This is the guide that explains removal of . This is yet another browser hijacker that may easily implant itself into your computer and amend your default search engine and you default search page by replacing the default parameters with its own name. As a result, your search online will be redirected via .

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No doubt, the matter of browser redirection is on the lips of many users these days. Yet, not many people realize that sometimes they’re themselves guilty of installing browser hijackers like start.mysearchdial.com. This often happens during bundled software downloads and subsequent installations. As a result, the browser gets hijacked, and many users experience the difficulties of removing the add-on from their computer.

Removal of start.mysearchdial.com isn’t an easy undertaking. It will not be enough just to scan your PC with Loaris (even though this is the first thing we recommend you to do. We do advise you to perform some manual steps in addition that are related to some other manipulations in order to neutralize start.mysearchdial.com from your PC completely. Please follow the tips outlined below.

General recommendations on fixing browser redirection problem:

  • Check the Local Area Network (LAN) settings of your computer
  • Check whether DNS settings have been modified by the redirect virus
  • Check your Windows HOSTS file contents
  • Check the add-ons of your browser. Remove unknown or suspicious add-ons available (installed)
  • Run Kaspersky TDSSKiller (TDSS Killer) tool to remove malware belonging to the clan of Rootkit.Win32.TDSS
  • Scan your computer with reliable anti-virus software
  • Consider using CCleaner to delete unwanted system/temp files and browser cache
  • The last but not the least, reset your Router back to the factory default settings

Detailed recommendations on fixing browser redirection problem:

Check the Local Area Network (LAN) settings of your computer

a) Click “Start” and go to “Control Panel“.

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b) Select “Network and Internet“.
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c) Select “Internet Options“.
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d) Click on “Connections” tab, then click “LAN settings” button.
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e) Uncheck (remove) the checkbox under “Proxy server” option and press OK.
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Check whether DNS settings have been modified by the redirect virus

a) Click “Start” and go to “Control Panel“.

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b) Select “Network and Internet“.
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c) Select “Network and Sharing Center”.
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d) Click on “Local Area Connection”.
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e) Select “Properties”.
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f) Select “Internet Protocol Version 6 (TCP/IP V6)” and click “Properties” button.
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g) Choose “Obtain DNS server address automatically” and click OK.
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Check your Windows HOSTS file contents

a) Go to: C:WINDOWSsystem32driversetc.

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b) Double-click “hosts” file to open it. Choose to open with Notepad.
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c) The “hosts” file must look the same as in the image below. There should be just one line: 127.0.0.1 localhost in Windows XP and 127.0.0.1 localhost ::1 in Windows Vista/Seven. If there are more, then remove them and apply changes.>

Important! You may also reset your HOSTS file settings using the Tool of Loaris Trojan Remover as shown at the image below:

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Check the add-ons of your browser. Remove unknown or suspicious add-ons available (installed)

a) Click “Start” and go to “Control Panel“.

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b) Select “Network and Internet“.
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c) In the section “Internet Options” select “Manage browser add-ons“.
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d) Uninstall unknown or suspicious Toolbars or Search Providers.
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Run Kaspersky TDSSKiller (TDSS Killer) tool to remove malware belonging to the clan of Rootkit.Win32.TDSS

a) Download and run TDSSKiller from here.
b) Wait for the scan and disinfection process to be over. Close all programs and press “Y” key to restart your computer.

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Scan your computer with reliable anti-virus software


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The last but not the least, reset your Router back to the factory default settings

Keep in mind that this step is optional and should be completed only if you have followed all the above recommendations and you still have the redirect virus on your computer. Then you should flush DNS cache:

a) Click “Start” and in the open space write down “run“.

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b)Type in “cmd” without quotation marks.
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c) In a new window please type “ipconfig /flushdns” without quotation marks and press Enter.
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Please do not hesitate to get in touch with us at any time of your preference if you need any help on our part of if you experience any problems. We hope that this information has been beneficial to you.