Do you know what MyAllSearch is?
MyAllSearch is a browser plugin that you have probably downloaded from its official website myallsearch.com. If you have installed it rather carelessly, it is not surprising that you notice that your search engine and homepage have been changed to myallsearch.com. You will not be able to perform any changes unless you get rid of MyAllSearch browser plugin. Actually, you should do that for the sake of your computer’s security because the websites where you might end up using myallsearch.com search engine are not all reliable. Do not be afraid if you are not sure how to get rid of MyAllSearch; read throughout this article and find out how to do that.
Even though you will be able to search for Images, Videos, Torrents, Downloads, and even Blogs, you should still not keep this software on your system. It might be even true that MyAllSearch browser plugin will attract various kinds of threats on your system. For instance, if you select to search for Downloads or Torrents and install the suggested files on your PC, there is a huge possibility that undesirable programs will be installed as well. Firstly, all this data is not monitored by anyone and thus might be used by cyber criminals to distribute malware. As you can see, this browser plugin is not as innocent as it might seem from the first sight, which is why we definitely recommend erasing it from your computer.MyAllSearch screenshot
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Even though this software claims that it is not going to collect personally identifiable information, you should know that it is going to collect some of the non-personal data regarding your browsing habits as other Conduit products do. Thus, you have a right to know that such information as the websites that you visit, the content that you access, and your search queries might be recorded and collected. This data is used in order to display you various sponsored links among the decent search results. Unfortunately, you will have to erase MyAllSearch entirely in order to stop its activities.
If you have not downloaded MyAllSearch yourself, it might be very true that it has entered your system together with other applications. This usually happens when you do not monitor the installation process and just keep clicking the Next button all the time. Even if you have already installed this software on your system, you should definitely not keep it there because it might trick you into entering unsafe websites and thus infecting the system.
You can always remove MyAllSearch if you are not satisfied with it. However, if you do not know how to do that, you should know that you can use the instructions provided below. Automatic malware removers will also help you to get rid of MyAllSearch. Thus, it is just your decision which method to use.
How to get rid of MyAllSearch
- Open the Start menu.
- Select Control Panel.
- Click Add or Remove Programs.
- Locate the application and then click Remove.
Windows 7 and Vista
- Click the Start button to open the menu.
- Select Control Panel and then go to Uninstall a program.
- Right-click on MyAllSearch and then select Uninstall.
- Click on the corner where the Start button originally was.
- Select Control Panel from the list.
- Click Uninstall a program.
- Right-click on the useless software.
- Click Uninstall.
- Launch your browser and tap Alt+T.
- Select Internet Options.
- Click the Advanced tab and then click the Reset button.
- Mark Delete personal settings.
- Click the Reset button again.
- Open your browser and tap Alt+H.
- Select Troubleshooting information from the Help menu.
- Select Reset Firefox.
- Click Reset Firefox button again in the dialog box.
- Open your browser.
- Tap Alt+H.
- Select Settings.
- Scroll down and then select Show advanced settings.
- Click Reset browser settings.
- Click the Reset button again.
In non-techie terms:
MyAllSearch toolbar might seem extremely useful from the first sight because it enabled to search for different kinds of information in just one click. However, it is not a very beneficial service, which is why we recommend erasing it from your system as soon as possible. You should especially do that if it has entered your system without your permission. Do you want to avoid similar applications in the future? Do not forget to keep an antimalware tool enabled.