What can be mentioned about this infection

12startpage.com would become your homepage and new tabs if you have a certain hijacker installed on your computer. These infections need your permission to invade your PC and they get it without you even realizing. They are added to free programs as additional offers if you really want to implement the freeware, the only other way to block their setup is to uncheck them during freeware setup. The redirect virus won’t damage your PC directly, but it will change your browser’s settings and try to lead you to sponsored pages. The reason it even exists is it wishes to redirect you to sponsored web pages in order make pay-per-click profit. Even if the intruder isn’t damaging itself, it can easily reroute you to hazardous sites, and if you aren’t careful, you might end up with malicious software. So what we recommend you do is proceed with 12startpage.com elimination. 12startpage5.png
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Why delete 12startpage.com

Intruders are added to certain free program and you need to untick them to avoid unnecessary setup. Picking Default settings would be a mistake as it basically grants everything attached the permission to install. Advanced (Custom) settings are the way to go if you want to see adjoined offers. Make sure you unmark every single item. If you don’t take our warnings seriously, all attached offers will set up and will have to uninstall 12startpage.com and all others threats.

Normally, redirect viruses are identical and do similar things. The hijacker will change your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browser’s settings and make you unable to undo those modifications. If you don’t delete 12startpage.com from the PC, the redirect virus will annul any alterations you make. You should be aware that if you use the search engine provided on the web page, you will run into sponsored websites. This is done so that you would be directed to those websites and the redirect virus could generate income. You need to also be aware that you can be redirected to malevolent websites where malware is hiding. You need uninstall 12startpage.com before it can bring about trouble.

How to  remove 12startpage.com

It could be hard to find the redirect virus by yourself so by hand 12startpage.com elimination will take a while. It would be easier if you download a trustworthy anti-spyware tool that would erase 12startpage.com for your. No matter which way you opt for, make sure you get rid of it entirely so that it can’t restore itself.

Learn how to remove 12startpage.com from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall 12startpage.com

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start How to uninstall 12startpage.com
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program How to uninstall 12startpage.com

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner. win8-start How to uninstall 12startpage.com
  2. Click Control Panel and then Programs and Features. win8-control-panel How to uninstall 12startpage.com
  3. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win8-remove-program How to uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.com
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to uninstall 12startpage.com
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program How to uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.com
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove 12startpage.com from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear How to uninstall 12startpage.com
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons How to uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.com
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 How to uninstall 12startpage.com
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). ie-settings How to uninstall 12startpage.com
  2. Choose Internet Options, and then the Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced How to uninstall 12startpage.com
  3. Click Reset and check Delete personal settings in the new window. IE-reset How to uninstall 12startpage.com
  4. Click Reset again.

Step 3. Delete 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.com
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data How to uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.com
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove 12startpage.com from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.com

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu How to uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.com
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset How to uninstall 12startpage.com

Step 5. Remove 12startpage.com from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to uninstall 12startpage.com
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions How to uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.com
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to uninstall 12startpage.com

Step 6. Remove 12startpage.com from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu How to uninstall 12startpage.com
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions How to uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.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 uninstall 12startpage.com
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history How to uninstall 12startpage.com
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to uninstall 12startpage.com
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced How to uninstall 12startpage.com
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu How to uninstall 12startpage.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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