The nt.tidesearch.net is a typical browser hijacker that pretends a legit searching service. Some users think of this web page as a helpful instrument, but it uses deceptive and not very decent ways to break in your system and after that it is able to change your browser settings, messing with them for its own benefit. This hijacker page has been installed on lots of computers and presents a potential threat to your privacy and safety.
Once this page is in, you will start to see it every time you open your internet browser. This hijacker messes with your browser settings, changing homepage and a default search provider on nt.tidesearch.net website. Although nt.tidesearch.net page is not malicious, it is still a browser hijacker and it can redirect you to different viral pages. You can be infected with more malicious programs, by visiting such website.
How does nt.tidesearch.net get into my system?
The nt.tidesearch.net has a lot of different ways to make user open this web page. The developers of this website are using email spam messaging and viral advertising to spread it among users. But besides that, it can also be wrapped in the installation of other free programs that can be downloaded from lots of suspicious websites. We strongly advised you to get rid of the nt.tidesearch.net page and scan your computer for any other malicious activity. Follow the removal guide below to deal with this threat.
Removal tool for nt.tidesearch.net:
NOTE: A free version of GridinSoft Anti-Malware works as a scanner and allows you to use its tools. You need to purchase a license to be able to remove detected items.
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 nt.tidesearch.net 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):