Many computer users complain that they are redirected to l.yimg.com without their agreement when they visit Yahoo. So, many of them consider l.yimg.com as a browser hijacker. Is it true? Please pay attention to this post that tell you what it l.yimg.com and how to get rid of it.
The Details of L.yimg.com
According to the complaint of some computer users and the analyses of experts, it is true that you may be guided to l.yimg.com when you intend to get in Yahoo. Nevertheless, it isn’t a browser hijacker, but a harmless subdomain of Yahoo. Do you know why it isn’t at the list of browser hijacker?
It is because l.yimg.com cannot make your screen jammed with annoying commercial pop-ups, cannot get along with other infections such as virus, or malware, cannot slow down your PC performance, and cannot lead you to malicious or ads-supported websites, etc.
If you don’t like l.yimg.com in your PC, you just reset the settings of your default search engine and all the problems will be resolved. The manual removal guides are showed in the next part, and I hope you can get help.
Methods to Remove L.yimg.com from PC
Since l.yimg.com is a legal domain, you can remove it manually. This manual removal guide covers diverse aspects. If you really desire for its removal, you had better to follow the instructions below.
Method 1. Manually Remove L.yimg.com
Step 1: Stop the process from Task Manager.
“Ctrl+ Shift + Esc” to open Task Manager > Processes > find L.yimg.com and select End process.
Step 2: Remove suspicious programs from Control Panel.
From Windows 7
Start > Control Panel > Uninstall Programs > select L.yimg.com and remove it.
From Windows 8:
on Start screen > right-click the app tile > tap or click Uninstall.
Step 3: Remove suspicious extensions from browsers.
From Internet Explorer
1. Go to Tools and select Manage add-ons.
2. Disable the items which are related to the program.
3. Reset Internet Explorer
From Mozilla Firefox
1. Go to Firefox’s Tools, and then select Add-ons
2. Navigate to Add-ons panel, and remove those extensions which are associated with L.yimg.com
1. Click the Menu icon of Chrome and select Settings.
2. Click Extensions on the left panel and remove the extensions related to L.yimg.com.
3. Reset Google Chrome
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Step 2: Select “Run” and permit to download the installer. After downloading the installer, double-click the installer and start installing SpyHunter.
Step 3: Choose “Malware Scan” and give your PC a comprehensive check.
Step 4: Choose “Fix Threats”.
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