What is SearchQuest?

SearchQuest is an ad-supported program that advertises itself as a very useful application. Specialists working at have checked its official website and noticed that this software promises to enable users to search and translate the information they find on the web easily. SearchQuest claims that it is very easy to use it; a user simply needs to highlight the text he/she comes across on the Internet. Even though this program wants to convince users that it is very beneficial, our specialists cannot confirm that it really acts as it promises. In addition, they say that this application might cause you other security-related problems if you decide to keep it installed. There is no doubt that other more trustworthy tools exist, so you should get rid of this advertising-supported application and install a similar but trustworthy application instead of it.test

How does SearchQuest act?

SearchQuest is definitely not a unique program. Research has shown that it has replaced Highlightly, SearchSnacks, and WordShark. The aforementioned programs fall into the category of adware too and they also promise to act beneficially. As SearchQuest is almost identical to previously published programs, it is not surprising that it is going to display commercial advertisements as other programs do. Most probably, you will see coupons, pop-ups, and banners on your screen; however, nobody can guarantee that you will not see other kinds of advertisements too. If they have already started appearing, make sure that you do not click on them because you might be taken to untrustworthy websites. Do not forget that there is a possibility to click on them accidentally too, so it would be really wise to eliminate SearchQuest from the system. Continue reading to find out how to do that easily and quickly.

This advertising-supported application cannot be downloaded from its website, so it has to find other ways to slither onto computer. According to our specialists, there is a possibility to download this adware from a third-party website; however, it travels in Amonetize bundles and usually enters systems without a user’s permission. If this adware program has really entered your system without your direct permission, it is very likely that other suspicious programs have been installed on your computer too. Our specialists believe that SearchQuest travels bundled with VuuPC, PriceLess, and PicColor. These programs are not trustworthy, so it is not advisable to keep them installed on the system. In order to find out whether they have been really installed on the system, you should scan your PC with a diagnostic scanner. You can download a really trustworthy scanner from this website – just click on the yellow Download button.

How to remove SearchQuest

You have to follow our step by step instructions if you want to fully erase SearchQuest. We recommend deleting this program as soon as possible because it can really make a mess of your PC. If you feel that you cannot erase this adware manually, you should simply scan your system with SpyHunter or a similar antimalware tool. In our opinion, this method is more effective and it helps to save time because an antimalware scanner removes all the existing threats, which means that you do not need to do anything yourself.

How to delete SearchQuest

Windows XP

  1. Click the Start button.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Select the program and click Remove.

Windows 7 and Vista

  1. Tap the Windows key.
  2. Select Control Panel from the menu.
  3. Click Uninstall a program.
  4. Right-click on SearchQuest.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Windows 8/Windows 8.1/Windows 10

  1. Tap the Windows key + R.
  2. Enter Control Panel in the box and click OK.
  3. Click Uninstall a program.
  4. Select the application that you wish to remove.
  5. Click Uninstall.

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