Dozensearch Search a nasty search engine. Of course, it may help you to find some data, however, it will track your habits and browsing online. It is not a virus. But note, the app may change settings of your internet browsers without your consent. This type of software is able to replace your home page as well. Thus, Dozensearch Search is considered as a browser hijacker. We recommend you to remove it from your system.
As mentioned above, the software is not dangerous virus. However, it is not harmless application. The parasite acts without your knowledge or permission. Dozensearch.com will collect your data for advertising purposes. The application is not going to damage your system or corrupt important files. But, it may put your privacy at risk. Thus, the unwanted program should be removed. The removal instructions below will help you to delete Dozensearch fully.
How does Dozensearch.com get into my system?
In order to sneak into your PC, dozensearch.com uses a freeware. The deceptive way allows the unwanted program enters in your system stealthily. It is called “bundling”. Thus, the parasite will be installed with a regular software (for example, game or music player).
Removal tool for Dozensearch.com:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Anti-Malware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft Anti-Malware, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Dozensearch.com in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft Anti-Malware and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):