QuickSearch 0.0.4 virus (Fast Start add-on)

QuickSearch 0.0.4 is an unwanted add-on for Mozilla Firefox. Typically users can’t even install it directly according to their preference. Most often this virus penetrates into the PCs by means of some other free applications which are bundled with it. This infection causes your Mozilla Firefox browser not to function properly. You will notice that whenever you attempt to open new search tab (or blank tab), you will see Fast Start add-on popping up.


QuickSearch 0.0.4

QuickSearch 0.0.4 add-on is the problem for many users today who spend a lot of time in the Internet. Especially this problem touches those users who install a lot of free applications. No doubt, you need to be very careful whenever you decide to install some free software. Make sure you know all other extras that will be suggested for you to be installed into your system by default, in addition to the main application of your choice.

Reading the EULAs (End User License Agreements) is a good way to avoid unwanted intrusion of all malicious applications into your computer. This will help you to get rid of all malicious and junk programs from being installed into your system by default, in addition to the main application of your choice. It is quite regretful that there are many users today who fail to be duly attentive. As a result, they easily permit various third-party stuff to be installed into their systems.

We recommend you not to look for the information through QuickSearch 0.0.4 (Fast Start). Instead, you’re strongly recommended to get rid of this add-on from Mozilla Firefox browser by carefully scanning your system with a reliable antispyware program, such as GridinSoft Trojan Killer. You will need to remove all the infections it finds (with its full registered version) and to reset your browsers with its help. In case you need more assistance on our part, please feel free to contact us without hesitation.


Removal tool for QuickSearch 0.0.4:

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Automatic removal instructions:

  • Scan your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
  • Apply actions by Trojan Killer

  • Shut down all your browsers.
  • In Trojan Killer’s window click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
  • Tool to reset browser settings with Trojan Killer

  • Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click on Reset” button again:
  • Options to reset browsers

  • Restart your computer.

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:

How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with QuickSearch 0.0.4 in the future.

GridinSoft Trojan Killer 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:

Enabling Real-Time Protection by GridinSoft Trojan Killer

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 Trojan Killer 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):

Malicious item blocked by Trojan Killer

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