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Should I remove BitTorrentControl_v12 Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
67% remove it33% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,270
United States Rank #7,104
Reach 0.0592%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 39.42 days
1162.98 days >
Average installed length: 611.06 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
6.9.0.16? 0.09%
6.9.0.16 47.20%
6.14.0.28? 0.09%
6.14.0.28 14.86%
6.13.3.505 1.05%
6.13.3.501? 0.09%
6.13.3.501 2.80%
6.13.3.1? 0.09%
6.13.3.1 8.39%
6.11.2.6? 0.09%
6.11.2.6 13.81%
6.10.3.27? 0.09%
6.10.3.27 6.03%

BitTorrentControl_v12 Toolbar

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What is BitTorrentControl_v12 Toolbar?

Installs a Conduit powered OurToolbar in Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox web browsers. The software collects and stores information about your web browsing and sends this information to OurToolbar so they can suggest services or provide ads via the toolbar. BitTorrentControl Toolbar will attempt to change your home page and search provider if you are not careful during installation and provides a search box and various other generic features in the toolbar.

About  (from BitTorrent)

BitTorrent Control puts all the functionality of the BitTorrent client inside your web browser. Monitor the status of your downloads directly from the web via Control’s embedded menu bar. Add, start, and stop a torrent without opening your desktop client. You can even use Control to access your BitTorrent client from a...  Read more

Overview

The most common release is 6.9.0.16, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft 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 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 tbBitT.dll. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. It also bundles additional software in the form of the Conduit Engine, which installs a potentially unwanted toolbar, and makes homepage and default search engine changes to a user's web browser. The setup package generally installs about 19 files and is usually about 4.85 MB (5,084,220 bytes).
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • This toolbar is distributed via Conduit (potentially unwanted)
  • Delivered through a thrid-party offer
  • May modify the web browser's home page
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
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Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: BitTorrentControl_v12
URL: BitTorrentControlv12.OurToolbar.com
Help link: BitTorrentControlv12.OurToolbar.com/help
Installation folder: C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application data\bittorrentbar\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\BitTorrentControl_v12\uninstall.exe toolbar
Estimated size: 4.85 MB
This is a Community Toolbar by Conduit, what does that mean?
Conduit is a toolbar monetization platform for software publishers. It provides a utility for developers to create branded generic web browser toolbars. Publishers can bundle these toolbars with their software programs or provide access to download them separately through BitTorrentControlv12.OurToolbar.com. Once installed, the toolbar modifies the browser's home page and search settings in order to redirect searches through the Conduit portal (which utilizes Bing or Yahoo! Search engines). Read more...

Program filesFiles installed by BitTorrentControl_v12 Toolbar

Program module:tbBitT.dll
Name:Conduit Toolbar
Signed by:Conduit Ltd.
Path:C:\Program Files\bittorrentcontrol_v12\tbBitT.dll
MD5:73406fa9287b36ca4163797c73a2cd04
Conduit Toolbar web browser plugin for the various toolbars running on the Conduit Toolbar platform is the browser addin installed into Internet Explorer which has the ability to access and monitor all loaded and requested web pages and...
Additional files:
  • ldrtbBitT.dll (by Conduit) - Conduit Toolbar
  • tbBitT.dll (by Conduit)
  • prxtbBitT.dll
  • uninstall.exe - Conduit Engine Uninstall
  • BitTorrentControl_v12ToolbarHelper.exe - ToolbarH Application (ToolbarH Application)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • prxtbBitT.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'MyMatch_v2b Toolbar' with the class of {b860e266-f38a-4e23-a639-0fda18b1beaa} (MyMatch_v2b).
  • prxtbBit2.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'FunFreeGames Toolbar' with the class of {f8069fe4-3a99-43e0-8643-9497870f5e24} (FunFreeGames).
  • prxtbBit0.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'PageRage Toolbar' with the class of {9565115d-c7d6-46d3-bd63-b67b481a4368} (PageRage).
3 Internet Explorer Bars
  • prxtbBitT.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'BitTorrentControl_v10 Findbar' with a class of {61B7EA61-DF56-4683-A474-BFDE2AD56316}.
  • tbBitT.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'mako LIVE Findbar' with a class of {E4FBCEE4-B3B5-4FD1-933E-98130DB1E104}.
  • prxtbBit2.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'uTorrentBar Findbar' with a class of {06157046-AF54-4CF0-9FD0-F577ECC557F8}.
3 Internet Explorer Toolbars
  • prxtbBitT.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'MyMatch_v2b Toolbar' with the class of {b860e266-f38a-4e23-a639-0fda18b1beaa}.
  • prxtbBit2.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Avanquest FR Toolbar' with the class of {6ec85fcf-87ad-41d7-ae1f-f116f8ad4848}.
  • prxtbBit0.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'PageRage Toolbar' with the class of {9565115d-c7d6-46d3-bd63-b67b481a4368}.
3 Internet Explorer URL Search Hooks
  • prxtbBitT.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'MyMatch_v2b Toolbar' with a class of {b860e266-f38a-4e23-a639-0fda18b1beaa} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • prxtbBit2.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Avanquest FR Toolbar' with a class of {6ec85fcf-87ad-41d7-ae1f-f116f8ad4848} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • prxtbBit0.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'PageRage Toolbar' with a class of {9565115d-c7d6-46d3-bd63-b67b481a4368} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
3 Internet Explorer Web Browsers
  • prxtbBitT.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'The Bible for the Christian Toolbar' with a class of {AEF82B22-FE2C-4B28-90C5-2C57571917FC}.
  • prxtbBit2.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Avanquest FR Toolbar' with a class of {6EC85FCF-87AD-41D7-AE1F-F116F8AD4848}.
  • prxtbBit0.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'PageRage Toolbar' with a class of {9565115D-C7D6-46D3-BD63-B67B481A4368}.
2 Scheduled Tasks
  • uninstall.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{42CD7A24-AF4B-44A0-A119-1C6F9B6E2A90}' (runs on registration).
  • BitTorrentControl_v12ToolbarHelper.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{34C01E1F-1D33-4264-8F52-97E13432C5E2}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • BitTorrentControl_v12ToolbarHelper1.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\eTvOnline.ro\eTvOnline.roToolbarHelper.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

BitTorrentControl_v12ToolbarHelper.exe
Total CPU:0.4892737327%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.29804920%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.19122453%
0.015104% average

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  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:
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  2. When you find the program BitTorrentControl_v12 Toolbar, 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).
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  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 BitTorrentControl_v12 Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 8 0%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 67%
Keep it 33%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.28%
Windows 10 18.44%
Windows XP 5.68%
Windows Vista 5.59%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.74%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.86%
Windows 7 Professional 8.42%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.61%
Windows 8 4.82%
Windows 8.1 4.65%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.09% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.09%
  United Kingdom 7.10%
  Canada 5.61%
  India 4.26%
  Australia 3.89%
  Israel 2.91%
  MK 1.87%
  Sweden 1.35%
  Philippines 1.20%
  Hungary 1.20%
  Iran 1.05%
  Poland 1.05%
  Finland 0.97%
  United Arab Emirates 0.90%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.30%
Dell 21.00%
Acer 15.09%
Toshiba 9.58%
ASUS 8.14%
Lenovo 5.12%
Samsung 5.12%
GIGABYTE 4.33%
Alienware 1.44%
Intel 1.18%
Sahara 0.92%
MSI 0.79%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 8.05%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.32%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.87%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.59%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.30%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.30%

About BitTorrent

BitTorrent is responsible for the continuing development of the peer-to-peer protocol, as well as the continuing development of µTorrent & BitTorrent Mainline, clients for that protocol.
Publisher URL: www.bittorrent.com

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