|Type||Toolbar, browser extension|
|Short Description||It promises to grant users quick access to their email accounts.|
|Symptoms||The toolbar sets mywebsearch.com as the default search engine and homepage.|
|Distribution Method||Via freeware packages (bundling), or from its official website.|
|Detection tool||Download SpyHunter, to See If Your System Has Been Affected By EasyMailLogin Toolbar|
EasyMailLogin Toolbar is a browser extension that promises to grant users quick access to their email accounts. However, it will simply add shortcuts to Yahoo, Outlook, and Gmail. It also promises that it will be able to provide you with the addresses of your friends and family by entering their email.
This is outright absurd. The program has been classified as a browser hijacker, which means that the settings on your browser will be changed once the add-on has been installed on your computer. The changes can be made on Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome. Such programs are considered to be unwanted as they are a potential risk for the system’s security.
What Does EasyMailLogin Toolbar Do?
If you are familiar with the add-on MapsGalaxy, then you know exactly what EasyMailLogin does as both have been developed by Mindspark Interactive Network, Inc. This company is known for its numerous potentially unwanted programs. The toolbar sets mywebsearch.com as the default search provider and homepage. Along with that, it will start showing you numerous advertisements while you are browsing the web. You can also expect to be unexpectedly redirected to unknown websites.
How Did EasyMailLogin Toolbar Get on My PC?
Currently, the add-on is available on its official website. This means that you could have downloaded and installed it willingly. However, there is also a chance that it has entered your system stealthily. This is done through bundling. The toolbar is attached to various free programs that are available on third-party dispensers. This is a common way of unwanted programs to spread. There is a way to prevent additional software from being installed alongside the freeware. Just follow these steps:
- Avoid third-party software distributors.
- Make sure to get acquainted with all information presented in the install wizard.
- Select the Advanced/Custom option. This will give you the opportunity to prevent additional software from being installed.
Is EasyMailLogin Toolbar Dangerous?
Well, it is a “yes” and a “no.” EasyMailLogin itself is not malicious. However, as we mentioned it will show numerous advertisements. All of them lead to third-party websites, which may or may not be safe. Some ads can take you to websites operated by cyber criminals. If you go to EasyMailLogin’s End User License Agreement page, you will see that even Mindspark acknowledges that its products are unsafe: “MS Products are exposed to various security issues, and should be regarded as unsecure.” This should suffice in making you want to remove it. The program itself is not helpful in any way either. So you will get a useless program that can only expose you to virtual threats. You definitely do not want to deal with this, so be sure to remove EasyMailLogin Toolbar as soon as possible.
How Do I Remove EasyMailLogin Toolbar?
Getting rid of the toolbar can be done manually. Go to Control Panel, then open the list of programs and uninstall it. You will also have to reset your browser’s setting as mywebsearch.com will continue to be your homepage and default search provider even after you have removed the toolbar. You should also keep in mind that more potentially unwanted programs could have been installed on your computer without you noticing. Also, if EasyMailLogin Toolbar has managed to get installed, then your system is unprotected. Malware could infiltrate it in the future or even already be on it. This is why it is strongly recommended that you have a reliable security tool on it. This will get rid of all unwanted software automatically. It will also ensure that your system is not compromised again.
Spy Hunter scanner will only detect the threat. If you want the threat to be automatically removed, you need to purchase the full version of the anti-malware tool.Find Out More About SpyHunter Anti-Malware Tool / How to Uninstall SpyHunter
- Guide 1: How to Remove EasyMailLogin Toolbar from Windows.
- Guide 2: Get rid of EasyMailLogin Toolbar from Mac OS X.
- Guide 3: Remove EasyMailLogin Toolbar from Google Chrome.
- Guide 4: Erase EasyMailLogin Toolbar from Mozilla Firefox.
- Guide 5: Uninstall EasyMailLogin Toolbar from Microsoft Edge.
- Guide 6: Remove EasyMailLogin Toolbar from Safari.
- Guide 7: Eliminate EasyMailLogin Toolbar from Internet Explorer.
How to Remove EasyMailLogin Toolbar from Windows.
Step 1: Boot Your PC In Safe Mode to isolate and remove EasyMailLogin Toolbar
Step 2: Uninstall EasyMailLogin Toolbar and related software from Windows
Step 3: Clean any registries, created by EasyMailLogin Toolbar on your computer.
The usually targeted registries of Windows machines are the following:
You can access them by opening the Windows registry editor and deleting any values, created by EasyMailLogin Toolbar there. This can happen by following the steps underneath:
Get rid of EasyMailLogin Toolbar from Mac OS X.
Step 1: Uninstall EasyMailLogin Toolbar and remove related files and objects
1. Hit the ⇧+⌘+U keys to open Utilities. Another way is to click on “Go” and then click “Utilities”, like the image below shows:
- Go to Finder.
- In the search bar type the name of the app that you want to remove.
- If all of the files are related, hold the ⌘+A buttons to select them and then drive them to “Trash”.
In case you cannot remove EasyMailLogin Toolbar via Step 1 above:
You can repeat the same procedure with the following other Library directories:
Tip: ~ is there on purpose, because it leads to more LaunchAgents.
Step 2: Scan for and remove malware from your Mac
When you are facing problems on your Mac as a result of unwanted scripts, programs and malware, the recommended way of eliminating the threat is by using an anti-malware program. Combo Cleaner offers advanced security features along with other modules that will improve your Mac’s security and protect it in the future.
Remove EasyMailLogin Toolbar from Google Chrome.
Step 1: Start Google Chrome and open the drop menu
Step 2: Move the cursor over "Tools" and then from the extended menu choose "Extensions"
Step 3: From the opened "Extensions" menu locate the unwanted extension and click on its "Remove" button.
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Google Chrome by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Erase EasyMailLogin Toolbar from Mozilla Firefox.
Step 1: Start Mozilla Firefox. Open the menu window
Step 2: Select the "Add-ons" icon from the menu.
Step 3: Select the unwanted extension and click "Remove"
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Mozilla Firefox by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Uninstall EasyMailLogin Toolbar from Microsoft Edge.
Step 1: Start Edge browser.
Step 2: Open the drop menu by clicking on the icon at the top right corner.
Step 3: From the drop menu select "Extensions".
Step 4: Choose the suspected malicious extension you want to remove and then click on the gear icon.
Step 5: Remove the malicious extension by scrolling down and then clicking on Uninstall.
Remove EasyMailLogin Toolbar from Safari.
Step 1: Start the Safari app.
Step 2: After hovering your mouse cursor to the top of the screen, click on the Safari text to open its drop down menu.
Step 3: From the menu, click on "Preferences".
Step 4: After that, select the 'Extensions' Tab.
Step 5: Click once on the extension you want to remove.
Step 6: Click 'Uninstall'.
A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall the extension. Select 'Uninstall' again, and the EasyMailLogin Toolbar will be removed.
Eliminate EasyMailLogin Toolbar from Internet Explorer.
Step 1: Start Internet Explorer.
Step 2: Click on the gear icon labeled 'Tools' to open the drop menu and select 'Manage Add-ons'
Step 3: In the 'Manage Add-ons' window.
Step 4: Select the extension you want to remove and then click 'Disable'. A pop-up window will appear to inform you that you are about to disable the selected extension, and some more add-ons might be disabled as well. Leave all the boxes checked, and click 'Disable'.
Step 5: After the unwanted extension has been removed, restart Internet Explorer by closing it from the red 'X' button located at the top right corner and start it again.