I want to know complete details about Search Adventure? Yesterday i was surfing the web then it appeared on my screen and asked me to install its free extension. It displayed that it will allow me to change the background of the search results and provides thrilling search results. It looks very attractive and i want to download it but my friend said that it is a fake program. Can i download the extensions of Search Adventure? Is it legitimate? Please Help me.
Search Adventure is recognized as adware or potentially unwanted program which claims to provide the thrilling experience of web surfing to the users. It will appear during your surfing session and makes promotion of the free program. Search Adventure uses malignant tricks to convince the users to download the free extensions and claims that it is compatible with Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer etc. In the first look, it seems attractive but it is not trustworthy. These alerts are displayed by the hackers for promotional purpose and they get commission on every download by the users. In fact, it will not allow you to surf the web normally and generates floods of advertisements on the screen. Thus, if you have accidentally installed Search Adventure in your system then try to uninstall it quickly.
Step:1 Remove Search Adventure or any Suspicious Program from Control Panel resulting in Pop-ups
- Click on Start and in Menu, Select Control Panel.
- In Control Panel, Search for Search Adventure or any suspicious program
- Once found, Click to Uninstall Search Adventure or related program from list of Programs
- However, if you are not sure do not Uninstall it as this will remove it permanently from the system.
Step:2 How to Reset Google Chrome to Remove Search Adventure
- Open Google Chrome browser on your PC
- On the top right corner of the browser you will see 3 stripes option, click on it.
- After that click on Settings from the list of menus available on chrome’s panel.
- At the end of the page, a button is available with option to “Reset settings”.
- Click on the button and get rid of Search Adventure from your Google Chrome.
How to Reset Mozilla Firefox to Uninstall Search Adventure
- Open Mozilla Firefox web browser and click on the options icon with 3 stripes sign and also click on help option with (?) mark.
- Now click on “Troubleshooting Information” from the given list.
- Within the upper right corner of the next window you can find “Refresh Firefox” button, click on it.
- To reset your Mozilla Firefox browser simply click on “Refresh Firefox” button again, after which all unwanted changes made by Search Adventure will be removed automatically.
Steps to Reset Internet Explorer to Get Rid of Search Adventure
- You need to close all Internet Explorer windows which are currently working or open.
- Now open Internet Explorer again and click on Tools button, with wrench icon.
- Go to the menu and click on Internet Options.
- A dialogue box will appear, then click on Advanced tab on it.
- Saying Reset Internet Explorer Settings, click on Reset again.
- When IE applied the default settings then, click on Close. And then click OK.
Restart the PC is a must for taking effect on all the changes you have made.
Step:3 How to Protect your PC from Search Adventure in Near Future
Steps to Turn On Safe Browsing Features
Internet Explorer: Activate SmartScreen Filter against Search Adventure
- This can be done on IE Versions 8 and 9. It mailnly helps in detecting Search Adventure while browsing
- Launch IE
- Choose Tools in IE 9. If you are using IE 8, Find Safety option in Menu
- Now Select SmartScreen Filter and opt for Turn on SmartScreen Filter
- Once done, Restart IE
How to Enable Phishing and Search Adventure Protection on Google Chrome
- Click on Google Chrome browser
- Select Customize and Control Google Chrome (3-Bar Icon)
- Now Choose Settings from the option
- In the Settings Option, Click on Show advanced Settings which can be found at the bottom of the Setup
- Select Privacy Section and click on Enable Phishing and Malware Protection
- Now Restart Chrome, this will keep your browser safe from Search Adventure
How to Block Search Adventure Attack and Web Forgeries
- Click to Load Mozilla Firefox
- Press on Tools on Top Menu and Select options
- Choose Security and enable check mark on following
- warn me when some site installs add-ons
- Block reported Web forgeries
- Block reported attack Sites
If still Search Adventure exists on your system, Scan your PC to detect and Get Rid of it
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