Smileys We Love Toolbar

Smileys We Love Toolbar Description

Smileys We Love Toolbar is a Potentially Unwanted Program or PUP that makes modifications to your instant messengers and Web browsers, ostensibly to enable you to use additional ‘smileys’ or emoticons. Because Smileys We Love Toolbar’s software changes are wide-sweeping and may, in some cases, be implemented without your full consent, Smileys We Love Toolbar is classified as a PUP and often should be removed from your PC for the sake of optimizing system performance. Anti-malware products may be used to verify that you’ve removed Smileys We Love Toolbar’s system changes entirely, but Smileys We Love Toolbar currently is not classified as a malicious program (AKA malware).

Why this Toolbar Loves You a Little More Than is Appropriate

Smileys We Love Toolbar is an emoticon-based program that provides a hefty range of features that you may or may not want on your computer. Some examples include the ability to upload images and convert them into emoticons, as well as inserting emoticons into e-mail messages and instant messages. Smileys We Love Toolbar accomplishes this through several plugins specific to programs like Chrome and Google Talk – making the Smileys We Love Toolbar more than ‘just’ a browser toolbar, despite its name. malware researchers currently are unable to find any malicious functions linked to Smileys We Love Toolbar, but do note that its numerous ‘smiley’ functions may harm your PC’s performance or cause undesirable side effects with respect to Web interactivity.

Smileys We Love Toolbar is promoted as an ordinary software product on its website.

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However, \ malware experts also have seen Smileys We Love Toolbar being bundled with other applications, which may install Smileys We Love Toolbar through dishonest methods or methods that involve vague descriptions of what Smileys We Love Toolbar actually does to your PC. As always, being cautious about installation options should be taken as mandatory whenever you’re handling software from a potentially untrustworthy site.

Cranking Smileys We Love Toolbar’s Levels of Love Down to a Bearable Degree

Perhaps due to that same breadth of features Smileys We Love Toolbar is so proud to possess, many PC users have experience some degree of difficulty in removing Smileys We Love Toolbar and all of its associated software changes. Since Smileys We Love Toolbar affects a fairly wide range of programs and includes several components that are specifically intended to affect how individual websites are displayed in your browser, malware research team considers the use of anti-malware software the most efficient and quickest way of deleting Smileys We Love Toolbar.

Smileys We Love Toolbar and similar PUPs often are used to display advertising content, hijack Web browsers or make undesirable changes to your search results. Although malware researchers currently haven’t found Smileys We Love Toolbar exhibiting any functions related to these issues, you should be careful to watch for updates that may add additional features to Smileys We Love Toolbar that aren’t beneficial to your PC. Like most other PUPs, Smileys We Love Toolbar does not request permission before updating itself.


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Technical Details

File System Modifications

Tutorials: If you wish to learn how to remove malware components manually, you can read the tutorials on how to find malware, kill unwanted processes, remove malicious DLLs and delete other harmful files. Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.
Posted: August 1, 2013 | By
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Threat Level: 2/10
Detection Count: 16,163
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