Instructions to Get Rid of/ Remove Best-Found.com from Chrome/ Firefox/ IE

Posted by Britt Duncan - January 26, 2014

Stuck with Best-Found.com browser hijacker? Home page changed to this unwanted site? Receive a lot of sponsored search results? PC performs much slowly? No worries. This post will do you a favor to completely get rid of Best-Found.com.

Is Best-Found.com a dangerous virus?

Best-Found.com is a browser hijacker that can be added to your web browsers including Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome without your awareness. This hijacker is attached to your browser alongside with infected online shareware which you allow to be installed.

Created for popularizing sponsored websites, Best-Found.com redirect virus can generate revenue for its makers with each click on those web pages. Usually, to ensure as many page views as possible, this threat will change your default search engine and homepage into its website forcibly. Thus, you will be diverted to those sponsored links as soon as you double click on your browser icon. There is no way that you can enter the desired websites without interference. If you consider trying on another Internet browser, it will end up with being infected as well.

Besides, fake search engine Best-Found.com will provide you with many inaccurate search results which are related to those advertising links. This kind of act is totally intolerant. Therefore, you should take actions to keep annoying Best-Found.com malware away from your computer. Scan your operating system with installed security tools and clean out this malicious thing. Don’t forget to secure your system in advance by keeping the security tools up-to-date.

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Best-Found.com virus Screeshot :

Disadvantages and risks of Best-Found.com Virus:

1. It could change your system registry settings and activate itself on Windows start-up
2. It drops itself and add-ons to Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox
3. It changes default home page and search engine to unfamiliar websites without approval
4. It injects sponsored search results, redirects visits to unrelated sites and displays ads
5. It records online activities and collects important information especially the credit card data
6. It may introduce many other computer threats like Trojans, spyware, and malware
7. It occupies most of the system resources and slows down the whole PC performance

Manually Get Rid of Best-Found.com Virus

According to our research, we found that Best-Found.com redirect is caused by Best-Found.com toolbar that often gets installed together with other free toolbar or programs. And Best-Found.com toolbar has made many changes to your computer system and web browsers. So, you should keep very patient and careful when you are following our removal steps and manually removing Best-Found.com virus.

1. Please close all your web browsers before deleting Best-Found.com malware.

2. Click Start button and then Control Panel

3. Click Add or Remove Programs

4. Locate and remove Best-Found.com toolbar and other unknown software or toolbars

5. Run your Internet Explorer

6. Click Tools and then click Manage Add-ons option

7. Click Toolbars and Extensions to disable Best-Found.com toolbar or other suspicious add-ons and then click Search Providers tab to remove unwanted search engine.

After uninstalling Best-Found.com toolbar and reverting its changes to your browser, you need to go through the following steps if you want to completely get rid of Best-Found.com virus.

1. Search and delete the following registry entries of Best-Found.com virus

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Best-Found.com\DisplayName Best-Found.com

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClasses[Best-Found.com]IEHelper.DNSGuardCurVer

2. Search and remove the following malicious files of Best-Found.com malware

%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Best-Found.com\Help.lnk

%AppData%[Best-Found.com]toolbardtx.ini

You should know that manually editing registry needs some computer know-how and is rather risky for computer newbie. Another fact is that Best-Found.com virus is able to update its version frequently and change its file locations. So the manual removal can not guarantee a thorough removal of Best-Found.com virus.

Best-Found.com Redirect Virus Removal Video:

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