How to remove (uninstall) QuickSearch

QuickSearch is a malware that can cause damage to the computer. It can hijack Microsoft Edge,Internet Explorer,Mozilla Firefox,Opera and Google Chrome. The primary step for QuickSearch is to vary your browser homepage and search engine. After that, nothing could prevent QuickSearch from showing you banners everywhere.

QuickSearch adware

QuickSearch has been installed on workstation along with other free tool you might have found on unreliable web page. If you failed to uncheck the unwanted boxes during installation, you may have agreed to install QuickSearch and another adware onto your workstation. Since it's installed, QuickSearch will shift the browser settings and the settings of the whole computer too. If you like shopping, you might decide, that these coupons are profitable, but beware! The major half of these deals are a lie! Any harmful programs, that you could discover on your PC have to be uninstalled as soon as possible. If you won't do this, this virus will transfer your personal info to hackers, and they will use it to trick you. This article comprises all techniques, that can help you to recover your privacy.

 

You might not know QuickSearch or other malware for what it is at first. It is predictable, because the major objective of malware is to remain unseen. But if you take a closer look, you'll understand, that many programs on your computer actually do nothing, and there are no fruits of their actions, except advertisements and commercial banners. Such utilities are simply trying to manipulate you, but you don't have to accept that! Every click on the adware-generated link is a couple of coins to the web-swindler's pocket. You don't need any programs for online-shopping, or to browse the web. The reputable IT companies have already created all needed programs for it. What you really need is to clean your computer from QuickSearch, and you shouldn't use the suspicious programs and add-ons.

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If you're an experienced user, you could probably delete QuickSearch manually. If you have seen this earlier - take a look at the given advices to refresh your memory, and start removing. In case you don't have the skill, try using the reputed antivirus like Spyhunter, which will clean your workstation from adware.

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QuickSearch removal instructions

When you will get rid of QuickSearch you not just neutralize the grasp it has over your workstation, but you remove the most annoying parts of it. As soon, as you find the root folder with the adware files in it, you need to remove it and begin cleaning your browser. Reinstall your browser once the adware has been removed totally to be sure all its traces are gone. If you've actually deleted each part of QuickSearch, make the overall anti-viral scanning.

Brief removal steps

Step 1. Uninstall QuickSearch from the operation system

Step 2. Remove QuickSearch from the browser (Google Chrome/Mozilla Firefox/IE/Opera/Safari)

Step 3. Scan computer with antimalware scanner to remove malware completely (optional)

We have two advices for users, who encountered an adware infection. By hand removal is one of those methods. But there's one thing about by-hand removal: it requires user's high skills and experience. Internet is filled by no-cost tools, which just scream: download us, we can get rid of any threat in a blink of an eye! You won't know is it true or not, until you use them. The highly efficient, and at the same time the most costly way is to go to the specialized PC-repair services. The employees of suchlike organizations are capable to get rid of this mess, but for a high amount of money. Most of users prefer the paid anti-viral programs, which protect their PCs for the lesser price.

Advantages of different removal methods

 

How to uninstall QuickSearch from Windows 7 and Windows XP

1. Uninstall QuickSearch from Control Panel

  • Start
  • Control Panel
  • Programs
  • Programs and Features
  • Uninstall a program
  • Select QuickSearch and press Uninstall

2. Delete elements that stayed after uninstalling from Control Panel

  • C:\Program Files\QuickSearch
  • C:\ProgramData\QuickSearch
  • C:\Users\YOUR_USER\AppData\Roaming\QuickSearch

3. Clean registry:

  • Click Start
  • Type Regedit.exe
  • Search for "QuickSearch" and delete these elements

 

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How to remove QuickSearch from Windows 10

1. On the field Search Windows type 'Control Panel'

2. Click Uninstall a program

3. Select QuickSearch and press Uninstall

 

How to uninstall from Windows 8

1. Point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, and tap Search.

2. Enter control panel in the search box, and then click Control Panel.

3. Under View by:, select Large Icons, and then click Programs and features.

4. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.

5. Follow the instructions on the screen.

6. Delete QuickSearch from Control Panel

  • Start
  • Control Panel
  • Programs
  • Programs and Features
  • Uninstall a program
  • Select QuickSearch and press Uninstall

7. Remove elements like on Win7.

 

How to uninstall QuickSearch from Mac OS

1. Click Applications in the Finder sidebar

2. Drag unwanted program to the Trash

3. Empty Trash

 

How to delete QuickSearch from different browsers

How to remove QuickSearch from Internet Explorer

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Tools
  • Manage add-ons
  • Remove QuickSearch

Step 2.Change homepage:

  • Tools
  • Internet Options
  • General
  • Home page
  • Put “about:blank”

Step 3. Change new tab page:

  • Tools
  • Internet Options
  • General
  • Tabs

 

How to delete QuickSearch from Google Chrome

Step 1. Remove add-on:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Tools
  • Extensions
  • Remove QuickSearch

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Settings
  • On startup
  • Set pages
  • Put “about:blank”

 

How to uninstall QuickSearch from Mozilla Firefox

Step 1. Delete add-on:

  • Tools
  • Add-ons
  • Remove QuickSearch

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Tools
  • Options
  • General
  • Put “about:blank” into homepage field

Step 3. Change new tab page:

  • Put “about:config” into address bar;
  • Confirm the suggestion;
  • Search for “browser.newtab.url”;
  • Reset this field (right-click and choose reset).

 

How to delete QuickSearch from Opera browser

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Open Opera;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Extensions;
  • Choose QuickSearch and press button "Remove from Opera"

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Open Opera browser;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Settings;
  • On Startup;
  • Open a specific page or set of pages;
  • Press button "Set pages" and change Homepage to your favorite one.

 

How to delete QuickSearch from Safari

Step 1. Start Safari browser

Step 2. Display a menu of General Safari Settings

Step 3. Reset Safari...

Step 4. Press "Reset"

 

Video how to reset browser and remove all extensions

 

How QuickSearch infects your computer and how to defend the system

In the Internet you may have found some high-quality toll-free software or applications which could help you with your job. QuickSearch can be downloaded along with these seemingly good looking free applications. To protect yourself, be careful where you download free software from, and pick an "advanced installation" option every time you install software. If you'll do it, you will discover each part of the software bundle, which you want to install. Disable the installation of these suspicious tools by deselecting them.

If you did not clicked the needed boxes in the installation menu, you might have agreed to download QuickSearch or other adware to your workstation. The installation of QuickSearch lets it to obtain control over your browser without any resistance. It will change your homepage and change your preferred search engine, and simultaneously flood you with advertisements any time you go on-line. If you enjoy shopping, you could think these offers are really useful, but we are sure that not all sales are safe. The complete cleaning of your workstation from unwanted tools, and from QuickSearch is a perfect choice to ensure your privacy. If you won't do this, your personal info, including your passwords will be in danger. Follow our advices to uninstall QuickSearch from your computer.

If you simply don't want to see viruses on your machine, you should realize how to guard your system from QuickSearch by your own acts. Here are some hints to follow:

  • Don't visit unreliable sites.
  • Select the extended variant, if installing or downloading a program to see any additional problemware.
  • Use trustworthy antimalware software and run a full system scan periodically.
  • Don't download any suspicious material, as this is how QuickSearch is easily transmitted.

You computer operator can realize, when malicious program breaks into the system, by knowing where to look! Here are the symptoms of viral infection, which can tell you, that your computer needs some help

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It's OK, if you failed to get rid of QuickSearch by hand. But then you need to remove it in other way, and the wisest choice is to download Spyhunter. This software is well-known by experts to eradicate the risks and protect your computer for years. Spyhunter will even defend your system from viruses that other so-called reliable anti-viruses can't even discover.

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