About this threat in short

Gl-search.com is a hijacker that may suddenly arrive in your computer. Hijackers are for the most part not willingly installed by users, they might even be oblivious to the contamination. Browser intruders are attached to freeware, and this is called packaging. A hijacker is not categorized as dangerous and therefore ought to not harm. Nevertheless, it may be capable of causing redirects to sponsored web pages. Browser intruders do not ensure the portals are secure so you could be rerouted to one that would lead to a malware infection. It is in no way useful to you, so authorizing it to stay is relatively pointless. To go back to normal browsing, you must terminate Gl-search.com. Gl-search7.png
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Browser hijacker travel ways

Freeware generally come along with additional items. Adware, reroute viruses and other probably not wanted applications might come as those extra items. You can only check for additional offers in Advanced (Custom) mode so picking those settings will help to avoid browser intruder and other undesirable program set ups. Advanced mode will show you if anything has been adjoined, and if there is, you will be able to unmark it. If you opt for Default mode, you give those offers permission to install automatically. You should remove Gl-search.com as it did not even ask for explicit authorization to install.

Why should I terminate Gl-search.com?

When a hijacker arrives in your operating system, modifications to your browser will be performed. The hijacker’s executed changes include setting its advertised site as your homepage, and it will be able to do that without your permission. It does not really matter which browser you use, whether it’s Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, because they will all have changed settings. If you want to be able to reverse the changes, you will have to first deleteGl-search.com. Your new homepage will have a search engine, which we don’t suggest using as it will expose you to plenty of sponsored content, in order to reroute you. Reroute viruses want to make as much traffic as possible for portals so that owners get money, which is why you will be frequently rerouted. Reroutes will happen to all kinds of strange portals, which is why browser intrudersare very troublesome  deal with. You must also know that the redirects will not only be aggravating but also somewhat harmful. You might experience the ‘pleasure’ of coming across damaging program when being rerouted, so do not expect the redirects to always be non-damaging. If you wish to keep your machine secured, remove Gl-search.com as soon as you notice it residing in your PC.

How to erase Gl-search.com

If you’re an inexperienced user, it would be easier for you to employ spyware elimination applications to delete Gl-search.com. If you opt for manual Gl-search.com elimination, you will have to locate all related software yourself. You will find a guide to help you abolish Gl-search.com below this article.Download Removal Toolto remove Gl-search.com

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Learn how to remove Gl-search.com from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Gl-search.com

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start Delete Gl-search.com
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program Delete Gl-search.com

b) Windows 8/8.1

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

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 Delete Gl-search.com
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel Delete Gl-search.com
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program Delete Gl-search.com
 

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 Delete Gl-search.com
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove Gl-search.com from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear Delete Gl-search.com
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons Delete Gl-search.com
  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 Delete Gl-search.com
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 Delete Gl-search.com
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

Step 3. Delete Gl-search.com 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 Delete Gl-search.com
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data Delete Gl-search.com
  4. Ctrl + Alt + Delete together → Task Manager.
  5. In the Processes tab, find Microsoft Edge process and right-click on it. task-manager Delete Gl-search.com
  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 Delete Gl-search.com
  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 Delete Gl-search.com
  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 Delete Gl-search.com
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove Gl-search.com from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions Delete Gl-search.com
  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 Delete Gl-search.com

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu Delete Gl-search.com
  2. Settings → On startup.
  3. Press on Manage startup pages, and choose Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page Delete Gl-search.com
  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 Delete Gl-search.com
  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 Delete Gl-search.com
  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 Delete Gl-search.com
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset Delete Gl-search.com

Step 5. Remove Gl-search.com from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu Delete Gl-search.com
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions Delete Gl-search.com
  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 Delete Gl-search.com
  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 Delete Gl-search.com

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 Delete Gl-search.com
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset Delete Gl-search.com

Step 6. Remove Gl-search.com from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu Delete Gl-search.com
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions Delete Gl-search.com
  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 Delete Gl-search.com
  2. Delete the unwanted homepage, and put in the one you prefer.

b) Reset Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Clear History. safari-history Delete Gl-search.com
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history Delete Gl-search.com
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu Delete Gl-search.com
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced Delete Gl-search.com
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu Delete Gl-search.com
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.

Step 7. Scan your computer with anti-malware software for Gl-search.com removal.

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