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Danger level 9
Type: Browser Hijackers
Common infection symptoms:
  • Changes default search engine
  • Hijacks homepage
  • Installs itself without permissions
  • Connects to the internet without permission
  • Shows commercial adverts
  • Cant change my homepage
  • Annoying Pop-up's

If you are concerned about, it implies that your Internet browsers are hijacked. is a search engine, and, if it has replaced the home page of your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, it is time to pay more attention to your online security. is promoted by the browser hijacker Webssearcher, which is developed by EMG Technology Limited. This search provider is also associated with, which redirects computer users to when using Google Chrome. is identical to some other browser hijackers in terms of behavior because it alters the shortcuts of the browsers just like,, and some other browser hijackers. The Webssearches browser hijacker adds its hyperlink to the Target line of the shortcut so that loads every time you launch the installer. We recommend that you remove from the browses even though it may seem to be a useful searching tool. The startup page of the search engine contains links to popular social networking and shopping websites; moreover, some links to third party websites may be displayed on new tabs. However, you should keep in mind that is not associated with third parties. The display of links and advertisements does not mean that Webssearches endorses third parties. You may be provided with links and advertisements that take you to inappropriate content; moreover, the consequences that follow your interaction with those third party websites are your own responsibility.

If you have noticed that new browser tabs has the label “Quick Start”, it means that a new browser extension has been installed along with We recommend that you remove the browser hijacker and the programs which it is bundled with in order to prevent data loss and other adverse consequences.

Below you will find our step-by-step instructions which should help you uninstall the browser hijacker and other undesirable programs. When you are done with Control Panel, check the settings of the shortcuts. After uninstalling Webssearches, the Target line should contain only the path to the browsers. Furthermore, you should reset the settings of the browsers. Having finished the reset procedure, do not forget to scan the computer. If these steps seem to be too time-consuming and you want a more user-friendly solution, implement SpyHunter, which will easily remove and shield the system from various computer threats. The recommended application will safeguard you from malware and spyware threats so that you can safely browse various websites. And the sooner you implement SpyHunter, the sooner you can start enjoying your experience online.

How to uninstall Webssearches

Windows Vista and Windows 7

  1. Click Start.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a program.
  4. Remove the unwanted application.

Windows 8

  1. Press Win+R and type in control panel.
  2. Click OK.
  3. Select the Uninstall a program option.
  4. Launch the Webssearchers uninstaller.

Windows XP

  1. Open the Start menu.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Select the Uninstall a program option.
  4. Get rid of the browser hijacker by clicking the Remove button next to the Webssearchers entry.

How to remove from the browsers

Internet Explorer

  1. Press Alt+T and click Internet Options.
  2. Open the General tab.
  3. Click the Reset button.
  4. Select the checkbox and click Reset.
  5. Click Close.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Press Alt+H.
  2. Click Troubleshooting Information.
  3. Click the Reset Firefox button.
  4. In the dialog box, click Reset Firefox and then click Finish.

Google Chrome

  1. Press Alt+F and point to Tools.
  2. Click Extensions.
  3. Remove unwanted extension.
  4. Click Settings on the left side of the browser window.
  5. Under On startup, select the third option and click Set pages.
  6. Under Search, click Manage search engines and set a new search provider.
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  1. vincent Apr 6, 2014

    No way to remove webssearchers even following all you instructions

  2. Antonio Apr 10, 2014

    Sorry. Your instructions are ineffective

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