The appearance Easy To Watch TV instead of your homepage or search provider is a sign of potentially unwanted software from the browser hijacker family that installed on your machine. Moreover, the browser hijacker can lead to weird browser behavior (freezing/crash), delays when starting a new web browser window or delays when searching for anything on the Internet. We think you definitely want to solve this problem. For this purpose, necessity to perform cleanup of your personal computer. You need to perform the few simple steps below which will allow you to get rid of Easy To Watch TV and free your internet browser from the hijacker using the standard features of Windows and some proven freeware.
Besides the fact that Easy To Watch TV browser hijacker replaces your home page, this intrusive website may set yourself as your search provider. But, obviously, it does not give you a good search results, as they will consist of tons of ads, links to undesired and ad web-sites and only the remaining part is search results for your query from the major search providers. Of course, the very fact that you encounter with the inability to properly search the Internet, is an unpleasant moment. Moreover, the Easy To Watch TV hijacker can collect privacy data about you. This user information, in the future, can be sold to third parties. What creates the risk of theft of your user data.
The Easy To Watch TV hijacker is not a virus, but the virus behaves similarly. As a rootkit hides in the system, may impose certain unwanted changes to current settings of installed web-browsers, and blocks them from changing. Also this browser hijacker infection can install additional web-browser add-ons and modules that will display ads and popups. And finally, the Easy To Watch TV browser hijacker can be used to collect user info about you such as what webpages you’re opening, what you’re looking for the Net and so on. This information, in the future, can be sold to third party companies.
In order to remove browser hijacker infection responsible for redirects to Easy To Watch TV from your system, clean the affected internet browsers and revert back the Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox settings to its default state, please use the Easy To Watch TV removal tutorial below.
How to remove Easy To Watch TV from PC
There are a simple manual guide below which will help you to get rid of Easy To Watch TV from your Windows computer. The most effective solution to remove this hijacker infection is to follow the manual removal instructions and then run Zemana Anti-Malware, MalwareBytes Free or Hitman Pro automatic tools (all are free). The manual way will assist to weaken this browser hijacker and these malware removal tools will completely get rid of Easy To Watch TV and return the Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Chrome and Mozilla Firefox settings to default.
To remove Easy To Watch TV, perform the following steps:
- Get rid of Easy To Watch TV redirect without any tools
- Use free malware removal utilities to completely delete Easy To Watch TV start page
- Use AdBlocker to stop Easy To Watch TV and stay safe online
- How to prevent Easy To Watch TV hijacker from getting inside your personal computer
- Finish words
Get rid of Easy To Watch TV redirect without any tools
The useful removal instructions for the Easy To Watch TV startpage. The detailed procedure can be followed by anyone as it really does take you step-by-step. If you follow this process to get rid of Easy To Watch TV redirect let us know how you managed by sending us your comments please.
Removing the Easy To Watch TV, check the list of installed software first
The best way to begin the computer cleanup is to uninstall unknown and suspicious programs. Using the Microsoft Windows Control Panel you can do this quickly and easily. This step, in spite of its simplicity, should not be ignored, because the removing of unneeded software can clean up the Internet Explorer, Edge, Mozilla Firefox and Chrome from pop-ups hijackers and so on.
Windows 8, 8.1, 10
Once the ‘Control Panel’ opens, click the ‘Uninstall a program’ link under Programs category as displayed on the image below.
You will see the ‘Uninstall a program’ panel like below.
Very carefully look around the entire list of programs installed on your personal computer. Most likely, one of them is the browser hijacker which alters web-browser settings to replace your startpage, new tab page and search provider by default with Easy To Watch TV site. If you’ve many programs installed, you can help simplify the search of malicious software by sort the list by date of installation. Once you’ve found a suspicious, unwanted or unused program, right click to it, after that press ‘Uninstall’.
Windows XP, Vista, 7
After the Windows ‘Control Panel’ opens, you need to press ‘Uninstall a program’ under ‘Programs’ as shown on the image below.
You will see a list of apps installed on your personal computer. We recommend to sort the list by date of installation to quickly find the software that were installed last. Most probably, it’s the hijacker that responsible for browser reroute to the intrusive Easy To Watch TV web-site. If you are in doubt, you can always check the program by doing a search for her name in Google, Yahoo or Bing. When the program which you need to remove is found, simply press on its name, and then click ‘Uninstall’ as displayed below.
Delete Easy To Watch TV search from Google Chrome
Like other modern browsers, the Google Chrome has the ability to reset the settings to their default values and thereby restore the web browser new tab, start page and search provider by default that have been modified by the Easy To Watch TV browser hijacker.
- First, start the Google Chrome and click the Menu icon (icon in the form of three dots).
- It will display the Chrome main menu. Choose More Tools, then press Extensions.
- You’ll see the list of installed addons. If the list has the add-on labeled with “Installed by enterprise policy” or “Installed by your administrator”, then complete the following steps: Remove Chrome extensions installed by enterprise policy.
- Now open the Google Chrome menu once again, click the “Settings” menu.
- Next, press “Advanced” link, which located at the bottom of the Settings page.
- On the bottom of the “Advanced settings” page, click the “Reset settings to their original defaults” button.
- The Google Chrome will open the reset settings dialog box as on the image above.
- Confirm the internet browser’s reset by clicking on the “Reset” button.
- To learn more, read the blog post How to reset Google Chrome settings to default.
Remove Easy To Watch TV from Mozilla Firefox by resetting web-browser settings
First, launch the Mozilla Firefox. Next, click the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will open the drop-down menu. Next, click the Help button ().
In the Help menu press the “Troubleshooting Information”. In the upper-right corner of the “Troubleshooting Information” page click on “Refresh Firefox” button as shown on the image below.
Confirm your action, press the “Refresh Firefox”.
Remove Easy To Watch TV from Internet Explorer
The Internet Explorer reset is great if your web-browser is hijacked or you have unwanted addons or toolbars on your browser, that installed by a malware.
First, open the Microsoft Internet Explorer, click ) button. Next, press “Internet Options” like below.
In the “Internet Options” screen select the Advanced tab. Next, press Reset button. The IE will open the Reset Internet Explorer settings prompt. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box and press Reset button.
You will now need to reboot your PC system for the changes to take effect. It will remove browser hijacker responsible for redirects to Easy To Watch TV, disable malicious and ad-supported internet browser’s extensions and restore the Internet Explorer’s settings such as home page, search provider and new tab page to default state.
Use free malware removal utilities to completely delete Easy To Watch TV start page
Manual removal is not always as effective as you might think. Often, even the most experienced users may not completely remove browser hijacker from the infected computer. So, we advise to scan your personal computer for any remaining malicious components with free hijacker removal programs below.
Run Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) to remove Easy To Watch TV
Zemana AntiMalware is a free program for Microsoft Windows OS to scan for and delete PUPs, adware, harmful web browser extensions, browser toolbars, and other undesired apps such as browser hijacker that causes browsers to open undesired Easy To Watch TV web site, installed on your PC.
- Zemana Anti-Malware can be downloaded from the following link. Save it on your Desktop.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: March 3, 2018
- After the download is finished, close all programs and windows on your personal computer. Open a directory in which you saved it. Double-click on the icon that’s named Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup.
- Further, press Next button and follow the prompts.
- Once install is done, click the “Scan” button to detect browser hijacker infection that causes browsers to open unwanted Easy To Watch TV site. This task can take some time, so please be patient. While the Zemana is checking, you can see how many objects it has identified either as being malware.
- Once that process is finished, you may check all threats detected on your machine. Once you have selected what you want to delete from your personal computer click “Next”. After the clean-up is finished, you can be prompted to restart your personal computer.
Scan your machine and get rid of Easy To Watch TV search with Hitman Pro
The HitmanPro utility is free and easy to use. It can scan and delete browser hijacker which redirects your browser to undesired Easy To Watch TV website, malicious software, PUPs and adware from personal computer (Windows 10, 8, 7, XP) and thereby revert back web browsers default settings (new tab page, default search engine and homepage). HitmanPro is powerful enough to look for and get rid of malicious registry entries and files that are hidden on the personal computer.
- Click the following link to download the latest version of HitmanPro for MS Windows. Save it to your Desktop.
Category: Security tools
Update: June 28, 2018
- Once downloading is done, double click the Hitman Pro icon. Once this utility is started, click “Next” button to begin scanning your PC for the browser hijacker which alters internet browser settings to replace your search engine, homepage and newtab with Easy To Watch TV website. Depending on your computer, the scan may take anywhere from a few minutes to close to an hour. During the scan HitmanPro will search for threats present on your PC.
- After HitmanPro has completed scanning your personal computer, Hitman Pro will display a scan report. Once you have selected what you want to remove from your computer press “Next” button. Now click the “Activate free license” button to start the free 30 days trial to get rid of all malware found.
Use Malwarebytes to remove Easy To Watch TV redirect
Manual Easy To Watch TV search removal requires some computer skills. Some files and registry entries that created by the browser hijacker can be not completely removed. We suggest that run the Malwarebytes Free that are completely clean your machine of browser hijacker. Moreover, the free program will help you to remove malicious software, potentially unwanted apps, adware and toolbars that your computer can be infected too.
Installing the MalwareBytes is simple. First you will need to download MalwareBytes Free from the following link.
Category: Security tools
Update: March 20, 2018
Once the download is done, close all windows on your system. Further, open the file named mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” prompt pops up as shown on the screen below, press the “Yes” button.
It will open the “Setup wizard” that will help you install MalwareBytes AntiMalware on the computer. Follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
Once installation is finished successfully, click Finish button. Then MalwareBytes Anti-Malware will automatically start and you can see its main window as shown in the figure below.
Next, click the “Scan Now” button to perform a system scan with this tool for the browser hijacker responsible for redirecting user searches to Easy To Watch TV. A system scan may take anywhere from 5 to 30 minutes, depending on your system. During the scan MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM) will search for threats present on your computer.
Once the checking is done, MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM) will open a list of found threats. Review the report and then press “Quarantine Selected” button.
The MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM) will remove browser hijacker that cause a redirect to Easy To Watch TV website. Once the task is done, you can be prompted to restart your personal computer. We suggest you look at the following video, which completely explains the process of using the MalwareBytes Free to remove browser hijackers, ad supported software and other malware.
Use AdBlocker to stop Easy To Watch TV and stay safe online
Run ad-blocking application like AdGuard in order to block advertisements, malvertisements, pop-ups and online trackers, avoid having to install malicious and adware browser plug-ins and add-ons that affect your machine performance and impact your PC system security. Browse the Internet anonymously and stay safe online!
Visit the following page to download the latest version of AdGuard for Microsoft Windows. Save it to your Desktop.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: July 17, 2017
After downloading it, double-click the downloaded file to start it. The “Setup Wizard” window will show up on the computer screen as shown on the screen 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 tutorial as on the image below.
Click “Skip” button to close the window and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” to see an quick instructions which will allow you get to know AdGuard better.
Each time, when you start your computer, AdGuard will run automatically and block ads, web pages like Easy To Watch TV, 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 prevent Easy To Watch TV hijacker from getting inside your personal computer
Now your PC should be clean of the browser hijacker infection that created to redirect your browser to the Easy To Watch TV web page. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you block unwanted popup ads and intrusive harmful sites) and Zemana Anti-Malware (to periodically scan your PC system for new browser hijacker infections and other malicious software). Probably you are running an older version of Java or Adobe Flash Player. This can be a security risk, so download and install the latest version right now.
If you are still having problems while trying to remove Easy To Watch TV startpage from the Firefox, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer and Chrome, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.