What can be mentioned about this contamination

Search.alivesearch.com is believed to be a hijacker, a relatively minor infection that should not directly harm to your operating system. Set up for the most part occurs by chance and a lot of users feel puzzled about how it occurred. Attempt to recall whether you have recently installed some kind of a free software, because browser hijackers for the most part spread using free application packages. No direct damage will be done your machine by the redirect virus as it’s not thought to be malware. Nevertheless, it might redirect to advertisement portals. Those websites will not always safe so if you entered a hazardous website, you might end up infecting your computer with malware. You will get nothing by allowing the browser intruder to stay. If you want to go back to usual browsing, you must delete Search.alivesearch.com. Search.alivesearch_.com-_5.jpg
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How did the reroute virus infect your system

You may not be aware that freeware generally has added offers added. It could have advertisement-supported software, reroute viruses and various undesirable applications added to it. Users frequently end up setting up redirect viruses and other undesirable applications as they do not opt for Advanced (Custom) settings during freeware installation. All you need to do if there is something added is untick it/them. Installation will happen automatically if you use Default mode since they fail to inform you of anything added, which authorizes those items to set up. You should eliminate Search.alivesearch.com as it installed onto your computer uninvited.

Why should you erase Search.alivesearch.com?

Expect for your browser’s settings to be altered as soon as the browser intruder is installed. The hijacker’s performed changes include setting its advertised website as your homepage, and it won’t have to get your permission to do this. All main browsers, like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, will have those changes performed. If you wish to be able to reverse the changes, you must make sure to first abolish Search.alivesearch.com. You need to avoid using the search engine shown on your new homepage since it will insert advertisement content into the results, in order to reroute you. The browser intruder aims to make as much profit as possible, which is why those reroutes would be occurring. Reroutes will happen to all types of weird websites, which makes browser intruders terribly aggravating  deal with. While the redirect virus isn’t dangerous itself, it can still cause severe trouble. You can be led to some harmful portal, where damaging program could be hiding, by those redirects. it does not belong on your system.

How to erase Search.alivesearch.com

It would be much easier if you acquired spyware removal applications and had it eliminate Search.alivesearch.com for you. Manual Search.alivesearch.com uninstallation means you will have to find the reroute virus yourself, which might take time since you will have to identify the browser hijacker yourself. Instructions to help you uninstall Search.alivesearch.com will be displayed below this report.Download Removal Toolto remove Search.alivesearch.com

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

Step 1. Uninstall Search.alivesearch.com

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start How to remove Search.alivesearch.com
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program How to remove Search.alivesearch.com

b) Windows 8/8.1

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

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

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

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

Step 3. Delete Search.alivesearch.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 How to remove Search.alivesearch.com
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data How to remove Search.alivesearch.com
  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 remove Search.alivesearch.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 How to remove Search.alivesearch.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 How to remove Search.alivesearch.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 How to remove Search.alivesearch.com
  6. Press Enter.

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

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to remove Search.alivesearch.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 How to remove Search.alivesearch.com

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

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

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

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

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

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