How to Remove Google Toolbar From Windows Internet Explorer

The Google toolbar can be handy in Windows Internet Explorer, but if you have a favorite toolbar installed also, you may want to remove the Google toolbar if you don't use it often. Removing the Google toolbar from Internet Explorer is a simple task that can be accomplished in a short amount of time. Once removed, you will have more display space in the Internet Explorer browser window.

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Open Windows Internet Explorer on your computer. You do not need to be online to do so.

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Click on "View" on the text menu at the top of the screen.

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Click on "Toolbars" and then click on the "Lock the toolbars" option if it is checked.

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Click on "Toolbars" a second time and click on "Google Toolbar." This will remove the check mark next to the Google toolbar.

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Click on "Toolbars" and click the option to lock the toolbars.

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Close Windows Internet Explorer. When you reopen the browser, Google toolbar will no longer be displayed on the screen.