How to remove www-searching.com homepage and Search Module Plus from Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer

Www-searching.com is malicious domain that affects your web-browser and becomes your default homepage and search engine. Speaking technically, www-searching.com is a malicious program from the browser’s hijackers family, which may be installed on your pc together with Search Module Plus browser add-on developed by Goobzo. However, there are many other ways how this hijacker could slip into your computer, but what is most important is to not underestimate the danger of www-searching.com redirect. You are advised to remove www-searching.com and Search Module Plus from your computer ASAP.

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Www-searching.com is not the only malicious website that may appear on your computer after installing Search Module Plus. There are mirror websites that might be set as user’s default homepage such as Searchpredict.com, Search.easyspeedtestaccess.com and Search.easyemailaccess.com. The presence of those websites in your browser means that you are infected with browser hijacker and your personal information is under risk of being exposed to third parties. System configurations such as windows registry and network configurations will be modified without your authorization. Additionally, Www-searching.com performs some malicious activities in Window’s scheduler and adds task called SMWPUpd, which allows to recover www-searching.com homepage if user tries to change it to something else. Also, you might notice some weird search button that appeared on your taskbar. If you click it your default web browser will be automatically launched and Www-searching.com will be there as default search.

Www-searching.com provides users with irrelevant search results, mixed with all kinds of advertisements such as banners, pop-ups, in-text links and others. There is no way to escape the redirection and sooner or later you will mistakenly click on advertisements and will be redirected to dangerous sponsored website. Mostly those websites are phishing and will try to trick users into downloading some potentially unwanted programs and adware. If you visit those websites you may get involved into credit cards scam and your identity might be stolen. It is highly recommended to get rid of Www-searching.com browser hijacker to protect your personal data.

Www-searching.com is spread through spam email attachments, bundled with freeware programs or it can be installed on your computer by other malware without your consent. There are few advises how to reduce chance of getting infected with Www-searching.com hijacker. First of all do not open spam emails, avoid clicking on pop-ups with fake security alerts. Do not download programs from unknown developers hosted on questionable websites with low reputation. However, sometimes hackers can inject their malware into some legitimate programs, so it is always recommended to read EULA of the software and choose advanced installation option to be able to see the list of bundled programs. Follow our comprehensive removal instructions provided below to completely remove Www-searching.com hijacker from your computer. Perform all of the steps in the correct order. Also, download our automatic removal tool in order to scan your system for threats and remove all of the traces of Www-searching.com hijacker.

www-searching.com Removal Instruction

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Manual Removal Instruction for www-searching.com

Step 1
UNINSTALL WWW-SEARCHING.COM AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Windows XP / Vista / 7
  • Click on the Start button in the left lower corner and select → Control Panel. After that find the Programs and Features (if you are running Windows XP , then click on Add/Remove Programs).
    www-searching.com remove from Windows - step 1.1
Windows 8/8.1/10
  • If you are running Windows 8 or Windows 10 operating system , then right-click on the Start which is in the lower left corner of the screen. After that select Control Panel and go to Programs/Uninstall a Program.
    www-searching.com remove from Windows - step 1.2
Uninstall www-searching.com and related programs
  • In the list of installed programs find the www-searching.com or any other recently installed suspicious programs.
  • Click on them to select and then click on Uninstall button to remove them.
    www-searching.com remove from Windows - step 1.3
Step 2
REMOVE WWW-SEARCHING.COM FROM YOUR WEB BROWSERS
  • Step 3
Remove suspicious add-ons
  • Open Internet Explorer, click on the Gear icon (IE menu) on the upper right corner of the browser and select Manage Add-ons.
    Remove www-searching.com from Internet Explorer - Step 2.1
  • You will see a Manage Add-ons window. Now, find the www-searching.com and other suspicious add-ons. Disable them by right clicking and selecting Disable:
    Remove www-searching.com from Internet Explorer - Step 2.2
How to change your homepage if it was modified by browser hijacker:
  • Click on the gear icon (menu) on the upper right corner of the browser and select Internet Options.
  • On General tab remove unwanted URL and enter your desired domain name such as google.com. Click Apply to save changes.
    Remove www-searching.com from Internet Explorer - Step 2.3
Resetting Internet Explorer browser
  • Click on the gear icon (menu) again and chose Internet options. Go to Advanced tab.
  • Now click on Reset button, the new window should appear. Select the Delete Personal settings option and click on Reset button again. Now you have deteled www-searching.com completely.
  • Remove www-searching.com from Internet Explorer - Step 2.4
Remove suspicious extensions
  • Open Mozilla Firefox, click on the menu icon which is located in the top right corner. Now select Add-ons and go to Extensions.
  • Remove www-searching.com from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.1
  • Now you can see the list of extensions installed within Mozilla Firefox, simply select www-searching.com and other suspicious extensions and click on remove button to delete them.
  • Remove www-searching.com from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.2
Resetting Mozilla Firefox
  • Click on the Firefox menu icon which is on the upper left corner of the browser and click on the question mark. Now, choose Troubleshooting Information option.
  • Remove www-searching.com from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.3
  • New windows will pop-up where you can see Refresh Firefox to its default state message and Refresh Firefox button. Click this button to remove www-searching.com completely.
  • Remove www-searching.com from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.4
Remove suspicious extensions
  • Open Google Chrome, click on the menu icon in the upper right corner and select More Tools and then select Extensions.
  • Remove www-searching.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.1
  • Now, find the www-searching.com and other unwanted extensions and click on trash icon to delete them completely.
  • Remove www-searching.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.2
  • Click on menu icon once again and select Settings and then Manage Search engines it will be right under the Search section.
  • Remove www-searching.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.3
  • Now you will see all of the Search Engines installed in your browser. Remove any suspicious search engines. We advise you to leave only Google or your preferred domain name.
  • Remove www-searching.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.4
Resetting Google Chrome
  • Click on menu icon which is on the top right corner of your Google Chrome browser. Now select Settings. Click Show Advanced Settings...
  • Scroll down to the end of the page and find there Reset settings and click on it.
  • Remove www-searching.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.5
  • New window will pop-up where you click on Reset button to confirm the action and remove www-searching.com completely.
  • Remove www-searching.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.6
Step 3
FINAL WWW-SEARCHING.COM REMOVAL PROCEDURE

After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the WWW-SEARCHING.COM and other suspicious add-ons and extensions. However to complete the removal procedure we strongly advise to scan your computer with antivirus and anti-malware tools like SpyHunter, HitmanPro 32-bit, HitmanPro 64-bit or Malwarebytes Anti-Malware. Those programs might help to you find registry entries of malware and remove them safely.

Information added: 11/29/2015 05:19 PM;