- Strange toolbar installed without Your permission
Alot Toolbar is an adware program, which is classified as partially malicious browser add-on. It pretends to be a useful search-related tool, which can give you an instant access to search results about your favorite topic, but at the same time, having stuck to your browser, Alot Toolbar generates a mass of undesirable advertisements popping up on your screen. This add-on also changes your homepage.
With this it is possible to infer that Alot Toolbar is able to commit other bad things as well. For example, it can redirect you to websites of malicious content, where you will be exposed to a risk of being infected by a dangerous computer threat. If its not for the websites, then you will be flooded with advertisements, which will urge you to visit the sites. So having Alot Toolbar installed can lead you to various other infections, which at the very end can leave you penniless with permanently damaged computer.
Therefore you should not believe that it is a friendly search engine toolbar application. Alot Toolbar is there only to reap profits when you browse the Internet. It meddles with your browsing habits, because it wants to increase traffic to certain websites. The hardest thing about Alot Toolbar is that it is very hard to remove from your computer. Manual removal is recommended only if you are an IT professional. It is better to choose an automatic malware removal program, which lists Alot Toolbar as a malicious application, and then remove Alot Toolbar automatically.
How to manually remove Alot Toolbar
Files associated with Alot Toolbar infection:
Alot Toolbar DLL's to remove:
Alot Toolbar processes to kill:
Remove Alot Toolbar registry entries: