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How to Remove Hp.hhowtowatch.live browser hijacker

By | May 29, 2020

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

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

How to Watch 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.hhowtowatch.live and the How to Watch browser extension has been installed, remove the How to Watch extension as soon as possible using this How to Watch removal instruction.

Remove How to Watch

google chrome logoUninstall How to Watch 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 “How to Watch” browser extension and click Remove.

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firefox logoUninstall How to Watch extension from Firefox

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

internet explorer logoUninstall How to Watch 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 How to Watch from Extensions and Toolbars.
  5. On the left open Search Providers settings.
  6. Find How to Watch Search and Remove How to Watch Search.

Do you still have How to Watch 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 How to Watch and click Uninstall.
  5. Follow How to Watch uninstall instructions.

malwarebytes logoRemove Hp.hhowtowatch.live with Malwarebytes

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

Hp.hhowtowatch.live adware leaves traces such as malicious files, registry keys, scheduled tasks on your device, make sure to completely remove Hp.hhowtowatch.live 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.hhowtowatch.live 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.hhowtowatch.live 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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