This includes asking for us to link to your subreddit, forum, bulletin board, newsgroup, Facebook page, whatever. Please attach it to your reply. In all the other cases the home page is changed to about:blank I did also the following: a) I updated homepage in prefs.js with an editor. Press Scan button. navigate here
A System Restore would just hide your problem, not fix it. Please ask a new question if you need help. Thx - will do this and report back on Friday morning. #9 Windows7_user, May 22, 2014 Windows7_user New Member Joined: May 22, 2014 Messages: 22 Likes Received: 0 Here is I created a new firefox profile and now I'm using this.
Do you set Firefox to clear History and Cookies when it closes down ? Please wait while the tool does not start... Resetting it in the settings, resetting IE, changing the homepage registry values, and kicking the computer do not help. (self.techsupport)submitted 3 years ago by saucedogI'm working on some dude's computer.
Only one of them will run on your system, that will be the right version. You can complete your work on the tab and click one of the links as the last step. It removed these. About Blank Chrome Re: IE11 homepage keeps changing to about blank catdaddy May 22, 2014 6:27 AM (in response to frustrated_tp_user) You are perfectly welcome Best of Luck....
Hijack this did not find any weird BHO objects. Http://www.google.com/search?hl=en Http://www.google.com/search?hl=en About:blank Sign in to follow this Followers 0 Go To Topic Listing Resolved Malware Removal Logs Recently Browsing 0 members No registered users viewing this page. I have since run MBAM scanner and quarantined some items it classified as PUPs (just in case). https://www.reference.com/technology/home-keep-changing-blank-2720c0c182baab04 But seriously, can you do a System Restore?
The most likely culprit is an adware/browser hijack program - in particular, CoolWebSearch. Blank Space Video In the left column, click '''Extensions'''. I am careful to remember to UNCHECK the install Ask toolbar option which often comes with freeware. It will make a log (FRST.txt) in the same directory the tool is run.
And then here's my suggested procedure for tracking down and cleaning up bad add-ons and other hijackers. Get More Information Q: Which websites sell Tommie Copper compression wear? About:blank Removal Windows 7 Tell him it's a new version. About Blank Page Sign Up This Topic All Content This Topic This Forum Advanced Search Browse Forums Guidelines Staff Online Users Members More Activity All Activity My Activity Streams Unread Content Content I Started
It is configured to do a daily incremental backup so I imagine there are (or were) infected files in the backup chain. check over here I believe that a process runs that causes this. Its purpose is to show you advertising, or flog you an over-priced piece of software to fix the issue CoolWebSearch has created. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites kevinf80 Forum Deity Trusted Advisors 16,168 posts Location: Sunderland. About Blank Internet Explorer
The first time the tool is run, it makes also another log (Addition.txt). Some of these same tools can be found below my Signature (Second Link). This means they have proven with consistent participation and solid troubleshooting their knowledge in the IT field. his comment is here Useful Searches Recent Posts Menu Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent Activity New Profile Posts News Tutorials Tutorials Quick Links
Vista or Windows 7 users accepy UAC alert. About Blank Berlin Re: IE11 homepage keeps changing to about blank catdaddy May 22, 2014 6:21 AM (in response to frustrated_tp_user) I recommend you reading this article,from the Malwaretips Forum. Trying to change it to something else was impossible.
Click OK. Run the tool and check the following boxes below; Remove disinfection tools Create registry backup Purge System Restore Click Run button and wait a few seconds for the programme completes his We offer free malware removal assistance to our members. Make Google My Homepage I am aware that this is virus behaviour.
Please copy and paste it to your reply.The first time the tool is run, it makes also another log (Addition.txt). Full Answer > Filed Under: Internet & Networking Q: How do you change your default browser? Q: What does the word Internet mean? http://bgmediaworld.com/about-blank/about-blank-and-the-like.php All rights reserved.REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc.Advertise - technologyπRendered by PID 8488 on app-188 at 2017-01-23 20:18:15.079503+00:00 running cf19881 country code: DE.
Running this on another machine may cause damage to the operating system Code: createsrpoint; emptyfolderscheck;delete autoclean; emptyclsid; emptyalltemp; ipconfig /flushdns;b Click on button. Click on Scan Once the scan is done, click on the Clean button. Support that violates other's privacy, or breaks terms and agreements is not allowed. Take out as much trash as possible here. (2) Open Firefox's Add-ons page using either: Ctrl+Shift+a "3-bar" menu button (or Tools menu) > Add-ons in the Windows "Run" dialog, type or
When the tool opens click Yes to disclaimer. Trying to change it to something else was impossible. I use Acronis True Image Home edition as my backup tool. I suggest waiting for a helper to respond, before risking your PC from further damage.
link. When update completes Select > Settings > Detection and Protection > Enable Scan for rootkit and Under Non Malware Protection set both PUP and PUM to Treat detections as malware. Click on Q: Is eToro a reputable site? edit besides just telling him to stop using IE... 15 commentsshareall 15 commentssorted by: besttopnewcontroversialoldrandomq&alive (beta)[–]PabloEdvardo 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(0 children)Sounds like something third party is resetting it; some security software Full Answer Symptoms of browser hijacking include numerous pop-up ads, new toolbars and the inability to visit certain websites.
Renew & Upgrade Login to Central Home Users Support Bitdefender services Tech Assist: Live services performed by experts Bitdefender Install & SetUp Bitdefender PC Optimizer Bitdefender Virus & Spyware Removal Bitdefender This is rather a longshot. It removed these. A: Quick Answer A browser typically defaults to the "About:Blank" page when a hijacker program is installed on the user's computer.