About this infection

Bettersearch.co is one of those bothersome hijacker infections that may unknowingly to the user, arrive into a PC. It occurs because they are attached to freeware and when inattentive users install that free applications, they don’t even realize how the redirect virus sets up as well. The browser intruder is not going to harm your operating system directly as it is a rather simple computer contamination. Nevertheless, you shouldn’t keep it installed. It will make modifications you don’t need to your Internet browser and will reroute you to advertisement page. You should avoid those reroutes as much as possible because you may end up on malicious websites. Uninstall Bettersearch.co as it presents nothing useful and unnecessarily puts your system at risk.

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Redirect virus distribution methods

Freeware normally comes with extra offers, like adware and redirect viruses. While those offers are optional, the majority of users set them up anyway and it is for the most part because Default settings are opted for during freeware setup. Everything is concealed in Advanced or Custom settings so if you wish to prevent unwanted items from setting up, make sure you use those settings. quite large amount of freeware come with adjoined items, so always implement Advanced to prevent unwanted installations. Those items may not be terrible, but it is better to be safe than sorry. It would be best if you just erase Bettersearch.co as it does not belong on your computer.

Why erase Bettersearch.co

As soon as it manages to contaminate your machine, it will take over your Internet browser and adjust its settings. Whenever your web browser is launched, whether it’s Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, it will display the hijacker’s sponsored site instead of your familiar homepage. You will most likely attempt to annul the adjustments as soon as you take note of them but don’t waste your time, as they will be irreversible unless you first terminate Bettersearch.co. The set homepage looks rather simple, it will have a search box and possibly advertisements. The given search engine can be add advertisement pages into the search results. Know that you could end up obtaining some kind of malware if you were to get rerouted to dubious web pages by the search tool. In order to prevent this from happening, remove Bettersearch.co from your machine.

Bettersearch.co removal

You can take care of Bettersearch.co uninstallation manually, just bear in mind that you will need to locate the browser intruder yourself. If you encounter into problems, you can have professional deletion utilities delete Bettersearch.co. Whichever way you opt for, make sure that you abolish the hijacker completely.

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Learn how to remove Bettersearch.co from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Bettersearch.co

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start How to erase Bettersearch.co
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program How to erase Bettersearch.co

b) Windows 8/8.1

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

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 erase Bettersearch.co
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to erase Bettersearch.co
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program How to erase Bettersearch.co
 

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 erase Bettersearch.co
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove Bettersearch.co from Internet Explorer

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

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

Step 3. Delete Bettersearch.co 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 erase Bettersearch.co
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data How to erase Bettersearch.co
  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 erase Bettersearch.co
  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 erase Bettersearch.co
  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 erase Bettersearch.co
  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 erase Bettersearch.co
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove Bettersearch.co from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to erase Bettersearch.co
  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 erase Bettersearch.co

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu How to erase Bettersearch.co
  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 erase Bettersearch.co
  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 erase Bettersearch.co
  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 erase Bettersearch.co
  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 erase Bettersearch.co
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset How to erase Bettersearch.co

Step 5. Remove Bettersearch.co from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to erase Bettersearch.co
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions How to erase Bettersearch.co
  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 erase Bettersearch.co
  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 erase Bettersearch.co

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 erase Bettersearch.co
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to erase Bettersearch.co

Step 6. Remove Bettersearch.co from Safari (Mac)

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

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