How to Get Rid with DownSpeedTest Toolbar

DownSpeedTest Toolbar

DownSpeedTest Toolbar is one among infectious computer threat that silently come along and bring thousands of changes in essential system's settings. It will annoy user by showing useless ads, pop ups, error messages along with warning alerts stating system is in risk and later on ask to buy unsafe products which is highly infectious. Once activated, this toolbar will modify security settings and will modify privacy settings as well disable firewalls aiming to open a back side gate for other severe PC threat. DownSpeedTest Toolbar is created by cyber criminals aiming to gather valuable information and also gain access to your compromised system. Thats why, it is so very much essential to remove DownSpeedTest Toolbar as soon as possible and make PC secure.

DownSpeedTest Toolbar usually come along with social networking sites, surfing malicious websites, clicking unsafe url, peer to peer sharing of data and most of the time along with free wares downloaded from other risky websites. It will bring lots of problems in system's issues like unusual shut down and even restrict user to install any genuine application too. What's more severe, it will block all the active programs and even disable task manager without notifications. In order to get rid with all the above mentioned system's issues, we recommend user to choose automatic removal tool and delete DownSpeedTest Toolbar immediately to make PC secure and protected.


How to Uninstall DownSpeedTest Toolbar from Compromised System

Step:1 First of all, Reboot your PC in Safe Mode to make it safe from DownSpeedTest Toolbar

(this Guide illustrates how to restart Windows in Safe Mode in all versions.)

Step:2 Now you need to View all Hidden Files and Folders that exist on different drives

Step:3 Uninstall DownSpeedTest Toolbar from Control Panel

  • Press Start Key + R together and Type appwiz.cpl
  • appwiz

  • Now Press on OK
  • This will Open the Control Panel. Now look for DownSpeedTest Toolbar or any other Suspicious program
  • once found, Uninstall DownSpeedTest Toolbar ASAP
  • Step:4 How to Remove DownSpeedTest Toolbar from Startup Items

  • To Go to Startup Area, Click on Start Key + R
  • Type msconfig in the search area and click on Enter. A window will pop-out
  • Misconfig 1



  • In the Startup area, look for any suspicious DownSpeedTest Toolbar entries or that are from Unknown Manufacturers
  • (This is an important step and users are advised to monitor all items carefully over here before proceeding further.)
  • Step:5 How to Remove DownSpeedTest Toolbar from Localhost Files

  • Click on Start Key + R in Combination. Copy and Paste to Open hosts File
  • notepad %windir%/system32/Drivers/etc/hosts
  • Soon, you will get a list of suspicious IP’s in the bottom of the screen
  • hosts_opt-1

  • this is quite helpful in knowing if your browser has been hacked
  • Steps 6: How to Remove DownSpeedTest Toolbar and Block Pop-ups on Browsers

    How to Remove DownSpeedTest Toolbar from IE

    Open IE and Click on Tools. Now Select Manage add-ons
    IE Extension 1

    In the pane, under Toolbars and Extensions, Choose the DownSpeedTest Toolbar extensions which is to be deleted

    IE toolbar and extensions

  • Now Click on Remove or Disable Option.
  • Press Tool button and Select Internet Option
  • Internet-options

  • This will lead you to the Tab, now Select Privacy Tab, Turn on Pop-up blocker by clicking on it.
  • IE-block-pop-ups


    How to Uninstall DownSpeedTest Toolbar from Google Chrome

  • Google Chrome is to be Opened
  • Now Click on menu present at the top right corner
  • Choose Tools >> Extensions
  • Select DownSpeedTest Toolbar related Extensions and now Click on Trash icon to remove DownSpeedTest Toolbar
  • chrome-extensions 2

  • Under Advanced Settings Option, Enable Do not allow any Site to Show pop-ups. Click on Ok to apply it.
  • Chrome-not-allow-pop-ups

    How to Block DownSpeedTest Toolbar on Mozilla FF

  • Select and Open Mozilla FF, Select DownSpeedTest Toolbar or other Add-ons by clicking on Menu button
  • Mozilla Addon 1

  • In the Add-ons Manager, Select the extension related to DownSpeedTest Toolbar.
  • Mozilla Addon 2

  • Now Click on Remove to delete DownSpeedTest Toolbar permanently
  • Also Select and Check mark “Block Pop-up Windows” under po-ups in the Content Tab
  • How to Get Rid of DownSpeedTest Toolbar on Edge on Win 10

  • First of all Open MS Edge and Click on “More actions(…)” link
  • Edge-1
  • Now Select and Click on Settings In Menu under “More Actions”
  • Edge-2

  • Under Settings, screen click on View Advanced Settings button
  • Edge-3

  • In Advanced Settings, turn on Block pop-ups by toggling button to ON
  • Edge4


    Following the above Manual Steps will be effective in blocking DownSpeedTest Toolbar. However, if you are unable to accomplish these steps, click the button given below to scan your PC


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