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Should I remove AOL Radio Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
56% remove it44% keep it
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United States Rank #28,286
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VersionDistribution 23.33% 60.00% 16.67%

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AOL Radio Toolbar

What is AOL Radio Toolbar?  (from AOL)

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AOL Radio Toolbar is a software program developed by AOL. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named aolradiotb.dll. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 2.22 MB (2,327,480 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows XP. While about 98% of users of AOL Radio Toolbar come from the United States, it is also popular in France.
  • Integrates into the web browser

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: AOL LLC.
URL: browser.cdn.aol.com/toolbar/aolradio/download.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\aol radio toolbar
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\AOL Radio Toolbar\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 2.22 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AOL Radio Toolbar

Program module:aolradiotb.dll
Name:AOL Radio Toolbar for Internet Explorer
AOL Radio Toolbar IE Dynamic Link Library
Path:C:\Program Files\aol radio toolbar\aolradiotb.dll
Additional files:
  • aolradiotbServer.exe - AOL Radio Toolbar Server
  • uninstall.exe - AOL Radio Toolbar
  • apopup.dll - AOL Popup Control
  • aolradiotbServerPS.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • aolradiotb.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'AOL Radio Toolbar Loader' with the class of {2abdb2f7-4cbf-4939-ba12-fddc827b6a2d}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • aolradiotb.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'AOL Radio Toolbar' with the class of {9167da98-6f9b-46f1-991d-826cae46cab6}.
Internet Explorer URL Search Hook
  • aolradiotb.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'AOL Radio Toolbar Search Class' with a class of {69224684-5682-419b-9fe4-ef7946ee3319} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • aolradiotb.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'AOL Radio Toolbar' with a class of {9167DA98-6F9B-46F1-991D-826CAE46CAB6}.

How do I remove AOL Radio Toolbar?

You can uninstall AOL Radio 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program AOL Radio Toolbar, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 AOL Radio 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 AOL Radio Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win Vista (SP2) 67%
Win Vista (SP1) 3%
Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 56%
Keep it 44%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 70.00%
Windows XP 16.67%
Windows 7 13.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 63.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.00%
Windows Vista Home Basic 6.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

98.04% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 98.04%
  France 1.96%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 44.44%
Dell 29.63%
Toshiba 7.41%
Gateway 7.41%
American Megatrends 3.70%
Sony 3.70%
Sahara 3.70%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 7.14%
Dell Inspiron 1720 3.57%
Dell Inspiron 1525 3.57%
Dell Dell DV051 3.57%
Compaq-Presario KJ383AA-A... 3.57%
Compaq-Presario GC667AA-A... 3.57%

About AOL

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Publisher URL: corp.aol.com


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