Do i have a virus

hi. whenever i use my internet to go to a webpage, alot of times it takes me to a completekly different webpage i secectly preferable to yelp or yellow pages. this pisses mne off as i have ot click back and rego to the page. do iu know what the problem is, is it a virus. how do i fix it.
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  1. Could be a redirect virus/trojan

    Follow this guide and see if you can get rid of it.

    http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/239851-49-simple-free-guide-removing-malware
  2. eminemvanillaice said:
    hi. whenever i use my internet to go to a webpage, alot of times it takes me to a completekly different webpage i secectly preferable to yelp or yellow pages. this pisses mne off as i have ot click back and rego to the page. do iu know what the problem is, is it a virus. how do i fix it.


    go here and download the free version http://www.malwarebytes.org/products/malwarebytes_free
    do full scan in safe mode and fix any issues it finds

    if you are not running an antivirus program go to www.avast.com
    do full scan and fix any issues it finds

    go to these places and run full scans (1 at a time, full scan, fix issues, go to next)
    http://www.bitdefender.com/scanner/online/free.html
    http://www.eset.com/us/online-scanner/
  3. +1 go with pyree answer first
  4. OK, also try to run CWShredder @ http://free.antivirus.com/cwshredder/

    This tool will find and destroy all traces of the CoolWebSearch hijacker on your system.
    This includes:

    Redirections to CoolWebSearch related pages
    Redirections when mistyping URLs
    Redirections when visiting Google
    Enormous IE slowdowns when typing
    IE start page/search page changing on reboot
    Sites in the IE Trusted Zone you didn't add
    Pop-ups in Google and Yahoo when searching
    Errors at startup mentioning WIN.INI or IEDLL.EXE
    Unable to change or see certain items in IE Options
    Unable to access IE Options at all
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