Bookmarks Button Removal Process (remove BookmarksButton)

August 11, 2017

Bookmarks Button is a potentially unwanted program that is known for offering additional functions for your web browser to add easy bookmark additions and management. The use of Bookmarks Button may prove to be beneficial to some computer users. Though, there are many aspects of Bookmarks Button that may be unwanted or prove to be annoying for some computer users. Due to such actions, Bookmarks Button is deemed as a potentially unwanted program that could hijack your web browser and load other questionable sites as a default home page or new tab pages.

The task of removing Bookmarks Button may be easy for some computer users who are well versed in the removal of add-on applications within their web browser. For other PC users, Bookmarks Button may be eliminated by using an antimalware tool where you allow it to scan your system to detect and eliminate all add-on and browser extension components related to Bookmarks Button. Avoiding the installation of Bookmarks Button may be as simple as avoiding the installing of questionable freeware apps or bundled software obtained from the Internet on download sites.

Are you getting popups from Bookmarks Button? Have you identified that you have Bookmarks Button installed on your computer? Do you wish to remove Bookmarks Button completely from your computer?

Why should you remove Bookmarks Button?

If Bookmarks Button 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 Bookmarks Button 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 Bookmarks Button removal process.

How can you manually remove Bookmarks Button

Manual removal of Bookmarks Button may not be for everyone. Each manual Bookmarks Button 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 Bookmarks Button removal process.

Bookmarks Button can be removed manually by following the steps below.

  1. With all programs closed, click the Start Menu and go to the Control Panel.
  2. Locate the Add/Remove Programs icon and double click it.
  3. Locate Bookmarks Button in the list of programs. If you find it, select it and remove it. If you cannot find Bookmarks Button, you can continue to step 5.
  4. Restart your computer.
  5. Close all open programs and windows on your desktop.
  6. Open your registry editor (regedit) program by going to Start Menu, type in regedit, and click OK.
  7. 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.

  8. You may need to return to this removal process for removing Bookmarks Button. 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

    bookmark-add-favorite

  9. Delete all of the following files that are associated with Bookmarks Button from your computer.

    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 Bookmarks Button, 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"

    safe-mode

  10. After locating and deleting the previous files you must remove all directories associated with Bookmarks Button by going to the C:\ProgramFiles\Bookmarks Button 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.

  11. Restart your computer. You do not need to boot into safe mode at this point. You should have removed Bookmarks Button completely from your computer. If you find that Bookmarks Button is still on your computer, you can repeat the steps again or go to the automatic Bookmarks Button removal process.

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