How to remove (uninstall) Search Snack

Welcome, in this paper I'll tell about Search Snack. I will give you information what is it, how to uninstall Search Snack and how it infected computer. We will speak about removing with special programs and manually deleting with cleaning browser's settings, folders, files and registry keys.



What is Search Snack

It s an unwanted browser add-on. Commonly, Search Snack installs computer with other free installations, both, computer can be infected by 'downloaders'. If you don't want install Search Snack, verify a mark with text like “Make... A default page in your browser”, "Our partners decision", “Also install” ,etc. It's not difficult to understand what hijacker infects your computer. It opens new pages with online games or other ads, shows pop up ads in browser. Frequently, Search Snack changes browser settings: default search engine, homepage. Search Snack infects the follow browsers: Google Chrome, Internet explorer, Mozilla Firefox. Unfortunately, but sometimes it not enough to get rid of suitable browser extensions. User needs to uninstall all files, folders and registry keys.

Search Snack Removal Tool

Search Snack can be uninstalled using special antimalware scanners. I can recommend YAC. It scans user's PC without payment. If you want, you can buy it after scanning.


Removal Tool


How to remove Search Snack from Windows

1. Uninstall adware from Control Panel (Control Panel  - Uninstall a program - Uninstall SearchSnack)

2. Delete next folders

  • C:\Program Files\SearchSnacks

3. Remove registry keys

  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{11111111-1111-1111-1111-110511951199}
  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{7D1B27B2-3DE0-4F26-94A0-E14FDB06D292}
  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\SearchSnacks
  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\SearchSnacks

How to uninstall SearchSnack from browser

Removing Search Snack from Internet Explorer

Disable add-on: Tools - Manage add-ons - Remove Search Snack

Change homepage: Tools - Internet Options - General - Home page - Put “about:blank”

To change new tab: Tools - Internet Options - General -Tabs

Removing Search Snack from Firefox

Delete add-on: Tools - Add-ons - Remove Search Snack

Homepage: Tools - Options - General - Put “about:blank” into homepage field

To change new tab:

  • Put “about:config” into address bar;
  • Confirm the suggestion;
  • Search for “browser.newtab.url”;
  • Reset this field (right-click and choose reset).

Removing Search Snack from Google Chrome

Remove add-on: Customize and Control Google Chrome - Tools - Extensions - Remove Search Snack

Change homepage: Customize and Control Google Chrome - Settings - On startup-Set pages- Put “about:blank”

Thanks for your attention.


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