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About this contamination

TranslationBuddy is a likely unwanted program that will cause browser modifications and random redirects. An unwanted toolbar is not categorized as a dangerous infection by specialists as it will not directly do damage, even if it sets up without your realizing it. Having said that, you might end up with a more severe infection since a dubious toolbar may expose you to infected portals. An unwanted toolbar was attached to some free application and you missed it during freeware installation. A dubious toolbar wants to make income which is why it bombards your screen with adverts. We don’t suggest allowing it to stay, so eliminate TranslationBuddy.

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Why you ought to eliminate TranslationBuddy?

A lot of people do not see when the toolbar installs because it happens via program packages. The use of Default mode when setting up free programs is usually the reason users miss added items, and that is basically like providing them permission to install. What you have to opt for instead is Advanced or Custom mode. Those settings will allow you to untick everything. Those extra items didn’t properly disclose their installation, thus should be stopped from installing onto the operating system. You’ll be wasting much more time trying to remove TranslationBuddy than unmarking a couple of boxes, so take that into account.

It is difficult to miss the infection since it performs various changes to your browser. The modifications will take you by surprise if the toolbar infiltrated your computer without permission. Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox will be affected by the alterations. The toolbar will change your home web page, new tabs and default search engine so that it displays its promoted web page. The toolbar will just modify everything again so it would be best if you terminate TranslationBuddy and only then undo the changes. Using the search engine is not advised because advertisement hyperlinks will be injected among legitimate results. It does that as its prime goal is to create revenue. Some of those unneeded toolbars could even be able to reroute you to a dangerous website, which might bring about a damaging threat. You need to abolish TranslationBuddy since not only will it not bring anything beneficial to you but it could also be capable of exposing you to more serious contaminations.

TranslationBuddy termination

Of course you have to make a decision on whether to terminate TranslationBuddy but you should consider it carefully. There are two options available if you choose to eliminate TranslationBuddy. You could either remove TranslationBuddy using a termination tool, or do it yourself. Since the uninstallation software would do everything for you and it would be quicker, we recommend picking the former method. Manual TranslationBuddy termination means you will need to identify the infection yourself.

Download Removal Toolto remove TranslationBuddy

* WiperSoft scanner, available at this website, only works as a tool for virus detection. 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. Uninstall TranslationBuddy

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start icon → Control Panel win7-start How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  2. Select Programs and Features. win7-control-panel How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  3. Uninstall unwanted programs win7-uninstall-program How to uninstall TranslationBuddy

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on Start, and pick Control Panel. win8-start How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  2. Click Programs and Features, and uninstall unwanted programs. win8-remove-program How to uninstall TranslationBuddy

c) Windows 10

  1. Start menu → Search (the magnifying glass).
  2. Type in Control Panel and press it.win10-start How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  3. Select Programs and Features, and uninstall unwanted programs. win10-remove-program How to uninstall TranslationBuddy

d) Mac OS X

  1. Finder → Applications.
  2. Find the programs you want to remove, click on them, and drag them to the trash icon.mac-os-app-remove How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  3. Alternatively, you can right-click on the program and select Move to Trash.
  4. Empty Trash by right-clicking on the icon and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Delete [postname[ from Internet Explorer

  1. Gear icon → Manage add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-gear How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  2. Disable all unwanted extensions. IE-add-ons How to uninstall TranslationBuddy

a) Change Internet Explorer homepage

  1. Gear icon → Internet Options. ie-settings How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  2. Enter the URL of your new homepage instead of the malicious one. IE-settings2 How to uninstall TranslationBuddy

b) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Gear icon → Internet Options.
  2. Select the Advanced tab and press Reset. ie-settings-advanced How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  3. Check the box next to Delete personal settings. IE-reset How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  4. Press Reset.

Step 3. Remove TranslationBuddy from Microsoft Edge

a) Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge → More (the three dots top right) → Settings. edge-settings How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  2. Press Choose what to clear, check the boxes and press Clear. edge-clear-data How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  3. Ctrl + Alt + Delete together.
  4. Task Manager → Processes tab.
  5. Find Microsoft Edge process, right-click on it, choose Go to details. task-manager How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  6. If Go to details is not available, choose More details.
  7. Locate all Microsoft Edge processes, right-click on them and choose End task.

b) (Method 2)

We recommend backing up your data before you proceed.
  1. Go to C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe and delete all folders. edge-folder How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  2. Start → Search → Type in Windows PowerShell. edge-powershell How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  3. Right-click on the result, choose Run as administrator.
  4. In Administrator: Windows PowerShell, paste this: Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} below PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> and press Enter. edge-powershell-script How to uninstall TranslationBuddy

Step 4. Delete [postname[ from Google Chrome

  1. Menu → More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  2. Delete all unwanted extensions by pressing the trash icon. chrome-extensions-delete How to uninstall TranslationBuddy

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Menu → Settings → On startup. chrome-menu How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  2. Manage start up pages → Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  3. Select Add a new page, and type in the URL of the homepage you want.
  4. Press Add.
  5. Settings → Search engine → Manage search engines. chrome-search-engines How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  6. You will see three dots next to the set search engine. Press that and then Edit.
  7. Type in the URL of your preferred search engine, and click Save.

b) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Menu → Settings. chrome-menu How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  2. Scroll down to and press Advanced. chrome-settings How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  3. Scroll down further to the Reset option.
  4. Press Reset, and Reset again in the confirmation window. chrome-reset How to uninstall TranslationBuddy

Step 5. Delete [postname[ from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Menu → Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-menu How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  2. Delete all unwanted extensions. mozilla-extensions How to uninstall TranslationBuddy

a) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Menu → Options. mozilla-menu How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  2. In the homepage field, put in your preferred homepage. mozilla-options How to uninstall TranslationBuddy

b) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Menu → Help menu (the question mark at the bottom). mozilla-troubleshooting How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  2. Press Troubleshooting Information.
  3. Press on Refresh Firefox, and confirm your choice. mozilla-reset How to uninstall TranslationBuddy

Step 6. Delete [postname[ from Safari (Mac)

  1. Open Safari → Safari (top of the screen) → Preferences. safari-menu How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  2. Choose Extensions, locate and delete all unwanted extensions. safari-extensions How to uninstall TranslationBuddy

a) Change Safari homepage

  1. Open Safari → Safari (top of the screen) → Preferences. safari-menu How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  2. In the General tab, put in the URL of the site you want as your homepage.

b) Reset Safari

  1. Open Safari → Safari (top of the screen) → Clear History.
  2. Select from which time period you want to delete the history, and press Clear History.safari-clear-history How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  3. Safari → Preferences → Advanced tab.
  4. Check the box next to Show Develop menu. safari-advanced How to uninstall TranslationBuddy
  5. Press Develop (it will appear at the top) and then Empty Caches.
If the problem still persists, you will have to obtain anti-spyware software and delete TranslationBuddy with it.

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