How to uninstall (remove) Mountainbrowse.com

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What is Mountainbrowse.com?

Mountainbrowse.com may seem like a standard search engine (Google, Bing or Yahoo), which helps the user to find only the necessary information and to eliminate superfluous results. Mountainbrowse.com comes to your computer in the form of an extension to the browser Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome. This hijacker is similar to Browserhunt.com. It hijacks your browser and changes settings, search engine and homepage on mountainbrowse.com. Mountainbrowse.com comes without user consent via web clients. Mountainbrowse.com may redirect users to advertising websites collect personal information and slow down your browser. Also, Mountainbrowse.com may result in another malicious programs. Mountainbrowse.com is a potentially unwanted program, so if you find it on your PC, then you should remove it immediately.

Mountainbrowse.com hijacker

How Mountainbrowse.com gets on your PC?

Potentially unwanted programs are not viruses, but it can cause serious harm to your computer. Malicious software, such as Mountainbrowse.com, comes to PC bundled with free downloads without user consent. However, in most cases, users could easily prevent infection in their computer. It is necessary to closely monitor the installation process, namely remember a few simple rules. Always read the user’s agreement and select the “Advanced” installation type to know about everything that the installer offers. Disagree to install components that cause you suspicious. Also, you can use special programs that will help you to protect your PC. If Mountainbrowse.com already penetrated on your computer, you can use our instructions indicated below.

How to remove Mountainbrowse.com from your computer?

To uninstall Mountainbrowse.com remove it from Control Panel, then delete all files and regkeys.

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You can try both of these products to remove Mountainbrowse.com

Or uninstall Mountainbrowse.com manually.

Step 1: Remove Mountainbrowse.com from Control Panel

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find Mountainbrowse.com.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows XP.

Windows 7/Windows Vista:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Then Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find Mountainbrowse.com and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 7.

Windows 8/Windows 8.1:

  1. Open the Menu.
  2. Click Search.
  3. After that click Apps.
  4. Then Control Panel.
  5. Then as in Windows 7, click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find Mountainbrowse.com, select it and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 8 (8.1).

Windows 10:

  1. Click on the Start button (or press the Windows key) to open the Start menu, click on the Settings at the top.
  2. Click on App & features on the left menu.
  3. On the right side, locate Mountainbrowse.com and click it, then click on the Uninstall button.
  4. Click on Uninstall to confirm.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 10

Note: If you can’t find required program, sort programs by date in Control panel and search for last installed programs.

After that remove Mountainbrowse.com from your browser.

Step 2: Remove Mountainbrowse.com from browsers

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find Mountainbrowse.com.
  6. Click the trash can icon to remove it.

Learn more about removing extensions from Chrome.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open Firefox.
  2. Push Shift + Ctrl + A.
  3. Choose Mountainbrowse.com.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.

Learn more about removing extensions from Firefox.

Internet Explorer:

  1. Open IE.
  2. Push Alt + T.
  3. Click Manage Add-ons.
  4. Select Toolbars and Extensions.
  5. Click Disable Mountainbrowse.com.
  6. Click More information link in the left-bottom corner.
  7. Click Remove button.
  8. If this button is grayed out – perform alternative steps.

Learn more about removing extensions from IE.

Step 3: Resetting your browser search and homepage settings

Reset browser setting in Google Chrome:
  1. Click the Chrome menu (3 bar button) in the top right corner.
  2. Choose Settings.
  3. Click Show advanced settings.
  4. Go to Reset browser settings section.
  5. Click Reset browser settings.
  6. In the dialog that appears, click Reset.

Learn more about resetting browser settings in Google Chrome.

Reset browser setting in Mozilla Firefox:
  1. Open Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Go to Help.
  3. Go to Troubleshooting information.
  4. Click Reset Firefox… button.

Learn more about resetting browser settings in Mozilla Firefox.

Reset browser setting in Internet Explorer:
  1. Open Internet Explorer.
  2. Click on the cogwheel in the right upper corner.
  3. Click Internet options.
  4. Go to Advanced tab.
  5. Click Reset button.
  6. Put a tick near Delete personal settings checkbox.
  7. Click Reset button.

Learn more about resetting browser settings in Internet Explorer.

Step 4: Remove following files and folders of Mountainbrowse.com:

Remove following regitry entries:

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Written by Rami Douafi

Author: Rami Douafi

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