Know what to do when your web browser redirects you to a new browser window with -a.akamaihd.net.
What is a.akamaihd.net?
a.akamaihd.net hijacks your web browser so you will be redirected to a fake search engine it is promoting. You also cannot easily change back it to your preferred search engine.
How did it get installed?
You may unwillingly ran it from deceptive pop up ads, free software installers or other third-party file downloads.
How do I get rid of it?
Remove a.akamaihd.net manually:
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It may take some time to go through every file, folder and browsers mentioned in all the steps listed above.
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I have Antivirus One installed
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- Open Antivirus One.
- Click Adware Cleaner, then click Clean Now.