Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info

About this redirect virus

Websearch.searchmainia.info could be seen as a hijacker, advertising a worthless page. The redirect virus invaded your machine when you were installing freeware. It won’t jeopardize your computer in a direct way since it is not a malicious OS virus. Still, we still would not suggest granting consent for this hijacker to remain on your PC as it could be able to cause reroutes to harmful portals. Redirect viruses usually conceal themselves as handy search portals but in reality they do not provide very decent results, which makes them somewhat useless to have. You should eliminate Websearch.searchmainia.info from your OS before it could hazard your OS.

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Why should you erase Websearch.searchmainia.info

Redirect viruses come packaged along with free programs. If you set up free software that have a browser intruder attached to it, the threat will set up together with it. Default mode won’t supply you with information about anything being added so refrain from opting for them as they will allow all those offers to set up automatically. To be permitted to check for added offers, you should pick Advanced (Custom) mode. You may end up installing all sorts of likely unnecessary software thus do follow our advice.

As soon as Websearch.searchmainia.info sets up onto your device, your net browser (be it be it Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox) will be taken over and settings will be it will hijack your Internet browser (be it Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox) and alter certain settings. You will note that your home web page, new tabs and search web page have been changed to the redirect virus advertised website. You will note that the browser hijacker doesn’t authorize users to reverse the adjustments unless you first eliminate Websearch.searchmainia.info. The presented search bar won’t generate suitable results. Its primary goalis to redirect you, so it could be embedding promoted sites into search results. If you choose to engage with the redirects we believe it is vital that you take into consideration that they will not always be secure. Some might someday lead to serious malware entering your machine. A malware contamination will be a much more serious problem compared to a browser hijacker, thus take that into consideration if you opt to overlook the problem. Keeping this redirect virus will only likely endanger your OS. You must terminate Websearch.searchmainia.info if you want to secure your device.

Websearch.searchmainia.info eradication

There are a couple of ways to remove Websearch.searchmainia.info. Websearch.searchmainia.info eradication in a manual way involves you pinpointing the browser intruder by yourself. Some users may will find it difficult, therefore you could need to employ anti-spyware software if that is the case with you. Anti-spyware software should be able to locate and terminate Websearch.searchmainia.info without you having to do anything. You should assure you remove Websearch.searchmainia.info wholly so that it can cannot restore itself.

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Learn how to remove Websearch.searchmainia.info from your computer

Step 1. Websearch.searchmainia.info Removal from Windows

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Press on the Start icon. win7-start Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  2. Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-control-panel Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  3. Find the program you want to delete and press Uninstall. win7-uninstall-program Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info

b) Windows 8

  1. Right-click on the start icon (lower left corner). win10-start2 Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  2. Select Control Panel. win8-start Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  3. Click Programs and Features. win8-control-panel Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  4. Find and remove all unwanted programs. win8-remove-program Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info

c) Windows 10

  1. Open Start menu and click on the magnifying glass (next to the shut down button). win10-start2 Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  2. Type in Control Panel. win10-start Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  3. Control Panel → Programs and Features. win10-control-panel Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  4. Find and remove all unwanted programs. win10-remove-program Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info

d) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and press Applications. mac-os-apps Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  2. Check all suspicious programs you want to get rid of.
  3. Drag them to the trash icon in your dock (Alternatively, right-click on the program and press Move to Trash). mac-os-app-delete Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  4. After you move all the unwanted programs, right-click on the trash icon and select Empty Trash.

Step 2. Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info from browsers

a) Remove Websearch.searchmainia.info from Microsoft Edge

Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)
  1. Open Microsoft Edge.
  2. Press More located at the top right corner of the screen (the three dots). edge-menu Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  3. Settings → Choose what to clear. edge-settings Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  4. Check the boxes of the items you want removed, and press Clear. edge-clear-data Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  5. Press Ctrl + Alt + Delete together.
  6. Choose Task Manager.
  7. In the Processes tab, find the Microsoft Edge process, right click on it, and press Go to details (or More details if Go to details is not available). task-manager Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  8. Right-click on all Microsoft Edge processes, and choose End task.
(Method 2)
Before you proceed with this method, backup your data.
  1. Go to C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_xxxxxxxxxx.
  2. Select all the folders, right-click on them and press Delete. edge-folder Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  3. Press the start button, and type in Windows PowerShell in the search box.
  4. Right-click on the result, and select Run as administrator. edge-powershell Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  5. In Administrator: Windows PowerShell, paste Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> and tap Enter. edge-powershell-script Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  6. The issue should be gone now.

b) Remove Websearch.searchmainia.info from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon. IE-gear Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  2. Select Manage add-ons, and then Toolbars and Extensions.
  3. Find and disable all suspicious extensions. IE-add-ons Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  4. Close the window.

c) Restore your homepage on Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon.
  2. Internet Options → General tab. Delete the homepage URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  3. Press Apply.

d) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon. ie-settings Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  2. Internet Options → Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  3. At the bottom, you will see a Reset button. Press that.
  4. In the window that appears, check the box that says Delete personal settings. IE-reset Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  5. Press Reset.
  6. Click OK to exit the window.
  7. Restart your browser.

e) Remove Websearch.searchmainia.info from Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose More tools and Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  3. Remove suspicious extensions by clicking the Trash icon next to them. chrome-extensions-delete Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  4. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by unchecking the box that says Enabled. If you later decide to keep it, simply check the box again.
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f) Restore your homepage on Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose Settings. chrome-menu Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  3. In the window that appears, under On startup, there will be a Set pages option. Press on that.
  4. Remove the set website, and type in the one you prefer to be your homepage. Press OK. chrome-startup-page Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  5. In Settings, under Search, there is a Manage search engines option. Select that. chrome-search-engines Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  6. Remove all search engines except the one you want to use. Click Done.

g) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose Settings. chrome-menu Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  3. Scroll down and press on Show advanced settings. chrome-settings Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  4. Find and press the Reset button. chrome-reset Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  5. In the confirmation window that appears, press Reset.

h) Remove Websearch.searchmainia.info from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right of the screen.
  2. Select Add-ons. mozilla-menu Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  3. Select the Extensions tab, and remove all questionable extensions. mozilla-extensions Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  4. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by clicking Disable. If you later decide to keep it, simply press Enable.

i) Restore your homepage on Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right side of the screen.
  2. Select Options. mozilla-menu Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  3. In General, click Restore to Default below the Home Page field. mozilla-options Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info

j) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right of the screen.
  2. Press the question mark at the bottom of the menu.
  3. Select Troubleshooting Information. mozilla-troubleshooting Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  4. Select the Refresh Firefox option. mozilla-reset Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info

k) Remove Websearch.searchmainia.info from Safari (for Mac)

  1. Open Safari.
  2. Select Preferences (can be accesses by pressing on Safari at the top of your screen). safari-menu Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  3. Choose the Extensions tab.
  4. Uninstall all questionable extensions. safari-extensions Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  5. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by unchecking the box that says Enabled. If you later decide to keep it, simply check the box again.

l) Reset Safari

If you are using the Yosemite, El Capitan or the Sierra versions, the option to reset Safari with one click is not available. Thus you will have to clear the history and empty the caches in separate steps.
  1. Open Safari.
  2. Select Clear History (can be accesses by pressing on Safari at the top of your screen). safari-clear-history Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  3. Choose from what time you want the history deleted, and press Clear History. safari-clear-history Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  4. Press on Safari at the top of the screen and select Preferences. safari-advanced Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  5. Select the Advanced tab and check the box next to Show Develop menu in menu bar.
  6. Select Develop (from the menu bar at the top of the screen). safari-develop-menu Delete Websearch.searchmainia.info
  7. Press Empty Caches.
If for some reason you are unable to remove the extensions or reset your browsers, it may be a good idea to obtain anti-spyware software and have it deal with the problem.

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