What Is Chromesearch.net?
If Google Chrome’s default search engine has been set to Web (Default): https://chromesearch.net/search/?q=%s&uid=… without your participation, and it’s now not possible to remove it from search settings, then you have a browser hijacker on your computer. Browser hijackers can change search engine, homepage and similar browser settings to make users repeatedly visit specific sites, usually to increase advertising revenue of those sites. Most of the time hijackers are browser extensions that get installed together with free or pirated software users download from the Internet. Chromesearch.net browser hijacker also changes Group Policy on the infected computer to make Chrome’s search settings “enforced by administrator”, so that users cannot change them. Other signs of this browser hijacker is changed new tab page on Chrome and new tab pop-ups with ads, tech support scam sites and so on. You may follow instructions below to get rid of the browser hijacker, reset Group Policy and remove Chromesearch.net from your browser.