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I prefer to use google as a search engine but 'www.crawler.com' keeps popping up instead. How can I stop 'crawler' from popping up?

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I prefer to use google as a search engine but 'www.crawler.com' keeps popping up instead. How can I stop 'crawler' from popping up?

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This could be a malware problem or it may just be some plugin, such as a search toolbar, that you have installed that is affecting Firefox's behaviour. See

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This could be a malware problem or it may just be some plugin, such as a search toolbar, that you have installed that is affecting Firefox's behaviour. See

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Thanks so much John99 this solved my problem. Scary going into the 'about:config' but I did and it is now working properly. My issue was only with the search toolbar.

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Glad to have helped.

For anyone else having problems I would also add that there are articles about Firefox's Search features that may be of interest: