About this hijacker

search.hpdfconverterhub.com is a browser hijacker that could enter a system without the user realizing it. It is added to free programs as an extra item that unless unchecked will install alongside the freeware. The good news is that the browser intruder will not directly endanger your PC as it’s not a high-level contamination. That does not indicate, however, that it should be kept setup. You will notice that your Internet browser’s settings have been changed and redirects to sponsored websites are occurring. In addition to that, it could also redirect you to a site that damaging. Remove search.hpdfconverterhub.com as it provides nothing handy and unnecessarily puts your system at risk.

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Browser intruder spread methods

Browser hijackers are distributed through freeware packages. It needs to be said that those offers are not compulsory but most users set them up anyway because they make the mistake of picking Default mode during free programs installation. Everything that is hiding will be found in Advanced (Custom) settings so if you want to prevent unneeded items from setting up, ensure that you implement those settings. You need to be careful since a rather big number of items is added to freeware. Even if those offers aren’t terrible, as in they won’t directly affect your system, they might still be trouble. If you see it installed uninstall search.hpdfconverterhub.com.

Why should I terminate search.hpdfconverterhub.com

Upon entering, the redirect virus will right away modify your browser’s settings. Whether you are using Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox you will see that your homepage and new tabs have been altered to show the hijacker’s sponsored web page. You will probably try to invalidate the adjustments but until you delete search.hpdfconverterhub.com, you will not be able to do so. Your new homepage looks very simple, it will display a search engine and probably advertisements. Sponsored websites might be added among the proper results. Be vary of getting rerouted to dangerous websites because you may acquire malware. So if you want this not to happen, uninstall search.hpdfconverterhub.com from your computer.

search.hpdfconverterhub.com removal

By hand search.hpdfconverterhub.com uninstallation is doable so you could try that, just take into account that you will have to find the hijacker yourself. If you are having trouble, you can have anti-spyware terminate search.hpdfconverterhub.com. No matter which method you pick, make sure that you uninstall the hijacker entirely.

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Learn how to remove search.hpdfconverterhub.com from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall search.hpdfconverterhub.com

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner. win8-start How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  2. Click Control Panel and then Programs and Features. win8-control-panel How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  3. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win8-remove-program How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
 

c) Windows 10

  1. Search 'Control Panel'. The search option can be found in the Start menu, next to the Shutdown button.
  2. Select Control Panel in the results. win10-start How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
 

d) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and click Applications (left side of the window)
  2. Find the programs you want gone, right-click on them.
  3. Pick Move to Trash.mac-os-app-remove How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove search.hpdfconverterhub.com from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  3. Select on all questionable extensions from the list and press Disable.

a) Change Internet Explorer Homepage

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon).
  2. Choose Internet Options. ie-settings How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). ie-settings How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  2. Choose Internet Options, and then the Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  3. Click Reset and check Delete personal settings in the new window. IE-reset How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  4. Click Reset again.

Step 3. Delete search.hpdfconverterhub.com from Microsoft Edge

a) Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge.
  2. Press the three dots located on the top right, and press Settings. edge-settings How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  4. Ctrl + Alt + Delete together → Task Manager.
  5. In the Processes tab, find Microsoft Edge process and right-click on it. task-manager How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  6. Choose Go to details. If that is not an option, choose More details.
  7. Right mouse click on all Microsoft Edge processes, and choose End Task.

b) (Method 2)

Before you proceed, make copies of your data.
  1. Find C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe.
  2. Delete all the folders you see. edge-folder How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  3. Press Start, find the search option and type in Windows PowerShell.
  4. When it comes up in the results, right-click on it, choose Run as administrator. edge-powershell How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  5. In the Administrator: Windows PowerShell window that appears, type inGet-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32>. edge-powershell-script How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove search.hpdfconverterhub.com from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  3. Press the trash icon of all unwanted extensions. (You can also disable them if you are unsure about which should be removed). chrome-extensions-delete How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  2. Settings → On startup.
  3. Press on Manage startup pages, and choose Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  4. Click Add a new page and enter your preferred homepage.
  5. Click Add.
  6. Go back to Settings, and choose Search engine. chrome-search-engines How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  7. Click Manage search engines.
  8. Click the three dots next to the default search engine, and press Edit.
  9. Delete the malicious search engine, and type in your preferred one.
  10. Click Save.

b) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner). chrome-menu How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  2. Press Settings and scroll down to the bottom.
  3. Press Advanced, and scroll down to the very end where you will see a Reset option. chrome-settings How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar

Step 5. Remove search.hpdfconverterhub.com from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  3. Press Remove for all extensions you want gone. (You can also disable them until you decide whether you want to permanently delete them).

a) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  2. Press Options.
  3. In the General tab, delete the unwanted link in the home page field, and type in your preferred one. mozilla-options How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar

b) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner).
  2. Open the Help menu (question mark at the bottom). mozilla-troubleshooting How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar

Step 6. Remove search.hpdfconverterhub.com from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  3. Delete all strange extensions. (You can also disable them until you decide whether you want to permanently delete them).

a) Change Safari homepage

  1. Safari → Preferences → General. safari-menu How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  2. Delete the unwanted homepage, and put in the one you prefer.

b) Reset Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Clear History. safari-history How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu How to get rid of search.hpdfconverterhub.com Toolbar
If that did not solve the problem you are having, it is advised that you obtain anti-spyware software and allow it to perform a scan on your computer.

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