Taltanhes.info is a browser hijacker that must have entered your computer together with free software. You need to start paying closer attention to how you install free programs because you essentially allowed Taltanhes.info to enter your computer yourself. It was attached to freeware and was set to install unless you manually deselected it.
It is not considered to be a malicious computer virus nor should you worry about it harming your computer directly. However, it will change your browser’s settings and track your browsing sessions. Most hijackers intend to redirect users to sponsored pages and some of those redirects could lead to a malware infection. However, it does not seem like Taltanhes.info is aiming to make income by redirecting you. It will track your browsing thus you should uninstall Taltanhes.info .
Browser hijackers use software bundles to spread. That means that they are attached to free software in a way that allows them to install automatically. To prevent these unwanted installations, you need to use Advanced or Custom settings when installing freeware. Those settings will allow you to deselect what has been added. All you have to do is uncheck a couple of boxes. If you rush through the process in Default settings, do not be surprised if you end up with all kinds of unwanted items on your computer. And if it has already installed, make sure that you delete Taltanhes.info .
Step by step instructions how to remove Taltanhes.info virus.
STEP 1. Remove Taltanhes.info virus from the system
First of all, Taltanhes.info is a browser extension, like many others. So, here is the simple way to remove them from the browser and get your homepage and search engine back. 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.
- 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 Taltanhes.info virus:
- Now your system is free from annoying Taltanhes.info browser extension!
STEP 2. Remove Taltanhes.info virus from your browser
- Reset Browser Setting is a tool, included to the complex anti-malware program. So, first of all, you need to download and install GridinSoft Trojan Killer (here or from the product page):
- 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 Taltanhes.info from your system completaly:
STEP 3. Taltanhes.info 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 Taltanhes.info 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.