Solved My computer is keep getting redirecting, how do i stop it

September 18, 2017 at 07:42:32
Specs: Macintosh
half the websites i go one gets redirected back to google, how do i get it to stop? it happens on every application like google chrome, safari and firefox. and i am on mac. i have tried restarting my mac but doesn't work. is this a virus and if it is how do i get rid of it?

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September 21, 2017 at 05:06:23
Not. on. my Macjust. now but from memory...

apple icon (top left) Settings/network/proxies tab//advanced option and you see of "any" proxies have been enabled. The default is no proxy...

More detailed here:

http://kb.k12usa.com/Knowledgebase/...

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#1
September 18, 2017 at 09:23:37
Clear history and cache and see if that helps

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September 18, 2017 at 09:50:27
Download Malwarebytes for Macs and run it, remove all it finds.

https://www.malwarebytes.com/mac/
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You have to be a little bit crazy to keep you from going insane.

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September 18, 2017 at 20:13:37
Is there a proxy configured in your network settings?

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September 21, 2017 at 04:44:10
how do i check that?

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September 21, 2017 at 05:06:23
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Not. on. my Macjust. now but from memory...

apple icon (top left) Settings/network/proxies tab//advanced option and you see of "any" proxies have been enabled. The default is no proxy...

More detailed here:

http://kb.k12usa.com/Knowledgebase/...

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