Search.mynewswire.co will be set as your homepage if a certain browser hijacker has managed to infect your computer. You might be confused at first as to why your browser’s settings have been changed but hijackers do that so that redirecting you to sponsored pages would be easier. You must have allowed Search.mynewswire.co to enter along with some freeware you recently installed. Usually, when users install free software, they completely miss the fact that freeware oftentimes has certain items attached to it, such as a browser hijacker.
Most commonly, uses install browser hijackers unknowingly. It must have been attached to freeware, and you allowed the hijacker to install when you installed the free software. Next time you do this, select Advanced (Custom) settings. If there is something attached to free software, that something will be visible in Advanced. You will need to uncheck the boxes of the added items and that will prevent them from installing. The reason you are stuck with having to remove Search.mynewswire.co now is because you chose Default settings the last time you installed freeware.
Search.mynewswire.co is not malicious so there is no need to worry about it damaging your computer directly. It will try to redirect you to sponsored sites so that it can generate pay-per-click revenue for those websites. It will not filter through the pages to make sure they are safe, thus you could easily end up on an infected site and pick up malware by mistake. You need to uninstall Search.mynewswire.co if you care about your computer’s security.
A simple removal tool for Search.mynewswire.co virus:
Search.mynewswire.co virus removal instructions
First, install GridinSoft Trojan Killer Portable on your computer.
Open the program and choose the type of scan you want to run (Recommended Full):
Wait a few minutes until scanning process is over:
Click on “Cure PC!” button to delete Search.mynewswire.co virus:
STEP 4 (Optional)
Use the reset browser settings tool of Trojan Killer Portable. The video below will show you how to remove browser infection completely.
This video will show you how to remove Search.mynewswire.co virus easily from your computer:
We hope this simple removal guide and our tool helped you to deal with Search.mynewswire.co virus and removed it completely from your computer. If it didn’t, or if you have any questions you can leave a comment below, or contact our Support team.