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Should I remove Inbox Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
69% remove it31% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,223
United States Rank #587
Reach 0.7296%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 33.00 days
973.63 days >
Average installed length: 511.57 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.0.1.90 1.76%
2.0.1.89 2.68%
2.0.1.87 1.86%
2.0.1.74 5.79%
2.0.1.73 2.09%
2.0.1.70 0.52%
2.0.0.64 0.02%
2.0.0.62 10.24%
2.0.0.61 8.52%
2.0.0.55 5.94%
2.0.0.53 0.82%
2.0.0.50 0.20%
2.0.0.46 5.37%
2.0.0.42 0.27%
2.0.0.41 0.77%
2.0.0.36 4.15%
2.0.0.33 0.77%
2.0.0.17 5.37%
2.0.0.13 0.15%
2.0.0.12 4.89%
2.0.0.3 1.24%
1.0.0.136 0.15%
1.0.0.135 6.51%
1.0.0 29.91%

Inbox Toolbar

What is Inbox Toolbar?

Inbox Toolbar is a browser add-on which adds shortcuts to your Internet browsers, there are two variants of this toolbar - one for music related enhancements other for flash games. While this toolbar can be useful for people who wants to download videos or quickly access online flash games it can be categorized as an unwanted program for several reasons. The search engine that is used by this toolbar is a modified Google search with not related advertisements which are not clearly separated from organic search results. Inbox.com, Inc. is part of the Xacti Group Companies.

About  (from Inbox.com)

Enhance your Internet experience and your computer's desktop environment with feature-packed, free Inbox.com Toolbars. Includes free plug-ins for Internet security protection, password protection and form-filler, desktop weather, email notifier, download manager, RSS feed reader, screensavers, desktop notes, and more. ...  Read more

Overview

The most common release is 1.0.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named inbox.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 6.23 MB (6,535,946 bytes).
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Displays advertisements unassociated with the underlying web page
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Inbox Toolbar.
Inbox.exe (079c19cc6eda45b0ac316b649024e65a) has been flagged by the following 6 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
AVG 2015.0.3496 MalSign.Generic
CMC Antivirus 1.1.0.977 Packed.Win32.Obfuscated.10!O
ESET-NOD32 8.9704 Win32/Toolbar.Inbox.H
McAfee 5600.7152 Artemis!079C19CC6EDA
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7152 Artemis!079C19CC6EDA
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.113 TROJ_GEN.F47V0402
Inbox.dll (d11092d5e5427183694c51abf74ae83d) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Dr.Web Tool.InstallToolbar.124
ESET-NOD32 8943 Win32/Toolbar.Inbox.C
Malwarebytes 1.75.0.1 PUP.Optional.Inbox
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.F47V0908
Inbox Toolbar has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: toolbar.inbox.com/legal/about.aspx
Help link: toolbar.inbox.com/help/support.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Inbox Toolbar\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Inbox Toolbar\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 6.23 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Inbox Toolbar

Program executable:inbox.exe
Name:Inbox Toolbar
Path:C:\Program Files\inbox toolbar\inbox.exe
MD5:a6009b325658b17e647f3f3f2de43b60
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) Inbox.dll - Inbox Toolbar (Inbox Toolbar Browser Object)
  • Inbox64.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • Inbox.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Inbox Toolbar' with the class of {D3D233D5-9F6D-436C-B6C7-E63F77503B30}.
  • Inbox64.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Inbox Toolbar' with the class of {D3D233D5-9F6D-436C-B6C7-E63F77503B30}.
2 Internet Explorer Toolbars
  • Inbox.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name '&Inbox Toolbar' with the class of {D7E97865-918F-41E4-9CD0-25AB1C574CE8}.
  • Inbox64.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name '&Inbox Toolbar' with the class of {D7E97865-918F-41E4-9CD0-25AB1C574CE8}.
Internet Explorer URL Search Hook
  • Inbox.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Inbox Toolbar' with a class of {D3D233D5-9F6D-436C-B6C7-E63F77503B30} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
2 Internet Explorer Web Browsers
  • Inbox.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named '&Inbox Toolbar' with a class of {D7E97865-918F-41E4-9CD0-25AB1C574CE8}.
  • Inbox64.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named '&Inbox Toolbar' with a class of {D7E97865-918F-41E4-9CD0-25AB1C574CE8}.
Scheduled Task
  • Inbox.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E28C117C-8A50-4C3F-BAB8-B97FC9E234FB}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • Inbox.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'InboxToolbar' and executes as "C:\Program Files1\INBOXT~1\Inbox.exe" /STARTUP.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Inbox.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'InboxToolbar' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Inbox Toolbar\Inbox.exe" /STARTUP.

How do I remove Inbox Toolbar?

Quickly and completely remove Inbox Toolbar 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 Inbox 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 Inbox Toolbar, 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 Inbox 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 Inbox Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 69%
Keep it 31%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#1,223

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.18%
Windows Vista 18.46%
Windows XP 8.25%
Windows 8 6.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 53.17%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 15.36%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.72%
Windows 7 Professional 6.44%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.91%
Windows 8 3.18%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.70% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 77.70%
  Germany 5.02%
  United Kingdom 4.90%
  Canada 1.62%
  Australia 1.40%
  Japan 1.10%
  France 0.88%
  Brazil 0.76%
  India 0.71%
  Iran 0.66%
  Czech Republic 0.64%
  Mexico 0.64%
  Ireland 0.37%
  Austria 0.29%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.40%
Dell 28.13%
Acer 13.97%
Toshiba 10.88%
ASUS 3.32%
GIGABYTE 2.31%
Lenovo 1.34%
Samsung 1.08%
Gateway 0.89%
Intel 0.86%
American Megatrends 0.82%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.63%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.47%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.52%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.73%
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.49%
HP G60 Notebook PC 3.17%

About Inbox.com

Part of the Xacti network and developed by Crawler.com it distributes a free web based email service as well as a toolbar called the Inbox.com Toolbar.
Publisher URL: www.inbox.com

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