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VersionDistribution 28.57% 14.29% 57.14%

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What is CallingID?

CallingID's toolbar verifies that a site is safe before you send personal data 52 verification tests inform you of the potential risks - you decide what to do. Without CallingID you can never be sure who you are buying from and who you are giving personal or private information to. This has become obvious by the ever increasing number of scams, phishing and identity thefts using the Internet. CallingID verifies that the organization actually exists at the address it claims to, using external sources, like yellow pages, Dun and Bradstreet and several other databases.


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named CallingIDGlobal.exe. The setup package generally installs about 16 files and is usually about 11.37 MB (11,917,744 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CallingID\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{01DA2D62-595E-4348-A763-D6788680C671}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 11.37 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by CallingID

Program executable:CallingIDGlobal.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\CallingID\Toolbar\CallingIDGlobal.exe
Additional files:
  • CallingIDGlobal.exe - CallingID
  • CallingIDIE.dll
  • CallingIDOptionsUI.dll
  • CallingIDToolbar.dll
  • CallingIDWPAD.exe
  • CIDCoreLight.dll
  • CIDDomFx.dll
  • CIDDomFx3.dll
  • CIDDomFx35.dll
  • CIDDomFx36.dll
  • CIDGlobalLight.exe
  • CIDWPADLight.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • CallingIDIE.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'CallingID BHO' with the class of {FBF2401B-7447-4727-BE5D-C19B2075CA84} (CallingID for IE).
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • CallingIDIE.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'CallingID' with the class of {10134636-E7AF-4AC5-A1DC-C7C44BB97D81} (CallingID for IE).
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • CallingIDIE.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'CallingID' with a class of {10134636-E7AF-4AC5-A1DC-C7C44BB97D81}.

How do I remove CallingID?

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

Win Vista (SP2) 43%
Win 7 (SP1) 29%
Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 50%
Keep it 50%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 42.86%
Windows XP 28.57%
Windows 7 28.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 42.86%
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.57%
Microsoft Windows XP 28.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.23%
  Australia 7.69%
  Germany 7.69%
  Egypt 7.69%
  United Kingdom 7.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 33.33%
ASUS 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Intel 16.67%
Acer 16.67%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite U400 16.67%
TOSHIBA Satellite P205 16.67%
INTEL DH77EB 16.67%
HP Pavilion dv2700 Notebo... 16.67%
HP G60 Notebook PC 16.67%
Gateway DX4300 16.67%


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