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ExtraTorrent Toolbar v2.0

What is ExtraTorrent Toolbar?

ExtraTorrent Toolbar is an adware web browser extension designed to take control of the user's browser in order to redirect web searches and inject advertising. In Internet Explorer the program run as a Browser Helper Object. The add-in performs a number of behaviors that will hijack advertising on non-associated web sites as well as inject its own advertising in the form of contextual link ads, banner ads, popups and pop-overs including the hijacking of known ad serving sites. This malware is typically bundled with various third party unwanted applications as well as through web browser exploits. Although the program comes packaged with an uninstaller and is listed in the Windows Add/Remove Programs, fully removing this could be very difficult and an anti-malware product might be required.


The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The main program executable is ExtraTorrentToolbar.dll. The setup package is about 926.33 KB (948,566 bytes) when donwloaded.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Loads into the web browser
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in ExtraTorrent Toolbar.
ExtraTorrentToolbar.dll (5c26d59616a088e4f89ff843b4d0297d) has been flagged by the following 7 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Comodo Security 14790 UnclassifiedMalware
Fortinet FortiGate 10/7/2013 W32/Dx.LMM
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan. P2P-Worm.Win32.Palevo
K7 AntiVirus 13.156.8070 Trojan
Norman 10.20131007 Suspicious_Gen2.WXGC
Sophos 4.84 Mal/Generic-L
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.280 TROJ_GEN.RC1H1BG

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.extratorrent.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ExtraTorrent Toolbar\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ExtraTorrent Toolbar\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 926.33 KB

Program filesFiles installed by ExtraTorrent Toolbar v2.0

Program module:ExtraTorrentToolbar.dll (Malware detected)
Path:C:\Program Files\ExtraTorrent Toolbar\ExtraTorrentToolbar.dll
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • (Malware detected) ExtraTorrentToolbar.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • ExtraTorrentToolbar.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Movies Toolbar (Dist. by Bandoo Media, Inc.)' with the class of {ec2bae47-25af-4ce9-9e78-10627a49c9ea}.

How do I remove ExtraTorrent Toolbar?

Quickly and completely remove ExtraTorrent Toolbar v2.0 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 ExtraTorrent 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 ExtraTorrent Toolbar v2.0, 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 ExtraTorrent 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 ExtraTorrent Toolbar v2.0 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 91%
Win 8 9%
Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 59%
Keep it 41%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 90.91%
Windows 8 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 36.36%
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.27%
Windows 7 Home Basic 18.18%
Windows 7 Professional 9.09%
Windows 8.1 9.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.00%
  TN 5.00%
  Australia 5.00%
  India 5.00%
  Indonesia 5.00%
  ET 5.00%
  LC 5.00%
  Malta 5.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.27%
Acer 27.27%
Hewlett-Packard 27.27%
Toshiba 9.09%
ASUS 9.09%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard SLIC-BPC 10.00%
Hewlett-Packard p6653w 10.00%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 10.00%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 10.00%
HP 350 G1 10.00%


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