Boxo Search (or boxo-search.com) is an ordinary browser hijacker. It may change your home page and default search engine. Where did it come from? How do I get rid of Boxo Search? Often users thinking that they are doing everything they can to protect yourself from dangerous attack, but unfortunatelly, you are still at risk of infection. Do you want to know how to remove it fully? See the detailed removal instructions below.
So, boxo-search.com is a very doubtful search engine with a bad reputation on the web. Boxo-search.com is known to change your existing internet browser settings without your consent to redirect to boxo-search.com when you open a new browser tab or use search engine the web using the browser address bar. Boxo Search hijacker is similar to other deceptive web pages, therefore, boxo-search.com will redirect you to sites used to promote various the potentially unwanted program.
The good news is that you may do to try and avoid Boxo Search from installing itself on your machine. You must be careful when downloading various programs or games. Keep in mind, most browser hijackers, such as Boxo Search, are packaged with free downloads. These can spread bundled, shareware, freeware and different files, such as TV shows, videoplayers, movies, music, or even games. If you’re someone who downloads in order job, unfortunately, you cannot avoid of risks, because browser hijackers and other harmful applications can also come bundled with professional and legal software or tools, such as PDF readers, programs that convert foreign script, and video viewing tools.
How to remove Boxo Search?
This powerful Trojan Killer by GridinSoft can help you detect and eliminate all malicious applications from your computer system. The software automatically scans the whole system and detect any adware programs or PUPs from your PC. You can remove Boxo Search hijacker with a few clicks. This way is fast, really time-saving and safe method for those who are not good at computers and do not want to take the risk of deleting important system file by mistake. If you need any help, please don’t hesitate to contact us at any time.
Boxo-search automatic removal tool:
Boxo-search 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:
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Boxo Search in the future.
GridinSoft Trojan Killer offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft Trojan Killer and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):