How to remove Market Tool from the computer and browsers

There are many types of advertising software, and some of them are easier to track than other ones. Some advertising tools are completely independent and some need support of other programs to work and to protect them from deletion. Market Tool (MT.exe) is such program. It might be called the companion program for adware and browser hijackers and it performs the functions that adware can’t. Market Tool is used with many examples of low-grade adware, so it is some kind of a red flag. If you found Market Tool in the system, you can be sure that your PC is infected at least with one more unwanted program.


Market Tool adware


So, what Market Tool actually does in the system? Its main task is to keep adware up to date and protect it from deletion. Market Tool can change the browser settings, change the properties of browser shortcuts, set the scheduled tasks (on running the browser with the advertising website on the start page), configure the hosts file and make other things that help adware to stay in the system. Some users say that Market Tool supports the download of new adware but for now we don’t have any evidence of this. During its work Market Tool doesn’t show any signs, except its presence in Process Manager, so this is the only way in which you can detect it.

If Market Tool is on your PC right now, than there are other advertising tools, which leads us to the fact that your system isn’t protected against suchlike threats. Presence of adware means that your antivirus isn’t updated to the latest version, or just can’t protect the system from unwanted programs. According to this, we strongly recommend you to get another antiviral tool.

Market Tool removal tool

Now let’s figure out, how Market Tool can be removed from the system. You can do it manually, with help of our removal instructions, or with help of decent antiviral tool. We can help you with both of these methods, but manual deletion is more suitable for those users, who are experienced in virus deletion and are familiar with computers. The medium level of computer knowledge is required to exclude the mistakes during registry cleaning, modifying hosts file and other important operations. If you doubt that you can perform manual deletion without mistakes – you better make a backup of the system, or choose an automatic method of deletion. Automatic method is much easier and requires only to buy a good anti-viral tool (or to download a free one). We advise you to use Spyhunter AntiMalware for Market Tool deletion, because this tool is one of the most effective and fast ways to remove adware. Except that, it is much cheaper than its counterparts, and is compatible with other AV-tools. If you’re interested in purchasing Spyhunter or just want to try a free scanner – click the link below.


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Market Tool removal guide



Step 1. Uninstall Market Tool from Control Panel

Instruction for Windows XP and Windows 7

1. Click Start, click Control Panel, and then double-click Add or Remove Programs.

2. In the Currently installed programs box, click the Market Tool, and then click Change or Change/Remove.

3. Follow the instructions that appear on the screen to make the changes that you want.

Press Start - Control Panel Choose Programs - Uninstall a program Choose needed program and click 'Uninstall'


Instruction for Windows 8

1. Point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, and tap Search.

2. Enter Control panel in the search box, and then click Control Panel.

3. Under View by: select Large Icons, and then click Programs and features.

4. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.

5. Follow the instructions on the screen.


Instruction for Windows 10

1. On the field Search Windows type 'Control Panel'

2. Click Uninstall a program

3. Select Market Tool and press Uninstall

Type 'Control Panel' in Search field Programs in Control Panel Choose needed program and click 'Uninstall'


Step 2. Remove Market Tool from the browser

Note: If you use antimalware scanner, it will take you through the following steps automatically.


Instruction for Google Chrome

1. Launch Google Chrome browser, click Menu (Customize and Control Google Chrome)

2. Select More tools > Extensions. Left-click on Extensions

3. On the Market Tool, click Remove from Chrome

4. A notice to remove the extension will appear. Click Remove

How to remove Market Tool from Google Chrome. Step 1 How to delete Market Tool from Google Chrome. Step 2 How to uninstall Market Tool from Google Chrome. Step 3


Instruction for Internet Explorer

1. Launch Internet Explorer

2. Click Tools

3. Select Manage add-ons

4. Select Market Tool and press Disable

How to uninstall Market Tool from Internet Explorer. Step 1 How to remove Market Tool from Internet Explorer. Step 2 How to delete Market Tool from Internet Explorer. Step 3


Instruction for Mozilla Firefox

1. Launch Mozilla Firefox

2. Open Menu

3. Click Add-ons

4. Select Extensions

5. On the Market Tool, press Remove

How to uninstall Market Tool from Mozilla Firefox. Step 1 How to delete Market Tool from Mozilla Firefox. Step 1 How to remove Market Tool from Mozilla Firefox. Step 3


Instruction for Safari

1. Open Safari browser

2. Click Menu (Display a menu of General Safari Settings)

3. Select Reset Safari...

4. Press Reset

How to delete Market Tool from Safari. Step 1 How to uninstall Market Tool from Safari. Step 2 How to remove Market Tool from Safari. Step 3


Instruction for Opera

1. Start Opera browser

2. Click Menu (Customize and Control Opera)

3. Select Extensions

4. Choose Market Tool and press button Remove from Opera

How to remove Market Tool from Opera. Step 1 How to delete Market Tool from Opera. Step 2 How to uninstall Market Tool from Opera. Step 3


Video instruction how to remove ads from the browsers




Step 3. Delete elements that would stay after Market Tool deletion

1. Remove files and folders, if they stayed:

  • Type Market Tool in the search box
  • Scroll to the bottom of the list of search results. Under Search again in, Click Computer
  • Wait for the search results
  • Delete items found

2. Delete registry keys

  • Click the Start button
  • Type Regedit.exe and press Enter
  • Press Ctrl+F and type 'Market Tool'
  • Click 'Find Next'
  • Delete the entries that were found

Instruction for Mac OS

1. In the Finder sidebar, click Applications

2. Drag the app from the Applications folder to the Trash

3. Choose Finder > Empty Trash


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