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SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

The AVG SafeGuard toolbar is designed to work with the following operating systems:

  • Microsoft Windows 7 (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Vista (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit/64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 2000

The AVG SafeGuard toolbar is designed to work with the following browsers:

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer (version 6.0 or greater)
  • Mozilla Firefox (version 3.0 or greater)

GENERAL LAYOUT

Once installed, the AVG SafeGuard toolbar will appear under your browser's address bar:

AVG SafeGuard toolbar

The toolbar comes with the following features:

  • AVG Logo Button – click on the logo to search securely at AVG Secure Search and see clear safety ratings for each link in your search results, or click on the arrow next to it for more options.
  • Use AVG Secure Search – a convenient and safe way to search the web enables you to search for a word or phrase using AVG Secure Search, and see clear safety ratings for each link in your search results.
  • Site Safety – shows you whether the web page you’re currently at is safe or not, and allows you to view a complete report of the website.
  • Do Not Track – helps you identify websites that are collecting data about your online activities and gives you the option to block it.
  • Delete History – clear your previous browser history, download history and cookies.
  • Facebook Button – allows you to easily access your Facebook account including message alerts, status updates, friend requests, and more.

For more information about AVG Secure Search, click here.

HOW TO REMOVE THE AVG SAFEGUARD TOOLBAR

In order to completely remove the AVG SafeGuard toolbar from all browsers, please follow these steps:

  • Open either Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox
  • Click on the arrow next to the AVG logo, and then click on ‘Uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar’ Uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar
  • On the window that will open, choose your desired option and click on ‘OK’. Note that your browser may close during the uninstallation process. Uninstall AVG SafeGuard toolbar
  • That’s it!

Change Search Settings Manually

If you wish to change your search settings manually, please follow the instructions here.

TOOLBAR POLICIES

Below you can find the policies that are related to the AVG SafeGuard toolbar: