Remove FileConverterSearches – Uninstall instruction

FileConverterSearches is a browser hijacker. FileConverterSearches redirects the browser’s default homepage, search engine, and new tab. FileConverterSearches redirects the browser.

FileConverterSearches is regularly manifested on the internet as a helpful homepage. In fact, FileConverterSearches is a browser hijacker that gathers all kinds of browsing data such as search queries and cookies out of your browser and alters the browser’s new tab page.

The statistics gathered by FileConverterSearches are used for advertising employment. The statistics are sold to advertising networks. Because FileConverterSearches collects data out of your browser, FileConverterSearches is likewise categorized as a spyware program (browser hijacker).

remove FileConverterSearches

When FileConverterSearches is installed, you will notice the following:

  • The default search engine and new tab page in your browser are redirected to FileConverterSearches.
  • You notice a new FileConverterSearches toolbar in your browser.
  • FileConverterSearches might show advertisements and track your search queries within your browser.

FileConverterSearches browser extension will deploy itself in the Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer and Edge browser after successful infiltration. Note that no browser developer yet marks this browser hijacker as potentially dangerous.

If your browser’s default homepage, new tab, and search engine have changed to FileConverterSearches and the FileConverterSearches browser extension has been installed in your browser, remove the FileConverterSearches extension as quickly as possible from your web browser settings. Also, make sure to remove adware from your computer!

Remove FileConverterSearches

google chrome logoUninstall FileConverterSearches extension from Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Type chrome://extensions/ in the Google Chrome address bar and press ENTER on your keyboard.
  3. Find the “FileConverterSearches” browser extension and click Remove.

Can’t remove the FileConverterSearches extension because the extension is managed?

firefox logoUninstall FileConverterSearches extension from Firefox

  1. Open Firefox
  2. Type about:addons in the Firefox address bar and press ENTER on your keyboard.
  3. Find the “FileConverterSearches” browser extension and click the three dots on the right of the FileConverterSearches extension.
    Select Remove from the menu to remove FileConverterSearches from the Firefox browser.

internet explorer logoUninstall FileConverterSearches add-on from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer
  2. Click the menu (wrench icon) in the top right.
  3. Open Manage Addons from the menu.
  4. Remove FileConverterSearches from Extensions and Toolbars.
  5. On the left open Search Providers settings.
  6. Find FileConverterSearches Search and Remove FileConverterSearches Search.

Do you still have FileConverterSearches in Internet Explorer?

  1. Open Windows Control Panel.
  2. Go to Uninstall a program.
  3. Click “installed on” column to sort the recently installed applications by date.
  4. Select FileConverterSearches and click Uninstall.
  5. Follow FileConverterSearches uninstall instructions.

malwarebytes logoRemove FileConverterSearches with Malwarebytes

I recommend removing FileConverterSearches with Malwarebytes. Malwarebytes is a comprehensive adware removal tool and free to use.

FileConverterSearches adware leaves traces such as malicious files, registry keys, scheduled tasks on your device, make sure to completely remove FileConverterSearches with Malwarebytes.

Download Malwarebytes OR More information about Malwarebytes

  • Install Malwarebytes, follow on-screen instructions.
  • Click Scan to start a malware-scan.



  • Wait for the Malwarebytes scan to finish.
  • Once completed, review the FileConverterSearches detections.
  • Click Quarantine to continue.

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  • Reboot Windows after all the detections are moved to quarantine.

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You have now successfully removed FileConverterSearches from your computer and browser.

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