Remove Satellite and Earth Maps – Virus Removal Guide

By | August 19, 2020

Satellite and Earth Maps is a browser hijacker. Satellite and Earth Maps redirects the browser’s default homepage, search engine and new tab. Satellite and Earth Maps redirects the browser through search.hsatelliteandearthmaps.com.

Satellite and Earth Maps is regularly manifested on the internet as a helpful homepage. In fact, Satellite and Earth Maps 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 Satellite and Earth Maps are used for advertising employment. The statistics are sold to advertising networks. Because Satellite and Earth Maps collects data out of your browser, Satellite and Earth Maps is likewise categorized as a spyware program (browser hijacker).

When Satellite and Earth Maps is installed, you will notice the following:

  • The default search engine and new tab page in your browser are redirected to Satellite and Earth Maps.
  • You notice a new Satellite and Earth Maps toolbar in your browser.
  • Satellite and Earth Maps might show advertisements and track your search queries within your browser.

Satellite and Earth Maps 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 Satellite and Earth Maps and the Satellite and Earth Maps browser extension has been installed in your browser, remove the Satellite and Earth Maps extension as quickly as possible from your web browser settings. Also, make sure to remove adware from your computer!

Remove Satellite and Earth Maps

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google chrome logoUninstall Satellite and Earth Maps 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 “Satellite and Earth Maps” browser extension and click Remove.

Can’t remove Satellite and Earth Maps extension because the extension is managed?

firefox logoUninstall Satellite and Earth Maps extension from Firefox

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

internet explorer logoUninstall Satellite and Earth Maps 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 Satellite and Earth Maps from Extensions and Toolbars.
  5. On the left open Search Providers settings.
  6. Find Satellite and Earth Maps Search and Remove Satellite and Earth Maps Search.

Do you still have Satellite and Earth Maps 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 Satellite and Earth Maps and click Uninstall.
  5. Follow Satellite and Earth Maps uninstall instructions.

malwarebytes logoRemove Satellite and Earth Maps with Malwarebytes

I recommend removing Satellite and Earth Maps with Malwarebytes. Malwarebytes is a comprehensive adware removal tool and free to use.

Satellite and Earth Maps adware leaves traces such as malicious files, registry keys, scheduled tasks on your device, make sure to completely remove Satellite and Earth Maps with Malwarebytes.

Download Malwarebytes OR More information about Malwarebytes

 

  • 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 Satellite and Earth Maps 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 Satellite and Earth Maps 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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