Have your browsers been redirected and hijacked by Ami-search.net? Having tried many antivirus programs but it still won’t get off your computer? It is suggested that you manually remove it as in this way the viruses will be all gone and leave you a safe computer.
Ami-Search.net, a Google redirect malware, is a very nasty browser hijacker. When you search with Google, all the results are linked with lots of viruses and spywares. A slight incautious click could have let your computer be infected severely. It is predictable that this rogue has an authentic look so that people won’t notice at the first place. Coming from the big family of browser hijackers, Ami-search.net, Secure.bidvertiser.com, or get-answers-fast.com are all malicious web sites filled with viruses and malwares waiting to get into users’ computers and mess up their systems.
Chances to be infected by all browser hijackers do not differ from each other. Illegal web pages, spam emails with links or enclosures , and fake softwares that have been downloaded will all lead to the infection. The producers of this browser hijacker virus even make it undetectable from legitimate antivirus programs . So don’t have any lucky thoughts that it is okay to visit porno websites or play gambling online since you have an authentic antivirus application. You may not notice it after being infected. It is because when you are searching on Google, the results seem to be the same as usual, which is quite genius, but the fact is, the links to those results may not be the real links. And when you click on one of them, you will be immediately redirected to Ami-search.net or other websites associating with it. The next thing happened would be numerous ads coming out front of your screen constantly which you can’t never close all of them. The best way to deal with these troubles without any doubt would be remove this rogue as soon as possible.
a) There will be tremendous ads popping up your computer screen;
b) It will redirect everything you do on your browser to malicious web pages, making the browsing unsafely;
c) It will change your default home page and desktop settings;
d) Antivirus programs on the computer will automatically be shut down;
e) Registry entries and other system files and data will he highly infected and corrupted;
f) Last and most important, it will bring lots of trojan horse viruses and other malwares.
As Ami-search.net browser hijacker cannot be 100% removed by antivirus programs, you need to manually remove it out of the computer. And in case that any mistake might occur and cause unpredictable damages, please spend some time on making a backup beforehand. Then follow these steps given as below:
1. Reboot the infected computer and get into safe mode with networking. When you have pressed the restart button, please keep pressing F8 on your keyboard until a black screen with several commands appears. Then use the arrow keys to select “Safe Mode with Networking” and press E/ENTER;
2. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys on the keyboard to open the Windows Task Manager; End these process: [Random name] . exe created by Ami-search.net redirect virus.
3. Delete all the following files in your hard disks:
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Aim-search.net\Uninstall Aim-search.net.lnk
4. Open the Registry Editor. Please click Start menu and type Regidit in the search programs and files blank and then click search. When you have come to the Registry Editor, remove all these following registry entries of Ami-search.net:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” = ’0?
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “WarnonBadCertRecving” = ’0?
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Download “CheckExeSignatures” = ‘no’
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main “Use FormSuggest” = ‘yes’
5. Reboot the computer again to get into the normal mode and check if browsers work properly.
Note: If you don’t have much computer background knowledge and are not able to remove Ami-search.net virus by following the steps mentioned above, please contact YooCare experts for a fast and full removal.
Published by & last updated on November 13, 2012 6:08 pm