Help! My computer is infected by a webpage named Searchzone.com. When I try to open some webpages, I will be redirected to Searchzone.com. This webpage even replace my homepage. How could I remove it completely? I try to remove it by myself but no luck. This post will show you the way to remove this browser hijack redirect manually and completely.
Searchzone.com is a fake search engine that wants to collect information from the infected computer. Many victims get this browser hijack redirect when they visit some unknown webpages accidentally. This webpage can install to your system without your permission and knowledge, that is why the victims don’t know how and when their computers are infected by this tricky browser hijack redirect. Searchzone.com will your computer in a unsafe situation, this webpage will redirect you to some dangerous webpage which contains viruses and Trojans. If you have on idea about this, you may become one of the victims by this website.
Searchzone.com will make you annoyed once it is installed to your system. It can mess up your system files and data so that your program can not run normally, and this webpage can open a backdoor that viruses and Trojans can be downloaded to your infected computer in anytime. That is the reason that the infected computer will run very slowly. If you search something on this browser hijack redirect, your may get some no-relations results with virus or even malware in it. Searchzone.com can infect your Internet Explorer, Firefox and Google Chrome as well, some victims’ browsers are even frozen due to this redirect. If you can not remove it completely, your information in the infected computer can be stolen by the hijackers. The number and password of your important account can be under the monitoring. This browser hijack redirect is very dangerous that you should remove it as soon as possible.
The following instructions require certain levels of computer skills. If you’re not sure how to delete this redirect, please start a live chat with YooCare experts now.
1Your computer will be slower and slower.
2You need to take a long time to open a webpage, your browser is much more slower than before.
3It always redirects you to Searchzone.com
4The harmful redirect virus causes poor Internet connection and system frequent crash.
5You will see a lot of website popping up when you visit Internet
1. Open the Windows Task Manager
You can press Ctrl + Shift + ESC together or Ctrl + Alt + Delete together.
If it dose not work, Click the Start button, click the run option, type taskmgr and press OK. The Windows Task Manager should open.
2. In the Windows Task Manager, find out the process of THE Redirect by name random.exe. Then scroll the list to find required process. Select it with your mouse or keyboard and click on the End Process button. This will end the process.
3. Delete malicious registry entries related to this browser hijacker redirect.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\random
4.Remove malicious files of redirect
Just like other browser hijack redirect, Searchzone.com can change your Internet settings easily, such as your homepage and your browser. You may get some add-on on your IE, Firefox or Chrome, however, these add-on can not help you online at all, they can let you visit some unsafe webpages. What is more, Searchzone.com will be able to change its data in your system disk and registry so that it can escape from the tracking pf the anti-virus program. Do not be innocent, this is not a real search engine webpage, what can it do is to collect information from the infected computer and send these to the hijackers. You need to get rid of this browser hijack redirect from your computer, or it may cause very serious problem on it.
Note: If you find it difficult to follow the removal guide above, please contact YooCare PC experts 24/7 online will help you remove this redirect from your computer completely.
Published by & last updated on April 9, 2013 5:19 am