My Search Page is not a real search engine but an obtrusive browser hijacker because it modifies your web browser’s home page and sets the default search provider to MySearchPage.net without your authorization. It does not provide you with the normal search results. You see the sponsored links only. Plus, it makes your PC vulnerable to other virus attacks.
My Search Page often invades into computer together with many download applications and installers of different no-cost software. The hackers tune up this absolutely useless tool to be installed during the installation of the chosen program, and it is easy to not to notice the step where you can uncheck the My Search Page installation.
The GridinSoft Security experts have received many E-mails from the users with the complaints that My Search Page browser attacker has replaced their default search engine and now all search queries are redirected through mySearchPage.net. Countless of ads appear while using the Web. All these pop-ups make the process of on-line surfing very slow and annoying. My Search Page has a function to collect private details stored on your computer. The information from the history of your browser may be stolen as well. This surely doesn’t add any value to your on-line activities, so it goes without saying that the removal of impudent intruder is of crucial importance. This post provides you with all necessary uninstall instructions. You may find them in the section below.
This browser infection has entered into partnerships with some software developers, whereby they are paid to distribute this annoying toolbar alongside their popular products. It is a common practice that nobody adequately informs that other software would be installed together with the desired one. Therefore, it is important to carefully read the setup wizards when installing anything from the Internet. If you are offered to use Custom or Advanced installation modes, you are strongly recommended to select one of them. This step will allow you to disclose what bundled installations are hidden by the hackers. If you detect any extras make sure to decline any extra programs. Note, good programs are not distributed in such unfair way.
MySearchPage.net removal steps:
- Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer and scan your computer with it.
- Click on “Apply” to remove all infections found after the scan is completed.
- Shut down all your available browsers.
- In GridinSoft Trojan Killer click on “Tools” and then on “Reset browser settings“:
- Follow the instructions, select browsers you need to be reset, and click on “Reset” button:
- Finally, restart your computer to apply all made changes.
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