How to delete Hilons.com

What is an advertising-supported software

Pop-ups and reroutes like Hilons.com are generally occurring due to an advertising-supported program installed. The reason behind this ad-supported software infection was you not paying attention to how you were setting up a free application. Since ad-supported programs install silently and could work in the background, some users aren’t even notice the ad-supported program installing on their machines. What the ad-supported software will do is it will bombard your screen with invasive pop-up ads but because it’s not a dangerous computer virus, it won’t directly harm your device. However, by redirecting you to a harmful domain, a much more dangerous infection could arrive in your operating system. If you want for your operating system to stay safe, you will have to terminate Hilons.com.

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How does ad-supported software affect my machine

Adware may be able to install onto the computer without proper authorization from you, using free programs. It ought to be common knowledge that some freeware can arrive along with undesirable items. Adware,  reroute viruses and other potentially unneeded programs (PUPs) are among those that may get past. You need to avoid choosing Default mode when setting up something, as those settings will permit all types of offers to install. We encourage selecting Advanced or Custom instead. If you opt for Advanced instead of Default, you will be allowed to unmark all, so we advise you choose those. In order to bypass these types of infections, you should always use those setting.

You may start encountering ads as soon as the adware installs. Whether you are using Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, you might see the symptoms on all of them. Switching browsers will not help you bypass the adverts, you will have to remove Hilons.com if you want to remove them. You are coming across the advertisements because advertising-supported programs aim to make revenue.Adware might sometimes offer suspicious downloads, and you should never agree to them.Applications and updates should only be downloaded from reliable web pages and not strange pop-ups. In case you did not know, downloads from adware generated adverts may bring about a malware infection. Ad-supported software may also be the reason behind your device slowdown and browser crashes. Adware will only trouble you so we advise you uninstall Hilons.com as soon as possible.

Hilons.com termination

You may erase Hilons.com in two ways, depending on your knowledge with operating systems. We recommend you to obtain anti-spyware software for Hilons.com termination since that would be the fastest way. You can also erase Hilons.com manually but it can be more complicated because you’d need to do everything yourself, which might take time as finding the adware could be hard.


Learn how to remove Hilons.com from your computer

Step 1. Hilons.com Removal from Windows

a) Windows 7/XP

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

b) Windows 8

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

c) Windows 10

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

d) Mac OS X

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

Step 2. Delete Hilons.com from browsers

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

b) Remove Hilons.com from Internet Explorer

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

d) Reset Internet Explorer

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

e) Remove Hilons.com 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 Hilons.com
  3. Remove suspicious extensions by clicking the Trash icon next to them. chrome-extensions-delete How to delete Hilons.com
  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.

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 Hilons.com
  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 Hilons.com
  5. In Settings, under Search, there is a Manage search engines option. Select that. chrome-search-engines How to delete Hilons.com
  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 Hilons.com
  3. Scroll down and press on Show advanced settings. chrome-settings How to delete Hilons.com
  4. Find and press the Reset button. chrome-reset How to delete Hilons.com
  5. In the confirmation window that appears, press Reset.

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

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 Hilons.com
  4. Select the Refresh Firefox option. mozilla-reset How to delete Hilons.com

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