Remove Websearch.searchsupporter.info virus redirect

The http://Websearch.searchsupporter.info is a bogus search system website promoted with the help of browser hijackers. This Websearch.searchsupporter.info malware is malicious dropped into computers, it silently modifies your DNS and homepage settings which results into web hijacking. In other words, if the Websearch.searchsupporter.info redirect virus has affected your Firefox, Chrome, Safari or Internet explorer browser, it will redirect you to http://Websearch.searchsupporter.info search engine when you perform a search on Google or when you try to access a legit website such as Facebook, Youtube, twitter etc. Moreover, your homepage will be changed to that website and it will appear automatically when launching browser window. The Websearch.searchsupporter.info is associated with spammers/hackers, it is loaded with useless information and contains commercial advertisements that earn money for the creators of Websearch.searchsupporter.info redirect virus. We recommend you to uninstall this malware to keep your system safe and secure from hackers.

Disadvantages and risks of having Websearch.searchsupporter.info:

  • It may change & corrupt default settings of browsers like Firefox, Chrome or Internet explorer
  • Changes home page and displays unwanted pop-ups advertisements
  • Causes frequent web redirects to wrong websites, hijacks search engine settings and leads to unexpected webpages
  • Keeps record of browsing activities and interests
  • Collects Personal user information which may include sensitive financial data such as logins, usernames, accounts
  • It may bring further infections are direct the user to infectious sites
  • Makes the browser run slow, uses a big part of system resources


Want to get rid of Browser Hijack Websearch.searchsupporter.info?:
To manually remove Websearch.searchsupporter.info, follow the instructions.

First of all, Uninstall the program. (Skip to the next step if the application is not listed in Control Panel).
“Start > Settings > Control Panel. Now Locate and open “Add or Remove Programs” or “PROGRAMS AND FEATURES”. Find “Websearch.searchsupporter.info”. Now click Uninstall/Remove.

Now remove the program from Browser.

Internet Explorer users:
Click “Tools” (if on Internet Explorer 9, click gear icon), Then “Manage Add-ons”. Look for Websearch.searchsupporter.info. Disable if found any.

Block Websearch.searchsupporter.info pop-ups
To stop pop-ups from malware,
Click on TOOLS > POP-UP BLOCKER, then click TURN ON POP-UP BLOCKER. and then go to POP-UP BLOCKER SETTINGS. (Type any website you wish to block popups from)
disable-extension-plugin-toolbar-internet-explorer

Firefox users:
Go to “Tools” (at the top), > “Add-ons” > “Extensions” and disable “Websearch.searchsupporter.info”
disable-extension-plugin-firefox

Chrome Users:
Click “Tools/Settings” (Wrench incon), > “Add-ons” > “Extensions” and disable any file associate with malware.
disable-plugin-extension-google-chrome

Still Spyware Websearch.searchsupporter.info lurking in the system? Remove manually

Stop processes of this malware:
Open Task Manager to stop processes.

Remove associated registry settings:
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\urlsearchhook.toolbarurlsearchhook
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\classes\urlsearchhook.toolbarurlsearchhook
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Mozilla\Firefox\extensions,
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\software\microsoft\internet explorer\toolbar\webbrowser
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “.exe”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “WarnonBadCertRecving” = ’0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\ActiveDesktop “NoChangingWallPaper” = ’1
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments “SaveZoneInformation” = ’1
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableTaskMgr” = ’1
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Download “CheckExeSignatures” = ‘no’
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main “Use FormSuggest” = ‘yes’
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced “ShowSuperHidden” = 0

Delete Websearch.searchsupporter.info infected files:
%Profile%\Local Settings\Temp\
%ProgramFiles%\
%UserProfile%\

System restore:
Have you tried methods above but still malware not removed? Then try Restoring your computer to an earlier state.
Click Start menu > All Programs > System Tools > System Restore
or
Start menu > Backup and Recover > Recover System

Websearch.searchsupporter.info virus removal tool

Alternatively, you are advised to use the removal tool below to get rid of this malware infection.
Malware Bytes antimalware

Hitman Pro


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