What is Qone8 Virus?
Qone8, also known as Omiga Plus, is a browser hijacker, which may set your browser's home page and/or default search engine to qone8.com, search.qone8.com or start.qone8.com. Qone8.com may endanger your privacy because it infiltrates to your internet browser silently with various software packages and may track your browsing habits without your consent.
Most popular browsers are vulnerable to Qone8 virus, including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer.
Qone8 supposedly comes from a company registered in Taiwan. However, the website is located in the US.
Our recommedation is to get rid of Qone8, search.qone8.com and qone8.com as soon as possible either by doing it manually with the instructions provided below, or using a certified antispyware software to do it automatically for you.
How to remove Qone8 hijacker?
Automated Qone8 removal instructions
- Download SpyHunter to remove Qone8:
- Install SpyHunter by double-clicking on the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions. To help install SpyHunter, you can read our simple guide here.
Manual Qone8 removal instructions
Note: manual removal of Qone8 and its' files should only be performed by an experienced computer user. Proceed at your own risk.
To remove Qone8 and all traces of the infection, carefully follow these steps:
- Open Control Panel and choose Uninstall a program (if on Windows Vista/7/8) or Add/Remove Programs (if on Windows XP). In the list, select and uninstall any applications with Qone8 or Omiga Plus in its' name.