- Connects to the internet without permission
- Installs itself without permissions
- Slow internet connection
If you have been abruptly redirected to search.anchorfree.net – your operating Windows system is potentially infected with a browser hijacker. In this case, your Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome browsers are modified, as well as the DNS settings. Unfortunately, it does not matter which search engine you are using because malicious browser hijackers can take over any of them. So, do you have to remove search.anchorfree.net? Is it a browser hijacker? What would happen if you did not remove this search engine set as the default search provider or home page? Please continue reading to learn the answers to all of these questions.
It is strongly recommended that you utilize a much more reliable and beneficial search provider. Search results provided through search.anchorfree.net are completely useless because you are directed to search.ask.com. In case the home page/search provider settings have been modified illegally, we suggest you immediately install authentic spyware removal software (click the link below), use it to delete malware, and then follow the manual instructions below to change the undesirable search tools.
How to remove undesirable search tools?
Remove from Google Chrome:
Remove from Internet Explorer:
Remove from Mozilla Firefox: