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I have installed a chrome app from chrome webstore. This app is a malware. Now I can't uninstall this app or any extension which is installed later from this web app from extension page of chrome. How can I uninstall this?

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App are not shown along with extensions in chrome://extensions
Try Quick Uninstall to uninstall extensions or apps from chrome

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It did work. Thanks! –  user Jul 10 '11 at 11:44

All extensions and plugins for Google Chrome can be accessed by typing chrome://extensions and about:plugins in the omnibar (address bar) of chrome. Try both these to see if any options exist to disable or remove the malware.

Try Shift + Esc to open the Chrome's Task Manager. See if the culprit process can be seen running here.

Be aware that the malware could have already gotten to your system; so changing settings in Google Chrome may not be very helpful. Try running your systems anti-virus to see if that picks anything up.

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All the extensions do show up in chrome://extensions page. But still that culprit extension is not showing. I am also seeing a chrome icon in system tray bar. Which is obviously not created by chrome. –  user Jul 10 '11 at 11:14
    
Edited the Answer. –  Thomas Jul 10 '11 at 11:33

It's drag-and-drop to remove. Go to chrome://apps and click-and-drag to the "remove from chrome" text. The text does not appear until you have started to drag the application you wish to remove.

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