Pectit.info – What is it?
Pectit.info is a browser hijacker that might suddenly appear on your browser. You must have picked up this browser hijacker when you installed free software that had Pectit.info attached to it. The hijacker needs to be deselected during freeware installation, otherwise, it will install automatically. Browser hijackers are not malicious, they merely aim to make income from advertisements. You will be exposed to various kinds of ads and will be helping Pectit.info make income. Which is why you should not allow it to remain on your computer. We suggest you remove Pectit.info as soon as possible as it will not provide you anything of value.
Free software bundles are the reason you have this hijacker on your computer. You must have installed some sort of free software that had Pectit.info attached to it. When installing free software, you need to deselect the added items. You can do so in Advanced (Custom) settings only. Uncheck the boxes of the added items and you can install the freeware. If you rush through the installation process in Default settings, you will end up installing everything that has been added to the software as you will not be able to deselect anything. Be more cautious when installing programs, and delete Pectit.info.
If you have Pectit.info browser hijacker on your computer, you are constantly redirected to one of these malicious websites. All of them are of the same kind but the contents are slightly different. The websites provide “funny” stories and expose you to advertisements. Your browser’s settings will be changed without your permission and you will be led to Funny Collection’s domain every time you open your browser, be it Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox. You will not be able to change the settings back, unless you first uninstall Pectit.info. Pectit.info will expose you to advertisements so that it could generate pay-per-click revenue. Basically, it uses you to make money. Browse hijackers and adware all act the same as that is their sole purpose of existence. Browser hijackers have no place on your computer, even if they are low-risk computer infections. You should delete Pectit.info.
How to remove it?
If you detect Pectit.info and want to eliminate it as quickly as possible, then you can follow the removal instructions given below. We wrote full manuals how to delete Pectit.infoautomatically and manually. Of course, you can choose a manual technique to remove this unpleasant program. But, we must warn that manual removal may be complex and difficult task for novice users. If you do not have considerable experience in dealing with such software, it is better is you select an automatic removal tool.
Automatic removal tool for Pectit.info
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Virus Pectit.info step by step removal instruction (for automatically way):
- Download GridinSoft Anti-Malware.
- Please, choose “Quick scan” or “Full scan” to scan your PC.
- Delete all detected infected files and registry entries by clicking “Fix now” at the end of scan.
NOTE! The anti-malware may delete just 2 (two) viruses free. In case, if user’s machine is deeply infected with various viruses, we offer to buy the GridinSoft Anti-Malware to clean computer system fully.
- Important: Shut down all your browsers before next steps.
This video will help you to reset your internet browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with virus Pectit.info in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “On-Run Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
The manual removal for advanced users.
Also, you should reminded that you need to uninstall all add-ons from your internet browser and other tied junkware. If this task is difficult for you, please use GridinSoft Anti-Malware. It can Reset Browser Settings for FREE
You find detailed instructions how to reset browser settings manually HERE