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I prefer Google as my home page, but somehow Amazon keeps popping up. I have tried to keep making Google my home page and Amazon does it again. Please HeELP.

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Hi,

This is usually because of a toolbar under name CortonExt but it usually manages to return after you disable the toolbar in your browser and uninstall it from Control Panel > Programs and Features.

Try booting to Safe Mode by tapping the F8 key repeatedly at boot time until the menu appears and selecting Safe Mode. Once in Safe Mode uninstall Corton from the Control Panel and then open your browser (if you have more than one do this for all) and from the Tools > Addons section disable CortonExt, if you get the option to delete it then please do so.

Open Computer and delete the following folders if they exist
C:\Program Files (x86)\Corton\
C:\Program Files\Corton\

Reboot back into normal mode and reset your homepage. Let me know if it comes back.

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Sounds like adware or spyware (any kind of badware in your computer) is the issue. Perhaps a simple problem on the browser configuration is the issue.
You may try to download Firefox to see is you have the same problem. Have your computer updated (from the Microsoft Updates) and run the Malicious removal Tool (Click Start - Run - Type: MRT and press enter).

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Press CTRL ALT & DELat the same time. It opens Task Manager. > Choose Processes
It might show that you got many Chromes running simultaneously. Click the one CHROME that is running (it usually has to do with something of a Flash program) on highest in CPU usage, then >> END PROGRESS. If that happens to close your Chrome there's no harm done as you can just re-install them by clicking it again. BUT normally it kills SHOCK WAVE FLASH thats has ridiculed people for almost ten years...
Well, it kills your Flash loads but revises your computer speed. You can simply just put these other windows' reloading after the procedure.

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