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Search-results.com Removal Guide – Get Rid of Search-results.com now

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on September 26th, 2012 | Leave a comment

Search-results.com disguises itself as a legitimate search engine website. Recently, many users encounter a problem that their web browser is redirected to Search-results.com constantly. Though the site itself will not damage the computer or steal information, it is dangerous to be redirected all the time. The redirect is due to browser hijacker virus that promotes various websites so that the hackers could be paid back from those sites. A browser hijack virus could attach to freeware or shareware so as to access a pc easily. Search-results.com redirect virus could cause endless pop ups and redirect search results. Such virus may be involved in stealing information, too. So it is highly recommended to remove Search-results.com redirect virus as soon as possible.

How can you remove Search-results.com virus?
What way you should use to get rid of the virus depends on how much you know about windows system and computer. For example, experts could troubleshoot the problem on their own while common users prefer to use some automatic program.

How to delete search-results.com manually
Manual removal involves finding out files and registry entries created by the adware. Luckily, we will tell you which files and registry entries should be removed, so you just need to figure out how to remove them completely.
1. Files created by search-results.com

%ProgramFiles%\search-results\saishook.dll
%ProgramFiles%\180search Assistant\sauhook.dll
%ProgramFiles%\search-results\saaphook.dll
%ProgramFiles%\search-results\salmhook.dll
%ProgramFiles%\search-results\saiehook.dll
%ProgramFiles%\search-results\sachook.dll
%ProgramFiles%\ZangoClient\zanuhook.dll
%Windir%\Downloaded Program Files\ClientAX.dll
%Windir%\Downloaded Program Files\ClientAX.inf
%Windir%\salmhook.dll

2. Registry entries added by search-results.com

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{21B4ACC4-8874-4AEC-AEAC-F567A249B4D4}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID
\{0AC49246-419B-4EE0-8917-8818DAAD6A4E}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID
\{21B4ACC4-8874-4AEC-AEAC-F567A249B4D4}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID
\{99410CDE-6F16-42ce-9D49-3807F78F0287}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface
\{2B0ECEAC-F597-4858-A542-D966B49055B9}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface
\{7B178417-3CDA-444F-94FF-312C0A3A78A8}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface
\{DDEA2E1D-8555-45E5-AF09-EC9AA4EA27AD}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface
\{F1F1E775-1B21-454D-8D38-7C16519969E5}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib
\{5B6689B5-C2D4-4DC7-BFD1-24AC17E5FCDA}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib
\{68BF4626-D66B-4383-A6AF-62E57E9B6CD4}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\ClientAX.ClientInstaller
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\ClientAX.ClientInstaller.1
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\ClientAX.RequiredComponent
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\ClientAX.RequiredComponent.1
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\ncmyb.SABHO
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\ncmyb.SABHO.1
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Code Store Database
\Distribution Units\{99410CDE-6F16-42ce-9D49-3807F78F0287}

Best Way to Remove Search-results.com
Manual removal is an option for removing Search-results.com, but it is not only difficult but also hazardous. Moreover, it cannot do a complete deletion due to that some viruses may be hidden. Therefore, we strongly recommend you to download  Spyware Cease. It is an effective and complete way to remove Search-results.com. The basic steps are:
1. Download and install Spyware Cease. Make sure you have saved and shut down all the programs that are running currently on your PC.
2. Click “Scan” button to check out your computer thoroughly.
3. Once the Search-results.com is detected, click “Remove” to clean up it.

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