Do-search.com is an untrustworthy search engine, which is mostly used to return altered search results for PC users. Besides, it may also cause continuous pop-up notifications on your desktop and slow down the browser you like to you. So, no matter how trustworthy this search site looks, you should be really careful when using it because you may be redirected to insecure or infected website that will make you install unknown software. Typically, Do-search affects all web browsers that are installed on computer, so switching from Google Chrome to Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer may fail to work for you. If you want to feel safe when searching on the Internet, we recommend you to remove Do-search from your computer. For doing that completely, you should follow a guide given below.
Do-search infiltration is closely associated with freeware and shareware. You can prevent it by paying more attention to the whole installation process of the freeware and unchecking the check box, which agrees to download Do-search on computer. If you missed this check mark, Do-search will get inside the system and will start initiating changes in it. Typically, it alters homepage and default search engine settings but it may also download various toolbars and add-ons on your machine as well. As a result, you may notice that you can't use Google, Yahoo, Bing and other popular search engines. Instead of entering these websites, you may notice annoying redirections to Do-search.com and other unknown websites. That means that your computer is affected by adware. In order to fix that, you should remove Do-search from the system.
Redirections to Do-Search.com and other websites might be a dangerous because you may be forced to visit infected website. In order to stop them, we recommend following these steps:
You can remove Do-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 Do-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 Do-search or any other suspicious programs on it. Now right click on every of such entries and select Move to Trash.
Remove Do-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: 08/13/14 08:17;
information updated: 08/13/14 08:17