Sometimes, users will find that the default homepage of their browsers are redirected or changed to an uncommon website even though they don’t do anything to the browser settings. These suspicious websites will recommend a lot of ads or promoting news, this lure sometimes can throw down the users as the price promised there is much cheaper than that in the store. So users will find these search tools are very useful and keep them on the PC. Scangoogle.ru is one of them, but we classify it as a hijacker.
Scangoogle.ru will fake giving searching service to cheat users ‘credits. The ads released to the users may come from its partner malware. It could change the settings of the browsers, and give safe room for malware and viruses. Thus, we think that it gives the dangerous things a opened door to your system center. It can also open some wrong websites for you automatically. If you are doing some public presentations, your reputation may be ruined for this. So we think you should uproot it before this happens.
The Scangoogle.ru is a hijacker and it is hard for users to remove it. Even though users have detected it, they will try to remove it manually and never bow to any threats. In this way, we think you would better to follow our instructions which can help you to get rid of Scangoogle.ru and fix the former browsers in the same time. It is easy to operate and what you should do is to follow it. Please check in the below.
Step by step instructions how to remove Scangoogle.ru virus.
STEP 1. Remove Scangoogle.ru virus from the system
- First of all, you need to download and install GridinSoft Trojan Killer (here or from the product page):
- Return to main screen and choose the type of scan.
- Start the scan and wait untill it`s finished:
- After the scan is completed, you need to click on “Cure PC!” button to remove Scangoogle.ru virus:
- Now your system is free from annoying Scangoogle.ru browser extension!
STEP 2. Remove Scangoogle.ru virus from your browser
First of all, Scangoogle.ru is a virus what can be realy dangerous. So, here is the simple way to remove them from your computer. You just need to reset your browser settings. To do this automatically and for free, you can use the Reset Browser Settings tool from GridinSoft.
- Open the program and click on the Reset browser settings button.
- Select when options you want to reset and press “Reset“
Wait untill Trojan Killer sets selected options to the default state. Successful results will be checked with green checkmark.
Video guide bellow display how to remove Scangoogle.ru from your system completaly:
STEP 3. Scangoogle.ru prevention
- Avoid advertisements, you shouldn’t click on any ads and pop-ups in your browser, this can lead to the redirection on potentially viral pages!
- Spam messages from email, attached files in emails can appear to be malicious in most cases. Don’t download or open such attachments they can be infected with adware of malware!
- Surfing the internet, there are millions of phishing website on the internet. Each one of them can be very dangerous for your computer. Avoid such pages, try only reliable and trusted websites!
- Pay attention to what you install, there are tons of hijackers and malicious program that are being installed through bundled applications and downloaders. Don’t install any suspicious program and files, always check signer before proceding further!
By following this removal instruction we hope you will deal with Scangoogle.ru virus once and for all. In case you have any problems or this virus is still inside, leave a comment below or contact our Support Team.