- Slow Computer
- Annoying Pop-up's
- Slow internet connection
- Shows commercial adverts
- Hijacks homepage
- Changes default search engine
ListingsPortal Toolbar is a very annoying toolbar in a sense that it usually enters the system and changes homepage and search provider to ask.com. In fact, it is not the only drawback of this product. Specialists working at pcthreat.com have noticed that ListingsPortal Toolbar might not act as it should. In other words, it might not help you find online classifieds (short ads) even if it promises to do that. What is more, ListingsPortal Toolbar might even redirect to untrustworthy websites. It might be enough to click on one of those buttons placed on it. As can be seen, ListingsPortal Toolbar is not a very trustworthy browser plugin, so we suggest that you get rid of it as soon as possible. It is impossible to fully remove ListingsPortal Toolbar from Control Panel, which is why we suggest reading this article from beginning to end.
As has been already mentioned, ListingsPortal Toolbar is associated with the ask.com search engine. This search engine will replace your regular homepage and search provider. In order to set another homepage and search engine, you will have to get rid of ListingsPortal Toolbar first. In fact, many computer users think that it is nothing bad to keep ask.com. Yes, this search provider is decent and it seems that it will really help you to find the relevant information; however, it might still provide you with some third-party links. These links might redirect you to the websites full of malicious software. We do not think that you want to infect your system with malicious software, so we encourage you to remove ListingsPortal Toolbar as fast as possible.
ListingsPortal Toolbar is not very harmful itself; however, software that enters the system together with it might really cause you serious security-related problems. Specialists working at pcthreat.com say that ListingsPortal Toolbar usually travels bundled with other browser plugins, adware or potentially unwanted programs (PUP) mainly; however, other much more serious infections might enter your system as well if you install ListingsPortal Toolbar. You should definitely check your system and remove undesirable programs if it turns out that they have really entered your system. It is important to do that very quickly because they not only act in an unwanted way, but might also help other threats to enter the system.
You will be able to remove ListingsPortal Toolbar very easily if you scan your system with a trustworthy scanner, such as SpyHunter. You can, of course, try to remove this undesirable software yourself. In order to help you do that, we have prepared the removal instructions. You have to perform the steps exactly as indicated in order to fully remove ListingsPortal Toolbar. Do not forget that our instructions will not help you to delete other infections that might have entered together with ListingsPortal Toolbar. You can try to detect and remove them yourself, but we think that the easiest way to eliminate them is to scan the system with a trustworthy scanner.
How to get rid of ListingsPortal Toolbar
Windows 7 and Vista