Search.sweetpacks.com is categorized either a browser hijacker or adware, which initiates many problems for its victim. Typically, it causes browser's redirections and makes its victims forget about their favorite browsers, such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and others. Besides, this malware may install the Sweetpacks toolbar on your computer without any permission asked. As a result, you will have your start page changed and will be annoyingly redirected to the sites that have nothing to do with your search query. Don't fall for Search.sweetpacks.com misleading looks! It may seem like Google but it's definitely not as effective as this search engine. You must remove Search.sweetpacks.com virus immediately after detection.
Search.sweetpacks.com may come bundled with other software, which is usually downloaded by users without thinking. Typically, such software is free games, program updates and other downloads that always have some components that are listed in the components list or License agreement. Of course, you can avoid downloading this program by unchecking it from this list, so do that everytime when you decide to download something for free. As soon as it gets on the system, it modifies browser's settings and changes user's homepage, search engine, installs its toolbar and does similar things that are not normal for legitimate programs. Basically, such viruses are used for helping for site owners to get some pay-per-click money. As you can see, Search.sweetpacks.com is completely annoying and should be removed as soon as possible.
In order to remove search.sweetpacks.com virus, you should uninstall Sweetpacks Toolbar and Search from Windows Control Panel. For that, do those steps:
1. Go to Start > Control Panel
2. Under 'Programs', click on 'Uninstall a program'.
3. Look for the name Sweetpacks Toolbar and Search or any related term.
4. Click the 'Uninstall' button to remove the program automatically.
5. Click OK to save the changes.
Information added: 11/12/12 04:55;
information updated: 11/12/12 04:55