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How to Remove Redirect?

Postby Ivy » 2015-01-26 22:44

This article contains step-to-step instruction on how to remove redirect homepage from your computer and uninstall ezsearches toolbar from your web browser. Please read more.

What is redirect? is a browser search engine which mimics Google search. It is ad-supported search engine that will go to monitor and collect your personal information including the search habit, IP, search items and more to favor your with more precise advertisement.

This kind of redirect is often promoted via other free downloads, that’s probably why people are usually unaware of how and when this gate-crasher comes to install on their browsers. is not related to any virus or malware infection, but due to its stealthy behavior like change your default browser settings without any obvious notifications, some antivirus programs category it as potential unwanted program.

Below is a screenshot of redirect: redirect.jpg is designed to distribute advertisements and sponsored links in your search results, and may collect search terms from your search queries for commercial purpose. redirect is compatible with Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome. Once installed on the web browser, will appear as the homepage, and when open a new tab; it will also show the redirect. If you find your homepage being redirected to, you are highly recommended to follows instruction below to repair the homepage and search engine. Redirect Quick Remove Guide:

Step 1 > Remove related toolbar from Windows Control Panel.

Follow the instruction that corresponds to your operating system to uninstall the toolbar

• Windows XP: Go to Start> Control Panel> Add Remove programs> Look for related toolbar, such as smart address bar> Click on Remove.

• Windows 7/Vista: Go to Start> Control panel> Uninstall a program/Programs and Features> Look for related toolbar, such as smart address bar > click on Uninstall.

Step > 2: Repair your browser settings.

Remove redirect in Internet Explorer:

1. Open Internet Explorer. Go to Tools >> Manage Add-ons.

Select Toolbars and Extensions. Uninstall everything related to from the list: ezsearches toolbar, smart address bar, etc.

2. Select Search Providers. First of all, choose Bing, Google or Yahoo search engine and make it your default search provider (set as default). Then select Search the web (ezsearches search) and click Remove button to uninstall it (lower right corner of the window).

3. Go to Tools Internet Options. Select General tab and click Use default button or enter your own website, e.g. instead of Click OK to save the changes.


Remove redirect in Google Chrome:

1. In Google Chrome click the wrench icon, navigate to Tools > Extensions and remove ezsearches extension from the list by clicking on the small trash can icon that will appear when you point the cursor over it.

2. Please continue and then go to Google Chrome Settings, in the “On Startup” area, please click on Set pages

You will be forwarded to Startup pages, in this page, please click on the X button to delete startup page.

3. Please g to Google Chrome Settings again, under “Search” click on “Manage search engines…”: If you see ezsearches Search as default, please click on a different option (Google, Bing etc.), make it default, and then remove ezsearches by clicking the small ‘x’ icon.


Remove redirect in Firefox:

1. Open Mozilla Firefox. Go to Tools >> Add-ons.

2.Select Extensions. Uninstall the following extension: ezsearches To remove ezsearches Toolbar.

3. Click the small magnifier icon at the right top corner. Select Manage Search Engines… from the list.

4. Select Search the web (ezsearches) and click Remove button. Click OK to save the changes.

5. Go to Tools >> Options. Under the General tab reset the startup homepage.


Step 3> Run Cloud System Booster to clean junk files, registry entries added by

Cloud System Booster is designed to clean up and optimize Windows operation system with one-click boost mode, by throwing out junk files, optimizing system services, cleaning up installed apps and repairing registry errors. You are highly recommended to download and install Cloud System Booster free or Pro version to get rid of junk files.

1. Download and install the paid or free version of Cloud System Booster System maintenance & optimizer software.


2. After you install the program, please open it, click on the Quick Carebutton on the main screen to run a quick scan.

        quick care.png

3. Once the scan completes, there will come out a result screen, please click Clean button there to remove these junk files, malicious registry entries, etc to make sure the computer system is clean.
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