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Should I remove AntiToolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
63% remove it37% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,625
United States Rank #28,244
Reach 0.0250%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.33 days
216.31 days >
Average installed length: 113.65 days


VersionDistribution 0.20% 1.83% 0.81% 17.24% 5.68% 12.98% 44.02% 7.91% 5.27% 1.22% 2.64% 0.20%


What is AntiToolbar?  (from Reimage)

Reimage Community simplifies the process of the most common and important actions today, such as searching and sharing online. It enables users to search using a wide variety of search engines, and share content via the largest social networks with a single click. To search for text quickly, simply mark the text, open ...  Read more


AntiToolbar is a software program developed by Reimage. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named antitoolbarcontainer.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 12 files and is usually about 20.59 MB (21,593,994 bytes). The installed file ProtectorUpdater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 59% of users of AntiToolbar come from Brazil, it is also popular in Germany and the United States.
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Installs a Windows Service
AntiToolbar has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.reimage-express.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AntiToolbar
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\AntiToolbar\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 20.59 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AntiToolbar

Program executable:antitoolbarcontainer.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\antitoolbar\antitoolbarcontainer.exe
Additional files:
  • ReiEngine.dll - AntiToolbar Engine
  • ProtectorUpdater.exe - AntiToolbar Protector Updater
  • ReiGuard.exe - AntiToolbar Protector
  • AntiToolbarReminder.exe - Reimage reminder (Reimage Reminder)
  • uninst.exe - AntiToolbar (AntiToolbar Installation Package)
  • CDB.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • ReiGuard.exe runs as a service named 'AntiToolbar Protector' (AntiToolbarProtector).

How do I remove AntiToolbar?

You can uninstall AntiToolbar 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 AntiToolbar, 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 AntiToolbar.
  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 AntiToolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win XP 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 63%
Keep it 37%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.42%
Windows 10 25.51%
Windows XP 4.05%
Windows Vista 2.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 30.96%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.55%
Windows 7 Professional 10.18%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.54%
Windows 7 Home Basic 5.09%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.07%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.12% of installs come from Brazil
Which countries install it?
  Brazil 59.12%
  Germany 17.40%
  United States 10.48%
  Portugal 4.19%
  Poland 1.26%
  Belgium 1.05%
  Russia 0.84%
  United Kingdom 0.84%
  Austria 0.63%
  Canada 0.42%
  Japan 0.42%
  Thailand 0.42%
  Philippines 0.42%
  Australia 0.42%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.22%
ASUS 16.41%
Hewlett-Packard 15.63%
Dell 14.84%
Samsung 8.98%
Lenovo 6.25%
Intel 1.95%
American Megatrends 1.95%
Toshiba 1.17%
Common models
Positivo Positivo Mobile 3.72%
Gateway NE56R 3.19%
ASUS All Series 2.66%
Samsung RF511/RF411/RF711 2.13%
HP G42 Notebook PC 2.13%


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