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Pesky Inbox.com Removal on Firefox

Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by ECF1956, Dec 14, 2011.

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  1. ECF1956

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    I am posting this because I have not seen this solution here:eek:. If you are getting Inbox.com searches when you type a non-url in your address bar instead of a Google search even after deinstalling Inbox and removing it from your add-in's and search engines, then try this:

    Type :" About:config "in your Firefox address bar, you will get a cute warning about voiding the warranty, accept it.

    Now look for "keyword.URL" in the left column and left-click on

    Highlight the string entry and hit delete

    Close the Tab and your problem should be fixed.:cool:
     
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