Does Muvic Toolbar appear on your web browser all of a sudden? Do you wonder if it is safe or not? If you don’t need this toolbar, how can you get rid of it? This post here shows you something about the toolbar and provides you several methods to completely remove Muvic Toolbar.
Muvic Toolbar is a toolbar that targets popular Internet browsers including Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and Google Chrome. It seems that the add-on enables users to visit YouTube, Vimeo, Billboard and other websites conveniently and listen to music easily.
Screenshot of the add-on:
However, it may change some settings of the Internet browsers and mess up your browsers. The toolbar has the features similar to browser hijackers. It may substitute the default homepage and search engine with Search.snap.do or open Search.snap.do as a new tab page. It can redirect you to visit other unwanted websites and display a lot of ads when you do a search via its search engine. The websites redirected by it may contain hundreds of cyber threats such as Trojans, spyware, adware and other potentially unwanted programs. The infections may attack your compromised PC when you view the websites. It is very frustrating that the threat can open some advertising pages automatically without your permission.
What’s more, it monitors your Internet histories and knows your browsing habits so that it can deliver more ads based on what you need. It is dangerous because your confidential information may be stolen by it.
The toolbar may disguise itself as a useful program and mislead you when you visit some download sites. It is also bundled with third party software installer. If you download freeware that bundled with it, the toolbar will affect the browsers in your PC once it is installed along with the installer. So you need to be careful when installing new freeware because the toolbar or other unwanted programs will be chosen in some steps during installation. The malicious websites and spam emails can also distribute the toolbar.
Step1. Remove the relevant software / toolbar from Control Panel.
For Windows XP users, Click Start, go to Control Panel and click on Add/Remove, search for the software installed or updated by you lately and click Remove button to delete it.
For Windows 7 users, click Start button, point to Control Panel, go to Programs and click on Programs and Features. Select the suspicious software among all the programs installed within your system and click Uninstall to remove it from your PC.
Step2. Delete the extension from the web browsers.
In addition to the steps above, you can also delete Muvic Toolbar with an easier method – using a professional removal tool to clear the toolbar completely.
Download and install Mighty Uninstaller on your PC.
Run the tool and click Software Uninstall in the left pane. Select the software related to the toolbar or the toolbar itself if located and click the Delete button.
It is suggested that you use this removal utility because it can help clear all the leftover files and registry keys of the threat thoroughly. When uninstalling unnecessary or stubborn program, it is a good idea to choose this reputable utility.
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