For a month now, I have been dealing with this AVG Safe Search 8.0 listing that appears in my Firefox Extensions list. I can’t uninstall it because the button is grayed out. I am able to disable it, but it’s still annoying. I want it completely gone.
I searched high and low for how to get rid of it. I searched my Extensions and Plug-in folders, looking to delete this annoyance and couldn’t find anything. So I gave up my search for a while.
This listing was still bothering me though. I just hate software that crawls its way into every crevice of your system and leaves you no way out.
I launched REGEDIT and found a listing in the Registry at:
It was labeled:
After deleting this registry key. The AVG Safe Search plug-in was then removed from Firefox.