gamesFinder Search Removal Process (remove gamesFinderSearch)

March 12, 2018

The web browser component known as gamesFinder Search is found to be a potentially unwanted program that has functions similar to web browser hijackers. Use of the gamesFinder Search add-on component doesn’t necessarily cause harm to a computer. Though, using gamesFinder Search may allow modification to Internet settings thus causing unwanted actions and site redirects that could end up leading to potentially malicious sites or ones with questionable content.

The gamesFinder Search component may come bundled with freeware application downloads or other bundled software obtained from the Internet. Those who find gamesFinder Search to be unnecessary and annoying may look to eliminate the add-on component automatically by using a trusted antispyware resource.

Are you getting popups from gamesFinder Search? Have you identified that you have gamesFinder Search installed on your computer? Do you wish to remove gamesFinder Search completely from your computer?

Why should you remove gamesFinder Search?

If gamesFinder Search resides on your computer, it can potentially damage your personal files or you may end up losing data stored on your system. Research has shown that gamesFinder Search may have the ability to make your computer vulnerable to remote attacks which could result, initially, in loss of money, possibly identity theft, and, eventually, a painstaking gamesFinder Search removal process.

How can you manually remove gamesFinder Search

Manual removal of gamesFinder Search may not be for everyone. Each manual gamesFinder Search removal step must be followed delicately to completely remove all related files and registry entries from your computer. If you are unsure or have doubts about editing your system registry, then we recommend that you use the automatic gamesFinder Search removal process.

gamesFinder Search can be removed manually by following the steps below.

  1. With all programs closed, click the Start Menu and go to the Control Panel.
  2. Locate the Add/Remove Programs icon and double click it.
  3. Locate gamesFinder Search in the list of programs. If you find it, select it and remove it. If you cannot find gamesFinder Search, you can continue to step 5.
  4. Restart your computer.
  5. Close all open programs and windows on your desktop.
  6. Open your registry editor (regedit) program by going to Start Menu, type in regedit, and click OK.
  7. Find all of the following registry entries and delete them. If you do not know how to do this, then you can read how to edit the registry in Windows.

  8. You may need to return to this removal process for removing gamesFinder Search. You can do this easily by bookmarking or adding a favorite to this page by clicking here. If you are using the FireFox web browser you can press the keys Ctrl and D simultaneously to bookmark this page.

    Image 1. Bookmark PCHubs removal process


  9. Delete all of the following files that are associated with gamesFinder Search from your computer.

    If you need a better understanding on how to search for these files then you can read how to find and search for files and folders here.

    If you have issues deleting any of the previously listed files that are associated with gamesFinder Search, you can try rebooting your computer into safe mode. Booting into safe mode may allow certain malicious files to be deleted. If you are wondering how to boot into safe mode, you can read our process for starting a computer in safe mode here.

    Image 2. Select "Safe Mode with Networking"


  10. After locating and deleting the previous files you must remove all directories associated with gamesFinder Search by going to the C:\ProgramFiles\gamesFinder Search folder, select it, and delete it. In some cases you may not be able to find this directory. You can still continue to the next step.

  11. Restart your computer. You do not need to boot into safe mode at this point. You should have removed gamesFinder Search completely from your computer. If you find that gamesFinder Search is still on your computer, you can repeat the steps again or go to the automatic gamesFinder Search removal process.

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