Can’t get rid of SafeSearch.net virus that pops up on your computer? All the browsers ( Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome) have been hijacked, it effects from Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP to Windows 8. How do i delete the redirect virus from the infected computer?
SafeSearch.net is categorized as a browser hijacker which can be downloaded into computer along with freeware attachment. SafeSearch.net is a website which looks like a legitimate search engine for the first sight as it is listed with a lot of key words that including a lot of areas in our life. In reality, it is a malicious website that has no use to take you to anywhere you are heading to even when you click the key words on it. once infected, it will change DNS settings and download nasty toolbar into web browsers, which has the ability to replace the home page on Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox, Bing and other reputable browsers with SafeSearch.net.
Getting stuck with this virus, you can neither get rid of it via any kind of antivirus software nor search anything online. Computer will be entangled with a lot of annoying advertisements which are dropped from illicit websites to deceive the victims with money. What makes things worse, SafeSearch.net will modify system settings and exploit system with flaws, which makes computer very likely to be attacked with other malwares or even shut down suddenly. Apparently, SafeSearch.net is a dangerous threat on your computer that it will be better for users to get rid of it immediately once it is found.
SafeSearch.net is a parasitic browser hijacker
Some strange icons are attached to desktop without your ability to recall when you install them;
SafeSearch.net can help cyber criminals track your online activities and capture significant personal data to cause you a loss of value.
Your computer is something not normal as usual such as running very slowly.
SafeSearch.net displays lots of dangerous pop ups and spam email attachments on your screen.
HOW TO REMOVE SafeSearch.net QUICKLY?
Step1 : Install The World Fastest & Lightest PC Cleaner YAC.
Step2 : Once installed, open the program and click on the button “Examine now” in the Health Check item. YAC will now start to search for the malicious programs or files that may be installed on your computer.
Step3 : To remove the malicious programs or files that were detected in the previous step, please click on the Fix button. If there are plug-ins in your computer , YAC will now prompt you that “You need to close the browser to delete the plug-in, close now ?”.Please do so and then click on the Fix button .YAC will now delete all detected adware from your computer.
Tips : If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by malicious toolbars, you can remove the programs with YAC and reset your web browser as follows:
•Choose the Protection item and set default browser, choose the browser you need.
•Then set homepage of the browser, click the button , choose the one you need.
•You can also set the search engine in this item. The lock setting will take effect after restarting the browser.
HOW TO REMOVE SafeSearch.net MANUALLY?
In order to remove SafeSearch.net manually you need to have technical knowledge first then only you can remove it manually as it requires the knowledge of system files and registry files and if you don’t have any idea about this then trying manual methods can lead you to more problematic situations and one wrong file deletion can make your system completely unusable. The Steps for manual Removal of SafeSearch.net are:
Remove SafeSearch.net from Internet Explore (IE)
•Open Internet Explorer, click on the “gear icon” (Tools for Windows XP users) at the top (far right), then click again on “Internet Options”.
•In the Internet Options dialog box, click on the Advanced tab, then click on the Reset button.
•In the Reset Internet Explorer settings section, check the “Delete personal settings” box, then click on Reset.
•When Internet Explorer finishes resetting, click Close in the confirmation dialogue box and then click OK.
•Close and open Internet Explorer.