Remove & Uninstall Download3k search plugin 1.0 Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling Download3k search plugin 1.0 from your system? Are you looking for an effective solution to thoroughly get rid of it off the computer? Do not worry! You came to the right place, and you will be able to uninstall Download3k search plugin 1.0 without any difficulty.

Download3k search plugin 1.0 Download3k search plugin 1.0 Plugin used to search for software downloads from within Firefox interface.

Download3k search plugin for Firefox allows you to search and download Download3k's daily updated software applications database from within your Firefox browser. The results of your search are sorted by relevance and include both freeware and shareware programs. You also get a suggestion box for related searches and easy access to the most downloaded programs in the last 7 days through another box above. In order to install the plugin follow the instructions in the install screen or extract both files from the downloaded archive to your Mozilla Firefox "searchplugins" folder. After that restart your Firefox browser and select the new search engine from the search engines tab (usually located in the top right of your browser).

Plugin used to search for software downloads from within Firefox interface.

However, many users have difficulties and problems away from the computer. Below we have listed possible problems when uninstalling Download3k search plugin 1.0. If you also have this problem, you can find a useful solution for this.

It seems that there are many users who have difficulty in uninstalling software like Download3k search plugin 1.0 from the system. And some of them get into trouble when uninstalling the software, and some of them can uninstall the software, but to get problems after removal. Some possible problems that people run into:

  • Download3k search plugin 1.0 does not work as good as you thought.
  • Download3k search plugin 1.0 can not be uninstalled
  • Download3k search plugin 1.0 can not be completely uninstall and removed
  • Download3k search plugin 1.0 or other similar software can not be installed or updated again on the computer
  • The computer system runs much slower after Download3k search plugin 1.0 is uninstalled

Causes of the above problems :

  • Download3k search plugin 1.0 does not appear in the program list of Add/Remove Programs
  • The uninstaller of Download3k search plugin 1.0 can not completely remove all associated files
  • There is some software that is not compatible with Download3k search plugin 1.0
  • There are many remnants left in the registry and hard drive
  • The .dll, .sys or other files shared with other software are deleted

Manually Uninstall Download3k search plugin 1.0 with Windows Add/Remove Programs.

Windows "Add/Remove Programs" offers users a way to uninstall the program, and each Operating system has a "Add/Remove programs" function.

  • Click "Start menu" and run "Control Panel".
  • Locate Download3k search plugin 1.0 (or Download3k) and click "Change/Remove" to uninstall the program.
  • Follow the uninstall wizard and uninstall the program.
Uninstall Download3k search plugin 1.0
Manually Uninstall Download3k search plugin 1.0 with Build-in Uninstaller.

Most computer programs are installed with its build-in uninstaller that can also help uninstall the program.

  • Click Start menu and move your mouse to All Programs.
  • Find Search Download3k search plugin 1.0 folder and click on its Uninstaller.
  • Follow its uninstaller and uninstall the program.

To run its uninstaller, you can also

  • Go to the folder where the program is installed.
  • Locate its uninstaller usually named as unins000.exe or uninstall.exe
  • Double click on its uninstaller and follow it to uninstall the program.

Please know that Windows "Add/Remove Programs" and its build-in uninstaller can remove only the main executable program files, but not all program files and components. Some invalid files can be left in the registry and folders. To completely uninstall Download3k search plugin 1.0, you need to get rid of these remnants, otherwise, it will slow down your computer and block the installation of other incompatible programs.

To thoroughly delete its files, please follow the steps:

  • Run Registry Editor
  • Find and delete all registry entries of the program in HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Download3k\, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Download3k\ and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
  • Find and delete all files of the program in system folders C:\Program Files\Download3k\, C:\Document and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Download3k\ and C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\Download3k\.

NOTE: We recommend only for advanced computer users, manually edit the registry and remove Download3k search plugin because deleting any single registry error leads to a serious problem or even a system crash.