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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #23,043
United States Rank #21,553
Reach 0.0083%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 410.41 days
1143.07 days >
Average installed length: 600.60 days


2.1.1-91 68.71%
2.1.1-83 12.88%
2.1.0-74 18.40%

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BitLord 2.1

What is BitLord?

BitLord bundles a branded version of the Conduit Toolbar, which delivers search based advertising and results. During installation the user is presented in some cases with the option to install the toolbar. Once accepted, the packaged executable, ConduitInstaller.exe, will download and install the necessary components for the Conduit Toolbar.


The most used version is 2.1.1-91, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software installer includes 4 files.
BitLord has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.bitlord.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\bitlord 2
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\BitLord 2\Bitlord-uninst.exe

Program filesFiles installed by BitLord 2.1

  • StartX.exe (by PJ Naughter) - StartX Application (StartX - A simple command line program to call CreateProcess)
  • Bitlord-uninst.exe
  • StubInstaller.exe (by Conduit)
  • vcredist_x86.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable (Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable Setup)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • StubInstaller.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{9363A023-A647-4563-90A5-B770BFF51DEB}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove BitLord?

You can uninstall BitLord 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 BitLord 2.1, 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 BitLord.

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.46%
Windows 10 12.88%
Windows Vista 6.13%
Windows XP 5.52%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 49.08%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.50%
Windows 7 Professional 8.59%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.52%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.91%
Windows 8 3.07%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.69% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.69%
  United Kingdom 11.68%
  Australia 5.58%
  Canada 5.58%
  Netherlands 5.08%
  Germany 2.54%
  Brazil 2.03%
  Sweden 2.03%
  Spain 1.52%
  Poland 1.52%
  Belgium 1.02%
  Mexico 1.02%
  DK 1.02%
  Italy 1.02%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Acer 23.23%
Dell 10.10%
ASUS 10.10%
Samsung 5.05%
Toshiba 4.04%
American Megatrends 3.03%
Lenovo 3.03%
Alienware 2.02%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.77%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.77%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.83%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 1.89%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 1.89%
Samsung 300E4C/300E5C/300... 1.89%


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