Completely Remove Babylon Search bar From Your Web Browser
If you are facing problem when using web browser and Babylon coming up when you type any search or invalid URL. It has two reasons, first you installed any free program and accidentally accept Babylon toolbar, or second you have Babylon installed but you do not like the annoying Babylon toolbar and search bar. You want to get rid of it without uninstalling the Babylon dictionary. Using below steps you can easily Remove Babylon Toolbar And Search bar From Your Browser.
Babylon removal from Mozilla Firefox:-
1- Remove Babylon Toolbar ,if you have it installed. The most complete removal is to remove it from your system using (Windows) Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs
2- Reset to the default by clicking “Restore to default” on Options > General > Start up > Home page. Be sure to set “When Firefox starts” to “Show my home page” on that same panel.
3- Reset your Location Bar search engine using below method:
- Type about:config in your Location Bar, like typing a web site address, and press the Enter key ignore warning and choose to next.
- In Filter, type keyword.URL
- In lower part of screen, if it is bold and shows “user set,” right-click keyword. URL and choose “Reset” in Filter,
- Type Babylon any items in lower part of screen in bold and showing “user set,” right-click and choose “Reset”
- Close about:config tab
- Restart your Browser
Babylon removal from Microsoft Internet Explorer:-
1- Even if you remove the software from the computer, in IE. It will still let Babylon search as the default site for new tabs in the browser.
Open run command and type “RegEdit” through the launch menu.
Find the key:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\About URLs\Tabs
and change the entry that points to Babylon search, to the one you desire (be it Google, Bing, or Yahoo) or by the default ( res://ieframe.dll/tabswelcome.htm ).
2- If Babylon search still appeared whenever a new tab was opened in IE8 or IE9. Then use free application named “SpyBot Search & Destroy.” It will be easily search to locate Babylon settings & removed them, except for the
Internet options tabs setting. Download free SpyBot Search & Destroy from www.safer-networking.org/and if you like then support and donate the author.