Desktop Search Removal Guide

Do you know what Desktop Search is?

We recognize Desktop Search as an advertisement-supported program, and, once installed, it is likely to inject ads into the sites you browse. While it is possible to download this Unique Solutions program from, it is more likely that you will download it using the services of third-party software distributors. In either case, you might be offered to install other programs, and we do not recommend installing them. In fact, we do not recommend installing Desktop Search either. If this app was installed already, it is best to remove it from your operating system. Do not worry if you do not know how to delete Desktop Search from your PC, because we can help you with this.Desktop Search Removal GuideDesktop Search screenshot
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According to recent research, Finance Alert, Celebrity Alert, and tens of other programs alike are identical to Desktop Search. We advise removing all of these ad-supported programs because they all can expose you to the same risks. Needless to say, it is possible that some users will be able to use this software without encountering security problems, but you must keep in mind that you might be unaware of these problems even if you come face to face with them. Would you rush to remove Desktop Search if it presented you with an interesting offer? It is more likely that you would check this offer first, and one click might be enough to get your operating system infected with malware. Even though some ads and offers might be harmless, it is best to remove Desktop Search to avoid the ads that could be malicious. Some users are certain that they will always be able to tell when a malicious ad comes along; however, cyber criminals are known for developing harmless-looking ads. In this situation, it is better to stay safe than sorry.

Even if Desktop Search does not start showing ads right away, the services of this program are extremely questionable. Even though this program is supposed to help you search the web more securely, we believe that you should remove Desktop Search in order to stay safe. Even though this might sound contradictory, this adware can open up security backdoors, which is why you should not trust it as a security tool. When it comes to the removal of Desktop Search, most users choose the manual removal option. Most users should be able to delete Desktop Search from their operating system manually, but we do not recommend this option if other threats are active on your operating system. In this case, it is very important to install automatic malware detection and removal software.

Delete Desktop Search

Delete from Windows 8/Windows 8.1

  1. Click Search on the Charm bar (in Metro UI).
  2. Open the Control Panel menu and select Uninstall a program.
  3. Right-click the program you wish to remove and select Uninstall.

Delete from Windows Vista/Windows 7

  1. Click the Windows button on the Taskbar and click Control Panel.
  2. Select Uninstall a program and right-click Desktop Search.
  3. Click the Uninstall button to remove this program from your PC.

Delete from Windows XP

  1. Click Start on the Taskbar and select Control Panel.
  2. Double-click Add or Remove Programs.
  3. Select the undesirable application and click Remove.

In non-techie terms:

Desktop Search is supposed to help you browse the web, but it was found that this advertisement-supported program could showcase suspicious ads. Any interaction with these ads could be dangerous for your own virtual security, which is why we advise against it. Of course, the best thing you can do is remove Desktop Search from your operating system, and the manual removal guide above serves as the first step. After this, it is wise to implement an automatic malware remover to get rid of the remaining infections and to protect you from other threats.