Using the Webroot toolbar in your browser

After you install the Webroot software, a Webroot toolbar appears in your Internet browser. This toolbar provides helpful links to search functions and Webroot tools. The toolbar looks different depending on which version of the Webroot software you installed (see How do I know which software version I have?).

Webroot AntiVirus with Spy Sweeper (WAVSS) or
Webroot Internet Security Essentials (WISE):

Webroot Internet Security Complete (WISC):

The following table describes the items in the toolbar.

Toolbar item   

Description

Webroot Tools

Only available in WAVSS and WISE versions.

Click this button to access the Webroot Web site for updates, support, and helpful information about protecting your computer.

Saved Sites

Only available in the WISC version.

Click this button to access your list of password-managed Web sites. See Learning about Password Management.

My Identity Tools

Only available in the WISC version.

Click this button to access a menu of Password Management functions. See Learning about Password Management.

Webroot Portal

Launches the Webroot Portal, where you can manage your account. See Learning about My Account management.

Log in/Log out

Click this button to log into your Webroot account. See Logging into your Webroot account.