Amisites.com is a website with own search engine what help user finds anything on the Internet. But if you have a closer look you will see that Amisites.com is not so good and clean. This is browser hijacker that often installs stealthily and bring many changes to your browser. The worst part is that Amisites.com can easily infect many well known browsers such as Edge, Google Chrome, Opera, Mozila, Safari and Internet Eplorer, so every time you go online you will effect of this tricky virus. This hijacker also can track your browsing activity and use this data against you. This hijacker is really alike to other popular hijackers like Hohosearch.com, Youndoo.com or Nuesearch.com.
Often virus like Amisites.com appear after you install freeware from the Internet. Be really careful when you are installing any program (especial free) from the Internet. If you “Skip” installation then you should be ready that something can be installed on your computer without your permission. This simple step allows you to save your computer from virus in the future. So after Amisites.com becomes part of your system it will bring many changes into your computer. You will see Amisites.com.com as your new homepage and use its search engine as your default. Never ignore sites what was appearing on your computer without any notification. If you want to secure your personal information and protect your computer, you need to remove Amisites.com from your computer ASAP. Stay safe!
How to remove the Amisites.com
You are advised to have legal anti-malware program GridinSoft Anti-Malware, which helps you to remove automatically this unwanted program easily. Here it is shown easy steps, how to remove it. You can see them below this article. If you want to try to remove Amisites.com by yourself, you will find a simple guide further.
1. Automatic removal guide for Amisites.com :
If you decided to use the removal tool, all you need to do is to follow the steps:
Step 1. Download and install GridinSoft Anti-Malware from the button below:
The installation process is quite simple, you can choose the language you prefer most, before the process itself. After, you can choose the exact path, where anti-virus will be installed. Press “Next” button to proceed and installation process will begin. Please note that the program doesn’t remove viruses for free. You need to purchase a license if you want to remove viruses by Gridinsoft Anti-Malware. It’s still free to scan your system and find out what kind of infection you have.
Step 2. Run the scan on your PC
NOTE: Before you start to scan your computer, CLOSE ALL ACTIVE BROWSER WINDOWS on this time.
Every time when you run this anti-virus, it will start an automatic standard scan of your computer. You will have 5 seconds to cancel the scan if you don’t need it. Otherwise, the scan will begin. There are other ways to start scan manually. Just Press on “Scan” tab and the left-click on “Standard scan” or other kind of scan you need.
After you start the scanning process, you will see the screen with progress bar and alerts, that will show you what kind of malware, GridinSoft Anti-Malware found during the scan and the exact location of it.
Step 3. Apply actions to Amisites.com
When the scanning process of your PC will be finished, GridinSoft Anti-Malware will show you all threats, that were found on your PC and a list of actions, that you can Apply to them. First, you can select what kind of action you want to Apply to this add-on. Then, press “Apply” button to produce action and delete all threats.
Step 4. Reset your browser settings
NOTE: This operation will close all instances of selected browsers. Any unsaved changes will be lost. Please, save all work in progress before you continue.
When you have eliminated Amisites.com, we strongly recommend you to reset your browser settings. For that, you can go to “Tools” tab and press “Reset browser settings” button.
You will see the window with options. You can choose what Internet browser and the exact options you want to reset.
How to prevent the Amisites.com:
Removing the malicious browser add-on from your PC is a good thing. But it doesn’t mean, that you will be protected from the repeat infection. The best way to deal with this add-on is to not get infected in the first place. If you want to prevent the infection, follow the simple tip below:
- Do not install free applications from unreliable websites!
- If you did download this kind of program, select custom installation and remove any tick in the checkbox, that seems questionable.
- Use an anti-virus software on your PC.
- Scan your Computer at least once a week.
Also, you can activate the On-Run protection in GridinSoft Anti-Malware. To do that, go to the “Protection” tab and press “Start” button to the right of the label.
2. Manual removal guide for Amisites.com adware :
Removing Amisites.com should be your main concern. First, you must delete this add-on, as a software from your PC.
First of all close running applications on your Task Manager. Press (and hold) CTRL+ALT+DEL(Delete) or CTRL+Shift+Esc, press “Process” or “Detail” tab and find High Amisites.com.exe (if you can’t find it just ignore this step and move on). Also, it would be better if you check for Amisites.com folder and remove it. Often you can find such folder here:
Right after, cleaning all of the folders, you’ll be able to begin cleaning up the web browser. Before removing Amisites.com pop-ups, it’s necessary to totally reset the web browser. If you still think about manual removal of Amisites.com, follow these steps below:
Step 1. Amisites.com from your PC.
To delete Amisites.com from your computer, you can find the “Uninstall the program” tool on your Operation System:
Windows 8/8.1: Right-click on Start – Quick Access Menu – Control Panel – Uninstall a program. You will see the list of programs and software, that is installed on your PC. Find “Amisites.com“, click on it and press ‘Uninstall”.
Windows 7: Click on Start – Control Panel – Uninstall a program. You will see the list of programs and software, that is installed on your PC. Right-click on “Amisites.com” and press ‘Uninstall”.
Windows XP: Click on Start – Control Panel – Add/Remove Programs. Similar windows with the list of programs will show you. Right-click on “Amisites.com” and press “Remove”.
Step 2. Browser setting reset guide
After you have removed the Amisites.comyou will need to reset browser settings. To do it, follow the tips below:
If you have Google Chrome Browser go to the “Settings” tab (top right corner), choose “More Tolls” -> “Extensions”. There find Unknown extension and click on the Trash Can (Remove). Also go to the “Settings” tab again and choose “Settings”. Find there “Manage search engines..” and remove all search engines what you didn’t use.
If this didn’t work, then you need to reset the whole browser. For this go to the “Settings” and press “Show advanced settings”. At the bottom of the page, click “Reset settings” button.
Be aware! you will can lose all your saved passwords, bookmarks and other, so better save important information before doing this step!
Open settings by clicking on the icon in the top right corner. There go to “Add-ons” and choose “Extensions”. Find here the Amisites.com and Remove it!
If this didn’t work press the “Refresh Firefox” button in the right top corner. Be aware! you will can lose all your saved passwords, bookmarks and other, so better save important information before doing this step!
Click on Opera icon (top left corner) and choose
“Extensions”. Select “Extensions Manager” and disable the Amisites.com. If this wound enough – Opera users can reset settings by deleting “Operapref.ini file” in folder C:\Users\user_name\AppData\Roaming\Opera\Opera\”. Be aware! you will can lose all your saved passwords, bookmarks and other, so better save important information before doing this step!
Click on Cogwheel icon (top left corner) and Choose “Manage add-ons”. Find here Amisites.com and press “Disable” button.
If you still notice Amisites.com then you should reset whole browser option. Open “Tools” menu, then click “Internet options”. In the next window, click “Advanced” button and then press “Reset”. Be aware! you will can lose all your saved passwords, bookmarks and other, so better save important information before doing this step!
Click “More actions” button at the top right corner, then click “Settings”. Under Privacy, click on “Clear browsing data” button, check the items you want to delete, then click “Delete”. Be aware! you will can lose all your saved passwords, bookmarks and other, so better save important information before doing this step!
Open Safari, and click Safari -> Preferences -> Extensions -> Delete the Amisites.com.
Or click on Safari menu and find “Reset Safari…”. In the appeared window, select all items and click “Reset” button. Be aware! you will can lose all your saved passwords, bookmarks and other, so better save important information before doing this step!
We strongly recommend you to install the automatic removal tool GridinSoft Anti-Malware and follow the steps from Automatic removal guide for Amisites.com adware. You can find this guide higher. Use the link below to download the particular tool:
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