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Refresh Bar


Refresh Bar is a program developed by RefreshBar.com. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows Vista (SP1). The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.
Refresh Bar 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 Refresh Bar.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.refreshbar.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Refresh Bar
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files1\REFRES~1\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files1\REFRES~1\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)

Program filesFiles installed by Refresh Bar

  • IERefresh.dll - IERefresh Deskband (IERefresh Module)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer Extension
  • IERefresh.dll is installed as an Internet Explorer extension using the class {F009BAD5-2FAF-4E10-B7AA-61A22524AC30}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • IERefresh.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Refresh Bar' with the class of {6F2DB0CA-D4CA-455B-9F0B-DB135C875345}.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • IERefresh.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Refresh Bar' with a class of {6F2DB0CA-D4CA-455B-9F0B-DB135C875345}.

How do I remove Refresh Bar?

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Or, you can uninstall Refresh Bar 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 Refresh Bar, 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 Refresh Bar.
  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 Refresh Bar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 64%
Keep it 36%
Windows Vista (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

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


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