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Upromise Toolbar

What is Upromise Toolbar?

From the EULA: "When you visit a website (regardless of whether you access such website via a RewardU search), RewardU will review that website URL to determine if it is a Upromise partner website and, if it is, the URL as well as the Event Information will be collected and processed by RewardU, and shared with our RewardU service provider and the Upromise partner in order to accurately credit cash back earned by Upromise members. If you are a Upromise member, you will be identified to the Upromise partner as a Upromise member via the Upromise ID. The Upromise partner cannot use the Upromise ID to identify you personally, but may have information from another source (for example, if you provide your contact information in connection with your online purchases, applications or other transactions at the Upromise partner's website) which would allow it to personally identify you. In the event you make an online purchase, application or other transaction with the Upromise partner, including through a secure session, Upromise will receive information about your online purchase, application or transaction, including financial or health information if applicable to the transaction."

About  (from Upromise)

By installing or upgrading RewardU, you understand and agree that RewardU collects and processes all search criteria you may submit in the RewardU search box, along with information about your internet browser, your installation of RewardU, your RewardU settings, your computer's IP address, a unique ID assigned to your...  Read more

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.upromise.com/earn/rewardu/rewardu-download
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\upromise
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Upromise\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 2.24 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Upromise Toolbar

Program executable:dca-ua.exe
DCA Update Agent
Path:C:\Program Files\upromise\dca-ua.exe
Additional files:
  • upromisetoolbar.dll
  • UpromiseTray.exe - Upromise Tray Application
  • dca-bho.dll (by Compete) - DCA BHO
  • dca-api.dll (by Compete) - dca (dca-api DLL)
  • CptUrlPassthru.dll
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • upromisetoolbar.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Upromise TurboSaver' with the class of {EDC0F17F-F4B7-47e4-B73E-887FAEB376FA} (ToolHelper).
  • dca-bho.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'DCA BHO' with the class of {B49699FC-1665-4414-A1CB-C4A2A4A13EEC} (DCA).
Internet Explorer Extension
  • upromisetoolbar.dll is installed as an Internet Explorer extension as 'Upromise TurboSaver' with a class of {06E58E5E-F8CB-4049-991E-A41C03BD419E}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • upromisetoolbar.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Upromise TurboSaver' with the class of {06E58E5E-F8CB-4049-991E-A41C03BD419E}.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • upromisetoolbar.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Upromise TurboSaver' with a class of {06E58E5E-F8CB-4049-991E-A41C03BD419E}.
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • UpromiseTray.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Upromise Tray' and executes as C:\Program Files\Upromise\UpromiseTray.exe.
  • dca-ua.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Upromise Update' and executes as C:\Program Files\Upromise\dca-ua.exe.

How do I remove Upromise Toolbar?

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Or, you can uninstall Upromise 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 Upromise Toolbar (remove only), 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 Upromise 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 Upromise Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win Vista (SP2) 50%
Win 8 50%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 50.00%
Windows 8 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 50.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

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


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