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ARA Toolbar Beta

What is ARA Toolbar Beta?  (from Amazon Services)

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ARA Toolbar Beta is a software program developed by Amazon Services. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named vendortoolbarie.dll. The setup package generally installs about 6 files. Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows XP. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.
  • Integrates into the web browser

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Amazon.com
URL: www.amazon.co.uk
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\amazon.com\ara toolbar
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{923FB9C0-E747-4BC5-A573-2989327B41E6}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ARA Toolbar Beta

Program module:vendortoolbarie.dll
Name:ARA Premium Toolbar
Path:C:\Program Files\amazon.com\ara toolbar\vendortoolbarie.dll
Additional files:
  • interop.shdocvw.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'SHDocVw'.
  • interop.msxml2.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'MSXML2'.
  • microsoft.mshtml.dll - Assembly imported from type library MSHTML
  • toolbarplatformie.dll - Vendor Toolbar (ToolbarPlatformIE)
  • stdole.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • vendortoolbarie.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'ARA Toolbar (Beta)' with the class of {2a782d14-3f36-4544-9659-6b6307d426fc} (Vendor Toolbar).

How do I remove ARA Toolbar Beta?

You can uninstall ARA Toolbar Beta 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 ARA Toolbar (Beta), 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 ARA Toolbar Beta.
  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 ARA Toolbar Beta you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 50%
Keep it 50%
Windows XP

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

About Amazon Services

Amazon.com, Inc. is an American multinational electronic commerce company.
Publisher URL: www.amazonservices.com


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