About this threat

101Sweets Search is thought to be a reroute virus, a rather low-level infection that shouldn’t do direct damage to your OS. Very rarely do users install the hijacker willingly and most of the time, they do not even know how it occurred. Browser hijackers like to spread through freeware packages. A hijacker is not a dangerous virus and ought to not endanger your device directly. You will, however, experience continuous redirects to sponsored pages, because that is the primary reason behind their existence. Reroute viruses do not filter through the web pages so you may be led to one that would lead to a malware infection. You will get nothing by permitting the hijacker to remain. To go back to normal surfing, you must uninstall 101Sweets Search. 101Sweets_Search1.png
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How are browser intruders most commonly installed

You might not know that added items come with free programs. It might have ad-supported applications, hijackers and various undesirable applications adjoined to it. Those attached items are hidden in Advanced (Custom) mode so selecting those settings will help in dodging browser hijacker and other undesirable tool set ups. If something has been adjoined, you will be able to deselect it there. You will set them up automatically if you use Default settings because you won’t be able to inspect for something attached, and that permits those offers to set up. Now that it’s clear how it arrived in your operating system, remove 101Sweets Search.

Why should I delete 101Sweets Search?

Do not be surprised to see your browser’s settings changed the moment it manages to installs your operating system. The hijacker’s promoted site will be set as your homepage, new tabs and search engine. All popular browsers, including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, will have those modifications performed. If you want to be able to undo the alterations, you must make sure to first remove101Sweets Search. Your new homepage will have a search engine, and we don’t suggest using as it will expose you to loads of sponsored results, in order to reroute you. Hijackers carry out those redirects to peculiar sites since the more traffic the web page receives, the more income owners get. You will quickly grow tired of the redirect virus as it will carry out constant redirects to strange sites. While the browser hijacker isn’t dangerous itself, it can still cause serious trouble. The reroutes could be capable of leading you to dangerous pages, and you may end up with serious malware on your machine. You are advised to terminate 101Sweets Search as soon as it makes itself known because only then will you be able to avert a more severe threat.

How to uninstall 101Sweets Search

In order to eliminate 101Sweets Search, we suggest you use anti-spyware software. If you opt for manual 101Sweets Search removal, you will need to find all related programs yourself. However, instructions on how to eliminate 101Sweets Search will be presented below this article.Download Removal Toolto remove 101Sweets Search

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Learn how to remove 101Sweets Search from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall 101Sweets Search

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start 101Sweets Search Removal
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program 101Sweets Search Removal

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner. win8-start 101Sweets Search Removal
  2. Click Control Panel and then Programs and Features. win8-control-panel 101Sweets Search Removal
  3. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win8-remove-program 101Sweets Search Removal
 

c) Windows 10

  1. Search 'Control Panel'. The search option can be found in the Start menu, next to the Shutdown button.
  2. Select Control Panel in the results. win10-start 101Sweets Search Removal
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel 101Sweets Search Removal
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program 101Sweets Search Removal
 

d) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and click Applications (left side of the window)
  2. Find the programs you want gone, right-click on them.
  3. Pick Move to Trash.mac-os-app-remove 101Sweets Search Removal
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove 101Sweets Search from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear 101Sweets Search Removal
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons 101Sweets Search Removal
  3. Select on all questionable extensions from the list and press Disable.

a) Change Internet Explorer Homepage

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon).
  2. Choose Internet Options. ie-settings 101Sweets Search Removal
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 101Sweets Search Removal
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). ie-settings 101Sweets Search Removal
  2. Choose Internet Options, and then the Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced 101Sweets Search Removal
  3. Click Reset and check Delete personal settings in the new window. IE-reset 101Sweets Search Removal
  4. Click Reset again.

Step 3. Delete 101Sweets Search from Microsoft Edge

a) Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge.
  2. Press the three dots located on the top right, and press Settings. edge-settings 101Sweets Search Removal
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data 101Sweets Search Removal
  4. Ctrl + Alt + Delete together → Task Manager.
  5. In the Processes tab, find Microsoft Edge process and right-click on it. task-manager 101Sweets Search Removal
  6. Choose Go to details. If that is not an option, choose More details.
  7. Right mouse click on all Microsoft Edge processes, and choose End Task.

b) (Method 2)

Before you proceed, make copies of your data.
  1. Find C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe.
  2. Delete all the folders you see. edge-folder 101Sweets Search Removal
  3. Press Start, find the search option and type in Windows PowerShell.
  4. When it comes up in the results, right-click on it, choose Run as administrator. edge-powershell 101Sweets Search Removal
  5. In the Administrator: Windows PowerShell window that appears, type inGet-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32>. edge-powershell-script 101Sweets Search Removal
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove 101Sweets Search from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions 101Sweets Search Removal
  3. Press the trash icon of all unwanted extensions. (You can also disable them if you are unsure about which should be removed). chrome-extensions-delete 101Sweets Search Removal

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu 101Sweets Search Removal
  2. Settings → On startup.
  3. Press on Manage startup pages, and choose Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page 101Sweets Search Removal
  4. Click Add a new page and enter your preferred homepage.
  5. Click Add.
  6. Go back to Settings, and choose Search engine. chrome-search-engines 101Sweets Search Removal
  7. Click Manage search engines.
  8. Click the three dots next to the default search engine, and press Edit.
  9. Delete the malicious search engine, and type in your preferred one.
  10. Click Save.

b) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner). chrome-menu 101Sweets Search Removal
  2. Press Settings and scroll down to the bottom.
  3. Press Advanced, and scroll down to the very end where you will see a Reset option. chrome-settings 101Sweets Search Removal
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset 101Sweets Search Removal

Step 5. Remove 101Sweets Search from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu 101Sweets Search Removal
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions 101Sweets Search Removal
  3. Press Remove for all extensions you want gone. (You can also disable them until you decide whether you want to permanently delete them).

a) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu 101Sweets Search Removal
  2. Press Options.
  3. In the General tab, delete the unwanted link in the home page field, and type in your preferred one. mozilla-options 101Sweets Search Removal

b) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner).
  2. Open the Help menu (question mark at the bottom). mozilla-troubleshooting 101Sweets Search Removal
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset 101Sweets Search Removal

Step 6. Remove 101Sweets Search from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu 101Sweets Search Removal
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions 101Sweets Search Removal
  3. Delete all strange extensions. (You can also disable them until you decide whether you want to permanently delete them).

a) Change Safari homepage

  1. Safari → Preferences → General. safari-menu 101Sweets Search Removal
  2. Delete the unwanted homepage, and put in the one you prefer.

b) Reset Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Clear History. safari-history 101Sweets Search Removal
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history 101Sweets Search Removal
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu 101Sweets Search Removal
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced 101Sweets Search Removal
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu 101Sweets Search Removal
If that did not solve the problem you are having, it is advised that you obtain anti-spyware software and allow it to perform a scan on your computer.

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