Conduit Search is a browser hijacker that has been attacking PCs within more that 1 year already. It hijacks the home page of your browser, so whenever you open it you will sea search.conduit.com in startup. This search.conduit.com site is also used as an independent search engine. Sometimes the search is carried through search.conduit.com/corse domain. In this guide you will find out how to remove Conduit Search virus from your computer.
Conduit Search hijacker is a computer infection which gets into PCs as a result of user installing some other freeware program which was initially downloaded over the Internet. There are many of such sites that offer free software downloads, including CNet, Softonic, and many smaller software download portals. Many of free programs offered there for downloads are often bundled with all kinds of additional programs, and if you aren’t careful when installing them the chances are that you will bring all kinds of extras into your computer.
Conduit Search virus comes into computers mainly as explained above – through drive-by installation of free programs which are bundled with all kinds of browser hijackers, add-ons, extensions, adware programs, etc. Once installed, Conduit Search appears in each new search tab you open in your browser, offering you to start your search with search.conduit.com or search.conduit.com/corse. This unwanted intrusion into your PC makes the performance of your system very slow, especially when it comes to the work of your browser.
What’s really bad in Conduit Search is that it is related to many other adware programs, unwanted toolbars owned by it, which in their turn may redirect you to some websites with poor reputation. As a result, your computer may become seriously infected.
The problem with Conduit Search browser hijacker is that it has all kinds of built-in protection modules that make it really difficult for users to get rid of it. As a result, today there are many people who can’t get rid of search.conduit.com/corse from their PC, no matter what antivirus programs they run. We recommend you to scan your PC with GridinSoft Trojan Killer as explained below to remove this malware from your computer.
Conduit Search malware remover:
Conduit Search removal steps:
- Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer through the direct download button above.
- Install the program and scan your computer with it.
- At the end of scan click “Apply” to get rid of all files and registry entries associated with Conduit Search infection and related adware.
- Shut down all your browsers affected by search.conduit.com/corse malware.
- In Trojan Killer click “Tools” and choose “Reset browser settings“.
- Specify those browser you want to be reset by Trojan Killer and click “Reset browser settings” again.