Bring Me Sports Toolbar - how to eliminate redirects to mywebsearch.com?
Bring Me Sports is a browser toolbar developed by Mind Spark. This extension promises to show live sports events, scores etc. on your computer. While on it's own this browser toolbar is not related to malware or virus infections it changes user's homepage and default search engine to mywebsearch.com Such behaviour can be categorized as ad-ware. Notice that there are several different scenarios how bring me sports toolbar gets installed on user's PC: Internet users can download this toolbar from it's homepage or it may install on user's computer together with some freeware downloaded from the Internet. Internet users should always use cautious when installing free software - developers of such products are commonly bundling their free programs with browser add-ons for monetization purposes.
Bring me sports toolbars redirect to mywebsearch.com is applied to monetize the incoming web traffic - every user who clicks on sponsored search results in the presented search engine generates revenue for Mind Spark. Using mywebsearch.com for your daily Internet searches doesn't add any value compared to legitimate search engines such as Google, Yahoo etc. moreover the displayed third party ads can lead to installation of other unwanted software or even malware.
Bring me sports toolbar is an unwanted browser toolbar which causes redirect issues and slows down Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Mozilla FireFox), notice that all of the shortcuts that are presented in this browser extension can be reached without using this toolbar. If you have installed this toolbar yourself and you are aware about the redirects to mywebsearch.com you don't need to follow this removal guide, however if you feel that you have installed bring me sports toolbar by accident you can use the provided information and eliminate this browser toolbar together with redirect issues.
Bring Me Sports toolbar removal:
Windows 7 users:
Click "Start" ("Windows Logo" in the bottom left corner of your desktop), choose "Control Panel". Locate "Programs and Features". Look for Mindspark Interactive Network related entries: "BringMeSports Toolbar" select this entry and click Uninstall.
Windows XP users:
Click "Start", choose "Settings" and click "Control Panel". Locate and click "Add or Remove Programs". Locate "Programs and Features". Look for Mindspark Interactive Network related entries: "BringMeSports Toolbar" select this entry and click Remove.
After uninstalling BringMeSports Toolbar scan your computer for any left unwanted components or possible malware infections. Recommended anti-spyware software.
Bring Me Sports Toolbar removal from browsers:
Remove Bring Me Sports Toolbar from Internet Explorer:
Click "Tools" (or gear icon in Internet Explorer 9), select "Manage Add-ons". Look for Mindspark Interactive Network related entries (BringMeSports, Search Assistant BHO, Toolbar BHO) and disable them. To change your homepage from home.mywebsearch.com to your preferred: Click "Tools" (or the gear icon in Internet Explorer 9) select "Internet Options", in the opened window remove home.mywebsearch.com and enter your preferred domain which will open every time you launch Internet Explorer.
If you continue having problems with redirects to this website you can reset you Internet Explorer settings to default.
Windows XP users: Click "Start", click "Run", in the opened window type "inetcpl.cpl". In the opened window click on "Advanced" tab, then click Reset.
Windows Vista and Windows 7 users: Click the Windows logo, in the start search box type "inetcpl.cpl" and click enter. In the opened window click on "Advanced" tab, then click Reset.
Remove Bring Me Sports Toolbar from FireFox:
Click "Tools" (at the top of the window), select "Add-ons". Click on "Extensions" and disable add-ons and remove "BringMeSports". To reset your homepage click "Tools", then select "Options", in the opened window remove home.mywebsearch.com and enter your preferred domain.
If you continue having problems with redirects to this website you can reset you Mozilla FireFox settings to default.
Open Mozilla FireFox, at the top left corner of the main window click "FireFox", in the opened drop down menu choose Help and then click on Troubleshooting Information, in the opened window click on "Reset FireFox" button.