- Connects to the internet without permission
- Shows commercial adverts
- Slow internet connection
Search Donkey is a browser add-on that is aimed at facilitating your browsing experience. Even though it is not a toolbar, it can help you access various search engines or websites with one click. When browsing Wikipedia, Urban dictionary or some other web page, highlight a preferred word and a Search Donkey icon will appear next to the word. On clicking the icon, a list containing links to Google, Images, Facebook, Wikipedia, Twitter and many more websites appear.
Search Donkey is the property of Western Web Applications, which also owns TV Genies, another free browser add-on. Search Donkey is available to everyone at searchdonkeyapp.com, and it can also be bundled with freeware, so if you do not want to accidentally install this or some other browser plug-ins, you should always read the information you are provided with.
Search Donkey works in Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox. It is highly possible that while browsing the Internet, you will come across various advertisements. The application collects information about your browsing sessions and the specifications of your browsing tools and generates targeted advertisements. You may encounter different types of ads, including in-text and display ads. Once you find an advertisement, no matter what it promotes, it is advisable to ignore it as you may be directed to a malicious third-party website that may cause damage to the PC. Note that the information collected is likely to be shared with third-parties, so do not get surprised when you stumble across unknown products or websites.
In order to prevent advertisements, you should remove Search Donkey once you find that it is installed on your toolbars. Below you will find our step-by-step instructions which should help you uninstall the unwanted application, also referred to as adware. But do not think that no further actions should be made once you finish the manual removal. Scan the PC for malware if you want to make sure that the system is running properly. If you do not want to waste your time, install SpyHunter, which will remove Search Donkey and maintain the system of the PC. Do not wait until new computer threats attempt to corrupt the system and act right now.
Search Donkey removal
Windows Vista and Windows 7
Having completed the removal of the unwanted application, scan the PC for malware to make sure that the system is running properly. If there are any threats or unnecessary files that should be removed, our recommended scanner will immediately alert you.
How to manually remove Search Donkey
Files associated with Search Donkey infection:
Search Donkey processes to kill: