How To Remove : Change As Homepage

How To Remove : Change As Homepage
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Previously we have discussed about… which is a nasty browser hijacker virus. Well similar to this nasty search engine, our experts have discovered one more which act just like it.. which is named as This is also deemed as browser hijacker, because it will show the same consequences of a browser hijacker virus on the compromised system. Both the search engine is provide by the same company Eightpoint Technologies Ltd. It is also distributed by Polarity Technologies Ltd. under it’s own license. It get set as your default web engine by replacing the main domain. This will force you to work on it, search any query through this search engine. This is why you must eliminate from the system.english_download

This type of search engine will not set as the default domain automatically, unless you have been infected with some adware program. In this case our team have found that due to nasty installation of browser toolbar which is responsible to infecting the system with this browser hijacker virus. Well the same thing happen with the previous search domain, it was also bring into the system by a browser toolbar. However the removal of these toolbar is very easy as you know. will easily set as your default searching site due to the browser toolbar name “Live Sports Online Now”. This toolbar can get into the system via few freeware application, this can also be sneak into the system via malicious sites. So next time you surf the internet of install any application from net make sure you don’t get infected with this kind of virus. Now the question is what can this do to the infected system :

  • It will set as your default homepage.
  • Make few modification to the browser settings.
  • Add shortcuts to the desktop.
  • Bring more nasty toolbar to the infected system.
  • Always show pop-ups ads to promote their sites and products.


There are lost more harmful effects of caused on the compromised system. This search is linked with many different sports site, which provide you live score and latest news about the sports and about your favorite players. Even it will show the current weather of your native place. This nasty domain will tell you to subscribe the latest news feed, which it will show as a pop-up Windows every time. These all good thinking, turn into malicious function, because the hacker have design it only to gain benefits from the users.

Whenever you search any thing on it will not show you the real result in first attempt. In fact many other unwanted page will start appearing on the system, this page will bring more and more virus on the system. This is why you must change this as from the default homepage and default search engine.

How to change as the home page?


  • Click the Chrome menu icon.
  • Go to “Settings” from the menu.
  • In the “Settings” page under “Appearance” >> check the “Show Home Button” box.

  • A “New Tab page” option should appear below.
  • Select “Change” to set your home page.


  • Click the Firefox menu icon.
  • Select “Options” from the menu >> Select the “General” option.

  • To set your home page, set “When Firefox start” to “Show my home page” and enter the URL address you want to set the home page to in the “Home Page” section.

Internet Explorer

  • Click the Internet Explorer tools icon.
  • Select “Internet Options” from the menu.
  • On the “General” tab, locate the “Home page” section.

  • Enter the URL address of the site you want the home page set.
  • Select “Apply” and then tap “OK” to save your changes.

How to change as the default search?


  • Click the Chrome menu icon.
  • Navigate to “Settings” from the menu.
  • Go to the “Search” section on the page.

  • Open the drop-down menu located in that section.
  • Select the search provider that you would like as your default from the menu.

Internet Explorer

  • Select the menu icon.
  • From the drop down list, select “Manage Add-ons”.
  • Select “Search Providers” from the menu.

  • After the selection, click the “Set as default” button.
  • Close the page and your default search selection will be saved.


  • Select the “Search bar” on your toolbar.
  • Now select the “Change Search Settings” from the list.
  • The “Search Preferences” window will load.

  • Select a default search engine from the “Default Search Engine” drop down menu.
  • Close the page and your default search selection will be saved.


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