- Strange toolbar installed without Your permission
- Connects to the internet without permission
- Hijacks homepage
- Can't be uninstalled via Control Panel
- Changes default search engine
The infamous group known as Mindspark has released yet another invasive toolbar that cannot be trusted entirely. The toolbar in questions is known as MusicBox Toolbar and should be removed from your PC without any hesitation if it is found active on your operating system. On its official website, this browser add-on is promoted as an excellent tool that will help you search for music online in a better way. It sounds kind of tempting at first but you must know that in reality this invasive toolbar will not do that in the best possible way. In fact, it will only ruin your online experience by making some fundamental changes to your web browser’s default settings. Such activity is annoying and frustrating. If you wish to avoid such situation, do not hesitate and follow the removal guide that we provide below to delete MusicBox Toolbar in a quick and easy manner.
Since MusicBox Toolbar is very similar to other Mindspark toolbars such as DownSpeedTest Toolbar, PackageTracer Toolbar, UnzipApp Toolbar and quite a few others it is not surprising that the invasive toolbar in question function in virtually the same way as the mentioned counterparts. Once the malicious toolbar gains access to your operating system, it will almost instantly make a few changes to your default web browser’s settings. Your default search engine and homepage will be switched without any notification, which is annoying and frustrating to say the least. What is most even more annoying about these changes is that you will have no choice but to use the suspicious third-party search engine for all your Internet searches, as well as you will be forced to start each of your browsing session on a homepage that was not set default by you. All in all this toolbar will make surfing the way you are used to virtually impossible. To restore the standard settings of your web browser make sure to remove every single bit of MusicBox Toolbar as soon as possible.
Even though, it is possible to download MusicBox Toolbar from its official website, we have found out that this suspicious application is also spread via software bundles. Installers filled up with questionable software are usually obtained from suspicious third-party download websites; thus, we advise you to avoid such sites at all times. Also, make sure to learn about the program you wish to install as much as possible before doing so since quite a few questionable applications are often advertised in a hoax way to lure unsuspecting users into downloading them. Lastly, but most importantly make sure to install a professional antimalware tool since such a tool will significantly reduce the risk of getting your PC infected with suspicious software.
The removal of MusicBox Toolbar is a two-step procedure. First of all, make sure to delete the malicious extension from your web browser. Then make sure to remove this invasive toolbar via Control Panel. Only by executing both steps you will be able to revert the changes made by MusicBox Toolbar. If you fail to do so, the changes will continue to bother you to no end.
How to remove MusicBox Toolbar from your web browser
How to remove MusicBox Toolbar from your computer
Windows Vista and Windows 7