Gamerz land will redirect you to other Search Engine, which is installed. These adware programs are bundled with other free software that you download off the internet. It claims to give you an instant access to top gaming sites or play instantly, but it is a potentially unwanted program known as browser hijacker.
Gamerz land is not a virus, but this program carries a greater threat to the security of your computer. After penetration, it starts displaying advertisements, banners and coupons. It will change your browser settings, homepage, search engine and send your personal information to third parties.
How does it enter in your computer?
If your browser setting and homepage is changed and if it’s redirecting you to its own search engine, then your PC is infected with the infection called GAMERZ LAND. It is also said to be a useless search engine which gets into your system by a path provided by a freeware and a shareware that are hosted on various servers. It will track your internet activities and gather your sensitive information and send it to third party with an aim of generating revenue.
Nature and behaviors:
- Random webpage text is turned into hyperlink.
- Navigates to a different page with every click on screen.
- Gathers sensitive information and tracks your internet activities.
- Changes homepage and search engine.
- Google Chrome
- Internet Explorer
How to remove Gamerz land:
You can remove it using the given methods:
- Automatic: Remove Gamerz land using GamerzLand_RemovalTool.exe.
- Manual: Remove Gamerz land.
Scan your PC with:
- Download GamerzLand_RemovalTool by clicking on the given link below:
- GamerzLand_RemovalTool Windows will prompt you to allow running this program. Select ‘Yes’ to allow it to run.
- When the setup launches, click ‘Next’ on the window that appears.
- In the following screen, type ‘Y’ for ‘Yes’ to start the scanning process.
- In the next screen that appears, type ‘Y’ for ‘Yes’ to automatically close all the browsers and continue the cleaning process.
- Wait for the removal process & you’re done. You can then check the logs of the deleted files in the text file that appears after the removal process.
How to remove Gamerz land manually?
Steps to remove Gamerz land from Google Chrome:
- Press Windows key on your keyboard and tap the R key.
- In the Run box which appears, type the path: ‘%localappdata%\Google\Chrome\User Data’.
- Search for Default folder and then Extensions
- Delete the folder that would be named somewhat like this: ‘hjlafnacaojciidmaijnoonindcpmldb’.
- Go back to Google Chrome.
- Now go to Menu > More Tools > Extensions.
- Delete the extension named ‘Gamerz land’
Steps to remove File Send Suite from Internet Explorer:
- Open Internet Explorer (IE).
- Go to Tools–> Click on Internet Options.
- From the listed tabs, click on ‘Advanced’ tab.
- Under ‘Reset Internet Explorer settings’ option, click on ‘Reset…’.
- Set the homepage of your choice.
Browser settings will be reset and the browser hijacker will be removed.