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How To Remove New Search 123 Virus

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This page aims to help you remove New Search 123 Virus. These New Search 123 Virus removal instructions work for Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer, as well as every version of Windows. “New search 123 kaldırma”, “new search 123 eliminar” and “como quitar new search 123” are a few of the recent queries we have received regarding this infestation.

If you are using your time to read this article at the moment, then you have most likely witnessed abnormal actions performed from your computer. No matter if it is advertisements, excessive pop-ups, confusing webpages or tabs — all are a definite sign that there is something bad going on with your system.

“What on Earth?”

This question or “What the heck?” are the first two you and everybody else asks when you detect that New Search 123 Virus has gotten into your PC. The well-developed-technologically days we live in have given devices all the power and responsibility once humans had over production and services. This technological development means paradise to hackers as it allows them to do whatever they please…pretty much. They know how we think, how we act when we use our digital gadgets and spread viruses, malware, and all kinds of other cyber threats. The goal of this article is to inform you about New Search 123 Virus.

There are users out there who still believe that it is not a malware, but something of the sort of a legal software,i.e, freeware and that it is of no potential danger. The truth is that it is a huge, not potential but actual, danger for your device and files. Once in your system, you’ll know for yourself that it is a BAD THING, but we have thought of everything and have put the attached removal guide for your convenience. The guidance in it will help you enough, so that you don’t have to absolutely suffer from the effects of New Search 123 Virus.

New Search 123 Virus could be  found easily. Just pay attention to the different types of advertisements you see all over the internet. Yep, it is always interesting to fall upon a good ad promoting the vacation of your dreams. If the ad though looks false even slightly and has flashing images and signs, shifting content, are colorful and are endlessly pushing you to open them and tempting you to click on signs, such as: “you won $1,000,000!” then, it is for sure a pitfall! These are made in such real ways that sometimes it’s almost impossible to differentiate the real advertisements from the malware ones.

Another sign of New Search 123 Virus is “browser hijacker”. And this is when suddenly random webpages start to open and the writings and/or images these websites often have are again something of the glamorous super-duper attractive thing  we mentioned above or perhaps it is something highly inappropriate and vulgar; then this is a definite red light that is signalizing you that something terrible has happened with your device. You should give it your prompt attention and consideration and begin uninstalling it ASAP. A delay of removing it will cause further harm to your files!

How is New Search 123 Virus distributed?

There are SO many ways for New Search 123 Virus to be spread that it is hard to list them all. Spam e-mails are one of the most popular way. Phishing e-mails — some of the worst email virus distributors ever– are another dishonest way for hackers to spread the malware. They appear like any other e-mail you have read before, but don’t have any wordings, have changing text, self-deleting content, etc. Letters from your Spam folder — even in the Trash box occasionally– is one more way of virus spreading because those are often automated e-mails sent from hackers about 99.5% of the time. They tend to gather e–mail addresses via third parties while infecting their websites and application forms, and then have access to your account too. Pay attention to what you are getting and what you open, or save, when checking your inbox!

Take a detailed look at the removal guide attached below. Think well about the instructions  and if they are are applicable to your specific case and let us know if you have additional concerns. We are here to help you! There’s nothing worst than not to be able to use your computer and/or to lose all precious files you have previously stored.


Name New Search 123
Type Browser Hijacker
Danger Level Medium
Symptoms  missing files, random opening of webpages, unwanted browsers popping up
Distribution Method e-mails, infected webpages, pop-up ads
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Reboot in Safe Mode (use this guide if you don’t know how to do it).

This was the first preparation.


To remove parasite on your own, you may have to meddle with system files and registries. If you were to do this, you need to be extremely careful, because you may damage your system.

If you want to avoid the risk, we recommend downloading SpyHunter
a professional malware removal tool.

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Reveal All Hidden Files and Folders.

  • Do not skip this  – New Search 123 Virus may have hidden some of its files.

Hold together the Start Key and R. Type appwiz.cpl –> OK.


You are now in the Control Panel. Look for suspicious entries. Uninstall it/them.

Type msconfig in the search field and hit enter. A window will pop-up:


Startup —> Uncheck entries that have “Unknown” as Manufacturer.


Hold the Start Key and R –  copy + paste the following and click OK:

notepad %windir%/system32/Drivers/etc/hosts

A new file will open. If you are hacked, there will be a bunch of other IPs connected to you at the bottom. Look at the image below:

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If there are suspicious IPs below “Localhost” – write to us in the comments.


Right click on the browser’s shortcut —> Properties.

NOTE: We are showing Google Chrome, but you can do this for Firefox and IE (or Edge).


Properties —–> Shortcut. In Target, remove everything after .exe.

ie9-10_512x512  Remove the Malware from Internet Explorer:

Open IE, click  IE GEAR —–> Manage Add-ons.

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Find the malware —> Disable. Go to IE GEAR —–> Internet Options —> change the URL to whatever you use (if hijacked) —> Apply.

firefox-512 Remove New Search 123 Virus from Firefox:

Open Firefoxclick  mozilla menu  ——-> Add-ons —-> Extensions.

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Find the adware/malware —> Remove.

chrome-logo-transparent-backgroundRemove New Search 123 Virus from Chrome:

Close Chrome. Navigate to:

 C:/Users/!!!!USER NAME!!!!/AppData/Local/Google/Chrome/User Data. There is a Folder called “Default” inside:

Rename the Folder to Backup Default

Rename it to Backup Default. Restart Chrome.

  • At this point the malware is gone from Chrome, but complete the entire guide or it may reappear on a system reboot.


Press CTRL + SHIFT + ESC simultaneously. Go to the Processes Tab. Try to determine which ones are a virus. Google them or ask us in the comments.


We get asked this a lot, so we are putting it here: Removing parasite manually may take hours and damage your system in the process. We recommend downloading SpyHunter to see if it can detect parasite files for you.

Right click on each of the virus processes separately and select Open File LocationEnd the process after you open the folder, then delete the directories you were sent to.



Type Regedit in the windows search field and press Enter.

Inside, press CTRL and F together and type the virus’s Name. Right click and delete any entries you find with a similar name. If they don’t show this way, go manually to these directories and delete/uninstall them:

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—–Random Directory. It could be any one of them – ask us if you can’t discern which ones are malicious.
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—Microsoft—-Windows—CurrentVersion—Run– Random
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—Microsoft—Internet Explorer—-Main—- Random

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