Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Internet searches are redirecting me to some random sites.

01 Jan 2012   #11

windows 64

hi sorry, not sure if i should just bump this again or start a new thread, but does anyone have alternative suggestions?

i feel like ive tried everything and am going to have to pay someone to fix this (but am trying to avoid this!!)

any and all advice appreciated. thanks

My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Internet searches are redirecting me to some random sites.

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Internet Explorer 11 redirecting to unable to open the page
I keep Internet Explorer as reserve browser because some government web sites only work with it. Now I just fresh reinstalled Windows 7 x64 and Internet Explorer 11 and was playing with adding plugins like Flash Player etc. etc. I used the browser for only a few minutes then suddenly it...
Browsers & Mail
Clicking web links now redirecting me to survey and ad sites!
Last few weeks I've been viewing my normal web news or shopping pages and when I click on a link for more details or a news story, all of a sudden I'm switched to a survey site! This is happening 24/7 to me on every web site I visit. I've been keeping track of the addresses of these switched sites...
Browsers & Mail
BSOD Random, While Surfing Internet. Virus from Searches??
Was just surfing the internet and bam got a BSOD, at the time of BSOD I was overclocked, I just recently set my system back to default timings, with no overclock. Wondering if this is a Virus of somesort. Thank you all.
BSOD Help and Support
Search engine searches redirecting to spam website?
Hi, About 6 months ago, I clicked on a google link and it redirected me to either or (or something like that). These sites would then redirect me to a random advertisement. I switched to Bing, thinking it was Googles fault but the 'virus' is still there on Bing. Does anyone know any fixes? ...
Browsers & Mail
Redirecting to Directory Sites
I have an issue when browsing in Google. When selecting results, I often get redirected to or a directory site. Norton is running, I have cleared all browsing history but stll this problem persits. It seems there is some sort of malware running that redirects my IE pages which is not...
Browsers & Mail

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:47.
Twitter Facebook Google+