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thankfl
Level 7

url bar now defaults twww.trovi.com/?gd=

Is this malware? This just began yesterday. How do I get rid of this?  My Firefox browser window now has this in all new tabs: www.trovi.com/?gd=&ctid=CT3322288&octid=EB_ORIGINAL_CTID&ISID=M3A66A3A6-C12B-4C6C-8628-346A8D5A0156&SearchSource=69&CUI=&SSPV=&Lay=1&UM=6&UP=SP528DCB4E-8CE4-4994-86D5-00DFDC81C78D

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catdaddy
Level 20

Re: url bar now defaults twww.trovi.com/?gd=

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                You may try the following Removal Guide:How to easily remove Trovi virus (Removal Guide)

To get an idea of how this may have arrived on your system, please read the following articles:

Edit: Original Post was made @ 3:25 pm,ammended @ 3:39 pm to add information about (PUPS)

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Catdaddy

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exbrit
Level 21

Re: url bar now defaults twww.trovi.com/?gd=

Moved this to Malware Discussion > Home User Assistance.

Try the Following Removal Guide:How to easily remove Trovi virus (Removal Guide)

Then  try Adwcleaner and Malwarebytes Free both linked in the last link below.

To Keep Malwarebytes (Free) DO NOT accept any Free Trial Offer or activate the software.

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melodyhard
Level 7

Re: url bar now defaults twww.trovi.com/?gd=

Yes, your computer may have been infected by certain malware. To get rid of it, you need to run a scan of your PC with a advanced antimalware program such as Malwarebytes. Hope your problem has been solved

Hidden link removed. If you want to link to an outside site please make sure the site name is visible. Hayton

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avinash34
Level 12

Re: url bar now defaults twww.trovi.com/?gd=


also check if any unwanted programs are installed.

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exbrit
Level 21

Re: url bar now defaults twww.trovi.com/?gd=

Thank you.  After all this time I assume this is solved.   Locking thread.

Any new ones please start your own new discussion, thank you.

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