About this threat

Websafesearch.com is a browser hijacker that infects a PC without the explicit permission of the user. It is attached to free software as an extra offer that is set to install along with the freeware. The redirect virus isn’t going to harm your OS directly as it is not a severe computer threat. But that doesn’t mean it needs to be given authorization to remain. It will modify your browser’s settings and will reroute you to sponsored website. In addition to that, it could be capable of exposing you to harmful pages. You are suggested to eliminate Websafesearch.com as it gives nothing handy and puts your computer in unneeded risk.

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Hijacker distribution methods

Freeware most often comes along with extra items, for example adware and hijackers. It should be said that those items are not compulsory but a major part of users set them up anyway since they make the mistake of opting for Default mode during freeware installation. Make sure to always pick Advanced mode, because that is where the unneeded offers are hiding. There are a lot of freeware that arrive with added items, so always opt for Advanced to block not wanted set ups. Those items may not bring about any issues at all, but they can also bring about serious malicious software infections. If you see it installed abolish Websafesearch.com.

Why should you delete Websafesearch.com

Upon entrance, the redirect virus will promptly change your browser’s settings. Whether you are using Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox you will notice that your home website and new tabs have been altered to the browser hijacker’s sponsored website. It will become clear quite quickly that you will not be capable of adjusting the settings back without firstly having to erase Websafesearch.com. Your new homepage looks quite simple, it will show a search engine and probably ads. Be cautious when using the displayed search engine as sponsored sites may be inserted among. We feel it’s needed to caution you that you might end up obtaining some sort of malware if you get routed to suspicious domains by the search tool. If you want to stop this from happening, uninstall Websafesearch.com from your machine.

Websafesearch.com removal

You can take care of Websafesearch.com termination manually, just take into consideration that you will need to find the browser hijacker by yourself. If you are encountering into issues, you can have professional elimination tools eliminate Websafesearch.com. Whichever way you opt for, make sure that you uninstall the redirect virus entirely.

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Learn how to remove Websafesearch.com from your computer

Step 1. How to delete Websafesearch.com from Windows?

a) Remove Websafesearch.com related application from Windows XP

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

b) Uninstall Websafesearch.com related program from Windows 7 and Vista

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

c) Delete Websafesearch.com related application from Windows 8

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

d) Remove Websafesearch.com from Mac OS X system

  1. Select Applications from the Go menu. mac-os-x-go-menu Remove Websafesearch.com
  2. In Application, you need to find all suspicious programs, including Websafesearch.com. 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 Remove Websafesearch.com

Step 2. How to remove Websafesearch.com from web browsers?

a) Erase Websafesearch.com from Internet Explorer

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

b) Eliminate Websafesearch.com from Mozilla Firefox

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

c) Delete Websafesearch.com from Google Chrome

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

d) Remove Websafesearch.com from Edge

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

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 Remove Websafesearch.com
  3. Move to Advanced tab and click Reset ie-advanced-tab Remove Websafesearch.com
  4. Enable Delete personal settings
  5. Click Reset ie-reset-window Remove Websafesearch.com
  6. Restart Internet Explorer

b) Reset Mozilla Firefox

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

c) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Open Chrome and click on the menu chrome-menu Remove Websafesearch.com
  2. Choose Settings and click Show advanced settings chrome-advanced-menu Remove Websafesearch.com
  3. Click on Reset settings chrome-reset Remove Websafesearch.com
  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 Remove Websafesearch.com
  4. A dialog with pre-selected items will pop-up
  5. Make sure that all items you need to delete are selected safari-reset Remove Websafesearch.com
  6. Click on Reset
  7. Safari will restart automatically

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