Search.socialdownloadr.com Removal Instructions
Search.socialdownloadr.com is a browser hijacker that comes as a part of a potentially unwanted application called SocialDownloadr Toolbar. The application is presented on its official website as a utility that can allow you to download your photos from Facebook, Twitter, and other social networking websites.
Although you can do that manually, the app is supposed to make this process faster and easier. You may find its features useful, however, you should also be aware of the disadvantages of the program. This article will present you with them. Afterwards, you will be able to decide whether you want to terminate Search.socialdownloadr.com or not.
How does Search.socialdownloadr.com work?
The reason SocialDownloadr Toolbar is classified as a potentially unwanted program is because it is known to get distributed in free software bundles. You may acquire it accidentally. Freeware often travels with additional apps attached to it. These apps are rarely useful, which is why it is best to avoid them at all times. You can do that if you choose Advanced or Custom installation mode and decline all optional offers presented to you in the wizard.
How to remove Search.socialdownloadr.com?
Before you can eliminate Search.socialdownloadr.com from your browsers, you will have to uninstall SocialDownloadr from your PC. If you need instructions on how to complete these tasks, you are welcome to use the ones we have prepared below this article. If, however, you think that you may have other unwanted programs on your computer, and would prefer to be sure that it is completely clean, we suggest that you go with automatic Search.socialdownloadr.com removal option. Download the malware remover from our page and use it to scan your system. The utility will detect all potential issues and erase Search.socialdownloadr.com along with the toolbar without any difficulty. In addition to that, you will also be sure that your PC stays safe and protected by the powerful anti-malware tool.
1) Delete SocialDownloadr Toolbar from Windows:
- Win+X → Programs and Features → SocialDownloadr Toolbar → Uninstall
Windows 7 and Vista
- Start → Control Panel → Uninstall a program → SocialDownloadr Toolbar → Uninstall
- Start → Control Panel → Add or remove programs → SocialDownloadr Toolbar → Remove
2) Remove Search.socialdownloadr.com from browsers
- Click on the Gear icon and open Internet Options
- Overwrite your home page on the General tab and click OK
- Go back to the Gear icon and open Manage Add-ons
- In Toolbars and Extensions, delete unwanted add-ons
- In Search Providers, erase Search.socialdownloadr.com
- Choose a new default search engine
- Open the menu and click on Options
- On the General tab, replace your home page
- Go to Search tab and uninstall Search.socialdownloadr.com
- Select a new search provider
- Click on the menu again and pick Add-ons
- Terminate unwanted extensions
- Click on the menu and select Settings
- In the On Startup section, click Set pages
- Change your home page and click OK
- Under Search, click Manage search engines
- Delete Search.socialdownloadr.com and pick a new provider
- Go to Extensions (above Settings)
- Delete unwanted browser extensions
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