How to Uninstall MSN Toolbar

By Nichelle Coleman

Many Internet users who previously used MSN toolbar decide that they no longer wish to use the toolbar. Some users are even unaware that the toolbar has been installed via another program. There are two ways to uninstall the MSN toolbar in just a few steps.

Step 1

Close all Internet browsers.

Step 2

Uninstall the toolbar through your "Add/Remove Programs" utility. Choose the "Start" button in the lower left-hand corner of your computer screen, and then click "Control Panel." Choose "Add/Remove Programs" and the programs that are installed on your PC will be listed. Choose "MSN toolbar" and then "Change/Remove." You will be instructed to verify if you wish to continue with the uninstall. Choose "OK" and continue to follow the instructions by choosing "Next" until the uninstall completes.

Step 3

Uninstall the toolbar by using the "Run" utility if you are running Windows XP. Click "Start" and then "Run" and type "appwiz.cpl" in the text box. Press "Enter" and the programs that are installed on your PC will be listed. Choose "MSN toolbar" and click "Remove." You will be instructed to verify if you wish to continue with the uninstall. Choose "OK" and continue to follow the instructions until the uninstall completes.

Step 4

Open a browser and verify that the MSN toolbar is no longer displayed. You may need to restart your PC after the uninstall is complete.