Removing Search.htrackyourpackages.co (Browser Hijacker/Malware)

Jul 27th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog | 0 Comment

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When you are  constantly redirected you to Search.htrackyourpackages.co website and modifies your entire browser settings, it is possible that your computer is infected with a malicious and dangerous browser hijacker. But there’s no need to be panic. There are ways to remove the malware. You can do the instruction carefully as in the exact order to completely remove the Search.htrackyourpackages.co easily and completely in  short period of time.

Overview on Search.htrackyourpackages.co

Search.htrackyourpackages.co or simply a site to track your packages,  is a browser hijacker that promoted as with an enhanced and improved search engine. It comes with an attractive interface, so it looks real and genuine but actually it is completely harmful for the user computer. Basically looking at its interface, appearances and promises, most of the System user are easily believed on it. Look at how the homepage of Search.htrackyourpackages.co looks like :

What is Search.htrackyourpackages.co

Just like the other legitimate search engine including Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Microsoft Edge, Safari etc, it also comes along with a search box in the middle of the homepage (basically looking very familiar and legit) that claims user to provide the best and relevant search results. However, along with the  search box, it shows shortcut links of some most popular social sites like the Flipkart, Gmail, Yahoo, Facebook, YouTube, News etc. Also you will see a search box appeared that labeled as “Enter tracking number” to track your package. Despite of its legitimate appearances and promises, this hijacker still can’t be trusted, so you should not believed on it because such a site has been created by the team of cyber offenders for promotional and commercial purposes.

How does the Search.htrackyourpackages.co get through the system?

Search.htrackyourpackages.co is typically attached with the file which the user download or install from freeware or shareware. Basically, it spreads all over the System network through attaching itself to the free online sources. Therefore, you should to be very attentive and very much careful while downloading any freeware software packages into your computer. Always opt for Advanced or Custom option in the Setup Wizard is the good option to avoid such an infection. While downloading or installing any cost-free software or application, you must accept software license, meticulously read EULA, uncheck  all unknown program and select always trusted or legitimate sources.

Common Symptoms of Search.htrackyourpackages.co to watch out for:

  • Changes the browser’s search engine or default homepage to Search.htrackyourpackages.co.
  • Annoys the user screen with thousand of pesky pop-up ads and links.
  • Slows down overall System and Internet performance  and speed.
    • Blocks user to perform normal surfing or browsing  the web.
  • Opens System backdoor and injects serious threats to further infects the computer.

 

How to Uninstall Search.htrackyourpackages.co Manually From Windows PC

In order to do it, it is advised that, start your PC in safe mode by just following the steps:-

Step 1. Restart your computer and Press F8 button until you get the next window.

Step 2. After that on the new screen you should select Safe Mode option to continue this process.

 

Show Hidden Files As Follows :

Step 1. Go to Start Menu >> Control Panel >> Folder Option.

Step 2. Now Press View Tab >> Advance Setting category >> Hidden Files or Folders.

Step 3. Here you need to tick in Show hidden files, folder or drives.

Step 4. Finally hit Apply and then OK button and at the end close the current Window.

 

Delete Search.htrackyourpackages.co From Different Web browsers

Google Chrome

Steps 1. Start Google Chrome and hot Menu icon at the top right corner of the screen and then select Settings option.

Step 2. Here you need to select required search provider in Search option.

Step 3. You can also manage search engine and make it your personalize setting by clicking on Make it default button.

 

Reset Google Chrome

Step 1. Get Menu Icon >> Settings >> Reset settings >> Reset

 

Mozilla Firefox:

Step 1. Start Mozilla Firefox >> Setting icon >> Options.

Step 2. Press Search option and pick required search provider to make it default and also remove Search.htrackyourpackages.co from here.

Step 3. You can also add other search option on your Mozilla Firefox.

 

Reset Mozilla Firefox

Step 1. Choose Settings >> Open Help Menu >> Troubleshooting >> Reset Firefox

Step 2. Again click Reset Firefox to eliminate Search.htrackyourpackages.co in easy clicks.

 

Internet Explorer

If you want to remove Search.htrackyourpackages.co from Internet Explorer then please follow these steps.

Step 1. Start your IE browser and select Gear icon >> Manage Add-ons.

Step 2. Choose Search provider >> Find More Search Providers.

Step 3. Here you can select your preferred search engine.

Step 4. Now Press Add to Internet Explorer option >> Check out Make this my Default Search Engine Provider From Add Search Provider Window and then click Add option.

Step 5. Finally relaunch the browser to apply all modification.

 

Reset Internet Explorer

Step 1. Click on Gear Icon >> Internet Options >> Advance Tab >> Reset >> Tick Delete Personal Settings >> then press Reset to remove Search.htrackyourpackages.co completely.

 

How to change your browser’s homepage

Microsoft Internet Explorer

  1. Lunch the browser.
  2. Press Alt+T and click Internet Options.
  3. Erase http://search.htrackyourpackages.co/
  4. Enter a new URL.
  5. Click OK.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Lunch the browser.
  2. Press Alt+T.
  3. Click Options and select General.
  4. Erase Search.htrackyourpackages.co and enter a new address.

Google Chrome

  1. Lunch the browser.
  2. Press Alt+F keys.
  3. Select Settings.
  4. Click Set pages.
  5. Erase http://search.htrackyourpackages.co/
  6. Enter a new URL
  7. Click OK.

 

Basic steps of SpyRemover Pro:

Step 1. Run SpyRemover Pro installer

Click on the .exe file that just downloaded in the lower right corner of your browser window.

 

Step 2.  Click Yes

Click Yes to accept the User Account Control settings dialog.

 

Step 3. Foll0w setup instructions

Follow the instructions to get SpyRemover Pro set up on your computer and you will be good to go!

 

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Why is automatic removal more recommendable?

  1. You know only one virus name: “Search.htrackyourpackages.co“, but the truth is you have infected by a bunch of viruses.
    The SpyRemover Pro program detects this threat and all others.
  2. SpyRemover Pro is quite fast! You need only few minutes to check your PC.
  3. SpyRemover Pro  uses the special features to remove hard in removal viruses. If you remove a virus manually, it can prevent deleting using a self-protecting module, it takes hours and may damage your PC. If you even delete the virus, it may recreate himself by a stealthy module which you don’t want.
  4. SpyRemover Pro is  compatible with any antivirus.
  5. SpyRemover Pro is convenient to use.

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