What is BlueSprig Toolbar?
BlueSprig Toolbar is a toolbar developed by Spigot that can enter your system without your permission. It is often classified as a browser hijacker or a potentially unwanted application for several reasons. The program may change your browser settings, collect information about your online activity and slow down your Internet connection.
BlueSprig Toolbar is distributed via bundled downloads of freeware and shareware applications. It is compatible with all popular browsers. If you do not wish to deal with all interruptions and alterations that come with the hijacker, you should not hesitate and delete BlueSprig Toolbar as soon as you can.
How does BlueSprig Toolbar work?
As soon as BlueSprig Toolbar gets installed on your browsers, you will also notice that your home page and default page have been changed as well. You will not be able to undo these modifications manually until you get rid of BlueSprig Toolbar. You will get altered results when you use the provided engine. Moreover, you will see various ads, banners and pop-ups when you browse the web. Redirects will also become a major part of your browsing. In other words, BlueSprig Toolbar will do whatever it can in order to promote certain webpages and thus generate revenue. The computer user’s wishes are not really taken into account. If you are tired of these unwanted disturbances you should terminate BlueSprig Toolbar.
If you want to avoid similar programs in the future, you should be more attentive during free software installation. It is possible to install the application that you need and also deny access to the unwanted programs. All you need to do is choose Advanced installation option and deselect all software that you do not wish to see on your computer. If the advanced option is not available, you should check the End User License Agreement. If it is stated there that the program comes with additional applications, maybe you should rethink installing it altogether.
How to remove BlueSprig Toolbar?
Fortunately, it is not too difficult to remove BlueSprig Toolbar. You can use a malware removal tool or you can do it manually. The malware remover can scan your computer system and detect all threats that may be on it. You will then be able to eliminate BlueSprig Toolbar and all other unwanted applications. Afterwards, the anti-malware will continue to be useful as it will make sure no other unsafe program enters your PC. However, if you want to uninstall BlueSprig Toolbar manually you can use the instructions below to do just that.
BlueSprig Toolbar Removal
- Start → Control Panel → Add or remove programs → BlueSprig Toolbar → Remove
Windows 7 and Vista
- Start → Control Panel → Uninstall a program → BlueSprig Toolbar → Uninstall
- Settings → Control Panel → Uninstall a program → BlueSprig Toolbar → Uninstall
Reset Internet Explorer
- Alt+T → Internet Options → Advanced tab → Reset → Delete personal settings → Reset → Close
Reset Mozilla Firefox
- Alt+H → Troubleshooting Information → Reset Firefox → Reset Firefox → Finish
Reset Google Chrome
- Alt+F → Settings → Show Advanced Settings → Reset browser settings → Reset.