SafeSear.ch virus removal tips
SafeSear.ch is advertised as some helpful search engine which will supposedly furnish you with some relevant information. However, in reality it isn`t a search engine but rather a nasty hijacker infecting many PCs today. The presence of this SafeSear.ch in your PC is surely not desirable.
SafeSear.ch hijacker may attack browsers like Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Of course, other browsers aren`t an exception and can be touched by it too. Looking for the information through this domain will not bring you to any relevant information. Instead, you will be brought to many third-party pages engaged in malware and adware distribution.
How does SafeSear.ch get into my system?
SafeSear.ch is often integrated with many other cost-free programs. You need to be very careful not to permit any concealed installations to take place in your computer. Always carefully read the EULAs (End User License Agreements) related to all free software you`re planning to install into the PC. This is the best way to avoid SafeSear.ch penetration into the system.
How to remove SafeSear.ch?
If you detect SafeSear.ch 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 SafeSear.ch:
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 SafeSear.ch 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):