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How to remove Bing Bar/Search Extension from Firefox?

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There is no Remove button next to the extensions, the program itself has no more traces on my PC and I cannot seem to find a way to get it out of my Extensions folder on Firefox 4. Any ideas?
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Is there no place in the uninstall of windows to remove this bar?
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thats just disabling. i dont see removing
   
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It's not anywhere on my PC at all. That article linked above didn't tell me how to remove it... I don't want to have to reinstall Firefox completely as I don't want to find all of my add-ons and set them to how I like them again.
post #6 of 7
type about:config in address bar
in the search bar search path
double click on the plugin.expose_full_path so it is bolded (set to 'true')
type aboutlugins in the address bar
find those extensions on that list and look a the file path
go to that file on your pc and delete it or rename it

that should get rid of it. it works for plugins. not sure if extensions show up. i believe they do.
Edited by fazio93 - 3/23/11 at 2:38pm
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Thank you, that finally did it.
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