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Should I remove BrowserPlus1 Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
79% remove it21% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Global Rank #30,103
United States Rank #15,595
Reach 0.0052%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.28 days
362.15 days >
Average installed length: 190.28 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
6.15.0.27 5.48%
6.14.0.28 13.70%
6.14.0.27? 1.37%
6.14.0.27 5.48%
6.13.3.505 20.55%
6.13.3.501? 1.37%
6.13.3.1? 1.37%
6.13.3.1 9.59%
6.12.0.516? 1.37%
6.12.0.11 19.18%
6.11.2.6? 1.37%
6.11.2.6 15.07%

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BrowserPlus1 Toolbar

What is BrowserPlus1 Toolbar?

BrowserPlus1 Toolbar is a Conduit web browser plugin (Community OurToolbar) for Intenet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox. The toolbar collects and stores information about your web browsing habits and sends this information to Conduit so they can suggest services or provide advertising via the toolbar. It will attempt to change your home page and search provider if you are not careful during installation and provides a search box and various other generic features. If the home page and search settings were modified by this toolbar, they need to be manually reverted back by the user if the user decides to uninstall the toolbar. It also may automatically download and install updates without notifying the user. According to the License Agreement, "The Application may also collect and store information about your web browsing locally on your device. This locally saved information may interact with the Application and send us information about your web browsing so we can suggest services or provide you ads that may be more relevant to you. Only generalized inferences are passed from the Application to our servers."

About  (from Conduit)

From the EULA: As part of the installation process of the Conduit Software and/or the Customized Software, you may be changing your Internet Browser settings and/or have the ability to change of the default search engine in your Internet Browser's built-in search box, if applicable; allow software updates of the Condui...  Read more
Overview
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • This toolbar is distributed via Conduit (potentially unwanted)
  • Known to reinstall itself
  • Hijacks the web browser's home page
  • Hijacks the browser's default search provider
  • Most users and experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in BrowserPlus1 Toolbar.
prxtbBrow.dll (d0133250565180c9dc8ee0aecccbfd53) has been flagged by the following 12 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Antiy-AVL 1.0.0.1 GrayWare[WebToolbar:not-a-virus]/Win32.Agent.azm
AVware 1.5.0.21 Conduit (fs)
Baidu-International 4.0.3.15413 Adware.Win32.Conduit.M
Cyren 5.4.16.7 W32/Conduit.TTAU-0102
ESET-NOD32 7.11248 Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.N potentially unwanted
F-Prot v6.4.7.1.166 W32/Conduit.A
G Data 15.4.25 Win32.Application.Conduit
K7 AntiVirus 13.1915118 Trojan
K7GW 13.1915118 Trojan ( 004b219d1 )
Kaspersky 14.0.0.2197 not-a-virus:WebToolbar.Win32.Agent
Panda Antivirus 14.02.13.09 PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 37998 Conduit (fs)
prxtbBro0.dll (c89d9c80fd468c6b51c4aadcc8463c2d) has been flagged by the following 7 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
AVware 1.5.0.21 Conduit (fs)
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 PUA.Win32.Conduit.BX
ESET-NOD32 10643 Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.X
Fortinet FortiGate 5.0.999.0 Riskware/Toolbar_Conduit
G Data 24 Win32.Application.Conduit.F
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 34366 Conduit (fs)
tbBro2.dll (90a1b31ba3d3c1fd73b6021c1d8c1c8f) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Comodo Security 17602 Application.Win32.Conduit.r
ESET-NOD32 9281 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.B
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 Adware/Conduit
VIPRE Antivirus 25382 Conduit (fs)
BrowserPlus1ToolbarHelper.exe (943f313974a830d4634c73beb8103f5e) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Comodo Security 17313 Application.Win32.Conduit.~f
Dr.Web Adware.Toolbar.202
Malwarebytes 1.75.0.1 PUP.Optional.Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 23610 Conduit (fs)
prxtbBro2.dll (a795d945351033d699dada999de1bdb1) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Dr.Web 7.00.8.02260 Adware.Conduit.16
ESET-NOD32 9675 Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.W
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 28214 Conduit (fs)
tbBrow.dll (5d80adbf9bcb50c9b488cced7f6525e1) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
ESET-NOD32 9314 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.B
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 Adware/Conduit
VIPRE Antivirus 25628 Conduit (fs)
uninstall.exe (b728fa6a309e5d18141947b95b730e95) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 26380 Conduit (fs)
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Bundled relationships

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: BrowserPlus1
URL: BrowserPlus1.OurToolbar.com
Help link: BrowserPlus1.OurToolbar.com/help
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\browserplus1
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\BrowserPlus1\uninstall.exe toolbar
Warning, the included uninstaller may not work, it is highly recommended to use Reason Core Security.
Estimated size: 7.84 MB
This is a Community Toolbar by Conduit, what does that mean?
Conduit is a toolbar monetization platform for software publishers. It provides a utility for developers to create branded generic web browser toolbars. Publishers can bundle these toolbars with their software programs or provide access to download them separately through BrowserPlus1.OurToolbar.com. Once installed, the toolbar modifies the browser's home page and search settings in order to redirect searches through the Conduit portal (which utilizes Bing or Yahoo! Search engines). Read more...

Program filesFiles installed by BrowserPlus1 Toolbar

Program module:tbBrow.dll
Name:Conduit Toolbar
Path:C:\Program Files\browserplus1\tbBrow.dll
MD5:85d4ab0939e2d92f4087772c16909bb5
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) BrowserPlus1ToolbarHelper.exe - ToolbarHelper Application
  • (Malware detected) uninstall.exe - Conduit Toolbar Uninstall
  • hk64tbBro0.dll - Conduit Toolbar
  • hk64tbBro2.dll
  • hk64tbBrow.dll
  • hktbBro0.dll
  • hktbBro2.dll
  • hktbBrow.dll
  • ldrtbBro0.dll
  • ldrtbBro2.dll
  • ldrtbBrow.dll
  • (Malware detected) prxtbBro0.dll
  • (Malware detected) prxtbBro2.dll
  • (Malware detected) prxtbBrow.dll
  • tbBro0.dll
  • (Malware detected) tbBro2.dll
  • (Malware detected) tbBrow.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • prxtbBro0.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'TV Bar 2 Toolbar' with the class of {75e0046f-2275-4bce-9afd-d8da19abdf0b} (TV Bar 2).
  • prxtbBrow.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'ytbclick B4 Toolbar' with the class of {ed1c45c6-6895-4433-90c4-78935b0a24b8} (ytbclick B4).
Internet Explorer Bar
  • prxtbBrow.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'uTorrentBar Findbar' with a class of {06157046-AF54-4CF0-9FD0-F577ECC557F8}.
2 Internet Explorer Toolbars
  • prxtbBro0.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'TV Bar 2 Toolbar' with the class of {75e0046f-2275-4bce-9afd-d8da19abdf0b}.
  • prxtbBrow.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'ytbclick B4 Toolbar' with the class of {ed1c45c6-6895-4433-90c4-78935b0a24b8}.
2 Internet Explorer URL Search Hooks
  • prxtbBro0.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'TV Bar 2 Toolbar' with a class of {75e0046f-2275-4bce-9afd-d8da19abdf0b} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • prxtbBrow.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'ytbclick B4 Toolbar' with a class of {ed1c45c6-6895-4433-90c4-78935b0a24b8} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
2 Internet Explorer Web Browsers
  • prxtbBro0.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'TV Bar 2 Toolbar' with a class of {75E0046F-2275-4BCE-9AFD-D8DA19ABDF0B}.
  • prxtbBrow.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'ytbclick B4 Toolbar' with a class of {ED1C45C6-6895-4433-90C4-78935B0A24B8}.
Scheduled Task
  • uninstall.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C247631C-606C-44F8-9B4E-C25B77177427}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • BrowserPlus1ToolbarHelper.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\eTvOnline.ro\eTvOnline.roToolbarHelper.exe'.

How do I remove BrowserPlus1 Toolbar?

Quickly and completely remove BrowserPlus1 Toolbar from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
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Or, you can uninstall BrowserPlus1 Toolbar from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program BrowserPlus1 Toolbar, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove BrowserPlus1 Toolbar.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by BrowserPlus1 Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win 7 1%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 79%
Keep it 21%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.01%
Windows 8 15.07%
Windows XP 13.70%
Windows Vista 8.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.84%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.70%
Windows 7 Professional 10.96%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.22%
Windows 8 6.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.48%

Distribution by countryGeography

98.35% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 98.35%
  Canada 0.83%
  United Kingdom 0.83%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.91%
Dell 27.27%
Acer 12.73%
Toshiba 9.09%
GIGABYTE 7.27%
Sony 3.64%
ASUS 1.82%
Alienware 1.82%
Samsung 1.82%
Lenovo 1.82%
Gateway 1.82%
Common models
Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3 2.99%
LENOVO IdeaPad Z585 1.49%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1031 1.49%
Hewlett-Packard p6523w 1.49%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 1.49%
HP G62 Notebook PC 1.49%

About Conduit

Conduit is an online platform that allows web publishers to create custom toolbars, web apps, and mobile apps at no cost.
Publisher URL: www.conduit.com

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