Delete Search Mine virus

Warning! Search Mine virus is a very dangerous malware and it will drop tons of threats on the computer, so the highest priority is scanning the computer with Anti-malware tools. Here we recommend tools :
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Research Report on Search Mine virus Virus

Search Mine virus is a browser hijacker with a surface of search engine so that people will keep it even when they find it is right here on their computers. What is more, Search Mine virus could redirect the whole web traffic and make profits for malicious sites. And you should not keep it on your pc any longer. Following article will give a detail introduction about Search Mine virus.

How does Search Mine virus work?

First, Search Mine virus will fake as a browser search engine and replace your home page with its dresses by force. If you don’t want to use it, it will prohibit all your browsing activities. And when you want to change the search engine back, you can’t because it has change all your settings and you have no change to know how to do it. Besides, it will surge your browsers with numerous ads and dazzles your eyes with these ads.

What will Search Mine virus cause on your pc?

I believe that you could easily guess what is the purpose of Search Mine virus. It want to lead you to the changing results and make you visit the sites which pay for its service. And then, if you do it as it wishes, your pc will soon be damaged with so many exotic items brought by these sites, including virus, shareware, freeware, or adware.

You should remove Search Mine virus from your pc as soon as possible. To avoid the barrier set by its developer, we provide some guides here. Please check them.

Troubles Made by Search Mine virus

  • Your PC become extremely sluggish and BSOD error may occur constantly
  • It downloads unwanted applications without permission
  • Nasty browser extension will be injected on browsers and won’t go away
  • It alters your files in Registry to cause system bugs
  • It downloads hijacker to infect your browsers and reroutes to unwanted sites
  • Your private information can be exposed by spyware dropped Search Mine virus

Guides to Help uninstall Search Mine virus for

Windows & Mac OS Users

 

Part 1 Guide to Remove Search Mine virus from Windows OS

Part 2 – Remove Search Mine virus from Mac OS

 

 

Note! Some Steps May Need You to Restart Web Browser or Computer, Please Press Ctrl + D keys to Bookmark This Page Before You Begin

Part 1 Guide to Remove Search Mine virus from Windows OS


Removal Method –Manually Remove Search Mine virus (For Users with PC Expert Skills)

Warning!

Manual Removal involves changing the registry and if you have no enough experience and techniques in computer operation, you may cause a serious trouble on the PC with this methods. Then we recommend Anti-malware tools here:

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Step-1 Remove Search Mine virus from your browser (Chrome, Firefox, IE, Edge).

  • Detect certain Extensions and Remove them.

On Chrome

Run Chrome >click the “Menu” button> select “Settings

Click “Extensions“> click the “trash can icon”

 

On Mozilla Firefox

Run Firefox> click the “Menu” button> click the “Add-ons” button

select Extensions or Add-ons panel >click Disable or Remove button

On Internet Explorer

Run Firefox> click the “Menu” button> click the “Manage Add-ons” button

 

click “Extensions“> click the “Disable”

On Microsoft Edge

Edge browser doesn’t support extensions now. As a Microsoft Edge users, you can skip this step and turn to step-2 directly .

 

Step-2 Uninstall Search Mine virus associated software from PC system.

(for all-version Windows OS)

1. Press “Windows + R” keys on your keyboard to open Run window;

2.Put in appwiz.cpl and press OK key to view the programs list in Control Panel;

3. Select all suspicious software you want to remove and click Uninstall.

Step-3 Delete malicious registry entries added by virus and malware from Registry.

1. Press “Windows + R” keys on your keyboard to open Run window;

2. Put in “Regedit ” and press OK;

3. Press “CTRL + F” keys and put in the name of virus or malware to locate and delete its malicious files.

If you cannot find out the files through this way, please manually locate these entries:

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\virus name
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon “Shell” = “%AppData%\.exe”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run ‘Random’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\WindowsNT\CurrentVersion\Random

Warning! In this step, you may not find out all the files given by viruses or malware or you may accidentally delete the system registry files, which will lead to unsuccessful removal or huge damage on the computer system. Once again, if you are not an expert users, do not remove Search Mine virus manually.


Easy Way- Use Anti-malware

If you are not an advanced PC users with rich experience and knowledge on handling PC virus, we highly recommend you to use the following professional Malware Scanner to see if you have Search Mine virus. You’ve got two offers here, try either of them to fix your computer now:

Step-1 Install SpyHunter Anti-Malware to scan Search Mine virus.

They are both Clean and easy-operated tools and you can choose the one you like to scan Search Mine virus or other malware from your computer.

1. Click the button below to download SpyHunter Anti-Malware and check SpyHunter’s EULA and Privacy Policy:

(Note: If your computer have already installed another anti-malware software, they may block this download due to False Positive detection. Please shut down these software or just uninstall it, then come back here and click to download again. It will work. )

The scanner is free. If it detects a virus or malware, you’ll need to purchase its full version to remove it. Here we just provide you best recommendation but we the maker of this app.

2. After downloaded, double-click SpyHunter-Installer to start installing SpyHunter Anti-Malware.

 

3. When SpyHunter Anti-Malware is installed, run a Start Scan Now to detect virus and malware:

Step-2 Install WiperSoft Anti-Malware to safeguard entire computer

(This step will help fix all the registry error and system bugs.WiperSoft Anti-Malware is the best option. It guides the PC from the viruses infection and malware re-activated. And it can periodically maintain the system for you. It is a good choice for users who has busy schedule and little knowledge here.)

1. Click this link: Download or the button below to download WiperSoft Anti-Malware safely:

 

(Note: If your computer have already installed another anti-malware software, they may block this download due to False Positive detection. Please shut down these software or just uninstall it, then come back here and click to download again. It will work. )

The scanner is free. If it detects a virus or malware, you’ll need to purchase its full version to remove it.

2-Double-click WiperSoft-installer.exe to start the installation, and click “Scan Now” to detect all files related to Search Mine virus:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3-After WiperSoft completes the scan, you could solve all related problem.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Part 2 – Remove Search Mine virus from Mac OS

Manual Removal Guide:

Warning!

Manual Removal involves changing the registry and if you have no enough experience and techniques in computer operation, you may cause a serious trouble on the Mac OS with this methods. So We recommend you to download anti-malware tools to try.

Click Here to Download Tool for Mac OS

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Note: The scanner is free. If it detects a virus or malware, you’ll need to purchase its full version to remove it. Here we just provide you best recommendation but we the maker of this app.

Step1: Find and delete malicious files related to Search Mine virus in “Library”: Finder >> Go >>Library

You may see the following files in Library:

/Library/Application Support/Search Mine virus/

~/Library/Internet Plug-Ins/Search Mine virus NPAPIPlugin.plugin

/Library/PrivilegedHelperTools/Jack

/Library/InputManagers/CTLoader/

/System/Library/Frameworks/Search Mine virus.framework

Step-2. Uninstall suspicious applications that may be connected with Search Mine virus: Finder >>Applications >> Move to Trash

Step-3. Delete suspicious extensions associated with Search Mine virus from Safari: ‘Safari’ >> ‘Preferences’>> extensions >> select suspicious extensions and click Uninstall


Easy Guide :

 

Install Professional Anti-malware Tool – Try ComboCleaner Anti-virus to scan your computer:

Please check ComboCleaner’s EULA and Privacy Policy

1. Click this link: Download Combo Cleaner Anti-virus or the button below to download and install Combo Cleaner Anti-virus safely:

(Note: If your computer have already installed another anti-malware software, they may block this download due to False Positive detection. Please shut down these software or just uninstall it, then come back here and click to download again. It will work. )

Note: The scanner is free. If it detects a virus or malware, you’ll need to purchase its full version to remove it. Here we just provide you best recommendation but we the maker of this app.

2. When Combo Cleaner Anti-virus is installed, you could Start Scan your Mac to search all virus and malware on Antivirus tab.


Any careless behavior will bring in Search Mine virus. Please keep in mind that you should keep away from the spam email, illegal website, and unlicensed software, or anything of unreliable source.

Besides, regular security scan on the PC is recommended. And we recommend you to reserve the functional and healthy security programs to assist you. The tools recommended on this article can be a great assistant. Wish you a clean computer environment!

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