Remove Dealio Toolbar (Uninstall Guide)
Dealio Toolbar is an application which is categorized as browser hijacker. The program is distributed packed with freeware. As soon as the toolbar is installed it will change the browser’s homepage to search.conduit.com, dealio.mybrowserbar.com or other useless search engine.
The provided search results are filled with sponsored links and various ads. Moreover, the webpage might gather search terms from your search queries. Dealio Toolbar tries to increase the webpage’s ranking in the search results, thus generating revenue. Although, the app is not a virus it has some features which malware is usually equipped with. For example, it might infiltrate deeply into the system just like a typical rootkit, in addition to the fact that the iWin Toolbar makes internet browsing an annoying task. IT experts call these kinds of programs “PUP’s” (potentially unwanted programs).
Dealio Toolbar is associated with various free software: starting with PDF creators and ending with Video recording/streaming programs. The toolbar is usually bundled with freeware and infiltrates the PC because the users select the “Recommended” installation mode instead of the “Custom” one. Moreover, some sites such as Brothersoft, CNET and Softonic include this application in the custom installer. As a result, downloading software from those sites is very dangerous.
If you want to avoid this kind of problems you should know a couple of simple rules. The security experts suggest you opting for custom installation mode because this is the only way to avoid optional installs. Those additional programs which are packed together with the desired software are usually nothing more than malware. As a result, your goal should be avoiding those applications, because installing them is easy but removing them is sometimes very hard. So in order to keep your PC clean you have to use trusted software developers and distributors, in addition to that you should always do some research when installing software from unknown developers.
Automatic Dealio Toolbar Removal
Download and install SpyHunter http://fixbrowsers.com/sh.php to detect Dealio Toolbar and remove it.
- Install SpyHunter by double-clicking the downloaded file. Follow the on-screen instructions
- SpyHunter will automatically scan and detect threats
Manual Dealio Toolbar Removal
Important Note: Dealio Toolbar can be removed manually, however any mistakes can lead your PC to permanent damage of the system. Therefore a manual removal process is highly recommended for IT experts and system administrators. For regular users, FixBrowsers.com team recommends using SpyHunter or any other reputable security application.
To remove Dealio Toolbar, check your Add/Remove Programs list in Control Panel (Start -> Control Panel -> Add/Remove Programs). In the list search for apps related to Dealio Toolbar and then choose ‘Uninstall’.
Also remove Dealio Toolbar from your browsers:
Tools -> Internet options -> General tab. Enter your desired website to make it the default homepage.
Settings -> Appearance. Enter your desired website to make it the default homepage.
Options -> General tab -> Startup. Enter your desired website to make it the default homepage.
Delete any folder related to “Dealio Toolbar” from the following folders: