40,688,004 programs installed

Should I remove VisualBee V.1 Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
72% remove it28% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #12,983
United States Rank #8,632
Reach 0.0310%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.05 days
384.89 days >
Average installed length: 202.23 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
6.15.0.27 8.00%
6.13.3.505 1.00%
6.13.3.1 2.50%
6.12.0.11 3.00%
6.11.2.6 3.50%
6.10.3.804 4.50%
6.10.3.803 6.00%
6.10.3.27 31.50%
6.10.3.8 40.00%

VisualBee V.1 Toolbar

What is VisualBee V.1 Toolbar?

Installs a Conduit powered OurToolbar in Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox web browsers. The software collects and stores information about your web browsing and sends this information to OurToolbar so they can suggest services or provide ads via the toolbar. VisualBee V.1 Toolbar will attempt to change your home page and search provider if you are not careful during installation and provides a search box and various other generic features in the toolbar.

What it does:
- Modifies the user's web browser home page.
- Changes the browser search box and search settings.
- Automatically updates in the background.
- Captures information about browsing habits including the pages viewed.

This toolbar is sometimes bundled with various versions of the VisualBee program (VisualBee is an automatic enhancement tool for PowerPoint presentations. VisualBee analyzes the text and structure of your presentation, and builds a new professionally-designed presentation with the right images, layouts and templates).

About  (from VisualBee.com)

Publish a branded, customized toolbar and stay connected with your users wherever they are on the web. The Community Toolbar platform is very powerful, yet so easy to use. Your business has the potential for massive distribution, so why not utilize the built-in monetization options? Use our premium services, tailored t...  Read more
Overview
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Built on and distributed using the Conduit toolbar
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • May modify the web browser's home page
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in VisualBee V.1 Toolbar.
VisualBee_V.1ToolbarHelper.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
tbVis0.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 1.75.0.1 PUP.Optional.Conduit
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 Adware/Conduit
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.F47V1113
VIPRE Antivirus 25818 Conduit (fs)
prxtbVis0.dll (a795d945351033d699dada999de1bdb1) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Dr.Web 7.00.8.02260 Adware.Conduit.16
ESET-NOD32 9675 Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.W
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 28214 Conduit (fs)
tbVisu.dll (5d80adbf9bcb50c9b488cced7f6525e1) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
ESET-NOD32 9314 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.B
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 Adware/Conduit
VIPRE Antivirus 25628 Conduit (fs)
uninstall.exe (b728fa6a309e5d18141947b95b730e95) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 26380 Conduit (fs)
ldrtbVisu.dll (d97b0ea326ac79a8558ff54b51397579) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
ESET-NOD32 9075 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.P
VIPRE Antivirus 23572 Conduit (fs)
       View all 22 all detections
VisualBee V.1 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

Displayed publisher: VisualBee V.1
URL: VisualBeeV1.OurToolbar.com
Help link: VisualBeeV1.OurToolbar.com/help
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\visualbee_v.1
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\VisualBee_V.1\uninstall.exe toolbar
Estimated size: 4.9 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 VisualBeeV1.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 VisualBee V.1 Toolbar

Program executable:VisualBee_V.1ToolbarHelper.exe (Malware detected)
Name: ToolbarH Application
ToolbarH Application
Signed by:Conduit Ltd.
Path:C:\Program Files\visualbee_v.1\VisualBee_V.1ToolbarHelper.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:
  • (Malware detected) uninstall.exe (by Conduit) - Conduit Toolbar Uninstall
  • (Malware detected) VisualBee_V.1ToolbarHelper.exe (by Conduit) - ToolbarHelper Application
  • hk64tbVis0.dll - Conduit Toolbar
  • hktbVis0.dll
  • ldrtbVis0.dll
  • (Malware detected) ldrtbVisu.dll
  • (Malware detected) prxtbVis0.dll
  • tbVis0.dll
  • tbVisu.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • prxtbVisu.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'IncrediMail MediaBar Francais 2 Toolbar' with the class of {249d74a3-bd19-4657-b6ce-e62f480a20de} (IncrediMail MediaBar Francais 2).
  • prxtbVis2.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Vafmusic12 Toolbar' with the class of {38e3a123-98e8-46fc-8729-f4b49de90555} (Vafmusic12).
  • prxtbVis0.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Vafmusic7 Toolbar' with the class of {37a7edb7-afda-4373-9865-02bf8160e677} (Vafmusic7).
Internet Explorer Bar
  • prxtbVisu.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'uTorrentBar Findbar' with a class of {06157046-AF54-4CF0-9FD0-F577ECC557F8}.
3 Internet Explorer Toolbars
  • prxtbVisu.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'IncrediMail MediaBar Francais 2 Toolbar' with the class of {249d74a3-bd19-4657-b6ce-e62f480a20de}.
  • prxtbVis2.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Miniclip Toolbar' with the class of {1c68c940-1b2f-46eb-bd8c-2e1612ff6a58}.
  • prxtbVis0.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Vafmusic7 Toolbar' with the class of {37a7edb7-afda-4373-9865-02bf8160e677}.
3 Internet Explorer URL Search Hooks
  • prxtbVisu.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'IncrediMail MediaBar Francais 2 Toolbar' with a class of {249d74a3-bd19-4657-b6ce-e62f480a20de} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • prxtbVis2.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Freemium 2 Toolbar' with a class of {3fca48ac-b444-4d84-908c-c703b36c829b} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • prxtbVis0.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Vafmusic7 Toolbar' with a class of {37a7edb7-afda-4373-9865-02bf8160e677} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
3 Internet Explorer Web Browsers
  • prxtbVis2.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'KeyBar 2 Toolbar' with a class of {BC09C55D-0375-4DCC-836E-0E3C8ADDFBDA}.
  • prxtbVisu.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'IncrediMail MediaBar Francais 2 Toolbar' with a class of {249D74A3-BD19-4657-B6CE-E62F480A20DE}.
  • prxtbVis0.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Vafmusic7 Toolbar' with a class of {37A7EDB7-AFDA-4373-9865-02BF8160E677}.
2 Scheduled Tasks
  • uninstall.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C247631C-606C-44F8-9B4E-C25B77177427}' (runs on registration).
  • VisualBee_V.1ToolbarHelper.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{34C01E1F-1D33-4264-8F52-97E13432C5E2}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • VisualBee_V.1ToolbarHelper.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\eTvOnline.ro\eTvOnline.roToolbarHelper.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

VisualBee_V.1ToolbarHelper.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 VisualBee V.1 Toolbar?

Quickly and completely remove VisualBee V.1 Toolbar 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 VisualBee V.1 Toolbar from your computer.
Or, you can uninstall VisualBee V.1 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 VisualBee V.1 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 VisualBee V.1 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 VisualBee V.1 Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome
Scan your PC for malware
If you do not have a good anti-virus program, please consider installing one. Below are some we highly recommend.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win XP 1%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 72%
Keep it 28%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.00%
Windows XP 11.50%
Windows Vista 10.00%
Windows 8 5.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 52.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.50%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.50%
Windows 7 Professional 9.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.50%
Windows 8 3.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.20% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.20%
  Canada 16.61%
  Germany 3.18%
  Iran 1.77%
  Brazil 1.41%
  Australia 1.41%
  Italy 1.41%
  Mexico 1.06%
  United Kingdom 1.06%
  France 0.71%
  DZ 0.71%
  Spain 0.71%
  Hong Kong 0.35%
  Thailand 0.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.17%
Dell 24.14%
Acer 17.24%
ASUS 6.21%
GIGABYTE 5.52%
Samsung 3.45%
Lenovo 2.76%
Toshiba 2.76%
Intel 1.38%
Medion 1.38%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.74%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.10%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 2.46%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.64%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.64%
Dell OptiPlex 755 1.64%

commentsComments

user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.