Delta Search virus, also known as Delta Search and Delta-search.com redirect, is a popular infection that keeps spreading around at this moment. Typically, it is categorized as a browser hijacker because it alters computer's settings once it gets on its target PC and starts annoying redirections to delta-search.com or other sites that try to become more popular. In order to make you visit these domains against your will, Delta Search virus starts its activity with some changes made in computer's DNS settings, default search engine's settings and home page settings. It can be said that this virus affects all browsers (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome) that are installed on the PC and finally makes you search the web using delta-search.com only. While it may seem for you that this domain is like a normal search engine, we don't recommend trusting it because it may track your browsing habits and return altered search results.
Delta Search virus is distributed similarly to other cyber infections. You can download this threat accidentally, together with freeware and shareware, or simply get it on your machine after entering infected site. However, you should know that malware or rogue anti-spyware can also install such browser hijacker on your computer, that's why we always recommend using automated methods for virus removal. Once this virus infects the system, it changes existing settings there. Typically, it modifies the settings of Internet browsers, home page and the default search provider. If you have also noticed these changes and suffer from annoying redirections to delta-search.com, you should check your PC for Delta Search virus. Do that without any delay in order to avoid getting infected with more serious infections.
If you think that you may be infected with this virus, check your computer with updated anti-spyware. We recommend running a full system scan with SpyHunter or STOPzilla and remove what it detects. Additionally, uninstall Delta Search from Add/Remove Programs list by following these steps: Click 'Start menu' -> 'Control Panel' -> 'Uninstall a Program' or 'Add/Remove Programs' and choose 'Uninstall' button if you see the Delta Search toolbar in the list. Finally, remove Delta-search.com from your browsers.
For more information about Delta Search virus removal, look at the guide below:
You can remove Delta Search automatically with a help of one of these programs: SpyHunter, STOPzilla, Malwarebytes Anti Malware. We recommend these applications because they can easily delete potentially unwanted programs and viruses with all their files and registry entries that are related to them.
Uninstall Delta Search and related programs
If you are Windows 8 user, then right-click in the lower left corner of the screen. Once Quick Access Menu shows up, select Control Panel and Uninstall a Program.
If you are using OS X, click Go button at the top left of the screen and select Applications.
Wait until you see Applications folder and look for Delta Search or any other suspicious programs on it. Now right click on every of such entries and select Move to Trash.
Remove Delta Search from Windows shortcuts
Repeat steps that are given above with all browsers' shortcuts, including Internet Explorer and Google Chrome. Make sure you check all locations of these shortcuts, including Desktop, Start Menu and taskbar.
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Information added: 08/14/14 02:08;
information updated: 08/14/14 02:08