About this hijacker

Go.mail.ru is is a redirect virus contamination that will arrive into your OS without you noticing. It is adjoined to free programs as an additional offer that unless unmarked will set up together with the free applications. The good news is that the hijacker will not directly endanger your machine as it is not an extreme infection. Nevertheless, it ought to go. It will change your browser’s settings and will redirect you to strange page. You need to be cautious of those reroutes because you may end up on malware sites. Since you get nothing from this you really should remove Go.mail.ru.

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Hijacker spread methods

The most possible way you obtained the threat is through freeware, as they are adjoined as extra items. The usage of Default settings is usually the reason why so many users set them up, even if they are optional. You will discover everything in Advanced or Custom mode so if you want to prevent unnecessary offers from uninstalling, ensure that you use those settings. There are a lot of freeware that travel with adjoined items, so make sure you pay attention to avoid unneeded installations. While those items are not dangerous, as in they will not directly affect your OS, they may still cause unwanted consequences. This is why you need to remove Go.mail.ru.

Why should I eliminate Go.mail.ru

Upon entrance, the redirect virus will right away alter your browser’s settings. Whenever your Internet browser is launched, whether it’s Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, you will encounter the hijacker’s advertised website loading instead of your typical homepage. It will be evident rather quickly that you can not modify the settings back without first having to uninstall Go.mail.ru. Your new homepage is pretty basic, it will show a search engine and possibly advertisements. The given search tool might insert advertisement web pages into the search results. The hijacker mainly aims to reroute you to generate revenue but those search results may be capable of directing you to dubious web pages and that might result in a serious malicious program contamination. If you want to stop this from happening, delete Go.mail.ru from your operating system.

Go.mail.ru removal

By hand Go.mail.ru uninstallation is possible so you can attempt that, just keep in mind that you will need to find the hijacker yourself. You can also employ professional deletion applications to remove Go.mail.ru and it ought to be the easiest way as it will do everything for you. Whichever way you use, ensure that you erase the hijacker entirely.

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Learn how to remove Go.mail.ru from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Go.mail.ru

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start Remove Go.mail.ru
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program Remove Go.mail.ru

b) Windows 8/8.1

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

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 Go.mail.ru
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel Remove Go.mail.ru
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program Remove Go.mail.ru
 

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 Go.mail.ru
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove Go.mail.ru from Internet Explorer

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

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

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

Step 4. Remove Go.mail.ru from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions Remove Go.mail.ru
  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 Go.mail.ru

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

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

Step 5. Remove Go.mail.ru from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu Remove Go.mail.ru
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions Remove Go.mail.ru
  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 Go.mail.ru
  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 Go.mail.ru

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 Go.mail.ru
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset Remove Go.mail.ru

Step 6. Remove Go.mail.ru from Safari (Mac)

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