How to delete Directions.cm

About this browser hijacker

Directions.cm is a doubtful browser hijacker that may redirect you to create traffic. These types of unneeded redirect viruses will take over your Internet browser and make unwanted changes to it. Although they do annoy countless users with unacceptable changes and questionable reroutes, hijackers aren’t seen as harmful risks. They don’t directly endanger your OS but you are more likely to encounter damaging malware. Browser hijackers do not filter through the pages they will reroute users to, thus malevolent software can install if one were to enter an infected web page. You could be redirected to bizarre portals by the questionable page, so users ought to uninstall Directions.cm.

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Why oneought to eradicate Directions.cm?

Your OS is corrupted with Directions.cm because you have set up freeware and missed added offers. Probably undesired software, like browser intruders and advertising-supported applications added to it. They are not dangerous, nevertheless they could be infuriating. You are led to believe that choosing Default mode when setting up freeware is the right solution, still we should notify you that that is not the scenario. Adjoined items will install automatically if you select Default mode. Choose Advanced or Custom setup mode if users do not wish to need to eliminate Directions.cm or similar. You should only continue on with the installation after you untick the boxes of all extra offers.

Like the tittle implies, redirect viruses will take over your browser. It is useless investing effort into changing browsers. Certain users may be shocked when they find that Directions.cm was set as your homepage and new tabs. These of adjustments are made without you knowing, and in order to change the settings, you would first need to erase Directions.cm and then manually modify the settings. The presented search bar will implant adverts into the results. Don’t have expectations that it will show you trustworthy results because redirect viruses exist to reroute. You may be routed to malware, thus one should evade them. We strongly suggest that one should remove Directions.cm because all the browser hijacker offers could be discovered somewhere else.

Directions.cm termination

Being aware of its location will help you to erase Directions.cm. If one comes across complications, however, one should utilize a trustworthy elimination tool to remove this exact risk. Full Directions.cm eradication will most probably repair your browser issues regarding this risk.

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Learn how to remove Directions.cm from your computer

Step 1. Directions.cm Removal from Windows

a) Windows 7/XP

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

b) Windows 8

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

c) Windows 10

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

d) Mac OS X

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

Step 2. Delete Directions.cm from browsers

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

b) Remove Directions.cm from Internet Explorer

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

d) Reset Internet Explorer

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

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

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

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 Directions.cm
  4. Select the Refresh Firefox option. mozilla-reset How to delete Directions.cm

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