How Do You Stop Toolbars From Hijacking Your Homepage?
How do you stop browser toolbars from hijacking your homepage? Some browser toolbars will hijack your homepage and change it to their site and even sometimes add a new search engine to your list of search engines. Besides removing the toolbar is there a way of stopping this?
Most toolbars install themselves during the installation of other applications, or when accessing certain websites. So the most important thing to have in mind is to read carefully the instructions and steps of every application you install to make sure you install only the desired components and nothing else. Same with websites that ask you to click some options.
If the toolbars are already in the system, you can go to Control Panel - Programs and Features to see if Windows allows you to uninstall them. There are other third-party programs that help you eradicate them as well like HijackThis.
When u r installing some kind of software, there is always an option like "install toolbar and make blah-blah as my homepage", just uncheck that. most of the times, we keep on pressng next button and wait for software to install
by FootballNut21 months ago
With the Ad Program service Hubpages offer, to benefit all writers and Hubpages what is the possibility of allowing Hubpage members access to the hosted Adverts in the Hubpages Ad Program?Is there potential that members...
by Gary Anderson6 years ago
Here are directions for making Bing your homepage. http://www.bing.com/customizeBrowser
by Skylar Spring5 years ago
Should a blog have a static homepage?Which do you think is better, having a static homepage as the landing point on your blog or having your post page as the landing point? What are the pros and cons of each?
by Mikeydoes6 years ago
I have many ideas that can help us all, much like many other people do. I really should get paid for this! In the long run I am sure I will. I have many more genius ideas, that can take this site to the next level if...
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.