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Unable to remove awesomehp remove site from home page

Created: 28 Feb 2014 • Updated: 06 Mar 2014 | 6 comments
deepaknk's picture
This issue has been solved. See solution.

Unable to remove awesomehp remove site from home page. Even I tried symhelp tool it is also not able to remove  


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Rafeeq's picture

run power eraser

About Symantec Power Eraser

Edit# I see that you have already ran that. Have you tried malware bytes?

James007's picture

Does you have install any tool ?


See this technet help

Symantec Support Tool: How to collect suspicious files and submit the samples to the Symantec Security Response Team.
Article:TECH147870 | Created: 2011-01-11 | Updated: 2012-05-01 | Article URL
Mick2009's picture

Hi deepaknk,

When time allows, please do update this thread with news on whether any suspicious files were identified and submitted. 

SEP does have the ability to combat homepage hijackers...

About Symantec Endpoint Protection's Internet Browser Protection

With thanks and best regards,


Brɨan's picture

How to run Symantec Power Eraser with the SymHelp utility

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Beppe's picture


start the browser in "no add-on's" mode, do you still have that home page? Eventually, see what is the add-on causing this issue.

Any difference in opening the browser by using the .exe instead of the link? If so, verify the link to launch the browser has been alter to load that home page.

Further, search that URL in registry...



deepaknk's picture

Thanks for reply

its done by Adware-Removal-Tool-v3.8