Title: Zwinky Toolbar

Remove Zwinky Toolbar
Removal instructions

Severity scale:Zwinky Toolbar severity is 10  (10 / 100)

Zwinky Toolbar is a potentially unwanted program, which is widely called as browser hijacker. The reason why security experts include this application to such category is that it may cause several problems for its victims. It may infiltrate computer without your permission, show continuous pop-up advertisements and also track your browsing habits in order to share this data with third parties. However, the biggest problem with Zwinky Toolbar is that it makes people visit unwanted websites. In most of occasions, this program appears on every web browser, which is installed on the system. If you found Zwinky Toolbar on Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome or other browser, you should remove it from your computer. 


Zwinky Toolbar can be installed on computer manually from the site, which is included to its distribution. However, this program has also been infiltrating random systems without users’ consent and permission. As soon as it does that, it program modifies some of browser’s settings and starts making users visit unwanted websites against their will. Typically, Zwinky Toolbar alters homepage and default search engine to mywebsearch.com. Please, do NOT ignore these changes because they may complicate your browsing experience in the future. Security experts recommend removing Zwinky Toolbar from the system.

HOW TO REMOVE Zwinky Toolbar?

When trying to remove Zwinky Toolbar from your computer, you should firstly uninstall it via Add/Remove Programs. For that open:

Control Panel -> Add and Remove programs list. Here, look for Zwinky Toolbar or similar name and click Uninstall. After that, don't forget scanning the system with updated  SpyHunter and making sure that there are no malicious entries on your machine left.

Finally, remove Zwinky Toolbar from each of your web browsers:

Internet Explorer:

Open Internet Explorer, go ‘Tools‘ -> ”Manage Add-ons’ -> ‘Toolbars and Extensions’. Here, look for Zwinky Toolbar and click 'uninstall'. Change your start page and default search engine back to normal.

Google Chrome:

Open Google Chrome -> click Wrench Icon -> Settings -> Manage Search Engines -> Remove Zwinky Toolbar and other unnecessary entries from the list. Change your start page and default search engine back to normal.

Mozilla Firefox:

Open Mozilla Firefox, go ‘Tools’ -> ‘Add-ons’ -> ‘Extensions’ and find Zwinky Toolbar, and click ‘Uninstall’. Change your start page and default search engine back to normal.

Automatic Zwinky Toolbar removal:

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SpyHunter is recommended remover to uninstall Zwinky Toolbar. You should confirm using free trial that it detects current version of parasite.

Note: Manual assistance required means that one or all of removers were unable to remove parasite without some manual intervention, please read manual removal instructions below.

If you failed to remove Zwinky Toolbar using SpyHunter, submit question to our support team and provide as much details as possible.
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Geolocation of Zwinky Toolbar:

This map reveals the prevalence of Zwinky Toolbar. Countries and regions that have been affected the most are: United States.

QR code for Zwinky Toolbar removal instructions:

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QR is short for Quick Response. They can be read quickly by the mobile phones. QR codes can store more data than standard barcodes, including url links, geo coordinates, and text.

The reason we add QR code to the website is that parasites like Zwinky Toolbar are really hard to remove on infected computer. you can quicly scan the QR code with your mobile device and have manual removal instructions to uninstall Zwinky Toolbar right in your pocket.

Simply use the QR scanner and read removal instructions from mobile device.

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Information added: 2013-08-18 08:00:01
Information updated: 2013-08-18 08:00:01

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