About this threat

Get Quick Directions virus is a hijacker not categorized as a serious threat. A lot of users might be confused about how setup occurs, as they do not realize they themselves accidentally set it up. The most frequent way browser intruders travel is through freeware packages. A hijacker is not a malevolent piece of malware and shouldn’t harm your OS in a direct way. Be aware, however, that you could be rerouted to sponsored sites, as the reroute virus aims to create pay-per-click income. Those portals won’t always safe so if you visited a unsafe site, you could end up authorizing a much more severe infection to enter your operating system. You will get nothing by keeping the hijacker. Delete Get Quick Directions virus to restore usual browsing.
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What methods do hijackers use to install

Freeware often travel with additional offers. The list includes adware, browser hijackers and other kinds of not wanted applications. People usually end up setting up browser intruders and other undesirable offers since they don’t choose Advanced or Custom settings during a free program installation. If there are additional offers, all you should do is untick the boxes. Default settings will not show anything added so by selecting them, you are essentially authorizing them to set up automatically. Having to terminate Get Quick Directions virus would take much longer than it would to unmark a few boxes, so keep that in mind the next time you’re flying through setup.

Why should you remove Get Quick Directions virus?

The second the hijacker enters your PC, your browser’s settings will be modified. The hijacker’s promoted site will be set to load as your homepage. It It will be capable of affecting most browsers you have set up, including Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. Reversing the changes may not be possible without you making sure to eliminate Get Quick Directions virus first. We suggest avoiding to use the search engine displayed on your new homepage as sponsored results will be implanted into results, so as to redirect you. Browser intruders execute those redirects to weird pages since more traffic means more revenue for owners. You will quickly grow frustrated with the browser intruder as it will execute constant reroutes to odd sites. We feel it is needed to mention that the redirects will not only be bothersome but also somewhat damaging. Be cautious of malicious reroutes because they may lead to a more severe threat. If you wish this to not occur, abolish Get Quick Directions virus from your system.

How to eliminate Get Quick Directions virus

In order to remove Get Quick Directions virus, we suggest you use anti-spyware software. Going with by hand Get Quick Directions virus elimination means you will have to identify the hijacker yourself. Still, guidelines on how to erase Get Quick Directions virus will be placed below this article.Download Removal Toolto remove Get Quick Directions virus

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Learn how to remove Get Quick Directions virus from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Get Quick Directions virus

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program Remove Get Quick Directions virus

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner. win8-start Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  2. Click Control Panel and then Programs and Features. win8-control-panel Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  3. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win8-remove-program Remove Get Quick Directions virus
 

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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program Remove Get Quick Directions virus
 

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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove Get Quick Directions virus from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). ie-settings Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  2. Choose Internet Options, and then the Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  3. Click Reset and check Delete personal settings in the new window. IE-reset Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  4. Click Reset again.

Step 3. Delete Get Quick Directions virus 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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  4. Ctrl + Alt + Delete together → Task Manager.
  5. In the Processes tab, find Microsoft Edge process and right-click on it. task-manager Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove Get Quick Directions virus from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  2. Settings → On startup.
  3. Press on Manage startup pages, and choose Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset Remove Get Quick Directions virus

Step 5. Remove Get Quick Directions virus from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus

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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset Remove Get Quick Directions virus

Step 6. Remove Get Quick Directions virus from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  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 Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  2. Delete the unwanted homepage, and put in the one you prefer.

b) Reset Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Clear History. safari-history Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced Remove Get Quick Directions virus
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu Remove Get Quick Directions virus
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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