How to erase Search.wizconvert.com

About this contamination

Search.wizconvert.com is believed to be a reroute virus, a rather trivial infection that ought to not directly harm to your device. Setup for the most part happens accidentally and frequently users don’t even know how it happened. It spreads through software bundles so if it is on your PC, you most likely recently set up freeware. No need to worry about the browser intruder doing direct harm to your system as it’s not believed to be malicious. Nevertheless, it may be capable of causing reroutes to sponsored pages. Those web pages won’t always safe so if you were to visit a unsafe page, you may end up with a much more serious contamination on your OS. You will get nothing by allowing the browser intruder to remain. To return to usual surfing, you ought to delete Search.wizconvert.com.Search.wizconvert_.com-_8.jpg
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Browser hijacker travel methods

You might not be aware that free software usually come with additional items. Advertisement-supported programs, redirect viruses and other probably unnecessary tools could come as those extra items. Those extra items can only be located in Advanced (Custom) settings so pick those settings if you want to dodge installing all types of undesirable rubbish. All you need to do if there is something added is deselect it/them. Default mode will not show any items so by opting for them, you are essentially giving them authorization to install automatically. If it managed to infect your device, erase Search.wizconvert.com.

Why must you remove Search.wizconvert.com?

Don’t be surprised to see your browser’s settings changed the moment it manages to manages to arrive in your OS. Your set homepage, new tabs and search engine have been set to the page the browser hijacker’s promoted page. Whether you are using Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, they will all have their settings altered. If you wish to be able to undo the alterations, you must make sure to first Search.wizconvert.com. Your new homepage will be promoting a search engine, and we do not encourage using as it will inject sponsored contents into the legitimate search results, in order to reroute you. This would be happening as redirect viruses want to generate as much traffic as possible for those sites in order to gain revenue. The redirects will be awfully irritating because you will end up on strange websites. While those redirects are certainly troublesome they could also be pretty harmful. Be careful of malevolent redirects as you may be led to a more serious infection. it does not belong on your device.

How to uninstall Search.wizconvert.com

It should be easiest if you acquired anti-spyware applications and used it abolish Search.wizconvert.com for you. Going with manual Search.wizconvert.com termination means you will have to find the reroute virus yourself. If you scroll down, you will find a guide we made to help you eliminate Search.wizconvert.com.Download Removal Toolto remove Search.wizconvert.com

Learn how to remove Search.wizconvert.com from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Search.wizconvert.com

a) Windows 10/Windows 8

  1. Start -> Search -> Search for Control Panel. win10-start How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  2. Open Control Panel and access Programs and Features.
  3. Find all programs you want to uninstall and delete them. win10-remove-program How to erase Search.wizconvert.com

b) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start -> Control Panel -> Add or Remove Programs. win-xp-start-control How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  2. Find the programs you want to uninstall and delete them. win-xp-control-panel How to erase Search.wizconvert.com

c) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder, located in your dock.
  2. Select Applications from the list on the left side, locate all unwanted programs and drag them to the trash icon in your dock. Alternatively, you can right-click on the program and select Move to Trash. mac-os-app-remove How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  3. Right-click on the trash icon in your dock and press Empty Trash.

Step 2. Uninstall Search.wizconvert.com from browsers

a) Delete Search.wizconvert.com from Internet Explorer

  1. Launch Internet Explorer.
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. IE-gear How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  3. Manage add-ons -> Toolbars and Extensions.
  4. Find and delete all unwanted extensions. IE-add-ons How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  5. Close the window.

b) Change Internet Explorer homepage

  1. Launch Internet Explorer
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. ie-settings How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  3. Press on Internet Options, delete the homepage URL and type in the one you wish to use. IE-settings2 How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  4. Save changes.

c) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Launch Internet Explorer.
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. ie-settings How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  3. Internet Options -> Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  4. Near the bottom, you will see a Reset option. Press that.
  5. Check the box that says Delete personal data and press Reset. IE-reset How to erase Search.wizconvert.com

d) Delete Search.wizconvert.com from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. Press on the three dots located in the top right-corner.
  3. Select More Tools and then Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and press on the trash icon to delete them. If you are not sure which extensions are causing you problems, you can disable them temporarily by unchecking the Enabled box. chrome-extensions-delete How to erase Search.wizconvert.com

e) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. Press on the three dots located in the top right-corner and choose Settings. chrome-menu How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  3. Scroll down to On startup and press on Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  4. Choose either Add a new page or Use current page to change your homepage.
  5. Still in Settings, scroll up to Search engine and press Manage search engines.
  6. Select the search engine you want to use. chrome-search-engines How to erase Search.wizconvert.com

f) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. Press on the three dots located in the top right-corner and choose Settings. chrome-menu How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  3. Scroll down to Advanced and press on that.chrome-settings How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  4. Go down to the very bottom and press Reset. chrome-reset How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  5. Read the warning and press Reset again.

g) Delete Search.wizconvert.com from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner. mozilla-menu How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  3. Select Add-ons and choose the Extensions tab. mozilla-extensions How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and delete them.

h) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner and select Options. mozilla-menu-options How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  3. In General, delete the current URL of your homepage and type in the one you want to use. mozilla-options How to erase Search.wizconvert.com

i) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner and choose Help.
  3. Choose Troubleshooting Information. mozilla-troubleshooting How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  4. Under Give Firefox a tune up, press on Refresh Firefox. In the box that appears, select Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to erase Search.wizconvert.com

j) Delete Search.wizconvert.com from Microsoft Edge

Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)
  1. Launch Microsoft Edge,
  2. Open the More menu by pressing on the three dots at the top right-corner. edge-menu How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  3. Choose Settings and press Choose what to clear. edge-choose-to-clear How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  4. Select everything you want to clear and press Clear. edge-clear-data How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  5. Open Task Manager (Ctrl +Alt + Delete -> Task Manager).
  6. In Processes, right-click on a Microsoft Edge process.
  7. Select End task for all Microsoft Edge processes. edge-task-manager How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
(Method 2)
  1. Open C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge edge-folder How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  2. Delete the folders you find there
  3. Start -> Search.
  4. Search for Windows PowerShell.
  5. Right-click on the Windows PowerShell and choose Run as administrator. edge-powershell How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  6. When Windows PowerShell opens, copy and paste "Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32>" without the quotation marks. edge-powershell-script How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  7. Press Enter.

k) Delete Search.wizconvert.com from Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  3. Go to the Extensions tab, find all suspicious extensions and delete them. You can also temporarily disable them if you are unsure about which extension is causing you problems. safari-extensions How to erase Search.wizconvert.com

l) Delete Safari history and Cache

  1. Safari → Clear History. Choose from which time you want to delete the history and press Clear. safari-history How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  2. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  3. Select the Advanced tab. safari-advanced How to erase Search.wizconvert.com
  4. Check Show Develop menu in menu bar.
  5. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu How to erase Search.wizconvert.com

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