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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