What is Websearch.searchsun.info?
Websearch.searchsun.info, also known as a browser hijacker, being a part of the same family of browser hijackers that includes PortaldoSites, Qov6, Delta-homes and many others. They are all promoted as legitimate and useful search engines that will better your browsing experience and help you find information that you need. We assure you that is not the case. The real purpose of Websearch.searchsun.info is to lead you to advertising webpages and collect your browsing details. We recommend to remove Websearch.searchsun.info from your PC as soon as you can.
How does Websearch.searchsun.info work?
Websearch.searchsun.info.com may enter your system bundled with freeware that you can acquire online. Browser hijackers are usually bundled with free software so they can enter PC without your notice. You should always be careful when installing freeware: read all provided information and choose Custom Installation in order to deselect all suspicious programs.
If you have unknowingly acquired Websearch.searchsun.info you will notice that your browser settings have been altered. Websearch.searchsun.info will replace your homepage and default search engine to Websearch.searchsun.info.com. You will not be able to change them manually until you get rid of Websearch.searchsun.info. Afterwards, the browser hijacker will start prompting you with pop-ups, sponsored links and other types of adverts. If you click on those ads you will be redirected to certain pages that are promoted by Websearch.searchsun.info. Needless to say, redirecting you to those pages is how developers of the browser hijacker make profit. You should not click on those pages not just because they will be completely useless to you, but also because they may turn out to be corrupted. If you get redirected to a corrupted page you may infect your PC with malware. Therefore we suggest to stay away from the links provided to you by Websearch.searchsun.info.
If your computer has been infected by this hijacker you should really think about removing it from the system. The only actions that it will take is disturb your browsing and expose your PC to potentially dangerous websites. You should delete Websearch.searchsun.info as soon as possible.
How to uninstall Websearch.searchsun.info from your PC?
There are always two ways to deal with a browser hijacker. You can eliminate Websearch.searchsun.info automatically or manually. We recommend the first option as it is always good to have an anti-malware tool (e.g. Spyhunter) on your PC, so your system does not get infected again. A reliable malware removal tool will terminate the browser hijacker and all of its components, scan your PC for other infection and safeguard it in the future. However, you can also uninstall the hijacker manually. Keep in mind that after deleting Websearch.searchsun.info via the Control Panel you also have to reset your browsers. Instructions of the manual removal of the hijacker are provided below.
Terminate Websearch.searchsun.info from Windows XP/7 and Vista
1. Open Start menu (located in the Start menu)
2. Go to Add or remove programs/ Uninstall a program
3. Select Websearch.searchsun.info and click Remove/ Right-click on Websearch.searchsun.info and click Uninstall
Erase Websearch.searchsun.info from Windows 8
1. Press Win+R
2. Type in Control Panel
3. Click OK
4. Select Uninstall a program
5. Delete Websearch.searchsun.info
Get rid of Websearch.searchsun.info from browsers:
Reset Internet Explorer
1. Open IE
2. Click on Tools
3. Select Internet Options
4. Open the Advanced tab
5. Click Reset
6. Check the box and click Reset again
Reset Mozilla Firefox
1. Open Mozilla firefox
2. Click on Help
3. Select Troubleshooting Information
4. Click Reset Firefox twice
5. Click on Finish
Reset Google Chrome
1. Open your browser
2. Press Alt and F
3. Choose Settings
4. Click Show Advanced Settings
5. Click on Reset