Topic Torch is an adware program spread and installed with free program downloads. It claims to make a search more fun, but the most fun you have with Topic Torch is watching ads and suggested promoted links in a sidebar. This adware loads the system and increases web traffic without real need. It compromises user’s privacy by observing browsing habits for serving a user with matching ads, and many users are furious about a deceptive way that Topic Torch was used for installing this adware onto computer.
This removal guide will help you to remove Topic Torch manually or with a help of Topic Torch Removal Tool. It is one of the best anti-malware solutions with a reliable malware detection rate, safe and clean removal process, and real-time protection that helps to protect your computer against future computer infections.
What is Topic Torch?
Topic Torch is a set of software components and web browser add-ons designed by WebCake LLC for promoting its advertising services. This adware depends on different adware platform like Yontoo that provides needed functionality. And this adware soft might be protected against easy removal by one of siblings BrowserProtect or BrowserDefender designed by Bit89 and currently used for adware protection.
So, the adware is quite advanced and might be well-protected. The sequence of removing different components of Topic Torch composite adware matters. This is why users without this knowledge and experience often fail to remove Topic Torch from computer and web browsers Chrome, Firefox, and IE that it infects.
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If you want to avoid installing adware like Topic Torch, then remember that adware is always set for automatic installation when it comes with a free program. It is installed unless a user notices and disables the option before installing free program. You need to pay attention to marked check boxes in setup wizards for free programs and use “custom” installation option instead of “typical” since the last one might hide bundled adware. Be careful while installing free programs, and it will save you a lot of time needed for removing adware.
Topic Torch Removal Tool
Since Topic Torch is quite advanced and protected, you need to perform many different operations for its manual removal. However, things might get worse if you get a whole bunch of adware and spyware products installed for maximizing distributor’s profit. Then a manual removal get difficult and very time consuming even for a computer professional. Topic Torch Removal Tool helps to remove this adware without hustles and have professional online support for any complication. It also helps to protect against malicious programs.
Remove Topic Torch Manually
You need to uninstall all the components related to Topic Torch manually, remove related web browser add-ons, and finally, change web browser settings if needed.
Use the following guide for manual removal. Then scan your computer with antispyware program to make sure that other hidden malicious programs are also removed.
Uninstal Topic Torch 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 Topic Torch item, and click Remove. Look for other adware programs and uninstall them.
Remove Topic Torch from Internet Explorer
Remove Topic Torch 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 Topic Torch add-on.
- Select this item and click Disable. Restart your browser.
Remove Topic Torch from Firefox
Remove Topic Torch 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 Topic Torch . Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove Topic Torch from Chrome
Remove Topic Torch add-ons for 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 Topic Torch add-on.
- Restart your browser.
Note: Manual removal procedures are time consuming, and if your value your time, you can save it by using Topic Torch Removal Tool instead of the manual removal. It also helps to scan your system with bundled free anti-spyware program and remove all malicious program that might be running in disguise.
Remove Topic Torch Completely
Topic Torch adware might be spread in a bundle with other like programs, and there is no guaranty that some of bundled for profit programs are not malicious. When you get rid of Topic Torch you need to run full antivirus scan with an updated version of your antivirus and rescan your system with anti-spyware program like one that comes for free with Topic Torch Removal Tool. It will help to remove threats residing on your computer system.
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