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Should I remove Blekko Search Bar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
75% remove it25% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #5,420
United States Rank #3,315
Reach 0.1213%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.69 days
669.22 days >
Average installed length: 351.63 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.11.13.12 0.24%
1.9.13.12 1.20%
1.9.12.12 0.24%
1.9.5.12 0.96%
1.7.30.12 0.24%
1.7.19.12 2.88%
1.7.17.12 0.24%
1.6.28.12 2.40%
1.6.27.12 0.96%
1.5.22.12 0.72%
1.5.18.12 44.60%
1.5.16.12 0.24%
1.5.15.12 0.48%
1.3.19.12 0.48%
1.2.0.090612 0.48%
1.2.0.0 9.35%
1.1.0.10 12.23%
1.1.0.1 6.95%
1.1.0.0 1.44%
1.0.0.20 0.24%
1.0.0.13 1.44%
1.0.0.1 11.99%

Other programs by Visicom Media inc

Blekko Search Bar

What is Blekko Search Bar?

Blekko offers a downloadable browser toolbar or search bar which changes default search and home page URLs of the user's web browsers. This version implements a Visicom Media toolbar which may modify the web browser's home page and search provider.

About  (from Visicom Media inc)

blekko is a consumer facing search engine focused on delivering high quality, relevant, spam-free search results. We believe search should be open, transparent and collaborative. For this reason we combine traditional algorithmic search with the expertise of our users and partners to eliminate spam and deliver results ...  Read more
Overview
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Blekko Search Bar.
uninstall.exe (c181c59c8b023de73f2a453552341b03) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Baidu-International 4.0.3.14111 HackTool.Win32.Visicom.C
ESET-NOD32 8.9176 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Visicom.C
Symantec 1/11/2014 rev. 7 WS.Reputation
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.11 TROJ_GEN.F47V0517
Bundled relationships

Program detailsProgram details

URL: blekko.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\blekkotb_sa5
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\blekkotb_sa5\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 2.6 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Blekko Search Bar

Program module:blekkotb_019.dll
Name:DTX Toolbar
DTX kernel Module
Path:C:\Program Files\blekkotb_sa5\blekkotb_019.dll
MD5:c30a391e075554a65222d9c86dde44e5
Additional files:
  • ffHelper.exe - ffHelper Application (Helper Application for IE)
  • uninstall.exe - blekko search bar (blekko search bar Installer)
  • dtuser.exe - DtUser
  • blekkotb_019X.dll - dtx Dynamic Link Library
  • blekkotb_005.dll - DTX Toolbar (DTX kernel Module)
  • blekkotb_005X.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • blekkotb_005X.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'blekko search bar' with the class of {5ce808f4-c861-4392-b55e-c97a89fbe2dd}.
  • blekkotb_019X.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'blekko search bar' with the class of {2b6a83d4-be73-4a97-8c26-0d001785831b}.
2 Internet Explorer Toolbars
  • blekkotb_005X.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'blekko search bar' with the class of {5ce808f4-c861-4392-b55e-c97a89fbe2dd}.
  • blekkotb_019X.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'blekko search bar' with the class of {2b6a83d4-be73-4a97-8c26-0d001785831b}.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • dtuser.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\appgrid_ag\dtuser.exe'.

How do I remove Blekko Search Bar?

Quickly and completely remove Blekko Search Bar 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 Blekko Search Bar 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 Blekko Search Bar, 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 Blekko Search Bar.
  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 Blekko Search Bar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win 7 0%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 75%
Keep it 25%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.70%
Windows Vista 11.27%
Windows XP 10.07%
Windows 8 0.96%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 54.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.94%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.10%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.86%
Windows 7 Professional 6.97%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.19%
  Iran 3.15%
  United Kingdom 2.15%
  Israel 1.66%
  Philippines 1.16%
  Taiwan 0.99%
  New Zealand 0.99%
  Germany 0.99%
  Indonesia 0.83%
  Canada 0.83%
  Italy 0.83%
  Saudi Arabia 0.83%
  Belgium 0.66%
  India 0.66%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.94%
Dell 19.63%
Acer 13.09%
Toshiba 8.12%
ASUS 7.33%
Lenovo 4.19%
Sony 3.66%
GIGABYTE 2.62%
Intel 1.83%
Gateway 1.83%
Samsung 1.57%
Sahara 1.31%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.43%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 1.58%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.32%
Dell Inspiron 580 1.32%
Dell Inspiron 560 1.06%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 1.06%

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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