How to Remove Yahoo Toolbar From Internet Explorer

By Michelle Varsallona

When you download Yahoo! Messenger, you have the option to download Yahoo! Toolbar with it. You may have accidentally installed the toolbar, or perhaps you thought you might find it useful. Instead of being annoyed with the Yahoo! Toolbar each time you open Internet Explorer, you can uninstall it.

Version 6

Step 1

Click the pencil icon.

Step 2

Select “Uninstall” from the menu.

Step 3

Click “Uninstall” when the uninstall page appears.

Step 4

Close Internet Explorer. When you reopen Internet Explorer, the toolbar will be gone.

Version 7

Step 1

Click “Settings.”

Step 2

Click “Help.”

Step 3

Select “Uninstall toolbar” from Help.

Step 4

Click “Uninstall” when the uninstall page appears.

Step 5

Close Internet Explorer.

Control Panel

Step 1

Click “Start” at the bottom of the screen.

Step 2

Click “Control Panel.”

Step 3

Select “Add/Remove” programs.

Step 4

Find Yahoo! Toolbar on the list of programs and select it.

Step 5

Click “Uninstall” and wait for it to uninstall.

Step 6

Close Internet Explorer if it is open.