How to remove (uninstall) Searchpage.com

This article is devoted to an adware called Searchpage.com and methods to uninstall it. If you suffer from annoying advertising on each site, and the performance of your computer has recently decreased - this material will explain you what advertising programs are, identify the current problem and clean the computer of malicious software.

Searchpage.com

Adware includes a fairly long list of miscellaneous species, but the very effective of them are adware, browser hijackers and browser toolbars. These tools weren't helpful from the very beginning, so their functions are targeted only at getting money from advertising fraud. Scammers are trying really hard to convince people that suchlike tools are useful: they describe them very well and promise great efficiency and profit. What do these tools really do?

  • Adware differs in that it shows ad units on each website that the victim visits and in some cases, on the desktop. Web-criminals want adware to look good, so it can be masked as one of many worthy tools for data archiving, text redacting, web-browsing, etc. Advertising appears as distinct units in the browser, links or pop-ups.
  • Browser hijackers don't place advertising on the reliable websites. Instead of ads they make their victims to visit the suspicious web-sites. These tools help the dishonest website owners to increase traffic and endangers the whole machine.
  • Browser toolbars show ads too, but not as active as other two kinds of advertising tools. Their main function is to pick information about user's search queries and viewed pages, which are then passed on to fraudsters for further resale. This information is of substantial value for any advertising organization.

Suchlike programs together and every one of them could be applied for various methods of advertising swindle. Despite the difference in methods, they are all united by the thing that they were from the very beginning created for cheat and deceit. Besides the evident discomfort, such as abundance of irritating offers, Searchpage.com has another malicious feature and it is the abnormal decrease of machine's defense.

 

Now you see which purposes are pursued by adware and, it's time to learn how to detect Searchpage.com and delete it. You already know that the basic red flag of adware is the rise in the quantity of ads. Another symptom is the emergence of useless programs in the system that you don't remember downloading. Such things might happen if the pop-up shown by a virus doesn't lead to the site, but to download of the malicious file. In this case, you might not even understand how virus enters the system.

The attribute #2 is a significant slowdown of the PC, and an enlargement in the loading time of the system. Lag of computer's speed isn't exclusively the result of hazardous programs, but this appears very often. The system retards because each adware is running endlessly and never turns off. This means that adware is launching at PC's boot and turning off only when the PC stops working. If 3-5 such tools will sneak on your PC, their contemporaneous operation overloads the system, and requires so many resources that reliable tools simply cannot work. This can summon trouble shutdowns, fatal errors of different programs and retardation. If you witness any of these marks - you should check the hard drive with a high AV tool or clean it of dangerous programs in manual manner.

Methods to remove Searchpage.com

Method 1. Use special removal software

Method 2. Remove Searchpage.com manually

Step 1. Uninstall Searchpage.com from the operation system

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

 

If you are MAC user, follow this guide How to remove virus from MAC

If you realize that your machine is at risk and prefer to browse the Web freely, you should immediately delete Searchpage.com. In your case it's not only about uninstalling Searchpage.com, but also about total clearing of hard drive. Customer can perform it manually, however it will require lots of time and efforts, while having a big chance of fail. The matter is that different unwanted software apply many techniques to protect themselves from removal. Viruses keep backups everywhere on HDD, hide their root folders, place scheduled installation tasks after deletion etc. If man is not experienced enough in uninstalling of malware, the probability of mistake and following difficulties is extremely high. If you want to do it the safe way, we suggest you to purchase Spyhunter AntiMalware. This program can fast and easy eliminate Searchpage.com from the computer, but also shield it from viruses in the future. Spyhunter has a number of qualities, including high speed of scanning and elimination, reasonable price, interaction with other antiviral programs, day and night technical support and daily updates of the viral database. If you want to download Spyhunter, or read more about it - click on the link below.

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Instructions for manual deletion

 

Windows 7 and Windows XP

1. Uninstall Searchpage.com from Control Panel

  • Start
  • Control Panel
  • Programs
  • Programs and Features
  • Uninstall a program
  • Select Searchpage.com and press Uninstall

2. Delete elements that stayed after uninstalling from Control Panel

  • C:\Program Files\Searchpage.com
  • C:\ProgramData\Searchpage.com
  • C:\Users\YOUR_USER\AppData\Roaming\Searchpage.com

3. Clean registry:

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

 

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How to remove Searchpage.com from Windows 10

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

2. Click Uninstall a program

3. Select Searchpage.com 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 Searchpage.com from Control Panel

  • Start
  • Control Panel
  • Programs
  • Programs and Features
  • Uninstall a program
  • Select Searchpage.com and press Uninstall

7. Remove elements like on Win7.

 

How to uninstall Searchpage.com from Mac OS

1. Click Applications in the Finder sidebar

2. Drag unwanted program to the Trash

3. Empty Trash

 

Step 2. Remove Searchpage.com from the browser

How to remove Searchpage.com from Internet Explorer

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Tools
  • Manage add-ons
  • Remove Searchpage.com

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 Searchpage.com from Google Chrome

Step 1. Remove add-on:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Tools
  • Extensions
  • Remove Searchpage.com

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Settings
  • On startup
  • Delete all specific pages

 

How to uninstall Searchpage.com from Mozilla Firefox

Step 1. Delete add-on:

  • Tools
  • Add-ons
  • Remove Searchpage.com

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 Searchpage.com from Opera browser

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Open Opera;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Extensions;
  • Choose Searchpage.com 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 Searchpage.com from Safari

Step 1. Start Safari browser

Step 2. Display a menu of General Safari Settings

Step 3. Reset Safari...

Step 4. Press "Reset"

 

 

 

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