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About this redirect virus

My.looksmart.me is a questionable search engine with the aim of redirecting traffic. The browser hijacker might hijack your browser and make undesirable changes to it. Although unwanted adjustments and questionable redirects frustrate countless users, redirect viruses are not categorized as malicious malware. They do not directly jeopardize one’s machine but they do boost the probability of running into dangerous malicious programs. Browser intruders don’t check the portals they can direct one to, therefore malware could install if users were to visit a corrupted website. This questionable page could direct users to unfamiliar pages, so you should remove My.looksmart.me.

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Why usersought to eliminate My.looksmart.me?

You didn’t see extra offers when you were installing freeware, therefore, My.looksmart.me has slithered into your system. Possibly not needed programs, such as hijackers and ad-supported programs added to it. Those issues don’t jeopardize your machine, but they might be infuriating. You are convinced that opting for Default mode when setting up freeware is the ideal option, when the actual reality is that this is not the scenario. Extra offers will set up automatically if users opt for Default settings. If users wish to not need to eradicate My.looksmart.me or similar, you must choose Advanced or Custom installation mode. You must only proceed with the installation after you unmark the boxes of all added offers.

One’s browser will be hijacked by hijackers, just like the classification says. It doesn’t matter what type of browser you use, it could hijack Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. You may all of a sudden notice that My.looksmart.me has been set as your homepage and new tabs. These of reconfigurations were made without consenting to anything, and the only way to change the settings would be to first erase My.looksmart.me and only then in a manual way change the settings. The site has a search box that will add advertisements into the results. Do not hope for it to display you trustworthy results since redirect viruses are designed to redirect. There is a chance that web pages will route one to malware, and one must evade them. We strongly advise that you should ought to eradicate My.looksmart.me as all the browser intruder presents you with could be seen elsewhere.

My.looksmart.me termination

It will not be too tricky to delete My.looksmart.me if you can discover where it’s concealing. Implement a powerful removal utility to eliminate this issue if you come across issues. Total My.looksmart.me eradication should repair your browser problems in regards to this contamination.

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Learn how to remove My.looksmart.me from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall My.looksmart.me

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start How to delete My.looksmart.me
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program How to delete My.looksmart.me

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner. win8-start How to delete My.looksmart.me
  2. Click Control Panel and then Programs and Features. win8-control-panel How to delete My.looksmart.me
  3. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win8-remove-program How to delete My.looksmart.me
 

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 How to delete My.looksmart.me
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to delete My.looksmart.me
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program How to delete My.looksmart.me
 

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 How to delete My.looksmart.me
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove My.looksmart.me from Internet Explorer

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

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

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

Step 4. Remove My.looksmart.me from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to delete My.looksmart.me
  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 How to delete My.looksmart.me

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

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

Step 5. Remove My.looksmart.me from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to delete My.looksmart.me
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions How to delete My.looksmart.me
  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 How to delete My.looksmart.me
  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 How to delete My.looksmart.me

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 How to delete My.looksmart.me
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to delete My.looksmart.me

Step 6. Remove My.looksmart.me from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu How to delete My.looksmart.me
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions How to delete My.looksmart.me
  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 How to delete My.looksmart.me
  2. Delete the unwanted homepage, and put in the one you prefer.

b) Reset Safari

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

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  2. Run WiperSoft installer to install the software: wipersoft-install How to delete My.looksmart.me
  3. Click SCAN NOW! to detect all the risks and computer infections: Wipersoft-scan How to delete My.looksmart.me
  4. Click REMOVE THREATS to remove My.looksmart.me and all the virus and malware from your computer: wipersoft-results How to delete My.looksmart.me