Qvo6 is a browser hijacker which may be installed when using fake software and free software. The Qvo6 (Qv06) browser hijacker is a very nasty browser hijacker. It will replace your default homepage to qvo6.com and your default search engine to search.qvo6.com. This can be restored without a problem. A lot of browser hijackers use this method to force a user to visit there website. Either the Qvo6 browser hijacker replaces the target argument of the shortcut from your installed browsers to redirect the homepage to Qvo6.com. The browsers affected by this shortcut hijack are Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox. By changing the shortcut it’s for a non technical computer user not easy to find out where the Qvo6.com problem exists, this is a very nasty trick.
Please be aware, if you install free software if a browser hijacker as Qvo6.com is not installed on your computer without your notice. At FixYourBrowser.com we found out that it is not always possible to uncheck the Qvo6.com browser hijacker from the installation proces, we tested it on our testing machine using a fake flash player update. Distributors offer a Flash Player update, which includes some adware or in our case the Qvo6.com browser hijacker.
It is advised to always read the Terms and Agreements before installing software on your computer. Do never click too fast thru the installation process [Next] button of software as you will agree to software you might not want to install. If the installer offers a Advanced or Custom option button, click it to find out if there is any other malicious software offered and installed during the installation process.