Recently, more and more users complained that they download 2yourface free program and their computer are in great trouble. They get constantly advertisement on their computer and annoying porn pop-ups. When we receive request from our user, we go to the website http://www.2yourface.com and download the program. Please read more to learn how to uninstall the program and repair the problem caused by 2yourface.
2YourFace is claimed to enhance users’ Facebook experience by providing video chat and Audio chat that you can use Facebook not only to text with your friend, but, to hear and see them! I am not sure whether it offers the functions as it advertised because I do not want to risk my Facebook account to test this program. When I install it, I found that it is bundled with toolbar and search engines.
After the default installation completed, my home page and default search engine is redirected to search.conduit.com and my browser get hijacked. When I open my Internet Explorer, it shows me that I go to Google.com, but actually, it’s not real Google page, it is search.conduit.com.
Although 2yourface and search.conduit.com are non-malicious related, but it acts as malicious program by hijacker the browsers by changing the homepage and redirecting the search result and many users encounter this issue and find it hard to remove and thus suspect it’s virus that harms the computer. If you have installed 2yourface and search.conduit.com toolbar, you are highly encouraged to uninstall and repair them as soon as possible with following instruction.
2yourface and search.conduit.com Hijacker Removal Instruction:
Step1, Uninstall the program and related toolbar from your computer
Please go to the Start Menu. Select Control Panel → Add/Remove Programs.
If you are using Windows Vista or Windows 7, select Control Panel → Uninstall a Program.
Search for 2yourface program and related Toolbar in the list. Select the program and click Remove button. If you are using Windows Vista/7, click Uninstall up near the top of that window. As shown in following image, you should remove all the 2yourface 1.0, Mixi.DJ Toolbar and Yontoo 1.10.02.
Note: Different 2you2face version and different toolbars or search engines such as IB mystart toolbar may be installed on your computer when you try to install 2yourface. If your browser is hijacked by other toolbar or search engines, you can take the same measure to repair.
Step2, Repair your browser. Although you have removed the program and toolbar from the control panel, you still need to repair your browser since the homepage and search engine can not be repaired automatically.
To remove search.conduit.com in Internet Explorer:
1), Open Internet Explorer. Go to Tools → Manage Add-ons,
2), Select Search Providers, First of all, choose Bing search engine or Google search engine and make it your default web search provider (Set as default).
3), Then select Search Results and click Remove to remove it,
4), Go to Tools → Internet Options. Select General tab and click Use default button or enter your own website, e.g. google.com instead of search.conduit.com. Click OK to save the changes. And that’s about it.
Quick Repair measure: Download the free utility Anvi Browser repair tool to repair your Internet Explorer.
To remove search.conduit.com in Firefox:
1) Open Mozilla Firefox. Click on the magnifying glass search icon and select Manage Search Engines…
2) Choose Search Results from the list and click Remove to remove it. Click OK to save changes.
3) Go to Tools → Options. Under the General tab reset the startup homepage or change it to google.com, etc.
To remove search.conduit.com in Google Chrome:
1) Click on Customize and control Google Chrome icon and select Settings,
2) Choose Basic Options. Change Google Chrome homepage to google.com or any other and click the Manage search engines… button,
3) Select Google from the list and make it your default search engine;
4) Select Search Results from the list remove it by clicking the “X” mark to delete the search.conduit.com search engine.
For detail information on how to remove search.conduit.com, please check anvisoft official forum post http://forums.anvisoft.com/viewtopic-45-956-0.html . Should you have any issue in the removing process, please post your problem in this topic.