Genieo. How to remove

Genieo is an adware application and a browser-hijacker at the same time. It is spread in a bundle with various freeware programs. How to uninstall and completely remove Genieo from Windows?

This is how the Genieo shortcut looks like:

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Its target:

C:\Users\tunecomp.net\AppData\Roaming\Genieo\Application\TrayUi\bin\gentray.exe http://127.0.0.1:1886/extensions/redirect_to_startpage

Harm from Genieo

1. Genieo generates pop-up ads right on the desktop.

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2. Sets search.genieo.com as a default search engine:

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How to remove Genieo

Close all browsers and other programs!

End Genieo Processes

C:\Users\tunecomp.net\AppData\Roaming\Genieo\Application\TrayUi\bin\gentray.exe
C:\Users\tunecomp.net\AppData\Roaming\Genieo\Application\Updater\bin\genupdater.exe

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Uninstall Genieo

Look for Genieo application (publisher: Genieo Innovation Ltd) and uninstall it:

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Set the checkboxes Remove the application from your default search provider and Reset your default homepage to the original settings and press Yes:

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Check the system with AdwCleaner

Remove all found adware:

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