Search Safer is a program that promises web browser protection against malicious websites. However, it is adware that displays annoying ads in web browsers and is often installed without user’s consent along with free programs from websites that employ bundling practices for monetizing. Search Safer is not malicious, however adware is not safe either because tracking of your web browsing history might cause some privacy problems if your profile is shared among promoters. Besides that, Search Safer can waste your web traffic for activities that you don’t really need. If you want to get rid of Search Safer ads and deals displayed in your Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer, then you need to remove Search Safer extensions, add-ons, and browser helper objects installed in these web browsers. You also need to remove similarly named Windows application just as you would remove any other Windows program. You can remove Search Safer components manually by following this guide. However, other adware that might be present in a bundle or installed somehow else can bring you a hard time since you need to see what to kill first. SpyHunter offers a free scanner that shows you all you need, and it can automatically remove Search Safer and other malware form your infected computer.
If you want to remove Search Safer ads, other malicious programs, and protect your computer against future infections, then use SpyHunter. This security software is one of the best and offers reliable real-time protection. It helps to keep your web browser clean and safe. SpyHunter provides very useful scan results that you can use for manual Search Safer removal if you prefer to manually remove Search Safer components and other malicious files and settings that are found.
What is Search Safer?
Search Safer is a program that offers browser protection in exchange for annoying ads displayed by bundled adware. While this program is not malicious, it is often deceptively installed with free programs that come with a download clients used for bundling. It wraps a free program installed with optional Search Safer set for automatic installation. The distribution of adware is profitable, and free program developers get some profit from promoters that use Search Safer for advertising. That is why its installation is tricky for computer users when some unwanted program sneaks in without any warning. Removing Search Safer is a problem for computer users without experience in adware removal. However, even if you never did it before, you can still easily remove Search Safer by following this removal guide.
Protection against deceptively installed adware:
Protect your computer with programs like SpyHunter that can trace installation process, warn you on threats, and remove malware on your demand. Otherwise, you need to pay attention to EULAs and check boxes placed in setup wizard and download clients related to a free program that you download. It helps you to notice additional programs bundled to the one you get. Always use “custom” installation instead of “typical”, or “normal” since these options might hide adware programs.
Search Safer Adware Removal ToolSearch Safer Removal Tool is a part of SpyHunter that easily remove Search Safer and other malicious programs found on your computer. It detects all malicious elements and tracking cookies related to Search Safer malware. Free scanner shows you all the details and helps to delete Search Safer components manually if you want. This software is timely updated and offers a free professional support for removing mutating viruses. It helps to remove stubborn PUP (potentially unwanted programs) and spyware, protects DNS connection, your web browsers, ActiveX components, and other system elements form malware infection. SpyHunter helps to guard your computer against Search Safer and other threats. It protects your security and privacy.
Remove Search Safer Ads Manually
You need to uninstall all the Search Safer components manually. First you need to uninstall the program using “Add/Remove programs”. Then you need to remove web browser add-on components that belong to Search Safer.
Use the following guide for manual removal. Then scan your computer with anti-malware and anti-virus software to make sure that other threats are found and removed.
Uninstall Search Safer on Windows 8
- On Metro screen click on "Search" icon. Then, type "Remove Program" in the input box and click on "Uninstall a program" menu option.
- Select "Search Safer" program and click "Uninstall" button at the top of the list.
Optional: If on a desktop, right click "Start" button (or the lower left corner) to open the "Quick Access Menu". Then find and click on "Programs and Features"
Optional: Click on "Control Panel" option. Find and click "Uninstall a Program" link in the menu list placed under "Programs" menu option.
Uninstall Search Safer on Windows 7, Vista
- Click on "Start" button at the bottom left corner of the desktop and select "Control Panel" option on the right
- Click on "Programs and Features" menu option in the Control Panel
- Search the program list and highlight Search Safer program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall Search Safer on Windows XP
Uninstalling Search Safer from Windows XP is very similar to one shown above. There are minor differences in a process:
- Click on "Start" button at the bottom left corner of the desktop.
- Select "Control Panel" in the menu on the right
- Find and double-click "Add/Remove Programs" list item in the Control Panel
- Search the program list and click on Search Safer program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove Search Safer from Chrome
Remove Search Safer extensions from Google Chrome
- Start Google Chrome and click on Menu icon in the top-right corner. Select Settings in the drop down list.
- Click on Extensions on the left to display installed Chrome extensions. Find Search Safer extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove Search Safer from Firefox
Remove Search Safer add-on from Mozilla Firefox
- Open Mozilla Firefox and click Menu icon at the top-right corner. Click on Add-ons icon.
- Select Extensions on the sidebar. Find Search Safer add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove Search Safer from Internet Explorer
Remove Search Safer extensions from Internet Explorer
- Start Internet Explorer click Tools icon in the top-right corner.
- Click on Manage add-ons option.
- Select Toolbars and Extensions tab on left, right-click on Search Safer, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
Note: This manual removal procedure for Search Safer is easy to follow. Other malware and adware programs might be present on your computer, and you need other guides to remove them. Search Safer Removal Tool makes it easy for you to detect and remove other malicious programs quickly and efficiently.
Remove Search Safer Adware Infection Completely
Search Safer adware might be spread in a bundle with other like programs. As a result, your system might be also infected with malicious programs used by cyber criminals for stealing money and illegal activities. After you remove Search Safer adware you have to run full anti-virus scan with an updated version of your antivirus. Then it is a good idea to scan your system with anti-malware program like SpyHunter 4. This software offers a free scanner that helps with manual removal, and you can opt for automated removal, professional support, and anti-malware protection.