Remove Search Engine

Search Engine is yet another program classified as PUP (Pontentially Unwanted Program). This browser hijacker changes your default homepage and search engine, plus as any other browser hijacker it will track your online activity sending the resulting data to servers in charge of showing you customized ads.

Most users consider Search Engine a malware, and tend to feel surprised and deceived when their antivirus refuses to remove it. From a technical point of view there is truth in the antivirus actions, because Search Engine is not a malware per se. As many other PUPs, this website and all traces it leaves behind must be carefully removed either manually or with the help of removal tools.

Search Engine is usually offered through its software partners. For each successful installation, those partners will get a commission.

This is why you must be very careful with what you download and where you download. Always read thoroughly all conditions of use and when possible reject any additional tools being offered. This optional tools are certainly not needed and will slow down your computer.

This browser hijacker hides itself in the deepest corners of Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer. You must then remove all traces left behind. Don’t panic! We’re here to help you remove them all in just a few minutes. Just follow our removal guide and Search Engine will be effectively removed for free!

How to remove Search Engine ?

Please note that all the software we offer to remove Search Engine is free, our instruction is tested and works to remove this threat from Chrome, Internet Explorer or Firefox. We do not supply any shareware which detects the threat and asks a license in order to remove Search Engine. Follow all steps in correct order to completely and successfully remove Search Engine.

Remove Search Engine with AdwCleaner

AdwCleaner is a helpful tool developed to eliminate unwanted toolbars, browser hijackers, redirects and potentially unwanted programs (PUPs) in Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome or Opera. AdwCleaner requires no installation and can be ran in a instantaneous to examine your pc.

  • Please download AdwCleaner by Xplode and save to your Desktop :
    Download AdwCleaner
  • Double-click on AdwCleaner.exe to run the tool (Windows Vista/7/8 users : right-click and select Run As Administrator).
  • Click on the Scan button.
  • After the scan has finished, click on the Clean button..
  • Press OK again to allow AdwCleaner to restart the computer and complete the removal process.

Remove Search Engine with MalwareBytes Anti-Malware

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is an important security program for any computer user to have installed on their computer. It is light-weight, fast, and best of all, excellent at removing the latest infections like Search Engine.

Remove Search Engine with malwarebytes anti-malware

  • Download MalwareBytes Anti-Malware :
    Premium Version Free Version (without Real-time protection)
  • Double-click mbam-setup-consumer.exe and follow the prompts to install the program.
  • Once installed, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware will automatically start and you will see a message stating that you should update the program, and that a scan has never been run on your system. To start a system scan you can click on the Fix Now button.
  • Malwarebytes Anti-Malware will now check for updates, and if there are any, you will need to click on the Update Now button.
  • Malwarebytes Anti-Malware will now start scanning your computer for Search Engine.
  • When the scan is done, you will now be presented with a screen showing you the malware infections that Malwarebytes’ Anti-Malware has detected. To remove the malicious programs that Malwarebytes Anti-malware has found, click on the Quarantine All button, and then click on the Apply Now button.
  • Reboot your computer if prompted.

Remove Search Engine with ZHPCleaner

ZHPCleaner is a program that searches for and deletes Adware, Toolbars, Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUP), and browser Hijackers from your computer. By using ZHPCleaner you can easily remove many of these types of programs for a better user experience on your computer and while browsing the web.

  • If Avast is installed on you computer you have to disable it during the process.
  • You can download AdwCleaner utility from the below button :
    Download ZHPCleaner
  • Select ZHPCleaner.exe with right mouse click and Run as Administrator.
  • Accept the user agreement.
  • Click on the Scanner button.
  • After the scan has finished, click on the Repair button.
  • Reboot your computer.
Your machine should now be free of Search Engine. If you are still experiencing problems while trying to remove Search Engine from your computer, please start a new thread in our support page. Someone will give you free assistance very fast !
Click here to go to our support page.

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