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Should I remove Adblock Plus for IE 32-bit and 64-bit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
25% remove it75% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #534
United States Rank #303
Reach 1.2768%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.88 days
527.47 days >
Average installed length: 277.14 days


99.9 11.02%
91.0 0.12%
1.6 4.15%
1.5.856 0.03%
1.5.855 0.01%
1.5 31.04%
1.4.798 0.07%
1.4.796 0.09%
1.4 19.43%
1.3.763 0.09%
1.3.745 0.02%
1.3 5.87%
1.2.734 0.02%
1.2.733 0.01%
1.1 21.54%
1.0.541 0.35%
1.0.537 0.02%
1.0.533 0.02%
1.0 5.45%
0.8.513 0.16%
0.8.506 0.02%
0.8.504 0.06%
0.8.470 0.25%
0.8.463 0.20%

Adblock Plus for IE 32-bit and 64-bit

What is Adblock Plus for IE 32-bit and 64-bit?  (from Eyeo GmbH)

The free adblock tool for Internet Explorer. Adblock Plus blocks annoying video ads on YouTube, Facebook ads, banners, pop-ups and much more. Enjoy surfing the web without obtrusive ads cluttering your screen! Adblock Plus for Internet Explorer blocks: - Banners - Video ads - All YouTube ads - Facebook advertisements -...  Read more


Adblock Plus for IE 32-bit and 64-bit is a software program developed by Eyeo GmbH. The most common release is 1.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to 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 setup package generally installs about 12 files and is usually about 2.6 MB (2,727,936 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 72% of users of Adblock Plus for IE 32-bit and 64-bit come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: adblockplus.org
Help link: adblockplus.org/en/bugs
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\adblock plus for ie\html\static\img\button-background
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{2CD475B3-D547-44F1-A8CB-9323240139E4}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.6 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Adblock Plus for IE 32-bit and 64-bit

  • adblockplus32.dll - Adblock Plus (Adblock Plus BHO for Internet Explorer)
  • adblockplus64.dll
  • adblockplusengine.exe - Adblock Plus Engine for Internet Explorer
  • dd_belatedpng.js
  • html5shiv.js
  • iesettings.js
  • settings.js
  • firstrun.js
  • iefirstrun.js

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • adblockplus64.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Adblock Plus for IE Browser Helper Object' with the class of {FFCB3198-32F3-4E8B-9539-4324694ED664}.
  • adblockplus32.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Adblock Plus for IE Browser Helper Object' with the class of {FFCB3198-32F3-4E8B-9539-4324694ED664}.
Scheduled Task
  • adblockplusengine.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7D70C8FB-B9C7-4CD4-A931-09E0BCCA0FF1}' (runs on registration).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:152.75 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0098888354%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00494442%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00494442%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:4,706,876
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:25.01 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:113.96 KB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Adblock Plus for IE 32-bit and 64-bit?

Quickly and completely remove Adblock Plus for IE (32-bit and 64-bit) from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Adblock Plus for IE 32-bit and 64-bit 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 Adblock Plus for IE (32-bit and 64-bit), 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 Adblock Plus for IE 32-bit and 64-bit.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Adblock Plus for IE 32-bit and 64-bit you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 10 59%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 25%
Keep it 75%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 59.48%
Windows 7 39.38%
Windows Vista 1.10%
Windows XP 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.88%
Windows 10 Home 25.02%
Windows 8.1 17.09%
Windows 7 Professional 6.49%
Windows 10 Pro 5.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.01%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.01% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 72.01%
  United Kingdom 7.24%
  Canada 2.84%
  Italy 2.63%
  Australia 1.93%
  France 1.51%
  Spain 1.00%
  Germany 0.92%
  Netherlands 0.90%
  DK 0.57%
  India 0.41%
  Saudi Arabia 0.40%
  Belgium 0.39%
  Sweden 0.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.93%
Dell 22.20%
Acer 13.39%
Toshiba 9.41%
ASUS 8.80%
Lenovo 4.43%
Samsung 2.86%
Intel 0.72%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.18%
HP 15 Notebook PC 4.79%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.08%
ASUS All Series 3.81%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.70%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.44%

comments1 comment

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mollikeover a year ago
This Adblock Plus is not working with Windows 8.1 .