About browser hijackers

Stream Radio Live will perform modifications to your browser which is why it is considered to be a hijacker. You probably installed some kind of free application recently, and it came together with a browser hijacker. Such infections are why it is important that you are vigilant when you install programs. While hijackers are not harmful infections themselves, their behavior is somewhat dubious. Your browser’s home website and new tabs will be set to load the hijacker’s promoted website instead of your normal page. Your search engine will also be changed, and it might insert sponsored links among the legitimate results. The redirects are carried out so that the owners of those web pages can earn income from traffic and advertisements. Some people end up with malicious software via these types of redirects since some hijackers are able to redirect to sites that are full of malicious software. The malicious software infection that you could get might bring about much more serious outcomes, so make sure you avoid it. You may consider hijackers beneficial but the features that they provide could be found in trustworthy plug-ins, ones that will not pose a threat to your OS. You may also notice more personalized sponsored content, and that is because the redirect virus is tracking what you search for, collecting data about your activity. Furthermore, problematic third-parties could be given access to that information. All of this is why it is essential that you uninstall Stream Radio Live. Stream_Radio_Live3.png
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What does it do

You likely got the hijacker was when you were installing freeware. It’s doubtful that people would pick to install them willingly, so freeware bundles is the most likely method. The reason this method is so broadly used is because users act carelessly when installing programs, missing all indications that something might be attached. The items are hiding and if you rush, you have no chance of seeing them, and you not seeing them means you’ll be permitting them to install. Don’t select Default mode as they won’t show anything. Advanced or Custom settings, on the other hand, will make the offers visible. If you don’t want to deal with constant unknown software, deselect every box that becomes visible. Just uncheck the offers that appear, and you may then continue installing the free program. Blocking the threat from the very beginning can can go a long way to save you a lot time because dealing with it later will be time-consuming. You also have to be more vigilant about where you get your software from because by choosing untrustworthy sources, you’re boosting your chances of getting an infection.

If a hijacker is installed, it’s doubtful you would not be aware of it. It will alter your browser’s settings, set a strange site as your homepage, new tabs and search engine, and it will be done without having to get your consent. Major browsers such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox will probably be affected. And until you eliminate Stream Radio Live from the computer, the site will greet you every time your browser is opened. The browser hijacker will keep nullifying the alterations back so there’s no use in wasting time trying to modify anything. If the browser redirect alters your search engine, every time you do a search through browser’s address bar or the presented search box, you’d get doubtful results. It’s likely you will come across search results containing sponsored links, since the infection’s prime intention is to reroute you. Redirect viruses will reroute to sponsored sites since they want to help owners make income. When there are more visitors to engage with advertisements, owners are able to make more money. Frequently those pages have little to do with what you are were actually looking for. There will be cases, however, where they might look real at first, if you were to search ‘virus’, web pages promoting bogus security software might come up, and they might appear to be legitimate at first. Some of those pages might even be malicious program-ridden. In addition, the browser redirect could monitor your Internet browsing and collect certain kind of information about you. Third-parties might also access the information, and then use it to create more customized adverts. The data could also be used by the hijacker for the purposes of creating sponsored content which you would be more likely to click on. While the threat is not the most damaging one, you need to still remove Stream Radio Live. And after you finish the process, you should be authorized to alter your browser’s settings.

Stream Radio Live elimination

While the infection isn’t as severe as some others, it still is suggested that you erase Stream Radio Live as soon as possible. You will have to pick from two options, by hand and automatic, for ridding your computer of the browser hijacker. By hand method means you will need to do everything yourself, including locating the threat. If you’re not sure what to do, you may use the instructions we’ve put below this report. If you follow them accordingly, you should have no trouble. The other option might be right for you if you have never dealt with this kind of thing. In that case, it might be best if you download anti-spyware software, and dispose of the threat using it. Anti-spyware software is made for the intention of eliminating such threats, so the elimination process should not be an issue. Try modifying your browser’s settings, if you could do it, the threat was successfully terminated. The browser hijacker remains if what you modify in settings is reversed. Try to block not wanted software from installing in the future, and that means you should be more attentive when installing programs. Good tech habits can do a lot in keeping a system clean.Download Removal Toolto remove Stream Radio Live

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Learn how to remove Stream Radio Live from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Stream Radio Live

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start How to remove Stream Radio Live
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program How to remove Stream Radio Live

b) Windows 8/8.1

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

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 Stream Radio Live
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to remove Stream Radio Live
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program How to remove Stream Radio Live
 

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 Stream Radio Live
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove Stream Radio Live from Internet Explorer

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

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

Step 3. Delete Stream Radio Live 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 Stream Radio Live
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data How to remove Stream Radio Live
  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 Stream Radio Live
  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 Stream Radio Live
  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 Stream Radio Live
  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 Stream Radio Live
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove Stream Radio Live from Google Chrome

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

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

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

Step 5. Remove Stream Radio Live from Mozilla Firefox

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

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 Stream Radio Live
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to remove Stream Radio Live

Step 6. Remove Stream Radio Live from Safari (Mac)

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