Remove Alexa Toolbar using AdwCleaner (Easy, Free and fast, WORKS)

remove alexa toolbarAlexa Toolbar is a browser extension, plugin or addon for Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, also called a Browser Helper Object for Internet Explorer. The Alexa Toolbar is made and promoted by Alexa¬†and will replace or hijack your default homepage to Alexa.com and in this case the search results are promoted by Alexa.com called¬†Alexa Search. The Alexa Toolbar is bundled during the installation process of free or shareware downloads by download managers. This PUP – Potentially Unwanted Program is not a malicious process, but it’s build to promote services, advertisements and should not be bundled during the installation process to trick users into installing it without a decent notice.

It is advised to always read the Terms and Agreements before installing software on your computer. Do never click too fast thru the installation process [Next] button of software as you will agree to software you might not want to install. If the installer offers a Advanced or Custom option button, click it to find out if there is any other malicious software offered and installed during the installation process.

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