How to remove v9.com (en.v9.com, pl.v9.com, search.v9.com)

v9.com is on your PC without you typically ordering so, isn’t it? This is because of its agent that has taken over your operating system, in particular, its Internet and browser(s) settings. Please note that despite victims describing symptoms as related to specific browser, the issue actually is not restricted to any software for exploring the worldwide web, so that you may need to get rid of En.v9.com irrespective of your browser preferences.
Also, there are suggestions in the wild to “calm down”, “block the popups” in this relation, which rather harm than help. Remove En.v9.com adware to a T without showing any mercy towards the nasty invader and the rogue will be merely destroyed so that there will be no need for restricting it whatsoever. For this purpose, apply free scanner available here.

List of v9.com aliases:

http://en.v9.com

http://pl.v9.com

http://search.v9.com

http://search.v9.com/web

How to delete v9.com from Mozilla Firefox?

If you are running Firefox, you need to change some settings or ensure they do not feature the adware.

I. Make sure related toolbar (BHO) has been removed:

Find Tools in FireFox on the upper menu of your current Mozilla tab;

In Tools, choose Add-ons;

Click Extensions and remove v9.com (see screenshot).

II. Get rid of v9.com:

Repeat step 1 of point I above;

Find and open General tab;

Press “Restore to Default” option in General tab.

III. Get rid of v9.com redirect:

Click icon that reminds an arrow located near search box;

In its menu, browse to Manage Search Engines. Select v9.com (or log named in similar way) and click Remove.

List of websites is to appear. Find, select and remove v9.com.

IV. Prevent v9.com related websites from appearing in new tabs:

Repeat step 1 of point I above;

Go to Add-ons as in point I;

Open Options menu;

Go to Advanced;

Select and untick the option Use v9.com as Enhanced Search for New Tab.

How to delete v9.com Internet Explorer (IE)?

Once you have completed general steps of the potentially unwanted program cleanup, it is time to deal with browser related side-effects.

In Internet Explorer, you need to change some settings in its Tools menu. In order to enter the menu, open Internet Explorer. In IE 9, click Gear icon; in an earlier edition, click Tools.

I. Make sure v9.com toolbar has been removed:

In Tools, locate and click Manage Add-ons (see screenshot);

In the list of extensions, try finding recode designating the searched-for toolbar. It might read v9.com, V9, V9-search, V9 Toolbar e.t.c.;

Were there is no relevant entry found, consider the toolbar is gone due to general removal steps;

Disable the unwanted application, if found – click appropriate button.

II. Remove v9.com start page:

In Tools, browse to Internet Options;

Find and open General tab;

Activate Restore to Default option in General tab;

III. Get rid of En.v9.com redirect:

Go to General tab as explained in point II, steps 1 and 2;

Click Settings;

In the menu to appear, find the list of default search engines available;

Where the default value is v9.com, reset it to another website, for instance, Google.com.

IV. Prevent v9.com related websites from appearing in new tabs:

In Internet Explorer 9, open General tab completing steps 1 and 2 of point II;

Open Tabs Settings;

Set value The new tab page in the list When a new tap is opened, open…

In previous IE versions, simply ensure extermination of the adware – complete the Instructions I to III and General extermination guide.

How to delete v9.com from Google Chrome?

Once you have completed general steps of the potentially unwanted program cleanup, it is time to deal with browser related side-effects.

Step-by-step instructions are available below:

I. Ensure v9.com toolbar removal:

Open the affected browser;

Find Wrench menu (a spanner icon to the upper right of browser window), click it;

In the drop-down list, click Tools to get into Tools\Options drop-down menu;

In Tools menu, please go to Extensions, click it;

Once in the Extensions list, try to find record relevant to the unwanted add-on. If found, trash it clicking bin icon opposite to the log (see screenshot);

If no appropriate entry found, consider the toolbar is gone due to general removal steps.

II. Get rid of v9.com start page:

Open the affected browser;

Go to Wrench menu;

In the drop-down list, click Settings\Options to get into relevant menu;

In Settings, go to the second section On Startup… and tick the box opposite to Open the New Tab page.

II. How do I prevent v9.com from intercepting requests to my browser address bar?

Please repeat the steps 1-3 from the previous instruction (Guide II);

Go to Search;

Set Google.com or another trusted browser in the drop-down list below your default engine;

 

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  • Elaw

    Wonderful. I found that by right clicking on (Properties) from the browser on your desktop (or windows tray) then you can change the URL address, it seems to hijack that for the homepage as well as the above mentioned.

  • http://www.fixnowsupport.com/ Marv Park

    There are several fixes to remove this Virus. And not all work on all computers. In my case, I tried everything and almost nothing worked. Finally found AdwCleaner Utility. Here’s a tutorial you can check – http://www.fixnowsupport.com/3/post/2013/09/how-to-remove-v9com-search-from-your-browser.html

    Nice post mate. I hate such malicious software. They are created such that users have a hard time removing them and are forced to use them…