Removing Isearch.zoo.com browser hijacker from Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and IE

Isearch.zoo.com is a browser hijacker program developed by InfoSpace LLC, which can easily change your default home page and search engine to Isearch.zoo.com without asking for your authorization. While searching with Isearch.zoo.com you will be spammed by multiple pop-up ads, fake security alerts, banners and various deals and offers provided by Isearch.zoo.com. Commonly this browser hijacker gets into your computer together with freeware applications downloaded from suspicious websites and torrent portals. Usually, user simply clicks on NEXT button without reading EULA and installs the whole package included in the bundle with freeware program.

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Isearch.zoo.com as was told before is usually spread through the Internet with the help of freeware programs hosted on dubious and unofficial websites. It can be some download manager or pc optimizer. You should avoid downloading freeware and shareware programs from unofficial websites and you should always pay attention to the End Users License Agreement page and opt for custom installation to be able to unselect unwanted additional products included in bundle. Most of the times those additional products are unwanted toolbars, spyware, adware and other malware. Isearch.zoo.com is able to infect the most popular web browsers such as Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox and it will be hard to get rid of it from your computer. Usually the program once installed changes system registry and other system and network configurations. Sometimes it can be found in browser’s extensions, but removing it just from the list of extensions will not solve the problem.

Isearch.zoo.com is very dangerous browser hijacker that can collect user’s personal information such as browser history, cookies, search queries and even logins and passwords, credit cards details and other. All of the collected information will be sent to the third party without user’s permission. If you don’t want to lose your email accounts or become a victim of credit card fraud and identity theft you should uninstall Isearch.zoo.com from your computer as soon as possible. With the help of our removal guide written below, you will be able to remove Isearch.zoo.com from your computer without any advanced computer knowledge. However, it is recommended to use our automatic removal tool that was specifically designed to detect the presence of Isearch.zoo.com hijacker and remove it from the whole system with just a few clicks.

Isearch.zoo.com Removal Instruction

Automatic Removal for Isearch.zoo.com

Symptoms of Isearch.zoo.com infection on your computer can be: computer crashes, unusual homepage or search engine on your browser, unwanted pop-up ads and advertising banners. We recommend to download our automatic removal tool. This removal tool has been tested for Isearch.zoo.com threat removal and it is easy to use.

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Manual Removal Instruction for Isearch.zoo.com

Step 1
UNINSTALL ISEARCH.ZOO.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).
    Isearch.zoo.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.
    Isearch.zoo.com remove from Windows - step 1.2
Uninstall Isearch.zoo.com and related programs
  • In the list of installed programs find the Isearch.zoo.com or any other recently installed suspicious programs.
  • Click on them to select and then click on Uninstall button to remove them.
    Isearch.zoo.com remove from Windows - step 1.3
Step 2
REMOVE ISEARCH.ZOO.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 Isearch.zoo.com from Internet Explorer - Step 2.1
  • You will see a Manage Add-ons window. Now, find the Isearch.zoo.com and other suspicious add-ons. Disable them by right clicking and selecting Disable:
    Remove Isearch.zoo.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 Isearch.zoo.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 Isearch.zoo.com completely.
  • Remove Isearch.zoo.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 Isearch.zoo.com from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.1
  • Now you can see the list of extensions installed within Mozilla Firefox, simply select Isearch.zoo.com and other suspicious extensions and click on remove button to delete them.
  • Remove Isearch.zoo.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 Isearch.zoo.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 Isearch.zoo.com completely.
  • Remove Isearch.zoo.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 Isearch.zoo.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.1
  • Now, find the Isearch.zoo.com and other unwanted extensions and click on trash icon to delete them completely.
  • Remove Isearch.zoo.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 Isearch.zoo.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 Isearch.zoo.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 Isearch.zoo.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.5
  • New window will pop-up where you click on Reset button to confirm the action and remove Isearch.zoo.com completely.
  • Remove Isearch.zoo.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.6
Step 3
FINAL ISEARCH.ZOO.COM REMOVAL PROCEDURE

After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the ISEARCH.ZOO.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: 09/16/2015 09:51 PM;