Help! I got a browser hijack redirect named Searcholder.com when I open a unknown E-mail. This hijacker has infected my Internet Explorer and Firefox at the same time. I try to remove it by myself but no luck, this browser hijack redirect still takes over my browser. How can I get rid of it completely? How about changing another browser like Google Chrome? Any help will appreciate.
Searcholder.com is a new version of the browser hijack redirect that can damage your system and browser. This malicious website can change your Internet setting like homepage and default browser once it is installed to your PC. Many victims will be infected accidentally when they open infected E-mail or install unsafe programs. This webpage cheats people by acting a useful one, it lists some links on it which looks like can help you go online. However, these links are very dangerous, they will redirect to other malicious webpages which contain viruses, Trojans and malware. That is why this browser hijack redirect can be one of the most dangerous webpages online. It needs to be removed completely before it causes terrible situation on the infected PC.
In general. Searcholder.com redirect can infect more than 1 browsers at the same time or one by one. It can pass though the security programs like anti-virus program or firewall. Some victims want to get rid of this browser hijack redirect by anti-virus program but fail, because it can create files in your registry so that it is hard to be removed by the tools. Uninstalling it in control panel and resetting the browser may be useless as well. The best way to remove this browser hijack redirect is manual removal.
1Your computer will be slower and slower.
2You need to take a long time to open a webpage, your browser is much slower than before.
3It always redirects you to some malicious webpages
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 does 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
Searcholder.com redirect can malicious action on the infected PC such as stealing personal data and messing up system files. It can run a back process so that the hijacker can get into your PC without permission. That is the reason some victims’ information is published to the public. This browser hijack redirect cheats you without getting your money directly, do not trust this website and click the links on it. it needs to removed completely as soon as possible. Changing another browser can not solve this problem, the virus can infect the new browser as well if it keeps staying in your PC. It is suggested that you should remove this tricky browser hijack redirect manually.
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 August 5, 2013 12:57 am