Guide to Remove/ Uninstall Toggle Toolbar Redirect Virus Completely

Posted by Britt Duncan - September 8, 2013

Is Toggle Toolbar added to your web browser without asking for permission? Is your computer slowed down seriously? Are your visits redirected to some unknown and commercial websites? If your machine is attacked by Toggle Toolbar redirect virus, don’t worry. We will help you completely remove Toggle Toolbar and solve all problems in this post.

Is Toggle Toolbar a dangerous virus?

Toggle Toolbar is a dangerous browser hijacker that will bring much chaos to the affected Windows. Usually, this unwanted program is distributed by web criminals to gain profit from victims. With the usage of your system vulnerabilities and Internet loopholes, Toggle Toolbar malware intrudes in your workstation. It can be installed in Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox without asking for any permission.

After invasion, Toggle Toolbar redirect will make many changes to your system and browser. For example, it slows down the computer performance by occupying a large number of system resources. Besides, by adding boot-up files to the Windows registry, Toggle Toolbar malware is activated whenever the machine is launched. It has the ability to change your default browser settings and replace your original start page and search engine. Toggle Toolbar reroutes your search results to certain unwanted websites when you try to do the search as before. Those pages could possess numerous products or even dangerous viruses. In addition, lots of ads keep popping up on the screen during your web browsing activities.

Furthermore, Toggle Toolbar malware records your online activities and gathers your personal information especially financial data. All in all, it is wise to immediately remove Toggle Toolbar once you find it on the browser.

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Disadvantages and risks of Toggle Toolbar Virus:

1. It could change your system registry settings and activate itself on Windows start-up
2. It modifies the default browser settings and hijack Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox
3. It replaces the home page and search engine and causes great chaos
4. It causes frequent web redirects to wrong websites and displays lots of unwanted ads
5. It records online activities and collects important information especially the credit card data
6. It may introduce many other computer threats like Trojans, spyware, and malware
7. It takes up lots of system resources and slows down the affected computer performance

Manually Get Rid of Toggle Toolbar Virus

According to our research, we found that Toggle Toolbar redirect is caused by search.us.com toolbar that often gets installed together with other free toolbar or programs. And search.us.com toolbar has made many changes to your computer system and web browsers. So, you should keep very patient and careful when you are following our removal steps and manually removing Toggle Toolbar virus.

1. Please close all your web browsers before deleting Toggle Toolbar malware.

2. Click Start button and then Control Panel

3. Click Add or Remove Programs

4. Locate and remove Toggle Toolbar toolbar and other unknown software or toolbars

5. Run your Internet Explorer

6. Click Tools and then click Manage Add-ons option

7. Click Toolbars and Extensions to disable Toggle Toolbar toolbar or other suspicious add-ons and then click Search Providers tab to remove unwanted search engine.

After uninstalling Toggle Toolbar toolbar and reverting its changes to your browser, you need to go throught the following steps if you want to completely get rid of Toggle Toolbar virus.

1. Search and delete the following registry entries of Toggle Toolbar virus

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\Current\Winlogon\”Shell” = “{hsreggfd }.exe (Randomly named)”

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” = ‘1’

2. Search and remove the following malicious files of Toggle Toolbar malware

%UserProfile%\[random].exe

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\~r

%Windir%\Microsoft.NET\Framework\[random].exe

You should know that manually editing registry needs some computer know-how and is rather risky for computer newbie. Another fact is that Toggle Toolbar virus is able to update its version frequently and change its file locations. So the manual removal can not gurantee a thorough removal of Toggle Toolbar virus.

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