Way-search.net Redirect Virus is nasty the internet search virus. Way-search.net Redirect Virus usually get install via other malware apps, peer to peer application like file sharing, movie download, email attachment and social sites. Way-search.net Redirect alters the registry file and install exe and also install background process which could harm your system. It also changing the host file and hijack the internet browser. Way-search.net Redirect virus also secretly transfer private information to other advertising site and Way-search.net Redirect changes search engine setting on your browser so that you are always end up with its sponsor or affiliate site. Most of rogue Anti-Spyware like Way-search.net Redirect are nearly impossible to remove manually as it does not let you download other genuine security software and sometimes it even did not let existing install Antivirus program to remove it. To fix your pc yourself and remove infection program like Way-search.net Redirect simply follow these steps.

How to remove Way-search.net Redirect Steps :

Step 1:Print out these instructions as you will need to shutdown the computer in next step.

Step 2:Now power down the Way-search.net Redirect infected computer. And wait for 30 Seconds before you turn on

Step 3:Now please turn ON the computer and immediately keep hitting F8 until you see WINDOWS ADVANCED OPTIONS MENU as shown below.
Way-search.net Redirect - F8 Key

Step 4:In the WINDOWS ADVANCED OPTIONS MENU, go down to the SAFE MODE WITH NETWORKING using the arrow keys on the board. Then press ENTER on the keyboard. This will take your computer to Safe mode. Safe Mode will cause the display and desktop icons to appear changed. This is normal. No need to Panic as it is due to Way-search.net Redirect.
Way-search.net Redirect - Safe mode Option

Step 5:This, Way-search.net Redirect, infection may change computer windows settings to use a proxy server that will not allow you to browse any pages on the Internet with Internet Explorer. We will first need to fix this as we will need to download malware removal utilities. They are safe and very reputed in Computer Industry. Now hold down the WINDOWS key and then press the R key.
Way-search.net Redirect - Run command Prompt

Step 6:The RUN dialog box will appear. Type iexplore.exe In the RUN dialog and click OK button.
Way-search.net Redirect - Run command Prompt

Step 7:You will see Internet Explorer. On the top navigation click TOOLS then under the sub-menu of TOOLS choose INTERNET OPTIONS as shown below.
Way-search.net Redirect - IE Option

Step 8: Now find the CONNECTIONS tab within the INTERNET OPTIONS dialog box and click on it. Then click the LAN SETTINGS button.
Way-search.net Redirect - LAN settings

Step 9:If there is a check-mark in the box named “Use a proxy server for your LAN”, under the PROXY SERVER section, then uncheck the box. If there is not a check mark located in the box then you can skip this step and move on to next step.
Way-search.net Redirect - proxy

Step 10:Now hit the OK button to close the LOCAL AREA NETWORK dialog box. Then press the OK button to close the INTERNET OPTIONS dialog box.

Step 11Now we must end all the processes that belong to Way-search.net Redirect so that it does not interfere with your ability clear your computer. Inspector-[random char].exe and Protector-[ random char].exe are the processed that needs to be stopped. To do this we need to download Rkill, developed by Bleepingcomputer to help stop the computer process of Way-search.net Redirect. Now please hold down the WINDOWS key and the R key simultaneously to open RUN dialog box.
Way-search.net Redirect - Run command Prompt

Step 12Now type “iexplore.exe http://www.fixpcyourself.com/rkill.com” and hit the OK button.
Way-search.net Redirect - Rkill

Step 13:Save the Rkill.exe on your desktop. Double-click the Rkill icon and run Rkill.exe. You will see a black MS DOS dialog box. Now it will kill all the processes of Way-search.net Redirect. It will take several minute before a Notepad file containing log information on what Rkill found will open. You may review it and close notepad file.

Step 14:Now you are ready to removal all the infection related to Way-search.net Redirect. For the you need to Malwarebytes. Malwarebytes is a very popular malware and spyware removal application. Now please hold down the WINDOWS key and the R key simultaneously to open RUN dialog box. Type “iexplore.exe http://www.fixpcyourself.com/mbam.exe” and hit the OK button.
Way-search.net Redirect - Malwarebytes

Step 15:Save the mbam.exe on your desktop. Double-click the Malwarebytes icon and run mbam.exe. Now the SELECT SETUP LANGUAGE dialog box will appear. Select your preferred language and hit press OK button.
Way-search.net Redirect - Malwarebytes Language

Step 16:The Malwarebytes SETUP WIZARD will show blow screen Hit the NEXT button to continue.
Way-search.net Redirect - Malwarebytes Wizard

Step 17:Now the LICENSE AGREEMENT screen will appear as shown. Accept the agreement and hit NEXT button.
How to remove Way-search.net Redirect - Malwarebytes License Agreement

Step 18:Now the Information screen will appear. Click on next button and continue following the steps.
How to remove Way-search.net Redirect - Malwarebytes Information

Step 19:SELECT DESTINATION LOCATION screen will appear now. You can choose the location where Malwarebytes can be install. We recommend to choose the default location as shown then click NEXT button.
How to remove Way-search.net Redirect - Malwarebytes Install path

Step 20:Now the SELECT START MENU FOLDER screen will appear. Let the default as it is and click NEXT button.
How to remove Way-search.net Redirect - Malwarebytes Folder

Step 21:Now the SELECT ADDITIONAL TASKS screen will appear. If you want a Desktop Icon or Quick Launch icon then check appropriate boxes.
How to remove Way-search.net Redirect - shortcut

Step 22:READY TO INSTALL screen will come next. Hit the INSTALL button to install Malwarebytes.
Remove Way-search.net Redirect - Ready to Install

Step 23:In this step let the UPDATE and LAUNCH checked as it is to update the application with latest malware definition to capture all the malwares then click FINISH button.
How to remove Way-search.net Redirect - Updates

Step 24:Once update is done then Scanner screen will launch. Make sure to select PERFORM FULL SCAN is selected to clean up Way-search.net Redirect infection. Click on SCAN button to start the scan.
How to remove Way-search.net Redirect - full scan

Step 25:Now choose the local drives that you want to scan from the dialog box and click SCAN button.
How to remove Way-search.net Redirect - drive

Step 26:Be patient as the scan will take several minutes before it cleans up Way-search.net Redirect infection. Once the scan is finished, a message box saying the scan is complete will appear. Click OK button to close the box then click SHOW RESULTS button.
How to remove Way-search.net Redirect - drive

Step 27:From results dialog box choose REMOVE SELECTED button to remove all the infections found. Malwarebytes will also delete all of the files and registry keys affected by Way-search.net Redirect and add them to the quarantine.
Way-search.net Redirect - quarantine

Step 28:Malwarebytes may required you to reboot the PC to complete the removal of Way-search.net Redirect. After completion reboot your computer Malwarebytes will be relaunched, please follow the instructions on the screen and continue the removal process. Once everything is clean out a log will be open created by Malwarebytes. Please reviewed it and closed it. Now your computer should be free of Way-search.net Redirect. Enjoy.
Way-search.net Redirect - Complete

Technical Details of Way-search.net Redirect files :
You need to delete following Way-search.net Redirect files:

%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Application Data\~
%Documents and Settings%\Application Data\[random].dll
%Documents and Settings%\Application Data\[random].exe

Also please delete Way-search.net Redirect registry file:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search\CustomizeSearch[Way-search.net Redirect]
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main\CustomizeSearch[Way-search.net Redirect]
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Softwhttp://www.fixpcyourself.com/wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=pageare\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main\Search Bar[Way-search.net Redirect]
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\[random]
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\Shell [random].exe
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop\ForegroundLockTimeout [random]
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Way-search.net Redirect
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Way-search.net Redirect
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\LowRegistry\DontShowMeThisDialogAgain
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution

Way-search.net Redirect Symptoms:

Inability launch browser and redirect to Way-search.net Redirect site.
Slower PC performance PC due infection of Way-search.net Redirect.
Instability of PC.

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5 Thoughts on “Remove Way-search.net Redirect Virus Safely

  1. Johnathon on June 4, 2012 at 2:44 pm said:

    Awesome steps in great detail! Very helpful article – Thank you so much!

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  5. Venorica on May 18, 2012 at 7:05 pm said:

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