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Should I remove ytbclick B4 Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
85% remove it15% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0014%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.88 days
468.50 days >
Average installed length: 246.16 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
6.15.0.27 5.00%
6.13.3.505 20.00%
6.13.3.1 40.00%
6.12.0.11 35.00%

Other programs by Conduit

ytbclick B4 Toolbar

What is ytbclick B4 Toolbar?

Installs a Conduit toolbar in your Web browser that collects and stores information about your web browsing habits and sends this information to Conduit so they can suggest services or provide ads via the toolbar. The toolbar is typically bundled with the free 4shared program as an option during installation and does not necessarily get uninstalled when the 4shared is removed from the user's PC and must be removed manually. If the home page and search settings were modified by this toolbar, they need to be manually reverted back by the user.

About  (from Conduit)

Each Application includes a new search box for your use and enjoyment. In addition, while installing the Application, you may voluntarily opt to change your home page, other search related preferences, add components, receive notifications, offers or enable other features provided to you by the Publisher or other third...  Read more

Overview

The most used version is 6.13.3.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is prxtbytbc.dll. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. It also bundles additional software in the form of the Conduit Engine, which installs a potentially unwanted toolbar, and makes homepage and default search engine changes to a user's web browser. The software installer includes 16 files and is usually about 7.82 MB (8,200,658 bytes).
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Built on and distributed using the Conduit toolbar
  • Difficult to remove as it will reinstall itself
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Hijacks the web browser's home page
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in ytbclick B4 Toolbar.
prxtbytbc.dll (2fffa4711ee94bed0a982886f65aaf3a) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
AVware 1.5.0.16 Conduit (fs)
ESET-NOD32 8.10274 Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.N
Panda Antivirus 14.08.07.03 PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 32328 Conduit (fs)
prxtbytb0.dll (c89d9c80fd468c6b51c4aadcc8463c2d) has been flagged by the following 7 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
AVware 1.5.0.21 Conduit (fs)
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 PUA.Win32.Conduit.BX
ESET-NOD32 10643 Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.X
Fortinet FortiGate 5.0.999.0 Riskware/Toolbar_Conduit
G Data 24 Win32.Application.Conduit.F
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 34366 Conduit (fs)
tbytb2.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)
ytbclick_B4ToolbarHelper.exe (943f313974a830d4634c73beb8103f5e) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Comodo Security 17313 Application.Win32.Conduit.~f
Dr.Web Adware.Toolbar.202
Malwarebytes 1.75.0.1 PUP.Optional.Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 23610 Conduit (fs)
tbytbc.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)
tbytb0.dll (e1b87b513c14d3a417b1a027be739de1) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
ESET-NOD32 9321 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.B
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 Adware/Conduit
VIPRE Antivirus 25676 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)
       View all 29 all detections
ytbclick B4 Toolbar has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.
Find out how to remove ytbclick B4 Toolbar.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: ytbclick B4
URL: ytbclickB4.OurToolbar.com
Help link: ytbclickB4.OurToolbar.com/help
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ytbclick_b4
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\ytbclick_B4\uninstall.exe toolbar
Warning, the included uninstaller may not work, it is highly recommended to use Reason Core Security.
Estimated size: 7.82 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 ytbclickB4.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 ytbclick B4 Toolbar

Program module:prxtbytbc.dll (Malware detected)
Name:Conduit Toolbar
Path:C:\Program Files\ytbclick_b4\prxtbytbc.dll
MD5:2fffa4711ee94bed0a982886f65aaf3a
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) uninstall.exe - Conduit Toolbar Uninstall
  • (Malware detected) ytbclick_B4ToolbarHelper.exe - ToolbarHelper Application
  • hk64tbytb0.dll - Conduit Toolbar
  • hk64tbytb2.dll
  • hk64tbytbc.dll
  • hktbytb0.dll
  • hktbytb2.dll
  • hktbytbc.dll
  • ldrtbytb0.dll
  • ldrtbytb2.dll
  • ldrtbytbc.dll
  • (Malware detected) prxtbytb0.dll
  • tbytb0.dll
  • (Malware detected) tbytb2.dll
  • tbytbc.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • prxtbytbc.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'TV Bar 2 Toolbar' with the class of {75e0046f-2275-4bce-9afd-d8da19abdf0b} (TV Bar 2).
  • prxtbytb0.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Ashampoo PO Toolbar' with the class of {d43723ae-1ae1-4a25-a6a4-bf0929273cab} (Ashampoo PO).
2 Internet Explorer Toolbars
  • prxtbytbc.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'TV Bar 2 Toolbar' with the class of {75e0046f-2275-4bce-9afd-d8da19abdf0b}.
  • prxtbytb0.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Zynga Toolbar' with the class of {7b13ec3e-999a-4b70-b9cb-2617b8323822}.
2 Internet Explorer URL Search Hooks
  • prxtbytbc.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'TV Bar 2 Toolbar' with a class of {75e0046f-2275-4bce-9afd-d8da19abdf0b} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • prxtbytb0.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'MixiDJ V3 Toolbar' with a class of {88cf605e-da2b-48b4-9ab2-9e0ea15851f6} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
2 Internet Explorer Web Browsers
  • prxtbytbc.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'TV Bar 2 Toolbar' with a class of {75E0046F-2275-4BCE-9AFD-D8DA19ABDF0B}.
  • prxtbytb0.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Uptodown Toolbar' with a class of {BA5844D2-B2C5-49EB-86F5-248D776A6F08}.
Scheduled Task
  • uninstall.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C247631C-606C-44F8-9B4E-C25B77177427}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • ytbclick_B4ToolbarHelper.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\eTvOnline.ro\eTvOnline.roToolbarHelper.exe'.

How do I remove ytbclick B4 Toolbar?

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Or, you can uninstall ytbclick B4 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 ytbclick B4 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 ytbclick B4 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 ytbclick B4 Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 45%
Win 7 5%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 85%
Keep it 15%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 8 45.00%
Windows XP 5.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.00%
Windows 8 25.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.00%
Windows 8.1 15.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.00%
Windows 10 Home 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.00% of installs come from Canada
Which countries install it?
  Canada 72.00%
  United States 28.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 26.32%
Hewlett-Packard 26.32%
Toshiba 21.05%
ASUS 10.53%
MSI 5.26%
Samsung 5.26%
Lenovo 5.26%
Common models
Micro-Star Co., Ltd. CX61... 5.88%
Compaq-Presario NY540AA-A... 5.88%
TOSHIBA Satellite L850D 5.88%
Acer Aspire M5910 5.88%
TOSHIBA Satellite C650D 5.88%
Samsung QX311/QX411/QX412... 5.88%

About Conduit

Conduit is an online platform that allows web publishers to create custom toolbars, web apps, and mobile apps at no cost.
Publisher URL: www.conduit.com

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