Blubster Toolbar Explanation
Blubster Toolbar is a deceiving toolbar that shows up in Internet Explorer and the Firefox web browser. Blubster Toolbar may redirect users to malicious websites and popup ads that may promote rogue software. Blubster Toolbar does not provide any type of assistance or helping web functions that legitimate toolbars provide. Blubster Toolbar should be removed to prevent further harm to your computer.
Are you getting popups from Blubster Toolbar? Have you identified that you have Blubster Toolbar installed on your computer? Do you wish to remove Blubster Toolbar completely from your computer?
Why should you remove Blubster Toolbar?
If Blubster Toolbar resides on your computer, it can potentially damage your personal files or you may end up losing data stored on your system. Research has shown that Blubster Toolbar may have the ability to make your computer vulnerable to remote attacks which could result, initially, in loss of money, possibly identity theft, and, eventually, a painstaking Blubster Toolbar removal process.
How can you manually remove Blubster Toolbar
Manual removal of Blubster Toolbar may not be for everyone. Each manual Blubster Toolbar removal step must be followed delicately to completely remove all related files and registry entries from your computer. If you are unsure or have doubts about editing your system registry, then we recommend that you use the automatic Blubster Toolbar removal process.
Blubster Toolbar can be removed manually by following the steps below.
- With all programs closed, click the Start Menu and go to the Control Panel.
- Locate the Add/Remove Programs icon and double click it.
- Locate Blubster Toolbar in the list of programs. If you find it, select it and remove it. If you cannot find Blubster Toolbar, you can continue to step 5.
- Restart your computer.
- Close all open programs and windows on your desktop.
- Open your registry editor (regedit) program by going to Start Menu, type in regedit, and click OK.
- Find all of the following registry entries and delete them. If you do not know how to do this,
then you can read how to edit the registry in Windows.09AA6C75-179E-42E0-82F7-302603339A82
You may need to return to this removal process for removing Blubster Toolbar. You can do this easily by bookmarking or adding a favorite to this page by clicking here. If you are using the FireFox web browser you can press the keys Ctrl and D simultaneously to bookmark this page.
Image 1. Bookmark PCHubs removal process
Delete all of the following files that are associated with Blubster Toolbar from your computer.Blubster_Toolbar.dll
If you need a better understanding on how to search for these files then you can read how to find and search for files and folders here.
If you have issues deleting any of the previously listed files that are associated with Blubster Toolbar, you can try rebooting your computer into safe mode. Booting into safe mode may allow certain malicious files to be deleted. If you are wondering how to boot into safe mode, you can read our process for starting a computer in safe mode here.
Image 2. Select "Safe Mode with Networking"
After locating and deleting the previous files you must remove all directories associated with Blubster Toolbar by going to the C:\ProgramFiles\Blubster Toolbar folder, select it, and delete it. In some cases you may not be able to find this directory. You can still continue to the next step.
Restart your computer. You do not need to boot into safe mode at this point. You should have removed Blubster Toolbar completely from your computer. If you find that Blubster Toolbar is still on your computer, you can repeat the steps again or go to the automatic Blubster Toolbar removal process.