Newstartsearch.com – how to delete it ?

Newstartsearch.com is a phishing site designed to trick innocent users. This dangerous threat is called a redirection virus. The Newstarsearch.com virus also attacks your main browser and will make several unwanted changes to the settings of your infected browser.


Newstartsearch.com
Newstartsearch.com

Newstartsearch.com can invade your computer with various deceptive tricks. He is mainly addicted to free third-party programs, spam messages and malicious websites. You can also get this nasty infection while viewing porn sites and downloading fake software updates. This cunning malicious redirection can also bring your computer on when you click on any misleading advertising or go to a fake online survey that promises to give you exciting rewards.

This dubious threat is aimed at redirecting web traffic to unsafe sponsored websites for profit. It will also open several new redirects and pop-up windows in the background that can cause unpleasant viruses on your PC. With this virus, cybercriminals can steal your confidential information for profit. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you remove Newstartsearch.com from your computer as soon as possible.


Newstartsearch.com hijacker removal guide

Step1. Remove Newstartsearch.com page from the browser

First of all, Newstartsearch.com is a browser hijackers, like many others. So, here is the simple way to remove them from the browser and get your homepage and search engine back. You just need to reset your browser settings. To do this automatically and for free, you can use the Reset Browser Settings tool from GridinSoft:

  1. Reset Browser Setting is a tool, included to the complex anti-malware program. So, first of all, you need to download and install GridinSoft Anti-Malware (here or from the product page):
  2. Open the Tools tab on the top menu. Choose the Reset Browser Settings tools from the list:
  3. Choose Reset Browser Settings tool
    GridinSoft Anti-Malware tools tab

  4. Select the browser, which is infected by Newstartsearch.com, and options, that you need to reset, and just do it! (Please, be aware, that this procedure will close all instances of the selected browsers, and save your work in them before clicking on the “Reset” button):
  5. Choose your browser & click Reset
    Reset Browser Settings options

  6. When this process is done, you’ll see such screen. It means, that your browser settings are default now and Newstartsearch.com has been removed from your browser:
  7. Your browser is clean!
    Reset Browser completed

Video guide on how to reset browser automatically:

BUT!! Unfortunately, it doesn’t mean that Newstartsearch.com hasn’t installed some malicious software directly in your system. So, we strongly recommend every user, who has the same problem, to scan his computer after the browser resetting and make sure, that PC is clean and safe.

Step2. Remove Newstartsearch.com traces from the system

  1. Go back to the GridinSoft Anti-Malware main screen and choose the scan type:
  2. Choose "Full Scan"
    GridinSoft Anti-Malware Scan Types

  3. Scan your computer system:
  4. Please wait until the scan completed
    Anti-Malware Scan Process

  5. After the scan is completed, you will see if there is any adware on your PC. Remove the detected items by clicking on the “Apply” button:
  6. Move detected items to quarantine
    GridinSoft Anti-Malware Scan Results

  7. Finally, this window is a proof of your system’s absolutely cleanness. You removed Newstartsearch.com!
  8. GridinSoft Anti-Malware Removal Process
    Removal process completed. Your system is clean!

Video guide on how to remove Betternewtabsearch.com from the system:

How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Newstartsearch.com in the future.

GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “On-Run 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:

The useful and interesting function may allow people to prevent install of malicious software. It means, when you will try to install some suspicious file, On-Run Protection will block this installation attempt ahead of time. NOTE! If users want to allow the dangerous program to be installed, they may choose “Ignore this file” button. In case, if you want to terminate malicious program, you must select “Confirm”.

On-Run Protection from malware
GridinSoft On-Run Protection

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