Learn how to enable the Trend Micro Toolbar for Google Chrome when you see this notification:
" Protect Chrome with the Powerful Trend Micro Toolbar
Use the Trend Micro Toolbar to protect your browser against online threats and scams, as well as safeguarding your financial transactions"
This happens when the Trend Micro Toolbar is not yet installed on your Google Chrome browser.
The Trend Micro Toolbar provides additional security by working with Google Chrome to provide safety ratings to websites when you do searches online. This allows you to check whether a link or website is either Safe, Suspicious or Dangerous before you access it.
Why am I getting this message?
This message appears if you recently installed your Trend Micro Security program and Trend Micro Toolbar is not yet installed on your Google Chrome or your Google Chrome has been upgraded to the latest version. Due to security updates applied to the latest version of Google Chrome, third-party extensions, including the Trend Micro extensions, can only be enabled by downloading them from the Google Chrome Web Store.
Enable Trend Micro Toolbar in Google Chrome
- Open Google Chrome browser.
- Click the Install Trend Micro Toolbar button.
If the pop up window did not appear, click the download button below to get the toolbar from the Chrome Web Store:
- The webstore will open in a new tab. Click the Add to Chrome button to download the Trend Micro Toolbar.
- Click Add extension when the confirmation window appears. A notification saying
Trend Micro Toolbar has been added to Chromewill appear after.
Once you see this notification, it means you have successfully installed the Trend Micro Toolbar.
I cannot see the Trend Micro Toolbar in Google Chrome Web Store
The Trend Micro Toolbar is not searchable in Google Chrome Web Store because it is intended only for customers with Trend Micro security software. You can only download the toolbar if your Trend Micro security software is installed.
Why am I receiving a notification saying the original extensions will be merged into one?
The old Trend Micro Toolbar has 3 extensions and each has different functions. All functions will now be merged into one extension so you will not need to download 3 separate extensions from Google Chrome Web Store.
Why am I seeing duplicate Trend Micro Toolbar icons from Chrome?
When you see two Trend Micro Toolbar icons in Google Chrome, just restart Google Chrome to remove one of the icons.