Websearch.youwillfind.info Removal Instructions
Websearch.youwillfind.info falls into the browser hijacker category. It changes your browser settings without your permission. Your home page is set to Websearch.youwillfind.info. The hijacker also provides you with a search engine. However, if you try using it, you will simply be redirected to Google. You may have acquired the unwanted application via bundled third party software. This freeware is distributed with the help of fake Java and Flash updates.
If you click on the fictitious advertisements presented on unreliable pages like torrent and other file sharing sites, you unknowingly infect your PC. You may also be presented with these adverts if you already have an ad-supported application in your system. If you want to delete Websearch.youwillfind.info, you should skip to the last chapter of this article.
How does Websearch.youwillfind.info work?
Websearch.youwillfind.info does not differ much from other hijackers starting with “websearch” like Websearch.pur-esult.info, Websearch.wonderfulsearches.info, Websearch.searchfix.info and many more. They all modify your browser settings and display various advertisements on your screen. Moreover, these hijackers are rather difficult to get rid of, because they modify your Target line. You will have to edit it in order to fully eliminate Websearch.youwillfind.info from your system.
The main problem with the unwanted program is the commercial data. It floods all browsers that you have installed on your computer as it can function on all well-known web browsers. Clicking on the adverts is not a good idea, because they are not checked by anyone before they are delivered to you. The ads may be fake and clicking on them could lead to corrupted sites. You may infect your computer, share your personal details with cyber criminals and so on. It is important that you protect your PC and private data which is why you should terminate Websearch.youwillfind.info.
How to remove Websearch.youwillfind.info?
Once you get rid of Websearch.youwillfind.info, you will be able to restore your browser settings. First, you need to figure out which application is responsible for it. To do that you can download a malware scanner that will detect the program for you. Or you can download a malware removal tool that will clean your PC altogether. This option is much more effective as it also ensures that your computer stays safe in the future. However, if you are determined to delete Websearch.youwillfind.info manually, you will also have to reset your browsers and fix your Target line. You can find instructions on how to do that right below the article.
Step 1: Uninstall Websearch.youwillfind.info (and PUPs)
- Click Start and open Control Panel
- Choose Add or remove programs
- Select the software and click Remove
Windows 7 and Vista
- Open Start menu and click on Control Panel
- Select Uninstall a program option
- Choose the adware and click Uninstall
- Press Win+R, type in ‘control’ and hit Enter
- Go to Uninstall a program under Programs
- Select and remove the unwanted application
Step 2: Remove Websearch.youwillfind.info from browsers
Reset Internet Explorer
- Gear icon → Internet Options → Advanced tab → Reset → Delete personal settings → Reset → Close
Reset Mozilla Firefox
- Menu → Question mark → Troubleshooting Information → Reset Firefox → Reset Firefox → Finish
Reset Google Chrome
- Chrome menu → Settings → Show Advanced Settings → Reset settings → Reset
Step 3: Modify your Target line
- Right-click on the browser shortcut
- Click Properties and open Shortcut
- Locate the Target line
- Delete all text that comes after “exe”
- Click Apply and OK.