search.iminent.com virus is a browser hijacker that is capable of affecting probably all browsers that can be installed on the system and used by the user. As soon as it infiltrates the system, it starts such unwanted activities as changing homepage/start page settings, reinstalling browser engines, displaying continuous pop-up ads and even slowing its target computer. However, the most annoying result of having this virus inside the system is constant search.iminent.com redirects to affiliate domains that collect their visitors in this way. After a closer look, it should also be mentioned that search.iminent.com virus can also start tracking its victim's browsing habits and collect various information about him/her. If you noticed that this program started interrupting you and redirecting you to unknown places, you should scan your PC with reputable anti-spyware and remove all suspicious programs from it.
Just like many other browser hijakckers, search.iminent.com virus is mostly installed on the system after clicking a misleading link. Besides, there are hundreds of free programs, such as file conventers and similar apps, that ask people to install Iminent on their computers so that they 'could work properly'. However, after installing Iminent Toolbar on the system, you may also receive an unwanted delivery, which is search.iminent.com. As a result, you may start noticing constant interruptions when you are browsing the Web and may even find yourself disabled from using your favorite search engines, such as Google, Yahoo or Bing. Instead of them, you may be pushed to use search.iminent.com, which is typically presented as powerful search engine capable of providing tons of useful online information. In order to stop search.iminent.com redirections, you are highly recommended to remove this browser hijacker from your computer.
In order to remove Search.iminent.com virus, we don't recommend doing that manually because it requires extensive knowledge about computers and their architecture. Instead of that, you should follow these steps:
You can remove Search.iminent.com 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 Search.iminent.com 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 Search.iminent.com or any other suspicious programs on it. Now right click on every of such entries and select Move to Trash.
Remove Search.iminent.com 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: 08/25/14 02:46;
information updated: 08/25/14 02:46