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Norton toolbar

When you install Norton, it prompts you to add the Norton toolbar extension in the Internet Explorer browser.

You have the following options in the Norton toolbar:

Norton menu

Lets you access the Web settings and other settings.

Lets you access Identity Protection and other settings.

The following options are available in the Norton menu:

  • Report Site

  • Enable Norton Safe Share / Disable Norton Safe Share

  • Go to Norton Safe Web website

  • Help

Navigate to the Password Manager Home Page icon

Lets you access the Password Manager data stored in your cloud vault. You can add, edit or delete your Logins, Cards, and Notes under this section.

You can use the Norton Safe Search option to enhance your web search experience. The Norton Safe Search uses Ask.com to generate the search results. Norton Safe Search generates the search results based upon the site safety status and Norton rating for each of the search results.

You can also set this page as your default home page.

Norton Safe Search

You can use the Norton Safe Search option to enhance your web search experience. The Norton Safe Search uses Ask.com to generate the search results. Norton Safe Search generates the search results based upon the site safety status and Norton rating for each of the search results.

Safe Web indicator

Lets you know if the website you visit is safe or unsafe.

The Antiphishing and Norton Safe Web features, analyze the security level of the websites you visit. It then displays the results in the Norton Safe Web pop-up window.

You can click on the Safe Web indicator to view the threats detail in the Norton Safe Web pop-up window. If you suspect that the result is wrong, you can use the Report this site option to notify NortonLifeLock for further evaluation.

vault is open/vault is closed menu

Lets you view the logins that you have saved in Password Manager.

Some websites require login information. You can use the vault is open menu to fill the details in those websites. The vault is open menu displays the list of logins that you saved. You can select a login from the list and a use it to log in to the website.

The vault is open menu is not available in the Norton toolbar for Firefox browser.

You can use the following icons available at the bottom of the vault is open menu:

  • Open Fill Assistant:

    Lets you view the Fill Assistant pane that appears on the right side of your browser. You can drag and drop the identities from the Fill Assistant pane to fill in the fields in the website.

  • Open Norton Password Manager:

    Lets you access the Norton Password manager main window.

  • Close Vault:

    Lets you view the open or close status of the vault. You can click on the option to close the vault.

    You have to close the Norton Password Manager main window before you close the vault using the toolbar.

You should be signed in to any of the Password Manager vault to access the vault is open menu.

Share via

Lets you share the website with your friends through the popular networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Yahoo Mail, Hot Mail, or Google Mail. However, you cannot share the websites with potential security threats.

Settings icon (•••)

Lets you configure the Norton toolbar and Norton Password Manager settings.

Your options are:

  • Toolbar Options: Lets you enable or disable the Norton Safe Search and Norton Safe Share features available in the toolbar. In addition, you can enable or disable Norton Home Page if you have set Norton Home Page as your default home page.

  • Default Search Settings: Lets you change the default search settings for your browser. When you click this option, you can access the instructions to change your default search settings.

  • Open Password Manager Settings: Lets you configure Password Manager in such a way to access it from various devices and make it work more effective and smart.

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DOCID: v19802710
Operating System: Windows
Last modified: 07/10/2020