SafeSearch.net keeps hijacking your browser and new opened tab. If you’re one among those who suffered from SafeSearch.net redirect virus, then you come to the right place. This post mainly introduces how to remove this redirect virus from your computer thoroughly. Read more.
What is SafeSearch.net?
SafeSearch.net is a website promoted by a browser add-on named SafeSearch. Developer of SafeSearch claims that the unique search engine created by SafeSearch.net can protect a computer from malicious websites. At the first sight, many users may consider SafeSearch.net as a legitimate and useful website. It is not the sense, however, if SafeSearch installs itself on your computer without any permission or consent.
Neither SafeSearch.net nor SafeSearch is related to virus or malware, that’s why most anti-virus or anti-malware tool cannot detect them. Most commonly, SafeSearch installs itself on a computer bundled with other freeware downloaded from the Internet. Once installed on a compute, SafeSearch instantly change the default homepage and hijack every new opened webpage, which may lead to privacy violations, unwanted software installation and malware infections. Out of your online safety, every time you install a free software you should closely inspect every installation step for clues of changing your Internet browsers homepage, default search engine or installation of additional browser add-ons. Be safe online.
You’re highly encouraged to remove this redirect virus and malicious toolbar from your computer. If you don’t know how to do it, please follow the Removal Guide below. Learn more.
SafeSearch.net Removal Guide:
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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 related programs. Click Uninstal or Remove and then Next to uninstall these programs.
* Internet Explorer
To do this, you need to open Internet Explorer->Tools->Manage Addons->Disable SafeSearch related add-on or extension.
* Mozilla Firefox
To do this, you need to open your Mozilla Firefox->Tools->Add-ons->Extensions->Disable SafeSearch related add-on or extension.
* Google Chrome
To do this, you need to open your Google Chrome->Wrench Icon->Tools->Extensions->Unclick the Enabled to disable SafeSearch related add-on or extension, then click the Bin button to remove them.
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