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Points Booster

What is Points Booster?  (from Core8)

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Points Booster is a software program developed by Core8. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named adxloader.dll. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 3.01 MB (3,158,016 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: core8.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\points booster
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{0E7F2757-26F9-4578-AC0E-7694FE102F94}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.01 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Points Booster

Program module:adxloader.dll
Path:C:\Program Files\points booster\adxloader.dll
Additional files:
  • pointsboosteraddon.dll - Points Booster
  • interop.shdocvw.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'SHDocVw'.
  • interop.mshtml.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'MSHTML'.
  • addinexpress.ie.dll (by Add-in Express Ltd) - Add-in Express for Internet Explorer (Add-in Express for Internet Explorer and .NET)
  • adxloader64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • adxloader.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Points Booster Addon' with the class of {E4F99038-2BC1-4417-A64A-84682EADD3A6}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • adxloader.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Points Booster Toolbar' with the class of {AB0E0A7A-DE95-4AF3-A34B-8BD83EA20F46} (PointsBoosterAddon.IEModule).

How do I remove Points Booster?

Quickly and completely remove Points Booster from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Points Booster 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 Points Booster, 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 Points Booster.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Points Booster you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 8 50%
Plugs into Internet Explorer

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 8 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Windows 8.1 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%


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