Remove Max-Start.com

Max-Start.com Removal

There is a particular category of computer infections that can hardly be considered computer viruses, and yet they may expose user to potentially malicious content. Max-Start.com is a browser hijacker that enters your system in secret. It is very likely that you install this hijacker onto your computer yourself, but if you do not remember having modified your browser settings then you seriously need to remove Max-Start.com as soon as possible, otherwise this browser hijacker will redirect you to potentially dangerous websites, where you could face the risk of a serious malware infection.

When you get infected with a browser hijacker your default homepage and search engine are modified. Thus, it is of no surprise that with this infection on board, your homepage and default search engine are changed to Max-Start.com. Some users may think that it is not much of problem, because Max-Start.com looks like a genuine search provider and it can provide you with relevant search results. However, if you perform a full web search via Max-Start.com you will soon see that this browser hijacker makes use of customized Yahoo! search engine, and it cannot offer you anything original.

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Another reason why you need to uninstall Max-Start.com from your computer is commercial advertisements. Max-Start.com displays commercial ads right below its search box. Hence, Max-Start.com cannot ensure the safety of third party ads, and you are strongly discouraged to click any of them, because you can never know what kind of website you will be redirected to.

How to delete Max-Start.com?

To terminate the browser hijacker, you should remove all the potentially unwanted applications from your computer, and then change your browser settings manually. Afterwards, be sure to scan your system with SpyHunter free scanner in order to make sure that all the unwanted applications have been deleted for good. Do not hesitate to acquire a licensed antimalware tool if need be.

How to terminate Max-Start.com

Windows 8

1. Move mouse cursor to the bottom right of the screen.
2. Click Settings on Charm bar and then go to Control Panel.
3. Open Uninstall a program and remove unwanted applications.
Windows Vista & Windows 7
1. Open Start menu and click Control panel.
2. Select Uninstall a program and remove unwanted programs.

Windows XP

1. Open Start menu and go to Control Panel.
2. Select Add or remove programs and uninstall unnecessary applications.

Eliminate Max-Start.com from browsers

Internet Explorer

1. Press Alt+X and go to Internet options.
2. Change your homepage address under General tab and click OK.
3. Press Alt+X again and select Manage add-ons.
4. Click Search providers on the left.
5. Set a new default search engine and remove Max-Start.com.

Mozilla Firefox

1. Press Alt+T and click Options.
2. Change your homepage address under General tab and click OK.
3. Click the search engine icon on the left of search box.
4. Select Manage search engines on drop-down menu.
5. Remove Max-Start.com from the list and click OK.
6. Press Ctrl+Shift+A and Add-ons manager tab will open.
7. Disable and remove unwanted add-ons from Extensions. Restart browser.

Google Chrome

1. Press Alt+F and click Tools.
2. Go to Extensions and remove unwanted add-ons from the list.
3. Click Settings on the left.
4. Select Open a specific page or set of pages under On Startup.
5. Click Set pages and change your startup homepage. Click OK.
6. Select Manage search engines under Search.
7. Set a new default search engine, delete Max-Start.com and click Done.

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