What is is a search engine that is used by Conduit browser extensions. It is very often that various computer security websites label as a browser hijacker or a computer virus. However, a browser hijacker is an infection that enters a target system surreptitiously, while does not do anything of the kind. Even if a user is not aware of that, he/she installs Conduit extension onto personal computer willingly. It is definitely annoying, but there is a brighter side to this situation as well – it allows you to remove from your computer manually without any difficulties.test 100% FREE spyware scan and
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Where does come from?

Difficulties might arise if has been installed on the system together with potentially unwanted and even dangerous applications. That is the case when Conduit extensions (Travelocity Toolbar, WiseConvert Toolbar, Freecorder Toolbar and so on) arrive bundled with various freeware applications. It happens when you download programs from unfamiliar third party websites, so whatever it takes, you should stay away from websites you are not familiar with.

Conduit browser extensions are also distributed via the official domain The link depends on the toolbar’s name, so each plug-in will have an individual download link, and it will be compatible with Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer web browsers.

What does

If you install Conduit products willingly, you most probably read every single installation step carefully. If that is the case, then it is very unlikely that gets installed on your computer. The point that is that users are generally allowed to choose whether they want set as their default homepage and search engines or not. If you skip this step that your browser settings will be changed by default, and it will make an impression that is a browser hijacker.

However, we have covered this misunderstanding in the first paragraph already. is not a dangerous infection, so there is no need to panic. Nevertheless, even so, users are discouraged to make use of the search engine, because it supports adware and you most probably noticed the commercial advertisement right below search box already.

It is never a good idea to click on such commercial ads, because they are embedded with unreliable content that can lead you to adware-related websites or it might result in a serious computer security issues.

How to remove

In order to restore your browser settings to default you will need to remove Conduit extension from your computer via Control Panel. Afterwards, you will have to remove from your browser manually. It is not a hard thing to do and you can achieve that by following the manual removal instructions below. Eventually, after manual removal you should scan your computer with SpyHunter free scanner, because there might be other potentially unwanted applications left on your PC. Make sure all the unwanted programs are removed and your system is protected from harm.

Uninstall Conduit applications

Windows 8

  1. Move mouse cursor to the bottom right of the screen.
  2. Wait for Charm bar to appear and then click Settings.
  3. Open Control Panel and go to Uninstall a program.
  4. Highlight Conduit extension and click Uninstall.

Windows Vista & Windows 7

  1. Open Start menu and select Control Panel.
  2. Go to Uninstall a program and remove Conduit application.

Windows XP

  1. Click Start menu button and navigate to Control panel.
  2. Select Add or remove programs and uninstall Conduit application.

Reset browser settings to default

Internet Explorer

  1. Press Alt+T and click Internet options.
  2. Open Advanced tab and click Reset.
  3. Select Delete personal settings and click Reset.
  4. Press Close.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Press Alt+H and click Troubleshooting information.
  2. Click Reset Firefox at the top right corner of a new tab.
  3. Click Reset Firefox on a pop-up box. Press Finish.

Google Chrome

  1. Press Alt+F and go to Settings.
  2. Scroll down and click Show advanced settings.
  3. Scroll down to Reset browser settings.
  4. Click Reset Browser settings button and then press Reset.
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