How to get rid of Axisearch.com Redirect? Is it the enemy to my computer safety? How can it get into my computer without making some noise? Did my antivirus let it in? What is the way to remove it completely? If you cannot follow the way to remove this virus, you can read the post below to know more about virus removal
Axisearch.com Redirect arms itself a good looking to pretend as a legit search engine like famous Yahoo Search or Google Search we use every day so that PC users might not be capable to notice the fact that it is a stubborn virus which will hurt computer without attention. It is big threat to computer safety and data security. Free links and unsafe website are the common ways it spread by to hijack PC user. Users often install it without awareness and would not notice its existing for quite a long time because everything happens on the quiet. Axisearch.com virus is usually carried by other normal software and installs together with the normal software secretly so you will not guard against it. It is installed as a bundled program.
The software it clings to is the one that is commonly used by PC users to make sure people would not keep an eye on installation progress and click ok on every step. Though search result is correct on the list, Axisearch.com virus also puts some promoting links or unsafe links on first page so people may accidentally click on it. The search entries will be memorized and send back to its creators even though it only appears while you opening the victim Google Chrome or searching for something on the Internet. It creates an opportunity that can make you click the link without paying attention, open a backdoor to let it install in your computer and run beyond your control. If you want to protect your computer, removal is necessary in Axisearch.com issue.
1. Your computer performs slower and slower.
2. You need to wait for a long time while opening a webpage and your browser runs much slower than before.
3. You are always redirected to some malicious websites.
4. The harmful redirect also causes poor Internet connection and system crash frequently.
5. You will get many advertisement windows when you are using the Internet.
Axisearch.com Redirect is a high-risk browser hijacker which will change the homepage and browser settings, and redirect your web search results to random sites containing lots of illegal advertisements, even Trojan, rootkit or other malware virus. Sometimes the antivirus software cannot identify the computer threat accurately and timely or remove it permanently. Therefore, manual removal is the best choice to uninstall it completely from your computer. Users can follow the manual guide here to have this virus removed instantly.
1. Clean cookies which link with Axisearch.com Redirect
* Internet Explorer: Tools → Internet Options →the General tab, Delete the Cookies button can be directly seen in IE6, IE7 is to click the Delete Browsing History button then tick Cookies and click Delete.
* Firefox:Tools → Options → Privacy → Remove Individual Cookies → Delete corresponding cookies in the cookies showing box.
* Opera:Tools → Preferences → Advanced → Cookies →Delete corresponding cookies in Management Cookies.
2. Clean add-ons and extensions related to Axisearch.com Redirect
* Internet Explorer:
(1). Click Start, type: Manage browser add-ons
(2). Hit Enter on your keyboard
(3). Click Manage add-ons and disable all the suspicious add-ons.
（1）. Click the Firefox menu and click Add-ons
(2). Click Extensions, select the related browser add-ons and click Disable.
* Google Chrome:
(1). Click the Customize and Control menu button →Tools→ click Extensions
(2). Select the related Extension to Axisearch.com Redirect and click Disable.
3. Show Hidden Files
(1). Click on the Start button and then on Control Panel
(2). Click on the Appearance and Personalization link
(3). Click on the Folder Options link
(4). Click on the View tab in the Folder Options window
(5). Choose the Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category
(6). Click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window.
4. Delete Virus Files relate to LiveFinancially.com
(1). Delete the related registry entries through Registry Edit
Guides to open registry editor: Click “Start” menu, hit “Run”, then type “regedit”, click “OK”
(2). Find out and remove the associated files of Axisearch.com Redirect.
Axisearch.com Redirect belongs to the kind of browser hijackers that pretend to be a division of famous search engine. It will modify the website setting and startup automatically when using the victim Google Chrome so as to hijack your browser, replace default homepage and make itself as the only search engine in your computer. It usually shows up large number of advertisement to annoy computer users during infecting. Due to the unwanted pop-ups and inconvenience it caused on the target computer, the annoying degree of this redirect can achieve a really high level in Users’ mind. To completely getting rid of it, manual way is the best way.
Published by & last updated on October 30, 2013 1:14 pm