Is your internet browser redirected to different page named Your Template Finder ? This problem may be caused by browser hijacker. The hijacker is a type of unwanted software that is developed to modify settings of all your typical web-browsers. If you get Your Template Finder on your PC system, then you can experience any of the following problems: a ton of popup ads, multiple toolbars on your web browser which you did not install, sites load slowly, start page, new tab page and search engine by default is changed without your permission. The steps which follow, we will tell you about how to solve these problems, remove browser hijacker and thereby delete Your Template Finder from the Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Edge and Internet Explorer forever.
In addition, the Your Template Finder browser hijacker can also alter the search engine selected in the browser. When you try to search on the infected internet browser, you will be presented with search results, consisting of ads and Google (or Yahoo, or Bing) search results for your query. Among these search results can occur links that lead to unwanted and ad pages.
Also, adware (sometimes called ‘ad-supported’ software) can be installed on the PC system together with Your Template Finder hijacker. It will insert a ton of advertisements directly to the web sites that you view, creating a sense that ads has been added by the makers of the web-page. Moreover, legal ads may be replaced on fake advertisements that will offer to download and install various unnecessary and malicious software. Moreover, the Your Template Finder hijacker infection has the ability to collect lots of personal information that can be later used for marketing purposes.
The Your Template Finder browser hijacker infection mostly affects only the Chrome, Firefox, Edge and Internet Explorer. However, possible situations, when any other web browsers will be affected too. The hijacker infection will perform a scan of the computer for browser shortcuts and modify them without your permission. When it infects the web browser shortcuts, it will add the argument such as ‘http://site.address’ into Target property. So, each time you open the browser, you will see the Your Template Finder annoying page.
So, it’s very important to clean your PC system of hijacker as quickly as possible. The step by step guidance, which is shown below, will assist you to remove Your Template Finder from the Chrome, Firefox, MS Edge and Microsoft Internet Explorer and other web browsers.
How to remove Your Template Finder from personal computer
The answer is right here on this web page. We have put together simplicity and efficiency. It will help you easily to free your machine of browser hijacker. Moreover, you may choose manual or automatic removal method. If you are familiar with the computer then use manual removal, otherwise use the free anti malware tool made specifically to remove browser hijacker such as Your Template Finder. Of course, you can combine both methods. Certain of the steps will require you to restart your personal computer or close the web site. So, read this guide carefully, then bookmark or print it for later reference.
Manual Your Template Finder redirect removal
The following instructions is a step-by-step guide, which will help you manually remove Your Template Finder from the Chrome, Firefox, Edge and IE.
Remove Your Template Finder associated software by using MS Windows Control Panel
First of all, check the list of installed software on your computer and uninstall all unknown and recently installed software. If you see an unknown program with incorrect spelling or varying capital letters, it have most likely been installed by malicious software and you should clean it off first with malicious software removal utility like Zemana Anti-malware.
Windows 8, 8.1, 10
After the ‘Control Panel’ opens, click the ‘Uninstall a program’ link under Programs category as on the image below.
You will see the ‘Uninstall a program’ panel as displayed on the image below.
Very carefully look around the entire list of software installed on your computer. Most likely, one or more of them are responsible for the appearance of popups and web browser redirect to the unwanted Your Template Finder web-site. If you have many programs installed, you can help simplify the search of harmful applications by sort the list by date of installation. Once you have found a suspicious, unwanted or unused program, right click to it, after that click ‘Uninstall’.
Windows XP, Vista, 7
After the Windows ‘Control Panel’ opens, you need to click ‘Uninstall a program’ under ‘Programs’ like below.
You will see a list of programs installed on your personal computer. We recommend to sort the list by date of installation to quickly find the programs that were installed last. Most likely they responsibility for the appearance of pop ups and web browser redirect. If you are in doubt, you can always check the program by doing a search for her name in Google, Yahoo or Bing. Once the application which you need to uninstall is found, simply click on its name, and then click ‘Uninstall’ as shown in the figure below.
Remove Your Template Finder from Firefox by resetting browser settings
Resetting your Mozilla Firefox is basic troubleshooting step for any issues with your web-browser program, including the redirect to Your Template Finder web site.
Click the Menu button (looks like three horizontal lines), and click the blue Help icon located at the bottom of the drop down menu as shown on the image below.
A small menu will appear, click the “Troubleshooting Information”. On this page, press “Refresh Firefox” button as shown on the image below.
Follow the onscreen procedure to revert back your Firefox browser settings to its original state.
Remove Your Template Finder from Chrome
If your Google Chrome web-browser is redirected to unwanted Your Template Finder page, it may be necessary to completely reset your web browser program to its default settings.
- First run the Google Chrome and click Menu button (small button in the form of three horizontal stripes).
- It will open the Chrome main menu. Select “Settings” option.
- You will see the Chrome’s settings page. Scroll down and click “Show advanced settings” link.
- Scroll down again and press the “Reset settings” button.
- The Google Chrome will show the reset profile settings page as shown on the image above.
- Next click the “Reset” button.
- Once this task is done, your internet browser’s startpage, new tab and search provider by default will be restored to their original defaults.
- To learn more, read the blog post How to reset Google Chrome settings to default.
Remove Your Template Finder homepage from Internet Explorer
If you find that Microsoft Internet Explorer web-browser settings like homepage, newtab page and default search engine having been hijacked, then you may return your settings, via the reset internet browser process.
First, start the Internet Explorer. Next, click the button in the form of gear (). It will display the Tools drop-down menu, click the “Internet Options” like below.
In the “Internet Options” window click on the Advanced tab, then click the Reset button. The Internet Explorer will show the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” window as shown in the following example. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box, then click “Reset” button.
You will now need to reboot your machine for the changes to take effect.
How to automatically get rid of Your Template Finder hijacker
Run malware removal utilities to remove Your Template Finder automatically. The free software utilities specially made for browser hijacker, ad supported software and other potentially unwanted software removal. These utilities can remove most of browser hijacker infection from FF, Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge. Moreover, it may remove all components of Your Template Finder from Windows registry and system drives.
How to delete Your Template Finder with Zemana
You can delete Your Template Finder automatically with a help of Zemana Free. We suggest this malware removal tool because it can easily remove hijackers, potentially unwanted programs, adware and toolbars with all their components such as folders, files and registry entries.
Download Zemana Free from the link below and save it to your Desktop.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: March 3, 2018
After the downloading process is finished, close all programs and windows on your machine. Open a directory in which you saved it. Double-click on the icon that’s called Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup as displayed in the figure below.
When the setup begins, you will see the “Setup wizard” that will help you setup Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) on your computer.
Once setup is finished, you will see window as displayed on the screen below.
Now press the “Scan” button to perform a system scan for the browser hijacker that cause a redirect to Your Template Finder web site. This task can take some time, so please be patient. While the Zemana Free application is scanning, you can see how many objects it has identified as threat.
Once the system scan is finished, a list of all items found is produced. All detected items will be marked. You can delete them all by simply click “Next” button.
The Zemana Anti Malware will get rid of hijacker infection that causes internet browsers to open undesired Your Template Finder site.
Get rid of Your Template Finder with Malwarebytes
You can remove Your Template Finder redirect automatically with a help of Malwarebytes Free. We recommend this free malware removal tool because it can easily remove hijackers, ad-supported software, potentially unwanted applications and toolbars with all their components such as files, folders and registry entries.
Download MalwareBytes AntiMalware by clicking on the link below. Save it on your Microsoft Windows desktop.
Category: Security tools
Update: March 20, 2018
After downloading is finished, close all windows on your system. Further, start the file named mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” dialog box pops up as on the image below, click the “Yes” button.
It will display the “Setup wizard” which will help you install MalwareBytes on the computer. Follow the prompts and don’t make any changes to default settings.
Once installation is finished successfully, click Finish button. Then MalwareBytes will automatically start and you can see its main window like below.
Next, press the “Scan Now” button to perform a system scan with this tool for the browser hijacker infection which cause a reroute to Your Template Finder web-page.
Once MalwareBytes AntiMalware has finished scanning, you’ll be shown the list of all found threats on your system. Make sure all items have ‘checkmark’ and click “Quarantine Selected” button.
The MalwareBytes Free will start to remove Your Template Finder browser hijacker infection and other web browser’s malicious plugins. Once the procedure is finished, you can be prompted to reboot your personal computer. We suggest you look at the following video, which completely explains the procedure of using the MalwareBytes Free to remove browser hijackers, ‘ad supported’ software and other malicious software.
Remove Your Template Finder browser hijacker and malicious extensions with AdwCleaner
If MalwareBytes anti-malware or Zemana cannot remove this hijacker, then we recommends to run the AdwCleaner. AdwCleaner is a free removal utility for malicious software, ‘ad supported’ software, PUPs, toolbars as well as browser hijacker that redirects your internet browser to annoying Your Template Finder web-page.
- Download AdwCleaner by clicking on the link below and save it to your Desktop.
Author: Xplode, MalwareBytes
Category: Security tools
Update: June 11, 2018
- After the downloading process is complete, double click the AdwCleaner icon. Once this tool is started, press “Scan” button to begin scanning your PC for the browser hijacker which changes browser settings to replace your home page, new tab and search engine by default with Your Template Finder web page. While the AdwCleaner utility is checking, you can see how many objects it has identified as being infected by malicious software.
- When the system scan is finished, AdwCleaner will open a screen that contains a list of malware that has been found. In order to get rid of all threats, simply click “Clean” button. It will show a prompt, click “OK”.
These few simple steps are shown in detail in the following video guide.
Block Your Template Finder home page and other unwanted web-pages
It is also critical to protect your browsers from harmful web pages and advertisements by using an ad-blocking program such as AdGuard. Security experts says that it will greatly reduce the risk of malware, and potentially save lots of money. Additionally, the AdGuard may also protect your privacy by blocking almost all trackers.
Download AdGuard program by clicking on the following link.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: November 7, 2017
When the downloading process is finished, start the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” screen as shown in the figure below.
Follow the prompts. When the setup is finished, you will see a window as shown in the following example.
You can click “Skip” to close the setup program and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” button to see an quick tutorial that will help you get to know AdGuard better.
In most cases, the default settings are enough and you do not need to change anything. Each time, when you run your PC system, AdGuard will start automatically and block pop-ups, web sites such Your Template Finder, as well as other malicious or misleading web sites. For an overview of all the features of the application, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the AdGuard icon, which may be found on your desktop.
How to avoid install of Your Template Finder hijacker
To sum up
Now your computer should be clean of the hijacker which modifies browser settings to replace your start page, new tab page and search provider by default with Your Template Finder page. Delete AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you block unwanted pop ups and unwanted harmful pages) and Zemana Anti Malware (ZAM) (to periodically scan your machine for new malware, browser hijackers and adware). Make sure that you have all the Critical Updates recommended for Windows OS. Without regular updates you WILL NOT be protected when new browser hijackers, malicious software and adware are released.
If you are still having problems while trying to get rid of Your Template Finder redirect from your web-browser, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.