About this threat

Foxsearch.me is is a browser intruder threat that can invade your computer without you noticing. It is attached to freeware as an extra offer that is set to install alongside the freeware. Fortunately, the browser hijacker isn’t believed to be a harmful computer virus, nor will it harm your OS directly. But that does not mean it should stay. You will notice that your browser’s settings have been altered and redirects to advertisement web pages are occurring. You should be be careful to dodge those redirects as you can end up on malicious web pages. You are advised to erase Foxsearch.me as it gives nothing handy and puts your machine in unneeded risk.

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Redirect virus spread methods

Free applications usually comes with extra offers, like adware and redirect viruses. Default mode is normally the reason why so many users install them, even if they don’t need to. You will discover everything in Advanced (Custom) settings so if you want to avoid setting up unneeded offers, ensure that you pick those settings. A pretty big amount of items is packaged with freeware, so be cautious. Those offers might not necessarily directly damage your machine but they could still bring about unneeded consequences. You are firmly advised to eliminate Foxsearch.me.

Why should you remove Foxsearch.me

Your browser’s settings will be changed once it manages to infect your operating system. Whether you are using Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox you will see that your home website and new tabs have been changed to show the hijacker’s advertised page. What you will also quickly note is that you cannot adjust the settings back without first having to eradicate Foxsearch.me. You will have a rather primitive web page set as your home web page, it will have a some adverts flashing around and a search bar. Be careful when using the provided search tool since Be careful of advertising sites if you opt to use the displayed search box. Be cautious of getting led to malicious sites as you could acquire malicious applications. So if you want this not to occur, erase Foxsearch.me from your machine.

Foxsearch.me removal

You might be able to take care of Foxsearch.me uninstallation manually, just take into account that you will have to locate the redirect virus by yourself. If you encounter into problems, you can try credible removal tools and it should be able to abolish Foxsearch.me. Whichever method you choose, make sure that you remove the browser hijacker entirely.

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Learn how to remove Foxsearch.me from your computer

Step 1. How to delete Foxsearch.me from Windows?

a) Remove Foxsearch.me related application from Windows XP

  1. Click on Start
  2. Select Control Panel winxp-start Delete Foxsearch.me
  3. Choose Add or remove programs winxp-control-panel Delete Foxsearch.me
  4. Click on Foxsearch.me related software winxp-add-remove-program Delete Foxsearch.me
  5. Click Remove

b) Uninstall Foxsearch.me related program from Windows 7 and Vista

  1. Open Start menu
  2. Click on Control Panel win7-start Delete Foxsearch.me
  3. Go to Uninstall a program
  4. win7-control-panel Delete Foxsearch.me
  5. Select Foxsearch.me related application
  6. Click Uninstall win7-remove-program Delete Foxsearch.me

c) Delete Foxsearch.me related application from Windows 8

  1. Press Win+C to open Charm bar win8-charm-bar Delete Foxsearch.me
  2. Select Settings and open Control Panel win8-menu-control-panel Delete Foxsearch.me
  3. Choose Uninstall a program win8-programs-features Delete Foxsearch.me
  4. Select Foxsearch.me related program
  5. Click Uninstall win8-uninstall-program Delete Foxsearch.me

d) Remove Foxsearch.me from Mac OS X system

  1. Select Applications from the Go menu. mac-os-x-go-menu Delete Foxsearch.me
  2. In Application, you need to find all suspicious programs, including Foxsearch.me. Right-click on them and select Move to Trash. You can also drag them to the Trash icon on your Dock. mac-os-x-application-trash Delete Foxsearch.me

Step 2. How to remove Foxsearch.me from web browsers?

a) Erase Foxsearch.me from Internet Explorer

  1. Open your browser and press Alt+X
  2. Click on Manage add-ons ie-alt-x Delete Foxsearch.me
  3. Select Toolbars and Extensions
  4. Delete unwanted extensions ie-toolbars-extensions Delete Foxsearch.me
  5. Go to Search Providers
  6. Erase Foxsearch.me and choose a new engine ie-search-provider Delete Foxsearch.me
  7. Press Alt+x once again and click on Internet Options ie-menu Delete Foxsearch.me
  8. Change your home page on the General tab ie-option-general Delete Foxsearch.me
  9. Click OK to save made changes

b) Eliminate Foxsearch.me from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla and click on the menu
  2. Select Add-ons and move to Extensions firefox-menu-options Delete Foxsearch.me
  3. Choose and remove unwanted extensions firefox-extensions Delete Foxsearch.me
  4. Click on the menu again and select Options firefox-menu Delete Foxsearch.me
  5. On the General tab replace your home page firefox-homepage Delete Foxsearch.me
  6. Go to Search tab and eliminate Foxsearch.me firefox-search-engines Delete Foxsearch.me
  7. Select your new default search provider

c) Delete Foxsearch.me from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and open the menu
  2. Choose More Tools and go to Extensions chrome-more-menu Delete Foxsearch.me
  3. Terminate unwanted browser extensions chrome-extensions Delete Foxsearch.me
  4. Move to Settings (under Extensions) chrome-set-pages Delete Foxsearch.me
  5. Click Set page in the On startup section chrome-set-homepage Delete Foxsearch.me
  6. Replace your home page
  7. Go to Search section and click Manage search engines chrome-manage-search Delete Foxsearch.me
  8. Terminate Foxsearch.me and choose a new provider

d) Remove Foxsearch.me from Edge

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge and select More (the three dots at the top right corner of the screen). edge-menu Delete Foxsearch.me
  2. Settings → Choose what to clear (located under the Clear browsing data option) edge-settings Delete Foxsearch.me
  3. Select everything you want to get rid of and press Clear. edge-clear-browsing-data Delete Foxsearch.me
  4. Right-click on the Start button and select Task Manager. task-manager-open Delete Foxsearch.me
  5. Find Microsoft Edge in the Processes tab.
  6. Right-click on it and select Go to details. task-manager-processes Delete Foxsearch.me
  7. Look for all Microsoft Edge related entries, right-click on them and select End Task. task-manager-end-task Delete Foxsearch.me

Step 3. How to reset your web browsers?

a) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open your browser and click on the Gear icon
  2. Select Internet Options ie-menu Delete Foxsearch.me
  3. Move to Advanced tab and click Reset ie-advanced-tab Delete Foxsearch.me
  4. Enable Delete personal settings
  5. Click Reset ie-reset-window Delete Foxsearch.me
  6. Restart Internet Explorer

b) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla and open the menu
  2. Click on Help (the question mark) firefox-menuhelp Delete Foxsearch.me
  3. Choose Troubleshooting Information firefox-menu-help Delete Foxsearch.me
  4. Click on the Refresh Firefox button firefox-reset Delete Foxsearch.me
  5. Select Refresh Firefox

c) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Open Chrome and click on the menu chrome-menu Delete Foxsearch.me
  2. Choose Settings and click Show advanced settings chrome-advanced-menu Delete Foxsearch.me
  3. Click on Reset settings chrome-reset Delete Foxsearch.me
  4. Select Reset

d) Reset Safari

  1. Launch Safari browser
  2. Click on Safari settings (top-right corner)
  3. Select Reset Safari... safari-reset-menu Delete Foxsearch.me
  4. A dialog with pre-selected items will pop-up
  5. Make sure that all items you need to delete are selected safari-reset Delete Foxsearch.me
  6. Click on Reset
  7. Safari will restart automatically

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