Tips to Get Rid of Smileys We Love Toolbar Virus

Posted by Britt Duncan - August 27, 2013

I got this Smileys We Love Toolbar infection when I downloaded something from Internet. This browser hijacker redirect has infected my Internet Explorer and Firefox. Each time if I want to go online, I will be redirected to http://smileyswelove.com/. How can I get rid of it completely?

Smileys We Love Toolbar Virus Description:

Smileys We Love Toolbar is not a trustworthy toolbar but a creepy PC infection that can bring lots of troubles to you. Generally speaking, Smileys We Love Toolbar usually gets inside your computer with spam e-mail attachments and free software. So, at the very beginning, you may not notice its invasion and let it have chance to finish installation. On one hand, Smileys We Love Toolbar acts as a browser hijacker virus, which means it not only takes control of your web browser, but also causes frequent redirect. Because of Smileys We Love Toolbar virus, your homepage is replaced by http://smileyswelove.com/ without your permission, and every time you do online searches, you will be rerouted to suspicious websites which have many advertisements. On the other hand, Smileys We Love Toolbar is a kind of adware infection, so that it will generate numerous pop-up advertisements. So many pop-ups occupy a big part of system resources and severely slow down computer running. Moreover, you should not look down upon Smileys We Love Toolbar virus, because it is a spy that is used to steal data from your computer. Hackers usually make use of Smileys We Love Toolbar to steal financial information like bank accounts, passwords and credit card details. That means, when they use the stolen data to do illegal things, you are likely to encounter great losses. As a result, for the good of yourself, we strongly recommend you installing a powerful antivirus and eliminating Smileys We Love Toolbar virus as quickly as possible.
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Severe Consequences Caused by Smileys We Love Toolbar Virus

1. Some registry entries, browser settings are modified out of permission.
2. Every time you try to open you web search engine, you are redirected to Smileys We Love Toolbar website.
3. Other computer threats like Trojan horse may be found on the computer as well.
4. Your homepage is replaced, you web search results are rerouted.
5. Computer performance is seriously decelerated.6. Personal information stored on the computer may be captured.

Manually Get Rid of Smileys We Love Toolbar Virus

According to our research, we found that Smileys We Love Toolbar redirect is caused by its toolbar that often gets installed together with other free toolbar or programs. And its 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 Smileys We Love Toolbar virus.

1. Please close all your web browsers before deleting Smileys We Love Toolbar malware.

2. Click Start button and then Control Panel

3. Click Add or Remove Programs

4. Locate and remove Smileys We Love 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 Smileys We Love Toolbar toolbar or other suspicious add-ons and then click Search Providers tab to remove unwanted search engine.

After uninstalling Smileys We Love 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 Smileys We Love Toolbar virus.

1. Search and delete the following registry entries of Smileys We Love Toolbar virus

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exeHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\RandomHKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” =RandomHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\Explorer\run\Random.exe

2. Search and remove the following malicious files of Smileys We Love Toolbar malware

%AllUsersProfile%\random.exe%AppData%\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Templates\random.exe%Temp%\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 Smileys We Love 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 Smileys We Love Toolbar virus.

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