What is is a secure digital publishing platform available at The company’s products include portals, dashboards, start pages, toolbars and so on, but if you have Toolbar installed on your PC it is very likely that the plugin you have is not related to That is so, because there is another toolbar and it comes from the Conduit family. It is very likely that toolbar wants to come across as an official product, or simply disassociate itself from Conduit. Do not let yourself get fooled – it is highly recommended that you remove from your PC as soon as you can, in order to prevent possible malware infection.

Where does come from?

As it has been mentioned above, Toolbar is part of the Conduit family. It means that this browser plugin is similar to other applications developed by Conduit Ltd, including Freecorder Toolbar, VisualBee Toolbar, IsoBuster and so on. This browser plugin is compatible with all main web browsers, such as Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox. toolbar can be easily downloaded from the official website at However, official website is not the only place where it is possible to download The plugin may be also downloaded bundled with freeware from third party websites. This fact leads to another assumption that is a browser hijacker.

Is dangerous?

First and foremost, is NOT a browser hijacker, nor it is a computer threat. It is a plugin and it does not get installed on a computer in question behind user’s back. does prompt you about the oncoming installation, and you can even choose whether you want your home page changed to or not. It is possible to overlook the step where you can choose customized setup, but it does not mean that the plugin hijacks your browser.

There are, however, certain security risks associated with If your home page gets changed, it will display a list of commercial advertisements, some of which may be of questionable content. Therefore, should you click on an ad that contains an outgoing link to a corrupted website, you could end up infected with malware.

How to remove

In order to protect yourself from possible malware infection and annoying redirections, you should remove from your computer as soon as possible. Follow the instructions below to proceed with manual removal.

Windows 8

  1. Move mouse cursor to the bottom right of the screen.
  2. Click Settings Charms bar and go to Control Panel.
  3. Open Uninstall a program and remove Toolbar.

Windows Vista & Windows 7

  1. Open Start menu and go to Control Panel.
  2. Click Uninstall a program and remove Toolbar.

Windows XP

  1. Click Start button and go to Control Panel.
  2. Select Add or remove programs and uninstall Toolbar.

How to restore your browser settings

Internet Explorer

  1. Press Alt+X and go to Internet options.
  2. Open General tab and enter a new home page address. Press OK.
  3. Press Alt+X and click Manage add-ons.
  4. Click Search Providers on the left.
  5. Set a new default search engine and remove Search.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Press Firefox button and click Options.
  2. Open General tab and enter a new home page address. Click OK.
  3. Press search engine icon on the left of Firefox search box (top right corner).
  4. Select Manage search engines from drop-down menu.
  5. Remove Search from the list and click OK.

Google Chrome

  1. Press Alt+F and click Settings.
  2. Mark Open a specific page or set of pages and click Set pages.
  3. Remove and enter a new home page address. Press OK.
  4. Select Manage search engines under Search.
  5. Set a new default search engine and remove search. Press Done.

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