How to Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar? from IE, Firefox, Chrome

What is OnlineMapFinder ?

OnlineMapFinder is a simple toolbar, but it installs into computer in unethical way and also can hijack your browsers settings, that’s why it is categorized as a browser hijacker. it is also categorized as a PUP (Potentially Unwanted Programs), browser hijackers. After installed into computer it’ll change following browsers settings change homepage, default search engine and many more settings. Anyway, we have the proper solution to remove OnlineMapFinder toolbar, you just have to perform following steps into infected computer.

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How does it come into computer ?

OnlineMapFinder toolbar installs silently in the background of other unwanted softwares. you can’t see their installation window while installing it into your computer that’s why it called Adware. Example:- If you want to download Mozilla Firefox into your computer, and you searched it into search engine and unfortunately you got the wrong website to download and you download it and install it, actually these type of websites added their Adware along with Firefox installer. So be protected these type of Websites.

How do we protect from these type of Adwares ?

As I stated above, it installs in the background of 3rd party downloading websites & application, so you just have to protect from these type of programs, websites, installers. Please keep my following points in your mind.

  1. We should download any software from their own websites (Note: Do not download any from 3rd party downloading websites)
  2. We should more attention while installing of any software (Note: Do not tick any unwanted checkbox which prompts while installing any software)
  3. Do not execute any exe file from email or any other source until you acutally know the publish is legitimate or not.

How to uninstall / Removal OnlineMapFinder Toolbar ?

It’s a very simple process to uninstall it, we have the proper solution to remove OnlineMapFinder toolbar, you just have to perform following steps into infected computer.

Basic steps to Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar.

Step 1 : Uninstall OnlineMapFinder Toolbar malicious programs from your computer (Manual Step).

Method 1 – Manual Removal Guide.

Step 2 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar browser hijacker from “Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome” (Manual Step).
Step 3 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar virus from “Windows Shortcuts” (Manual Step).
Step 4 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar malicious program from “Registry” (Manual Step).
Step 5 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar suspicious from “Computer Start-up” (Manual Step).

Method 2- Automatic Removal Guide.

Step 6 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar adware using “AdwCleaner” (Free).
Step 7 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar Browser hijacker using “Junkware Removal Tool” (Free).

Final Step : Scan your computer with Anti-malwares.

Step 8 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar virus using “Hitman-Pro” Anti-Malware (Free).
Step 9 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar Infection using “Malwarebytes” Anti-Malware (Free).

STEP 1 : Uninstall OnlineMapFinder Toolbar malicious program from your computer (Manually).

Uninstall OnlineMapFinder Toolbar browser hijacker from control panel, which you have accidentally got installed recently, Uninstall recently installed programs. follow below instructions to uninstall it from control panel.

  • Click on Start button –> click on Control Panel –> click on Add & Remove program or uninstall a program You will get a window which have listed all the installed program on your computer.
    (if you are using windows 8, then Right-click on a bottom left hot corner (Normally known as a Start button) –> Control Panel –> click on Uninstall a Program).
  • Uninstall OnlineMapFinder Toolbar program. (If OnlineMapFinder Toolbar won’t uninstall itself then use REVO Uninstaller Tool to remove it.) Click here to know more How to Uninstall any software with Revo Uninstaller Tool
    (If you don’t see OnlineMapFinder Toolbar into installed program list then uninstall all other unwanted programs, may be it has installed with another name.)
  • Uninstall all unwanted programs which have installed recently (you can short all them by the date using clicking on date column on uninstall page). We are giving you a list of suspicious program, If you got installed any on your computer so please uninstall all them immediately List here:- DownloadTerms 1.0, LyricsGet, BrowseToSave, TidyNetwork.com, SuperLyrics, and WebCake 3.0.

 

STEP 2 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar browser hijacker from Internet Explorer, Firefox and Google Chrome (Manually).

Internet Explorer.

Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar homepage from Internet Explorer.

  • Open Internet Explorer.
  • Click on Tools menu on menu bar (Press F10 key to activate menu bar).
  • Click on Internet Options.
  • A Internet options window will come up, click on General Tab. Under General tab you’ll get a homepage box.
  • Now change your home page as your want. (www.google.com).
  • Click here to know more How to Remove Addons from Internet Explorer (Removal Guide).
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Reset Internet Explorer (Restore to default setting)

  • Open Internet Explorer.
  • Click on Tools menu on menu bar (Press F10 key to activate menu bar).
  • Click on Internet Options.
  • A Internet options window will come up, click on Advanced Tab.
  • Click on Reset Button under advance tab.
  • An another confirmation window will come up, Here Check mark a box “Delete Personal Settings”, then click Reset button on it.
  • Click here to know more How to Reset Internet Explorer as Default (Reset Guide).

Mozilla Firefox.

Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar homepage from Mozilla Firefox.

  • Open Firefox browser.
  • Click on Tools menu (Press F10 key once to activate the menu bar)
  • Click on “Options
  • You’ll get a window. Here change homepage URL.

Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar addons from Mozilla Firefox.

  • Open Firefox browser.
  • Click on Tools menu (Press F10 key once to activate the menu bar)
  • Click on “Addons
  • You’ll get a window which have listed all installed addons, Remove / Disable OnlineMapFinder Toolbar add-ons. Also remove all the unwanted add-ons from there.
  • Click here to know more How to Remove Addons from Firefox (Addon Removal Guide).

Reset Mozilla Firefox (Restore to default setting)

  • Open Firefox browser.
  • Click on Help menu (Press F10 key once to activate the menu bar)
  • Click on “Troubleshooting Information”
  • You’ll get a window, Click on Reset Firefox button and follow their on-screen instructions.
  • Click here to know more How to Reset Firefox as Default (Reset Guide).

Google Chrome

Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar homepage from Google Chrome

  • Open Google Chrome, click on setting icon google-chrome-setting-icon which is located right side top of the google chrome.
  • Click on Tools –> Settings –> click on “Set Pages”, remove all other pages and make a new startup page www.google.com.

Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar extension from Google Chrome

  • Open Google Chrome, click on setting icon google-chrome-setting-icon which is located right side top of the google chrome.
  • Click on Tools –> Extension, you will get a window which have listed all the installed Addons / Extension.
  • Select OnlineMapFinder Toolbar extension and click on their recycle bin icon google-chrome-remove-extensionto remove it completely from Google chrome. Also remove all the unwanted extensions from there.
  • Click here to know more How to Remove Addons from Google Chrome (Addon Removal Guide).

Reset Google Chrome (Restore to default setting)

  • Close All the Google Chrome window.
  • For windows XP Click on Start button, click on Run. Now copy below path (in Blue color) and paste it into RUN box, and click on OK button.
    %UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default
  • For windows Vista/7/8Press Window key + R key together on your keyboard, Now copy this below path (in green color) and paste it into RUN box. and click on OK button.
    %UserProfile%\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default
  • A Google default folder location will be open, Now rename a file preferences to preferences.old. and “web data” to “web data.old”.
  • That’s it
  • Now, your google chrome has been reseted, please open google chrome you will get it reseted as default setting.
  • Click here to know more How to Reset Google Chrome to Default Setting (Reset Guide).

 

STEP 3 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar infection from “Windows Shortcuts” (Manually).

  • Right click on the icon of Internet Explorer on desktop then select Properties option, you’ll get a small window, In that window, look on the target field, if you found “OnlineMapFinder Toolbar” string in this target field, please remove all the string related to OnlineMapFinder Toolbar.
    (You may leave that step, if you don’t see this type of infection.)
  • Repeat the same step with all the shortcuts of browsers (Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari) and from all the locations under Startmenu/Taskbar/Desktop etc.

 

STEP 4 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar malicious program from “Registry” (Manually).

  • Press Windows key + R key together on your keyboard, you’ll get a RUN box, Type Regedit on this RUN box and then click on OK button or hit enter key on your keyboard. You’ll get open a Registry Editor window.
  • Before modifying registry, we have to take backup of whole registry. click on computer icon on the top of Registry Editor, then click on File menu and then click on Export, then Save that registry backup file with any name.
  • Click on Edit menu and then click on Find, you’ll get a find box to find any string in registry.
  • Type OnlineMapFinder Toolbar into find box, and click on Find Next button. if it found any entry with the name of OnlineMapFinder Toolbar in result, so please replace all them to Google, or you may remove them if you found suspicious.

 

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STEP 5 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar suspicious entries from “Computer Start-up” (Manually).

  • Press Windows key + R key together on your keyboard, you’ll get a RUN box, type MSCONFIG into this RUN box and then click on OK button or hit enter key on your keyboard. You’ll get open a System Configuration window.
  • Click on Services Tab, and un-check all the OnlineMapFinder Toolbar entries.
  • Click on Startup Tab, and un-check all the OnlineMapFinder Toolbar entries.
  • Then click on apply and then click on OK.

 

STEP 6 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar Adware registry entries using “AdwCleaner” (Free).

  • Download Adwcleaner.exe, click here to download : Adwcleaner.exe, and then Run it. An Adwcleaner application will be started, It have the 4 buttons Scan / Clean /Report / Uninstall.
  • Click on “Scan” Button to start the scanning on your computer. After finished the scan, it will show you results, actually adwcleaner has been found all the Unwated Programs / Adwares on your computer and all these have been selected here. so please look on them once and Un-check the Items which you don’t want to remove (only selected items will be deleted when you click on “Clean” button).
  • Now click on “Clean” button to remove all that selected items – then follow their on screen instruction to complete it.
  • Now after all done, it will be asking for reboot your computer, so please allow it to reboot. After reboot, you will get a notepad open automatically when computer get started, this notepad will be listed all the logs.
  • After reboot you will be got rid of OnlineMapFinder Toolbar from your computer.

 

STEP 7 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar browser hijacker using “Junkware Removal Tool” (Free).

  • Download Junkware Removal Tool, click here to download : Junkware Removal Tool, and then Run it.
  • A “Junkware Removal Tool” application will be started with the command line screen. Here it is asking you that “press any key to continue” to start the scanning, so “press any key” on your keyword to start the scanning and fixing process.
  • Now “Junkware Removal Tool” is scanning your computer, After finished the scan, it will automatically open a text file which have listed all the logs, you can close that text file after reading.
  • Now please Reboot your computer.
  • After reboot, you’ll get removed OnlineMapFinder Toolbar from your computer completely.

 

STEP 8 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar virus using “Hitman-Pro” Anti-Malware (Free for 30days).

  • Download Hitman Pro, click here to download : Hitman pro-32bit Hitman pro-64bit, and then Install it.
  • Start Hitman Pro program.
  • Click on Next button to start the scanning process and then follow their on screen instructions to complete it.

 

STEP 9 : Remove OnlineMapFinder Toolbar Infection using “Malwarebytes” Anti-Malware (Free).

  • Download Malwarebytes, click here to download : Malwarebytes, and then install it on your computer.
    (If you want to use it free for forever , so don’t select the check box named as “Enable free trial of malwarebytes Antimalware PRO” while installing).
  • Now Start Malwarebytes application.
  • Now select option “Perform quick scan” then click on “Scan” button to run a scan on your computer.
  • After finished the scan process, click on “Show Results” button.
  • It will show you a results page, actually Malwarebytes has been found all the Adwares / Malware on your computer. so please select all the found items and then click on “Remove Selected” button.
    (You can deselect the selected items if you don’t want to remove any- because only selected items will be deleted when you click on “Remove Selected” button).
  • Now please Reboot your computer.
  • After reboot, you’ll get removed OnlineMapFinder Toolbar from your computer completely.
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