ResultBar removal information
ResultBar is external program (adware), that will hijack your Internet browsers. This program will set your default search engine to "resultbar". This rogue program is known to affect Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and Chrome. If you notice that your default search engine was changed to resultbar without your permission, most probably your PC is infected with this adware. While your computer is infected you may notice various unwanted pop-ups, you won't be able to access your preferred search engines. You should remove this adware from your computer as soon as you notice it. If you won't take actions to remove this bogus program your PC might get infected with even more misleading programs. Use this removal to completely remove ResultBar from your computer.
1. Load your computer in safe mode with networking. Click Start, click Shut down, click Restart, click OK. During your computer starting process press F8 key on your keyboard multiple times until you see Windows Advanced Option menu, then select Safe mode with networking from the list.
Here's a video showing how to start Windows in "Safe Mode with Networking":
Windows XP users:
Windows Vista / 7 users:
Windows 8 users:
2. Open Internet explorer, click Tools and select Internet Options. Select Connections, then click LAN settings, if a Use a proxy server for your LAN is checked, uncheck it and press OK.
3. Navigate to %ProgramFiles%\ResultBar\resultbar.dll and remove resultbar.dll (example c:\ProgramFiles\ResultBar\resultbar.dll)
4. Download and install anti-spyware software to completely remove the infection.
Other tools known to remove ResultBar:
If you are unable to remove ResultBar, you can use this manual removal instruction. Use it at your own risk. If you don't have strong computer knowledge you could harm your operating system. Use it only if you are an experienced computer user. (Instructions on how to end processes, remove registry entries...)
End these ResultBar processes:
Remove these ResultBar registry entries:
Delete these ResultBar files:
C:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication DataResultbarresultbar143.exe
Remove these ResultBar DLL files: