Hey there! Can I get your help with something about my laptop? Something weird happen to my laptop and I don’t know how to get rid of it. This morning I just turn on my computer and surf on the internet as usual, but what is weird that when I open chrome, then it immediately comes to Luckysearch123.com. I know nothing about this website and I have never seen it before. Then I close my browser then open it again, it always redirects me to that webpage. How could I get rid of it? Please help!!!
Always Gets Luckysearch123.com on computer – How to get rid of it?
Many people now would like make use of the Internet to earn money and some hacker would create some kind of virus then distribute the virus on the Internet. When you surf on the Internet, if you visit some unsafe websites or accidently click on some malicious pop-up ads, your device could get infected by some harmful virus. Is this Luckysearch123.com webpage one kind of virus? This webpage is a browser hijacker which is as harmful as virus. It also could mess up the infected computer just like malicious virus. This browser hijacker usually infects popular browsers like Google chrome, Edge, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Once the browser gets infected, settings of the infected browser will be changed. And when the infected browser gets running, it will always redirect to the browser hijacker webpage. The browser hijacker webpage has been set as default homepage. You may have no ability to change it back to the previous one. And the search engine of the infected browser has also been changed. Please keep in mind don’t make a search on this Luckysearch123.com browser hijacker. Because when you make a search on this browser hijacker, the result you got may not relate to your search keyword and you will see many pop up ads on your screen. If you click on any one of the pop up ads, you may get other infections like malware and Trojan virus.
Image for this browser hijacker
As you could see that this browser hijacker just looks like a normal one but you should not ignore it and keep it stay on your computer. This browser hijacker is very malicious that could slow down your computer, if you don’t remove it immediately, your computer may crash down. Once your computer gets infected by this Luckysearch123.com browser hijacker, it will take a long time to start up and it will take times to load. Also, it could add some strange toolbars and install some strange extensions to your browser to get its goal. It has the ability to monitor your online activity and then get your personal data like Contacts, locations and login passwords. This is so bad to your privacy. Thus it is necessary to remove this Luckysearch123.com browser hijacker with hesitate.
How does this browser hijacker infect my computer
You may get this Luckysearch123.com browser hijacker in the following situations:
You received an unknown email telling you some weird messages and there is an attachment in this email. Due to the curiosity, you will click and download the attachment. But you never know that you have downloaded the browser hijacker at the same time.
When you surf on the Internet, you clicked on the pop-up ads accidently. After you clicked on the ads, you can get browser hijacker. The ads may contain the Luckysearch123.com browser hijacker. Once you click on it, the browser hijacker will be downloaded to your computer silently.
You downloaded a freeware on the Internet, but you don’t know that the browser hijacker has been bundled with the freeware you downloaded. When you downloaded and installed the freeware to your computer, you will download the Luckysearch123.com browser hijacker at the same time and you know nothing about it.
The characteristics of Browser Hijacker
– Install some strange add-ons and extensions to your browser.
– Slow down your browsed speed or even make your browser crash down
– Many annoying pop-ups are injected with the website you are visiting
– Other unwanted programs may be installed without your permission
– May record your browse habits and get your confidential information like banking detail, home address and phone number
If you find any symptoms listed above showing on your computer, then your computer must be suffered with a browser hijacker that causes you keep being redirecting to this Luckysearch123.com. Welcome to contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts for manual removal guide. Also, we will provide a short removal guide below for computer literate.
The way to remove Browser Hijacker (For Computer Literate)
There is a removal guide of Browser Hijacker provided here; however, expertise is required during the process of removal, please make sure you are capable to do it by yourself.
1st: Press “Ctrl + Alt + Delete” keys together to open Windows Task Manager, then end all Luckysearch123.com running processes. One of processes called random.
2nd: Please find Folder Option in Control Panel, tap View, then select Show hidden files and folders, non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended). Then click OK.
3rd: Go back to desktop then click on Start, then click on Control Panel
Then click on Add and Remove Programs, and find the program related to the Luckysearch123.com browser hijacker then try to remove it.
4th: Change your homepage in your browser (Take Mozilla Firefox as an Example)
Click on the button which has tree lines, then click on Options
Then type the URL you want into Home page box and then close this Options tab.
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Do not think twice when you want to remove this Luckysearch123.com browser hijacker. This browser should be removed without delay. Once the browser hijacker infects the computer, it will alter the settings of the browser, default homepage and search engine. Every time you open your browser, you will keep being redirected to this browser hijacker webpage and restarting your computer won’t help to get rid of it. And when you search something on this browser hijacker, you will see many pop up ads that may be other infections. If you click on it, your computer will get infected immediately. What is worse, the browser hijacker could spy on your online activity then get your personal data. It would be a big trouble. Therefore, remove this Luckysearch123.com browser hijacker as soon as you can is so important for you.
Published by Karen Lawrence & last updated on November 27, 2016 7:36 am