|Displayed publisher: RequestTop|
|Installation folder: C:\Program Files\RequestTop|
|Program executable: RequestTop.exe|
|Path: C:\Program Files\RequestTop\RequestTop.exe|
|Addition Files (Malware Detected)|
|(Malware detected) RequestTop.dll|
|Adware.Win32.RequestTop.AA by CMC|
|Variant of Win32/AdWare.RequestTop.B by Web Security Guard|
|Adware.ADH by Bkav|
|Remove RequestTop Now !|
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RequestTop is a well-known adware which has been bothering Windows users. Although, the deceptive appearance of this adware has tricked various system users who convinced into installing this toolbar onto their machine as a simple way to convert their documents to PDF format. The toolbar offers a possibility in order to convert various files straight from web browser’s startup page. However, this adware forgets to mention that, after getting inside, RequestTop changes the start page, new tab page and other settings on installed Chrome, Safari, Edge, Firefox, Safari, Opera and other browsers. So, if wondering is the toolbar safe, the short answer is no.
Annoying Activities Initiates By RequestTop
- RequestTop sets its own domain as default search engine, new tab URL address or homepage.
- Redirects the victimized computer users to promotional web portals.
- Displays large amount of pop-up advertisements on user’s computer screen.
- Gathers browsing-related data about the infected system users.
- Blocks user’s attempts to uninstall RequestTop from their operating systems.
How To Deal With RequestTop Adware?
So-called this computer virus replaces the affected browser’s homepage with fake search provider that offer quick access to some popular domains or file converting services. Although, using a new search tool is not recommended due to the suspicious browser redirect tendencies. Cyber security researchers warn about potentially unsafe redirect issues when RequestTop threat force infected users to visit unreliable or even high-risk domains once they click on the displayed search result link. So, even if you are rerouted to Yahoo search results, you can never be sure that the displayed link you click is safe.
Moreover, those computer users who are already interested in RequestTop removal from Google Chrome or other widely used Internet browsers can head straight to the end of this security article. Experts have provided brief elimination instructions of this adware that will help you not only to remove fake extension, but also reset your web browsers to the primary state. However, the quickest method to remove RequestTop is to scan the PC with a credible anti-spyware tool. In case, if this method does not satisfy your needs, then please check the manual removal instructions mentioned at the end of this article.
How to Uninstall RequestTop from Compromised System
Step:1 First of all, Reboot your PC in Safe Mode to make it safe from RequestTop
(this Guide illustrates how to restart Windows in Safe Mode in all versions.)
Step:2 Now you need to View all Hidden Files and Folders that exist on different drives
Open IE and Click on Tools. Now Select Manage add-ons
In the pane, under Toolbars and Extensions, Choose the RequestTop extensions which is to be deleted
Following the above Manual Steps will be effective in blocking RequestTop. However, if you are unable to accomplish these steps, click the button given below to scan your PC
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