isearch.avg.com redirect virus is actually not a virus but most people have considered it a browser hijack malware. The isearch.avg.com redirection occurs when AVG toolbar has been installed on your systema nd it becomes default search provider and also sets avg.com as your home page. Remember, isearch.avg.com is a legit website of AVG Antivirus technologies. Anyhow, if you still feel irritated and wish to stop Google search results from redirecting to isearch.avg.com website, you should uninstall AVG toolbar extension.
Computer infected with isearch.avg.com redirect?
Need not to worry if your PC is infected. An efficient anti-malware program can fix your PC. If you want to remove it manually, please keep in your mind that manual removal is a complicated thing. Moreover this method dose not ensure 100% removal of malware. The best, easy and simple way to get rid of this virus is to install a proper anti-malware tool.
Ordinary uninstall method to Block Pop-ups, Remove Plugin & add-ons:
Here are instructions on how to manually uninstall an unwanted toolbar, add-on, plugin or popup malware from your browser. The ordinary process dose not get you rid of malware programs but it might be helpful in fixing a toolbar application which is annoying but not a virus.
Go to “Control Panel”
Open ADD/REMOVE PROGRAMS or PROGRAMS AND FEATURES
In the list of installed program, find the software you are trying to get rid of, Once found, click UNINSTALL. (Some malicious browser applications may appear as UNKNOWN in this list)
Go to INTERNET OPTIONS (Internet Explorer)
click CONNECTIONS tab
Click LAN SETTINGS and make sure no proxy is being used. (All the 3 options should be unchecked as default)
Now click on TOOLS and then click “MANAGE ADD-ONS”
In this window, disable any suspicious TOOLBAR & EXTENSION and also disable any SEARCH PROVIDER you do not trust like isearch.avg.com redirect
Now again click on TOOLS and click on POP-UP BLOCKER, then click TURN ON POP-UP BLOCKER. and then go to POP-UP BLOCKER SETTINGS. There you may add any website you wish to block popups from.
Click on the TOOLS and then ADD-ONS. From this list, disable/uninstall any suspicious PLUGIN or EXTENSION.
Now click on the drop down arrow just beside the SEARCH BOX which is placed top right corner of Firefox. Then select MANAGE SEARCH ENGINES. And then disable/remove any bad application like isearch.avg.com redirect if listed.
Click on the drop down arrow just beside the SEARCH BOX which is placed top right corner of Firefox. Then select MANAGE SEARCH ENGINES. And then disable/remove any bad application like isearch.avg.com search if listed.