Are you start your favorite browser and do not see usual startpage, which is set earlier? The Search.searchdescargar.com is the first thing that pop up once you open your web-browser? It means that your web browser has become the victim of malware from the group of web-browser hijackers. If you get it on your computer, this malware can alter the web browser’s settings such as homepage and search engine by default. So, the Search.searchdescargar.com can be opened when you create a new tab in your web-browser, or when you try to search for any information within the Google Chrome, FF, Edge and Internet Explorer, because the browser hijacker replaces the internet browser’s search engine. It’s important, don’t use this web-site and do not click on ads placed on it, as they can lead you to a more malicious or misleading pages. The best option is to use the step-by-step instructions posted below to free your computer, get rid of the Search.searchdescargar.com , and thereby restore your favorite startpage and search engine.
A malicious software that alters settings of web browsers on Search.searchdescargar.com redirect usually affects only Chrome, IE, FF and MS Edge. However, possible situations, when any other web-browsers will be affected too. The Search.searchdescargar.com browser hijacker may alter the Target property of web-browser’s shortcuts, so every time you launch the browser, instead of your home page, you will see a completely different web site.
In addition, the Search.searchdescargar.com browser hijacker can also modify the search engine selected in the web-browser. When you try to search on the infected internet browser, you will be presented with a search results, consisting of advertisements and Google (or Yahoo, or Bing) search results for your query. Among these search results can occur very dangerous links that lead to malicious and misleading web pages.
Also on the computer together with Search.searchdescargar.com browser hijacker infection can be installed adware (also known as ‘ad-supported’ software) that will insert a huge number of advertisements directly to the web sites that you view, creating a sense that advertisements has been added by the makers of the web-site. Moreover, legal advertisements may be replaced on fake advertisements which will offer to download and install various unnecessary and harmful applications. Moreover, the Search.searchdescargar.com hijacker has the ability to collect lots of personal information about you, which can later transfer to third parties.
We recommend you to clean your PC as soon as possible. Use the step-by-step guide below which will allow to remove Search.searchdescargar.com homepage and adware, that can be installed onto your computer along with it.
How can you protect your system from Search.searchdescargar.com browser hijacker infection
How to manually remove Search.searchdescargar.com
If you perform exactly the guide below you should be able to delete the Search.searchdescargar.com search. Read it once, after doing so, please print this page as you may need to close your web browser or reboot your personal computer.
- Delete Search.searchdescargar.com associated software by using Windows Control Panel
- Remove Search.searchdescargar.com search from Chrome
- Remove Search.searchdescargar.com from FF
- Remove Search.searchdescargar.com homepage from Internet Explorer
- Disinfect the browser’s shortcuts to remove Search.searchdescargar.com homepage
Remove Search.searchdescargar.com associated software by using Windows Control Panel
The best way to begin the PC cleanup is to uninstall unknown and suspicious software. Using the Windows Control Panel you can do this quickly and easily. This step, in spite of its simplicity, should not be ignored, because the removing of unneeded programs can clean up the Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer and MS Edge from pop-ups hijackers and so on.
- If you are using Windows 8, 8.1 or 10 then press Windows button, next press Search. Type “Control panel”and press Enter.
- If you are using Windows XP, Vista, 7, then click “Start” button and click “Control Panel”.
- It will show the Windows Control Panel.
- Further, click “Uninstall a program” under Programs category.
- It will display a list of all programs installed on the computer.
- Scroll through the all list, and delete suspicious and unknown programs. To quickly find the latest installed programs, we recommend sort software by date.
See more details in the video step-by-step instructions below.
Remove Search.searchdescargar.com search from Chrome
Reset Google Chrome settings is a easy way to remove the browser hijacker, dangerous and ‘ad-supported’ extensions, as well as to restore the browser’s home page, newtab page and search provider by default that have been replaced by Search.searchdescargar.com hijacker infection.
- First launch the Google Chrome and press Menu button (small button in the form of three horizontal stripes).
- It will display the Google Chrome main menu. Select “Settings” option.
- You will see the Chrome’s settings page. Scroll down and click “Show advanced settings” link.
- Scroll down again and press the “Reset settings” button.
- The Google Chrome will show the reset profile settings page as shown on the screen above.
- Next press the “Reset” button.
- Once this procedure is complete, your internet browser’s homepage, new tab page and search engine by default will be restored to their original defaults.
- To learn more, read the article How to reset Chrome settings to default.
Remove Search.searchdescargar.com from FF
First, run the Firefox. Next, click the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will open the drop-down menu. Next, click the Help button ().
In the Help menu click the “Troubleshooting Information”. In the upper-right corner of the “Troubleshooting Information” page click on “Refresh Firefox” button as shown on the screen below.
Confirm your action, press the “Refresh Firefox”.
Remove Search.searchdescargar.com homepage from Internet Explorer
To restore the start page and search provider by default you need to reset the Microsoft Internet Explorer to the state, that was when the Windows was installed on your machine.
First, run the IE, then click ‘gear’ icon . It will display the Tools drop-down menu on the right part of the web browser, then press the “Internet Options” as shown in the figure below.
In the “Internet Options” screen, select the “Advanced” tab, then click the “Reset” button. The IE will display the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” dialog box. Further, click the “Delete personal settings” check box to select it. Next, click the “Reset” button as shown on the screen below.
Once the task is done, click “Close” button. Close the IE and reboot your system for the changes to take effect. This step will help you to restore your browser’s home page, newtab page and search provider by default to default state.
Disinfect the browser’s shortcuts to remove Search.searchdescargar.com homepage
Right click on the shortcut of infected browser as shown in the figure below.
Select the “Properties” option and it’ll show a shortcut’s properties. Next, click the “Shortcut” tab and then delete the “http://site.address” string from Target field as on the image below.
Then click OK to save changes. Repeat the step for all web browsers that are rerouted to the Search.searchdescargar.com unwanted page.
How to remove Search.searchdescargar.com with Malwarebytes
Delete Search.searchdescargar.com browser hijacker manually is difficult and often the browser hijacker is not completely removed. Therefore, we recommend you to use the Malwarebytes Free that are completely clean your PC. Moreover, the free program will help you to get rid of malware, toolbars and adware (sometimes called ‘ad-supported’ software) that your computer may be infected too.
- Download Malwarebytes (MBAM) by clicking on the link below. Malwarebytes Anti-malware
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- Close all applications and windows on your PC system. Open a directory in which you saved it. Double-click on the icon that’s named mb3-setup.
- Further, press Next button and follow the prompts.
- Once installation is done, click the “Scan Now” button to start checking your computer for Search.searchdescargar.com browser hijacker. This process can take some time, so please be patient.
- When the scan is finished, make sure all entries have “checkmark” and press “Quarantine Selected”. Once disinfection is done, you may be prompted to reboot your machine.
The following video offers a guide on how to get rid of browser hijacker with Malwarebytes.
How to stop Search.searchdescargar.com homepage
To increase your security and protect your machine against new unwanted ads and harmful sites, you need to use program that blocks access to dangerous ads and web-pages. Moreover, the software can block the display of intrusive advertising, that also leads to faster loading of sites and reduce the consumption of web traffic.
- Download AdGuard program by clicking on the following link.
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- After downloading is finished, launch the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” program window. Follow the prompts.
- Once the installation is done, click “Skip” to close the install program and use the default settings, or press “Get Started” to see an quick tutorial which will help you get to know AdGuard better.
- In most cases, the default settings are enough and you do not need to change anything. Each time, when you launch your personal computer, AdGuard will start automatically and block pop-up ads, web-pages such Search.searchdescargar.com, as well as other malicious or misleading web-sites. For an overview of all the features of the application, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the icon named AdGuard, that is located on your desktop.
If the problem with Search.searchdescargar.com search is still remained
If MalwareBytes Anti-malware cannot remove this hijacker, then we suggests to use the AdwCleaner. AdwCleaner is a free removal utility for browser hijackers, adware, PUPs, toolbars.
- Download AdwCleaner by clicking on the link below. AdwCleaner download
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- Double click the AdwCleaner icon. Once this tool is started, click “Scan” button . This will begin scanning the whole PC system to find out Search.searchdescargar.com hijacker.
- When the system scan is done, the AdwCleaner will display a scan report. Review the report and then click “Clean” button. It will display a prompt, click “OK”.
These few simple steps are shown in detail in the following video guide.
Once you have finished the guide shown above, your PC should be free from browser hijacker, ad supported software and malware. The Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and Edge will no longer open Search.searchdescargar.com annoying start page on startup. Unfortunately, if the few simple steps does not help you, then you have caught a new browser hijacker, and then the best way – ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.