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Should I remove FilmFanatic Toolbar Chrome Extension?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
69% remove it31% keep it
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0006%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.75 days
612.22 days >
Average installed length: 321.67 days

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FilmFanatic Toolbar Chrome Extension

What is FilmFanatic Toolbar Chrome Extension?

FilmFanatic Toolbar Chrome Extension installs is a web browser extension and allows provides users the means to search the Internet with MyWebSearch, a potentially unwanted program that changes and redircts all of your search results as well as DNS errors, and modifies your home page to mywebsearch.com or some other webpage. MyWebSearch automatically becomes your default search service which hijacks all your search requests as well as tracks your Internet surfing behavior to send you targeted advertising.

MetroCast Toolbar is an is an ad-supported (users may see additional banner and in-text link advertisements) web browser plugin distributed through various monetization platforms during installation. The browser extension includes various features that will modify the default or custom settings of the browser including the home page and search settings.

What the toolbar does:
- Changes the default search engine in your web browser's built-in search box.
- Changes the default home page of your web browser.
- Adds alternative "page not found" functionality.
- Enable search from the address bar of your web browser.


The main program executable is FilmFanaticCrxSetup.exe. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 1.03 MB (1,079,466 bytes).
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Displays advertisements unassociated with the underlying web page
  • May modify the web browser's home page
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in FilmFanatic Toolbar Chrome Extension.
FilmFanaticCrxSetup.exe (ddb34fcb37808113ba75454ddc6eb6f2) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
AVG 2015.0.3583 Zango
Fortinet FortiGate 1/26/2014 Adware/FunWeb
VIPRE Antivirus 15522 MyWebSearch.J (v) (not malicious)

Program detailsProgram details

URL: search.mywebsearch.com/mywebsearch/default.jhtml
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\filmfanatic chrome extension\bar
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\FilmFanatic Chrome Extension\bar\FilmFanaticCrxSetup.exe /u
Estimated size: 1.03 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FilmFanatic Toolbar Chrome Extension

Program executable:FilmFanaticCrxSetup.exe (Malware detected)
Path:C:\Program Files\filmfanatic chrome extension\bar\FilmFanaticCrxSetup.exe
Additional files:
  • t8sql.dll - T8Sql (SQLite Commands)
  • (Malware detected) FilmFanaticCrxSetup.exe (by FilmFanatic) - FilmFanatic
  • sqlite3.dll
  • FilmFanaticCrxSetup.3F0957AD-4E68-4DB9-8F42-BBF3D6D52DED.exe (by FilmFanatic)
  • FilmFanaticCrxSetup.709CDF39-0C40-4AF0-A6DB-AF29A673C080.exe
  • FilmFanaticCrxSetup.BACC567D-1012-4342-BC1D-BB58FF56C01C.exe
  • FilmFanaticCrxSetup.DC86C8AC-DA8E-41DD-AC5D-FD6B67348BA3.exe

How do I remove FilmFanatic Toolbar Chrome Extension?

Quickly and completely remove FilmFanatic Toolbar Chrome Extension from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
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Or, you can uninstall FilmFanatic Toolbar Chrome Extension 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 FilmFanatic Toolbar Chrome Extension, 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 FilmFanatic Toolbar Chrome Extension.
  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 FilmFanatic Toolbar Chrome Extension you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win XP 11%
Uninstall it 69%
Keep it 31%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 88.89%
Windows XP 11.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.22%
Windows 7 Starter 11.11%
Windows Se7en Titan 11.11%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  TT 7.14%
  MA 7.14%
  RS 7.14%
  India 7.14%
  Mexico 7.14%
  DZ 7.14%
  IQ 7.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 44.44%
Dell 33.33%
Lenovo 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard 11.11%
Common models
MSI MS-7592 11.11%
LENOVO 42335CG 11.11%
HP G71 Notebook PC 11.11%
HP Compaq dc7900 Converti... 11.11%
Dell Studio 1537 11.11%
Dell Inspiron 580 11.11%

About Mindspark Interactive Network

Mindspark is a business unit of IAC that focuses on interactive products and web portals and operates IAC's interactive products and web portals such as Life123, Myway.
Publisher URL: www.mindspark.com


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