Remove SafetyNut

Potentially Unwanted Application

How to remove Movies Toolbar

SafetyNut is a potentially unwanted application that comes together with Movies Toolbar, a program published by IAC Search and Media. SafetyNut enters PC silently and in most cases computer users are not even aware of the fact that they have it. The program is located in C:Program FilesMovies ToolbarSafetyNut.

The folder may contain various files that could affect your system in a negative way. Although SafetyNut is not a malicious program itself, it could expose you to unsafe content. The application is not useful or beneficial, so the best thing to do is to eliminate SafetyNut from your PC.

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How does SafetyNut work?

As it has already been mentioned, it is most likely that SafetyNut has entered your system along with Movies Toolbar. Movies Toolbar is compatible with all popular browsers. It is a browser extension that is often classified as a browser hijacker, because it changes you browser settings. Your home page is replaced by home.tb.ask.com and your default search engine is changed to Ask Search. You can avoid these alterations during the installation process if you pay more attention to the information provided in the wizard. Moreover, Movies Toolbar is known to present you with third party content that may or may not be safe. Your browsers could be filled with fake ads and pop-ups that we strongly recommend to stay away from. Movies Toolbar is not 100% safe which is why we suggest you delete it and thus get rid of SafetyNut.

As for SafetyNut itself, you should know that the program can slow down your Internet connection. As it is linked to potentially unwanted applications, you should be careful with it as well. When a program comes bundled with freeware and is installed silently, it is never a good sign. If you want to improve the security level of your PC, you should delete SafetyNut.

How to remove SafetyNut?

In order to remove SafetyNut, you will have to uninstall Movies Toolbar. Fortunately, neither one of these applications is malicious so you should not have any difficulties completing the removal. If you want to uninstall SafetyNut and other unwanted programs automatically, you can download and install a reliable malware removal tool. The anti-malware utility will scan your system, detect all potential threats and terminate SafetyNut along with these infections. Moreover, as the program also functions as a malware and spyware prevention software, you will not have to worry about your computer safety in the future. However, if you want to delete SafetyNut yourself, you can use the instructions presented below.

SafetyNut Removal

Windows XP

  • Click Start -> Control Panel
  • Pick Add or remove programs
  • Select unwanted application
  • Click Remove

Windows 7/Windows Vista

  • Open Start menu
  • Go to Control Panel
  • Click Uninstall a program
  • Choose the PUP
  • Click Uninstall

Windows 8

  • Press Win+S
  • Enter Control Panel
  • Choose Uninstall a program
  • Select the application
  • Click Uninstall.

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