What can be said about this browser add-on

MusicBox Search Extension is your common dubious browser plug-in that entered your system when you were installing freeware. Users frequently get infected when they incorrectly set up free software, and what occurs is your browser’s settings are modified and the browser attaches the plug-in. It may lead you to sponsored sites and will show you many adverts. It does that because that is how it gains income so it is not helpful to you. These kinds of extension will not directly endanger computers but they may still bring about undesired results. The reroutes that it performs can lead to a severe malware contamination malicious program contamination if you were rerouted to a dangerous site. There is no reason why you should keep the extension, so we suggest you to delete MusicBox Search Extension.

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Dubious plug-in distribution methods

Freeware is employed to help dubious browser extensions spread. Of course, you can also get them from browser stores or official websites as well. But generally, they are added as optional items that, unless you untick them, will install automatically alongside. And you deciding to use Default settings when installing freeware essentially provides them the required permission for installation. You should pick Advanced or Custom settings if you wish to check for adjoined items. If anything you do not want is attached to freeware, you could prevent installation by unticking those items. If you are hasty, you can end up exposing your system to possible threats, so keep that in mind. If you find it on your machine, erase MusicBox Search Extension.

Why you ought to terminate MusicBox Search Extension

Keeping the plug-in isn’t encouraged as it can cause troublesome outcomes. The extension could try to reroute you, which is the whole reason why are created. The minute the extension installs, it will proceed to alter your browser’s settings so that your home web page is set to load some strange. After the adjustments are carried out, no matter if you are using Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome, the portal will load every time. And alterations might be undoable unless you first delete MusicBox Search Extension. The extension will also adjoin additional toolbars to your browser and create large numbers of advertisements. While normally Google Chrome is preferred by these extensions, they may appear on your other browsers too. Using the extension may lead to you being exposed to not safe content, which is why it’s not recommended to use it. It should be mentioned that keeping this plug-in may result in a more serious threat, even if they aren’t thought to be malicious themselves. And that’s why you should uninstall MusicBox Search Extension.

MusicBox Search Extension removal

You may choose from automatic or manual removal when it comes to having to erase MusicBox Search Extension. It would be easiest to get some anti-spyware utility and have it take care of MusicBox Search Extension elimination. It can take more time to terminate MusicBox Search Extension manually because you will need to find the extension yourself.

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Learn how to remove MusicBox Search Extension from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall MusicBox Search Extension

a) Windows 7/XP

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

b) Windows 8/8.1

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

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 uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program How to uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
 

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 uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove MusicBox Search Extension from Internet Explorer

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

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

Step 3. Delete MusicBox Search Extension 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 uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data How to uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  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 uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  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 uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  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 uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  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 uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove MusicBox Search Extension from Google Chrome

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

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

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

Step 5. Remove MusicBox Search Extension from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions How to uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  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 uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  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 uninstall MusicBox Search Extension

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 uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to uninstall MusicBox Search Extension

Step 6. Remove MusicBox Search Extension from Safari (Mac)

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

  1. Click the button below to download WiperSoft Antimalware:
  2. Run WiperSoft installer to install the software: wipersoft-install How to uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  3. Click SCAN NOW! to detect all the risks and computer infections: Wipersoft-scan How to uninstall MusicBox Search Extension
  4. Click REMOVE THREATS to remove MusicBox Search Extension and all the virus and malware from your computer: wipersoft-results How to uninstall MusicBox Search Extension