How to Remove OneWebSearch Redirect Virus (onewebsearch.com)

OneWebSearch is a redirect virus spread with some free programs. It hijacks web browsers Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, and redirects user’s web search to onewebsearch.com that imitates a search engine for injecting promoted links into organic search results taken from other search engines. Removing OneWebSearch might be complicated by other adware programs and unclear cause of the redirect since different ways might be used for infecting your system with this redirect. Unless you use some special removal tool, you might need to perform multiple steps and procedures before OneWebSearch will be removed.

This removal guide will help you to remove OneWebSearch either manually or with a help of OneWebSearch Removal Tool. It comes with promotional security pack that consists of FREE online support and FREE anti-spyware program active for one-year trial period and help to protect your system against malicious programs.

 

What is OneWebSearch?

OneWebSearch is an adware that redirects user’s web search to onewebsearch.com for making money out of user’s clicks on promoted links inserted into organic search results. This redirect is often installed with free programs, and it is more difficult to remove than other programs since there is no uninstaller that will kill the money flow that distributors of adware expect to get. So, you need to use different means of removing OneWebSearch redirect virus from your computer.

OneWebSearch redirect virus

Protection:

Removing adware like OneWebSearch requires some knowledge and a lot of your time since different components are installed and tricks are used along with adware programs. It is better to stop them before they are automatically installed. Always pay attention to marked check boxes since they might be set to install onewebsearch.com as your default search. Check “custom” installation option instead of going for “typical” because the last might have additional programs in the list of installed programs and some of them are adware used to monetize the program development.

 

 

OneWebSearch Removal Tool

Problems that removing OneWebSearch might present are quite numerous, and you might need to try many different procedures before it will be gone. There are some program that caused this redirect and programs and tricks that might protect it against easy removal. That is why using special removal tool might be more productive.

OneWebSearch Removal Tool makes the removal process easy, quick, and safe as compared to manual removal. It comes with free professional online assistance that helps to solve any problems that you might face during removal. This removal tool also comes with free anti-spyware program that help you to remove no only malicious programs, but legitimate keyloggers, surveillance apps, and other spyware programs as well as programs that cause displaying ads and redirecting your web browser to strange search pages like onewebsearch.com.

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Remove OneWebSearch Manually

For manual removal you need to uninstall programs related to OneWebSearch redirect and adware add-ons installed into your web browsers. Then you need to remove the redirect to onewebsearch.com from your browser settings. If it is not removed, then you might need to look for tricky redirect instructions set different places.

Use the following guide for removing OneWebSearch from your computer. Then scan your computer with antivirus program to make to remove all threats that infected your computer.

Uninstal OneWebSearch related adware programs

  • Click Start button, and then click Control Panel in the system Start menu.
  • Double-click “Add or Remove Programs” (“Programs and Features” for Win7 and Vista) in the Control Panel menu window.
  • Scroll through the program list, look for “Onewebsearch, Yontoo, BrowserDefender and other adware programs”. Highlite them and click Remove.

 

 

Remove OneWebSearch from Internet Explorer

Remove OneWebSearch add-ons from Internet Explorer Browsers

  • Start the browser and find Tools in top menu.
  • Pick Manage add-ons.
  • Select Toolbars and Extensions on left, and look for “Onewebsearch, Yontoo, BrowserDefender and other adware” add-on.
  • Select this item and click Disable. Restart your browser.

Remove onewebsearch.com redirect from IE 8

  • Start the browser and find Tools in top menu.
  • Pick Internet Options from the menu and click it.
  • In Option window open General tab, find Search section, and click Settings button.
  • Mark you preferred search provider in the providers’ list and click Set as Default button.
  • You will see a list of search providers. Select your preferred search provider and click the button Set as default.
  • Find the line with onewebsearch.com redirect, and then click Remove button.

Remove onewebsearch.com redirect from IE 9

  • Start the browser and find Tools in top menu.
  • Pick Internet Options from the menu and click it.
  • Open General tab, find Change search defaults, and click the Settings button.
  • Select your preferred provider and click Set as default button
  • Remove onewebsearch.com redirect and like from the list, and enable your favorite search provider.

 

 

Remove OneWebSearch from Firefox

Remove OneWebSearch add-on from Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Mozilla Firefox and find Tools in top menu.
  • Click it and select Add-ons.
  • Select Extensions on the sidebar.
  • Find “Onewebsearch, Yontoo, BrowserDefender and other adware” add-ons. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
  • Restart Firefox to complete the removal.

Remove onewebsearch.com redirect from Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Mozilla Firefox and enter “about.config” in URL bar.
  • Type “ Keyword.url ” in the search box and right click it.
  • Set it something different than onewebsearch.com and reset this parameter.
  • Type “browser.search.defaultengine” in the search box.
  • Right click and reset it to something different than onewebsearch.com
  • Type “browser.search.selectengine” in the search box.
  • Right click and reset it to something different than search redirect to onewebsearch.com. Then search for “browser.newtab.url”, right click it and reset to prevent automatic launching search redirected website on each new tab.
  • Restart Firefox to complete the removal.

 

 

Remove OneWebSearch from Chrome

Remove OneWebSearch add-ons from Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome and click on the Wrench icon in the top-right corner.
  • Choose Settings from the drop down list.
  • Click on Extensions on the left to display installed extensions.
  • Find and Disable/Delete add-ons “Onewebsearch, Yontoo, BrowserDefender and other adware” if found.
  • Restart your browser.

Remove onewebsearch.com redirect from Google Chrome

  • Launch the program Google Chrome and click on Wrench icon in the top-right corner.
  • Choose Settings from the drop down list.
  • Find “Search” and click on Manage search engines.
  • Select your preferred search engine and click Make default.
  • Find and replace onewebsearch.com with your preferred one.

Note: This manual removal procedure is time consuming and might be very confusing with threats like OneWebSearch. If your value your time or cannot remove this redirect virus, use OneWebSearch Removal Tool instead, and then scan your system with bundled free anti-spyware program to get rid of hidden computer infections and threats similar to OneWebSearch.

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New customers can take FREE ONE-YEAR TRIAL of our “SpyHunter” antispyware and our “Online Support” for removing malware.

  • Easily remove programs like one that infected your computer
  • Remove programs that can steal your money and private data
  • Remove adware that annoys you and compromises your privacy
  • Find and remove legitimate programs that help to spy on you

Use your FREE ANTISPYWARE for detecting and removing dangerous programs that are not addressed by conventional antivirus products.

 

 

Remove OneWebSearch Search Redirect Completely

OneWebSearch might be protected by duplicating redirect in your Hosts or desktop links links to your web browsers, or local network settings. If you cannot get rid of it by changing your browser settings, then look at your host file and remove redirect if found. Read this article to find out how to remove redirects from you Hosts file. Also check article about hijacked proxy, and check if anything is placed into you browsers’ desktop link path after [browser_name].exe.

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