What is is a search engine that you will come across if you install SmartBar Toolbar published by Bechino S.L. The toolbar can be installed alongside various free applications which are available on various file sharing websites. It has been noticed that computer user tend to install applications carelessly. They ignore the license agreements by skipping various options that may help them prevent the installation of an additional application which is attached to the installer.  It is not a secret that when the user accidentally installs a program that he or she has not intended to install, they imagine that the machine has been infected; which is why you may encounter a term browser hijacker which is used to refer to However, even though it is promoted by a toolbar, our team recommends removing from all your browsers.test

Why should you remove should be removed from the computer in order to prevent computer infections that may be executed on the web pages provided by the search engine. Unlike other reliable search engines, the one in question displays advertisements. Not all of them may be dangerous but the fact that cyber schemers tend to promote their websites in various websites signals that you should take all preventative measures so as not to get the computer infected. As to the Smart toolbar, it does not contain any distinguishable features, except for the search box and several buttons directing to Facebook, Twitter, and some other websites.

How to remove

The analysis of the toolbar has revealed that Internet Explorer contains two components as opposed to Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. Such constituent elements as SmartBar Toolbar and SmartBar Helper Object published by Montera Technologies have been detected. After you uninstall the toolbar, you still have to alter the settings of the browsers in order to get rid of In order to avoid the reset of the browsers which results in the loss of the data such as bookmarks, you should remove the so-called hijacker by using SpyHunter. Not only will it remove the unwanted add-on and but also it will make sure that no unwanted or suspicious applications are installed onto the PC. removal

Windows XP

  1. Click Start - > Control Panel.
  2. Select Add or Remove Programs.
  3. Select the unwanted program and click the Remove button.

Windows Vista and Windows 7

  1. Open the Start menu.
  2. Click Control Panel - > Uninstall a program.
  3. Double-click the entry of the program that you want to remove.

Windows 8

  1. Hover the mouse over the lower left corner of the screen.
  2. Right-click.
  3. Click Control Panel - > Uninstall a program.
  4. Double-click the unwanted application.

Change the settings of the browsers

Internet Explorer

  1. Press Alt+T.
  2. Click Internet Options.
  3. Open the Advanced tab and click Reset.
  4. Select the check box.
  5. Click the Reset button and then click Finish.

Google Chrome

  1. Press Alt+F.
  2. Go to Tools - > Extensions.
  3. Remove the unwanted extensions.
  4. Click Settings on the left side of the browser.
  5. Move to the On startup section and click Set pages.
  6. Remove and type a new URL.
  7. In the Search section, click Manage search engine and change the search provider.

Once you complete the removal, install our recommended scanner to find out whether the computer is infected with any threats or not.

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