Remove WiseConvert Toolbar with High Efficiency
If you are still struggling for an effective way to uninstall WiseConvert Toolbar, you have come to the right place, where removal instructions and related information are kindly provided.
This plug-in will add web search engine—-search.conduit.com, and extra toolbar that are under promotion via other free softwares after it successfully installed on your computer. Moreover, it will replace your browser’s default search engine and hijack your homepage. Then whenever you open your browser, akaQA.com will be automatically displayed.
Isn’t it annoying when you are trying to find something you need with the search engine, but keep being intervened by advertisements, sponsored links, and coupons the plug-in presents in your search results? Yes, it is. And these are just the superficial part, the truth is that the plug-in at the meantime is collecting valuable information from your search queries and other private data for earning profits.
Toolbars are not like other programs that can be completely deleted only by going through the general steps via Control Panel, you need to do a little bit more. But that’s alright, the instructions are not so complicated for most users to follow. Let’s see details on how to remove WiseConvert Toolbar.
WiseConvert Toolbar Removal Guides
Like deleting all those programs, you need to access Control Panel first. I’m particularly giving specific procedure on both Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Step 1: Uninstall WiseConvert Toolbar from Control Panel
Windows 7 users:
Hit the “Start” button, select “Control Panel”, click “Uninstall a program” under the Program section to see the list of all the softwares installed on your computer.
Scroll through with the mouse wheel to find WiseConvert Toolbar, or any other recently installed software, double-click it to start the removal.
Windows 8 users:
Move your mouse pointer to the lower right, stay for a while, and you will see a pop-up interface. Type “control panel” in the search box, and press “Enter” key. The rest of steps are the same as those on Windows 7.
(Or you can double-click “This PC” on desktop → click on “Open Control Panel” → click “Uninstall a program.”)
Step 2: Delete WiseConvert Toolbar Leftovers from Your Browsers
This is the part different from other programs. If you don’t go to your browser to undo those changes it made, it will still be there hijacking your web surfing experience. See the instructions respectively for Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Internet Explorer.
Remove WiseConvert Toolbar from Google Chrome
1. Remove WiseConvert Toolbar extensions from your Chrome.
Open Google Chrome, click on (menu button), select Tools, and click on Extensions, in which tab, click icon to .
2. Change the default search engine of Google Chrome from search.conduit.com to google.com.
Click on (menu button) in the upper right corner, select Settings, and click on Manage search engines in the Search section.
Find Search.conduit.com in the Search Engines list, click the “X” button appearing at the end of the item, then move your mouse pointer to the item of Google (the default one), click on the appearing button “Make default”.
3. Set the homepage of Google Chrome from akaQA.com to its original.
After restoring the settings of default search engine, don’t forget you still get to take care of the homepage thing.
You may click on (menu button), select Settings, and click on Open the New Tab page in the On Startup section.
Job’s done : )
Remove WiseConvert Toolbar from Mozilla Firefox
Here are two methods to undo those changes the plug-in made.
Open Firefox, click (Firefox menu button) at the upper right corner, choose “Add-ons”, then select the “Extensions” tab, click on “Remove” button appeared at the end of the item of WiseConvert Toolbar. Then restart Firefox.
To reset the default search engine and homepage of Firefox from the toolbar’s website to its own default, you can download SearchReset on Mozilla’s official site: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/searchreset/ → install it, and use it to restore the default homepage.
Open Firefox, click on (Firefox menu button) at the upper right corner, click (Help), select “Troubleshooting Information”. Click on “Reset Firefox…” button showed on the right.
Firefox will close and be reset by itself, after which a window will show up, listing the details imported. You may click on the “Finish” button, and Firefox will open. This is the simplest method, but if you are worried this method may wipe out some settings you want to keep, adopt Method One.
Job’s done : )
Remove WiseConvert Toolbar from Internet Explorer
1. Remove WiseConvert plug-in from Internet Explorer.
Open Internet Explorer, click on icon button (Tools on Windows XP) at the top right, and select Manage add-ons.
Select WiseConvert Toolbar add-on, and click on Disable all.
2. Change the default search engine of Internet Explorer from search.conduit.com to whatever you prefer.
Click on icon button, select Manage add-ons, then click Search Providers under Add-on Types.
Right-click the one you prefer, click Set as default. And Right-click search.conduit.com in the list, and click on Remove.
3. Set the homepage of Internet Explorer from akaQA.com to its original.
Likewise, click on icon button, select Internet Explore options, and click on Use default under the Homepage section in General tab. Then the original one will be restored.
Job’s done : )
Hmmmmm…want an easier approach to hit the mark? Please refer to the contents below.
Save Time to Remove WiseConvert Toolbar
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Now let’s see how to uninstall WiseConvert Toolbar with it:
Uninstall WiseConvert Toolbar by using MU – Video demonstration
1. Download, install, and start Max Uninstaller.
2. Choose WiseConvert Toolbar icon, and click Run Analysis in Step 1. Then Select the item presented, click Complete Uninstall, and click “Next” on the pop-up window to proceed the uninstall.
3. Remove it from relevant web browser with Max Uninstaller’s Plug-in Cleaner.
4. When it tells you “Please wait while it initializes the uninstall process.”, click Scan Leftovers. Select the item displayed in Step 3, and click Delete Leftovers.
Job’s done : )