About this infection

Search.stosgame.com is a reroute virus not classified as a critical infection. Very rarely do users set up the redirect virus willingly and most of the time, they aren’t even aware of how it occurred. It travels via program packages so if it’s on your computer, you didn’t see it being attached when you installed free applications. A reroute virus is not a malicious piece of malware and should not do any direct damage. It will, however, redirect to sponsored websites. Redirect viruses do not guarantee the sites are secure so you might be redirected to one that would lead to a malevolent software contamination. It will not provide any handy services to you, so it ought to not be permitted to remain. Delete Search.stosgame.com for everything to return to normal. Search.stosgame_.com-_6.jpg
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Hijacker distribution ways

You may not know that added items travel along with free software. Adware, redirect viruses and other potentially undesirable utilities might come as those added items. Users generally end up setting up browser hijackers and other undesirable utilities since they don’t opt for Advanced (Custom) settings when setting up free applications. All you need to do if there is something attached is deselect it/them. By opting for Default mode, you give those items authorization to set up automatically. If it arrived in your operating system, terminate Search.stosgame.com.

Why should I delete Search.stosgame.com?

Your browser’s settings will be altered as soon as you set up the redirect virus. The hijacker’s promoted site will be set as your homepage, new tabs and search engine. It It will be capable of affecting all main browsers, including Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. And unless you first delete Search.stosgame.com, you might not be able to alter the settings back. Your new homepage will have a search engine, and we do not advise using as it will implant sponsored contents into the legitimate search results, in order to redirect you. Hijackers want to create as much traffic as possible for websites so that owners get profit, which is why you will be regularly redirected. You will quickly grow tired of the browser intruder as it will constantly reroute you to odd sites. They aren’t only troublesome, however, they may also pose certain harm. You might happen upon malevolent program when being rerouted, so the redirects are not always harmless. it doesn’t belong on your PC.

How to eliminate Search.stosgame.com

Using anti-spyware applications software to erase Search.stosgame.com should be the easiest way since everything would be done for you. If you opt for by hand Search.stosgame.com uninstallation, you will need to locate all connected programs yourself. Still, instructions on how to delete Search.stosgame.com will be shown below this article.Download Removal Toolto remove Search.stosgame.com

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Learn how to remove Search.stosgame.com from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Search.stosgame.com

a) Windows 7/XP

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

b) Windows 8/8.1

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

Step 2. Remove Search.stosgame.com from Internet Explorer

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

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

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

Step 4. Remove Search.stosgame.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 Search.stosgame.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 Search.stosgame.com

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

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

Step 5. Remove Search.stosgame.com from Mozilla Firefox

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

Step 6. Remove Search.stosgame.com from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu How to uninstall Search.stosgame.com
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions How to uninstall Search.stosgame.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 Search.stosgame.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 Search.stosgame.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 Search.stosgame.com
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to uninstall Search.stosgame.com
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced How to uninstall Search.stosgame.com
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu How to uninstall Search.stosgame.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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