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Danger level 8
Type: Browser Hijackers
Common infection symptoms:
  • Connects to the internet without permission
  • Shows commercial adverts
  • Cant change my homepage
  • Annoying Pop-up's

Buscaid Virus

Buscaid Virus is often classified as browser hijacker, because it changes your default home page to It is also possible for users to install Buscaid Virus on their computers themselves together with bundled freeware they get at third party websites. Therefore, one has to be careful and attentive during all installation processes, because you may install unwanted on your PC unwittingly, and it may be difficult to remove them. As far as Buscaid Virus is concerned, if a full version is installed, then not only does your home page gets changed, Buscaid Virus also installs a toolbar that provides search function, displays commercial advertisements and likewise interferes with your Internet browsing process.

If you know which application Buscaid Virus has come with, you need to keep in mind that chances are Buscaid Virus will remain in your system even if you remove the application. You will continue to experience browser redirections and although most of them are simply used to increase traffic count for a certain websites, it is possible for a third party application that is completed unrelated to Buscaid Virus to make use of this software in order to collect your personal data. Later on, the data may be used for marketing purposes. It obviously shows that this infection poses a serious threat to your system and trespasses your privacy. Hence, it must be removed from your PC at once.

Unfortunately, it may be rather troublesome to remove Buscaid Virus on your own. You may be able to restore your browser settings manually, but there is a chance that some additional software applications may remain in your system. In such a case, you should run a full system scan with SpyHunter free scanner to see which programs exactly you need to remove. Once that is established, invest in a powerful antimalware tool that will remove Buscaid Virus for you automatically and your system will be protected from similar threats.

How to restore your browser settings

Instructions for Internet Explorer

  1. Press Alt+X and click Manage add-ons.
  2. Click Search Providers on the left and change your default search engine.
  3. Press Alt+X again and click Internet options.
  4. Change home page address under General tab and click OK.

Instructions for Mozilla Firefox

  1. Press Firefox button and go to Options.
  2. Under General tab enter a new address at home page section. Click OK.
  3. Click search engine icon on the left of Firefox search box (top right corner).
  4. Select Manage search engines and remove undesirable search engines. Click OK.

Instructions for Google Chrome

  1. Press Alt+F and click Settings.
  2. Select Open a specific page or set of pages and click Set pages.
  3. Remove undesirable page and enter a new home page address. Click OK.
  4. Click Manage search engines under Search.
  5. Set a new default search engine and remove anything related to Buscaid Virus.

Should you have any further questions regarding Buscaid Virus removal, do not hesitate to leave us a comment below.

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