The Your Transit Info Now is an intrusive site that can be set as your homepage and search engine by a PUP (potentially unwanted program) from the hijacker family. Most often, the undesired application installs on the computer in abundle with free applications that you downloaded and installed from the Internet. Once it gets inside your web-browser, it’ll modify some internet browser’s search provider by default, new tab and startpage to Your Transit Info Now. The Your Transit Info Now is designed in order to redirect user’s browser and display lots of intrusive advertisements and sponsored links from AdSense or another third-party vendors in your search results.
The Your Transit Info Now hijacker infection will change your web browser’s search provider so that all searches are sent through Your Transit Info Now, which redirects to Bing, Yahoo or Google Custom Search engine which shows the search results for your query. The makers of this browser hijacker are using legitimate search engine as they may generate money from the ads that are shown in the search results.
Although, Your Transit Info Now browser hijacker infection is not a virus, but it does bad things, and it alters internet browsers settings. Moreover, an adware (sometimes named ‘ad-supported’ software) can be additionally installed on to your PC system with this hijacker, which will open a lot of advertisements, or even massive full page ads that blocks surfing the Internet. Often such these advertisements may recommend to install other unknown and unwanted programs or visit harmful websites.
Thus, it is clear that the presence of hijacker on your system is not desirable, and you need to clean up your PC system as quickly as possible. Follow the tutorial below in order to delete Your Transit Info Now from Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge.
Remove Your Transit Info Now from Google Chrome, Firefox, IE, Edge
There are a few solutions which can be used to get rid of Your Transit Info Now. But, not all potentially unwanted programs such as this hijacker can be completely removed using only manual ways. In most cases you are not able to delete any hijacker infection utilizing standard Microsoft Windows options. In order to get rid of Your Transit Info Now you need complete a few manual steps and run reliable removal tools. Most computer security professionals states that Zemana, MalwareBytes Free or HitmanPro tools are a right choice. These free applications are able to detect and get rid of Your Transit Info Now from your computer and return your browser settings to defaults.
To remove Your Transit Info Now, use the steps below:
- How to manually get rid of Your Transit Info Now
- Your Transit Info Now start page automatic removal
- Stop Your Transit Info Now redirect and other intrusive webpages
- Why is my browser redirected to Your Transit Info Now?
- To sum up
How to manually get rid of Your Transit Info Now
Most common browser hijackers may be deleted without any antivirus applications. The manual browser hijacker removal is few simple steps that will teach you how to remove the Your Transit Info Now search.
Remove suspicious software using Microsoft Windows Control Panel
In order to remove Your Transit Info Now, first thing you need to do is to remove unknown and dubious programs from your machine using Windows control panel. When deleting this hijacker, check the list of installed software and try to find questionable programs and remove them all. Pay special attention to recently installed applications, as it is most probably that the Your Transit Info Now browser hijacker сame along with it.
- If you are using Windows 8, 8.1 or 10 then press Windows button, next click Search. Type “Control panel”and press Enter.
- If you are using Windows XP, Vista, 7, then click “Start” button and click “Control Panel”.
- It will open the Windows Control Panel.
- Further, click “Uninstall a program” under Programs category.
- It will show a list of all programs installed on the system.
- Scroll through the all list, and delete questionable and unknown software. To quickly find the latest installed apps, we recommend sort software by date.
See more details in the video instructions below.
Delete Your Transit Info Now from Firefox by resetting web-browser settings
If Mozilla Firefox home page or search engine are hijacked by the Your Transit Info Now, your internet browser displays annoying pop-up ads, then ‘Reset Mozilla Firefox’ could solve these problems. When using the reset feature, your personal information such as passwords, bookmarks, browsing history and web form auto-fill data will be saved.
First, open the Mozilla Firefox and press button. It will open the drop-down menu on the right-part of the web-browser. Further, click the Help button () like below.
In the Help menu, select the “Troubleshooting Information” option. Another way to open the “Troubleshooting Information” screen – type “about:support” in the internet browser adress bar and press Enter. It will show the “Troubleshooting Information” page as on the image below. In the upper-right corner of this screen, click the “Refresh Firefox” button.
It will open the confirmation prompt. Further, click the “Refresh Firefox” button. The Mozilla Firefox will begin a procedure to fix your problems that caused by the hijacker related to Your Transit Info Now . Once, it’s complete, press the “Finish” button.
Remove Your Transit Info Now from Chrome
Reset Chrome settings is a easy way to get rid of the hijacker, malicious and ‘ad-supported’ extensions, as well as to restore the web-browser’s search engine, newtab and homepage that have been changed by Your Transit Info Now browser hijacker.
- First, start the Chrome and press the Menu icon (icon in the form of three dots).
- It will open the Chrome main menu. Select More Tools, then click Extensions.
- You will 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 instructions: Remove Chrome extensions installed by enterprise policy.
- Now open the Google Chrome menu once again, click the “Settings” menu.
- Next, press “Advanced” link, that 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 show the reset settings prompt as shown on the image above.
- Confirm the web-browser’s reset by clicking on the “Reset” button.
- To learn more, read the post How to reset Google Chrome settings to default.
Get rid of Your Transit Info Now from Internet Explorer
First, start the Internet Explorer, click ) button. Next, click “Internet Options” as shown on the screen below.
In the “Internet Options” screen select the Advanced tab. Next, press Reset button. The Internet Explorer will open the Reset Internet Explorer settings prompt. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box and click Reset button.
You will now need to restart your PC system for the changes to take effect. It will remove browser hijacker responsible for modifying your web-browser settings to Your Transit Info Now, disable malicious and ad-supported web-browser’s extensions and restore the Microsoft Internet Explorer’s settings like startpage, newtab and search engine by default to default state.
Your Transit Info Now start page automatic removal
It is not enough to delete Your Transit Info Now from your internet browser by completing the manual steps above to solve all problems. Some Your Transit Info Now hijacker infection related files may remain on your computer and they will restore the browser hijacker even after you delete it. For that reason we recommend to run free anti malware tool such as Zemana, MalwareBytes Free and HitmanPro. Either of those programs should can find out and remove browser hijacker infection related to Your Transit Info Now redirect.
How to automatically remove Your Transit Info Now with Zemana Free
We suggest using the Zemana AntiMalware (ZAM). You can download and install Zemana Free to detect and remove Your Transit Info Now search from your computer. When installed and updated, the malicious software remover will automatically scan and detect all threats exist on the machine.
Now you can install and run Zemana Free to remove Your Transit Info Now homepage from your internet browser by following the steps below:
Visit the page linked below to download Zemana setup file named Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup on your computer. Save it on your MS Windows desktop.
Author: Zemana Ltd
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Update: March 3, 2018
Start the installation package after it has been downloaded successfully and then follow the prompts to install this tool on your machine.
During installation you can change some settings, but we suggest you don’t make any changes to default settings.
When installation is finished, this malware removal tool will automatically run and update itself. You will see its main window as displayed below.
Now click the “Scan” button . Zemana AntiMalware (ZAM) program will scan through the whole personal computer for the hijacker which cause a redirect to Your Transit Info Now website. This procedure can take quite a while, so please be patient. When a malware, ad supported software or potentially unwanted apps are detected, the count of the security threats will change accordingly. Wait until the the scanning is complete.
Once Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) has completed scanning, you can check all threats detected on your PC system. Review the results once the utility has complete the system scan. If you think an entry should not be quarantined, then uncheck it. Otherwise, simply click “Next” button.
The Zemana Anti-Malware will start to get rid of browser hijacker that causes web-browsers to display undesired Your Transit Info Now page. After the cleaning procedure is finished, you can be prompted to restart your machine to make the change take effect.
Scan your machine and delete Your Transit Info Now start page with HitmanPro
HitmanPro is a free removal tool that can check your PC system for a wide range of security threats like adware, malware, potentially unwanted software as well as browser hijacker responsible for Your Transit Info Now start page. It will perform a deep scan of your PC system including hard drives and MS Windows registry. When a malicious software is detected, it will help you to remove all detected threats from your PC with a simple click.
Visit the following page to download HitmanPro. Save it to your Desktop so that you can access the file easily.
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Update: December 8, 2017
Once downloading is done, open the file location. You will see an icon like below.
Double click the HitmanPro desktop icon. When the tool is started, you will see a screen as displayed in the figure below.
Further, press “Next” button . HitmanPro tool will begin scanning the whole machine to find out browser hijacker which developed to redirect your web-browser to the Your Transit Info Now web page. This process can take quite a while, so please be patient. When the scan get completed, HitmanPro will display a screen which contains a list of malware that has been found as displayed in the following example.
Review the results once the utility has finished the system scan. If you think an entry should not be quarantined, then uncheck it. Otherwise, simply click “Next” button. It will display a prompt, press the “Activate free license” button.
How to automatically remove Your Transit Info Now with Malwarebytes
Remove Your Transit Info Now browser hijacker manually is difficult and often the browser hijacker infection is not completely removed. Therefore, we advise you to run the Malwarebytes Free which are completely clean your computer. Moreover, the free program will help you to remove malicious software, PUPs, toolbars and adware that your computer can be infected too.
Click the link below to download MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM). Save it on your Desktop.
Category: Security tools
Update: March 20, 2018
Once the download is complete, close all applications and windows on your PC system. Double-click the setup file named mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” dialog box pops up as shown in the figure below, click the “Yes” button.
It will open the “Setup wizard” that will help you install MalwareBytes Anti-Malware on your system. Follow the prompts and don’t make any changes to default settings.
Once installation is finished successfully, press Finish button. MalwareBytes AntiMalware will automatically start and you can see its main screen as shown on the image below.
Now press the “Scan Now” button to perform a system scan with this utility for the hijacker which made to redirect your internet browser to the Your Transit Info Now website. This task can take quite a while, so please be patient. When a threat is detected, the count of the security threats will change accordingly.
As the scanning ends, MalwareBytes Anti Malware will display a list of all threats found by the scan. Next, you need to click “Quarantine Selected” button. The MalwareBytes Anti Malware will remove hijacker that responsible for web browser reroute to the annoying Your Transit Info Now web-site. When finished, you may be prompted to restart the machine.
We suggest you look at the following video, which completely explains the process of using the MalwareBytes AntiMalware (MBAM) to remove ad supported software, browser hijacker and other malicious software.
Stop Your Transit Info Now redirect and other intrusive webpages
The AdGuard is a very good ad-blocker program for the Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, MS Edge and Chrome, with active user support. It does a great job by removing certain types of intrusive advertisements, popunders, pop ups, annoying newtab pages, and even full page advertisements and web-site overlay layers. Of course, the AdGuard can stop the Your Transit Info Now redirect automatically or by using a custom filter rule.
- Download AdGuard by clicking on the following link. Save it on your MS Windows desktop.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: July 17, 2017
- Once downloading is complete, start the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” program window. Follow the prompts.
- After the install is finished, click “Skip” to close the install program and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” to see an quick tutorial which will allow 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 start your PC, AdGuard will launch automatically and block advertisements, pages such as Your Transit Info Now, as well as other malicious or misleading sites. For an overview of all the features of the program, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the icon named AdGuard, that is located on your desktop.
Why is my browser redirected to Your Transit Info Now?
The Your Transit Info Now most likely to occur during the installation of free software due the fact that potentially unwanted programs like this are mostly hidden in the setup file. Thus, if you have installed some free applications using Quick(Standard) method, you may have let a hijacker get inside the machine. Keep in mind that the Quick mode is unreliable because it do not warn about third-party applications. Thus, optional applications will be installed automatically unless you select Advanced/Custom method and reject its installation.
To sum up
Now your computer should be clean of the Your Transit Info Now hijacker infection and other browser’s malicious add-ons. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you stop unwanted pop-up ads and undesired malicious websites) and Zemana (to periodically scan your system for new malicious software, hijackers and adware). Make sure that you have all the Critical Updates recommended for Microsoft Windows OS. Without regular updates you WILL NOT be protected when new browser hijackers, harmful software and adware are released.
If you are still having problems while trying to remove Your Transit Info Now from your browser, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.