Step by Step Remove Only-search.com Redirect Virus and Fix Popups

Posted by Britt Duncan - October 23, 2013

Are your start page and search engine replaced by Only-search.com? Do you often get to unknown pages? Does your PC perform much slowly? Have a look at this post and effectively solve your problem.

Is Only-search.com a dangerous virus?

Only-search.com is a dangerous website which is classified as a harmful browser hijacker. This risky virus is mainly created to promoted some false products and gain illegal profits. Usually, your machine will be affected by Only-search.com virus when you accidentally click suspicious links, visit hacked web sites or download contaminated free programs, and so on. Hence you should be much cautious when surfing the network.

It is reported that Only-search.com browser hijacker has the capability to change some system settings like Windows registry entries. As a result, this pesky virus will run at the back each time the workstation is launched. Besides, Only-search.com malware modifies some browser settings to take over your web browsers like IE, Firefox and Google Chrome. It sets itself as the default home page and search provider without seeking for your permission. After then, you will encounter chaotic online activities. Your visits including search results and new sites could be rerouted to Only-search.com and similar web pages. And your screen will be full of pop-up ads when you are browsing the web. Meanwhile, your Internet connection may shut down suddenly for this pesky browser hijacker occupies lots of the system resources.

On the other hand, Only-search.com redirect may come with additional harmful viruses like spyware, malware and worms. Thus, the longer you keep it in your machine, the more damage it will cause. Only-search.com can manipulate your online activities and collect your sensitive information for illegal use. You can follow the detailed and professional guide below to get rid of this foxy and risky browser hijacker virus.

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Only-search.com virus Screeshot :

Disadvantages and risks of Only-search.com Virus:

1. It could change your system registry settings and execute itself on Windows boot-up
2. It would modify the browser settings and attacks Google Chrome, IE and Firefox
3. It takes the places of the default home page and search provider automatically
4. It causes frequent web redirects to misleading websites and displays lots of annoying ads
5. It records online activities and collects Personal user information for illegal purposes
6. It may introduce many other computer threats like Trojans, spyware, and malware
7. It consumes a great massive of system resources and makes the browser run slowly

Manually Get Rid of Only-search.com Virus

According to our research, we found that Only-search.com redirect is caused by search.us.com toolbar that often gets installed together with other free toolbar or programs. And search.us.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 Only-search.com virus.

1. Please close all your web browsers before deleting Only-search.com malware.

2. Click Start button and then Control Panel

3. Click Add or Remove Programs

4. Locate and remove Only-search.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 Only-search.com toolbar or other suspicious add-ons and then click Search Providers tab to remove unwanted search engine.

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

1. Search and delete the following registry entries of Only-search.com virus

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\[random]

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer “NoDesktop” = ’1′

2. Search and remove the following malicious files of Only-search.com malware

%UserProfile%\[random].exe

%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\[rnd]

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

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