Websearch.searchguru.info comes into your computer and stealthily changes your homepage and default search engine? Popup ads flood your computer screen? Want to stop these computer problems? Read more. The following article helps you fix above issues.
What is Websearch.searchguru.info Hijacker?
Websearch.searchguru.info is classified as browser hijacker, which is developed to promote ads and create traffic. Websearch.searchguru.info is able to invade to almost all popular browsers including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox. Once in, Websearch.searchguru.info modifies your browser default settings such as homepage and default search engine. Therefore, your browser always starts with Websearch.searchguru.info whenever you launch the browser.
Websearch.searchguru.info is always spread through the use of freeware or shareware applications. It comes into your computer in a bundle with free programs downloaded from the Internet. That is to say, if you are careless and click too fast, you may also agree to install Websearch.searchguru.info.
Impacts of Websearch.searchguru.info
If you find Websearch.searchguru.info in your browser, you are recommended to remove it for the following reasons.
Browser hijacker: The Websearch.searchguru.info search states that it combines with the top results from the Google, YAHOO!, Bing and other favorite search engines. It seems really helpful and great. In the reality, it will redirect the searching to some unfamiliar websites such as commercial links or malicious links. Users get nothing but advertisements as the Websearch.searchguru.info profits from the paid advertisements. Lots of advertisements insanely eat the computer resources. As a result, the computer becomes slower and slower and the browser goes wrong or even crashes at last.
Rootkits and Trojans: If Websearch.searchguru.info redirects users to a malicious website which contains rootkits or Trojans, there is a huge threat on privacy information. The Trojans usually can download automatically. With sinister intent, the Trojans are designed to steal the sensitive data such as bank account and password or crash the whole system. Once cyber criminals control the computer through the rootkits and Trojans, they can easily steal the money and destroy the infected computer.
How to Remove Websearch.searchguru.info Redirect (Browser Hijacker Removal Guide)?
Step 1 Remove Websearch.searchguru.info from control panel
(Remove unknown programs from control panel for Websearch.searchguru.info can be bundled into unknown programs.)
Step 2 Remove Websearch.searchguru.info from browser
(It is necessary for you to check whether Websearch.searchguru.info roots in all browsers installed on your computer. once you find Websearch.searchguru.info related add-ons and extension in your browsers, remove them immediately)
Step 3 Clean invalid registry entries and leftovers using Cloud System Booster
(Websearch.searchguru.info has the ability of taking a comeback due to its caches and leftovers. If you want to completely eliminate Websearch.searchguru.info, you need to delete its registries manually or choose a cache cleaning tool-Cloud System Booster to completely remove Websearch.searchguru.info.)
Malware prevention tips
(Redirect virus may bring other malware infections without your knowledge. to make sure your computer security, you need to scan your computer with an antivirus on your computer. this article takes Anvi Smart Defender as an example.)
Move mouse cursor to the bottom right corner of the screen. Click Settings on Charms bar and go to Control Panel. Select Uninstall a program and remove Websearch.searchguru.info related programs.
Go to Start, navigate to Settings and click on Control Panel, navigate to Add or Remove Programs, choose Programs and Features, find Websearch.searchguru.info related programs, and hit Remove.
Go to Start, navigate to Control Panel, select Uninstall a program/Programs and Features, find Websearch.searchguru.info related programs, and click on Uninstall.
First of all, choose the browser installed on your computer.
1 Go to Chrome menu > tools> Extensions >
Find and delete Websearch.searchguru.info related add-ons from the list.
2 Click Chrome menu > tools>Settings>On startup >Set pages>
mouse-over to Websearch.searchguru.info and click the X symbol to remove it and add your preferred domain and set it as your homepage.
3 Click on Settings>Appearance>Change.
Remove Websearch.searchguru.info from Startup pages by clicking the X symbol(you can also choose to add a new page by entering its URL).
4 Click Chrome menu> Settings>Search>Manage search engines…>
Choose to set another preferred one as the default search engine by clicking Make default> and remove Websearch.searchguru.info from the list.
After removing Websearch.searchguru.info redirect virus, there are invalid registry entries as well as any leftovers left in the computer. These junks files will slow down the computer or leave hide danger in your computer. It is highly recommended that you get rid of the junks files using Cloud System Booster—a computer cleaner initially designed to clean and optimize your computer by throwing out junk data on disk, registry, and more unneeded Windows files. If you have any question, please feel free to get in touch for help.
Cloud System Booster v3.0 is a new version of Cloud System Booster developed by Anvisoft team. Asides from keeping original features of cleaning and optimizing computer by throwing out junk data on disk, registry, and more unneeded Windows files, Cloud System Booster v3.0 increases some new functions, such as Cloud Sync, Toolbar Manage, and GB File Remover. The Cloud Sync is cloud technology applied to synchronously update the database for more efficiency. Increased Toolbar manager is able to help remove any malicious or unwanted toolbar/browser add-on from IE, Firefox & Chrome. And the GB File Remover is used for finding GB Files stored on the machine to remove any unwanted file and release more disk space.
1. Download and install Cloud System Booster.
2. Run the Cloud System Booster.
Click on the Quick Scare button on the main screen to run a full scan, and hit Clear button to remove these junk files, malicious registry entries, etc.
Malware prevention tips
Websearch.searchguru.info redirect may bring further infectious and redirect you to infectious websites. In this case, you are exposed to other horrible computer viruses. Cyber criminals are very possible to dropping Trojans or rootkits on your computer through malicious websites. Therefore, it is necessary for you to scan your computer using an antivirus program to make sure the nonexistence of other malware after you remove Websearch.searchguru.info.
Anvi Smart Defender is a powerful antivirus tool, which can help users prevent malicious software such as virus, Trojan, adware, spyware and so on. The light and smart swordfish scan engine will not consume extra resources to influence the operation of the computer. And here we recommend you the Anvi Smart Defender antimalware and use it for demonstration.
BTW, if you choose the pro version of Anvi Smart Defender, Anvi AD Blocker capable of effectively blocking malicious advertisements and fishing websites is available for you. Compared with free version, the pro version of Anvi Smart Defender increases the functions of Web Guard, Behavior Guard, USB guard and Adware Guard, which prevents you from computer viruses in all directions.
Or you can Download Anvi AD Blocker (http://www.anvisoft.com/ad-blocker.html)> Install and run the program> Click MORE on top right of the main screen then select Settings> Click on Blacklist> Hit Add URL>Hit Add and close the window> Click Apply to save all changes.
Recommend for Slow PC
Over time and registry junked-up, computer becomes slower and slower. When systematic natural resources are gobbled up gradually, computer users need to clean the junk files so as to keep their computers running at optimum performance.
Anvi Ultimate Defrag newly developed by Anvisoft team is designed to integrate four common functions of repairing disk errors, cleaning up junk files, defragging and optimizing the hard disk drive volumes. It is light to install and efficient to defrag. Optimizing your computer, Anvi Ultimate Defrag helps your PC run faster.
Anvi Ultimate Defrag: http://www.anvisoft.com/ultimate-defrag.html