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Should I remove IObit Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
75% remove it25% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,120
United States Rank #14,782
Reach 0.0134%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.88 days
629.03 days >
Average installed length: 330.51 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
7.0 100.00%

IObit Toolbar v7.0

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 primary executable is named WidgiHelper.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 1.44 MB (1,513,389 bytes).
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Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.spigot.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IObit Toolbar\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{3800E4B7-3457-42D9-B22D-2CBAAAEDF0A1}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.44 MB

Program filesFiles installed by IObit Toolbar v7.0

Program executable:WidgiHelper.exe
Name:Widgi Toolbar
WidgiHelper Application
Path:C:\Program Files\IObit Toolbar\WidgiHelper.exe
MD5:627a8b34def1969d70221451e8eabb48
Additional files:
  • WidgiHelper.exe - Widgi Toolbar (WidgiHelper Application)
  • iobitFF.dll
  • 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 v7.0 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 v7.0, 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 v7.0 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win 7 1%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 75%
Keep it 25%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.81%
Windows XP 16.49%
Windows Vista 8.51%
Windows 8 3.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 55.14%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.22%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.19%
Windows 7 Professional 7.03%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.49%
Windows 8 Pro 2.16%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.94% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 53.94%
  Germany 7.88%
  United Kingdom 6.64%
  Canada 3.73%
  Italy 2.90%
  Hungary 1.66%
  Austria 1.24%
  Belgium 1.24%
  Switzerland 1.24%
  France 1.24%
  Israel 1.24%
  Mexico 1.24%
  Argentina 0.83%
  Spain 0.83%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.62%
Dell 23.08%
Acer 11.11%
GIGABYTE 7.69%
Toshiba 6.84%
Medion 5.13%
Samsung 4.27%
ASUS 4.27%
American Megatrends 3.42%
Gateway 2.56%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.61%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.61%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.74%
Acer Aspire M5910 1.74%
Dell XPS 8300 1.74%
HP G62 Notebook PC 1.74%

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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