Awesomehp.com is another search site, which can easily take over your start page or default search engine without displaying any notification about that. That's because it is promoted with a help of freeware and shareware, which distributes such 'additional downloads' for a very simple reason – the money. We don't recommend trusting such sites because in most of the cases they only mimic well-known search engines. If you also noticed that Awesomehp.com virus hijacked your default search engine or homepage, it means that you were tricked into downloading this search engine on your computer. In this case, you should remove it from the system and return to the use of Google, Bing or Yahoo..
Awesomehp.com hijack is closely related to other free downloads. In order to avoid it, you should remember that you have to pay more attention to freeware's installation process. For that, you should rely only on Custom or Advanced installation and uncheck checkboxes that say that you agree to make this search site your homepage or default search engine. Forgetting to deselect this check mark can easily lead you to changes of your homepage/default search engine, commercial pop-up ads, browsers' slow downs and similar issues. In order to get rid of Awesomehp.com redirect you should follow this guide:
If Awesomehp.com infiltrated your computer and you are sure that you want to remove it, follow these steps:
You can remove Awesomehp.com automatically with a help of one of these programs: SpyHunter, STOPzilla, Malwarebytes Anti Malware. We recommend these applications because they can easily delete potentially unwanted programs and viruses with all their files and registry entries that are related to them.
Uninstall Awesomehp.com and related programs
If you are Windows 8 user, then right-click in the lower left corner of the screen. Once Quick Access Menu shows up, select Control Panel and Uninstall a Program.
If you are using OS X, click Go button at the top left of the screen and select Applications.
Wait until you see Applications folder and look for Awesomehp.com or any other suspicious programs on it. Now right click on every of such entries and select Move to Trash.
Remove Awesomehp.com from Windows shortcuts
Repeat steps that are given above with all browsers' shortcuts, including Internet Explorer and Google Chrome. Make sure you check all locations of these shortcuts, including Desktop, Start Menu and taskbar.
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Information added: 08/13/14 05:03;
information updated: 08/13/14 05:03