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Q: How do I get rid of a search pop-up powered by ( Answered 5 out of 5 stars,   0 Comments )
Subject: How do I get rid of a search pop-up powered by
Category: Computers > Internet
Asked by: bytebak-ga
List Price: $7.00
Posted: 28 Sep 2002 16:17 PDT
Expires: 28 Oct 2002 15:17 PST
Question ID: 70257
I have this really annoying pop-up which I would love to get rid of.
It floats over everything and keeps coming back no matter how often
you close it. If you use it, it bring you to
Subject: Re: How do I get rid of a search pop-up powered by
Answered By: rmn-ga on 28 Sep 2002 16:46 PDT
Rated:5 out of 5 stars
Hi bytebak-ga,

You are far from the only one who has had problems with,
and there are multiple ways to disable the window that keeps

As a start, try the following:


1. Go to the "Tools" Menu
2. Choose "Internet Options"
3. Choose the "Security" Tab
4. Click "Restricted Sites"
5. Click the "Sites" button
6. Enter in the space provided
7. Click "Add"
8. Click "OK" then "OK" Again

If this does not work, try the following:


1. Click "Start"
2. Choose "Run"
3. Type "regedit" (without the quotes) in the box and press ENTER or
click "OK"
4. Open "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" then "Software" then "Microsoft" then
"Internet Explorer" then "Search"
5. Click "Search Assistant"
6. Press "Delete" on the keyboard and confirm the deletion when asked
7. Go back to the “Microsoft” directory, and choose "Windows" this
8. Choose "Current Version" and then "Run"
9. Delete "import sp.reg"
10. Close regedit
11. Click "Start" then go to "Run" and type in C:\Windows (or C:\WINNT
if you are using Windows NT, 2000, or XP)
12. Find sp.reg and delete it


" - Tinybar"

" - Spyware Alert"


Tinybar Removal

I hope this information is of assistance to you.  Feel free to ask for
any clarification necessary.

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