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Should I remove RoadRunner Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
62% remove it38% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #37,263
United States Rank #19,780
Reach 0.0031%

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.0.40 100.00%

RoadRunner Toolbar

What is RoadRunner Toolbar?  (from Time Warner)

Whatever you need—search, weather, email, news...download the new toolbar to put it all at your fingertips. Waiting for mail? Your toolbar will alert you when new messages arrive so you can stay focused on your work or browsing. The brand-new ticker feed delivers breaking news right to your toolbar. A scrolling stream ...  Read more

Overview

RoadRunner Toolbar is a software program developed by Time Warner. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named roadrunnertb.dll. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 6 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: RoadRunner
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\roadrunnertb
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\roadrunnertb\uninstall.exe

Program filesFiles installed by RoadRunner Toolbar

Program module:roadrunnertb.dll
Name:RoadRunner Toolbar
Signed by:Visicom Media Inc.
Path:C:\Program Files\roadrunnertb\roadrunnertb.dll
MD5:e6098a270c0ea3e005793d32b060de26
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe (by RoadRunner) - RoadRunner Toolbar (RoadRunner Toolbar Uninstaller)
  • ieUtilsLite.exe (by Visicom Media) - IE Utils Lite Application (ShowDeleteBrowsingHistoryDialog and Disk Cleanup launcher app for IE)
  • ffHelper.exe (by Visicom Media) - ffHelper Application (Helper Application for IE)
  • roadrunnerDx.dll - RoadRunner Toolbar Link Library
  • dtUser.exe - DtUser

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • roadrunnerDx.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'RoadRunner Toolbar' with the class of {18c5b277-4df2-4fb5-9bf5-ccaa5eabc30b}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • roadrunnerDx.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'RoadRunner Toolbar' with the class of {18c5b277-4df2-4fb5-9bf5-ccaa5eabc30b}.
Internet Explorer URL Search Hook
  • roadrunnerDx.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'RoadRunner Toolbar' with a class of {18c5b277-4df2-4fb5-9bf5-ccaa5eabc30b} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • dtUser.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\roadrunnertb\dtUser.exe'.

How do I remove RoadRunner Toolbar?

Quickly and completely remove RoadRunner 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 RoadRunner 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 RoadRunner 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 RoadRunner 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 RoadRunner Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win XP 12%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 62%
Keep it 38%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.59%
Windows Vista 17.65%
Windows XP 11.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 52.94%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 17.65%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.76%
Windows 7 Professional 11.76%
Windows 7 Professional N 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

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

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 41.18%
Hewlett-Packard 29.41%
American Megatrends 11.76%
Acer 11.76%
Sahara 5.88%
Common models
Dell Studio 540 12.50%
HP-Pavilion NC686AA-ABA a... 6.25%
HP Pavilion dv5000 (EZ398... 6.25%
HP HDX18 Notebook PC 6.25%
HP G62 Notebook PC 6.25%
Dell Studio 1735 6.25%

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