"I was dumb enough not to scan a downloaded file before double clicking. It installed the FRGSmartbar and all the ensuing nastiness that came along with it. I can't get rid of it. Help."
FRGSmartba refuses to leave. It's harsh for him.
Almost being driven mad by the crazy FRGSmartbar?
Is your computer getting slower and slower?
Do you notice that tons of unknown process or process related to FRGSmartbar running in the background?
Does your computer is tearing down by various ads from FRGSmartbar?
Are banners and coupons from FRGSmartbar unstopable?
Are there addtional PUP like browser hijacker, adware, spyware and trojan installed on your PC?
Are there random texts underlined and generating advertising links?
If your answers to the above questions are YES mostly, I feel really sorry for you. I am afraid that your computer is infected with this horrible and nasty FRGSmartbar.
You must be panic about FRGSmartbar.
FRGSmartbar is an adware that is created to plant sponsored ads on your browsers like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Typically, it gets on your computer as a bundled component of your desired freeware from the internet.
Once it is installed, the modification of your browser default setting like search engine is performed without your permission. To gain more traffic for its products and generate revenue for the author, FRGSmartbar is capable of collecting your browsing history and use the information to deliver more and more related ads. Apart from that, your confidential information like credit card details and some personal account log in details can be stolen by hackers.
Facing the mass caused by FRGSmartbar, what should you do now? For the sake of your computer security as well as your personal sensitive information, you are kindly advised to remove it out of your computer without any delay!
You don't have to be panic. Get the solutions to uninstall FRGSmartbar.
Solution 1: Remove FRGSmartbar Manually
Step 1: End all the processes related to FRGSmartbar from the task manger
press Windows+R together to launch up Run window>input taskmgr>click OK
search for the related processes or suspicious ones> right click and choose End Process
Step 2: Uninstall FRGSmartbar from Control Panel
Click Start> Control Panel> Programs and Features> search for FRGSmartbar or suspect applications> right click and choose Uninstall
Step3: Remove FRGSmartbar from Your Browser
For Internet Explorer
A: Launch up Internet Explorer>Tools> Manager Add-on
B: Tools and Extensions> search for FRGSmartbar> click Disable
C: Clear the browser history and restart IE to take effect
For Google Chrome
A: launch up Google Chrome> click Tools> click Extension> search for FRGSmartbar> click Disable
B: Clear the history and cookies of Google Chrome and then restart the browser to take effect
Solution 2: Remove FRGSmartbar automatically (with SpyHunter)
Step A. Download removal tool SpyHunter
2) Follow the instructions to install SpyHunter
Step B. Run SpyHunter to block FRGSmartbar
Run SpyHunter and click "Malware Scan" button to scan your computer, after detect this unwanted program, clean up relevant files and entries completely.
Step C: restart your computer to take effect