WebBar Removal: Solution To Remove WebBar Completely

Horrible Things That You Should Know About WebBar

WebBar is a type of Potentially Unwanted Program that get installed on the browsers automatically through freeware or shareware packages. It is known to add a toolbar to top of the Windows desktop that stays on the top of any installed application that you are using. This type of program contains a search field that allows System user to search Bing and generate more online revenue for the developer of WebBar. Along with a search field, it also contains home button that automatically connects to a search page by using the in-built browser that displays ads to PUPs or adware. Thus, you should not trust on it's fake appearances and promises.

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Technical Details of WebBar

Threat's Name WebBar
Type Potentially Unwanted Program
Threat Family Web Bar
Discovered Date July 14th, 2015
Length 2100000 bytes
Affected Systems All version of Windows OS
MD5 9fb37b10de12d9974bd206155147f136
SHA1 3c353843c482e822f893ad78329d85c2197182ec
Removal Possible, detailed instructions are given below

Nasty Activities Performed By WebBar

Once getting installed inside the Windows PC, it do series of malicious activities. This type of unwanted program is mainly known to bombard user's with thousand of irritating commercial ads in numerous form such as image ads, video or audio ads, banner ads, discounts, comparison prices, deals, in-text ads and much more. All displayed advertisements are typically based on the PPC scheme. Clicking on any advertisements intentional or unintentional will redirect you to the irrelevant or unsafe domain where they may force you to buy the sponsored services or products. Therefore, you should avoid to click on any ads or links and uninstall WebBar from PC immediately.

Proliferation Tactics of WebBar

Being an unwanted program, it secretly penetrates inside your Windows PC. But most of the cases, it travels along with the bundling method. Bundling method is most deceptive strategy used by hackers to infiltrate inside the PC. If you download any freeware or shareware packages carelessly by clicking on next button in hurry then it can secretly penetrates inside your Windows Systems. To avoid System such an unwanted program, you should be cautious while performing the installation procedure. Bear in your mind that your little attention can simply avoid you from being a victim of WebBar and other unwanted program.

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A. WebBar Manual Removal

How to Change the System Folder Settings to view hidden files

On Windows 7 | Vista

Windows Logo button is to be selected and then you need to Open Windows Explorer.

Click on Organize selecting Folder and Search Options.

Now Click on View Tab and select Show hidden files and folders Option to view WebBar related files.

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Click on OK to Apply

On Windows 8

Select on Windows + E keys in combination on the keyboard.

Click on View Tab option

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File name Extensions along with hidden items is to be checked

Step 2: Delete WebBar Related Files in Hidden Folders as given

  • %Temp%\[adware name]
  • %AppData%\[adware name]
  • %LocalAppData%\[adware name]
  • %LocalAppData%\[adware name].exe
  • %CommonAppData%\[adware name]
  • %AllUsersProfile%random.exe

Step 3 : Remove WebBar Related Registry Files on Windows

First, Open Registry Editor

On Windows 7| Vista

Click on Start Button

Select on Run Button

Type regedit

Finally Click on OK button

On Windows 8 Computer

Click on Win [Window Key] + R in Combination on Keyboard

Type regedit.exe in dialog box and press OK.

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Confirm OK to open the registry editor.

Look for WebBar related files and entries created in Win Registry.

Note: This step is only suitable for users having Technical Skills, if you delete any other entries other than WebBar, it will permanently damage your PC.

B. WebBar Removal from Windows OS

How to Uninstall WebBar related program on PC

on Windows 10

1. On Win 10 Screen, Click on Start Menu and Select All apps.

  1. this will show entire list of apps installed on Win 10, Find WebBar or any other suspicious program from the list. Right Click on the Selected item to uninstall it.

On Win 7 | Vista

  1. Select and Click on the Start Button and Click on Control Panel using Start Menu.

control panel2. You need to Select Uninstall Program under the Program Category in Control Panel.

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3. Using the Window, Program and Features option, select Installed on to view all the recently installed programs, Now uninstall WebBar or any other suspicious programs.

From window 8 PC

1. Press Windows key + I simultaneously , then open Setting Bar, click Control Panel to open it

2. Under Programs category, select Uninstall a program

3. Search WebBar program in Program and Features window, then click on Uninstall

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Step 2:- Uninstall WebBar toolbar, add-on, plug-in and extension from browser IE/Microsoft Edge/Firefox/Google Chrome

From Chrome Browser

1. On Chrome browser, select menu

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2. Select Advanced Settings option

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3. Click on Extension

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4. To remove WebBar extension, click on Trash icon

5. Select the Remove option in dialog box

From Microsoft Edge Browser

( Microsoft Edge does not support extension, now you have to just reset the search engine and homepage of Edge browser)

1. Set homepage on Edge browser to remove WebBar

  1. On address bar click More(..), and then select Settings option

Edge-Browser-Settings3. View Advanced Settings for specific page, to set homepage to Open with option

advance-settings-edge4. To set your own homepage click on Custom, the then type URL of your own homepage

 

2. To remove WebBar set default Search Engine

  • On address bar click More(..), and then select Settings option
  • select the View advanced settings option
  • Select “Search in the address bar with”, then enter the search engine by clicking on <Add new> option, then click on Add as default

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  •  Custom option is to be selected, enter the URL of the homepage to be set as

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From IE Browser

1. To open Manage add-ons on your IE browser, click on Tools button

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2. Select Toolbars and Extensions, them make a selection of WebBar to remove it

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3. Now click on Reset button to remove  WebBar add-ons

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From Firefox browser

1. To open Add-on Manager tab, select Menu button, and then click on Add-ons

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2. Click Extensions

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3. Select Remove or Disable button

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Removing WebBar In Just Few Steps

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How to Remove WebBar Automatically

Well, in the fast growing technology and day by day increasing malicious activities of cyber criminals, it is necessary for every computer user to protect their PC from WebBar. You must own a best removal tool which can provide safety and security to your windows machine. WebBar Free Scanner is one of the best tool which is capable to detect WebBar or any malware completely from compromised machine. However you need to purchase its licensed version to delete WebBar completely.

User Guide : Automatic WebBar Free Scanner

Step 1 Download the software and now install it on your computer. Click on “Scan Computer” to detect presence of WebBar and its harmful traces.

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Step 2 Scan in progress can be viewed

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Step 3 Use System Guard feature to block entry of WebBar and its infectious files.

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Step 4 HelpDesk is an additional feature which is can sort out all your troubles usually you face when PC is infected with WebBar

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Step 5 WebBar Free Scanner has Network Sentry feature which helps to block modification done through Internet connectivity on your computer system.

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Step 6 Enable Scan Scheduler feature on your computer to perform scanning at pre set time like daily, weekly or monthly.

Scan-Schedular

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