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Should I remove Systweak Toolbar for IE?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
84% remove it16% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #39,631
Reach 0.0027%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.09 days
327.07 days >
Average installed length: 171.85 days


VersionDistribution 2.63% 7.89% 18.42% 52.63% 18.42%

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Systweak Toolbar for IE

What is Systweak Toolbar for IE?

Systweak Toolbar for IE is a potentially unwanted toolbar for Internet Explorer using the Conduit ClientConnect (now Perion) community toolbar platform. The toolbar runs as and Internet Explorer toolbar and Browser Helper Object. From the License Agreement: "As part of the installation process of the Conduit Software and/or the Customized Software, we may change your Internet Browser settings and/or provide you with the ability to opt to make changes to your Internet Browser settings and/or your mobile device settings and/or your social network account settings." It contains the 'Value Apps' software, which provides additional functionality as well as include various ad-supported extensions such as Cash Back and Price Gong.

What toolbar EULA says it can do:
- Allowing Conduit access to location-based information.
- Allowing Conduit access to information contained on your social network account.
- Change of the default search engine, including the Browser's built-in search box, and address bar.
- Addition of alternative error page functionality, such as “Page Not Found”.
- Change of the default Home Page and/or New Tabs, and protect your search settings.

About  (from Conduit)

Each Conduit Software includes a new search box for your use and enjoyment. In addition, while installing the Conduit Software, you may voluntarily opt to change your home page, other search-related preferences, add components, receive notifications and offers, or enable other features provided to you by the Publisher ...  Read more
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Built on and distributed using the Conduit toolbar
  • Known to reinstall itself
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Most users and experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Systweak Toolbar for IE.
SystweakToolbarHelper.exe (943f313974a830d4634c73beb8103f5e) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Comodo Security 17313 Application.Win32.Conduit.~f
Dr.Web Adware.Toolbar.202
Malwarebytes v2013.11.22.02 PUP.Optional.Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 23610 Conduit (fs)
tbSyst.dll (975993043e355206a1fba5a702044f0c) has been flagged by the following 6 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Comodo Security 17676 Application.Win32.Conduit.~A
ESET-NOD32 9338 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.B
Malwarebytes PUP.Optional.Conduit
Panda Antivirus Adware/Conduit
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.F47V1113
VIPRE Antivirus 25818 Conduit (fs)
prxtbSyst.dll (02d550437bd96f4b2add86fd4073e60e) has been flagged by the following 5 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Agnitum Outpost PUA.Toolbar.Conduit!
Dr.Web Adware.Conduit.16
ESET-NOD32 9726 Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.X
Panda Antivirus PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 28606 Conduit (fs)
       View all 15 all detections
Systweak Toolbar for IE 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 Systweak Toolbar for IE.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Systweak
URL: Systweak.OurToolbar.com
Help link: Systweak.OurToolbar.com/help
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\conduit\ie\ct3267244
Uninstaller: C:\ProgramData\Conduit\IE\CT3267244\UninstallerUI.exe -ctid=CT3267244 -toolbarName=Systweak -toolbarEnv=conduit -type=IE
Warning, the included uninstaller may not work, it is highly recommended to use Reason Core Security.
Estimated size: 1.69 MB
This is a Community Toolbar by Conduit, what does that mean?
Conduit is a toolbar monetization platform for software publishers. It provides a utility for developers to create branded generic web browser toolbars. Publishers can bundle these toolbars with their software programs or provide access to download them separately through Systweak.OurToolbar.com. Once installed, the toolbar modifies the browser's home page and search settings in order to redirect searches through the Conduit portal (which utilizes Bing or Yahoo! Search engines). Read more...

Program filesFiles installed by Systweak Toolbar for IE

Program executable:SystweakToolbarHelper.exe (Malware detected)
Name:ToolbarHelper Application
Path:C:\Program Files\Systweak\SystweakToolbarHelper.exe
Additional files:
  • UninstallerUI.exe -
  • hk64tbSyst.dll - Conduit Toolbar
  • hktbSyst.dll
  • ldrtbSyst.dll
  • (Malware detected) prxtbSyst.dll
  • (Malware detected) SystweakToolbarHelper.exe - ToolbarHelper Application
  • (Malware detected) tbSyst.dll
  • hk64tbSys0.dll
  • hktbSys0.dll
  • ldrtbSys0.dll
  • (Malware detected) prxtbSys0.dll
  • (Malware detected) tbSys0.dll
  • configutaion.json
  • hk64tbSys2.dll
  • hktbSys2.dll
  • ldrtbSys2.dll
  • (Malware detected) prxtbSys2.dll
  • (Malware detected) tbSys2.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • prxtbSyst.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Produtools Manuals Toolbar' with the class of {16bb67e0-6319-4077-be84-f41269e051f3} (Produtools Manuals).
Internet Explorer Bar
  • prxtbSyst.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'Connect DLC 5 Findbar' with a class of {8FEB0551-B256-479B-92E1-C927F89DC71E}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • prxtbSyst.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Produtools Manuals Toolbar' with the class of {16bb67e0-6319-4077-be84-f41269e051f3}.
Internet Explorer URL Search Hook
  • prxtbSyst.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Faceless Toolbar' with a class of {f1f60d48-e7be-4b15-b567-12de9d47b58e} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • prxtbSyst.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Produtools Manuals Toolbar' with a class of {16BB67E0-6319-4077-BE84-F41269E051F3}.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • SystweakToolbarHelper.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\eTvOnline.ro\eTvOnline.roToolbarHelper.exe'.

How do I remove Systweak Toolbar for IE?

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Or, you can uninstall Systweak Toolbar for IE 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 Systweak Toolbar for IE, 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 Systweak Toolbar for IE.
  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 Systweak Toolbar for IE you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win XP 3%
Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 84%
Keep it 16%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.79%
Windows XP 15.79%
Windows 8 13.16%
Windows Vista 5.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.95%
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.95%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.79%
Windows 7 Professional 5.26%
Windows 8 5.26%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.89% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.89%
  Israel 17.78%
  India 6.67%
  Sweden 6.67%
  Iran 4.44%
  DK 4.44%
  Australia 2.22%
  MZ 2.22%
  Pakistan 2.22%
  IQ 2.22%
  Japan 2.22%
  Romania 2.22%
  SY 2.22%
  SC 2.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.27%
Dell 15.15%
Lenovo 12.12%
Acer 12.12%
Toshiba 9.09%
Intel 6.06%
Samsung 3.03%
ASUS 3.03%
Sony 3.03%
Common models
Gigabyte H61M-S2-B3 6.67%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.67%
HP G62 Notebook PC 3.33%
Dell Inspiron N5040 3.33%
LENOVO 20206 3.33%
HP Pavilion Sleekbook 14 ... 3.33%

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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