About this hijacker

Search.searchm3p1.com is a browser hijacker that enters a operating system without the user noticing. It is added to free programs as an extra item that unless deselected will install along with the free programs. Browser intruders are are quite simple contaminations so it should not directly harm your computer. Despite that, you shouldn’t keep it set up. You will discover that your web browser’s settings have been modified and redirects to advertisement sites are occurring. You should be be careful to avoid those reroutes because you will end up on dangerous sites. Eradicate Search.searchm3p1.com as it provides no valuable features and puts your operating system in unneeded risk.

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How does it spread

Freeware generally comes with optional offers, for example ad-supported programs and hijackers. Default settings are mostly the reason why such a big amount of users set them up, even if they don’t need to. Everything is hidden in Advanced or Custom settings so if you wish to prevent unneeded items from uninstalling, ensure that you implement those settings. There are a lot of freeware that come with additional items, so always implement Advanced to prevent unwanted set ups. While those items are not threatening, as in they will not directly affect your machine, they may still bring about unnecessary consequences. This is why it would be best if you uninstall Search.searchm3p1.com.

Why remove Search.searchm3p1.com

Your browser’s settings will be altered once it manages to invade your OS. Whether you are implementing Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox you will see that your home website and new tabs have been changed to present the redirect virus’s advertised page. The first thing you might try doing is invalidate the changes but you will be unable to do so until you uninstall Search.searchm3p1.com fully, with no remains left behind. The website that will be set as your homepage looks very basic, it will have a few adverts flashing around and a search box. The given search engine can be insert promotional sites into the search results. The browser hijacker primarily intends to redirect you to make profit but the displayed results can be able to direct you to questionable websites and you may end up with a serious malware infection. So if you want this not to happen, eradicate Search.searchm3p1.com from your system.

Search.searchm3p1.com removal

You can attempt manual Search.searchm3p1.com deletion, just keep in mind that you will need to locate the hijacker yourself. You can also use anti-spyware to erase Search.searchm3p1.com and it ought to be the easiest method as it will do everything for you. Whichever method you opt for, ensure that you terminate the redirect virus entirely.

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Learn how to remove Search.searchm3p1.com from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Search.searchm3p1.com

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner. win8-start Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  2. Click Control Panel and then Programs and Features. win8-control-panel Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  3. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win8-remove-program Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove Search.searchm3p1.com from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). ie-settings Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  2. Choose Internet Options, and then the Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  3. Click Reset and check Delete personal settings in the new window. IE-reset Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  4. Click Reset again.

Step 3. Delete Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  4. Ctrl + Alt + Delete together → Task Manager.
  5. In the Processes tab, find Microsoft Edge process and right-click on it. task-manager Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove Search.searchm3p1.com from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  2. Settings → On startup.
  3. Press on Manage startup pages, and choose Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com

Step 5. Remove Search.searchm3p1.com from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com

Step 6. Remove Search.searchm3p1.com from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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 Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.com
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu Get rid of Search.searchm3p1.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.

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