User Guide to Remove SearchMoreKnow


Are you frustrated due to countless ads and pop ups while surfing? Is there continuous degradation in system's performance?? Are you unable even to access your machine properly? Is your anti virus program alerted with SearchMoreKnow infection? Getting trouble while opening or accessing valuable data and files? If Yes, you have reached exactly at right place as here we are going to discuss in details how you can easily get rid with SearchMoreKnow infection. Read the complete post and make your PC secure.

SearchMoreKnow is a Potentially Unwanted Program that lately recognized as an annoying adware program. It is designed by cyber criminals aiming to trap innocent user and later on make them convince to work according to their wish. Once entered, SearchMoreKnow will display numerous attractive offers, free coupons and bets deals on their frequently searched products and then ask them to click on them. These malware usually come along with unsafe pen drives, junk mail, after clicking unsafe links, p2p sharing of data and most of the time come bundled with free programs downloaded from risky and unsafe websites. You will observe numerous changes in entire PC's appearance and will even block to access even important data and files. The only motive of this SearchMoreKnow is to steal confidential data including user name, passwords and other non sharable details by tracking online activities. Hence, we recommend you to immediately remove SearchMoreKnow and make PC secure.

SearchMoreKnow will add up its malicious code in the boot section aiming to get reloaded every time when ever machine get restarted. It will add up corrupt registries in Windows Registry Editor and will even block all the running and active processes and program as well without your consent. This sneaky threat will modify default browser's settings as well always make your search result redirected to malicious and risky websites. In order to get rid with all the above mentioned system's issues, it is advised to delete SearchMoreKnow as soon as possible.


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How to Uninstall SearchMoreKnow from Compromised System

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

(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 SearchMoreKnow 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 SearchMoreKnow or any other Suspicious program
  • once found, Uninstall SearchMoreKnow ASAP
  • Step:4 How to Remove SearchMoreKnow 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 SearchMoreKnow 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 SearchMoreKnow 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 SearchMoreKnow and Block Pop-ups on Browsers

    How to Remove SearchMoreKnow 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 SearchMoreKnow 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 SearchMoreKnow from Google Chrome

  • Google Chrome is to be Opened
  • Now Click on menu present at the top right corner
  • Choose Tools >> Extensions
  • Select SearchMoreKnow related Extensions and now Click on Trash icon to remove SearchMoreKnow
  • 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 SearchMoreKnow on Mozilla FF

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

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

  • Now Click on Remove to delete SearchMoreKnow permanently
  • Also Select and Check mark “Block Pop-up Windows” under po-ups in the Content Tab
  • How to Get Rid of SearchMoreKnow 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 SearchMoreKnow. However, if you are unable to accomplish these steps, click the button given below to scan your PC


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