Avast - Remove harmful browser toolbars

December 2016



Avast Free Antivirus possesses a feature which allows the detection and removal of harmful/suspicious browser toolbars.

To make use of this feature:
  • Double-click on the taskbar icon to open Avast.
  • Go to the Security tab > Tools
  • Click on "Browser Cleanup".
  • In the left pane, click on "Start avast! Browser Cleanup NOW"
  • Avast will display the suspicious/harmful toolbars installed on your browsers.
  • First, click on the "Disable" button next to the toolbar.
  • Close all running instances of your browsers.
  • Go to Summary > Current status and click on the Remove button to uninstall the toolbar..


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