Why Want to Remove Websearch.just-browse.info?
Tee Support agents 24/7 online have received many complaints about Websearch.just-browse.info that pops up with bonus PC security alerts and that changes default homepage with its own.
Here’s the screenshot:
It has been found that Firefox is not the only one that’s susceptible to the browser malware unless good PC practice is taken on other installed browsers.
At the first stage of its infiltration, people don’t take it seriously and live with it regardless of the repeating work by hitting the same intended URL from time to time. However, thing’s getting worse because of your connivance or continuous search for fallacious way to get rid of the virus - Websearch.just-browse.info appears when trying to get every single page! Yet, what make it a must to be removed as soon as possible are the invisible evil contributions:
- Websearch.just-browse.info pretends to be a legit site offering search bar and warning you of possible security problems that tricks you into downloading malware into your system instead of alleged good wills to help you.
- Websearch.just-browse.info page carries malicious codes apart from malware under the cover of useful program.
- Websearch.just-browse.info phishing site would drop down codes to encrypt files that contain money-worthy information.
- Websearch.just-browse.info serves as a platform for information receipt and exchange.
How Do I Block Websearch.just-browse.info? - Manual Instruction to Remove Websearch.just-browse.info Step by Step
- Browser issue with Websearch.just-browse.info does not confine to browser, it has more to do with the compromised system;
- Clearing the cache is one more step towards a complete removal;
- Programs are unable to rescue you because Websearch.just-browse.info infiltrates the system when you are protected by security utilities.
1. Disable any suspicious startup items.
For Windows XP:
step: Click Start menu -> click Run -> type: msconfig in the search bar -> open System Configuration Utility -> Disable all possible startup items.
2. Remove add-ons:
1) Go to Tools -> ‘Manage Add-ons’;
2) Choose ‘Search Providers’ -> choose ‘Bing’ search engine or ‘Google’ search engine and make it default;
3) Select ‘Search Results’ and click ‘Remove’ to remove it;
4) Go to ‘Tools’ -> ‘Internet Options’; select ‘General tab’ and click website, e.g. Google.com. Click OK to save changes.
1) Click on ‘Customize and control’ Google Chrome icon, select ‘Settings’;
2) Choose ‘Basic Options’;
3) Change Google Chrome’s homepage to google.com or any other and click the ‘Manage Search Engines…’ button;
4) Select ‘Google’ from the list and make it your default search engine;
5) Select ‘Search Result’ from the list to remove it by clicking the ‘X’ mark.
1) Click on the magnifier’s icon and select ‘Manage Search Engine…’;
2) Choose ‘Search Results’ from the list and click ‘Remove’ and OK to save changes;
3) Go to ‘Tools’ -> “Options”. Reset the startup homepage or change it to google.com under ‘General tab;
3. Disable proxy
- Click on Tools on the menu bar
- select Internet options
- go to Connections tab
- select LAN settings at the bottom of the dialog
- under the Proxy sever, untick 'use a proxy server for your LAN (These settings will not apply to dial-up or VPN connections).'
- Click OK
4. Show hidden files
step: a) open Control Panel from Start menu and search for Folder Options;
b) under View tab to tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK;
c) click on the “Start” menu and then click on the “Search programs and files” box, Search for and delete these files
5. Open Windows Task Manager and close all running processes.
step: Use CTRL+ALT+DEL combination to open Task Manager
Please stop all the following processes.
6. Delete all related files and registry values in your local hard disk C.
step: Hold down the Windows key on your keyboard and press the "R" button. Type in "regedit" and hit "Enter" to gain access to the Registry Editor.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\random