MapsGalaxy is a browser toolbar that usually comes from its homepage or freeware download. It is developed by MindSpark and it can infect Internet Explorer and Mozilla. It is also categorized as an adware. Once installed, it will provide some maps, directions and traffic conditions to the user for better browsing experience. But, ultimately it will change your browser settings and redirect you to home.mywebsearch.com website to gain revenue for MindSpark. Mywebsearch.com is like a legitimate search engine but actually it is not. So, if you search anything on this site, you will never get any valuable search result, but it will redirect you to some malicious websites by which other infectious threats can infect your computer very easily. It is also able to record your work details and personal information and deliver it to the third party remote server. As a result, your browser and internet settings will be changed and redirect your search results, your critical and valuable data might get stolen and send to cyber criminals, It may also download and install several harmful spyware programs on your PC and many more. So, you need to think a way to remove MapsGalaxy Toolbar from your PC completely.
MapsGalaxy Toolbar Screenshot!
Attack Symptoms of MapsGalaxy Toolbar!
- You will see several commercial unwanted pop-ups and advertisements.
- Your browser and internet settings will be changed and redirect search results.
- It also makes path for the installation of other types of spyware/adware.
- Your browsing speed will be slow and sluggish.
- You may experience as if your entire PC has gone stuck.
- And many more.
How to Remove MapsGalaxy Toolbar from PC Effectively!
MapsGalaxy is a vicious toolbar for your browser which is very difficult to remove completely by manual process. It changes your browser settings which cannot be set back by manually. So, you better try the automatic tool which is provided below to uninstall MapsGalaxy Toolbar from your PC. It automatically scans your whole PC and eliminates all the traces of this threat. So, without wasting any more time, just download the provided tool and run a free scan of your system in order to get rid of MapsGalaxy Toolbar completely. Free download is also available here.
To view complete installation process, check out Installation Guide!
Manual removal methods of MapsGalaxy Toolbar tends to be little less reliable & effective, but still those methods are explained below :
Step 1 – Start your Windows system and keep pressing ‘F8’ button on your keyboard until Windows Advanced Option menu shows up. Then select the ‘Safe Mode with Command Prompt’ option from the list and press ‘Enter’.
Step 2 – Click Start > Control Panel, under Programs,click Uninstall a program.
Step 3 – Look for the name MapsGalaxy Toolbar select it and click Uninstall. If this action prompts for confirmation, click OK.
NOTE: To represent MapsGalaxy Toolbar, we used the term ‘Unknown’. Be aware that MapsGalaxy Toolbar may also use other names or terms.
Step by step procedure to remove MapsGalaxy Toolbar from various browsers including Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox.
Step 1 – Start Internet Explorer, navigate to Tools (on top menu) > Manage Add-ons.
Step 2 – Now select the add-on you don’t want on your browser.
Step 3 – Now look at the bottom for the button ‘Disable’, click the button to disable the add-on. Moreover you can also remove the add-on completely from your PC.
Step 1 – Launch Mozilla, navigate to Tools (on top menu) > Add-ons or you can also use the shortcut ‘Ctrl+Shift+A’.
Step 2 – Navigate to section says ‘Extensions’ and then select and remove the add-on that you don’t want on your browser.
Step 1 – Start Google Chrome and click the customization button on top right corner of the browser.
Step 2 – Then navigate to Tools > Extensions
Step 3 – From the list of add-ons select the one you want to remove and click on dustbin icon.