Default-search.net is yet another browser hijacker which attacks computers these days. It mainly attacks browsers like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, even though other browsers are under the attack as well. These instructions will help you get rid of default-search.net from both the home page of your infected browser and from its default search engine.
Because of default-search.net malware the PC will funcion very slow, especially when it comes to the performance of your browser. This hijacker comes to computers together with many free programs which users often download and install online at various free resources. However, they fail to notice the fact that they’re actually installing something else in addition to the initial software of their choice.
To make search through default-search.net is not a pleasant experience. We recommend you to perform all the necessary measures to get rid of default-search.net browser hijacker from your computer, from the startup page of your browser and all its other possible remnants.
You may get rid of default-search.net with the help of a reliable security software like GridinSoft Trojan Killer. However, remember that scanning and removing infections with it will not be enough. You will also need to reset the settings of all your infected browsers as explained below.
Removal tool for default-search.net browser hijacker:
Detailed instructions to reset your browser settings with the help of GridinSoft Trojan Killer and remove default-search.net from your browsers:
- Scan your PC with the program and click “Apply” at the end of scan.
- Shut down all your infected browsers.
- In Trojan Killer’s window click “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“.
- Give your permission for the program to reset the settings of your browser.
- You will see the following confirmation of browsers reset by Trojan Killer.