Remove 101sweets.com virus

About this threat in short

101sweets.com is a hijacker not considered to be a serious threat. Set up generally occurs by chance and a lot of users feel puzzled about how it occurred. Hijackers are attached to freeware, and this is called bundling. No need to worry about the hijacker doing direct harm to your operating system as it’s not considered to be dangerous. Take into consideration, however, that you could be rerouted to advertisement pages, as the browser intruder aims to create pay-per-click profit. Those websites aren’t always safe so keep in mind that if you were rerouted to a page that isn’t safe you could end up infecting your PC with malware. It is in no way beneficial to you, so keeping it is quite silly. Uninstall 101sweets.com for everything to go back to normal.101Sweets_Search8.png
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What methods do browser intruders use to invade

You might not know that freeware frequently travel with added items. It could be all kinds of offers, such as adware, redirect viruses and other types of unwanted applications. People usually end up authorizing redirect viruses and other unwanted tools to enter as they do not pick Advanced or Custom settings during a free software installation. Advanced settings will permit you to check if anything has been adjoined, and if there is, you will be able to untick it. Installation will happen automatically if you use Default settings as they fail to make you aware of anything added, which authorizes those items to install. If it entered your operating system, eliminate 101sweets.com.

Why must you abolish 101sweets.com?

When a hijacker infiltrates your PC, alterations to your browser will be performed. Your set home website, new tabs and search engine have been set to load the portal the reroute virus is promoting. All leading browsers, like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, will have those alterations executed. And unless you first uninstall 101sweets.com, you will likely not be able to change the settings back. A search engine will be shown on your new homepage but we don’t recommend using it because sponsored results will be implanted into results, in order to reroute you. Reroute viruses execute those redirects to peculiar portals because more traffic means more profit for owners. Redirects will happen to all kinds of weird pages, which makes redirect viruses awfully annoying  deal with. Even if the browser intruder is not malicious itself, it can still bring about serious trouble. You can experience the ‘pleasure’ of bumping into damaging software when being rerouted, so do not expect the reroutes to always be non-harmful. To prevent this from happening, eliminate 101sweets.com from your machine.

How to delete 101sweets.com

It ought to be easiest if you got anti-spyware software and used it abolish101sweets.com for you. Going with by hand 101sweets.com elimination means you will have to find the reroute virus yourself. Still, guidelines on how to delete 101sweets.com will be displayed below this article.Download Removal Toolto remove 101sweets.com

Learn how to remove 101sweets.com from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall 101sweets.com

a) Windows 10/Windows 8

  1. Start -> Search -> Search for Control Panel. win10-start Remove 101sweets.com virus
  2. Open Control Panel and access Programs and Features.
  3. Find all programs you want to uninstall and delete them. win10-remove-program Remove 101sweets.com virus

b) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start -> Control Panel -> Add or Remove Programs. win-xp-start-control Remove 101sweets.com virus
  2. Find the programs you want to uninstall and delete them. win-xp-control-panel Remove 101sweets.com virus

c) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder, located in your dock.
  2. Select Applications from the list on the left side, locate all unwanted programs and drag them to the trash icon in your dock. Alternatively, you can right-click on the program and select Move to Trash. mac-os-app-remove Remove 101sweets.com virus
  3. Right-click on the trash icon in your dock and press Empty Trash.

Step 2. Uninstall 101sweets.com from browsers

a) Delete 101sweets.com from Internet Explorer

  1. Launch Internet Explorer.
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. IE-gear Remove 101sweets.com virus
  3. Manage add-ons -> Toolbars and Extensions.
  4. Find and delete all unwanted extensions. IE-add-ons Remove 101sweets.com virus
  5. Close the window.

b) Change Internet Explorer homepage

  1. Launch Internet Explorer
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. ie-settings Remove 101sweets.com virus
  3. Press on Internet Options, delete the homepage URL and type in the one you wish to use. IE-settings2 Remove 101sweets.com virus
  4. Save changes.

c) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Launch Internet Explorer.
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. ie-settings Remove 101sweets.com virus
  3. Internet Options -> Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced Remove 101sweets.com virus
  4. Near the bottom, you will see a Reset option. Press that.
  5. Check the box that says Delete personal data and press Reset. IE-reset Remove 101sweets.com virus

d) Delete 101sweets.com from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. Press on the three dots located in the top right-corner.
  3. Select More Tools and then Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions Remove 101sweets.com virus
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and press on the trash icon to delete them. If you are not sure which extensions are causing you problems, you can disable them temporarily by unchecking the Enabled box. chrome-extensions-delete Remove 101sweets.com virus

e) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. Press on the three dots located in the top right-corner and choose Settings. chrome-menu Remove 101sweets.com virus
  3. Scroll down to On startup and press on Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page Remove 101sweets.com virus
  4. Choose either Add a new page or Use current page to change your homepage.
  5. Still in Settings, scroll up to Search engine and press Manage search engines.
  6. Select the search engine you want to use. chrome-search-engines Remove 101sweets.com virus

f) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. Press on the three dots located in the top right-corner and choose Settings. chrome-menu Remove 101sweets.com virus
  3. Scroll down to Advanced and press on that.chrome-settings Remove 101sweets.com virus
  4. Go down to the very bottom and press Reset. chrome-reset Remove 101sweets.com virus
  5. Read the warning and press Reset again.

g) Delete 101sweets.com from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner. mozilla-menu Remove 101sweets.com virus
  3. Select Add-ons and choose the Extensions tab. mozilla-extensions Remove 101sweets.com virus
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and delete them.

h) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner and select Options. mozilla-menu-options Remove 101sweets.com virus
  3. In General, delete the current URL of your homepage and type in the one you want to use. mozilla-options Remove 101sweets.com virus

i) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner and choose Help.
  3. Choose Troubleshooting Information. mozilla-troubleshooting Remove 101sweets.com virus
  4. Under Give Firefox a tune up, press on Refresh Firefox. In the box that appears, select Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset Remove 101sweets.com virus

j) Delete 101sweets.com from Microsoft Edge

Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)
  1. Launch Microsoft Edge,
  2. Open the More menu by pressing on the three dots at the top right-corner. edge-menu Remove 101sweets.com virus
  3. Choose Settings and press Choose what to clear. edge-choose-to-clear Remove 101sweets.com virus
  4. Select everything you want to clear and press Clear. edge-clear-data Remove 101sweets.com virus
  5. Open Task Manager (Ctrl +Alt + Delete -> Task Manager).
  6. In Processes, right-click on a Microsoft Edge process.
  7. Select End task for all Microsoft Edge processes. edge-task-manager Remove 101sweets.com virus
(Method 2)
  1. Open C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge edge-folder Remove 101sweets.com virus
  2. Delete the folders you find there
  3. Start -> Search.
  4. Search for Windows PowerShell.
  5. Right-click on the Windows PowerShell and choose Run as administrator. edge-powershell Remove 101sweets.com virus
  6. When Windows PowerShell opens, copy and paste "Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32>" without the quotation marks. edge-powershell-script Remove 101sweets.com virus
  7. Press Enter.

k) Delete 101sweets.com from Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu Remove 101sweets.com virus
  3. Go to the Extensions tab, find all suspicious extensions and delete them. You can also temporarily disable them if you are unsure about which extension is causing you problems. safari-extensions Remove 101sweets.com virus

l) Delete Safari history and Cache

  1. Safari → Clear History. Choose from which time you want to delete the history and press Clear. safari-history Remove 101sweets.com virus
  2. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu Remove 101sweets.com virus
  3. Select the Advanced tab. safari-advanced Remove 101sweets.com virus
  4. Check Show Develop menu in menu bar.
  5. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu Remove 101sweets.com virus

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