Uninstall SearchAmong (www.searchamong.com)

After installing a video player, I noticed that SearchAmong have conquered my browsers. Instead of a default Google search, my homepage now shows SearchAmong search box and SearchAmong Toolbars. Internet Explorer is not the only one affected by this add-on. Even Firefox and Google Chrome are redirected to www.searchamong.com as their homepage. It is very disturbing. When I try to search a thing from this page, all I can see are advertisements and irrelevant search results.

I don’t want to use this SearchAmong add-ons and extensions. Can someone please tell me how to remove SearchAmong homepage and toolbars? Is there a one-way removal solution to get rid of this thing from all my three Internet browser?



  1. david

    Uninstall SearchAmong
    1. Open Windows Control Panel.
    2. Choose Programs (Uninstall a Program).
    3. It will open a list of installed programs, find SearchAmong Toolbar or any related term and click on ‘Uninstall’.

    Remove SearchAmong in Internet Explorer:
    1. Open Internet Explorer.
    2. Go to Tools > Options.
    3. On General tab, proceed to ”Change search defaults” and click the “Settings” button.
    4. You will see a list of search providers. Select your desired search provider and click the button “Set as default” to replace SearchAmong.
    5. You may now remove SearchAmong from the list.
    7. Go to Toolbars and Extensions on the same window. Disable all extensions that are relevant to SearchAmong.

    Remove SearchAmong in Mozilla Firefox:
    1. Open Mozilla Firefox Internet Browser.
    2. On Google’s Search box, click the “arrow down” beside the logo.
    3. Select “Manage Search Engine” from the drop-down list.
    4. Choose your desired search default (like Google) and click the button “Move up.” It should be on the top of the list to set it as default.
    5. You can now remove other installed search engine.

    Remove SearchAmong in Google Chrome:
    1. Open Google Chrome.
    2. Click on the Wrench icon on top right corner of the browser.
    3. Choose “Settings” from the drop down list.
    4. Select “Basics.”
    5. Click on “Manage search engines” under SEARCH settings area.
    6. Hover your mouse to a preferred search engine and click “Make default.”
    7. You can now remove SearchAmong by clicking on the X mark.

  2. Robert House

    Malwarebytes was my first choice. It doesn’t find it. Nor does Norton, Spybot, or AVScare virus remover 13. I’ve done all the manual deletes and resets possible. Can nothing stop this?

  3. Barry Obama

    Malwarebytes DOES NOT see nor uninstall SearchAmong!! The above link is for Malwarebytes. I have tried several other programs and nothing gets rid of this thing!

  4. Betty Lewis

    Webroot got rid of the virius, but I can not get rid of searchamong.com on ie

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