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Should I remove Verizon Yahoo! Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
48% remove it52% keep it
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United States Rank #16,523
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Verizon Yahoo! Toolbar

What is Verizon Yahoo! Toolbar?  (from Verizon)

With Verizon Yahoo! Toolbar, You're always in touch with your world. Preview the latest news, Facebook, weather, and more, right in your toolbar. Quickly preview your eBay listings, stock portfolios, and more, without leaving the page you're on. Search faster and get straight to the answers with helpful suggestions and...  Read more

Overview

Verizon Yahoo! Toolbar is a software program developed by Verizon. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named unver_wrap.exe. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 2.1 MB (2,200,215 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 90% of users of Verizon Yahoo! Toolbar come from the United States, it is also popular in United Arab Emirates and BS.
Verizon Yahoo! Toolbar 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: verizon.software.yahoo.com/toolbar
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Companion\Installs\cpn0
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\Yahoo!\Common\UNVER_~1.EXE
Estimated size: 2.1 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Verizon Yahoo! Toolbar

Program executable:unver_wrap.exe
Verizon Yahoo! Toolbar Uninstall Setup
Path:C:\Program Files\yahoo!\common\unver_wrap.exe
MD5:f0eb8d7c816b8908c7726475c7edd89c
Additional files:
  • ytbb.exe (by Yahoo!) - Yahoo! Toolbar Assistant
  • ytbn.exe (by Yahoo!) - Yahoo! Toolbar Notifier
  • visic_coupon.dll (by Visicom Media) - Yahoo! Coupons (Coupons Plugin Module)
  • yt.dll (by Yahoo!) - Yahoo! Toolbar
  • unyt.exe (by Yahoo!) - Yahoo! Toolbar Setup

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • yt.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a Browser Helper Object with the class of {CCB69577-088B-4004-9ED8-FF5BCC83A039}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • yt.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Yahoo! Toolbar' with the class of {EF99BD32-C1FB-11D2-892F-0090271D4F88}.
Internet Explorer URL Search Hook
  • yt.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Yahoo! Toolbar' with a class of {EF99BD32-C1FB-11D2-892F-0090271D4F88} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • yt.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Yahoo! Toolbar' with a class of {EF99BD32-C1FB-11D2-892F-0090271D4F88}.

How do I remove Verizon Yahoo! Toolbar?

Quickly and completely remove Verizon Yahoo! Toolbar from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Verizon Yahoo! 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 Verizon Yahoo! 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 Verizon Yahoo! Toolbar.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Verizon Yahoo! Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 84%
Win 8 5%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 48%
Keep it 52%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 94.74%
Windows 8 5.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 73.68%
Windows 7 Professional 15.79%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.26%
Windows 8 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.00%
  United Arab Emirates 3.33%
  BS 3.33%
  India 3.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 44.44%
Acer 27.78%
Dell 22.22%
Intel 5.56%
Common models
Acer Aspire 5532 6.25%
Acer Aspire 5750Z 6.25%
BIOSTAR Group A780L3L 6.25%
Dell Inspiron 1545 6.25%
Dell Inspiron One 2330 6.25%
Dell Vostro1510 6.25%

Publisher URL: www.verizon.com

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