How to delete TranslationBuddy

What can be said about this contamination

TranslationBuddy toolbar is categorized as a possibly unwanted software due to its weird behavior. An unwanted toolbar is not considered to be a dangerous computer virus, nor will it damage your device directly, though it sets up without your explicit authorization, using free program bundles. While an unwanted toolbar is frequently more annoying than anything, in some cases, you may be led to damaging sites and you can end up getting malware onto your device. It sets up through free program bundles, which means you set it up yourself if you do not pay attention to how you’re installing freeware. An unwanted toolbar wants to generate profit which is why it fills your screen with advertisements. Authorizing unwanted applications to stay is not recommended, so delete TranslationBuddy.

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Why remove TranslationBuddy?

The reason you have the toolbar installed is, you did not notice it being attached to some freeware. Many people make the mistake of selecting Default settings when setting up free applications, which authorizes unneeded installations. Instead of Default, you need to choose Advanced or Custom mode. Those settings will authorize you to deselect all extra offers. Those adjoined offers do not belong on your system thus, ensure they are always unmarked. And if it’s already set up, we advise you eliminate TranslationBuddy as soon as possible.

Because of the changes carried out to your browser, you will see the threat the minute it gets into the OS. The alterations will take you by surprise if the toolbar set up without consent. Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox will be touched by the alterations. The toolbar will modify your homepage, new tabs and default search engine so that it displays its sponsored web page. The toolbar will just modify everything again so it would be best if you erase TranslationBuddy and only then reverse the modifications. Refrain from using the search engine as it can be inserting strange links into the results. These kinds of toolbars do this because they exist to make traffic for websites, and in turn, money. You could be redirected to dangerous sites, which means damaging program may infect your device. You are firmly advised to eliminate TranslationBuddy if you want to guard your operating system.

How to uninstall TranslationBuddy

Whether you opt to to delete TranslationBuddy or not, it’s your decision to make but you should regard it thoroughly. You can erase TranslationBuddy in two ways, and you ought to pick the one best suiting your abilities. You may choose to either employ some uninstallation software to eliminate TranslationBuddy or do it manually. Since the anti-spyware program would do everything for you and it would be faster, we suggest picking the former option. By hand TranslationBuddy elimination could be rather time-consuming because you would need to identify the contamination yourself.

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* WiperSoft scanner, available at this website, only works as a tool for virus detection. More data on WiperSoft. To have WiperSoft in its full capacity, to use removal functionality, it is necessary to acquire its full version. In case you want to uninstall WiperSoft, click here.


Learn how to remove TranslationBuddy from your computer

Step 1. TranslationBuddy Removal from Windows

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Press on the Start icon. win7-start How to delete TranslationBuddy
  2. Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-control-panel How to delete TranslationBuddy
  3. Find the program you want to delete and press Uninstall. win7-uninstall-program How to delete TranslationBuddy

b) Windows 8

  1. Right-click on the start icon (lower left corner). win10-start2 How to delete TranslationBuddy
  2. Select Control Panel. win8-start How to delete TranslationBuddy
  3. Click Programs and Features. win8-control-panel How to delete TranslationBuddy
  4. Find and remove all unwanted programs. win8-remove-program How to delete TranslationBuddy

c) Windows 10

  1. Open Start menu and click on the magnifying glass (next to the shut down button). win10-start2 How to delete TranslationBuddy
  2. Type in Control Panel. win10-start How to delete TranslationBuddy
  3. Control Panel → Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to delete TranslationBuddy
  4. Find and remove all unwanted programs. win10-remove-program How to delete TranslationBuddy

d) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and press Applications. mac-os-apps How to delete TranslationBuddy
  2. Check all suspicious programs you want to get rid of.
  3. Drag them to the trash icon in your dock (Alternatively, right-click on the program and press Move to Trash). mac-os-app-delete How to delete TranslationBuddy
  4. After you move all the unwanted programs, right-click on the trash icon and select Empty Trash.

Step 2. Delete TranslationBuddy from browsers

a) Remove TranslationBuddy from Microsoft Edge

Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)
  1. Open Microsoft Edge.
  2. Press More located at the top right corner of the screen (the three dots). edge-menu How to delete TranslationBuddy
  3. Settings → Choose what to clear. edge-settings How to delete TranslationBuddy
  4. Check the boxes of the items you want removed, and press Clear. edge-clear-data How to delete TranslationBuddy
  5. Press Ctrl + Alt + Delete together.
  6. Choose Task Manager.
  7. In the Processes tab, find the Microsoft Edge process, right click on it, and press Go to details (or More details if Go to details is not available). task-manager How to delete TranslationBuddy
  8. Right-click on all Microsoft Edge processes, and choose End task.
(Method 2)
Before you proceed with this method, backup your data.
  1. Go to C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_xxxxxxxxxx.
  2. Select all the folders, right-click on them and press Delete. edge-folder How to delete TranslationBuddy
  3. Press the start button, and type in Windows PowerShell in the search box.
  4. Right-click on the result, and select Run as administrator. edge-powershell How to delete TranslationBuddy
  5. In Administrator: Windows PowerShell, paste Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> and tap Enter. edge-powershell-script How to delete TranslationBuddy
  6. The issue should be gone now.

b) Remove TranslationBuddy from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon. IE-gear How to delete TranslationBuddy
  2. Select Manage add-ons, and then Toolbars and Extensions.
  3. Find and disable all suspicious extensions. IE-add-ons How to delete TranslationBuddy
  4. Close the window.

c) Restore your homepage on Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon.
  2. Internet Options → General tab. Delete the homepage URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 How to delete TranslationBuddy
  3. Press Apply.

d) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon. ie-settings How to delete TranslationBuddy
  2. Internet Options → Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced How to delete TranslationBuddy
  3. At the bottom, you will see a Reset button. Press that.
  4. In the window that appears, check the box that says Delete personal settings. IE-reset How to delete TranslationBuddy
  5. Press Reset.
  6. Click OK to exit the window.
  7. Restart your browser.

e) Remove TranslationBuddy from Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose More tools and Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to delete TranslationBuddy
  3. Remove suspicious extensions by clicking the Trash icon next to them. chrome-extensions-delete How to delete TranslationBuddy
  4. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by unchecking the box that says Enabled. If you later decide to keep it, simply check the box again.
Download Removal Toolto remove TranslationBuddy

* WiperSoft scanner, available at this website, only works as a tool for virus detection. More data on WiperSoft. To have WiperSoft in its full capacity, to use removal functionality, it is necessary to acquire its full version. In case you want to uninstall WiperSoft, click here.

f) Restore your homepage on Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose Settings. chrome-menu How to delete TranslationBuddy
  3. In the window that appears, under On startup, there will be a Set pages option. Press on that.
  4. Remove the set website, and type in the one you prefer to be your homepage. Press OK. chrome-startup-page How to delete TranslationBuddy
  5. In Settings, under Search, there is a Manage search engines option. Select that. chrome-search-engines How to delete TranslationBuddy
  6. Remove all search engines except the one you want to use. Click Done.

g) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose Settings. chrome-menu How to delete TranslationBuddy
  3. Scroll down and press on Show advanced settings. chrome-settings How to delete TranslationBuddy
  4. Find and press the Reset button. chrome-reset How to delete TranslationBuddy
  5. In the confirmation window that appears, press Reset.

h) Remove TranslationBuddy from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right of the screen.
  2. Select Add-ons. mozilla-menu How to delete TranslationBuddy
  3. Select the Extensions tab, and remove all questionable extensions. mozilla-extensions How to delete TranslationBuddy
  4. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by clicking Disable. If you later decide to keep it, simply press Enable.

i) Restore your homepage on Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right side of the screen.
  2. Select Options. mozilla-menu How to delete TranslationBuddy
  3. In General, click Restore to Default below the Home Page field. mozilla-options How to delete TranslationBuddy

j) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right of the screen.
  2. Press the question mark at the bottom of the menu.
  3. Select Troubleshooting Information. mozilla-troubleshooting How to delete TranslationBuddy
  4. Select the Refresh Firefox option. mozilla-reset How to delete TranslationBuddy

k) Remove TranslationBuddy from Safari (for Mac)

  1. Open Safari.
  2. Select Preferences (can be accesses by pressing on Safari at the top of your screen). safari-menu How to delete TranslationBuddy
  3. Choose the Extensions tab.
  4. Uninstall all questionable extensions. safari-extensions How to delete TranslationBuddy
  5. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by unchecking the box that says Enabled. If you later decide to keep it, simply check the box again.

l) Reset Safari

If you are using the Yosemite, El Capitan or the Sierra versions, the option to reset Safari with one click is not available. Thus you will have to clear the history and empty the caches in separate steps.
  1. Open Safari.
  2. Select Clear History (can be accesses by pressing on Safari at the top of your screen). safari-clear-history How to delete TranslationBuddy
  3. Choose from what time you want the history deleted, and press Clear History. safari-clear-history How to delete TranslationBuddy
  4. Press on Safari at the top of the screen and select Preferences. safari-advanced How to delete TranslationBuddy
  5. Select the Advanced tab and check the box next to Show Develop menu in menu bar.
  6. Select Develop (from the menu bar at the top of the screen). safari-develop-menu How to delete TranslationBuddy
  7. Press Empty Caches.
If for some reason you are unable to remove the extensions or reset your browsers, it may be a good idea to obtain anti-spyware software and have it deal with the problem.

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