Removing related.htm - Alexa Related Info Extra Toolbar Button and Tools Menu Item for IE Browser

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How to remove related.htm - Alexa Related Info Extra Toolbar Button and Extra Tools Menu Item for Internet Explorer (IE) browsers?

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related.htm is an Extra Toolbar Button and Extra Tools Menu Item for Internet Explorer (IE) browsers. related.htm allows you to view site information and related links for the current viewing Website.

If you are concerned about your computer performance and security risk, you should remove related.htm.

1. Close all IE browser windows.

2. Run HijackThis system scan, you should see the following lines in the scan report:

O9 - Extra button: Related
   - {c95fe080-8f5d-11d2-a20b-00aa003c157a}
   - C:\WINDOWS\web\related.htm
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Show &Related Links 
   - {c95fe080-8f5d-11d2-a20b-00aa003c157a}
   - C:\WINDOWS\web\related.htm

3. Select those two lines in HijackThis report and click the Fix Checked button to remove the Alexa Related Info button and tools menu item.

4. IE browser again. You should not see the Alexa Related Info button and tools menu item any more.

 

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