Click on screenshot to zoom
Danger level 8
Type: Browser Hijackers
Common infection symptoms:
  • Cant change my homepage

mywebsearch.com

If your home page has been suddenly changed to mywebsearch.com, it means that an unwanted browser add-on has been installed. It may be My Web Search Toolbar, which you should uninstall from the PC, or another application which changes the home page to mywebsearch.com.

The very search engine is a property of Mindspark Interactive, Inc., and when you access the website, you will find 7 links to the most popular websites such as Gmail, Yahoo, Facebook, YouTube, Amazon, Twitter and AOL. Moreover, you will find that the engine is powered by Google; however, this does not mean that you will not be provided with suspicious websites. In addition to the Web results, you will find a list of suspicious websites which are supposed to be related to your search queries.

It is very likely that you have agreed to have the settings of your browsers, including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, changed. Next time when you are installing an application, read what is given in its installation wizard. In this way, you will prevent future problems related to unwanted search results.

However, the only thing that you should do right now is remove mywebsearch.com from the PC. You will need to uninstall the program which is related to the search engine. For example, it could be MyWebSearch Bar; however, it has been noticed that the unwanted application may be absent in the Control Panel. Hence, it implies that some more serious measures should be taken.

It is highly advisable to use a powerful spyware removal tool so that the so-called browser hijacker can be removed from your Windows. We recommend that you use apply SpyHunter whose free scanner is available below. If you want to check your control Panel and alter the settings of the browser manually, you can do so by following the instructions provided below.

How to remove mywebsearch.com

Windows XP

  1. Click Start and select Control Panel.
  2. Click Add or Remove Programs.
  3. Select My Web Search Toolbar or any other MyWebSearch-related application and click Remove.

Windows Vista/7

  1. Click Start - > Control Panel.
  2. Click Uninstall a program.
  3. Double-click My Web Search Toolbar or another application related to the changes of the browsers.

Windows 8

  1. Move the mouse over the bottom left corner of the screen.
  2. Right-click.
  3. Click Control Panel - > Uninstall a program.
  4. Double-click the program that has caused the changes to the browsers.

Remove mywebsearch.com from the browsers

Internet Explorer

  1. Press Alt+T.
  2. Click Internet Options.
  3. Select Advanced.
  4. Click Reset.
  5. Check the Delete personal Settings box and click Reset.
  6. Select Close and then restart the browser to see the changes.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Press Alt+H.
  2. Select Troubleshooting information.
  3. Click Reset Firefox - > Reset Firefox - > Finish.

Google Chrome

  1. Press Alt+F.
  2. Select Tools and click Extensions.
  3. Remove the mywebsearch add-on.
  4. Click Settings.
  5. In the On startup section, click Set pages and change the startup page to your favorite one.
  6. In the Search section, click Manage search engine and remove the unwanted search engine.

If you find these instructions ineffective in removing mywebsearch.com, do not hesitate to implement our anti-spyware tool which will easily remove it and provide the PC with the ultimate protection against computer threats.

Download Spyware Removal Tool to Remove* mywebsearch.com
  • Quick & tested solution for mywebsearch.com removal.
  • 100% Free Scan for Windows
disclaimer

How to manually remove mywebsearch.com

Files associated with mywebsearch.com infection:

winini.exe
cwbar.dll
update_packet.exe
winrar.exe
A5POPSWT.DLL
M3PLUGIN.DLL
Smad.exe
ScreenResolutionManager.exe
hostc.exe
svchost64.exe
SkypeLauncher.exe
kiki.sys
L7_Start.exe
IE BHO.dll
%UserProfile%\AppData\LocalLow\mywebsearch
cwbarsvc.exe
trojankiller.exe
WinVNC.exe
6BED.exe
905290.exe
Server Cryptet.exe
panmap.exe
winlogon.exe
WizSearch_Helper.dll
cwbrmon.exe
svcnet2_1.exe
svchost.exe
nodlogin.exe
audiadg.exe
XrvalkJ.exe
hhFFWORCdGYZ.exe
84d6a046.dll
tbcore3.dll
wgsdgsdgdsgsd.exe
d2be3e6d11846430c067fc874a79f583.exe
Win33.exe
MWSBAR.DLL
AMDEx2.msi
jushed.exe
kmagt.exe
browse~1.dll
mplayer2.exe
Office 2010 Toolkit.exe
4878.exe
TbHelper2.exe
Boonty.exe
SelectRebates.exe
Nbt.exe
%PROGRAMFILES(x86)%\mywebsearch
wab32.exe
czxgdkrtg.dll
WindowsUpdate.exe
mwssvc.exe
MWSOEMON.EXE
C600.exe
cloud-web_svc_2_102.exe
f3wphook.dll
wxs.exe
sybsma.exe
keywordtabhper.exe
c_2C_2.exe
iexplore.exe
cwSrcAs.dll
spsreng.exe
ReferenceBossAuto.exe
elfload2.dll
CDProxyServ.exe
ex3b.dll
usnmhkuxvpuyvjf.dll
cldiasvc.exe
mngr.exe
kdmiwa919k.exe
777143767.Update.exe
ssms.exe
User1327501234L.exe
8gquqFX0a.exe
n.
PSN Code Generator v2.2_PUBLICFILEeb90898c3bef9d125d8226fc81d12ee3.exe
Patch.exe
mynicephotos.exe
A5SRCHAS.DLL
TNODUP.exe
G9999-W334-ARF.dll
wscntfy.exe
ctfmon.exe
FireFoxWH.dll
ODSERV.EXE
CrazyForCricketAuto.exe
ASKTBAR.DLL
HBLiteSA.exe
bgamrgbw.exe
078.dll
cloudwebit.dll
XF-MAP3D2K9-32BIT-KG.EXE
rlservice.exe
%PROGRAMFILES%\mywebsearch
dogsvc.exe
M3SRCHMN.EXE
IUNSEw32.dll
FullEkran.exe
Mcx2Svd.dll

mywebsearch.com DLL's to remove:

078.dll
usnmhkuxvpuyvjf.dll
tbcore3.dll
czxgdkrtg.dll
G9999-W334-ARF.dll
cwbar.dll
84d6a046.dll
IUNSEw32.dll
IE BHO.dll
elfload2.dll
cwSrcAs.dll
f3wphook.dll
ex3b.dll
FireFoxWH.dll
WizSearch_Helper.dll
browse~1.dll
cloudwebit.dll
Mcx2Svd.dll

mywebsearch.com processes to kill:

ScreenResolutionManager.exe
C600.exe
mwssvc.exe
4878.exe
HBLiteSA.exe
8gquqFX0a.exe
d2be3e6d11846430c067fc874a79f583.exe
Win33.exe
Patch.exe
FullEkran.exe
Nbt.exe
Boonty.exe
L7_Start.exe
sybsma.exe
svchost64.exe
audiadg.exe
hostc.exe
winlogon.exe
wscntfy.exe
SkypeLauncher.exe
Office 2010 Toolkit.exe
ctfmon.exe
rlservice.exe
TbHelper2.exe
CDProxyServ.exe
dogsvc.exe
cldiasvc.exe
cwbrmon.exe
cloud-web_svc_2_102.exe
kdmiwa919k.exe
spsreng.exe
panmap.exe
wgsdgsdgdsgsd.exe
update_packet.exe
svchost.exe
wab32.exe
WindowsUpdate.exe
777143767.Update.exe
winini.exe
User1327501234L.exe
XrvalkJ.exe
c_2C_2.exe
wxs.exe
keywordtabhper.exe
svcnet2_1.exe
CrazyForCricketAuto.exe
nodlogin.exe
winrar.exe
kmagt.exe
Server Cryptet.exe
hhFFWORCdGYZ.exe
PSN Code Generator v2.2_PUBLICFILEeb90898c3bef9d125d8226fc81d12ee3.exe
trojankiller.exe
cwbarsvc.exe
ReferenceBossAuto.exe
mplayer2.exe
mngr.exe
bgamrgbw.exe
Smad.exe
905290.exe
iexplore.exe
TNODUP.exe
SelectRebates.exe
6BED.exe
jushed.exe
mynicephotos.exe
WinVNC.exe
ssms.exe

Remove mywebsearch.com registry entries:

Software\AppDataLow\Software\mywebsearch
SOFTWARE\mywebsearch
Disclaimer

Post comment — WE NEED YOUR OPINION!

Comment:
Name:
Please enter security code:
This is a captcha-picture. It is used to prevent mass-access by robots.