If your internet browser startpage has changed to the Mykotlerino, then it is possible that your system has become a victim of unwanted software from the browser hijacker family. It means that an unwanted program has taken over and modified settings of installed web browsers, without your desire or permission. So, if the Mozilla Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer and Edge homepage, newtab and default search engine has been modified or your web-browser being rerouted to the Search Mykotlerino web-site you never intended to visit, then it’s a sign that you need to clean up your personal computer as quickly as possible in order to remove undesired Mykotlerino hijacker.
The Mykotlerino browser hijacker takes over your internet browser’s default search provider and controls what will be shown to you whenever you do a searching. Other than the search results, it also provides a lot of unwanted ads on the search page. Some of these ads designed to trick you into buying some questionable products and software. Moreover, sometimes, those advertisements could redirect you to misleading or malicious sites.
We advise you to delete Search Mykotlerino and free your system of browser hijacker as soon as possible, until the presence of the hijacker infection has not led to even worse consequences. You need to follow the steps below that will allow you to completely remove Mykotlerino redirect, using only the built-in Windows features and a few of specialized free tools.
Remove Search Mykotlerino
As with uninstalling ad supported software, malware or PUPs, there are few steps you may do. We suggest trying them all. If you do only one part of the guidance, then it should be use malicious software removal tool, because it should delete browser hijacker and block any further infection. But to completely remove the Mykotlerino you’ll have to at least reset your web browser settings like startpage, new tab and search engine by default to default state, delete all unwanted and suspicious applications, and remove hijacker by malware removal tools. Certain of the steps will require you to reboot your system or exit the web-site. So, read this tutorial carefully, then bookmark or print it for later reference.
How to manually delete Mykotlerino
Read this section to know how to manually get rid of the Mykotlerino hijacker. Even if the step-by-step instructions does not work for you, there are several free malware removers below which can easily handle such hijacker infections.
Removing the Mykotlerino, check the list of installed programs first
In order to get rid of potentially unwanted programs such as this browser hijacker, open the MS Windows Control Panel and click on “Uninstall a program”. Check the list of installed software. For the ones you do not know, run an Internet search to see if they are adware, hijacker infection or potentially unwanted applications. If yes, delete them off. Even if they are just a programs which you do not use, then uninstalling them off will increase your computer start up time and speed dramatically.
Windows 10, 8.1, 8
Click the Windows logo, and then click Search . Type ‘Control panel’and press Enter as displayed in the following example.
After the ‘Control Panel’ opens, press the ‘Uninstall a program’ link under Programs category as shown in the following example.
Windows 7, Vista, XP
Open Start menu and choose the ‘Control Panel’ at right as shown in the following example.
Then go to ‘Add/Remove Programs’ or ‘Uninstall a program’ (Windows 7 or Vista) as on the image below.
Carefully browse through the list of installed programs and get rid of all applications that has the name similar to “Mykotlerino”. We advise to press ‘Installed programs’ and even sorts all installed programs by date. After you have found anything suspicious that may be the hijacker infection, ‘ad supported’ software or PUPs, then choose this program and click ‘Uninstall’ in the upper part of the window. If the suspicious application blocked from removal, then use Revo Uninstaller Freeware to fully remove it from your system.
Remove Mykotlerino redirect from Google Chrome
Use the Reset browser utility of the Google Chrome to reset all its settings like home page, new tab page and default search provider to original defaults. This is a very useful utility to use, in the case of web browser hijacks like Mykotlerino.
Open the Chrome menu by clicking on the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will display the drop-down menu. Next, press to “Settings” option.
Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on the “Show advanced settings” link. Now scroll down until the Reset settings section is visible, as on the image below and click the “Reset settings” button.
Confirm your action, press the “Reset” button.
Remove Mykotlerino from Firefox by resetting web-browser settings
The Firefox reset will keep your personal information like bookmarks, passwords, web form auto-fill data and remove unwanted search engine and start page such as Mykotlerino, modified preferences, extensions and security settings.
First, start the Mozilla Firefox and press button. It will display the drop-down menu on the right-part of the browser. Further, click the Help button () as shown on the image below
In the Help menu, select the “Troubleshooting Information” option. Another way to open the “Troubleshooting Information” screen – type “about:support” in the web browser adress bar and press Enter. It will show the “Troubleshooting Information” page as displayed in the following example. In the upper-right corner of this screen, click the “Refresh Firefox” button.
It will open the confirmation dialog box. Further, click the “Refresh Firefox” button. The FF will begin a task to fix your problems that caused by the browser hijacker which redirects your browser to annoying Mykotlerino site. After, it is done, press the “Finish” button.
Get rid of Mykotlerino start page from Microsoft Internet Explorer
First, launch the IE, press ) button. Next, click “Internet Options” as shown below.
In the “Internet Options” screen select the Advanced tab. Next, press Reset button. The IE will display the Reset Internet Explorer settings prompt. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box and press Reset button.
You will now need to reboot your computer for the changes to take effect. It will remove browser hijacker infection that causes browsers to show undesired Mykotlerino web site, disable malicious and ad-supported internet browser’s extensions and restore the Internet Explorer’s settings such as homepage, new tab and search provider by default to default state.
How to automatically remove Mykotlerino browser hijacker infection
The hijacker can hide its components which are difficult for you to find out and get rid of completely. This can lead to the fact that after some time, the browser hijacker again infect your personal computer and change certain settings of all your typical internet browsers to Mykotlerino. Moreover, I want to note that it’s not always safe to remove hijacker manually, if you don’t have much experience in setting up and configuring the Windows operating system. The best method to detect and remove browser hijackers is to run free malicious software removal software.
Use Zemana to remove hijacker
We suggest using the Zemana Anti Malware. You can download and install Zemana AntiMalware (ZAM) to scan for and get rid of Mykotlerino from your system. When installed and updated, the malicious software remover will automatically scan and detect all threats present on the PC.
Download Zemana AntiMalware (ZAM) by clicking on the following link. Save it to your Desktop so that you can access the file easily.
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Once the downloading process is done, start it and follow the prompts. Once installed, the Zemana Free will try to update itself and when this procedure is complete, click the “Scan” button to start scanning your computer for the Mykotlerino hijacker infection and other browser’s harmful plugins.
Depending on your personal computer, the scan can take anywhere from a few minutes to close to an hour. During the scan Zemana Free will detect all threats present on your computer. Make sure all items have ‘checkmark’ and click “Next” button.
The Zemana will get rid of hijacker infection which developed to redirect your internet browser to the Mykotlerino web-page and add items to the Quarantine.
Scan and clean your system of hijacker infection with Malwarebytes
We advise using the Malwarebytes Free that are completely clean your personal computer of the browser hijacker. The free utility is an advanced malicious software removal program made by (c) Malwarebytes lab. This program uses the world’s most popular anti malware technology. It is able to help you remove hijackers, PUPs, malware, ad-supported software, toolbars, ransomware and other security threats from your computer for free.
Download MalwareBytes by clicking on the link below and save it to your Desktop.
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When the downloading process is done, close all applications and windows on your PC. Open a directory in which you saved it. Double-click on the icon that’s named mb3-setup as displayed in the figure below.
When the installation starts, you will see the “Setup wizard” which will help you setup Malwarebytes on your computer.
Once install is finished, you’ll see window as shown on the screen below.
Now press the “Scan Now” button for checking your personal computer for the hijacker that reroutes your internet browser to annoying Mykotlerino web-page. A scan may take anywhere from 10 to 30 minutes, depending on the number of files on your computer and the speed of your machine. When a malware, adware or PUPs are found, the number of the security threats will change accordingly.
Once the scan is finished, MalwareBytes Free will show a list of all threats found by the scan. You may move threats to Quarantine (all selected by default) by simply click “Quarantine Selected” button.
The Malwarebytes will now delete Mykotlerino hijacker and other web browser’s malicious addons and move threats to the program’s quarantine. Once that process is complete, you may be prompted to reboot your PC.
The following video explains guidance on how to remove browser hijacker infection, ‘ad supported’ software and other malicious software with MalwareBytes Anti-Malware (MBAM).
Scan and free your PC system of browser hijacker with AdwCleaner
If MalwareBytes antimalware or Zemana AntiMalware cannot delete this browser hijacker infection, then we advises to use the AdwCleaner. AdwCleaner is a free removal tool for malicious software, ‘ad supported’ software, potentially unwanted applications, toolbars as well as browser hijacker that cause a redirect to Mykotlerino web site.
Download AdwCleaner tool from the link below. Save it to your Desktop so that you can access the file easily.
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When the downloading process is finished, open the folder in which you saved it and double-click the AdwCleaner icon. It will start the AdwCleaner tool and you will see a screen as on the image below. If the User Account Control dialog box will ask you want to open the program, click Yes button to continue.
Next, press “Scan” to perform a system scan for the hijacker that cause a redirect to Mykotlerino web-page. Depending on your computer, the scan can take anywhere from a few minutes to close to an hour. When a threat is found, the number of the security threats will change accordingly. Wait until the the scanning is finished.
After AdwCleaner has completed scanning your PC, AdwCleaner will show a scan report like below.
All detected threats will be marked. You can delete them all by simply click “Clean” button. It will display a prompt. Click “OK” button. The AdwCleaner will remove hijacker that cause a reroute to Mykotlerino site and move items to the program’s quarantine. When disinfection is done, the tool may ask you to restart your personal computer. After restart, the AdwCleaner will open the log file.
All the above steps are shown in detail in the following video instructions.
Use AdBlocker to block Mykotlerino and stay safe online
By installing an ad-blocking program like AdGuard, you’re able to stop Mykotlerino, autoplaying video ads and delete a large count of distracting and annoying ads on web-pages.
Installing the AdGuard ad-blocking program is simple. First you will need to download AdGuard by clicking on the link below and save it to your Desktop.
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Once the download is complete, double-click the downloaded file to launch it. The “Setup Wizard” window will show up on the computer screen like below.
Follow the prompts. AdGuard will then be installed and an icon will be placed on your desktop. A window will show up asking you to confirm that you want to see a quick guidance as displayed on the screen below.
Press “Skip” button to close the window and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” to see an quick guide that will allow you get to know AdGuard better.
Each time, when you run your PC, AdGuard will start automatically and block pop up advertisements, web pages such Mykotlerino, as well as other malicious or misleading web-sites. For an overview of all the features of the program, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the AdGuard icon, that can be found on your desktop.
How to avoid installation of Mykotlerino browser hijacker infection
Many programs used to hijack a PC system’s web-browser. So, when you installing free software, carefully read the disclaimers, choose the Custom or Advanced installation method to watch for additional applications that are being installed, because some of the applications are ad supported software and PUPs.
To sum up
Now your personal computer should be clean of the browser hijacker infection which alters web browser settings to replace your newtab, startpage and search provider by default with Mykotlerino web-site. Delete AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you block unwanted pop-up advertisements and undesired malicious web-sites) and Zemana Free (to periodically scan your PC 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 hijacker infections, harmful software and adware are released.
If you are still having problems while trying to remove Mykotlerino from your browser, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.