And unless you first uninstall Cmol.pro virus from the OS, the web page will load every time your browser is opened. Your first course of action may be to reverse the alterations but keep in mind that the hijacker will merely alter everything again. Redirect viruses might also set you a different search engine, so don’t be shocked if when you search for something through browser address bar, a weird website will load. As the threat’s primary intention is to reroute you, it is likely you’ll come across advertisement links in the results. Owners of certain web pages aim to boost traffic to make more revenue, and they use hijackers to reroute you to them. More traffic helps sites since more people will likely engage with the advertisements. They often have little to do with your original search query, so it should not be difficult to tell the difference between valid results and sponsored ones, and they are unlikely to provide the information you need. In certain cases, they could appear legitimate, so if you were to inquire about ‘computer’, results with doubtful links may come up but you would not know initially. You might even end up on pages that conceal malware. It is possible the redirect virus will also oversee your Internet activity, intending to acquire data about what you would be interested in. The obtained info may be used to create ads that are more relevant to the user, if third-parties gain access to it. The browser hijacker can also use it for its own purposes of creating sponsored content which you’d be more likely to click on. We strongly recommend you eliminate Cmol.pro virus, for all the above noted reasons. And after the process is carried out, there should not be issues with modifying browser’s settings.

How to uninstall Cmol.pro virus

It’s best to take care of the infection as soon as possible, so uninstall Cmol.pro virus. Depending on how computer-savvy you are, you can choose either by hand and automatic way to rid your machine of the browser hijacker. By hand required you finding the hijacker’s location yourself. If you’re not sure what to do, make use of the instructions supplied below this report. If you follow them accordingly, you ought to have no problems. However, if you are less computer-savvy, this may not be the most suitable option for you. In that case, the best solution for you would be to obtain anti-spyware software, and have it discard the infection. Spyware elimination software is made for for getting rid of these kinds of threats, so it should have no trouble dealing with it. You have successfully gotten rid of the threat if you are able to reverse the modifications the browser hijacker made to your browser. The hijacker remains if what you alter in settings is nullified. Do your best to block reroute virus in the future, and that means you ought to be more attentive about how you install programs. In order to have an uncluttered device, good habits are necessary.Download Removal Toolto remove Cmol.pro virus

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Learn how to remove Cmol.pro virus from your computer

Step 1. Cmol.pro virus Removal from Windows

a) Windows 7/XP

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

b) Windows 8

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

c) Windows 10

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

d) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and press Applications. mac-os-apps How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  4. After you move all the unwanted programs, right-click on the trash icon and select Empty Trash.

Step 2. Delete Cmol.pro virus from browsers

a) Remove Cmol.pro 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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  3. Settings → Choose what to clear. edge-settings How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  4. Check the boxes of the items you want removed, and press Clear. edge-clear-data How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  6. The issue should be gone now.

b) Remove Cmol.pro virus from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon. IE-gear How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  2. Select Manage add-ons, and then Toolbars and Extensions.
  3. Find and disable all suspicious extensions. IE-add-ons How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  3. Press Apply.

d) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon. ie-settings How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  2. Internet Options → Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  5. Press Reset.
  6. Click OK to exit the window.
  7. Restart your browser.

e) Remove Cmol.pro 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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  3. Remove suspicious extensions by clicking the Trash icon next to them. chrome-extensions-delete How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  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.
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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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  5. In Settings, under Search, there is a Manage search engines option. Select that. chrome-search-engines How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  3. Scroll down and press on Show advanced settings. chrome-settings How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  4. Find and press the Reset button. chrome-reset How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  5. In the confirmation window that appears, press Reset.

h) Remove Cmol.pro 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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  3. Select the Extensions tab, and remove all questionable extensions. mozilla-extensions How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  3. In General, click Restore to Default below the Home Page field. mozilla-options How to delete Cmol.pro virus

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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  4. Select the Refresh Firefox option. mozilla-reset How to delete Cmol.pro virus

k) Remove Cmol.pro 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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  3. Choose the Extensions tab.
  4. Uninstall all questionable extensions. safari-extensions How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  3. Choose from what time you want the history deleted, and press Clear History. safari-clear-history How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  4. Press on Safari at the top of the screen and select Preferences. safari-advanced How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  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 How to delete Cmol.pro virus
  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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