Title: Perk redirect

Remove Perk redirect
Removal instructions

Severity scale:Perk redirect severity is 10  (10 / 100)

Perk redirect is annoying issue, which is greatly connected to the Perk, a program that offers to earn points for shopping online and then turn them into gift cards or even cash. However, instead of doing that, this software interrupts users' search sessions and initiates unwanted redirects on their browsers. As soon as Perk gets inside the PC, it makes itself comfortable and affects all browsers, such as Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. Besides, Perk redirect virus can easily set search.perk.com instead of victim's homepage and default search engine. Of course, all these changes are done without his/hers awareness and permission asked. If you use Perk, you should be aware about constant redirects to its affiliate sites and annoying pop-up advertisements that promote unwanted things. If you have been suffering from such things, you should immediately run a full system scan with updated anti-spyware and remove Perk redirect virus. Otherwise, you may be rerouted to malicious website that promotes malware.


Perk is spread via its official website perk.com. However, more frequently users come across with Perk redirect virus, which gets inside the system in a bundle with freeware or other third party software. In order to prevent such intruders, you should always monitor components list when you are downloading the software. As soon as it gets in, it settles down on all Internet browsers and begins showing its constant pop-up ads or initiates redirections to the affiliate sites. If you suffer from Perk redirect, you should never ignore it because this program has been listed as an unwanted applicationnot without a reason.


If you suffer from Perk redirect virus, you should run a full system scan with SpyHunter and eliminate all malicious entries. 

Additionally, uninstall it from the system. For that, click 'Start menu' -> 'Control Panel' -> 'Uninstall a Program' or 'Add/Remove Programs' and choose 'Uninstall' button when you see Perk.

Finally, remove  Perk browser extensions from your browsers (Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer). For that, follow these steps:

Google Chrome:

Open Google Chrome, click on the Settings icon -> Tools -> Extensions. Here, look for Perk and click Uninstall to save the changes.

Mozilla Firefox:

Open Mozilla Firefox, go ‘Tools’ -> ‘Add-ons’ -> ‘Extensions’ and find Perk and click ‘Uninstall’.

Internet Explorer:

Open Internet Explorer, go ‘Tools‘ -> ”Manage Add-ons’ -> ‘Toolbars and Extensions’. Here, look for Perk and click 'uninstall'. 

You may also need to fix your default search engine and homepage on each of the browsers.

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QR is short for Quick Response. They can be read quickly by the mobile phones. QR codes can store more data than standard barcodes, including url links, geo coordinates, and text.

The reason we add QR code to the website is that parasites like Perk redirect are really hard to remove on infected computer. you can quicly scan the QR code with your mobile device and have manual removal instructions to uninstall Perk redirect right in your pocket.

Simply use the QR scanner and read removal instructions from mobile device.
Information added: 2013-05-04 08:00:01
Information updated: 2013-05-04 08:00:01

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