How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar

About this infection

Sports Addict Toolbar is believed to be a potentially unnecessary program, that will invade your system without you even knowing. These kinds of toolbars are are hardly practical as they only aim to make money. If you do not remember installing the toolbar yourself, it might have used free program bundles to install onto your machine. Paying attention to how you install applications is essential since otherwise, you will authorize all kinds of threats to install. The threat will mainly attempt to make money by redirecting you to advertisement web pages and so as for that to be possible, changes to your browser will need to be performed. You should still be careful not to get rerouted to web pages with malevolent program on them since you can end up with a much more serious infection. Dodge suspicious toolbars in the future, and eliminate Sports Addict Toolbar.

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How does the toolbar spread

If you do not recall installing it, it possibly used application bundles to install. Free program generally have attached items that install alongside it, unless the users stops it. Advanced (Custom) settings will show you the extra offers so choose those settings. In those settings, make sure you unmark all the added items. If you use Default mode, you will not see the extra items, which means you will end up having to terminate Sports Addict Toolbar or similar.

Should you eliminate Sports Addict Toolbar?

The toolbar will alter your browser’s settings the second it gets into the operating system. Most of your browsers, like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox will be affected. Since the toolbar will not require your permission to carry out alterations, it may come as a surprise. A weird site will be set as your homepage, and if you want to change it, first eliminate Sports Addict Toolbar. The toolbar will force you to use a questionable search engine, and it could be inserting sponsored links into the results so it may redirect you. It redirects you because its main intention is to generate traffic for certain web pages, so that owners may make income from advertisements. While these toolbars aren’t harmful themselves, they are capable of redirecting to pages that have malware on them. Remove Sports Addict Toolbar as soon as you can, because you might end up with something much more serious.

Sports Addict Toolbar uninstallation

There shouldn’t be trouble if you choose to remove Sports Addict Toolbar manually, and you are welcome to use the guidelines below this article. There is also Sports Addict Toolbar termination through a trustworthy termination software. It should have no trouble with finding the threat, and it will be abolished fully. After you terminate  Sports Addict Toolbar, you will be allowed to modify your browser’s settings back.

Learn how to remove Sports Addict Toolbar from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar

a) Windows 10/Windows 8

  1. Start -> Search -> Search for Control Panel. win10-start How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  2. Open Control Panel and access Programs and Features.
  3. Find all programs you want to uninstall and delete them. win10-remove-program How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar

b) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start -> Control Panel -> Add or Remove Programs. win-xp-start-control How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  2. Find the programs you want to uninstall and delete them. win-xp-control-panel How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar

c) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder, located in your dock.
  2. Select Applications from the list on the left side, locate all unwanted programs and drag them to the trash icon in your dock. Alternatively, you can right-click on the program and select Move to Trash. mac-os-app-remove How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  3. Right-click on the trash icon in your dock and press Empty Trash.

Step 2. Uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar from browsers

a) Delete Sports Addict Toolbar from Internet Explorer

  1. Launch Internet Explorer.
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. IE-gear How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  3. Manage add-ons -> Toolbars and Extensions.
  4. Find and delete all unwanted extensions. IE-add-ons How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  5. Close the window.

b) Change Internet Explorer homepage

  1. Launch Internet Explorer
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. ie-settings How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  3. Press on Internet Options, delete the homepage URL and type in the one you wish to use. IE-settings2 How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  4. Save changes.

c) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Launch Internet Explorer.
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. ie-settings How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  3. Internet Options -> Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  4. Near the bottom, you will see a Reset option. Press that.
  5. Check the box that says Delete personal data and press Reset. IE-reset How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar

d) Delete Sports Addict Toolbar from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. Press on the three dots located in the top right-corner.
  3. Select More Tools and then Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and press on the trash icon to delete them. If you are not sure which extensions are causing you problems, you can disable them temporarily by unchecking the Enabled box. chrome-extensions-delete How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar

e) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. Press on the three dots located in the top right-corner and choose Settings. chrome-menu How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  3. Scroll down to On startup and press on Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  4. Choose either Add a new page or Use current page to change your homepage.
  5. Still in Settings, scroll up to Search engine and press Manage search engines.
  6. Select the search engine you want to use. chrome-search-engines How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar

f) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. Press on the three dots located in the top right-corner and choose Settings. chrome-menu How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  3. Scroll down to Advanced and press on that.chrome-settings How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  4. Go down to the very bottom and press Reset. chrome-reset How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  5. Read the warning and press Reset again.

g) Delete Sports Addict Toolbar from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner. mozilla-menu How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  3. Select Add-ons and choose the Extensions tab. mozilla-extensions How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and delete them.

h) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner and select Options. mozilla-menu-options How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  3. In General, delete the current URL of your homepage and type in the one you want to use. mozilla-options How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar

i) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner and choose Help.
  3. Choose Troubleshooting Information. mozilla-troubleshooting How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  4. Under Give Firefox a tune up, press on Refresh Firefox. In the box that appears, select Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar

j) Delete Sports Addict Toolbar from Microsoft Edge

Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)
  1. Launch Microsoft Edge,
  2. Open the More menu by pressing on the three dots at the top right-corner. edge-menu How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  3. Choose Settings and press Choose what to clear. edge-choose-to-clear How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  4. Select everything you want to clear and press Clear. edge-clear-data How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  5. Open Task Manager (Ctrl +Alt + Delete -> Task Manager).
  6. In Processes, right-click on a Microsoft Edge process.
  7. Select End task for all Microsoft Edge processes. edge-task-manager How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
(Method 2)
  1. Open C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge edge-folder How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  2. Delete the folders you find there
  3. Start -> Search.
  4. Search for Windows PowerShell.
  5. Right-click on the Windows PowerShell and choose Run as administrator. edge-powershell How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  6. When Windows PowerShell opens, copy and paste "Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32>" without the quotation marks. edge-powershell-script How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  7. Press Enter.

k) Delete Sports Addict Toolbar from Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  3. Go to the Extensions tab, find all suspicious extensions and delete them. You can also temporarily disable them if you are unsure about which extension is causing you problems. safari-extensions How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar

l) Delete Safari history and Cache

  1. Safari → Clear History. Choose from which time you want to delete the history and press Clear. safari-history How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  2. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  3. Select the Advanced tab. safari-advanced How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar
  4. Check Show Develop menu in menu bar.
  5. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu How to uninstall Sports Addict Toolbar

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