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How to Remove Hp.hfreetestnow.app browser hijacker

By | May 29, 2020

Hp.hfreetestnow.app is a browser hijacker. Hp.hfreetestnow.app browser hijacker changes the homepage of Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Microsoft Edge – Chromium Edge.

Hp.hfreetestnow.app is regularly offered on the internet as a convenient homepage. However, in reality, this is a browser hijacker that collects all kinds of data from your browser.

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The data collected by Hp.hfreetestnow.app is used for advertising purposes. The data is sold to advertising networks. Because Hp.hfreetestnow.app collects data from your browser, Hp.hfreetestnow.app is also classified as a (PUP) Potentially Unwanted Program.

Free Test Now browser extension will install itself in the Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer and Edge browser. No browser developer yet notices this browser hijacker as unwanted.

If your home page has changed to Hp.hfreetestnow.app and the Free Test Now browser extension has been installed, remove the Free Test Now extension as soon as possible using this Free Test Now removal instruction.

Remove Free Test Now

google chrome logoUninstall Free Test Now extension from Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Type chrome://extensions/ in the Google Chrome address bar and press ENTER on your keyboard.
  3. Find the “Free Test Now” browser extension and click Remove.

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firefox logoUninstall Free Test Now extension from Firefox

  1. Open Firefox
  2. Type about:addons in the Firefox address bar and press ENTER on your keyboard.
  3. Find the “Free Test Now” browser extension and click the three dots on the right of the Free Test Now extension.
    Select Remove from the menu to remove Free Test Now from the Firefox browser.

internet explorer logoUninstall Free Test Now add-on from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer
  2. Click the menu (wrench icon) in the top right.
  3. Open Manage Addons from the menu.
  4. Remove Free Test Now from Extensions and Toolbars.
  5. On the left open Search Providers settings.
  6. Find Free Test Now Search and Remove Free Test Now Search.

Do you still have Free Test Now in Internet Explorer?

  1. Open Windows Control Panel.
  2. Go to Uninstall a program.
  3. Click “installed on” column to sort the recently installed applications by date.
  4. Select Free Test Now and click Uninstall.
  5. Follow Free Test Now uninstall instructions.

malwarebytes logoRemove Hp.hfreetestnow.app with Malwarebytes

I recommend removing Hp.hfreetestnow.app with Malwarebytes. Malwarebytes is a comprehensive adware removal tool and free to use.

Hp.hfreetestnow.app adware leaves traces such as malicious files, registry keys, scheduled tasks on your device, make sure to completely remove Hp.hfreetestnow.app with Malwarebytes.

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  • Install Malwarebytes, follow on-screen instructions.
  • Click Scan to start a malware-scan.

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  • Wait for the Malwarebytes scan to finish.
  • Once completed, review the Hp.hfreetestnow.app detections.
  • Click Quarantine to continue.

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  • Reboot Windows after all the detections are moved to quarantine.

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You have now successfully removed Hp.hfreetestnow.app from your computer and browser.

Max
Author: Max

Hi, I am Max. I am a computer security researcher. Every day I blog about new adware threats as they are released. I am also active in various online communities to help people with their computer problems. Stay safe!

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