Widgi Toolbar is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) from Spigot inc., which can also be categorized as adware. It is presented as one of Internet Explorer components and, in most cases, downloaded together with IE updates. However, it may also appear on Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and any other web browser without any permission asked. As soon as it enters computer, it starts messing it up by displaying continuous pop-up ads. Besides, it may start slowing down the system or return altered search results and then redirect you to unfamiliar websites. We don't recommend ignoring Widgi Toolbar redirects because they may trick you into visiting dangerous sites and make you to install more potentially unwanted programs on the system. So, no matter that technically this program is not a virus, you should be very careful with it. We recommend you to remove Widgi Toolbar Platform from computer.
You can download this application from the Internet just like any other application. It is available at download, cnet and other download sites. However, Widgi Toolbar virus can also infiltrate your computer unnoticed because it's actively spread in a bundle with freeware and shareware. In order to prevent its infiltration, you should be very careful when downloading free programs from the Internet. Instead of clicking the "Next" button until the "Finish" comes up and letting Widgi Toolbar hijack your browsers, you should choose Custom or Advanced installation and then deselect all unfamiliar check marks that typically agree with the installation of various toolbars, extensions, plugins and add-ons.
If Widgi Toolbar infiltrated your computer, you shouldn't leave it there because it may initiate various annoying and dangerous activities on it. In order to avoid misleading pop-up ads and security-related issues, you should follow these instructions:
You can remove Widgi Toolbar 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 Widgi Toolbar 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 Widgi Toolbar or any other suspicious programs on it. Now right click on every of such entries and select Move to Trash.
Remove Widgi Toolbar from each of your web browsersInternet Explorer Mozilla Firefox Google Chrome Safari Remove dangerous add-ons
Information added: 08/19/14 07:27;
information updated: 08/19/14 07:27