Search seldom gives answers, just other search engines?

When I search with Yahoo or Google lately it sends me a long list of possible searches using other search engines.  Sometimes the answer I seek is 10-20 items down the list but often none of the what I seek.  

Then if I click on any of the other "answers" it goes on and on like that, never getting to what I seek.  I even try simple easy to find things and it seldom works.  Do I have a bug?

Of course if I use a specific URL that I know works I get to that URL no problem

Thanks for your helpl

2 Answers

  • keerok
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Clear your browser's history, cache and cookies. Exit the browser, start then try again.

  • 1 month ago

    That sound like you have got some redirector malware that fakes results to send you to advertising or sponsored sites.

    Run Ccleaner, Malwarebytes antimalware, Superantispyware and Spybot search & destroy; the free versions of each are fine.

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