What is Delta Toolbar

Delta Toolbar by Delta Ltd. or Babylon ltd. is browser toolbar that hijacks your search. It installs as add-on into three browsers – Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Delta Toolbar replaces default search and homepage of all your browsers to search.delta-search.com or just delta-search.com. Even if you remove Delta Toolbar from Control Panel and extension from browsers those settings will not be removed. Sometimes it infects browser shortcuts and every time you open your browser you get delta-search.com as new tab.

delta toolbar and search

How Delta Toolbar infected your PC

It is widely spread bundled with freeware. You may see those ads everywhere on the web. Big green buttons that say “Download”. Sometimes it can be installed with some update of your software. Developers try to earn money on free programs the develop and Delta Toolbar is one way to do this. During installation it shows an offer with check-box or Accept/Decline buttons.

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Download Removal Tool

To remove Delta Toolbar completely we recommend you to use SpyHunter 5 from EnigmaSoft Limited. It detects and removes all files, folders and registry keys of Delta Toolbar and several millions of other adware, hijackers, toolbars.

Remove Delta Toolbar manually for free

Here is manual step-by-step tutorial for full Delta Toolbar removal from your computer. This works 99% and was checked with the latest versions of Delta Toolbar installer on operating systems with latest updates and browser versions.

Remove Delta Toolbar from Control Panel

To start removing Delta Toolbar you should remove it using Control Panel. It should uninstall correctly, however, we recommend you to use IObit Uninstaller to clean leftover items after uninstalling. Here are instructions for Windows XP, Windows 7 and Windows 8.

Remove Delta Toolbar from Windows XP:

  1. Click on Start button.
  2. Choose Control Panel.
  3. Click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find Delta Toolbar.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Remove Delta Toolbar from Windows 7:

  1. Click Start button.
  2. Then go to Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find Delta Toolbar and click Uninstall.

Remove Delta Toolbar from Windows 8:

  1. Hover mouse pointer to the bottom-right corner to see Menu.
  2. Click Search.
  3. After that click Apps.
  4. Then Control Panel.
  5. Click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find Delta Toolbar, click Uninstall.

Cannot uninstall Delta Toolbar

In some cases Delta Toolbar won’t uninstall and gives you message that “You do not have sufficient access to uninstall Delta Toolbar. Please, contact your system administrator” when you try to remove it from Control Panel or “Access denied” error when removing Delta Toolbar folder and files. This happens, because process deltasrv.exe or service deltaSvc does not allow you to do it. In this case I will recommend you to use SpyHunter 5 or Malwarebytes or uninstall Delta Toolbar in Safe Mode. To boot in Safe Mode do the following:

  1. Reboot your computer.
  2. While it starts booting press F8 button.
  3. This will open Advanced Boot Options menu.
  4. Choose Safe Mode and wait until Windows loads.
  5. Go to Control Panel > Uninstall a program and remove Delta Toolbar

>> See detailed instructions and video tutorial on how to boot in Safe Mode

Remove Delta Toolbar add-on from your browsers

Removing Delta Toolbar from Control Panel often does not bring desired effect. It is browser extension and it may still be active in Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Here are instructions on how to remove Delta Toolbar extension from your browsers manually.

Google Chrome:

  1. Start Google Chrome browser
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) chrome://extensions/.
  3. Find Delta Toolbar extension.
  4. Click the trash can icon to remove it.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Start Mozilla Firefox browser.
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) about:addons.
  3. Choose Delta Toolbar extension.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.

Internet Explorer (9, 10, 11):

Note: There is no feature to remove browser extensions from browser in latest version of Internet Explorer. To remove Delta Toolbar from Internet Explorer, please, perform instructions for uninstalling program from Control Panel. To disable Delta Toolbar, please, do the following:

  1. Open Internet Explorer.
  2. Click on gear/asterisk icon in the top-right corner.
  3. In opened menu Manage Add-ons.
  4. Select Toolbars and Extensions.
  5. Click Disable Delta Toolbar.

Opera Browser:

Generally, Delta Toolbar does not install in Opera browser however you can always double check. Do the following:

  1. Start Opera browser.
  2. Go to Tools > Extensions > Manage Extensions.
  3. Find Delta Toolbar extension.
  4. Click Uninstall button.

Reset browsers settings (homepage, default search)

Delta Toolbar installs along with search engine that hijacks your browsers. Here is instruction to reset your browsers homepage, newtab and search engine to default values.

Google Chrome:

  1. Start Google Chrome browser
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) chrome://settings/.
  3. Scroll down and find Show advanced settings link.
  4. Click on it and scroll down to the bottom again.
  5. Click Reset browser settings button and click Reset to confirm.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Start Mozilla Firefox browser.
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) about:support.
  3. Click Reset Firefox… button.
  4. Click Reset Firefox to confirm.

Internet Explorer (9, 10, 11):

  1. Start Internet Explorer.
  2. Click on gear/asterisk icon in the top-right corner.
  3. In opened menu choose Internet options.
  4. Click Advanced tab.
  5. Click Reset button.
  6. Choose Delete personal settings and click Reset.

Opera Browser:

  1. Close Opera and open command prompt from the start menu.
  2. Type following command del %AppData%\Opera\Opera\operaprefs.ini
  3. Start Opera.

Alternative way to remove adware browser extension Delta Toolbar and reset browser settings

avast browser cleanup For safe and effective browser extension removal use avast! Browser Cleanup utility. Run it with administrator privileges and remove all extension with bad rating including Delta Toolbar. You can also reset your browser settings for each of your browsers: Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox.

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Cleaning browsers shortcuts

shortcut cleaner You can clean your browser shortcuts manually right-clicking on your browser icon, choosing “Properties” and removing hijacker address from “Target” field (leave just the path to your browser). However it is easier to use free Shortcut Cleaner from BleepingComputer. Download it here – its FREE:

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Final tips

Be careful surfing the internet and downloading software, as programs like Delta Toolbar may become a real headache as they are hard to remove and break your privacy. To keep safe from such threats we recommend you always use antivirus and one of antimalware programs available on the market. One of the best anti-spyware and antimalware programs is SpyHunter 5. It can protect your PC from threats like Delta Toolbar.

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