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Should I remove HotSpot Shield Eliteb Toolbar for IE?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
74% remove it26% keep it
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VersionDistribution 77.78% 22.22%

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HotSpot Shield Eliteb Toolbar for IE

What is HotSpot Shield Eliteb Toolbar for IE?

HotSpot Shield Eliteb Toolbar (from Trovi) is an ad-supported toolbar for Internet Explorer that will upon installation modify IE's home page, search provider and new tab pages by setting setting it to Trovi.com. Changes to the browser include (according to the EULA) the following:

- Change of the default home page and/or new tabs of your Internet Browser, and protect your search settings.
- Change of the default search engine in your Internet Browser, including your Browser's built-in search box.
- Allow first-party and third-party Cookies to be installed in your Browser.
- Allowing Trovi access to information contained on your social network account and/or site.
- Addition of alternative error page functionality, such as “Page Not Found”.
- Additional search-related services.

About  (from Client Connect LTD)

As part of the installation process of the Toolbar, 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. By Using the Trovi Software, you agree that you ha...  Read more

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: HotSpot Shield Eliteb
URL: HotSpotShieldEliteb.OurToolbar.com
Help link: HotSpotShieldEliteb.OurToolbar.com/help
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\tbccint\ie\ct3328012
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\Tbccint\IE\CT3328012\UninstallerUI.exe" -ctid=CT3328012 -toolbarName=HotSpot Shield Eliteb -toolbarEnv=conduit -type=IE -origin=AddRem
Estimated size: 1.66 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 HotSpotShieldEliteb.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 HotSpot Shield Eliteb Toolbar for IE

  • configutaion.json
  • UninstallerUI.exe -

How do I remove HotSpot Shield Eliteb Toolbar for IE?

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Or, you can uninstall HotSpot Shield Eliteb 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 HotSpot Shield Eliteb 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 HotSpot Shield Eliteb 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 HotSpot Shield Eliteb Toolbar for IE you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 44%
Win Vista (SP2) 11%
Uninstall it 74%
Keep it 26%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 44.44%
Windows 8 33.33%
Windows Vista 22.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 22.22%
Windows 8 Pro 22.22%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.22%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.11%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise N 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.29% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.29%
  France 14.29%
  BH 7.14%
  Korea 7.14%
  Kuwait 7.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 44.44%
MSI 11.11%
Intel 11.11%
Dell 11.11%
Acer 11.11%
ASUS 11.11%
Common models
Micro-Star Co., Ltd. CR46... 14.29%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 14.29%
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 14.29%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 14.29%
Dell Latitude E6530 14.29%
BIOSTAR Group TZ77XE3 14.29%


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