Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar

About this threat

QuickPDFMerger Toolbar is promoted as a practical toolbar when in actual reality it is a potentially unnecessary program. These types of toolbars are are seldom handy as they only aim to make profit. Infection is frequently a result of hasty freeware installation. Do not be surprised if you come across this or similar threats on your system if you don’t pay attention to what types of software you’re installing. These infections change browser’s settings and carry out redirects to sponsored web pages, but they are not malicious themselves. Do keep in mind that you may be rerouted to harmful web pages where malware is waiting for you. We suggest you eliminate QuickPDFMerger Toolbar as soon as possible.

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Distribution ways

If you do not remember installing it, it possibly attached itself to some freeware you set up. It isn’t that rare to see freeware with unneeded items adjoined to it, and to stop them, you will need to untick them. Advanced or Custom settings will permit you to do this. If there is some item added to the freeware, deselect it. If you use Default settings, you will not notice the extra offers, which means you will end up having to remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar or similar.

Why must you erase QuickPDFMerger Toolbar?

Do not be shocked to see changed browser’s settings because the toolbar will make alterations the minute it gets into the operating system. The infection will have an affect on all major browsers, whether it’s Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox. Since the toolbar will not ask for your permission to perform modifications, it may take you by surprise. A weird site will be set as your homepage, and if you want to change it, first erase QuickPDFMerger Toolbar. Be cautious if you choose to use the supplied search engine as it might be embedding sponsored links into the results. The main reason these suspicious search engines exist is to reroute users to certain pages to permit owners to make money from advertisements. Even if the toolbar is not thought to be dangerous, because it is capable of rerouting you to harmful pages, it’s not something that should be allowed to remain. You should eliminate QuickPDFMerger Toolbar as soon as possible, before it can cause more trouble.

QuickPDFMerger Toolbar uninstallation

It’s not hard to remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar by hand, and you will see guidelines to help you below this article. You could also use an anti-spyware program for QuickPDFMerger Toolbar termination. The main purpose of an anti-spyware software is to locate and delete these kinds of infections, so it should not have any trouble. After you remove  QuickPDFMerger Toolbar, you are free to change your browser’s settings back.

Learn how to remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall QuickPDFMerger Toolbar

a) Windows 10/Windows 8

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

b) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start -> Control Panel -> Add or Remove Programs. win-xp-start-control Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  2. Find the programs you want to uninstall and delete them. win-xp-control-panel Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  3. Right-click on the trash icon in your dock and press Empty Trash.

Step 2. Uninstall QuickPDFMerger Toolbar from browsers

a) Delete QuickPDFMerger Toolbar from Internet Explorer

  1. Launch Internet Explorer.
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. IE-gear Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  3. Manage add-ons -> Toolbars and Extensions.
  4. Find and delete all unwanted extensions. IE-add-ons Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  3. Press on Internet Options, delete the homepage URL and type in the one you wish to use. IE-settings2 Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  3. Internet Options -> Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar

d) Delete QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  3. Scroll down to On startup and press on Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  3. Scroll down to Advanced and press on that.chrome-settings Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  4. Go down to the very bottom and press Reset. chrome-reset Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  5. Read the warning and press Reset again.

g) Delete QuickPDFMerger Toolbar from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner. mozilla-menu Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  3. Select Add-ons and choose the Extensions tab. mozilla-extensions Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  3. In General, delete the current URL of your homepage and type in the one you want to use. mozilla-options Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  4. Under Give Firefox a tune up, press on Refresh Firefox. In the box that appears, select Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar

j) Delete QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  3. Choose Settings and press Choose what to clear. edge-choose-to-clear Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  4. Select everything you want to clear and press Clear. edge-clear-data Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
(Method 2)
  1. Open C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge edge-folder Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  7. Press Enter.

k) Delete QuickPDFMerger Toolbar from Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger 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 Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  2. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  3. Select the Advanced tab. safari-advanced Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar
  4. Check Show Develop menu in menu bar.
  5. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu Remove QuickPDFMerger Toolbar

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