Smart Defrag 2

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Contains Browser hijack malware"

    January 28, 2013  |   By roelandtaams

    Pros

    Nice scanner

    Cons

    Installs a browser hijack from Spigot that replaces the default search in your browser (FF, IE, CH) with Yahoo and collect browser history.

    It installs a service called SearchSettings.exe that changes the search back to Yahoo after you manualy reset your browser to your default search.

    Summary

    This program should not on Download.com

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  • Reply by IObit-Support on May 24, 2013

    Hi roelandtaams,

    This is IObit Support Team.

    When installing Smart Defrag, you will be asked whether you want to install IObit Toolbar or not. If you have chosen to Accept, the toolbar will be installed along with Smart Defrag. And toolbar will be shown in your browser.

    If you don't like, you can uninstall it anytime and change the default search engine referring to the link below:
    http://www.pcworld.com/article/249158/how_to_change_your_browsers_default_search_engine.html

    If you need any further assistance about using IObit products, please contact us through the link below: http://www.iobit.com/onlinefeedback.php

    Thank you

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