Do you know what Search.anysearchresults.com is?
You might one day find Search.anysearchresults.com set on your browsers. It might become your new homepage, default search tool, and New Tab URL. These changes will be applied to your Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome without your permission, so Search.anysearchresults.com is usually classified as a browser hijacker. We have to admit that it looks like a decent search tool at first glance; however, we still cannot let you use it to perform web searches because it is not exactly what it seems to be. We do not know a single reliable search tool that changes browsers’ settings without permission, so you should never trust search providers that apply changes without your knowledge too. The next paragraph will explain to you why the search tool (Search.anysearchresults.com) you see when you open your browser is untrustworthy, so you should read it carefully if you need more reasons to delete it.
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Researchers say that Search.anysearchresults.com spreads actively in the USA; however, we are sure that this browser hijacker does not work in one region only, so if you surf the Internet on a daily basis and your PC is completely unprotected, the chances are high that it will infiltrate your computer and apply changes to your browsers despite your location. Browser hijackers are usually distributed in software bundles together with other third-party applications, usually free software, but they might be spread in different ways too, according to our specialists, for example, they might come as redirects. Browser hijackers are not very sophisticated threats, so it is usually possible to prevent them from entering PCs without special security tools. Of course, if you are a less experienced user, you will not find it very easy to protect your computer alone. In such a case, it would be smart to enable a security application on the system.
You should be able to remove Search.anysearchresults.com from your browsers by resetting them to default settings; however, if this search tool does not leave your browsers alone after you perform the browsers’ reset, you should check their shortcuts because their Target lines could have been hijacked as well. If you do not have time for the manual removal of this infection, go to erase it automatically. You need to have a trustworthy scanner to do this, so go to acquire one first. The automatic tool will erase the browser hijacker from your system in the blink of an eye.
How to delete Search.anysearchresults.com
Fix the Target line
- Right-click on the shortcut of your browser.
- Select Properties.
- Open Shortcut.
- Remove Search.anysearchresults.com from the Target line.
- Click Apply.
- Close the window.
Reset browsers to default
- Open Internet Explorer.
- Tap Alt+T and click Internet Options.
- Click Advanced.
- Click Reset.
- Put a tick in the box next to Delete personal settings.
- Click Reset.
- Launch Mozilla Firefox.
- Press Alt+H.
- Click Troubleshooting information.
- Click the Refresh Firefox button.
- Click Refresh Firefox again to confirm the reset.
- Start Google Chrome.
- Press Alt+F and click Settings.
- Click Advanced at the bottom.
- Click Reset.
In non-techie terms:
Search.anysearchresults.com is not a search tool you should use for your web searches because it might present you with untrustworthy search results. It is not the only drawback it has. It has also turned out that it is a browser hijacker that changes browsers’ settings without permission. Most likely, you have not set it on your browsers voluntarily either. If it is true, delete it with no hesitation.