How to Remove Quick Start from Firefox?(Removal Guide)

By | March 31, 2014

Can’t get rid of Quick Start virus that pops up on your computer? All the browsers ( Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome) have been hijacked, it effects from Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP to Windows 8. How do i delete the redirect virus from the infected computer?

Quick Start is categorized as a browser hijacker that causes your home page, default search engine and new tab page to be replaced to its page without any permission. Usually, it enters to user computer with the attachments of spam emails, sharing of files in network environment, peer to peer file sharing, visiting pornographic websites and others. If your computer is behaving slowly, with pop-ups, and struggling from multiple system errors, you may have the Quick Start.

It causes frequent web redirects to wrong websites, hijacks search engine settings and leads to unexpected webpages. Once mounted, Quick Start changes your home page and search engine, then blows your pages to unrelated searches mostly income or advertisement sites. It may bring further infections are direct the user to infectious sites. Once entered onto computer, Quick Start can collects your personal details as well as financial details without your knowledge and makes benefits from it. We strongly recommend users to perform system scan with effective spyware remover and delete this parasite upon detection.


Your computer is something not normal as usual such as running very slowly.
Quick Start may spread lots of spyware and adware parasites
Quick Start displays lots of dangerous pop ups and spam email attachments on your screen.
You need to take a long time to open a webpage than before.
Quick Start can turn your computer to run slowly and pose sudden death;


Step1 :  Install The World Fastest & Lightest PC Cleaner YAC.


Step2 :  Once installed, open the program and click on the button “Examine now” in the Health Check item. YAC will now start to search for the malicious programs or files that may be installed on your computer.

Step3 :  To remove the malicious programs or files that were detected in the previous step, please click on the Fix button. If there are plug-ins in your computer , YAC will now prompt you that “You need to close the browser to delete the plug-in, close now ?”.Please do so and then click on the Fix button .YAC will now delete all detected adware from your computer.
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Tips :  If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by malicious toolbars, you can remove the programs with YAC and reset your web browser as follows:
•Choose the Protection item and set default browser, choose the browser you need.
•Then set homepage of the browser, click the button , choose the one you need.
•You can also set the search engine in this item. The lock setting will take effect after restarting the browser.

In order to remove Quick Start manually you need to have technical knowledge first then only you can remove it manually as it requires the knowledge of system files and registry files and if you don’t have any idea about this then trying manual methods can lead you to more problematic situations and one wrong file deletion can make your system completely unusable. The Steps for manual Removal of Quick Start are:

Remove Quick Start from Mozilla Firefox
•At the top of the Firefox window, click the Firefox button, go over to the Help sub-menu and select Troubleshooting Information.
•To continue, click Reset Firefox in the confirmation window that opens. It will close and be reset.
•When it’s done, a window will list the information that was imported. Click Finish and Firefox will open.