Get rid of Str-search.com

Browser Hijacker

Briefly on this threat

Str-search.com is set as your homepage and new tabs because you have a browser hijacker set up on your OS. These threats require your permission to infect your machine and they get it without you even knowing. They are adjoined to free programs as extra offers so as to prevent them from installing, you need to uncheck them. The redirect virus won’t endanger your system directly, but it will modify your browser’s settings and attempt to lead you to sponsored web pages. It will reroute you because it exists to make pay-per-click revenue for those web pages. If you aren’t vigilant, you may end up with malware because while the redirect virus isn’t damaging itself, it is capable of rerouting you to nasty sites. You ought to eradicate Str-search.com.Str search.com  7 624x328 Get rid of Str search.com
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Why is Str-search.com elimination crucial

Hijackers are attached to free software and you ought to untick them to stop not wanted installation. Picking Default settings would be a mistake since it essentially grants everything attached the permission to install. Advanced (Custom) settings are the what you should opt for if you want to check for attached items. You should unmark every single item. If you choose Default settings, all adjoined offers will install and will have to delete Str-search.com and all other similar threats.

The majority of hijackers are alike and once you have come upon one, you will be able to identify others. When you open your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browsers, you will notice that the browser hijacker has carried out alterations to your Internet browsers without getting your permission and will make you unable to modify anything back. You will only be able to modify your browser’s settings if you delete Str-search.com from your operating system first. There will be a search engine in the middle of the screen and if you made the decision of using it, you would run into promotional results. The browser intruder couldn’t care less about whether you find what you are searching for, it merely wants to make traffic and in turn income. You may not foresee it but you might be led to a malevolent software-infected page and get a dangerous infection by accident. So as to not put your computer in danger, you need to erase Str-search.com.

Str-search.com elimination

If you attempt manual Str-search.com elimination, you will have to find the browser hijacker yourself. You would be able to eradicate Str-search.com faster if you used reputable anti-spyware software. Whichever way you choose, ensure that you erase it fully so that it can’t restore itself.Download Removal Toolto remove Str-search.com

Learn how to remove Str-search.com from your computer

Step 1. Remove Str-search.com from Windows 10

  1. Start → Settings → System → Apps & features. win10 start Get rid of Str search.com
  2. Find all the unwanted programs, press on them and select Uninstall. win10 system uninstall Get rid of Str search.com

Step 2. Remove Str-search.com from Windows 8

  1. Open the menu, select the search option and type in Control Panel. win8 type control Get rid of Str search.com
  2. Control Panel → Programs and Features → Find all unwanted programs and press Uninstall. win8 remove program Get rid of Str search.com

Step 3. Remove Str-search.com from Windows 7

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7 start Get rid of Str search.com
  2. Find all unwanted programs and press Uninstall. win7 uninstall program Get rid of Str search.com

Step 4. Remove Str-search.com from Windows XP

  1. Start → Settings → Control Panel → Add or Remove Programs. win xp start control Get rid of Str search.com
  2. Find all unwanted programs and press Uninstall. win xp control panel Get rid of Str search.com

Step 5. Remove Str-search.com from Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and select Applications.
  2. Find all unwanted programs and drag them to the trash icon in your dock. Alternately, you can right-click on them and select Move to Trash. mac os app remove Get rid of Str search.com
  3. Empty the Trash by right-clicking on the icon in your dock and selecting 'Empty Trash'.

Step 6. Delete Str-search.com from browsers

a) Remove Str-search.com from Internet Explorer

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press on the Gear icon (top right corner) and select Manage add-ons. IE gear Get rid of Str search.com
  3. On the left side, select Toolbars and Extensions.
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and press Disable. IE add ons Get rid of Str search.com
  5. Close the window.

b) If your homepage was changed

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press on the Gear icon (top right corner) and select Internet options. ie menu Get rid of Str search.com
  3. In General, delete the URL and type in your preferred homepage website. IE settings2 Get rid of Str search.com
  4. Press Apply to save the changes and exit the window.

c) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press on the Gear icon (top right corner) and select Internet options. ie menu Get rid of Str search.com
  3. Select the Advanced tab and press Reset (near the bottom of the window). ie settings advanced Get rid of Str search.com
  4. In the window that appears, check the box that says 'Delete personal settings'. IE reset Get rid of Str search.com
  5. Press Reset, then OK to close the window.
If the changes were reversed again and the threat is still present, we recommend you obtain anti-spyware software to deal with the infection.

d) Remove Str-search.com from Google Chrome

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner) and press Settings.
  3. Select Extensions, located in the menu on the left. chrome menu extensions Get rid of Str search.com
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and press the bin icon. If you are not sure which extensions are causing you trouble, you can uncheck the box that says 'Enabled' and that will disable the extension without deleting it. chrome extensions delete Get rid of Str search.com

b) If your homepage was changed

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner) and press Settings. chrome menu Get rid of Str search.com
  3. In Settings, under On start up, select Set pages. chrome startup page Get rid of Str search.com
  4. In the window that appears, put in the URL of the website you want to set as your homepage. Press OK.
  5. Under Search, choose the search engine you want to set as default. chrome search engines Get rid of Str search.com

f) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner) and press Settings. chrome menu Get rid of Str search.com
  3. Scroll down and press Show advanced settings. chrome settings Get rid of Str search.com
  4. At the bottom, you will find the option to Reset settings. chrome reset Get rid of Str search.com
  5. In the window that appears, press Reset.
If the changes were reversed again and the threat is still present, we recommend you obtain anti-spyware software to deal with the infection.

g) Remove Str-search.com from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner). mozilla menu Get rid of Str search.com
  3. Select Add-ons.
  4. In the Extensions tab, remove all suspicious extensions. If you are not sure which extensions are causing you trouble, you can press 'Disable' and that will disable the extension without deleting it. mozilla extensions Get rid of Str search.com

b) If your homepage was changed

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner). mozilla menu options Get rid of Str search.com
  3. Select Options.
  4. In General, delete the URL in 'Home page' and type in the one you prefer. mozilla options Get rid of Str search.com

) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner).
  3. Select the Help button (the question mark at the bottom).
  4. Press Troubleshooting Information.mozilla troubleshooting Get rid of Str search.com
  5. Select Refresh Firefox. mozilla reset Get rid of Str search.com
  6. In the window that appears, press Refresh Firefox again.
If the changes were reversed again and the threat is still present, we recommend you obtain anti-spyware software to deal with the infection.

) Remove Str-search.com from Microsoft Edge

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press More (the three dots on the top right corner).
  3. Select Extensions.
  4. Find all suspicious extensions, right-click on them and select Remove.

b) If your homepage was changed

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press More (the three dots on the top right corner).
  3. Press Settings. edge menu Get rid of Str search.com
  4. In Settings, under Open with, select A specific page or pages. edge set page Get rid of Str search.com
  5. You can select your homepage there. Select Custom to be able to put in your preferred homepage.

) Reset Microsoft Edge

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press More (the three dots on the top right corner).
  3. Press Settings. edge menu Get rid of Str search.com
  4. In Settings, scroll down to Clear browsing data and press Choose what to clear. edge settings Get rid of Str search.com
  5. Select everything and press Clear. edge clear data Get rid of Str search.com

) Remove Str-search.com from Safari

  1. Open your browser.
  2. In the toolbar at the top of your screen, press on Safari.
  3. Select Preferences and click on the Extensions tab. safari menu Get rid of Str search.com
  4. Delete all suspicious extensions. If you are not sure which extensions are causing you trouble, you can uncheck the box that says 'Enable' and that will disable the extension without deleting it. safari extensions Get rid of Str search.com

) Reset Safari

Safari no longer has a reset button, so you have to manually do everything.
  1. Open your browser.
  2. In the toolbar at the top of your screen, press on Safari.
  3. Select Clear History, pick 'all history' and press 'Clear History'. safari clear history Get rid of Str search.com
  4. Select Safari again and press Preferences.
  5. In Advanced, press on 'Show Develop menu in menu bar'. safari advanced Get rid of Str search.com
  6. In the toolbar at the top of your screen, press on Develop, and select Empty Caches. safari develop menu Get rid of Str search.com
If resetting your browsers does not solve the problem, download anti-spyware software and scan your computer for threats. If something is found, delete it.

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