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Should I remove IObit Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
74% remove it26% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #42,003
United States Rank #27,628
Reach 0.0024%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 250.61 days
980.25 days >
Average installed length: 515.05 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
6.0 100.00%

IObit Toolbar v6.0

What is IObit Toolbar?

IObit Toolbar installs a Spigot toolbar in your Web browser that collects and stores information about your web browsing habits and sends this information to Spigot so they can suggest services or provide ads via the toolbar.

About  (from Spigot)

The IObit Toolbar is a small application that attaches to your browser. The toolbar offers a way to search the web and stay connected to friends and colleagues. The toolbar installation comes with a way of also uninstalling it. The uninstall process takes a few moments. - Spigot, Revenue and Engagement on Tap. Keep y...  Read more

Overview

The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The main program executable is WidgiHelper.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 1.33 MB (1,390,598 bytes).
IObit Toolbar 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 IObit Toolbar v6.0.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.spigot.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IObit Toolbar\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{33C8C01E-4787-482B-9D2C-AB8221FCC01D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.33 MB

Program filesFiles installed by IObit Toolbar v6.0

Program executable:WidgiHelper.exe
Name:Widgi Toolbar
WidgiHelper Application
Path:C:\Program Files\IObit Toolbar\WidgiHelper.exe
MD5:c28f2ff5e5209069b689b24750d4f812
Additional files:
  • WidgiHelper.exe - Widgi Toolbar (WidgiHelper Application)
  • iobitToolbarIE.dll - Widgi Toolbar for Internet Explorer

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • iobitToolbarIE.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Dealio Toolbar' with the class of {01398B87-61AF-4FFB-9AB5-1A1C5FB39A9C}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • iobitToolbarIE.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Dealio Toolbar' with the class of {01398B87-61AF-4FFB-9AB5-1A1C5FB39A9C}.
Internet Explorer URL Search Hook
  • iobitToolbarIE.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Dealio Toolbar' with a class of {01398B87-61AF-4FFB-9AB5-1A1C5FB39A9C} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.

How do I remove IObit Toolbar?

Quickly and completely remove IObit Toolbar v6.0 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 IObit 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 IObit Toolbar v6.0, 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 IObit 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 IObit Toolbar v6.0 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 74%
Keep it 26%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows XP 30.30%
Windows Vista 3.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 48.48%
Microsoft Windows XP 30.30%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.12%
Windows 7 Professional 6.06%
Windows Vista Home Basic 3.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.83% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.83%
  France 6.25%
  Germany 4.17%
  United Kingdom 4.17%
  Belgium 2.08%
  Canada 2.08%
  Spain 2.08%
  Mexico 2.08%
  Norway 2.08%
  Poland 2.08%
  Venezuela 2.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.63%
Hewlett-Packard 29.63%
Acer 11.11%
Toshiba 7.41%
Lenovo 7.41%
ASUS 7.41%
GIGABYTE 3.70%
Compaq 3.70%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.14%
TOSHIBA SATELLITE L775-18... 3.57%
TOSHIBA Satellite L505D 3.57%
Packard Bell EasyNote LM8... 3.57%
MICRO-STAR INTERNATIONAL ... 3.57%
LENOVO 89329XU 3.57%

About (from Spigot, Inc.)

Keep your customers coming back and delight them with contextually relevant content and applications.
Publisher URL: www.spigot.com

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