About this threat

WebCrawler.com is a hijacker that is to blame for the necessary modifications made to your machine. A lot of users might be lost when they notice the hijacker set up, as they don’t realize they themselves by accident installed it. reroute viruses are adjoined to free software, and this is referred to as packaging. A browser hijacker is not a dangerous piece of malware and shouldn’t harm. Nevertheless, it may be able to cause redirects to promoted websites. Those portals will not always secure so bear in mind that if you were to get redirected to a site that is not secure you could end up with malware on your operating system. We do not advise keeping it as it is rather useless to you. Abolish WebCrawler.com and you can go back to usual browsing. WebCrawler5.png
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How did the reroute virus arrive in your PC

Free programs oftentimes travel with added offers. It can be all kinds of items, like ad-supported software, browser hijackers and other kinds of unwanted tools. Those extra items could only be located in Advanced (Custom) mode so picking those settings will assist in avoiding browser hijacker and other unwanted tool set ups. All you need to do if there is something added is unmark it/them. If you select Default mode, you give those offers permission to install automatically. It will take much longer to abolish WebCrawler.com than it would to untick a few boxes, so take that into consideration the next time you are flying through setup.

Why should I uninstall WebCrawler.com?

As soon as the hijacker enters your PC, expect to see modifications performed to your browser’s settings. Your set home web page, new tabs and search engine have been set to the site the browser hijacker is advertising. Whether you are using Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, they will all have their settings modified. And all your efforts to reverse the alterations will be blocked unless you first uninstall WebCrawler.com from your computer. A search engine will be displayed on your new home website but we do not advise using it since sponsored results will be embedded into results, so as to redirect you. Reroute viruses want to create as much traffic as possible for websites so that owners get money, which is why you will be regularly redirected. You will quickly grow tired of the redirect virus since it will execute constant reroutes to weird websites. They are not only aggravating, however, they could also be damaging. You could be led to some dangerous page, where malware may be lurking, by those reroutes. If you want to shield your operating system, abolish WebCrawler.com as soon as you encounter it occupying your computer.

How to abolish WebCrawler.com

You should get anti-spyware software to completely delete WebCrawler.com. If you opt for by hand WebCrawler.com uninstallation, you will need to find all connected software yourself. We will present guidelines to help you terminate WebCrawler.com in case you struggle with locating it.Download Removal Toolto remove WebCrawler.com

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Learn how to remove WebCrawler.com from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall WebCrawler.com

a) Windows 7/XP

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

b) Windows 8/8.1

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

Step 2. Remove WebCrawler.com from Internet Explorer

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

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

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

Step 4. Remove WebCrawler.com from Google Chrome

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

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

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

Step 5. Remove WebCrawler.com from Mozilla Firefox

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

Step 6. Remove WebCrawler.com from Safari (Mac)

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

Step 7. Scan your computer with anti-malware software for WebCrawler.com removal.

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