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google search is being redirected, help!

I am a firefox user on windows 10. my google searches keep getting redirected to yahoo and to go.amroute.net. please help.

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about:config

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put about:config in your locator line and then search on terms yahoo and amroute. Or you may be able to change your search engine in the preferences area.

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>??

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I don't understand what I"m supposed to do.... where is the locator line? Search where for yahoo and amroute?

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locator line is URL entry area at top

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of your browser. Up where you put in websites. Instead just put about:config and press Enter Key. You will then see various options you can change and a Search bar at the time to find what you want.

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Re: locator line

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Post was last edited on September 26, 2017 12:07 PM PDT

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Well....

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...let's all get in line to enter the bar. Mischief

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Great idea.

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But there's an ocean too much between us Sad .

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Google redirect

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I had the same exact thing! Remove anything extension related to Incognito search and that will take care of the problem.

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Reason: Adware or Adware Extensions

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This is due to the unwanted extensions which gets installed in your computer system when the user install any free software in its computer system.

These free software comes with additional setups which contains extensions from other companies and when the user installs the software, these unwanted extension automatically gets installed in the browser with the user knowing about it.

I would suggest you to go to Firefox and remove all the unwanted extension which are installed on it.

And If your can do, then delete the free antivirus which you might have installed i your computer system.

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