About this threat

Somenewsabout.com virus is believed to be a browser intruder that could install without your consent. Set up is normally accidental and many users feel puzzled about how it occurred. It spreads added to free software so if you encounter it residing in your PC, you most likely recently installed free software. No direct harm will be done your OS by the reroute virus as it’s not believed to be malware. Nevertheless, it may be able to bring about redirects to sponsored portals. Hijackers do not filter through the web pages so you can be led to one that would lead to a malevolent software contamination. It’s not encouraged to keep it as it will present no good features. You must delete Somenewsabout.com virus if you want to guard your OS.
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Browser hijacker distribution methods

Free applications oftentimes come with extra items. Advertising-supported software, hijackers and other potentially unnecessary utilities could come as those extra offers. Users frequently end up authorizing hijackers and other undesirable offers to enter since they do not opt for Advanced or Custom settings when setting up free software. Uncheck everything that becomes visible in Advanced settings. They will install automatically if you use Default settings because you will not be able to inspect for something added, and that permits those items to set up. If it arrived in your PC, abolish Somenewsabout.com virus.

Why should I remove Somenewsabout.com virus?

As soon as the hijacker arrives in your PC, expect to see modifications carried out to your browser’s settings. The hijacker’s promoted site will be set to load as your homepage. All leading browsers, like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, will have those alterations executed. And all your efforts in reversing the changes will go to waste unless you first eliminate Somenewsabout.com virus from your device. A search engine will be displayed on your new homepage but we don’t recommend using it since sponsored results will be inserted into results, in order to redirect you. This would occur because redirect viruses aim to to get money from increased traffic. Those reroutes can be remarkably bothersome since you will end up on all kinds of odd sites. We feel it is needed to say that the redirects won’t only be bothersome but also somewhat harmful. Be cautious of malevolent reroutes because they may lead to a more serious infection. If you wish to shield your PC, terminate Somenewsabout.com virus as soon as you see it residing in your computer.

Somenewsabout.com virus termination

It ought to be easiest if you got anti-spyware software and had it deleteSomenewsabout.com virus for you. If you opt for manual Somenewsabout.com virus elimination, you will have to find all connected applications yourself. We will provide guidelines to help you delete Somenewsabout.com virus in case you struggle with finding it.Download Removal Toolto remove Somenewsabout.com virus

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Learn how to remove Somenewsabout.com virus from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Somenewsabout.com virus

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start Somenewsabout.com virus Removal
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program Somenewsabout.com virus Removal

b) Windows 8/8.1

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

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 Somenewsabout.com virus Removal
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel Somenewsabout.com virus Removal
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program Somenewsabout.com virus Removal
 

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 Somenewsabout.com virus Removal
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove Somenewsabout.com virus from Internet Explorer

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

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

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

Step 4. Remove Somenewsabout.com virus from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions Somenewsabout.com virus Removal
  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 Somenewsabout.com virus Removal

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

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

Step 5. Remove Somenewsabout.com virus from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu Somenewsabout.com virus Removal
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions Somenewsabout.com virus Removal
  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 Somenewsabout.com virus Removal
  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 Somenewsabout.com virus Removal

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 Somenewsabout.com virus Removal
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset Somenewsabout.com virus Removal

Step 6. Remove Somenewsabout.com virus from Safari (Mac)

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

b) Reset Safari

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