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Should I remove ReadingFanatic Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
70% remove it30% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,725
United States Rank #6,264
Reach 0.0428%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.64 days
107.29 days >
Average installed length: 56.37 days

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ReadingFanatic Toolbar

What is ReadingFanatic Toolbar?

ReadingFanatic Toolbar installs into your Internet browser and allows you to search the Internet with MyWebSearch, a potentially unwanted program that changes and redircts all of your search results as well as DNS errors, and modifies your home page to mywebsearch.com or some other webpage. MyWebSearch automatically becomes your default search service which hijacks all your search requests as well as tracks your Internet surfing behavior to send you targeted advertising.

About  (from Mindspark Interactive Network)

MyWebSearch is an incredibly popular toolbar (over 20 million active users each month!), that gives you access to the web’s leading search engine Google; includes some of the most popular products on the web for making communication easier, more expressive, and more entertaining. The MyWebSearch toolbar platform allows...  Read more

Overview

Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed.
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • May modify the web browser's home page
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!

Program detailsProgram details

URL: search.mywebsearch.com/mywebsearch/default.jhtml
Uninstaller: rundll32 C:\Program Files2\READIN~2\bar\1.bin\6xBar.dll,O

How do I remove ReadingFanatic Toolbar?

Quickly and completely remove ReadingFanatic 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 ReadingFanatic 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 ReadingFanatic 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 ReadingFanatic 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 ReadingFanatic Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 70%
Keep it 30%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#10,725

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.39%
Windows Vista 13.04%
Windows XP 11.59%
Windows 8 7.97%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.59%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.59%
Windows 7 Professional 7.97%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.16%
Windows 8 4.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.27% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.27%
  Canada 3.87%
  United Kingdom 3.39%
  Australia 3.15%
  Mexico 1.69%
  India 0.97%
  IQ 0.97%
  Iran 0.97%
  Belgium 0.73%
  Ireland 0.73%
  Israel 0.73%
  PR 0.73%
  South Africa 0.73%
  Argentina 0.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 37.31%
Dell 26.42%
Acer 16.06%
Toshiba 6.22%
GIGABYTE 3.63%
Lenovo 2.59%
ASUS 2.07%
Samsung 2.07%
American Megatrends 1.55%
Gateway 1.04%
Intel 1.04%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.23%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.52%
Dell Inspiron 560 2.82%
HP G60 Notebook PC 2.82%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.82%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.11%

About Mindspark Interactive Network

Mindspark is a business unit of IAC that focuses on interactive products and web portals and operates IAC's interactive products and web portals such as Life123, Myway.
Publisher URL: www.mindspark.com

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