Uninstall Maxsearch.live

Browser Hijacker

About this threat

Maxsearch.live is a browser hijacker that can unbeknown to the user, get into a operating system. It will do that by attaching itself to freeware and when inattentive users install that freeware, they do not even realize how the browser hijacker sets up as well. The browser hijacker is not going to endanger your device directly as it’s not a severe computer threat. Nevertheless, it does not belong on your machine. Undesirable alterations will be performed to your browser and you will be rerouted to strange web page. You need to be be careful to dodge those redirects as you could end up on dangerous web pages. Delete Maxsearch.live as it gives no valuable traits and puts your OS in unnecessary risk.

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How does it spread

These types of threats are attached as extra offers to free applications. It should be said that those items are optional but most users install them anyway since they opt for Default mode during freeware installation. Make sure to always use Advanced settings, as that is where the unnecessary items are hidden. A somewhat large number of items is added to freeware, so be cautious. It is probable that those items don’t pose any risk by themselves, as in they won’t harm your PC directly, they could still bring about not wanted consequences. If you notice it installed terminate Maxsearch.live.

Why is Maxsearch.live elimination crucial

Your browser’s settings will be changed the second it invades your PC. When you launch your browser (be it Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome) it will be right away eye-catching that your homepage and new tabs have been changed to load the redirect virus’s promoted site. It will become clear quite quickly that you are not able to adjust the settings back without firstly having to erase Maxsearch.live. You will have a rather primitive page set as your homepage, it will have a few advertisements flashing around and a search bar. The search tool you are presented could embedding advertisement web pages into the search results. The browser hijacker generally wants to reroute you to generate income but the displayed results can be able to route you to dubious sites and that could result in a severe malicious program contamination. So as to prevent this from happening, abolish Maxsearch.live from your machine.

Maxsearch.live removal

You can attempt manual Maxsearch.live termination, just keep in mind that you will need to find the browser hijacker by yourself. If you are having problems, you can try anti-spyware applications and it should be able to eliminate Maxsearch.live. Whichever method you opt for, ensure that you abolish the hijacker entirely.

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Learn how to remove Maxsearch.live from your computer

Step 1. Remove Maxsearch.live from Windows 10

  1. Start → Settings → System → Apps & features. win10 start Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  2. Find all the unwanted programs, press on them and select Uninstall. win10 system uninstall Uninstall Maxsearch.live

Step 2. Remove Maxsearch.live from Windows 8

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

Step 3. Remove Maxsearch.live from Windows 7

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7 start Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  2. Find all unwanted programs and press Uninstall. win7 uninstall program Uninstall Maxsearch.live

Step 4. Remove Maxsearch.live from Windows XP

  1. Start → Settings → Control Panel → Add or Remove Programs. win xp start control Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  2. Find all unwanted programs and press Uninstall. win xp control panel Uninstall Maxsearch.live

Step 5. Remove Maxsearch.live 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 Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  3. Empty the Trash by right-clicking on the icon in your dock and selecting 'Empty Trash'.

Step 6. Delete Maxsearch.live from browsers

a) Remove Maxsearch.live from Internet Explorer

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press on the Gear icon (top right corner) and select Manage add-ons. IE gear Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  3. On the left side, select Toolbars and Extensions.
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and press Disable. IE add ons Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  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 Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  3. In General, delete the URL and type in your preferred homepage website. IE settings2 Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  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 Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  3. Select the Advanced tab and press Reset (near the bottom of the window). ie settings advanced Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  4. In the window that appears, check the box that says 'Delete personal settings'. IE reset Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  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 Maxsearch.live 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 Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  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 Uninstall Maxsearch.live

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 Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  3. In Settings, under On start up, select Set pages. chrome startup page Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  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 Uninstall Maxsearch.live

f) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner) and press Settings. chrome menu Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  3. Scroll down and press Show advanced settings. chrome settings Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  4. At the bottom, you will find the option to Reset settings. chrome reset Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  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 Maxsearch.live from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner). mozilla menu Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  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 Uninstall Maxsearch.live

b) If your homepage was changed

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner). mozilla menu options Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  3. Select Options.
  4. In General, delete the URL in 'Home page' and type in the one you prefer. mozilla options Uninstall Maxsearch.live

) 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 Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  5. Select Refresh Firefox. mozilla reset Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  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 Maxsearch.live 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 Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  4. In Settings, under Open with, select A specific page or pages. edge set page Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  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 Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  4. In Settings, scroll down to Clear browsing data and press Choose what to clear. edge settings Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  5. Select everything and press Clear. edge clear data Uninstall Maxsearch.live

) Remove Maxsearch.live 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 Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  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 Uninstall Maxsearch.live

) 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 Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  4. Select Safari again and press Preferences.
  5. In Advanced, press on 'Show Develop menu in menu bar'. safari advanced Uninstall Maxsearch.live
  6. In the toolbar at the top of your screen, press on Develop, and select Empty Caches. safari develop menu Uninstall Maxsearch.live
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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