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 it from Windows?
This is how the shortcut of this adware looks like:
What Does It Do?
1. Genieo generates pop-up ads right on the desktop.
2. Sets search.genieo.com as a default search engine:
How to remove
Close all browsers and other programs!
Uninstall the Program
Look for Genieo application (publisher: Genieo Innovation Ltd) and uninstall it:
Set the checkboxes Remove the application from your default search provider and Reset your default homepage to the original settings and press Yes:
Check the system with AdwCleaner
Remove all found adware:
These steps should delete the unwanted app from your system.