IE and Firefox Google search link problem

By charisAFK
Dec 22, 2009
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  1. Hello I have been having problems using google. When I search for something and click on the links, I will be redirected. I have checked out the 8 step guide and I am still having problems. Thank you for the time and help
  2. charisAFK

    charisAFK Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    Does anyone have any suggestions? I would like to get rid of this virus/malware asap. thanks
  3. charisAFK

    charisAFK Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    Now it is starting to spread when I use bing. The problem is when I get search results and click on them or right click, the screen will go blank for a few seconds and I will just be redirected to sites about health. I have been redirected to sites about medication, depression, and other weird sites I don't remember. If I press back I will go back not to my search results but back to google/bing main page. I need some help here thanks
  4. Bobbye

    Bobbye Helper on the Fringe Posts: 16,392   +36

    Please be patient. Everyone wants help NOW! There are others ahead of you.
  5. charisAFK

    charisAFK Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    Take your time. I know it must be busy during the holiday season. I know there are other people ahead of me so don't take it personal. I do appreciate it that you responding back. I thought I was talking to myself here, lol. thanks
  6. AnonymousSurfer

    AnonymousSurfer TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 312   +12

    Hello and Welcome to Techspot,

    I am going to ask you a few questions I would like you to please answer.

    • Are you getting re-directed when you type in google.com?
    • When you use google and search something, do you get re-directed?
    • If so, how often (for ever 4 websites, how many get re-directed)?
    • Is it using certain search engines like yahoo, google, etc.?
    • Do some search engines work and others get re-directed?
  7. charisAFK

    charisAFK Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    question 1. I am not getting redirected when I type in google.com
    question 2. I get redirected if I click on any search result.
    question 3. I get redirected on every search result
    question 4. At first it use to be google so I started using bing but now I have problems using that search engine
    question 5. Bing and google don't work but I have used yahoo and ask without any problems.

    thanks
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