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How can i remove "search-results.com" from my adress bar?

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when i type a word on the adress bar and enter, the word appears to be searchd with "search-results.com" i guess this is something like an adware or something. i search my computer but cannot find anything to uninstall or set. How can it be removed :(

when i type a word on the adress bar and enter, the word appears to be searchd with "search-results.com" i guess this is something like an adware or something. i search my computer but cannot find anything to uninstall or set. How can it be removed :(

Additional System Details

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

This started when...

might be after installing X DELETE 2

Installed Plug-ins

  • Winamp Application Detector
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape "9.4.5"
  • Google Update
  • Shockwave Flash 10.3 r181
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_24 for Mozilla browsers
  • 4.0.60310.0
  • Office Live Update v1.3
  • NPWLPG
  • Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) plug-in for Mozilla browsers
  • Npdsplay dll
  • DRM Store Netscape Plugin
  • DRM Netscape Network Object

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 5.1; rv:5.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/5.0

More Information

micaelzeller 0 solutions 2 answers

Helpful Reply

https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Location%20bar%20search?s=search+from+&as=s
RaZoR 3 solutions 20 answers

Try to tell us how and when you get this at your address bar.

Try to tell us how and when you get this at your address bar.

Question owner

thank you very much for your replies... before receiving them i found out that it was a browser hijacker and a friend of mine got rid of it for me but i have no idea how he did it :)

thank you very much for your replies... before receiving them i found out that it was a browser hijacker and a friend of mine got rid of it for me but i have no idea how he did it :)
maddrum 0 solutions 1 answers

Helpful Reply

1. Go to about:config. 2.Search for "keyword.URL". 3.Modify value to default which according Mozilla is:

http://www.google.com/search?ie=UTF-8&oe=utf-8&q=

1. Go to about:config. 2.Search for "keyword.URL". 3.Modify value to default which according Mozilla is: http://www.google.com/search?ie=UTF-8&oe=utf-8&q=