How to delete FromDocToPDF from windows pc effectively:
Get Detailed Information on FromDocToPDF Toolbar
There are various browser toolbars and desktop apps which offer to convert different types of files to the PDF for free. Although, many of those free software and services turn out to be an ad-supported and troublesome to the system users. They might even be installed on the computer without user’s consent through bundled installers. FromDocToPDF Toolbar by ASK.com and MindSpark Interactive Network has been detected as a suspicious one by several anti-virus programs.
The installer stub for this toolbar offers to install the extension and alter the browser’s search engine, home page and the new tab page to mywebsearch.com or ask.com. However, the PC user has the opportunity to un-check the options. Such unwanted changes to the Internet browser’s default settings are typical for so-called browser hijackers which is a type of unwanted program typically installed via bundling and freeware installers. Also, the Mindspark Interactive Network is a well-known creator and distributor of ad-supported program.
Suspicious Process of FromDocToPDF Toolbar
There are several anti-spyware programs that have detected the fromdoctopdf.16934abef2944331812be03591a21418.exe version as a potentially unwanted process. This application is described as a setup program which employs the Nullsoft Scriptable Install System that is also known as NSIS installer. Here is a list of the anti-virus detections for FromDocToPDF Toolbar:
- PUP.Optional.MindSpark detected by MalwareBytes.
- Adware.MyWebSearch.103 detected by Dr. Web.
- PUP.Mindspark.MindsparkInteractiveNetwork.Installer (M) detected by Reason Heuristics.
- not-a-virus:WebToolbar.Win32.MyWebSearch detected by Kaspersky.
- Win32:Mindspark-A [PUP] detected by Avast.
- Win32/Toolbar.MyWebSearch.AV potentially unwanted detected by ESET NOD32.
Note: According to malware research, this fromdoctopdf.16934abef2944331812be03591a21418 version is bundled with the MyWebSearch Toolbar which is an another infamous, potentially unwanted program that has affected tons of PCs. The threat has been detected in different other files dropped by FromDocToPDF Toolbar: