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Should I remove WebScout FileBulldog Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
61% remove it39% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #46,574
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 4.36 days
128.59 days >
Average installed length: 67.57 days

WebScout FileBulldog Toolbar

What is WebScout FileBulldog 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. WebScout FileBulldog 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.

About  (from Somoto)

Once the Toolbar is installed, you will receive the following software features:
1. Updated Software button – A button on the toolbar which enables you to check for updated versions of software you have installed on your computer. Relevant software is presented in the desktop notification window.
2. Desktop Notif...  Read more

Overview

The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The main program executable is tbhelper.dll. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 3.8 MB (3,980,041 bytes). update.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.filebulldog.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\webscout filebulldog toolbar
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\WebScout FileBulldog Toolbar\UninstallToolbar.exe
Estimated size: 3.8 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WebScout FileBulldog Toolbar

Program module:tbhelper.dll
Name:IE Toolbar
IE Toolbar Helper Module
Path:C:\Program Files\webscout filebulldog toolbar\tbhelper.dll
MD5:097c346ba4670983ff24716d36ba062b
Additional files:
  • MacroParserPlugin.dll - MacroParserPlugin (MacroParser)
  • TbHelper2.exe - Toolbar Helper (Toolbar Helper Module)
  • CustomTabPage.dll - CustomTabPage
  • alert_plugin.dll - IE Toolbar (IE Toolbar Alert Plugin)
  • TbCommonUtils.dll - IE Toolbar Common Utils
  • tbcore3.dll - IE Toolbar Engine
  • uninstall.exe - IE Toolbar Uninstall
  • update.exe - IE Toolbar Updater
  • somoto.dll
  • UninstallToolbar.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • somoto.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'SBCONVERT Class' with the class of {A1056498-D09A-41E4-864B-505EDD640D9E} (SBCONVERT).
  • tbcore3.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'SMTTB2009 Class' with the class of {FCBCCB87-9224-4B8D-B117-F56D924BEB18} (SMTTB2009).
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • tbcore3.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'HyperCam Toolbar' with the class of {338B4DFE-2E2C-4338-9E41-E176D497299E}.
Internet Explorer URL Search Hook
  • tbhelper.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'ToolbarURLSearchHook Class' with a class of {CA3EB689-8F09-4026-AA10-B9534C691CE0} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • tbcore3.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'HyperCam Toolbar' with a class of {338B4DFE-2E2C-4338-9E41-E176D497299E}.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

TbHelper2.exe
Memory:2.33 MB
21.09 MB average
Kernel CPU:0.00004884%
0.016088% average

How do I remove WebScout FileBulldog Toolbar?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win 8 4%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 61%
Keep it 39%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.00%
Windows XP 20.00%
Windows Server 2003 4.00%
Windows 8 4.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 48.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 8.00%
Microsoft Windows Server ... 4.00%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.33%
  Brazil 20.00%
  Italy 13.33%
  Czech Republic 6.67%
  India 6.67%
  Belgium 3.33%
  Canada 3.33%
  Ecuador 3.33%
  United Kingdom 3.33%
  Iran 3.33%
  MA 3.33%
  Malaysia 3.33%
  Saudi Arabia 3.33%
  Thailand 3.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.43%
Acer 21.74%
Dell 13.04%
Toshiba 8.70%
American Megatrends 8.70%
Samsung 4.35%
MSI 4.35%
Intel 4.35%
ASUS 4.35%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 9.09%
WIPRO D865GRH_ 4.55%
TOSHIBA SATELLITE L755 4.55%
TOSHIBA SATELLITE C50t-A 4.55%
Samsung RV411/RV511/E3511... 4.55%
Packard Bell imedia S1800 4.55%

About Somoto

Partnering with Somoto enables software developers to integrate a clean & dynamic recommendation screen that encourages the user to try a trusted 3rd party software, among them the Somoto Toolbar Customizable Platform.
Publisher URL: www.somotoinc.com

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