Vacation Xplorer Removal Guide

Do you know what Vacation Xplorer is?

Have you downloaded Vacation Xplorer onto your Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer? This toolbar is great if you are planning a trip; otherwise, you certainly could find a more beneficial and useful browser plugin. Are you happy with the installed Ask Web Search software? Many computer experts think that these additional installations have been performed illegally, when in reality you were given the chance to accept or refuse the additions. This is an issue that the users of MindDabble Toolbar, MyFunCards Search, HappinessInfusion, Utility Chest and other Mindspark Interactive Network, Inc. products have faced. In case you were careless during the installation of the toolbar, it does not mean that you have to remove Vacation Xplorer in order to restore previous browser settings. In fact, even if you delete the toolbar, you will still be left with the undesirable search provider and home page.

The suspicious toolbar can be downloaded from, and you should visit this site in order to read through the Privacy Policy related to Vacation Xplorer. Of course, it is also quite possible to acquire the infection if it has been bundled with freeware that you have installed. The same goes for the Ask Web Search tools. If you believe that both the toolbar and the search plugins have been installed illegally, you should immediately scan your PC, delete potentially running malware and inform us about the illicit activity. Schemers are always looking for easy ways to corrupt personal systems and infiltrate them with malware, which is why it would not be too surprising to discover that Vacation Xplorer has been corrupted.
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The Vacation Xplorer removal highly depends on the security state of your PC. If it has been breached by cyber crooks who could have infiltrated the toolbar illegally, you need to install automatic spyware removal software. In case you simply want to replace the undesirable browser settings, you can follow these manual removal instructions.

Delete the undesirable programs from Windows

Delete from Windows 8:

  1. Tap the Windows key on the Metro UI start screen. To access it from the desktop tap the Windows key.
  2. Right-click on the background and click All apps.
  3. From the menu select Control Panel and click Uninstall a program.
  4. Select the undesirable application and click Uninstall.

Delete from Windows Vista and Windows 7:

  1. Go to the Start menu and select Control Panel.
  2. Open Uninstall a program and right-click the application you wish to remove.
  3. Select Uninstall.

Delete from Windows XP:

  1. Open the Start menu.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Double-click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Remove the undesirable software.

Remove unwanted search tools

Remove from Internet Explorer:

  1. Launch the browser and simultaneously tap Alt+T.
  2. Select Manage Add-ons and click Search Providers.
  3. Remove the undesirable providers and click Close.
  4. Now tap Alt+T and select Internet Options.
  5. Click the General tab and find the Home Page.
  6. Overwrite/remove the set URL and click OK.

Remove from Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Launch the browser and simultaneously tap Alt+T.
  2. Select Options, click the General tab, change the Home Page and click OK.
  3. Click the icon placed on the search box (top right corner) and select Manage Search Engines.
  4. Select the undesirable provider, hit the Remove button and click OK.

In non-techie terms:

If you want to delete Vacation Xplorer, also known as VacationXplorer Toolbar, from the browsers – follow the removal instructions presented above. Additionally, you should implement authentic security software to keep the operating system protected against schemers and malignant programs at all times.

Aliases: VacationXplorer.