Windesk Search also known as WindeskWinsearch, WindeskWinsearch virus, and Windesk Search virus, is classified as a potentially unwanted program. Once installed on a system, WindeskWinsearch may add a toolbar on the desktop equipped with a search bar and shortcuts to open Notepad and Calculator. In other words, WindeskWinsearch is promoted as a useful desktop program for better search access without using a browser. However, users should be alarmed because Windesk Search may cause several issues on a computer.
WindeskWinsearch Distribution Method
WindeskWinsearch may have been downloaded alongside another free application. It may also be available on legitimate pages. Users should not be tricked by the promising description since the disadvantages of the program outweigh any promises. In the case of software bundling, users can avoid the silent download of WindeskWinsearch by selecting the advanced option upon installation and unchecking it.
The program may be responsible for altering the default browser’s settings so that sponsored websites are displayed to the user. When browsing the Web, users may encounter numerous advertisements and redirects to shady search engines such as Trovi.com Search.
Users should be very careful not to click any of the content provided by WindeskWinsearch. Doing so may seriously endanger their PCs. Furthermore, ad-supported programs are known to add tracking cookies to the browser so that PII is collected. PII (personally identifiable information) consists of browsing histories, search entries, IP addresses. Lastly, WindeskWinsearch may have been bundled with more PUPs and adware apps. In other words, in order to restore his PC’s normal condition, the user may have to uninstall more than one potentially unwanted program.
WindeskWinsearch Removal Options
- 1. Automatic Removal. Install a trustworthy AV tool to clean and detect all threats.
- 2. Manual Removal. Follow the step-by-step guide provided below the article, in case you are an advanced user.
Spy Hunter scanner will only detect the threat. If you want the threat to be automatically removed, you need to purchase the full version of the anti-malware tool.Find Out More About SpyHunter Anti-Malware Tool / How to Uninstall SpyHunter