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    Hi, I've heard so many bad reports regarding 'babylon', and people have reported major problems after having installed it. Please could you advise me as to what it actually is & why it causes so many problems? And if it's so bad...why do people continue to install it, and why hasn't its creator been whiplashed?

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    The Babylon Toolbar is translation software usually included as a "suggested download" that is included with the main installer from other software. It's not malicious and can usually be easily uninstalled although completely removing it from the browser settings can be tricky.

    More information can be found here: Babylon is clearly malware -- current WOT rating is dangerous | Forum | WOT (Web of Trust)
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    Babylon is a browser hijacker. All the browser hijackers are installed by some third party software. For example if you are downloaded and installed a program from freeware or shareware websites, automatically a browser hijacker will be installed. Babylon is a same kind of hijacker which results slow PC, Slow Internet Process and registry corruptions. Many are not installing it by their own but installing unknowingly.

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    Hey techsally!

    Welcome to Help2Go

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    Thank You zep516... Glad to be here.

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    Hey

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