Best Way To Uninstall Search-Plus

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Look at browsers infected by Search-Plus

Chrome VersionsChrome 54.0.2840, Chrome 56.0.2924, Chrome 49.0.2623, Chrome 57.0.2987, Chrome 52.0.2743, Chrome 55.0.2883, Chrome 51.0.2704, Chrome 50.0.2661, Chrome 58.0, Chrome 53.0.2785
Mozilla VersionsMozilla:44.0.1, Mozilla Firefox:38.5.0, Mozilla Firefox:38.5.1, Mozilla:45.3.0, Mozilla:42, Mozilla Firefox:51, Mozilla Firefox:40
Internet Explorer VersionsIE 8:8.00.6001.18702, IE 10:10.0.8250.00000, Internet Explorer 8-8.00.6001.18241, Internet Explorer 10-10.0.8400.00000, Internet Explorer 8-8.00.7600.16385, IE 8:8.00.7000.00000, IE 8:8.00.6001.17184, IE 9:9.0.8080.16413, Internet Explorer 7-7.00.6000.16441, IE 7:7.00.6000.16386, Internet Explorer 7-7.00.5730.1300, Internet Explorer 9-9.0.8080.16413, IE 8:8.00.7600.16385, IE 7:7.00.6001.1800, IE 7:7.00.6000.16441, IE 10:10.0.9200.16384, IE 7:7.00.5730.1300, Internet Explorer 8-8.00.6001.18372, Internet Explorer 10-10.0.8250.00000

Get Rid Of Search-Plus from Windows XP: Quick Uninstallation Guide

How Dangerous is Search-Plus?

Unluckily, Search-Plus is a virulent threat, first spotted in the beginning of 2017, appears to be designed for taking control over compromised Windows XP and perform vindictive activities that would be beneficial for threat actors. In fact, it developed by highly skilled threat actors. Though, it has no bug. During threat analysis, we saw the threat has no unique features. Just like other malware, Search-Plus might hijack your web browsers and replace your browser's homepage/search engine with malicious domain and cause countless redirects. Even, it may install several spyware extensions or plugins on your Chrome. Moreover, it may slow down your PC performance and cut down your Internet speed as well as use your internet data for loading unnecessary pages or malicious files or updates from remote servers. Such malware could encipher your important files using military grade cipher and demand ransom payment. Worse, while your Windows XP is compromised with the malware, Wipe Out hackers may have control over your PC.

Search-Plus : Distribution Source

  • Misleading websites: Torrent sites and less reputed online software stores deliver Search-Plus to your PC using deceptive methods. They might suggest you to use customized downloader before downloading any file or software. Please note that customized downloader always performs optional programs installation along with your regular download.
  • Bundled Programs: nowadays, most of all free programs come bundled up with optional programs when you install any of such programs, your PC gets penetrated with Search-Plus.
  • Spam Emails Attachments: in various campaigns, threat actors use email services to deliver Search-Plus to your PC as an important attachment file along with phishing text.
  • Infected USBs: when you plug-in infected USB drives to your PC, the virus enters to your Windows XP without any consent.

Few Common Characteristics of Search-Plus virus

  • Infected Windows XP may be acting weird including unwanted browser redirects, slow Internet speed, presence of unwanted files or programs on the PC etc.
  • Your private files may have been modified/deleted without your authorization.
  • Important files may have become useless or encrypted and may be featuring weird extensions.
  • You may be seeing suggest to buy products or install fake security software while your online session.

Therefore, we recommend you to keep reliable security software installed and updated on your each PC to get real time protection against such threats. Now, you must initiate Search-Plus Uninstallation procedures given below:

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Manual Uninstallation Guide to Get Rid Of Search-Plus From PC

Method 1: Turn on your PC into ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ to Wipe Out Search-Plus Safely

Method 2: Get Rid Of Unwanted Processes of Search-Plus from Task Manager on your Windows Machine

Method 3: Effectively Get Rid Of Search-Plus from Control Panel in Windows

Method 4: Get Rid Of Malicious Registry Entries created by Search-Plus from Windows system

Method 5: Get Rid Of Search-Plus from Major Internet Browsers/Reset Browsers

Method 1: Turn on your PC into ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ to Wipe Out Search-Plus Safely

For Windows 8.1/10 Users

Step 1. First, click on Start menu then hold Shift button and from the Power option select Restart.

Step 2. Now you see a blue screen entitled as ‘Choose an option’. Choose ‘Troubleshoot’ from there.

Step 3. Next, you need to click Advanced option.

Step 4. Then you must choose Startup Settings.

Step 5. Finally, you see ‘Enable Safe Mode’ option, click it and click on Restart button.

Step 6. Next, press ‘F5’ button to enable Safe Mode with Networking option to proceed deletion of Search-Plus from your computer.

For Windows XP/Vista/7 Users

Step 1. Press Windows Button and from Shut down select Restart.

Step 2. Now during the Restart process, keep pressing ‘F8 button’ continuously.

Step 3. Next, you see Advanced boot menu on your computer screen. Choose Safe Mode with Networking to proceed removal of Search-Plus from your PC.

Method 2: Get Rid Of Search-Plus from Task Manager on your Windows Machine

For Windows 10/8.1/7/Vista/XP Users

Step 1. Press and hold ‘ALT+Ctrl+Del’ buttons continuously on your keyboard.

Step 2. Click Task Manager from the displayed options.

Step 3. Now, you must find malicious/suspicious processes and kill them by selecting End Task option.

Step 4. This way you can terminate malicious processes associated with Search-Plus on your affected system.

Method 3: Effectively Wipe Out Search-Plus from Control Panel in Windows

Wipe Out Search-Plus From Windows 10

Step 1. Press Start button and select Settings from the menu.

Step 2. Choose System option from there.

Step 3. Next, You have to click Apps and Features option to find and Wipe Out Search-Plus

Step 4. Finally, there you see list of all installed programs including malicious programs, select Search-Plus and click Uninstall.

Wipe Out Search-Plus From Windows 8.1

Step 1. Press Win+R button to open Run Box on your PC.

Step 2. Type ‘control panel’ (without quotation mark) and hit the Enter button to open ‘Control panel’ on your system running Windows 8.

Step 3. Select ‘Uninstall a program’ from Programs menu.

Step 4. Now you need to find Search-Plus or other suspicious programs, select it and Wipe Out one by one by clicking on ‘Uninstall’ option.

Get Rid Of Search-Plus From Windows 7

Step 1. Press Windows Logo key on your keyboard.

Step 2. And then click ‘Control Panel’ from the the Start Menu.

Step 3. Select Uninstall a program option from the Programs menu.

4 Finally, you are at the place where you can find and Wipe Out Search-Plus and other malicious software from your PC with ease.

Get Rid Of Search-Plus From Windows XP

Step 1. First, go to the Start Menu and select ‘Control Panel’.

Step 2. Now, click on Add or Wipe Out programs option.

Step 3. Find Search-Plus and other suspicious programs and Wipe Out them immediately

Method 4: Effectively Eliminate Malicious Registry Entries created by Search-Plus from Windows system

Step 1. Access Run Box by Pressing Win+R keys on your PC.

Step 2. In Run Box, type ‘regedit’ and hit Enter.

Step 3. Next Windows Registry will be opened on your PC screen. Find and Wipe Out all registry entries associated with Search-Plus carefully.

-HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “.exe”

-HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\random

-HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” = ’0

-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\run\random

-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESYSTEMCurrentControlSetServicesWpm

-HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerMain “Default_Page_URL”

-HKEY_LOCAL_Machine\Software\Classes\ Search-Plus

Method 5: Get Rid Of Search-Plus from Major Internet Browsers – Chrome

Get Rid Of Search-Plus From Internet Explorer 10:10.0.9200.16384

Step 1. Launch IE and go to Manage Add-ons from Tools menu.

Step 2. A new window opens, from there click on Toolbar and extensions.

Step 3. Then simply find Search-Plus from there and click Wipe Out.

Step 4. Also find and Wipe Out any other entry associated with this virus.

Know How To Internet Explorer 10:10.0.9200.16384 Browser

Step 1. Close all Internet Explorer 10:10.0.9200.16384 Windows.

Step 2. Select the Advanced tab, and then select Reset.

Step 3. In the Reset Internet Explorer 10:10.0.9200.16384 Settings dialog box, select Reset.

Step 4. When Internet Explorer 10:10.0.9200.16384 finishes applying default settings, select Close, and then select OK.

Get Rid Of Search-Plus From Mozilla:48.0.2

Step 1. You can always Wipe Out unwanted add-ons by clicking the “Firefox” menu option at the top of the Firefox window and selecting “Add-ons.”

Step 2. Select “Extensions or Appearance or Plug-ins.”

Step 3. Pick out the add-on – Search-Plus you want to deactivate and click the “Disable” button then Restart Mozilla:48.0.2.

Know How To Mozilla:48.0.2 Browser

Step 1. Open Firefox, Click the icon that looks like three stacked lines at the top right of the browser window.

Step 2. Select the question-mark icon at the bottom of the drop-down menu.

Step 3. Select ‘Troubleshooting information’ in the slide-out menu.

Step 4. Select the ‘Reset Firefox’ button at the top right of the new Web page.

Get Rid Of Search-Plus From Microsoft Edge

Step 1. Launch Microsoft Edge.

Step 2. Select More (…) to open the menu.

Step 3. Select Extensions from the menu.

Step 4. Right-click the extension – Search-Plus and select Wipe Out, or select the extension and click the Wipe Out button.

Know How To Reset Microsoft Edge Browser

Step 1. Access the “Settings” menu by clicking the three horizontal dots in the upper right corner of the Edge window and choose “Settings.”

Step 2. Under Clear browsing data, tap “Choose what to clear” and then click “Show more.” There are a lot of data types here. Select them all and click “Clear.” Restart your PC and re-open Edge for a clean slate.

Get Rid Of Search-Plus From Chrome 58.0

Step 1. Start Mozilla:48.0.2 and go to Tools, there select Add-ons Manager.

Step 2. Next, from left panel click on Extensions option, find Search-Plus extension or any other unnecessary extension viruses and then Wipe Out them immediately by clicking on Wipe Out.

From Chrome 58.0

Step 1. On your Windows system, launch Chrome.

Step 2. At the top right, click More Settings.

Step 3. At the bottom, mouse click Show advanced settings.

Step 4. Under the section “Reset settings,” click Reset settings.

Step 5. In the box that appears, click Reset.