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Should I remove Toolbar Cleaner?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
87% remove it13% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,639
United States Rank #4,159
Reach 0.1466%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.54 days
664.90 days >
Average installed length: 349.35 days

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Toolbar Cleaner 1.0

What is Toolbar Cleaner?

Toolbar Cleaner is an app from Visicom Media that allows you to select various toolbars installed on your PC and remove them. It is typically installed through bundled installers but could also be installed from the Visicom Media website. Toolbar Cleaner has also been seen installing various Visicom Media programs such as MyStart Toolbar.

About  (from Visicom Media inc)

Hello Everyone, Toolbar Cleaner is now reaching 15,000 toolbars, apps, and BHO’s un-installations per day! Now, many of you want to change their browser homepage settings in addition to removing toolbars. Toolbar Cleaner would like to help you out, but there’s no way to do that automatically. It has to be done manually...  Read more

Overview

A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). 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 main program executable is ToolbarCleaner.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 677.07 KB (693,316 bytes).
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Connects to a server over the Internet
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Toolbar Cleaner has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: toolbarcleaner.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Toolbar Cleaner
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Toolbar Cleaner\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 677.07 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Toolbar Cleaner 1.0

Program executable:ToolbarCleaner.exe
Name:Toolbar Cleaner
Path:C:\Program Files\Toolbar Cleaner\ToolbarCleaner.exe
MD5:77174a6f47b40aea93b4d69cc3292d4a
Additional files:
  • ToolbarCleaner.exe - Toolbar Cleaner
  • uninstall.exe - Toolbar Cleaner installer.

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ToolbarCleaner.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{4C885DFC-5D12-40E9-B606-53BB5245CD7D}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • ToolbarCleaner.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\mystarttb\ToolbarCleaner.exe'.
Network connections
  • ToolbarCleaner.exe connects to ip-72-55-140-118.static.privatedns.com (72.55.140.118 port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

ToolbarCleaner.exe
Memory:9.97 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:1.2633618200%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.88435327%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.37900855%
0.015104% average
Switches/sec:34
70 average

How do I remove Toolbar Cleaner?

Quickly and completely remove Toolbar Cleaner 1.0 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Download "Should I Remove It?", it's FREE!Remove Toolbar Cleaner 1.0 from your computer.
Or, you can uninstall Toolbar Cleaner 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 Toolbar Cleaner 1.0, 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 Toolbar Cleaner.
  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 Toolbar Cleaner 1.0 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 87%
Keep it 13%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#4,639

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.18%
Windows XP 18.22%
Windows Vista 10.29%
Windows 8 6.20%
Windows Server 2003 0.12%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.90%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.96%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.97%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.35%
Windows 7 Professional 7.48%
Windows 7 Starter 1.62%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.93% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.93%
  Italy 8.68%
  Germany 5.05%
  Hungary 3.73%
  Spain 3.03%
  Belgium 2.52%
  France 2.32%
  United Kingdom 2.22%
  Japan 1.82%
  Canada 1.61%
  Mexico 1.61%
  Netherlands 1.41%
  Sweden 1.41%
  Brazil 1.21%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.76%
Dell 20.52%
Acer 17.47%
GIGABYTE 9.39%
ASUS 6.77%
Toshiba 5.02%
American Megatrends 4.80%
Lenovo 3.71%
Intel 2.84%
Sahara 1.97%
Samsung 1.75%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.28%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.37%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.43%
MSI MS-7309 2.43%
Acer Aspire 5738 1.94%
Dell Inspiron 530 1.94%

About Visicom Media inc

Visicom Media Network or VMN.net is a Web portal with a number of free services for users. Its headquarters is in Brossard, Quebec. The domain VMN.
Publisher URL: software.visicommedia.com

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