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think i've been hacked. this page is the default page whenever i open a new tab. <!DOCTYPE html> <html style="padding: 0 !important;"> <head id="ctl00_Head1"><

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think i've been hacked. this page is the default page whenever i open a new tab. <!DOCTYPE html> <html style="padding: 0 !important;"> <head id="ctl00_Head1"><

definitely something up. internet helper 1.5? conduit? what is this crap and how do i get rid of it? page source info in troubleshooting below.

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Re: think i've been hacked. this page is the default page whenever i open a new tab. <!DOCTYPE html> <html style="padding: 0 !important;"> <head id="ctl00_Head1"><

hello robert, this sounds like a problem possibly caused by adware on your pc. please go to firefox > addons > extensions & remove any suspicious entries (toolbars, things that you have not installed intentionally, don't know what purpose they serve, etc). also go to the windows control panel / programs and remove all toolbars or potentially unwanted software from there and do a full scan of your system with the security software that you have in place and/or a different tool like the free version of malwarebytes.

afterwards install the search reset addon - it will revert the most common customziations those adware programs do in firefox back to the default: https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/addon/searchreset/

Remove a toolbar that has taken over your Firefox search or home page