isearch.babylon.com is a website, which is mostly visited without users' awareness. That's because it uses unfair marketing strategy and closely relies on browser hijackers that modify some part of computers' settings in order to start redirections to this page. As a result, victim discovers isearch.babylon.com instead of his/hers default search engine, start page and other places. From the first sight, this page looks like a normal search engine, which contains a search box. However, we do not recommend using it for your search sessions because it mostly gives paid search results. Besides, similarly to Babylon Toolbar, this search engine may track your browsing habits and sell this data for the third parties or simply show relevant search results in the future. If you suffer from these issues, you should remove isearch.babylon.com browser hijacker from the system. Besides, you will have to fix your browsers manually in order to change your homepage to normal.
isearch.babylon.com redirects start when browsers hijacker gets inside the system. Typically, this may happen when downloading insecure software from unknown sources. Besides, it may also be a cause of rogue anti-spyware or other viruses that leave various unwanted programs on systems. As soon as this browser hijacker gets inside, it alters settings on all Internet browsers including IE, Mozilla Firefox and Google CHrome. Besides, it may try to change home page and search engine to its own page. To sum up, we can't claim that this search engine is malicious but it clearly uses intrusive distribution method and may show altered search results. If you haven't installed it or set it as your homepage, you should check your PC for the browser hijacker.
In order to remove isearch.babylon.com browser hijacker, you should scan your PC with updated anti-spyware first of all. For that, use STOPzilla or SpyHunter. Additionally, you will have to uninstall its Toolbar and remove Babylon add-on or extension from your browsers. For that, follow these steps:
Uninstall Babylon Toolbar from your computer: click 'Start menu' -> 'Control Panel' -> 'Uninstall a Program' or 'Add/Remove Programs' and choose 'Uninstall' button when you see this entry.
Remove its add-ons and extensions from all browsers:
Open Google Chrome -> click Wrench Icon -> Settings -> Manage Search Engines -> Remove isearch.babylon.com and other unnecessary Search Engines from the list and make a certain search engine as default search engine
Open Mozilla Firefox -> go Tools -> Magnify Glass or Arrow icon -> Manage Search Engines -> Remove unnecessary Search Engines from the list, make Google or other search engine as your default; Open Mozilla Firefox, go ‘Tools’ -> ‘Add-ons’ -> ‘Extensions’ and find isearch.babylon.com and click ‘Uninstall’.
Open IE -> go Tools -> Manage Add-ons -> Search Providers -> Remove unnecessary Search Engines and make a certain engine as default; Open Internet Explorer, go ‘Tools‘ -> ”Manage Add-ons’ -> ‘Toolbars and Extensions’. Here, look for isearch.babylon.com and click 'uninstall'.
QR is short for Quick Response. They can be read quickly by the mobile phones. QR codes can store more data than
standard barcodes, including url links, geo coordinates, and text.
The reason we add QR code to the website is that parasites like isearch.babylon.com are really hard to remove on infected computer. you can quicly scan the QR code with your mobile device and have manual removal instructions to uninstall isearch.babylon.com right in your pocket.
Simply use the QR scanner and read removal instructions from mobile device.
Information added: 2013-04-26 04:30
Information updated: 2013-04-26 04:30