FoodBuzz is a potentially unwanted application, which is presented as a free browser extension that allows users to get information about recipes. This program has ability to get inside the system without user's knowledge and additionally display continuous pop-up ads and in-text link advertisements leading to other websites. No matter that they look like harmless notifications informing about third party products, services, promotions or offers, clicking on these links may end up with the installation of additional software or even malware. That's why we recommend eliminating FoodBuzz from your computer if you haven't installed it manually or if you are bored by its continuous alerts.
Usually, users download FoodBuzz from its official website FoodBuzz.net. However, this program can also infiltrate your PC in a bundle with other, third party software. In most of the cases, this application gets inside the PC in one pack with freeware and shareware, so you should be very careful when downloading it on your machine. As soon as it gets there, this program affects each of the web browsers that are installed on the system. You should be very careful when dealing with FoodBuzz because it may make you visit unsafe webpages and install unsafe programs. Follow this guide if you want to remove FoodBuzz from your computer:
When trying to remove FoodBuzz and get rid of its pop-up ads, you should firstly remove this program via Add/Remove Programs list. Follow these steps for that:
Click Start -> Settings -> Control Panel -> Add/Remove Programs. Additionally, look for FoodBuzz entry and uninstall it.
Additionally, remove this program from your browsers:
Open Internet Explorer, go ‘Tools‘ -> ”Manage Add-ons’ -> ‘Toolbars and Extensions’. Here, look for FoodBuzz and click 'uninstall'. Now open IE -> Tools -> Internet Option -> General tab. Enter Google or other address to make it the default start page.
Open Mozilla Firefox, go ‘Tools’ -> ‘Add-ons’ -> ‘Extensions’. Find FoodBuzz and click ‘Uninstall’. Now go to Tools -> Options -> General -> Startup. Now select 'Show a blank page' when Firefox Starts or set a certain website, like Google or similar..
Click the Chrome menu button on the Google Chrome browser, select Tools -> Extensions. Here, look for FoodBuzz extension and get rid of it by clicking on the Recycle Bin. Additionally, click on wench icon, go to settings and choose 'Manage search engines'. Change search engine to google or other. Then Go to section “On start” and make sure you get blank page while creating new tab.
Finally, we recommend scanning the system with updated anti-spyware if you haven't downloaded this program manually. For that, use SpyHunter.
Information added: 07/03/13 03:28;
information updated: 07/03/13 03:28