Linkury SmartBar is not a virus or malware that could pose harm for computers or their owners. However, its name has already got a negative label in various security forums. The most important reason why people are calling this toolbar 'virus' is because it had been involved to the distribution of spyware. However, today we can assure you that Linkury SmartBar is safe and harmless. The only its downsides are its distribution method and annoying activity, which relies on commercial pop-up notifications. In order to avoid Linkury SmartBar's installation and appearance on each of your browsers, you should pay more attention to freeware's installation. However, you can get rid of its commercial pop-up ads only by removing Linkury SmartBar from the system.
Linkury SmartBar can be easily installed on computer from such sites as cnet, linkury.org and similar. These sites are harmless, so you can trust them without any hesitations. However, this toolbar can also come on your PC bundled with other programs. This distribution method is very popular among such programs as toolbars, search engines and similar applications. It's not malicious but it can definitely be called unfair. In order to prevent Linkury SmartBar infiltration, you should choose only Custom or Advanced installation method when downloading freeware from the web. If it gets inside, it automatically installs its add-on to Google Chrome, IE and Mozilla Firefox browsers, and starts offering its services. According to users, this program returns trustworthy search results. However, it may bother you because of its commercial pop-up notifications. If you decided that you don't want to see them anymore, you will need to remove Linkury SmartBar from the system.
Linkury SmartBar is not malicious and, if you like to use it, that's OK, you can leave it on your PC. However, if you decided to get rid of this toolbar, you can do that with a help of these steps:
You can remove Linkury SmartBar automatically with a help of one of these programs: SpyHunter, STOPzilla, Malwarebytes Anti Malware. We recommend these applications because they can easily delete potentially unwanted programs and viruses with all their files and registry entries that are related to them.
Uninstall Linkury SmartBar and related programs
If you are Windows 8 user, then right-click in the lower left corner of the screen. Once Quick Access Menu shows up, select Control Panel and Uninstall a Program.
If you are using OS X, click Go button at the top left of the screen and select Applications.
Wait until you see Applications folder and look for Linkury SmartBar or any other suspicious programs on it. Now right click on every of such entries and select Move to Trash.
Remove Linkury SmartBar from each of your web browsersInternet Explorer Mozilla Firefox Google Chrome Safari Remove dangerous add-ons
Information added: 08/19/14 07:09;
information updated: 08/19/14 07:09