About this contamination

Linkury SmartBar ads and reroutes are caused by an adware on your machine. You permitted the adware to set up yourself, it happened when you were installing a free application. Not everyone will be familiar with the clues of an infection therefore, not all users will recognize that it’s indeed an adware on their OSs. Expect the advertising-supported software to expose you to as many ads as possible but do not worry about it directly endangering your PC. However, if it managed to redirect you to a harmful portal, adware could bring about a much more malicious infection. You are really encouraged to eliminate Linkury SmartBar before it can do more serious consequences.

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How does an ad-supported software work

Advertising-supported software can manage to install onto the operating system without you even seeing, using free software. If you someone who regularly obtains freeware then you ought to know that that it can arrive along with not wanted offers. Advertising-supported programs,  reroute viruses and other potentially unnecessary programs (PUPs) are among those that can get past. You should refrain from opting for Default settings when setting up something, since those settings will authorize all types of offers to set up. A better choice would be to use Advance or Custom settings. If you choose Advanced instead of Default, you will be allowed to untick all, so you are recommended to opt for those. It is not hard or time-consuming to use those settings, so you ought to always select them.

Since advertisements will be appearing everywhere, it will be easy to see an ad-supported application contamination. It may attach itself to the majority of the leading browsers, including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. So whichever browser you favor, you will bump into adverts everywhere, to erase them you need to remove Linkury SmartBar. It wouldn’t be surprising to see a lot of ads as that is how advertising-supported applications make revenue.You could sometimes come across adware offering you some kind of program to download but you need to do the opposite.Do not get software or updates from strange ads, and stick to legitimate web pages. The files obtained won’t always be safe and can actually include malicious contaminations so you are recommended to dodge them. The ad-supported application will also bring about browser crashes and cause your PC to work much slower. Adware installed on your PC will only endanger it, so abolish Linkury SmartBar.

How to remove Linkury SmartBar

You have two methods to abolish Linkury SmartBar, by hand and automatically. If you have or are willing to download anti-spyware software, we recommend automatic Linkury SmartBar removal. It is also possible to erase Linkury SmartBar manually but it could be more difficult because you’d have to do everything yourself, including discovering where the adware is hiding.


Learn how to remove Linkury SmartBar from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Linkury SmartBar

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner. win8-start How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  2. Click Control Panel and then Programs and Features. win8-control-panel How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  3. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win8-remove-program How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
 

c) Windows 10

  1. Search 'Control Panel'. The search option can be found in the Start menu, next to the Shutdown button.
  2. Select Control Panel in the results. win10-start How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
 

d) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and click Applications (left side of the window)
  2. Find the programs you want gone, right-click on them.
  3. Pick Move to Trash.mac-os-app-remove How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove Linkury SmartBar from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  3. Select on all questionable extensions from the list and press Disable.

a) Change Internet Explorer Homepage

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon).
  2. Choose Internet Options. ie-settings How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). ie-settings How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  2. Choose Internet Options, and then the Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  3. Click Reset and check Delete personal settings in the new window. IE-reset How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  4. Click Reset again.

Step 3. Delete Linkury SmartBar from Microsoft Edge

a) Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge.
  2. Press the three dots located on the top right, and press Settings. edge-settings How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  4. Ctrl + Alt + Delete together → Task Manager.
  5. In the Processes tab, find Microsoft Edge process and right-click on it. task-manager How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  6. Choose Go to details. If that is not an option, choose More details.
  7. Right mouse click on all Microsoft Edge processes, and choose End Task.

b) (Method 2)

Before you proceed, make copies of your data.
  1. Find C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe.
  2. Delete all the folders you see. edge-folder How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  3. Press Start, find the search option and type in Windows PowerShell.
  4. When it comes up in the results, right-click on it, choose Run as administrator. edge-powershell How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  5. In the Administrator: Windows PowerShell window that appears, type inGet-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32>. edge-powershell-script How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove Linkury SmartBar from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  3. Press the trash icon of all unwanted extensions. (You can also disable them if you are unsure about which should be removed). chrome-extensions-delete How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  2. Settings → On startup.
  3. Press on Manage startup pages, and choose Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  4. Click Add a new page and enter your preferred homepage.
  5. Click Add.
  6. Go back to Settings, and choose Search engine. chrome-search-engines How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  7. Click Manage search engines.
  8. Click the three dots next to the default search engine, and press Edit.
  9. Delete the malicious search engine, and type in your preferred one.
  10. Click Save.

b) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner). chrome-menu How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  2. Press Settings and scroll down to the bottom.
  3. Press Advanced, and scroll down to the very end where you will see a Reset option. chrome-settings How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar

Step 5. Remove Linkury SmartBar from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  3. Press Remove for all extensions you want gone. (You can also disable them until you decide whether you want to permanently delete them).

a) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  2. Press Options.
  3. In the General tab, delete the unwanted link in the home page field, and type in your preferred one. mozilla-options How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar

b) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner).
  2. Open the Help menu (question mark at the bottom). mozilla-troubleshooting How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar

Step 6. Remove Linkury SmartBar from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  3. Delete all strange extensions. (You can also disable them until you decide whether you want to permanently delete them).

a) Change Safari homepage

  1. Safari → Preferences → General. safari-menu How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  2. Delete the unwanted homepage, and put in the one you prefer.

b) Reset Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Clear History. safari-history How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
If that did not solve the problem you are having, it is advised that you obtain anti-spyware software and allow it to perform a scan on your computer.

Step 7. Scan your computer with anti-malware software for Linkury SmartBar removal.

  1. Click the button below to download WiperSoft Antimalware:
  2. Run WiperSoft installer to install the software: wipersoft-install How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  3. Click SCAN NOW! to detect all the risks and computer infections: Wipersoft-scan How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar
  4. Click REMOVE THREATS to remove Linkury SmartBar and all the virus and malware from your computer: wipersoft-results How to uninstall Linkury SmartBar