Remove Amazon Browser Bar and Amazon Smart Search? (Removal Guide)

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Remove Amazon Browser Bar and Amazon Smart Search? (Removal Guide)

Postby Frances » 2013-06-23 22:30


Amazon Browser Bar comes into your computer without your permission? And you find that your browser homepage, default search engine are changed to http://www.amazon.com/gp/bit/amazonserp?tagbase=&tbrId= and Amazon Smart Search? How that happened? Please follow this post to figure out what is Amazon Browser Bar and Amazon Smart Search and how to remove them.

What is Amazon Browser Bar and Amazon Smart Search?

Amazon Browser Bar is a browser extensions developed by Amazon.com, which can be added to your Firefox and Internet Explorer 8+ only. Amazon Browser Bar says that it comes with apps to help you search and comparison shop while surfing the web. Once installed, Amazon Browser Bar occupies your webpage toolbar section and shows you many shopping ads such as Today’s Deals, Top Ten, Wish List and Price Compare.

On the other hand, your browser homepage and default search engine will be changed to Amazon Smart Search(http://www.amazon.com/gp/bit/amazonserp?tagbase=&tbrId= ). Although this Amazon Smart Search seems like it is powered by Google, the search results from this search engine are not reliable for those pages are full of ads and unknown links wich may cause serious issues to your computer.


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How your Computer Gets Infected with Amazon Browser Bar and Amazon Smart Search?

Amazon Browser Bar can be downloaded from http://www.amazon.com/. Usually Amazon Browser Bar comes bundled with free applications from internet, such as free software downloads, audios, videos, security programs, system utilities,etc. For example when you download and install RegClean Pro, you may agree to install Amazon Browser Bar and change your browser settings. However, download freewares or free applications from Internet is the most common way for your computer to be infected with malwares. Usually computer users always pay a less attention on the download and installation process. When they install some applications they may also agree to change their system settings.


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Considering its way of entering users computer and its caused inconveniences, Amazon Browser Bar and Amazon Smart Search are classified as unwanted programs by many users. It is highly recommended you to remove them from your computer as soon as possible.


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Amazon Browser Bar and Amazon Smart Search Removal Guide Overview:

    Step 1. Uninstall Amazon Browser Bar from computer through Control Panel
    Step 2. Remove Amazon Browser Bar and repair your browsers using Anvi Slim Toolbar
    Step 3. Clean residing files, invalid registry entries and junk files using Cloud System Booster
    Malware Prevention Tips


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Step 1. Uninstall Amazon Browser Bar and related program from Computer through Control Panel

    Windows 7/Vista users:
    Click "Start" ("Windows Logo" in the bottom left corner of your desktop), choose "Control Panel". Locate "Programs", "Uninstall a Program". Look for Amazon Browser Bar related program, select this entry and click Uninstall.

    Windows XP users:
    Click "Start", choose "Settings" and click "Control Panel". Locate and click "Add or Remove Programs". Locate "Programs and Features". Look for Amazon Browser Bar related program, select this entry and click Remove.
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    Please note, Amazon Browser Bar related program may vary by name and you are suggested to uninstall any third party program that suspiciously related or unfamiliar.


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Step 2. Remove Amazon Browser Bar and repair your browsers using Anvi Slim Toolbar

    Anvi Slim Toolbar is a secure, expeditious and user-friendly tool developed by Anvisoft to better help computer users detect and remove malicious toolbars, browser add-ons, extensions and plugins. Anvi Slim Toolbar is also available for repairing web browser problem caused by malicious toolbars or other malwares such as adware,browser hijacker and redirect virus.



    1 Download and install Anvi Slim Toolbar. On the main screen of this program, please click on the Scan button to scan your computer.

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    2 Click on the Manage button to view details about the found toolbars and remove the unwanted one.

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    3 Click on the Browser Repair button to repair your browser. Select the relative browser that you need to repair. Currently, Anvi Slim Toolbar can repair commonly used browser such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox.

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    Note: Chances are exist that it fails to detect some malicious toolbars or repair browser settings, in such case please report the malicious toolbar and domain to us then will analyze and add them to our database as soon as possible.

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Step 3. Clean residing files, invalid registry entries and junk files using Cloud System Booster

    After the Amazon Browser Bar program has been removed from your system, some residual files maybe still in there. To remove the invalid registry entries as well as any leftovers, including cache, cookies and junk files, of this virus, please download and install the system cleaner tool Cloud System Booster by clicking download link below:


    After this program has been downloaded and installed, please click the Boost button on the main screen to run a full scan. Once the scan completes, there will come out a result screen, click clean button there to remove these junk files, malicious registry entries, etc to make sure the computer system is clean. (You may also click the numbers to view detailed results.)

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Malware Prevention Tips

    To make sure the computer is clean from Amazon Browser Bar and any potential malware infections, you are highly recommended to use Anvi Smart Defender antimalware to protect your computer.

    Anvi Smart Defender is a brand new anti-malware software designed to protect your PC from being infected with computer virus and malware. Featuring with the powerful Cloud Scan Technologies and daily updated database, Anvi Smart Defender can detect, block and remove latest malware threats including Trojan, ransomware, worms, backdoors and malicious adware. Anvi Smart Defender is devote to providing advanced Internet security solution for computer users.



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