royal-search.com is the homepage hijacker which is installed by browser extensions or addons and replaces your default search engine with Royal Search. This homepage hijacker is bundled with freeware to promote royal-search.com Search and to make money using advertisements within the search results. Once this royal-search.com browser hijacker is installed on your computer, the default search engine and homepage for Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox is replaced with royal-search.com. This royal-search.com homepage is not malicious process itself and may not be called a virus, but it does change security settings within your favorite browser and is distributed by freeware. royal-search.com also hijacks the shortcut of your favorite browser and adds a extra royal-search.com argument behind the executable. By doing this hijacking the royal-search.com website always opens when you open the browser, even as you replaced your default homepage with a website of your choice. It’s a very nifty and nasty method of forcing to drive web-traffic to there website. Please be aware what you install on your computer. The royal-search.com browser hijacker is most likely installed by the computer user itself because it’s offered during the installation process.
It is advised to always read the Terms and Agreements before installing software on your computer. Do never click too fast thru the installation process [Next] button of software as you will agree to software you might not want to install. If the installer offers a Advanced or Custom option button, click it to find out if there is any other malicious software offered and installed during the installation process.