PDFConverterSearch4Free is a browser hijacker. PDFConverterSearch4Free redirects the browser’s default homepage, search engine, and new tab. PDFConverterSearch4Free redirects the browser.
PDFConverterSearch4Free is regularly manifested on the internet as a helpful homepage. In fact, PDFConverterSearch4Free is a browser hijacker that gathers all kinds of browsing data such as search queries and cookies out of your browser and alters the browser’s new tab page.
The statistics gathered by PDFConverterSearch4Free are used for advertising employment. The statistics are sold to advertising networks. Because PDFConverterSearch4Free collects data out of your browser, PDFConverterSearch4Free is likewise categorized as a spyware program (browser hijacker).
When PDFConverterSearch4Free is installed, you will notice the following:
- The default search engine and new tab page in your browser are redirected to PDFConverterSearch4Free.
- You notice a new PDFConverterSearch4Free toolbar in your browser.
- PDFConverterSearch4Free might show advertisements and track your search queries within your browser.
PDFConverterSearch4Free browser extension will deploy itself in the Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer and Edge browser after successful infiltration. Note that no browser developer yet marks this browser hijacker as potentially dangerous.
If your browser’s default homepage, new tab, and search engine have changed to PDFConverterSearch4Free and the PDFConverterSearch4Free browser extension has been installed in your browser, remove the PDFConverterSearch4Free extension as quickly as possible from your web browser settings. Also, make sure to remove adware from your computer!
Uninstall PDFConverterSearch4Free extension from Google Chrome
- Open Google Chrome
- Type chrome://extensions/ in the Google Chrome address bar and press ENTER on your keyboard.
- Find the “PDFConverterSearch4Free” browser extension and click Remove.
Can’t remove the PDFConverterSearch4Free extension because the extension is managed?
Uninstall PDFConverterSearch4Free extension from Firefox
- Open Firefox
- Type about:addons in the Firefox address bar and press ENTER on your keyboard.
- Find the “PDFConverterSearch4Free” browser extension and click the three dots on the right of the PDFConverterSearch4Free extension.
Select Remove from the menu to remove PDFConverterSearch4Free from the Firefox browser.
Uninstall PDFConverterSearch4Free add-on from Internet Explorer
- Open Internet Explorer
- Click the menu (wrench icon) in the top right.
- Open Manage Addons from the menu.
- Remove PDFConverterSearch4Free from Extensions and Toolbars.
- On the left open Search Providers settings.
- Find PDFConverterSearch4Free Search and Remove PDFConverterSearch4Free Search.
Do you still have PDFConverterSearch4Free in Internet Explorer?
- Open Windows Control Panel.
- Go to Uninstall a program.
- Click “installed on” column to sort the recently installed applications by date.
- Select PDFConverterSearch4Free and click Uninstall.
- Follow PDFConverterSearch4Free uninstall instructions.
Remove PDFConverterSearch4Free with Malwarebytes
I recommend removing PDFConverterSearch4Free with Malwarebytes. Malwarebytes is a comprehensive adware removal tool and free to use.
PDFConverterSearch4Free adware leaves traces such as malicious files, registry keys, scheduled tasks on your device, make sure to completely remove PDFConverterSearch4Free with Malwarebytes.
- Install Malwarebytes, follow on-screen instructions.
- Click Scan to start a malware-scan.
- Wait for the Malwarebytes scan to finish.
- Once completed, review the PDFConverterSearch4Free detections.
- Click Quarantine to continue.
- Reboot Windows after all the detections are moved to quarantine.
You have now successfully removed PDFConverterSearch4Free from your computer and browser.