About this infection

If SearchTopic adware reroutes are occurring, ad-supported software is most likely responsible. If you see pop-ups or ads hosted on this portal, you must have set up freeware and not pay attention to the procedure, which allowed adware to arrive into your computer. Because adware enter quietly and may work in the background, some users might not even see the infection. Ad-supported software do not don’t have the intent to directly endanger your machine, it simply aims to bombard your screen with advertisements. However, that does not mean that ad-supported software cannot do harm at all, a much more dangerous contamination may invade your operating system if you got led to malicious portals. We highly recommend you abolish SearchTopic adware before it might bring about more serious outcomes.

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How does an adware operate

Advertising-supported programs will generally use free programs to enter your system. In case you didn’t know, most of freeware travel along with not wanted items. Ad-supported applications,  redirect viruses and other potentially unnecessary programs (PUPs) are among those that can get past. If Default mode is selected during free software installation, all items that are added will install. We recommend choosing Advanced (Custom) instead. You will have the option of unticking all in those settings, so pick them. It’s not complex or time-consuming to use those settings, so you have no excuse to not pick them.

The most visible hint of an ad-supported application contamination is the never ending advertisements popping up on your screen. Most of the popular browsers will be affected, including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Changing browsers won’t aid you dodge the adverts, you will need to terminate SearchTopic adware if you want to exterminate them. An adware presents you with adverts in order to generate revenue.Adware can sometimes display you a pop-up advising you to acquire some type of application but whatever you do, never acquire anything from such dubious sites.Do not obtain applications or updates from strange adverts, and stick to reliable websites. In case you were wondering why, downloads from adware generated advertisements might bring about a much more serious threat. The ad-supported application will also cause your browser to fail to load and your machine to operate much more sluggish. Ad-supported programs will only inconvenience you so we recommend you remove SearchTopic adware as quickly as possible.

How to erase SearchTopic adware

Depending on your system understanding, you may remove SearchTopic adware in two ways, either manually or automatically. We advise you to get spyware removal software for SearchTopic adware uninstallation as that would be the easiest way. You could also uninstall SearchTopic adware manually but you will have to find and get rid of it and all its associated programs yourself.


Learn how to remove SearchTopic adware from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall SearchTopic adware

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start Uninstall SearchTopic adware
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program Uninstall SearchTopic adware

b) Windows 8/8.1

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

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 Uninstall SearchTopic adware
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel Uninstall SearchTopic adware
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program Uninstall SearchTopic adware
 

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 Uninstall SearchTopic adware
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove SearchTopic adware from Internet Explorer

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

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

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

Step 4. Remove SearchTopic adware from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions Uninstall SearchTopic adware
  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 Uninstall SearchTopic adware

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

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

Step 5. Remove SearchTopic adware from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu Uninstall SearchTopic adware
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions Uninstall SearchTopic adware
  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 Uninstall SearchTopic adware
  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 Uninstall SearchTopic adware

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 Uninstall SearchTopic adware
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset Uninstall SearchTopic adware

Step 6. Remove SearchTopic adware from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu Uninstall SearchTopic adware
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions Uninstall SearchTopic adware
  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 Uninstall SearchTopic adware
  2. Delete the unwanted homepage, and put in the one you prefer.

b) Reset Safari

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

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