What is Search.htransitlocator.co

Search.htransitlocator.co is an annoying browser hijacker that arrives at your computer as an extension and infects the browsers that are installed on your system. Typically, this changes the settings of your browsers, primarily the home page. Moreover, it can make changes in browsers that cause the browser to constantly redirect you to third-party sites that contain ads. At first glance, it may seem that this search page is very useful and convenient, as it offers functional buttons for quick access to popular sites and social pages. However, this is a lie. Moreover, the hijacker can collect analyze and transfer personal data about the user, including browser history and more. This information may be used for targeted advertising. We recommend you to remove Search.htransitlocator.co now.


How Search.htransitlocator.co gets on your PC?

Potentially unwanted programs, in particular, Search.htransitlocator.co, come without the user’s consent, bundled with free programs from the Internet. This is because users do not pay enough attention to the installation process and do not pay attention to the list of components that are contained in the installation package. The attackers have long been developing and using special Web clients and installers that contain malicious elements inside. You need to closely monitor the installation process and not agree on the installation of components that seem to be unsafe. If Search.htransitlocator.co has already penetrated your PC, then remove it using our guides.

How to remove Search.htransitlocator.co from your computer?

The easiest and most modern way of removing pop-ups, trojans, ransomware or other viruses is to use automatic removal tools. See our Anti-malware tools below for further instructions.

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Also, you can try to remove Search.htransitlocator.co manually. For uninstalling Search.htransitlocator.co remove it from Control Panel, then delete all files and registry keys.

Step 1: Remove Search.htransitlocator.co from Control Panel

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find Search.htransitlocator.co.
  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 Search.htransitlocator.co 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 Search.htransitlocator.co, 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 Search.htransitlocator.co 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 Search.htransitlocator.co from your browser.

Step 2: Remove Search.htransitlocator.co from browsers

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find Search.htransitlocator.co.
  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 Search.htransitlocator.co.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.

Learn more about removing extensions from Firefox.

Microsoft Edge:

  1. Press Settings and more button
  2. Choose and Click on Extensions
  3. Find Search.htransitlocator.co extension and click settings
  4. Press Uninstall button
  5. Start Edge again

Learn more about removing extensions from Edge.

Internet Explorer:

  1. Open IE.
  2. Push Alt + T.
  3. Click Manage Add-ons.
  4. Select Toolbars and Extensions.
  5. Click Disable Search.htransitlocator.co.
  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: Remove Search.htransitlocator.co from Android:

Alternative solution for Android phone/tablet:

Google Chrome:

  1. open the Chrome app.
  2. To the right of the address bar, tap More.
  3. Choose and open Settings
  4. Tap Site settings and then find Search.htransitlocator.co Pop-ups.
  5. Turn of Search.htransitlocator.co Pop-ups from Allowed to Block.

Written by Rami Douafi

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