how do you remove the search.conduit virus from windows 8?
You can follow the below steps for the removal
a) First check in Add/Remove programs from control panel and remove conduit and if you dont find then check out unknown or untrusted apps in the list and uninstall those.
b) Check in Configuration utility from Task Manager(Startup)and find the location of unknown files and remove it from exact location.
c) Reset all the browsers
You can find the above steps more clearly at the following link http://theitechie.com/answers/remove-conduit-toolbar-and-search-engine/