How to Remove SafeSearch.net Browser Hijacker?(Removal Guide)

SafeSearch.net enters into your system and changs all your browser settings without your permission? How to re move it ?

SafeSearch.net is classified as an browser redirect virus which is a potentially unwanted program just like other browser hijackers, such as the Start.MySearchDial.com, the Frameseek Redirect, the FastFreeSearch.com

SafeSearch.net redirect usually comes bundled with some freeware from the internet. When you download and install those free things you may also agree to make the SafeSearch.net as your default search engine or change you bowser homepage to the http://safeSearch.net/ without your attention.For example, when you download and install MaxPerforma Optimizer,SafeSearch.net and SafeSearch come together just like the picture shown below:


Once installed, SafeSearch.net will corrupt all your Internet bowser. You may receive many annoying pop up advertisements when you surfing online. When you search fo something using http://safeSearch.net/ you might redirect to some other site.
What’s more, the search results from http://safesearch.net/ contains some unknown pages do not have information related or similar to the search subject. As a matter of fact these pages are just filled with advertisements and pop up ads that compensate the website owner each time when the computer users click on that.
Since the SafeSearch.net redirect virus performance no any useful results, we highly recommend you to remove it from your computer before further damage occurs.

 

 

Similar Browser Hijacker or Redirect Virus:

Startpins Redirect,BasicScan.com,Software Education,Pageset Redirect,Prize Party, Hotstartsearch.com, Fastsurveyworld.net,Mixmeister Search,Holasearch.com,Delta Search, www.govome.com, VGrabber, FindWide, PortaldoSites.com,Start.gamesagogo.iplay.com,Help Me Find Your Info, Buscaid.com, Noticiasalpunto.com, Searchzone.com,Globososo,SearchTermResults.com,Click.efacts.com,imitsearch.net,Bigseekpro.com,iSoft Online,Systemcare-antivirus.org, Search.smartsuggestor.com, Theallsearches.com, Chatzum.com, Mystart.smilebox.com,BuscaID.com,QSearch.com,Somoto.com,Onlinefwd.com,EN.V9.COM,Click.Scour.com,Securesearch.lavasoft.com,MyPlayCity Search,Freecorder.com,Inksdata.com,Search.rpidity.com,Arcade Safari, Basicseek.com,Frameseek Redirect, Websearch.youwillfind.info, Clickorati.com, isearch.babylon.com, V9tr.com,Click.sureonlinefind.com,Perk Redirect,BrowserSeek,uStart,Cherchi.biz,Advertising-support.com, fastfreesearch.com,Websearch+ (websearch.brandthunder.com), Gotostat.ru, Websearch.lookforithere.info, QuiBids.com,Search.snapdo.com,MySearchDial Redirect, WebBrowserSearch.com, Http://pcspeedplus.com/scan/, Searchpig.net, Search.creativetoolbars.com, Mixidjv30.ourtoolbar.com, Cpvfeed.mediatraffic.com, Search.alot.com, Dnsbasic.com,SafeSearch.net,Zwangi.com,Websearch.searchrocket.info,Brothersoft,Findwebnow.com,Searchalgo.com,isearch.avg.com,Websearch.just-browse.info, Search.smartaddressbar.com, Qone8.com, Search.softonic.com, Flipora Search,Search.ueep.com,HotSearch.com,WebSearch.pu-result.infoWebSearch.a-searchpage.info, Search.beamrise.comGlobaSearch.comWebsearch.searchsupporter.info.

SafeSearch.net Redirect Virus Removal Guide

Step 1

Uninstall SafeSearch.net and related program from Control Panel .
Log on to your computer as an Administrator who has the right to add or remove software.

Click Start Menu->Control Panel (Uninstall a Program for Window 7)-> Double-click Add/Remove Programs (Programs and Features for Windows 7)

Scroll down to find SafeSearch.net related programs. Click Uninstall or Remove and then Next to uninstall these programs.

Step 2

Remove malware infections using Antimalware Anvi Smart Defender .
To make sure the computer is clean from SafeSearch.net redirects and any potential malware infections related, you are highly recommended to use Anvi Smart Defender antimalware to protect your computer.

Anvi Smart Defender is initially designed to focus on Internet security in terms of online threats of all sorts, mainly including Trojans, malware, ransomware, worms, backdoors and malicious adware, etc.

Anvi Smart Defender Download:

 

Step 3

Remove SafeSearch.net from your web browsers.
* Internet Explorer

1 Open IE and go to ‘Tools‘ → ‘Manage Add-ons’.

2 Choose ‘Toolbars and Extensions’ and uninstall everything related to SafeSearch.net virus from the list.

3 Choose ‘Search Providers’ → choose the search engine you used before and make it your default search provider. Additionally, select ‘Web Search’, click ‘Disable suggestions’ to disable it.

4 Go ‘Tools’ → ‘Internet Options’ and select ‘General’ tab. Click ‘Use default’ or enter your own website name, google.com or other. Finally, click ‘OK’ to save the changes.

* Mozilla Firefox

1 Open Mozilla Firefox, go ‘Tools’ → ‘Add-ons’.

2 Choose ‘Extensions’ → SafeSearch.net click ‘Removal’.

3 Go ‘Tools’ → ‘Options’→ ‘General’. Finally, reset the startup homepage or change it to google.com.

* Google Chrome

1 open your Google Chrome->Wrench Icon->Tools->Extensions->Uninstall SafeSearch.net related add-ons or extensions.

2 Click on the icon ‘Customize and control Google Chrome’, select ‘Options’.

3 Choose ‘Basic’ Options and change Google Chrome homepage to google.com or any other browser and then click the ‘Manage search engines’ button.
4 Choose ‘Google’ and make it your default search engine.

Step 4

Block SafeSearch.net or other malicious website using Anvi AD Blocker .

Anvi AD Blocker is designed to automatically filter and block malicious websites, phishing sites, pop-up ads, etc. to build a solid browser hijacker defense to your system. Please click the “Free Download” picture below to download this tool directly.

To block the SafeSearch.net from your web browser, you can just add this SafeSearch.net to the blacklist of Anvi AD Blocker by clicking More-> Settings->under the blacklist tab, click the Add URL button->Enter safesearch.net in the appeared window->click Add button to add the url and close the add url window-> click Apply on the settings menu to make it and click X to close the window and save the change. That’s it.

Step 5

Remove residual damage from your system using Cloud System Booster .

Cloud System Booster was initially designed to better help users clean and optimize Windows-based systems by throwing out junk files, disabling unneeded services, cleaning up 3rd party applications generated junks, and repairing registry errors.

Cloud System Booster Download:

 

Malware Prevention Tips–Turn On Safe Browsing Features

* Internet Explorer – Activate SmartScreen Filter
1. Please open Internet Explorer.
2. On top menu, select Tools (IE 9). For IE 8, please look for Safety menu.
3. Select SmartScreen Filter from the drop-down list and click on Turn on SmartScreen Filter.

4. Please restart Internet Explorer.
* Google Chrome – Enable Phishing and Malware Protection

1. Open Google Chrome.
2. Click on the Customize and control Google Chrome (3-Bars Icon) located on top right corner of the browser.
3. Select Settings from the drop-down list.
4. Once on the settings page, click on Show advanced settings… at the bottom of the page to see the rest of the Chrome setup.
5. Locate Privacy section and mark ‘Enable phishing and malware protection’.

6. Please restart Google Chrome. New settings keep your browser safe while surfing the web.

* Mozilla Firefox – Block Attack Sites and Web Forgeries

1. Open Mozilla Firefox browser.
2. On top menu, click on Tools. Then select Options from the list.
3. Select Security and put a check mark on the following items:

  • Warn me when sites try to install add-ons
  • Block reported attack sites
  • Block reported web forgeries

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