Shoptogether is a browser hijacker. Shoptogether browser hijacker redirects the Google Search queries through shoptogether.xyz. Shoptogether.xyz redirects the web browser to Bing search results.
Shoptogether is usually recommended on the internet as a helpful new tab or homepage by Shoptogether.xyz advertisements. However, in reality, Shoptogether is a browser hijacker that collects all kinds of browsing data from your browser settings.
The web browsing data collected by the Shoptogether adware is used for advertising purposes. The browsing data is sold to advertising networks. Because Shoptogether gathers browsing data from your browser, Shoptogether is also classified as (PUP) Potentially Unwanted Program.
Shoptogether browser extension will install itself in the Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer and Edge browser. No major browser developer yet notices this browser hijacker as dangerous.
If your home page or new tab has changed to Shoptogether.xyz and the Shoptogether browser extension has been installed, remove the Shoptogether extension as soon as possible using this Shoptogether removal instruction.
Remove Shop together
Uninstall Shop together extension from Google Chrome
- Open Google Chrome
- Type chrome://extensions/ in the Google Chrome address bar and press ENTER on your keyboard.
- Find the “Shop together” browser extension and click Remove.
Uninstall Shoptogether extension from Firefox
- Open Firefox
- Type about:addons in the Firefox address bar and press ENTER on your keyboard.
- Find the “Shoptogether” browser extension and click the three dots on the right of the Shoptogether extension.
Select Remove from the menu to remove Shoptogether from the Firefox browser.
Uninstall Shoptogether add-on from Internet Explorer
- Open Internet Explorer
- Click the menu (wrench icon) in the top right.
- Open Manage Addons from the menu.
- Remove Shoptogether from Extensions and Toolbars.
- On the left open Search Providers settings.
- Find Shoptogether Search and Remove Shoptogether Search.
Do you still have Shoptogether in Internet Explorer?
- Open Windows Control Panel.
- Go to Uninstall a program.
- Click “installed on” column to sort the recently installed applications by date.
- Select Shoptogether and click Uninstall.
- Follow Shoptogether uninstall instructions.
Remove Shoptogether adware with Malwarebytes
I advise you to remove Shoptogether adware with Malwarebytes. Malwarebytes is a comprehensive adware removal tool and free to use.
Shoptogether adware leaves traces such as malicious files, registry keys, scheduled tasks on your device, make sure to completely remove Shoptogether with Malwarebytes.
- Install Malwarebytes, follow on-screen instructions.
- Click Scan to start a malware-scan.
- Wait for the Malwarebytes scan to finish.
- Once completed, review the Shoptogether detections.
- Click Quarantine to continue.
- Reboot Windows after all the detections are moved to quarantine.
You have now successfully removed Shoptogether malware from your device.