Search.searchlwa.com is a browser hijacker. Even though the software looks quite legit, you should not believe it. In really, there are hundreds of users’ complaints. Furthermore, the untrustworthy search engine may be installed without your consent. It will cause lots of problems. We recommend you to remove search.searchlwa.com virus fully.
So, you have encountered a browser hijacker. The software is not terrible computer infections, but it is a pesky parasite. Once installed, search.searchlwa.com will cause freeze of your system, lots of ads, redirections. Thus, you may get such dangerous software as a PUPs, adware, viruses, so forth. We recommend you to install GridinSoft Anti-Malware. The program will eliminate all sorts of threats and defend your system from re-infection.
How does Search.searchlwa.com get into my system?
Search.searchlwa.comhijacker uses a freeware or shareware to sneak into your PC. You should stay away from suspicious free apps because they may include additional software, such as search.searchlwa.com hijacker.
Removal tool for Search.searchlwa.com:
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 Search.searchlwa.com 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):