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9% remove it91% keep it
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VersionDistribution 44.44% 39.22% 5.88% 10.46%

GMX Internet Explorer Addon

What is GMX Internet Explorer Addon?  (from 1&1 Mail & Media)

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GMX Internet Explorer Addon is a software program developed by 1&1 Mail & Media. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to 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 setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 505.98 KB (518,127 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 81% of users of GMX Internet Explorer Addon come from Germany, it is also popular in Austria and Switzerland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: go.gmx.net/br/ie9_menu_home
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\1und1internetexploreraddon
Uninstaller: C:\ProgramData\1und1InternetExplorerAddon\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 505.98 KB

Program filesFiles installed by GMX Internet Explorer Addon

  • uninst.exe - GMX Internet Explorer Addon (GMX Internet Explorer Addon Setup)
  • BHOXML.dll - GMX Konfiguration
  • ConfigTask.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • BHOXML.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'GMX Konfiguration' with the class of {17166733-40EA-4432-A85C-AE672FF0E236}.
Scheduled Task
  • ConfigTask.exe is scheduled as a task named '1und1 Konfiguration' (runs daily at 19:26).

How do I remove GMX Internet Explorer Addon?

You can uninstall GMX Internet Explorer Addon 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 GMX Internet Explorer Addon, 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 GMX Internet Explorer Addon.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by GMX Internet Explorer Addon you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.28%
Windows Vista 15.03%
Windows XP 13.07%
Windows 10 2.61%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 62.09%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 13.07%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.07%
Windows 7 Professional 3.27%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.27%
Windows 8 0.65%

Distribution by countryGeography

81.41% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 81.41%
  Austria 7.05%
  Switzerland 3.21%
  United States 3.21%
  France 1.28%
  Netherlands 1.28%
  DK 0.64%
  Poland 0.64%
  Italy 0.64%
  Guatemala 0.64%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 31.25%
Medion 28.13%
Hewlett-Packard 11.46%
Dell 9.38%
Samsung 5.21%
Toshiba 4.17%
Lenovo 3.13%
American Megatrends 3.13%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7728 3.51%
MEDIONPC MS-7713 2.63%
Acer Aspire 5742G 2.63%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 1.75%
MEDION P7612 1.75%
MEDION P6630 1.75%


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