How to Remove SweetTunes Toolbar

SweetTunes Toolbar is not a virus but commercial adware deceptively installed on user’s computers. Some users can also willingly install this toolbar without being aware of ads displayed in web browsers by SweetTunes Toolbar and the search redirect to known for promotion activities that cause irrelevant links displayed in search results. Usually, this toolbar comes with popular programs for downloading and sharing media or some updates. Download client is bundled with SweetTunes Toolbar and users often fail to notice such information. Then adware and the search redirect occur, and it is hard for an average computer user to remove SweetTunes Toolbar or prevent infection system with like programs unless computer is protected by SpyHunter or like program with a real time protection, reliable virus detection, and clean removal.



What is SweetTunes Toolbar?

SweetTunes Toolbar is powered by Conduit adware platform and is similar to many other toolbars designed for making money out of user’s clicks. While clicking on something is not a big deal, SweetTunes Toolbar activities also compromise user’s privacy, by gathering information about browsing history, load system with unnecessary stuff and waste web traffic. An automatic redirect to will be blocked by SpyHunter and offered for removal since this program developers know that some legitimate programs are not much better than viruses. Some are even more harmful, and adware programs might open the way for malicious programs installed by cyber criminals for stealing users’ private and sensitive information.


The only reliable way to stop SweetTunes Toolbar and like adware installation is computer protection and your attention. Antivirus programs usually do not handle adware programs that are considered to be legitimate. So, everything depends on you or anti-spyware program capable of detection and removal. Pay attention to marked check boxes found in free program setup wizards and download managers since they often contain adware program packs. Use “custom” installation option instead of “typical” since the last one might hide unwanted programs bundled to a free program that you download.



SweetTunes Toolbar Removal Tool

For removing SweetTunes Toolbar you need to uninstall SweetTunes Toolbar program, remove web browser add-ons, and remove redirects directly from your web browser settings unless you use a program that can do it for you and remove all other adware programs found on your computer.

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Remove SweetTunes Toolbar Manually

For manual removal you need to uninstall SweetTunes Toolbar components. First you need to uninstall this adware as a program using “Add/Remove programs” utility (“Programs and Features” on Windows 7 and Vista) . Then you need to find and remove SweetTunes Toolbar related browser extensions and fix browser settings to its defaults.

Use the following guide for manual removal but keep in mind that other adware programs might be responsible for this redirect. Scan your computer with anti-spyware program to get precise names if you do not find programs that we marked on for the removal.

Uninstal SweetTunes Toolbar adware program

  • Click Start button, and then click Control Panel in the system Start menu.
  • Double-click “Add or Remove Programs” (“Programs and Features” for Win7 and Vista) in the Control Panel menu window.
  • Scroll through the program list, highlight “SweetTunes Customized Web Search, Search Protect by Conduit” item, and click Remove.


Remove SweetTunes Toolbar from Internet Explorer

Remove SweetTunes Toolbar add-ons from Internet Explorer Browsers

  • Start the browser and find Tools in top menu.
  • Pick Manage add-ons.
  • Select Toolbars and Extensions on left, and look for “SweetTunes Customized Web Search, Search Protect by Conduit” add-on.
  • Select this item and click Disable. Restart your browser.

Remove redirect from IE 8

  • Start the browser and find Tools in top menu.
  • Pick Internet Options from the menu and click it.
  • In Option window open General tab, find Search section, and click Settings button.
  • Mark you preferred search provider in the providers’ list and click Set as Default button.
  • You will see a list of search providers. Select your preferred search provider and click the button Set as default.
  • Find the line with redirect, and then click Remove button.

Remove redirect from IE 9

  • Start the browser and find Tools in top menu.
  • Pick Internet Options from the menu and click it.
  • Open General tab, find Change search defaults, and click the Settings button.
  • Select your preferred provider and click Set as default button
  • Remove redirect and like from the list.


Remove SweetTunes Toolbar from Firefox

Remove SweetTunes Toolbar add-on from Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Mozilla Firefox and find Tools in top menu.
  • Click it and select Add-ons.
  • Select Extensions on the sidebar.
  • Find “SweetTunes Customized Web Search, Search Protect by Conduit” . Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
  • Restart Firefox to complete the removal.

Remove redirect from Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Mozilla Firefox and enter “about.config” in URL bar.
  • Type “ Keyword.url ” in the search box and right click it.
  • Set it something different than and reset this parameter.
  • Type “” in the search box.
  • Right click and reset it to something different than
  • Type “” in the search box.
  • Right click and reset it to something different than search redirect to Then search for “browser.newtab.url”, right click it and reset to prevent automatic launching search redirected website on each new tab.
  • Restart Firefox to complete the removal.


Remove SweetTunes Toolbar from Chrome

Remove SweetTunes Toolbar add-ons from Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome and click on the Wrench icon in the top-right corner.
  • Choose Settings from the drop down list.
  • Click on Extensions on the left to display installed extensions.
  • Find and Disable/Delete all “SweetTunes Customized Web Search, Search Protect by Conduit” add-on.
  • Restart your browser.

Remove redirect from Google Chrome

  • Launch the program Google Chrome and click on Wrench icon in the top-right corner.
  • Choose Settings from the drop down list.
  • Find “Search” and click on Manage search engines.
  • Select your preferred search engine and click Make default.
  • Find and remove related items.

Note: This manual removal procedure is time consuming and might be very confusing with threats like SweetTunes Toolbar. If your value your time or cannot remove this redirect virus, use SweetTunes Toolbar Removal Tool instead, and then scan your system with bundled free anti-spyware program to get rid of hidden computer infections and threats similar to SweetTunes Toolbar.



Remove SweetTunes Toolbar Completely

Removing adware and spyware installed along with SweetTunes Toolbar might be tricky since this programs are profitable and thus protected. You already learned what programs you need to remove, but it is difficult to find out how many more like programs are still left hiding somewhere on your computer. Use Spy Hunter or anti-spyware that comes with removal tool for scanning your system since some threats are legitimate products like SweetTunes Toolbar, and conventional anti-virus programs do not remove legitimate stuff.

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