What can be mentioned in regards to this infection

connection-protect.com is categorized as a browser hijacker, a relatively low-level threat that can arrive in abruptly. Most of the users may be lost when they run into the browser hijacker installed, as they don’t realize they themselves by chance installed it. It travels through software bundles so if you run into it inhabiting your operating system, you didn’t see it being adjoined when you installed free programs. A hijacker is not a malevolent virus and ought to not do any direct damage. Take into consideration, however, that you can be redirected to sponsored websites, as the browser hijacker wants to generate pay-per-click income. Reroute viruses do not check the pages so you might be led to one that would authorize malware to arrive in your device. You will gain nothing by permitting the hijacker to remain. Remove connection-protect.com to restore normal surfing.
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Reroute virus travel methods

Freeware usually travel along with added items. It could be all sorts of items, like ad-supported applications, reroute viruses and other kinds of not wanted utilities. Those added items are hiding in Advanced (Custom) settings so select those settings to evade installing all kinds of not wanted junk. Make sure you unmark everything that becomes visible in Advanced settings. If you select Default settings, you give those offers authorization to install automatically. It will be faster to unmark a few boxes than it would be to abolish connection-protect.com, so keep that in mind the next time you’re flying through setup.

Why should you remove connection-protect.com?

The second the redirect virus invades your machine, your browser’s settings will be modified. Your set homepage, new tabs and search engine have been set to the portal the redirect virus is advertising. It doesn’t really matter which browser you are using, whether it’s Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, because they will all have modified settings. If you wish to be able to undo the changes, you must make sure to first eraseconnection-protect.com. A search engine will be displayed on your new homepage but we don’t encourage using it because sponsored results will be implanted into results, in order to redirect you. The browser intruder aims to generate as much revenue as possible, which is why those reroutes would be happening. You will quickly grow tired of the redirect virus since it will carry out repeated reroutes to odd portals. Even if the browser intruder isn’t harmful itself, it can still cause serious outcomes. You could be led to some dangerous web page, where malware might be waiting, by those reroutes. To prevent this from occurring, uninstall connection-protect.com from your OS.

How to abolish connection-protect.com

If you are an inexperienced user, it would be easier for you to use anti-spyware programs to erase connection-protect.com. Going with by hand connection-protect.com removal means you will have to locate the hijacker yourself. You will see instructions to help you terminate connection-protect.com below this report.Download Removal Toolto remove connection-protect.com

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Learn how to remove connection-protect.com from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall connection-protect.com

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start How to remove connection-protect.com
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program How to remove connection-protect.com

b) Windows 8/8.1

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

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 remove connection-protect.com
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to remove connection-protect.com
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program How to remove connection-protect.com
 

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 remove connection-protect.com
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove connection-protect.com from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear How to remove connection-protect.com
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons How to remove connection-protect.com
  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 remove connection-protect.com
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 How to remove connection-protect.com
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

Step 3. Delete connection-protect.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 remove connection-protect.com
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data How to remove connection-protect.com
  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 remove connection-protect.com
  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 remove connection-protect.com
  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 remove connection-protect.com
  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 remove connection-protect.com
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove connection-protect.com from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to remove connection-protect.com
  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 remove connection-protect.com

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu How to remove connection-protect.com
  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 remove connection-protect.com
  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 remove connection-protect.com
  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 remove connection-protect.com
  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 remove connection-protect.com
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset How to remove connection-protect.com

Step 5. Remove connection-protect.com from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to remove connection-protect.com
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions How to remove connection-protect.com
  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 remove connection-protect.com
  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 remove connection-protect.com

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 remove connection-protect.com
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to remove connection-protect.com

Step 6. Remove connection-protect.com from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu How to remove connection-protect.com
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions How to remove connection-protect.com
  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 remove connection-protect.com
  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 remove connection-protect.com
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history How to remove connection-protect.com
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to remove connection-protect.com
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced How to remove connection-protect.com
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu How to remove connection-protect.com
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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