Websearch.com virus is a completely annoying browser hijacker that is set to infect user's browser and redirect his search results to commercial websites or the ones that distribute malware. It is presented as a search tool designed to give its users one-click access to the best search providers on the Internet. However, this search engine initiates various doubts because it has been widely discussed for its totally commercial pop-ups, annoying redirections and homepage hijacking to websearch.com domain. Besides, it makes computer computer extremely slow and laggy. If you have also been suffering from these issues, you should check your computer for websearch.com virus.
While you may think you have never installed the websearch virus on your computer, in reality this program doesn't need separate permission to enter the system and may come together with freeware or shareware. Note that in most of the casessuch programs are distributed together with various components that should be unclicked in order to avoid them. In addition, websearch.com virus is set to add a 'free' WebSearch Toolbar that additionally starts redirecting users to misleading websites having nothing to do with a real search query of a user.
We do not recommend leaving this program on your computer. If you have decided to remove websearch.com virus from your machine, you may find some difficulties with that because you won't be capable to find this program on Add/Remove programs list. In addition, manual websearch.com virus removal may also fail because some its files might be hidden or may get reanimated automatically afterwards. That's why we highly recommend running a full system scan with the programs listed below.
You can remove Websearch.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 Websearch.com and related programsWindows Mac OS X ↷ Step 2 Windows 7 / Vista / XP
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 Websearch.com or any other suspicious programs on it. Now right click on every of such entries and select Move to Trash.
Remove Websearch.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.
Remove Websearch.com from each of your web browsersInternet Explorer Mozilla Firefox Google Chrome Safari Remove dangerous add-ons
Information added: 01/07/15 01:53;
information updated: 01/07/15 01:53