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Should I remove DVDVideoSoftTB Toolbar for IE?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
88% remove it12% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Global Rank #42,603
Reach 0.0023%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.70 days
256.75 days >
Average installed length: 134.90 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
6.23.0.9 18.75%
6.20.0.10 59.38%
6.19.0.18 6.25%
6.17.2.618 3.13%
6.17.2.8 9.38%
6.17.0.33 3.13%

Other programs by DVDVideoSoft

DVDVideoSoftTB Toolbar for IE

What is DVDVideoSoftTB Toolbar for IE?

DVDVideoSoftTB Toolbar for IE is a potentially unwanted toolbar for Internet Explorer using the Conduit ClientConnect (now Perion) community toolbar platform. The toolbar runs as and Internet Explorer toolbar and Browser Helper Object. From the License Agreement: "As part of the installation process of the Conduit Software and/or the Customized Software, we may change your Internet Browser settings and/or provide you with the ability to opt to make changes to your Internet Browser settings and/or your mobile device settings and/or your social network account settings." It contains the 'Value Apps' adware, which provide additional functionality as well as include various ad-supported extensions such as Cash Back and Price Gong.

What toolbar EULA says it can do:
- Allowing Conduit access to location-based information.
- Allowing Conduit access to information contained on your social network account.
- Change of the default search engine, including the Browser's built-in search box, and address bar.
- Addition of alternative error page functionality, such as “Page Not Found”.
- Change of the default Home Page and/or New Tabs, and protect your search settings.

About  (from DVDVideoSoft)

The Conduit Software further collects anonymous, aggregated information and non-personal data, such as Conduit Software-generated User IDs, User language, Internet Protocol (IP) address, the geographic location of the device from which you access the web, and other Conduit Software Usage Data, all of which do not inclu...  Read more
Overview
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Built on and distributed using the Conduit toolbar
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in DVDVideoSoftTB Toolbar for IE.
DVDVideoSoftTBToolbarHelper.exe (943f313974a830d4634c73beb8103f5e) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Comodo Security 17313 Application.Win32.Conduit.~f
Dr.Web 9.0.0.0166 Adware.Toolbar.202
Malwarebytes v2013.11.22.02 PUP.Optional.Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 23610 Conduit (fs)
tbDVDV.dll (975993043e355206a1fba5a702044f0c) has been flagged by the following 6 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Comodo Security 17676 Application.Win32.Conduit.~A
ESET-NOD32 9338 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.B
Malwarebytes 1.75.0.1 PUP.Optional.Conduit
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 Adware/Conduit
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.F47V1113
VIPRE Antivirus 25818 Conduit (fs)
prxtbDVDV.dll (59f4aa1a1ecf4c023f44872a9aae3b76) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Dr.Web Adware.Conduit.16
Malwarebytes 1.75.0.1 PUP.Optional.Conduit
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 Adware/Conduit
VIPRE Antivirus 25282 Conduit (fs)
       View all 14 all detections
DVDVideoSoftTB Toolbar for IE has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.
Find out how to remove DVDVideoSoftTB Toolbar for IE.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: DVDVideoSoftTB
URL: DVDVideoSoftTB.OurToolbar.com
Help link: DVDVideoSoftTB.OurToolbar.com/help
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\conduit\ie\ct2269050
Uninstaller: C:\ProgramData\Conduit\IE\CT2269050\UninstallerUI.exe -ctid=CT2269050 -toolbarName=DVDVideoSoftTB -toolbarEnv=conduit -type=IE
Estimated size: 1.64 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 DVDVideoSoftTB.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 DVDVideoSoftTB Toolbar for IE

Program executable:DVDVideoSoftTBToolbarHelper.exe (Malware detected)
Name:ToolbarHelper Application
Path:C:\Program Files\DVDVideoSoftTB\DVDVideoSoftTBToolbarHelper.exe
MD5:943f313974a830d4634c73beb8103f5e
Additional files:
  • UninstallerUI.exe (by Conduit) - 1.4.0.1
  • (Malware detected) DVDVideoSoftTBToolbarHelper.exe (by Conduit) - ToolbarHelper Application
  • hk64tbDVDV.dll - Conduit Toolbar
  • hktbDVDV.dll
  • ldrtbDVDV.dll
  • (Malware detected) prxtbDVDV.dll
  • (Malware detected) tbDVDV.dll
  • configutaion.json

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • prxtbDVDV.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'SweetPacks A15 Toolbar' with the class of {aea20431-87fc-40be-bc5b-18066fe2819c} (SweetPacks A15).
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • prxtbDVDV.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'SweetPacks A15 Toolbar' with the class of {aea20431-87fc-40be-bc5b-18066fe2819c}.
Internet Explorer URL Search Hook
  • prxtbDVDV.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'SweetPacks A15 Toolbar' with a class of {aea20431-87fc-40be-bc5b-18066fe2819c} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • prxtbDVDV.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'SweetPacks A15 Toolbar' with a class of {AEA20431-87FC-40BE-BC5B-18066FE2819C}.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • DVDVideoSoftTBToolbarHelper.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\eTvOnline.ro\eTvOnline.roToolbarHelper.exe'.

How do I remove DVDVideoSoftTB Toolbar for IE?

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Or, you can uninstall DVDVideoSoftTB Toolbar for IE 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 DVDVideoSoftTB Toolbar for IE, 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 DVDVideoSoftTB Toolbar for IE.
  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 DVDVideoSoftTB Toolbar for IE you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win Vista (SP1) 3%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 88%
Keep it 12%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.63%
Windows Vista 15.63%
Windows 8 12.50%
Windows XP 6.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.38%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.88%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 15.63%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.25%
Windows 7 Enterprise 6.25%
Windows 8.1 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

34.21% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 34.21%
  Germany 23.68%
  India 7.89%
  Canada 5.26%
  Brazil 5.26%
  Lithuania 2.63%
  Croatia 2.63%
  Italy 2.63%
  United Kingdom 2.63%
  Slovenia 2.63%
  DZ 2.63%
  Iran 2.63%
  MA 2.63%
  Austria 2.63%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.83%
Dell 16.67%
Samsung 16.67%
Medion 12.50%
Acer 8.33%
Intel 8.33%
Toshiba 8.33%
GIGABYTE 4.17%
ASUS 4.17%
Common models
Semp Toshiba IS 1422 4.17%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 4.17%
BIOSTAR Group TH55B HD 4.17%
MEDIONPC MS-7633 4.17%
FUJITSU SIEMENS AMILO Pa ... 4.17%
Samsung RV415/RV515 4.17%

About DVDVideoSoft

DVDVideoSoft creates multimedia freeware programs.
Publisher URL: www.dvdvideosoft.com

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