About this contamination in short

TheDocToPDF Search is regarded as a browser hijacker, a rather minor contamination that should not do direct harm to your OS. Set up is normally accidental and a lot of users feel puzzled about how it happened. Redirect viruses are commonly seen spreading using a free application bundles. It will not directly endanger your system as it’s not considered to be dangerous. Nevertheless, it could reroute to sponsored pages. Redirect viruses don’t filter through the websites so you could be redirected to one that would allow malware to arrive in your device. You will get nothing by keeping the reroute virus. You must delete TheDocToPDF Search if you want to shield your PC. TheDocToPDF_Search2.png
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Browser hijacker distribution methods

It may not be known to many users that freeware frequently has extra items adjoined. Adware, browser intruders and other potentially undesirable utilities might come as those extra offers. Those attached offers are hiding in Advanced (Custom) mode so if you don’t pick those settings, you will set up browser hijackers or other unwanted utilities. All you need to do if there is something added is uncheck it/them. By selecting Default settings, you give those items permission to set up automatically. It will be faster to uncheck a few boxes than having to uninstall TheDocToPDF Search, so keep that in mind the next time you rush through setup.

Why must you uninstall TheDocToPDF Search?

Your browser’s settings will be modified as soon as the redirect virus is set up. You will notice that your homepage, new tabs and search engine have been set to the page the hijacker is promoting. It It will be capable of affecting all popular browsers, like Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. If you wish to be able to undo the modifications, you will have to first removeTheDocToPDF Search. Your new home web page will have a search engine, and we don’t advise using as it will expose you to plenty of sponsored content, so as to reroute you. Hijackers perform those reroutes to strange sites since the more traffic the portal receives, the more income owners get. You will quickly grow frustrated with the hijacker since it will perform regular reroutes to strange websites. While those reroutes are certainly annoying they can also be rather harmful. Be careful of damaging redirects since they could lead to a more severe contamination. If you want this to not happen, erase TheDocToPDF Search from your device.

TheDocToPDF Search removal

If you’re an inexperienced user, it would be easier for you to use anti-spyware applications to erase TheDocToPDF Search. If you opt for by hand TheDocToPDF Search elimination, you will need to find all related applications yourself. However, instructions on how to eliminate TheDocToPDF Search will be presented below this article.Download Removal Toolto remove TheDocToPDF Search

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Learn how to remove TheDocToPDF Search from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall TheDocToPDF Search

a) Windows 7/XP

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

b) Windows 8/8.1

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

Step 2. Remove TheDocToPDF Search from Internet Explorer

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

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

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

Step 4. Remove TheDocToPDF Search from Google Chrome

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

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

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

Step 5. Remove TheDocToPDF Search from Mozilla Firefox

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

Step 6. Remove TheDocToPDF Search from Safari (Mac)

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