Monday, September 1, 2014

How to Completely Remove Search-123.com from Your Computer?

Search-123.com looks just like a legit search engine like Google search and Yahoo search. However, do you know what really is it?
What are you going to do to it?
Follow this article to get to know more about Search-123.com.

Search-123.com is definitely a browser hijacker. This program is distributed on those dubious websites. Once it gets inside your computer successfully, The homepage of your browser will be replaced by this Search-123.com. However, you can not change it back by normal procedure.
Search-123.com can display advertisements on your computer, redirecting your browser forcibly as long as you click its affiliate links, and whatever information and data you store in your computer can be collected.
So, to safeguard your computer from any threat, you really need to get rid of this threat from your computer as soon as possible. Now, you can follow this article to learn more about Search-123.com and the way how to remove it.


How to Manually Remove This Search-123.com?

Step 1: Reset your browser setting
Firefox:
In the drop-down list of Firefox, go to Help and click on Troubleshooting Information.
Click on the Reset Firefox button to reset it.
Google Chrome: 
Click on the Chrome menu on the right of toolbar and then select Settings.
Scroll down to the bottom to click Show advanced settings.
Go down to the bottom and click Reset browser settings to reset Google Chrome to its default setting.


IE: 
Click Tools on the up right corner and select Internet Options.
Click on Advanced tab, press Reset button to reset IE to its default settings.

Step 2: Disable all startup items created by Search-123.com
Click on Start button and select Run…
Type msconfig to start System Configuration Utility
At the tab of Startup, select possible startup items of Search-123.com, then press OK


Step 3: Remove all files of Search-123.com
Pull up Start menu and click open Search
Click on All Files and Folders
type Search-123.com into the box All or the part of the files name
When Search-123.com is displayed on the right, right click to delete it.



 

Remove Search-123.com by Using Spyhunter:

SpyHunter is a safe and efficient antivirus software, which can work with your previous one to ensure your computer's security. It can be upgraded to defend against new malware, viruses and Trojans when it is necessary.

Step 1: Download latest version of SpyHunter into your computer by clicking on the following icon.


Step 2: Install it into your computer step by step.


Step 3: When it succeeds in installing, make it scan your computer and remove all potential threats by pressing Remove.