About this contamination in short

Search.searchtpg.com is a redirect virus believed to be a pretty minor infection. Most of the users may be lost when they bump into the redirect virus set up, as they do not realize they set it up by accident themselves. Attempt to recall whether you have recently set up some type of a free application, because hijackers usually are spread through freeware bundles. A browser hijacker is not a malevolent virus and shouldn’t harm. You will, however, be frequently redirected to advertisement sites, since that is why they even exist. Redirect viruses do not filter through the sites so you could be led to one that would authorize malicious program to arrive in your machine. It will not give any useful services to you, so authorizing it to remain is pretty pointless. To return to usual browsing, you will need to delete Search.searchtpg.com. Search.searchtpg_.com-_7.jpg
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What methods do reroute viruses use to infect

Free applications often travel together with added offers. Ad-supported software, hijackers and other possibly undesirable tools could come as those additional offers. Users generally end up setting up browser intruders and other undesirable items as they do not opt for Advanced or Custom settings when setting up free programs. If something has been added, it will appear there, and you should untick everything. By selecting Default settings, you are essentially permitting them to set up automatically. It will be quicker to deselect a few boxes than it would be to delete Search.searchtpg.com, so keep that in mind the next time you are flying through installation.

Why must you delete Search.searchtpg.com?

Don’t be surprised to see your browser’s settings altered the moment it manages to manages to invade your computer. The hijacker’s promoted site will be set as your homepage, new tabs and search engine. All popular browsers, such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, will be affected. And unless you first eliminate Search.searchtpg.com, you will likely not be able to undo the setting alterations. Your new home web page will have a search engine, which we don’t advise using as it will expose you to plenty of advertisement content, in order to reroute you. The browser intruder wants to generate as much income as possible, which is why those reroutes would be occurring. What makes the redirects highly aggravating is that you will end up on strange sites. While the reroute virus is not damaging itself, it can still bring about serious consequences. You could experience the ‘pleasure’ of encountering malware when being rerouted, so don’t expect the redirects to always be harmless. To block this from occurring, remove Search.searchtpg.com from your device.

Search.searchtpg.com removal

Obtaining anti-spyware application and having it uninstall Search.searchtpg.com should be easiest because everything would be done for you. If you opt for by hand Search.searchtpg.com removal, you will need to find all related software yourself. A guide to help you terminate Search.searchtpg.com will be placed below this article.Download Removal Toolto remove Search.searchtpg.com

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

Step 1. Uninstall Search.searchtpg.com

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start How to remove Search.searchtpg.com
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program How to remove Search.searchtpg.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.searchtpg.com
  2. Click Control Panel and then Programs and Features. win8-control-panel How to remove Search.searchtpg.com
  3. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win8-remove-program How to remove Search.searchtpg.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.searchtpg.com
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to remove Search.searchtpg.com
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program How to remove Search.searchtpg.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.searchtpg.com
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

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

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

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

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

Step 4. Remove Search.searchtpg.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.searchtpg.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.searchtpg.com

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

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

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

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

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

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu How to remove Search.searchtpg.com
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions How to remove Search.searchtpg.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.searchtpg.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.searchtpg.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.searchtpg.com
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to remove Search.searchtpg.com
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced How to remove Search.searchtpg.com
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu How to remove Search.searchtpg.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 Search.searchtpg.com removal.

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  2. Run WiperSoft installer to install the software: wipersoft-install How to remove Search.searchtpg.com
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