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Global Rank #47,982
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Versions

VersionDistribution
6.8.5.1 5.00%
6.8.2.0 5.00%
6.5.2.8 5.00%
6.3.3.3 10.00%
6.3.2.17 5.00%

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Softonic-IT Toolbar

What is Softonic-IT Toolbar?

From the Privacy Policy: "The Trovi Software (including the Toolbar, the Search Protect, and the Value Apps software) may also collect and store information about your web browsing locally on your device, like the web pages that you have visited and the content you have accessed. This locally saved information may interact with the Trovi Software and send us information about your web browsing so we can suggest services or provide you with ads that may be more relevant to you, including via our Partners when using the Value Apps software. Only generalized inferences are passed from the Trovi Software to our servers.

Your Browsing Data and Search Data are collected and analyzed by the Value Apps platform in real time to trigger the relevant Apps you enabled, and we share such information with our Partners so our Partners or we, as applicable (depending on the App provider), can suggest services or provide you with offers that may be relevant to you according to the data collected and processed in real time. We do not store your Browsing Data nor your Search Data while you Use Value Apps."

About  (from Conduit)

Due to the restructuring of Conduit Ltd. the Software will be operated and provided by ClientConnect Ltd. (“ClientConnect”) d.b.a “Trovi”, instead of Conduit. As part of the functionality provided by the Trovi Software (through the Toolbar and/or the Search Protect software products), we may collect and store informat...  Read more
Overview
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Installs a Windows Service
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Softonic-IT Toolbar.
Softonic-ITToolbarHelper.exe (da11d78d765e4b8fa4cfa5a37e8a94ff) has been flagged by the following 5 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Baidu-International 4.0.3.14620 Adware.Win32.Conduit.45
ESET-NOD32 7.10301 Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.Q
G Data 14.8.24 Win32.Adware.Conduit
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan.1.7.5.0 PUA.ClientConnect
Panda Antivirus 14.01.11.12 PUP/Conduit.A
tbSof2.dll (1a8438854dd15e4389f5bdef502c369d) has been flagged by the following 7 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
AVware 1.5.0.21 Conduit (fs)
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.Conduit.Y
Bkav FE 1.3.0.6379 W32.HfsAdware.C534
Dr.Web 7.0.12.3050 Adware.Conduit.299
ESET-NOD32 11614 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.B potentially unwanted
Panda Antivirus 4.6.4.2 PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 40170 Conduit (fs)
prxtbSof0.dll (4c163bd2a5905d18893ee311608e8c54) has been flagged by the following 5 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
AVware 1.5.0.16 Conduit (fs)
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.Conduit.45
ESET-NOD32 10172 Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.O
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 31726 Conduit (fs)
tbSof1.dll (2833a262ca362ee3695cacd0580aa707) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
AVware 1.5.0.21 Conduit (fs)
ESET-NOD32 10757 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.B
Panda Antivirus 4.6.4.2 PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 34978 Conduit (fs)
tbSoft.dll (455e61a2cf37f7210df685e2b77bfbe3) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
AVware 1.5.0.21 Conduit (fs)
ESET-NOD32 10768 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.B
Panda Antivirus 4.6.4.2 PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 35060 Conduit (fs)
tbSof0.dll (5b4935f79cc67a354065773ce49d6aa3) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
ESET-NOD32 9080 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.B
VIPRE Antivirus 23608 Conduit (fs)
ldrtbSof0.dll (76b3946090c94bb38dbbca54ac8ff9f7) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
ESET-NOD32 9264 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.P
VIPRE Antivirus 25220 Conduit (fs)
ldrtbSof2.dll (ce49528c9b0b3b3018ee2f70e76b362a) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
ESET-NOD32 9148 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.P
VIPRE Antivirus 24150 Conduit (fs)
Softonic-ITToolbarHelper1.exe (f3011af04d7bf1afe16cec5eb7d9a586) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 29542 Conduit (fs)
       View all 33 all detections
Softonic-IT Toolbar 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 Softonic-IT Toolbar.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Softonic-IT
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\SOFTON~1\UNWISE.EXE /U C:\Program Files2\SOFTON~1\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 6.62 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Softonic-IT Toolbar

Program executable:Softonic-ITToolbarHelper.exe (Malware detected)
Name: ToolbarH Application
ToolbarH Application
Path:C:\Program Files\softonic-it\Softonic-ITToolbarHelper.exe
MD5:da11d78d765e4b8fa4cfa5a37e8a94ff
When loaded by IE, it will install a toolbar in the top of your Internet Explore web browser. By installing itself, the toolbar has full access to the a loaded web page's HTML content and knowledge of the URL the user is currently viewing;...
Additional files:
  • tbSof1.dll - Conduit Toolbar Automatic Update (Conduit Toolbar)
  • uninstall.exe - Conduit Engine Uninstall
  • (Malware detected) Softonic-ITToolbarHelper1.exe - ToolbarH Application
  • (Malware detected) ldrtbSof0.dll - Conduit Toolbar
  • (Malware detected) ldrtbSof2.dll
  • (Malware detected) prxtbSof0.dll
  • (Malware detected) prxtbSof2.dll
  • (Malware detected) tbSof0.dll
  • (Malware detected) tbSof2.dll
  • (Malware detected) tbSoft.dll
  • (Malware detected) Softonic-ITToolbarHelper.exe
  • UNWISE.EXE

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

5 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • prxtbSof2.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Kino-Filmov.Net Toolbar' with the class of {1a894269-562d-459e-b17e-efd8de428e41} (Kino-Filmov.Net).
  • tbSof2.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Download-DE Toolbar' with the class of {822e7427-5855-4592-8ea9-3f6fff633463}.
  • tbSof1.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'MessengerPlusLive France TB Toolbar' with the class of {b9e20919-fa55-471f-989b-b107bf8de785}.
  • prxtbSof0.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Question Party Toolbar' with the class of {448e181c-161a-4021-b8d5-6caf25d83d15} (Question Party).
  • tbSoft.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'DVDVideoSoft Toolbar' with the class of {e9911ec6-1bcc-40b0-9993-e0eea7f6953f}.
4 Internet Explorer Bars
  • tbSof2.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'Radio W Findbar' with a class of {66982F51-5262-4CA1-910C-9E59B63195AD}.
  • prxtbSof2.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'Vuze Remote Findbar' with a class of {644597E7-96EC-4DC8-BDE1-D150A08E8D92}.
  • tbSoft.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'Mario Forever Findbar' with a class of {2060F31E-8F5B-4E48-983A-C797F8FC18DB}.
  • prxtbSof0.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'BitTorrentControl_v10 Findbar' with a class of {61B7EA61-DF56-4683-A474-BFDE2AD56316}.
5 Internet Explorer Toolbars
  • prxtbSof2.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Kino-Filmov.Net Toolbar' with the class of {1a894269-562d-459e-b17e-efd8de428e41}.
  • tbSof2.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Download-DE Toolbar' with the class of {822e7427-5855-4592-8ea9-3f6fff633463}.
  • prxtbSof0.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'OTIB Toolbar' with the class of {ec4df147-b8bd-4b8c-99de-2f618d391d41}.
  • tbSof1.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'MessengerPlusLive France TB Toolbar' with the class of {b9e20919-fa55-471f-989b-b107bf8de785}.
  • tbSoft.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Mercan Programlar Toolbar' with the class of {b475cfd8-45d8-4905-b319-ad995327abeb}.
5 Internet Explorer URL Search Hooks
  • prxtbSof2.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Kino-Filmov.Net Toolbar' with a class of {1a894269-562d-459e-b17e-efd8de428e41} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • tbSof2.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Download-DE Toolbar' with a class of {822e7427-5855-4592-8ea9-3f6fff633463} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • prxtbSof0.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'OTIB Toolbar' with a class of {ec4df147-b8bd-4b8c-99de-2f618d391d41} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • tbSof1.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'MessengerPlusLive France TB Toolbar' with a class of {b9e20919-fa55-471f-989b-b107bf8de785} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • tbSoft.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Mercan Programlar Toolbar' with a class of {b475cfd8-45d8-4905-b319-ad995327abeb} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
5 Internet Explorer Web Browsers
  • prxtbSof2.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Kino-Filmov.Net Toolbar' with a class of {1A894269-562D-459E-B17E-EFD8DE428E41}.
  • tbSof2.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Download-DE Toolbar' with a class of {822E7427-5855-4592-8EA9-3F6FFF633463}.
  • prxtbSof0.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'OTIB Toolbar' with a class of {EC4DF147-B8BD-4B8C-99DE-2F618D391D41}.
  • tbSof1.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'MessengerPlusLive France TB Toolbar' with a class of {B9E20919-FA55-471F-989B-B107BF8DE785}.
  • tbSoft.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Mercan Programlar Toolbar' with a class of {B475CFD8-45D8-4905-B319-AD995327ABEB}.
3 Scheduled Tasks
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{175FC118-FDBA-4CDA-8DE8-D37C408DE376}' (runs on registration).
  • Softonic-ITToolbarHelper1.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B8E8E278-F25D-478A-BAB2-24A5EDB01F6C}' (runs on registration).
  • Softonic-ITToolbarHelper.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{34C01E1F-1D33-4264-8F52-97E13432C5E2}' (runs on registration).
Service
  • UNWISE.EXE runs as a service named 'Browser System Enahncer' (671c50b0).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • UNWISE.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files1\Yahoo!\MESSEN~1\UNWISE.EXE'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Softonic-ITToolbarHelper.exe
Total CPU:0.4892737327%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.29804920%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.19122453%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Softonic-IT Toolbar?

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Or, you can uninstall Softonic-IT 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 Softonic-IT 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 Softonic-IT 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 Softonic-IT Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 7 5%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 68%
Keep it 32%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.00%
Windows XP 25.00%
Windows Vista 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 25.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 15.00%
Windows 7 Starter 5.00%
Windows 7 Professional 5.00%
Windows Vista Home Basic 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

78.26% of installs come from Italy
Which countries install it?
  Italy 78.26%
  United States 17.39%
  GA 4.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 47.37%
Hewlett-Packard 15.79%
Samsung 10.53%
ASUS 5.26%
Sahara 5.26%
American Megatrends 5.26%
Sony 5.26%
Dell 5.26%
Common models
Packard Bell EasyNote TJ6... 11.11%
Acer Aspire 5738 11.11%
Sony VPCEB1J1E 5.56%
Samsung R520/R522/R620 ... 5.56%
Acer Aspire 5532 5.56%
Acer Aspire 1410 5.56%

About Conduit

Conduit is an online platform that allows web publishers to create custom toolbars, web apps, and mobile apps at no cost.
Publisher URL: www.conduit.com

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