How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi

About this contamination

Fastsearch.mobi is is an annoying browser intruder threat that can unknowingly to the user, infiltrate a computer. It is added to free programs as an additional item that unless unmarked will install together with the free software. Hijackers are are pretty simple contaminations so it should not directly damage your system. But that does not indicate it you ought to give it permission to stay on your system. You will notice that your browser’s settings have been adjusted and reroutes to sponsored sites are occurring. You should bypass those redirects as much as possible since you may end up on malware websites. It is advised that you erase Fastsearch.mobi as it presents nothing handy and unnecessarily puts your computer at danger.

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How does it spread

The most probable way you obtained the threat is through freeware, as they are adjoined as optional offers. While those offers are optional, many users install them anyway because they make the mistake of opting for Default mode during freeware installation. You will locate everything in Advanced (Custom) mode so if you wish to prevent unneeded items from uninstalling, make sure you implement those settings. A surprising number of items are added to free programs, so be cautious. Those items can be fully harmless, but they could also bring about severe malicious program contaminations. This is why you ought to erase Fastsearch.mobi.

Why remove Fastsearch.mobi

Your browser’s settings will be changed the minute it manages to infect your PC. Whenever your browser is opened, whether it’s Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, you will happen upon the redirect virus’s advertised website being opened instead of your normal home website. We must also advise you that those modifications performed to your browser are irreversible unless you eradicate Fastsearch.mobi. Your new homepage is rather plain, it will present a search bar and possibly adverts. The provided search engine may be add sponsored sites into the search results. Be careful of getting led to damaging sites as you might get malware. In order to prevent this from happening, delete Fastsearch.mobi from your computer.

Fastsearch.mobi removal

You can take care of Fastsearch.mobi elimination manually, just take into consideration that you will have to discover the browser intruder by yourself. If you are having trouble, you can have professional uninstallation applications eliminate Fastsearch.mobi. No matter which method you use, make sure that you get rid of the hijacker fully.

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Learn how to remove Fastsearch.mobi from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Fastsearch.mobi

a) Windows 10/Windows 8

  1. Start -> Search -> Search for Control Panel. win10-start How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi

b) Windows 7/XP

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

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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  3. Right-click on the trash icon in your dock and press Empty Trash.

Step 2. Uninstall Fastsearch.mobi from browsers

a) Delete Fastsearch.mobi from Internet Explorer

  1. Launch Internet Explorer.
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. IE-gear How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  3. Manage add-ons -> Toolbars and Extensions.
  4. Find and delete all unwanted extensions. IE-add-ons How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  3. Press on Internet Options, delete the homepage URL and type in the one you wish to use. IE-settings2 How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  3. Internet Options -> Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi

d) Delete Fastsearch.mobi 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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi

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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  3. Scroll down to On startup and press on Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi

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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  3. Scroll down to Advanced and press on that.chrome-settings How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  4. Go down to the very bottom and press Reset. chrome-reset How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  5. Read the warning and press Reset again.

g) Delete Fastsearch.mobi from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner. mozilla-menu How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  3. Select Add-ons and choose the Extensions tab. mozilla-extensions How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  3. In General, delete the current URL of your homepage and type in the one you want to use. mozilla-options How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi

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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  4. Under Give Firefox a tune up, press on Refresh Firefox. In the box that appears, select Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi

j) Delete Fastsearch.mobi 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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  3. Choose Settings and press Choose what to clear. edge-choose-to-clear How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  4. Select everything you want to clear and press Clear. edge-clear-data How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
(Method 2)
  1. Open C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge edge-folder How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  7. Press Enter.

k) Delete Fastsearch.mobi from Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi

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 uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  2. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  3. Select the Advanced tab. safari-advanced How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi
  4. Check Show Develop menu in menu bar.
  5. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu How to uninstall Fastsearch.mobi

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