How to uninstall (remove) Search Incognito

What is Search Incognito?

Search Incognito is malicious software, which comes as an extension to the browser without the user’s knowledge. Search Incognito can hijack popular browsers such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer. Search Incognito displays banners and coupons from sites you have visited, it can also show deals of popular advertising sites such as Amazon, eBay and others. According to the developers, Search Incognito was created in order to let the user to keep the invisibility during browsing, perform private search and redirects the user to a secure sites. In fact, it is a lie. The main objective of the developers is to make money. Search Incognito can change your browser settings and homepage. If Search Incognito infected your PC, then you can be assured that your personal information is compromised. Search Incognito analyzes your browsing and, subsequently, can transfer personal data to third parties. If you find Search Incognito – delete it immediately.

Ads by Search Incognito

How Search Incognito gets on your PC?

Search Incognito isn’t a virus, but this program can be classified as potentially unwanted software. Such malware comes on your computer with other free programs. Most often, it comes without the user’s knowledge. Therefore, many users aren’t even aware that their computer has been compromised by malware. Remember, no need to rush during installation of programs. Always follow the installation process, read the user agreement and select only the “Advanced” installation type. Don’t settle for installation of the suspicious software. Don’t rush to press the “Next” button. Also, you can always read reviews about a program. Be careful and attentive. If Search Incognito has already come into PC, then you urgently need to get rid of this program. To do this, use our detailed instructions, which are listed below.

How to remove Search Incognito from your computer?

To uninstall Search Incognito remove it from Control Panel, then delete all files and regkeys.

According to our tests there are 3 products that have Search Incognito in their database. Please, use them to remove Search Incognito.

Recommended Solution:

SpyHunter 4 – fully removes all instances of Search Incognito – files, folders, registry keys.

 

Download Removal Tool

Alternative Solutions:

1. Plumbytes Anti-Malware – detects files, registry values and folders of Search Incognito.

 

Download Plumbytes Anti-Malware
 

2. Malwarebytes Antimalware – finds Search Incognito – can clean up leftover items after removal.

 

Download MalwareBytes Antimalware

 

Or uninstall Search Incognito manually.

Step 1: Remove Search Incognito from Control Panel

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find Search Incognito.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows XP.

Windows 7/Windows Vista:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Then Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find Search Incognito and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 7.

Windows 8/Windows 8.1:

  1. Open the Menu.
  2. Click Search.
  3. After that click Apps.
  4. Then Control Panel.
  5. Then as in Windows 7, click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find Search Incognito, select it and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 8 (8.1).

Windows 10:

  1. Click on the Start button (or press the Windows key) to open the Start menu, click on the Settings at the top.
  2. Click on App & features on the left menu.
  3. On the right side, locate Search Incognito and click it, then click on the Uninstall button.
  4. Click on Uninstall to confirm.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 10

Note: If you can’t find required program, sort programs by date in Control panel and search for last installed programs.

After that remove Search Incognito from your browser.

Step 2: Remove Search Incognito from browsers

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find Search Incognito.
  6. Click the trash can icon to remove it.

Learn more about removing extensions from Chrome.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open Firefox.
  2. Push Shift + Ctrl + A.
  3. Choose Search Incognito.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.

Learn more about removing extensions from Firefox.

Internet Explorer:

  1. Open IE.
  2. Push Alt + T.
  3. Click Manage Add-ons.
  4. Select Toolbars and Extensions.
  5. Click Disable Search Incognito.
  6. Click More information link in the left-bottom corner.
  7. Click Remove button.
  8. If this button is grayed out – perform alternative steps.

Learn more about removing extensions from IE.

Step 3: Remove following files and folders of Search Incognito:

Remove following registry entries:

no information

Remove following files:

no information

Remove following folders

no information

Written by Rami Douafi

1 Comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*


Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.