Remove Search Swift From Your Computer (Removal Tips)


An Introduction to Search Swift

Search Swift is a potentially unwanted program which delivers into the computer silently without your knowledge. It is capable to display advertisements and when it added to the browser, it exhibits the unwanted roles. It spoils and disrupts your internet browsing activities instead of providing useful functions. It is capable to display the advertisements like coupons, free deals, offers, banners and etc. To attract users and force them to click on the fake links.

Distribution method of the Search Swift

Search Swift is an annoying adware program. It spreads into the system via different techniques like online spam attachments, peer to peer file transfer, freeware, shareware, fake downloads links, and so on. Such type of techniques are very effective for the Search Swift to invade your system and starts some annoying activities.

Annoying activities of the Search Swift

Search Swift once get installed into your system, it starts to display fake ads and you will be get forced to click on such links. Due to this activity, you will also get redirected to other unwanted websites. It helps the cyber criminals to connect remotely for their wrong intention. They watch your all online activities and degrade the net surfing habits. Your browsing experience will also get degrade. The hackers collect your personal information and gain profit. They also generate PPC commission due to such kinds of activities.

Common symptoms of Search Swift

Pop-ups – it is nothing more annoying than to search something only to have continuous pop-up ads that take over the browsing session. Search Swift display more pop-up ads that are very irritating.

Online homepage get set to a strange new page – when you will open your internet, you will notice that the first page is different that you use. It is due the Search Swift which has installed into your computer.


The search result show more advertisements – when you start to search on your default search engine, you may see that 2 – 3 ads are matching with your search above the search results and several more ads are displaying along with that on the right side of the page.

In text ad links displayed all over the page – Search Swift shows the underlined text links all over page and you may notice that a little ad pop-up takes you to another site when you will click it.

It is important to note that, Search Swift has different kinds of activities which may be annoying and harmful for your computer. So, it is urgently required to delete this PUP from your computer.

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How to Uninstall Search Swift from Compromised System

Step:1 First of all, Reboot your PC in Safe Mode to make it safe from Search Swift

(this Guide illustrates how to restart Windows in Safe Mode in all versions.)

Step:2 Now you need to View all Hidden Files and Folders that exist on different drives

Step:3 Uninstall Search Swift from Control Panel

  • Press Start Key + R together and Type appwiz.cpl
  • appwiz

  • Now Press on OK
  • This will Open the Control Panel. Now look for Search Swift or any other Suspicious program
  • once found, Uninstall Search Swift ASAP
  • Step:4 How to Remove Search Swift from Startup Items

  • To Go to Startup Area, Click on Start Key + R
  • Type msconfig in the search area and click on Enter. A window will pop-out
  • Misconfig 1



  • In the Startup area, look for any suspicious Search Swift entries or that are from Unknown Manufacturers
  • (This is an important step and users are advised to monitor all items carefully over here before proceeding further.)
  • Step:5 How to Remove Search Swift from Localhost Files

  • Click on Start Key + R in Combination. Copy and Paste to Open hosts File
  • notepad %windir%/system32/Drivers/etc/hosts
  • Soon, you will get a list of suspicious IP’s in the bottom of the screen
  • hosts_opt-1

  • this is quite helpful in knowing if your browser has been hacked
  • Steps 6: How to Remove Search Swift and Block Pop-ups on Browsers

    How to Remove Search Swift from IE

    Open IE and Click on Tools. Now Select Manage add-ons
    IE Extension 1

    In the pane, under Toolbars and Extensions, Choose the Search Swift extensions which is to be deleted

    IE toolbar and extensions

  • Now Click on Remove or Disable Option.
  • Press Tool button and Select Internet Option
  • Internet-options

  • This will lead you to the Tab, now Select Privacy Tab, Turn on Pop-up blocker by clicking on it.
  • IE-block-pop-ups


    How to Uninstall Search Swift from Google Chrome

  • Google Chrome is to be Opened
  • Now Click on menu present at the top right corner
  • Choose Tools >> Extensions
  • Select Search Swift related Extensions and now Click on Trash icon to remove Search Swift
  • chrome-extensions 2

  • Under Advanced Settings Option, Enable Do not allow any Site to Show pop-ups. Click on Ok to apply it.
  • Chrome-not-allow-pop-ups

    How to Block Search Swift on Mozilla FF

  • Select and Open Mozilla FF, Select Search Swift or other Add-ons by clicking on Menu button
  • Mozilla Addon 1

  • In the Add-ons Manager, Select the extension related to Search Swift.
  • Mozilla Addon 2

  • Now Click on Remove to delete Search Swift permanently
  • Also Select and Check mark “Block Pop-up Windows” under po-ups in the Content Tab
  • How to Get Rid of Search Swift on Edge on Win 10

  • First of all Open MS Edge and Click on “More actions(…)” link
  • Edge-1
  • Now Select and Click on Settings In Menu under “More Actions”
  • Edge-2

  • Under Settings, screen click on View Advanced Settings button
  • Edge-3

  • In Advanced Settings, turn on Block pop-ups by toggling button to ON
  • Edge4


    Following the above Manual Steps will be effective in blocking Search Swift. However, if you are unable to accomplish these steps, click the button given below to scan your PC


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