Get rid of V9Search.com

About hijackers

V9Search.com will alter your browser’s settings which is why it is classified as a browser hijacker. Browser hijackers sometimes come along with free software, and can install without the user actually noticing. Such infections are why it’s important that you are attentive during program installation. While redirect viruses are not high-level infections but their activity is quite suspicious. You’ll notice that instead of the web page that is set as your homepage and new tabs, your browser will now load a different page. Your search engine will also be modified, and it might insert advertisement links among the legitimate results. If you click on one of those result, you’ll be led to strange websites, whose owners get money from increased traffic. Certain redirect virus are able to reroute to malicious sites so unless you want to get your operating system contaminated with malicious software, you need to be careful. And malicious software would cause much more harm. You may find the redirect virus’s supplied features helpful but you need to know that you could find trustworthy add-ons with the same features, which do not put your device in jeopardy. More customized content will also start appearing, and in case you’re wondering why, the redirect virus is tracking your browsing and collecting data about you. That info might also fall into dubious third-party hands. All of this is why it’s important that you delete V9Search.com. V9Search.com-_5.jpg
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What does it do

You’re likely not aware of this but redirect viruses are frequently attached to freeware. They are unneeded and somewhat invasive infections, so we doubt anyone would willingly installed them. If users started paying closer attention to how they install software, this method wouldn’t be as effective. The items are hidden and if you rush, you have no chance of seeing them, and you not seeing them means they will be authorized to install. Default mode will not show anything, and by selecting them, you might infect your system with all kinds of unwanted items. You must deselect the items, and they will only be visible in Advanced or Custom mode. Make sure you unmark all the offers. After all the items have been unchecked, you can continue the freeware installation. Dealing with these threats can be annoying so you would do yourself a great favor by initially preventing them. Furthermore, be more selective about where you get your software from as dubious sources could lead to malware infections.

One good thing about browser redirects is that you will notice them right away. Your search engine, new tabs and home web page will be different, and the hijacker will not ask your specific consent before carrying out those alterations. Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox will be included in the list of browsers altered. And unless you first delete V9Search.com from the device, the page will load every time you launch your browser. Every time you change the settings, the hijacker will just overrule them. Redirect viruses could also set you a different search engine, so it wouldn’t be surprising if when you search for something through browser address bar, a strange site will greet you. Do not press on any strange results as they would lead to advertisement pages. These kinds of threats intend to increase traffic for certain web pages so that owners can earn money from advertisements. With more people visiting the site, it is more likely that the owners will be able to make more income as more users will be interacting with ads. They will possibly have nothing to do with what you were searching for, so you get little from those pages. Or they may seem valid, for example, if you were to make an inquiry for ‘antivirus’, it’s possible you could get results for sites promoting doubtful products but they may appear to be real in the beginning. You ought to also bear in mind that browser redirects are capable of redirecting to harmful sites, ones concealing malicious software. The browser redirect will follow you around as you browse, gathering various data about your browsing activity. Unrelated parties might also access the information, and then use it to make more customized adverts. If not, the reroute virus could be using it to make the sponsored results more customized. For all the reasons noted above you should remove V9Search.com. After the process is complete, you ought to be able to undo the alterations executed by the browser hijacker.

How to terminate V9Search.com

Now that you are aware of what kind of threat you have to deal with, you may terminate V9Search.com. While there are two ways to dispose of the reroute virus, by hand and automatic, opt for the one based on your knowledge about computers. By hand method means you will have to do everything yourself, including finding the contamination. If you have never dealt with this kind of thing before, we have put guidelines below this report to help you, while the process shouldn’t cause too much difficulty, it may take more time than you expect. The instructions are presented in a clear and precise manner so you ought to be able to follow them step by step. This method may not be the correct choice if you have no prior experience dealing with this kind of thing. In that case, the best fix for you would be to obtain anti-spyware software, and discard the infection using it. Spyware removal software is made for the purpose of eliminating these kinds of infections, so it should have no trouble dealing with it. An easy way to check whether the threat is gone is by changing your browser’s settings in some way, if the modifications aren’t reversed, you were successful. The threat is still present on your operating system if your browser loads the same page. If you want these kinds of situations to not happen in the future, install software correctly. If you have good computer habits now, you will be thankful later.Download Removal Toolto remove V9Search.com

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Learn how to remove V9Search.com from your computer

Step 1. V9Search.com Removal from Windows

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Press on the Start icon. win7-start Get rid of V9Search.com
  2. Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-control-panel Get rid of V9Search.com
  3. Find the program you want to delete and press Uninstall. win7-uninstall-program Get rid of V9Search.com

b) Windows 8

  1. Right-click on the start icon (lower left corner). win10-start2 Get rid of V9Search.com
  2. Select Control Panel. win8-start Get rid of V9Search.com
  3. Click Programs and Features. win8-control-panel Get rid of V9Search.com
  4. Find and remove all unwanted programs. win8-remove-program Get rid of V9Search.com

c) Windows 10

  1. Open Start menu and click on the magnifying glass (next to the shut down button). win10-start2 Get rid of V9Search.com
  2. Type in Control Panel. win10-start Get rid of V9Search.com
  3. Control Panel → Programs and Features. win10-control-panel Get rid of V9Search.com
  4. Find and remove all unwanted programs. win10-remove-program Get rid of V9Search.com

d) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and press Applications. mac-os-apps Get rid of V9Search.com
  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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  4. After you move all the unwanted programs, right-click on the trash icon and select Empty Trash.

Step 2. Delete V9Search.com from browsers

a) Remove V9Search.com 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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  3. Settings → Choose what to clear. edge-settings Get rid of V9Search.com
  4. Check the boxes of the items you want removed, and press Clear. edge-clear-data Get rid of V9Search.com
  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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  6. The issue should be gone now.

b) Remove V9Search.com from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon. IE-gear Get rid of V9Search.com
  2. Select Manage add-ons, and then Toolbars and Extensions.
  3. Find and disable all suspicious extensions. IE-add-ons Get rid of V9Search.com
  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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  3. Press Apply.

d) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon. ie-settings Get rid of V9Search.com
  2. Internet Options → Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced Get rid of V9Search.com
  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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  5. Press Reset.
  6. Click OK to exit the window.
  7. Restart your browser.

e) Remove V9Search.com 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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  3. Remove suspicious extensions by clicking the Trash icon next to them. chrome-extensions-delete Get rid of V9Search.com
  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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  5. In Settings, under Search, there is a Manage search engines option. Select that. chrome-search-engines Get rid of V9Search.com
  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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  3. Scroll down and press on Show advanced settings. chrome-settings Get rid of V9Search.com
  4. Find and press the Reset button. chrome-reset Get rid of V9Search.com
  5. In the confirmation window that appears, press Reset.

h) Remove V9Search.com 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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  3. Select the Extensions tab, and remove all questionable extensions. mozilla-extensions Get rid of V9Search.com
  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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  3. In General, click Restore to Default below the Home Page field. mozilla-options Get rid of V9Search.com

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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  4. Select the Refresh Firefox option. mozilla-reset Get rid of V9Search.com

k) Remove V9Search.com 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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  3. Choose the Extensions tab.
  4. Uninstall all questionable extensions. safari-extensions Get rid of V9Search.com
  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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  3. Choose from what time you want the history deleted, and press Clear History. safari-clear-history Get rid of V9Search.com
  4. Press on Safari at the top of the screen and select Preferences. safari-advanced Get rid of V9Search.com
  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 Get rid of V9Search.com
  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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