Steps for Removal of Google Redirect Virus
The first place to address when removing the Google Redirect virus is in your PC’s Local Area Network (LAN) settings. The reason for this is to ensure the virus isn’t redirecting your PC’s browser traffic through a malicious proxy server.
To check your LAN settings:
In Internet Explorer:
a) Open your browser and select Tools>Internet Options, followed by the 'Connections' tab.
b) Click on the ‘LAN settings’ button.
c) In the next window, ensure the option ‘ Use a proxy server for your LAN’ is unchecked.
d) Select ‘OK’ and close.
a) Open your browser and select Tools>Options
b) Click on the ‘Advanced’ tab and then the 'Network' tab, followed by ‘Settings’
c) In the next window, ensure the ‘No Proxy’ radio button is selected.
d) Click ‘OK’ and close.
The steps above might vary slightly depending on the browser version you use, but in the main should be similar to the above.