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How to Remove Speed-Find.com Homepage from Chrome, Firefox, IE

Question

I couldn’t remove Speed-Find.com from my computer, I tried all internet help but no success, It is really very typical to remove. Please guide me How to Remove Speed-Find.com search page from my Google Chrome. it shows “http://www.Speed-Find.com/utm_source=b&utm_medium=slbnew&utm…”

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Solved Solution.

Speed-Find.com is potentially unwanted program and also categorized as a browser hijacker. It comes into your computer via free software packages and running in background. Some browser hijacker can only affect one kind of web browsers; however this can affect all of them including Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox etc. Anyway follow our below mentioned stetp o get it removed.

Once Speed-Find.com got on your computer, it will immediately modify your browser and internet settings. After then, Speed-Find.com replaces your browser home page and default search engine to Speed-Find.com. When you try to do the search as before, this fake search engine provides you with nothing relevant to your search terms. Speed-Find.com would redirect your search results to some unfamiliar and suspicious web pages. It can change your registry files, firewall settings and DNS settings etc. It will display advertisements and sponsored links in your computer screen. You may be found your computer and internet speed become slowly than usual and automatically installed some unwanted plugins with your browsers.

Generally, users get this Speed-Find.com from various unverified web sites that offer free software programs. Speed-Find.com will install itself on the computer automatically. So you should always pay more attention when you download free software from internet and download from their official websites. You should not click on unfamiliar and suspicious links.

Speed-Find.com is not a malicious domain itself, and you may not say it virus. However, the industries classified as a browser hijacker and “PUP”, (Potentially Unwanted Program) because it comes into your computer without your permission and change your default settings.

It can be damaged your browsers, so you should immediately uninstall this Speed-Find.com from your computer. To secure your browser you have to uninstall this unwanted program. In order to remove Speed-Find.com from your computer, you have to follow article steps very carefully.

Speed-Find.com  Removal Instructions


Automatic Fixit

Download Adware Remover Tool v3.7 to remove Speed-Find.com Automatically, It’s a Freeware utility specially designed for Adware Removal. This tool can remove most of the Adwares from Internet Explorer, Firefox, Mozilla Firefox and from their registry traces as well..

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Adware-Removal-Tool-v3.7.exe


Manual Steps

Step 1 : To Uninstall Speed-Find.com from computer

  • Click on Start button and then click on Control Panel.
  • Now click on Programs –> Uninstall a program or Program and Features (Windows-7, 8, Vista).
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Uninstall a program for Vista, 7, 8

 

  • For Windows XP users click on Add/Remove Programs.
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  • You will get a window which have listed all the installed programs.
  • Uninstall Speed-Find.com from there.
  • Also do uninstall all the programs which are listed in Suspicious Programs list below, if you find any installed into your computer. Because all these programs are unwanted. You should uninstall all them immediately if you found any.
Uninstall all unwanted programs
Uninstall all unwanted programs

 

Suspicious Programs list

  • Speed-Find, Browser defender, Browser protect, Browser protected by conduit, Delta search, Babylon, LessTabs, WebCake 3.0, Yealt, LyricsContainer, VideoSaver, AddLyrics, privacy safe guard, unfriend checker, Price peep today, , Coupon amazine, TidyNetwork.com, DownloadTerms 1.0, Yontoo
  • Uninstall all the other unwanted programs if you found, which are not listed in that “Suspicious Programs list”.

2. To Remove Speed-Find.com infection from Windows shortcuts.

  • Right click on the shortcut of Internet Explorer / Firefox / Google Chrome and do left click on the properties option. then their properties page you will appear. Delete that following path from target field. (As per sown below screenshots)
    http://www.Speed-Find.com/utm_source=b&utm_medium=slbnew&utm…etc.”

Shortcut infection clean

Speed-Find.com-shortcut-remover

3. As above, remove Do searches infection from startmenu’s shortcuts.

Remove Delta-Homes Start Menu

4. As above, remove DO Search infection from taskbar’s Shortcuts.

Remove Delta-Homes taskbar

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Step 2 : To Remove Speed-Find.com from Internet Explorer.

Step 2.1 : Remove Speed-Find.com from homepage

  • Open Internet Explorer then go to Tools menu (Press “F10” key once to active the menu bar) and then click on Internet Option a configuration page will be opened, then click on General tab. Now look into under HOME PAGE Edit Box you got www.Speed-Find.com, replace it to www.google.com, then click on apply and close.

Step 2.2 : Remove Speed-Find.com add-ons from Internet Explorer.

  • Open Internet Explorer then go to Tools menu (press “alt” key once to active menu bar) and then click on Internet Option a configuration page will be opened
  • click on Programs tab then click on Manage Addons, now you’ll get a window which have listed all the installed addons.
  • Now disable the Speed-Find.com add-on, also disable all the unknown / unwanted add-ons from this list. (As per below screenshot).

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Step 2.3 : Reset Internet Explorer

  • Open Internet Explorer. Click on Tools menu (Press “F10” key once to active the menu bar), click on Internet Option. A internet option window will open.
  • For IE9, IE10 users may click on Gear icon IE Gear Icon. Then click on tools.
  • Click on Advanced tab, then click on RESET button.
  • Now you will get a new popup for confirmation, tick mark on Delete personal setting then click on RESET button on that. (As shown on below screenshot)
  • Now your Internet Explorer has been Restored to default settings.

Internet Explorer Reset2

  • Now you will appear a popup stated “complete all the tasks”. After completion click on close button.


Step 3 : To Remove Speed-Find.com from Mozilla Firefox

Step 3.1 : Remove Speed-Find.com from Mozilla Hompeage

  • Open Mozilla Firefox, Click on Tools menu (If tools menu doesn’t appear then press “F10” key once to active the menu bar) then go to Options, after that a configuration page will be opened, then click on General tab and then look on the very first section named as Startup. Under Startup you will see a HOME PAGE Edit Box, under this edit box you will see www.Speed-Find.com, please replace it to www.google.com, then click on apply and close.
  • Restart Firefox Browser

Step 3.2 : Remove Speed-Find.com from add-ons

  • Open Firefox and then go the Tools menu (Press “F10” key once to active Menu bar) click on Add-ons, you’ll get a page click on extensions from the left side pane. now look on right side pane you’ll get all the installed add-ons listed on there. Disable or Remove Speed-Find.com addon, also disable all the unknown / unwanted addons from there. (As per below screen shot)

remove-unwanted-addons-from-firefox

Step 3.3 : Reset Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox and then go the Help menu (Press “F10” key once to active Menu bar)
  • Go to Help menu then click on “Troubleshooting information”
    Note: you can also open this page in this ways, open Firefox then type this command in the address bar “about:support” (without quote) and then hit enter or OK.
  • You will get a page “Troubleshooting information” page, here you will get “Reset Firefox” option in the right side of the page.
  • Click on Reset Firefox option. and follow their instruction to reset.
  • Now your Mozilla Firefox has been Restored to default settings.

Firefox Reset1

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Step 4 : To Remove Speed-Find.com from Google Chrome

Step 4.1 : Remove unwanted homepage & search engine from Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome, click on options iconGoogle Chrome Options Icon (Located in very top right side of the browser), click on Settings. You will get a configuration page.
  • Under configuration page find a option named as “Open a specific page or set of pages” click on their Set Pages. A another window will come up. Here you will appear the bunch of URL’s under “Set pages”. Delete all them and then enter only one which you want to use as your home page.
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Google Chrome Homepage Reset step1
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Google Chrome Homepage reset step 2
  • In the same configuration page click on Manage search engines button. Delete all the search engines from there, just keep only www.goole.com as your default search Engine.
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Google Chrome search engine step 3
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Google Chrome search engine step 4
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Google Chrome search engine Step5

Step 4.2 : Remove unwanted extensions from Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome, click on options iconGoogle Chrome Options Icon (Located in very top right side of the browser), then click on Tools then, click on Extensions. (As shown on below screenshot)

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  • You will get a configuration page. which have listed all the installed extensions, Remove Speed-Find extension & also remove all the unknown / unwanted extensions from there. To remove them, click on remove (recycle bin) icon Google Chrome remove extensions button(as shown on screenshot)

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Step 4.3 : Reset Google Chrome

  • Close all Google Chrome browser’s window
  • Press “window key + R” (Flag sign key + R) , then you will get Run box.
  • Copy and Paste this following command “as per your OS” in this Run box then click on OK button. You’ll get open a location in windows explorer.
    Windows XP
    %UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default
    Windows 7, 8, Vista
    %UserProfile%\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default
  • In the default folder location, Rename a file named as “Preferences“ to “Preferences.old“
  • In the same default folder location, Rename one more file named as “Web Data“ to “Web Data.old
  • Now your Google Chrome has been Restored to default settings.


Step 5 : To Remove Speed-Find.com from Registry

  • Press “window key + R” (Flag sign key + R) you will get Run box then type “REGEDIT” into the run box then click on OK. You’ll get a registry editor window.
  • In the registry editor, click on Edit menu and then click on find option, you’ll get edit box to search any string into registry editor
  • Type “Speed-Find” into the find box and then click on Find Next.
  • The search result will highlight the key or value which have contains the Speed-Find string.
  • Now delete the Registry Key/Value/Value-Data if any one contains “Speed-Find.com” string (must see the example screenshot below)
    Note:- Do not delete the complete value data, just delete the Speed-Find.com path only (for example see screenshot3 below)
  • Use F3 key to find Next. and do the last step to all results.
  • We are giving you the example on “Conduit” Adware.

Screenshot 1

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Screenshot 2

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Screenshot 3

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Step 6 : To Remove Speed-Find.com from Autorun Tasks

  • Click on Start button and then do Right-Click on the computer and then do left-click on Manage. A manage window will appear.
  • In the manage window click on Tasks Scheduler from right side pane, then click on “Task Scheduler Library“, Now look on left side pane and Remove all the Tasks which have contains Speed-Find string and also remove all the unknown / unwanted tasks from there (As per the screenshot below).

scheduled-tasks-removal


Step 7 : To Remove Speed-Find.com from Startup

  • Press “window key + R” (Flag sign key + R) you will get Run box then type “MSCONFIG into the run box then click on OK. You’ll get a msconfig window.
  • In the msconfig window click on Startup tab, here you’ll get all the startup entries, so look on the list and then do Un-check the entries which is contains Speed-Find.com. Also Un-check all the others entries which you found unwanted. then click on OK to apply all the changes.

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Step 8 : To Remove Speed-Find.com from Services

  • Press “window key + R” (Flag sign key + R) you will get Run box then type “MSCONFIG” into the run box then click on OK. . You’ll get a msconfig window.
  • In the msconfig window click on Services tab, here you’ll get all the startup services list, click on “Hide Windows Services” all the windows related services will be hidden. now it’s only display the 3rd party installed services, now look on the list and then do Un-check the service which have contains Speed-Find.com string. Also Un-check all the unknown / unwanted services. then click on OK to apply all the changes.

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Step 9 : To remove Speed-Find.com registry entries with Adwcleaner.exe

Here is the proper step-by-step guide to remove any adware from registry, please follow the steps.

9.1 : Download AdwCleaner from the below link.

Click Here to Download: Adwcleaner.exe

9.2 : Run that downloaded file (Adwcleaner.exe).

9.3 : When you get it started, click on scan button to search the Speed-Find.com files and registry entries (As shown below screenshot).

adwcleaner-scanning-process

9.5 : When scanning process will be finished, click on Clean button to delete all the Speed-Find.com files and registry entries (as shown on below screenshot)

adwcleaner-cleanup-process

Step 10 : To remove Speed-Find.com with Hitman-Pro

Click here to Download Hitmanpro_x32bit.exe

Click here to Download Hitmanpro_x64bit.exe

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Step 11 : To remove Speed-Find.com with Malwarebytes.

11.1 : Download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free, then double click on it to install it.

Click Here to Download Malwarebytes.exe

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11.2 : Update online Virus Definition

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11.3 : Tick mark on “Perform quick scan” then click on Scan

11.4 : When the scan done click on “Show results”How to use malwarebytes

11.5 : After clicking on Show result it will you a another window where you will get the found threats. Click on “Remove Selected”

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FAQ

Q. Is Speed-Find.com a virus ?

Ans. Speed-Find.com is not a malicious domain itself, and you may not say it virus. However, the industries classified as a browser hijacker and “PUP”, (Potentially Unwanted Program) because it comes into your computer without your permission and change your default settings.

Q. What is Speed-Find.com?

Ans. Speed-Find.com is potentially unwanted program and also categorized as a browser hijacker. It comes into your computer via free software packages and running in background. Some browser hijacker can only affect one kind of web browsers; however this can affect all of them including Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox etc.

It can be damaged your browsers, so you should immediately uninstall this Speed-Find.com from your computer. To secure your browser you have to uninstall this unwanted program. In order to remove Speed-Find.com from your computer, you have to follow article steps very carefully.

Q. How do I get rid from Speed-Find.com page?

It’s very simple, you just need to follow mentioned some simple steps to get it solved, steps are mentioned above.

This post was last updated on:2014-02-19 | First Published:2014-02-16

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