MySearchDial Toolbar Information
OS Affected: Windows
MySearchDial Toolbar is a malicious browser add-on that pretends to help computer users enhance browsing and search experience. It is useless and harmful to your system. Usually, users can download MySearchDial Toolbar from its official site or legitimate websites that have been compromised. Sometimes, it may also use unethical methods to infiltrate the targeted computers. For examples, it comes bundled with cracked games, lurks in spam email attachments, disguises itself as a useful media player etc. No matter how it gets installed, the malware toolbar messes up your computer.
MySearchDial Toolbar installs unwanted add-ons and extensions without permission. It changes your browser home page and the default search provider to start.mysearchdial.com.Your system will freeze up from time to time. In addition, MySearchDial Toolbar tracks your online activities, trying to gather your sensitive data, such as online banking details, web history, cookies and so on. Since MySearchDial Toolbar is up to no good, we highly recommend deleting it without hesitation. Please follow the manual removal guide that posted on this page.
MySearchDial Toolbar is Not Safe
1. MySearchDial Toolbar is a parasite application
2. It modifies your browser home page and search box without your approval
3. MySearchDial Toolbar degrades your system performance
4. It may drop other infected files to random system folders
5. MySearchDial Toolbar violates your computer privacy
6. It is hard to get rid of.
MySearchDial Toolbar Removal Instructions
Step One: Stop MySearchDial Toolbar processes:
1. Click the Start menu>choose Run.
2. Type taskmgr.exe into the Run command box, and click "OK." Task Manager will pop up.
3. Click Processes tab, and find out the malignant processes>right click them and select "End Process" to terminate MySearchDial Toolbar
Step Two: Manually Delete MySearchDial Toolbar Files
1. Click start menu, then click "Search."
2. A pop up will ask, "What do you want to search for?" Click "All files and folders."
3. Type the name of the malicious files in the search box, and select "Local Hard Drives."
4. Click "Search." Once any malicious file is found, delete it.
%documents and settings%\all users\ application data\MySearchDialToolbar
%program file%\MySearchDial Toolbar\
Step Three: Remove MySearchDial Toolbar registry keys:
Backup your registry before editing it.
Click the Start menu>"Run." An "Open" field will appear. Type "regedit" and click "OK " to open up your Registry Editor. In Windows 7, just type "regedit" into the "Search programs and files" box in the Start menu.
1. Registry Editor opens as a two-paned window: the left side lets you select registry keys, the right side shows the values of any selected registry key.
2. To find a MySearchDial Toolbar related registry key, select "Edit," then select "Find," and in the search bar type any of MySearchDial Toolbar's registry keys.
3. When the badware registry key appears, to delete the badware registry key, right-click it, and select "Modify," then select "Delete."