Guffins Toolbar is a browser plugin that might appear onto your computer if you have downloaded it from its official website and installed it onto your computer or it might have come bundled with other programs. There are actually two browser plugins existing with the same name. One is published by Conduit and the other belongs to Mindspark. Both of them change your homepage and your search engine after the installation, which means that you have to remove any version of Guffins Toolbar if you want to keep your preferred homepage and search engine. This browser plugin is compatible with all the most popular browsers, which means that there is a very huge possibility that you notice its presence after it gets on the system.
Even though Guffins Toolbar published by Mindspark offers to raise a virtual pet, which might seem as a great fun, you should know that the inconvenience that you will be forced to suffer is more noticeable. As it has been mentioned above, you will not be able to set the preferred homepage and search engine because Guffins Toolbar will change them to ask.com. Moreover, you might get sponsored search results if you use its search engine. Finally, you will probably see different advertisements which might lead you to unreliable websites. Nobody is responsible for these third party links and their material, which means that the possibility to infect the system is considerably high. Thus, we recommend that you get rid of Guffins Toolbar without further consideration.
The toolbar with the same name published by Conduit works rather similarly, it also changes homepage and search engine after the installation. Besides, you might expect that it will do different activities without your permission because it has been found out that it is capable of accessing your data on different websites, your browsing history, and your tabs. In addition, it can modify your bookmarks, apps and extensions as well as cooperate with the applications that work similarly. In order to prevent this from happening, you should erase this browser plugin.
We will guide you through the removal of Guffins Toolbar by providing you the instructions for the manual removal. You should not experience any difficulties if you follow them. Of course, you can acquire a reliable antimalware tool like SpyHunter and then scan your system with it. This malware remover will detect and remove all the existing threats. In addition, your computer will be protected from future infections as well.
Windows 7 and Vista