What is Websearch.pu-results.info? How can this webpage change my homepage, and this browser always redirect me to other webpages! Why can’t I find it in the control panel? How to remove “http://websearch.pu-results.info/?r=2013/05/01”? This post will show you the way to remove this redirect manually and completely.
Websearch.pu-results.info is a browser hijack redirect that can infect your computer when you visit some unsafe webpages or download unknown program accidentally. When it finishes its infection, Websearch.pu-results.info will change your Internet settings immediately. You may find that your homepage is replaced and you can not change it back, not only can it infect your Internet Explorer, but also it can hijack your Firefox or even Google Chrome. Just like another browser hijack redirect, if you don’t know anything about it, you may regard it as the real search engine and use it, however, this is what the virus makers want you to do. If you search something on this webpage, you will get a lot of no-relations results, which contains a lot of viruses, Trojans and even malware in it. Virus makers can cause system bugs by it and get into your infected computer without your permission, that is why this browser hijacker can cause great damage to your system.
Websearch.pu-results.info is totally an annoying thing once it is installed to your computer, for example, if you are infected by this redirect, when you want to log in your Facebook, you will find it difficult to do that because you are always redirected to other webpages that make you crazy. What is more, Websearch.pu-results.info cam create a lot of pop up page about advertisement or porn. Once you click on this webpages accidentally, your computer may be in a serious place by this browser hijack redirect. It also can slow down your whole computer, forbid some programs and your anti-virus. You can not just uninstall it in control panel because this redirect can create files in your registry. Do not be fooled by it, it is not a good search engine, it is a browser hijack redirect that you need to remove it completely.
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 Websearch.pu-results.info
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
Websearch.pu-results.info redirect can be one of the most annoying redirect on the Internet. It redirect can make you uncomfortable due to its endless redirection. You may get infected when you visit some unsafe webpages, most of the anti-virus can not stop it because this redirect can escape from them. Do not be foolish by this webpage, it is not a real search webpage at all, Websearch.pu-results.info can only offer you unsafe results. Next time when you see this browser hijack redirect on your infected computer, please do not hesitate, you just need to remove it completely before it causes further damage to your system.
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 Selina Lynmich, last updated on May 1, 2013 2:42 am | Browser Hijacker Removal Guide