MapsGalaxy toolbar is a program, which is officially dedicated for improving user's browsing on the Internet. It includes various features, such as maps, traffic conditions, directions and similar, and can easily be installed on IE and Mozilla Firefox. We must say that many PC users find it really effective. However, no matter that it's is free of viruses, it has also been reported for annoying redirections to mywebsearch.com and unwanted changes made in computer's settings. Mostly, this toolbar alters user's homepage to home.mywebsearch.com. Of course, there should be no surprise why this toolbar redirects users to this domain - MapsGalaxy toolbar is owned by the same company as mywebsearch, which is called Mindspark. As we can expect, all products that belong to this company may be interested in making users visit this domain and increase their traffic in this way.
WHERE CAN I GET MapsGalaxy toolbar FROM?
You can install MapsGalaxy toolbar on your computer as any other legitimate program. However, it seems that not only its official website promotes it – this program may also enter your computer in a bundle with other software. If you have been surprised by MapsGalaxy toolbar on your computer, you should uninstall it. Additionally, you must be aware that it's created for monetization purposes, so it may cause browser's redirections to home.mywebsearch.com and similar websites. To sum up, we don't recommend trusting it if you haven't installed Maps Galaxy Toolbar on your computer.
HOW CAN I REMOVE MapsGalaxy Toolbar?
First of all, you should uninstall MapsGalaxy Toolbar by going:
'Start menu' -> 'Control Panel' -> 'Uninstall a Program' or 'Add/Remove Programs' and choose 'Uninstall' button where you see MapsGalaxy toolbar.
Additionally, if your homepage has been changed to mywebsearch.com, follow these steps:
Open IE -> Tools -> Internet Option -> General tab. Enter Google or other address to make it the default start page.
Open Mozilla Firefox, go to Tools -> Options -> General -> Startup. Select 'Show a blank page' when Firefox Starts or set a certain website, like Google or similar.
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