About this threat

My-search.com is classified as a browser intruder, a somewhat trivial threat that might arrive in suddenly. Reroute viruses are usually accidentally set up by users, they may not even be aware of the contamination. reroute viruses are added to freeware, and this is referred to as packaging. A hijacker is not considered to be dangerous and thus shouldn’t harm. Nevertheless, it could be able to cause reroutes to advertisement websites. Hijackers don’t make sure the web pages are not dangerous so you could be redirected to one that would allow malware to infiltrate your operating system. We don’t suggest keeping it as it is quite impractical to you. Uninstall My-search.com to restore usual browsing. My-search.com-_8.jpg
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What methods do hijackers use to contaminate

Some users may not be aware of the fact that free programs you acquire from the web has items attached to it. It might have adware, browser hijackers and various undesirable programs attached to it. People generally end up permitting browser hijackers and other unnecessary items to set up since they do not opt for Advanced (Custom) settings during freeware setup. Untick everything that appears in Advanced mode. Setup will happen automatically if you use Default settings as they fail to inform you of anything attached, which authorizes those offers to install. You should terminate My-search.com as it did not even ask for explicit consent to set up.

Why should you eliminate My-search.com?

Your browser’s settings will be changed as soon as you set up the hijacker. The browser hijacker’s performed alterations include setting its advertised portal as your home website, and this will be done without getting your consent. Whether you are using Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, they will all be affected. If you want to be able to reverse the changes, you must make sure to first delete My-search.com. You need to refrain from using the search engine displayed on your new home web page because it will implant advertisement content into the results, in order to redirect you. Browser hijackers want to create as much traffic as possible for portals so that owners get revenue, which is why you will be routinely rerouted. Redirects will occur to all kinds of odd pages, which is why hijackers are awfully aggravating  deal with. It should be said that the redirects can also be somewhat dangerous. You may come across malevolent software during one of those redirects, so don’t expect the redirects to always be non-harmful. If you want to secure your device, eliminate My-search.com as soon as you encounter it occupying your PC.

My-search.com termination

Getting anti-spyware software and implementing it to erase My-search.com should be the easiest way since everything would be done for you. Manual My-search.com removal means you will need to find the hijacker yourself, which can might take more time because you will have to find the hijacker yourself. If you scroll down, you will see instructions we made to help you erase My-search.com.Download Removal Toolto remove My-search.com

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Learn how to remove My-search.com from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall My-search.com

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start icon → Control Panel win7-start How to uninstall My-search.com
  2. Select Programs and Features. win7-control-panel How to uninstall My-search.com
  3. Uninstall unwanted programs win7-uninstall-program How to uninstall My-search.com

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on Start, and pick Control Panel. win8-start How to uninstall My-search.com
  2. Click Programs and Features, and uninstall unwanted programs. win8-remove-program How to uninstall My-search.com

c) Windows 10

  1. Start menu → Search (the magnifying glass).
  2. Type in Control Panel and press it.win10-start How to uninstall My-search.com
  3. Select Programs and Features, and uninstall unwanted programs. win10-remove-program How to uninstall My-search.com

d) Mac OS X

  1. Finder → Applications.
  2. Find the programs you want to remove, click on them, and drag them to the trash icon.mac-os-app-remove How to uninstall My-search.com
  3. Alternatively, you can right-click on the program and select Move to Trash.
  4. Empty Trash by right-clicking on the icon and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Delete [postname[ from Internet Explorer

  1. Gear icon → Manage add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-gear How to uninstall My-search.com
  2. Disable all unwanted extensions. IE-add-ons How to uninstall My-search.com

a) Change Internet Explorer homepage

  1. Gear icon → Internet Options. ie-settings How to uninstall My-search.com
  2. Enter the URL of your new homepage instead of the malicious one. IE-settings2 How to uninstall My-search.com

b) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Gear icon → Internet Options.
  2. Select the Advanced tab and press Reset. ie-settings-advanced How to uninstall My-search.com
  3. Check the box next to Delete personal settings. IE-reset How to uninstall My-search.com
  4. Press Reset.

Step 3. Remove My-search.com from Microsoft Edge

a) Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge → More (the three dots top right) → Settings. edge-settings How to uninstall My-search.com
  2. Press Choose what to clear, check the boxes and press Clear. edge-clear-data How to uninstall My-search.com
  3. Ctrl + Alt + Delete together.
  4. Task Manager → Processes tab.
  5. Find Microsoft Edge process, right-click on it, choose Go to details. task-manager How to uninstall My-search.com
  6. If Go to details is not available, choose More details.
  7. Locate all Microsoft Edge processes, right-click on them and choose End task.

b) (Method 2)

We recommend backing up your data before you proceed.
  1. Go to C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe and delete all folders. edge-folder How to uninstall My-search.com
  2. Start → Search → Type in Windows PowerShell. edge-powershell How to uninstall My-search.com
  3. Right-click on the result, choose Run as administrator.
  4. In Administrator: Windows PowerShell, paste this: Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} below PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> and press Enter. edge-powershell-script How to uninstall My-search.com

Step 4. Delete [postname[ from Google Chrome

  1. Menu → More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to uninstall My-search.com
  2. Delete all unwanted extensions by pressing the trash icon. chrome-extensions-delete How to uninstall My-search.com

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Menu → Settings → On startup. chrome-menu How to uninstall My-search.com
  2. Manage start up pages → Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page How to uninstall My-search.com
  3. Select Add a new page, and type in the URL of the homepage you want.
  4. Press Add.
  5. Settings → Search engine → Manage search engines. chrome-search-engines How to uninstall My-search.com
  6. You will see three dots next to the set search engine. Press that and then Edit.
  7. Type in the URL of your preferred search engine, and click Save.

b) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Menu → Settings. chrome-menu How to uninstall My-search.com
  2. Scroll down to and press Advanced. chrome-settings How to uninstall My-search.com
  3. Scroll down further to the Reset option.
  4. Press Reset, and Reset again in the confirmation window. chrome-reset How to uninstall My-search.com

Step 5. Delete [postname[ from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Menu → Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-menu How to uninstall My-search.com
  2. Delete all unwanted extensions. mozilla-extensions How to uninstall My-search.com

a) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Menu → Options. mozilla-menu How to uninstall My-search.com
  2. In the homepage field, put in your preferred homepage. mozilla-options How to uninstall My-search.com

b) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Menu → Help menu (the question mark at the bottom). mozilla-troubleshooting How to uninstall My-search.com
  2. Press Troubleshooting Information.
  3. Press on Refresh Firefox, and confirm your choice. mozilla-reset How to uninstall My-search.com

Step 6. Delete [postname[ from Safari (Mac)

  1. Open Safari → Safari (top of the screen) → Preferences. safari-menu How to uninstall My-search.com
  2. Choose Extensions, locate and delete all unwanted extensions. safari-extensions How to uninstall My-search.com

a) Change Safari homepage

  1. Open Safari → Safari (top of the screen) → Preferences. safari-menu How to uninstall My-search.com
  2. In the General tab, put in the URL of the site you want as your homepage.

b) Reset Safari

  1. Open Safari → Safari (top of the screen) → Clear History.
  2. Select from which time period you want to delete the history, and press Clear History.safari-clear-history How to uninstall My-search.com
  3. Safari → Preferences → Advanced tab.
  4. Check the box next to Show Develop menu. safari-advanced How to uninstall My-search.com
  5. Press Develop (it will appear at the top) and then Empty Caches.
If the problem still persists, you will have to obtain anti-spyware software and delete My-search.com with it.

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