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Get rid of MyStart search engine when opening a new tab


How can I get rid of MyStart search engine by IncrediBar.com. It appears every time I open a new tab. I have tried everything I can think of with out success.

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Additional System Details

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

This started when...

I down loaded a program from that web site that I have since deleted.

Installed Plug-ins

  • Shockwave Flash 11.4 r402
  • RealJukebox Netscape Plugin
  • RealNetworks(tm) RealPlayer Chrome Background Extension Plug-In
  • RealPlayer(tm) HTML5VideoShim Plug-In
  • RealPlayer(tm) LiveConnect-Enabled Plug-In
  • RealPlayer Download Plugin
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 10.7.2 for Mozilla browsers
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.1.4
  • 5.1.10411.0
  • VLC media player Web Plugin 2.0.0-rc


  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:16.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/16.0

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Deleted cookies, operated Firefox in private mode, ran registry cleaner, ran a full scan with Microsoft Security Essentials, deleted all programs associated with that web site

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Try using this add-on to reset the 3 search settings.


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My problem is solved, Thanks!