Trustloke toolbar is a community toolbar that plugs into browser and supports advertisements which display in the toolbar itself. This toolbar can modify your search settings, browser home page and may collect user statistics. This toolbar is installed with some other software and gets installed by user’s negligence. Since this toolbar affects the browser settings a lot and if not in use should be removed from the system and browsers.
Here are some ways to uninstall it from system and browsers.
Removing from Internet Explorer
- Click the start button and Select Control Panel from the Start menu.
- Select Uninstall a Program and in the list of Programs search for Trustloke.
- Select it and uninstall it from the system.
Removing it from Firefox
- In Firefox menu select Add-ons and then Extensions.
- Select Trustloke Community toolbar.
- Click Remove.
Removing it from Safari
- Open the Finder application and browse to applications
- Search Trustloke program in toolbars section.
- Double click to uninstall it.
- Fill the credentials and click OK.
Removing it from Chrome
- Go to Chrome/Extensions
- Find Trustloke in the list
- Click Uninstall to remove it.
Restoring the browser settings
Microsoft Internet explorer:
Open IE and click the Tools button. Go to ‘Internet Options’. Click ‘Advanced’ tab. Click Reset. Select ‘Delete Personal Settings” check box in order to remove search providers, Accelerators and homepages. When all is finished close the window and click “Ok”. Restart your browser to see the changes.
Open Firefox and click the Firefox button. Click Help option and select Troubleshooting Information. Then click ‘Reset Firefox” in the confirmation window. Afterwards it will close and Reset. When all is done a window will appear and list the information which was imported. Click Finish. Restart your browser to see the changes.
Open Google Chrome and Select Settings from the Chrome menu. In the ‘Search’ section click “Manage search engine’. Check if Default is displayed next to your preferred search engine. If not, mouse over it and click on “Make Default”. Remove all other unwanted by clicking X on them. Check “Show Home button”. A web address appears below it. Change the address if you want browser to show different web address. Restart the browser to see the changes
If you are facing issues in removal of the Trustloke toolbar like uninstaller not working or process gets interrupted in middle etc, you can take the help of some third party software to help in the removal .They may help you in removing the unwanted programs and folders and also the unwanted toolbars very fast. They are freeware and easy to use and can be found available over the web. A good example is iobit installer which can be downloaded from its official site.