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Should I remove ATT GamesBar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
75% remove it25% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0003%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.03 days
212.73 days >
Average installed length: 111.77 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.2.0.41 83.33%
3.2.0.40 16.67%

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ATT GamesBar

What is ATT GamesBar?

The ATT GamesBar is an advertising-supported web browser toolbar/extension that will make the following changes to the browser's settings:

- Changes the default home page and new tabs and protect these search settings
- Changes the default search engine in your Internet Browser, including the browser's built-in search box
- Adds an addition of alternative error page functionality, such as “Page Not Found” and DNS errors

Overview

The most common release is 3.2.0.41, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. 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 primary executable is named encyclopediabritannicagamesbar.dll. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 7 files.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • May modify the web browser's home page
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in ATT GamesBar.
encyclopediabritannicagamesbar.dll (8370f1e1f0d3f2f2bdd283c0f5a434d9) has been flagged by the following 6 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Dr.Web 9.0.0.0218 DLOADER.Trojan
ESET-NOD32 8.10132 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Visicom.A
Fortinet FortiGate 8/6/2014 Riskware/Toolbar_Visicom
McAfee 5600.7046 Artemis!8370F1E1F0D3
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7046 Artemis!8370F1E1F0D3
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.218 Suspicious_GEN.F47V0623
dtuser.exe (bff3d44021f36e2d9873fa19769afef5) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Agnitum Outpost 5.5.1.3 PUA.Toolbar.Visicom!
Dr.Web 7.0.10.8210 Adware.Toolbar.283
ESET-NOD32 10717 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Visicom.C
ATT GamesBar 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 ATT GamesBar.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\att_en
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\att_en\uninstall.exe

Program filesFiles installed by ATT GamesBar

Program module:encyclopediabritannicagamesbar.dll (Malware detected)
Name:DTX Toolbar
DTX kernel Module
Path:C:\Program Files\att_en\encyclopediabritannicagamesbar.dll
MD5:8370f1e1f0d3f2f2bdd283c0f5a434d9
Additional files:
  • ffHelper.exe - ffHelper Application (Helper Application for IE)
  • encyclopediabritannicagamesbar64.dll - DTX Toolbar (DTX kernel Module)
  • (Malware detected) dtuser.exe - DtUser
  • encyclopediabritannicagamesbarX.dll - dtx Dynamic Link Library
  • encyclopediabritannicagamesbarX64.dll
  • uninstall.exe (by Iplay) - ATT GamesBar (ATT GamesBar Installer)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • encyclopediabritannicagamesbarX.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'ATT GamesBar' with the class of {a813911c-202d-4343-a0f2-5906d512fec5}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • encyclopediabritannicagamesbarX.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'ATT GamesBar' with the class of {a813911c-202d-4343-a0f2-5906d512fec5}.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • dtuser.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\iwingamestoolbar\dtuser.exe'.

How do I remove ATT GamesBar?

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Or, you can uninstall ATT GamesBar 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 ATT GamesBar, 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 ATT GamesBar.
  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 ATT GamesBar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win 8 17%
 
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 83.33%
Windows 10 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.00%
Windows 7 Professional 20.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 10 Home 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.86% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.86%
  Philippines 7.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 40.00%
Sony 20.00%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Dell 20.00%
Common models
Sony VPCEB36GM 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard 110-090 25.00%
eMachines ET1831 25.00%
Dell Inspiron N5040 25.00%

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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