A toolbar is a browser add-on program that is developed for providing dedicated services to the users through web browsers. Yahoo toolbar is one of such add-on program developed and marketed by the popular search engine Yahoo. The main feature of the Yahoo toolbar is that it allows the users to get search results from Yahoo without having to visit the site. If you are wondering how to remove Yahoo toolbar from your system, follow any one of the methods given below for accomplishing it.
Method 1: From The Toolbar
- Open the Internet Explorer web browser and then click on the Settings button found in the left most corner of the Yahoo toolbar. If you cannot see the button in the toolbar, you might be using some version of the toolbar other than Internet Explorer Version 7.
- Choose the Uninstall option found under the drop down menu of the Help tab.
- Now the Uninstall page opens in the browser, click on the option named Uninstall for removing the toolbar from your system.
- Now the toolbar will be removed from your system. Close all the Internet Explorer windows, when you restart the web browser, you will not find the Yahoo toolbar in the browser window.
Method 2: Using Control Panel
- Move the mouse pointer to the left most corner of the taskbar and then click on the Start menu button found there to open the Start menu.
- When the Start menu appears, click on the Control Panel tab located at the left side pane of the Start menu for opening the Control Panel window.
- When the Control Panel window appears, look for the link named Add/Remove Programs in the window and then click on it.
- Now a new window will open showing all the programs installed in your system, look for the Yahoo toolbar in the list populated and then click on it to select it when found.
- Move the mouse pointer to the top of the window and then click on the Change/Remove button found there to start the Yahoo toolbar removal process.
- If you have opened any Internet Explorer window, close it and confirm the removal by clicking on the Yes button.
- The Yahoo toolbar will be removed from your system now.
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