In this guide we will furnish you with the proper way to eliminate annoying browser hijacker called search.safer.com. You may discover that this strange website became set in the home page of your browser. So, right now as soon as you try to browse the web for something important, you will be suggested to start your search with search.safer.com.
All your search queries submitted via search.safer.com will be likewise redirected through this particular domain name. Also, you may notice that the home page of your hijacked browser will display a lot of intrusive ads everywhere around your screen. You may notice the problem of continuous search engine redirection through search.safer.com. No doubt, your PC is in a trouble.
How does Search.safer.com get into my system?
Note that search.safer.com hijacker is actively spread in the world wide web today through being bundled by default with a lot of other free applications. Your job is simply to pay close attention to what exactly you”re going to install into your PC in addition to the main application of your selection. Always select the option of a custom installation, instead of the standard one. This is the best way to avoid search.safer.com intrusion into your system.
How to remove Search.safer.com?
If you detect Search.safer.com and don’t wish to keep it on your PC, then you can follow the removal guide given below to remove it. You may choose a manual method to delete this infection, but it should be reminded that, the manual removal is a cumbersome and risky task which must only be attempted by advanced users. If you are a novice user, it is a better option to use an automatic removal tool, for instance Trojan Killer by GridinSoft.
Removal tool for Search.safer.com:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In Trojan Killer’s window click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Search.safer.com 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:
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):