How to remove Starburn SoftwareWednesday, November 28th, 2012 at 6:32 am
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Starburn Software description
Starburn Software is a browser hijacker. It may look like a useful tool but it is actually a computer parasite. Luckily, it can be uninstalled like any regular application; but the problem is spotting the trouble before it does any serious damage.
The first and the most notorious sign of Starburn Software infection is a hijacked web browser. It usually target Mozilla Firefox but it may affect the work of other browsers as well. The hijacker changes the home page into search.starburnsoftware.com. The malware also affects every URL typed into the address bar in a way that it leads to search results on search.starburnsoftware.com despite of what you are trying to reach. Needless to say, using other search engines becomes impossible.
While the search.starburnsoftware.com website may not be dangerous on its own, the search results it displays are often misleading. The page also features numerous misleading advertisements. Avoid using search.starburnsoftware.com and remove Starburn Software without a doubt.
Get rid of Starburn Software
How to manually remove Starburn Software
To remove Starburn Software spyware you must block Starburn Software sites, stop and remove processes, unregister DLL files, search and delete all other Starburn Software files and registry utility. Follow the Starburn Software detection and removal instructions below.
The most typical software removal method is to remove Starburn Software by using "Add or Remove Programs" service. However there may be hidden Starburn Software files, running processes and registries in your computer, so Starburn Software may recreate all other files after reboot.
Starburn Software manual removal instructions
Block Starburn Software sites:
search.starburnsoftware.com Read more how to block Starburn Software sites
Locate and delete Starburn Software registry entries:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "Starburn Software" Read more how to delete Starburn Software registry entries
Download RegistryBooster 2010 to scan errors caused by Starburn Software
Detect and delete other Starburn Software files:
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Starburn Software\Starburn Software.lnk
We strongly recommend you to use spyware remover to track Starburn Software and automaticaly remove Starburn Software processes, registries and files as well as other spyware threats.