Tohotweb.com uninstall guide (browser hijacker)

Some PCs currently connected to the world wide web are really vulnerable to the risk of being infected with Tohotweb.com. So, what exactly does it stand for and why did it appear in the home page of your browser today? This tutorial will give answers to all these important questions.


Tohotweb.com
Tohotweb.com

Tohotweb.com is most commonly integrated with the installers of many other free applications. For example, you might decide to download and install some excellent tool to convert audio files to other formats, or any other software whatsoever. Each time you do so, please always pay attention to the installation guidelines set forth in the setup wizards.

To remove Tohotweb.com from your system we recommend that you scan the system with GridinSoft AntiMalware, the reputable antispyware program. What you should do is to scan the system with this tool, remove all the infections it finds and to reset your browsers with its help. Feel free to get in touch with us at any time.


Tohotweb.com automatic removal tool:

Tohotweb.com removal steps:

  • Download GridinSoft AntiMalware and scan your computer with it.
  • Click on “Apply” to remove all infections found after the scan is completed:
  • Apply actions by GridinSoft AntiMalware

  • Shut down all your available browsers.
  • In GridinSoft AntiMalware click on “Tools” and then on “Reset browser settings“:
  • Built-in utility of GridinSoft AntiMalware to reset browser settings

  • Follow the instructions, select browsers you need to be reset, and click on “Reset” button. Finally, restart your computer to apply all made changes:
  • Options to reset browsers with GridinSoft AntiMalware

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft AntiMalware:

How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Tohotweb.com in the future.

GridinSoft AntiMalware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:

Enabling Real-Time Protection by GridinSoft AntiMalware

This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft AntiMalware and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):

Malicious item blocked by GridinSoft AntiMalware

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