- Connects to the internet without permission
- Hijacks homepage
- Changes default search engine
If you ever install KnowTheBible Toolbar on your system, you will definitely notice several unwanted activities that it might perform. Firstly, it will change your homepage and search engine to home.tb.ask.com; secondly, it might record and transfer some of the information about your browsing sessions; third, you might infect your system while searching for the information using its search engine. This program is compatible with all the major browsers including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox, which mean that it is aimed at a wide variety of computer users. In addition, it is known that you will be able to restore the changes which it has made only after you get rid of KnowTheBible Toolbar.
Of course, you might prefer to leave this browser plugin installed on the system because it gives an opportunity to get acquainted with Bible and even enable you to check your own knowledge by participating in Bible Trivia. Even though this might seem as a great fun, you should know that there are more drawbacks related to this browser plugin than you think. For instance, it might be very true that you will be provided with sponsored links among decent search results. As you will not be able to distinguish them, it might be very true that you will click on them without even wanting that. In either way, you might be taken to corrupted websites where you might easily infect your system. This is one of the main reasons why we recommend removing KnowTheBible Toolbar and using a more reliable search engine.
It is not very likely that this application has entered your system secretly, which mean that you have probably downloaded it from its official website. You should always check whether the program is reliable before you download and install it on the system. As there are plenty of unwanted programs nowadays, this step will definitely help you to avoid a great deal of undesirable applications. In addition, we also recommend that you enable a security tool and keep it like that all the time.
If you have not been able to protect your system from this unwanted program, you will have to take some actions in order to remove it. The easiest way is to acquire a reliable antimalware tool, for instance, SpyHunter and then scan the system with it. However, you can also do that manually. Have you chosen this method of removal? Thus, you are free to use the instructions provided below.
The removal of KnowTheBible Toolbar
Windows 7 and Vista