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Should I remove Google Toolbar for Firefox?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
28% remove it72% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #5,977
United States Rank #5,014
Reach 0.0904%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.44 days
661.93 days >
Average installed length: 347.79 days


7.1.20110512 25.24%
7.1.20110316 5.60%
7.1.20101113b1 22.40%
7.1.20101113 21.37%
7.1.20101021b1 0.16%
7.1.20100830 1.97%
7.1.20100723 0.32%
7.1.20100701 4.97%
7.1.20100408b1 1.18%
7.0.20100617 0.16%
7.0.20100326 1.81%
7.0.20091216b1 0.71%
7.0.20091214b1 3.15%
6.1.20091216 0.95%
6.1.20091119 0.08%
6.1.20091019 7.73%
6.1.20090917b1 0.08%
5.0.20090813 0.71%
5.0.20090805 0.55%
3.1.20081127 0.39%
3.1.20081010 0.08%
3.0.20070525 0.08%
2.1.20060807 0.32%

Other programs by Google Inc

Google Toolbar for Firefox

What is Google Toolbar for Firefox?  (from Google Inc)

Google Toolbar enhances Firefox with a Google search box and other useful tools like a pop-up blocker, Web form filler, and spellchecker. Google Toolbar has a variety of new features to the add-on for IE 6.0+. Universal Google Gadgets now work from Google Toolbar and give users access to additional tools, functionality...  Read more


Google Toolbar for Firefox is a software program developed by Google Inc. The most common release is 7.1.20110512, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named googletoolbarloader.dll. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 4.85 MB (5,088,675 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 51% of users of Google Toolbar for Firefox come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.google.com/intl/en/toolbar/ff/index.html
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\Google\Toolbar for Firefox
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\Google\Toolbar for Firefox\Firefox_Toolbar_Uninstaller.exe" /S /showSurvey=1
Estimated size: 4.85 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Google Toolbar for Firefox

Program module:googletoolbarloader.dll
Path:C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Google\Toolbar for Firefox\{3112ca9c-de6d-4884-a869-9855de68056c}\components\googletoolbarloader.dll
Additional files:
  • DictionaryCompressionFF.dll - Fast Search
  • Firefox_Toolbar_Uninstaller.exe

How do I remove Google Toolbar for Firefox?

Quickly and completely remove Google Toolbar for Firefox from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Google Toolbar for Firefox 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 Google Toolbar for Firefox, 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 Google Toolbar for Firefox.

Win 7 (SP1) 41%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 28%
Keep it 72%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 44.79%
Windows Vista 32.10%
Windows XP 20.58%
Windows 8 2.52%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 26.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.02%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.08%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.00%
Windows 7 Professional 8.21%
Windows Vista Home Basic 3.51%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.82%
  United Kingdom 5.77%
  Germany 5.77%
  Italy 3.64%
  France 3.39%
  Canada 2.45%
  Taiwan 2.13%
  Australia 2.13%
  Netherlands 2.01%
  Spain 1.82%
  Japan 1.57%
  Belgium 1.44%
  Israel 1.38%
  Argentina 0.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 32.25%
Hewlett-Packard 25.61%
Acer 10.43%
Toshiba 8.94%
Intel 4.20%
American Megatrends 3.79%
Medion 2.98%
Sahara 2.71%
Samsung 1.63%
ASUS 1.08%
Gateway 0.81%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 3.31%
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.01%
Dell Inspiron 1525 2.71%
Dell Dell XPS420 2.41%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.41%
Dell Dell DXP061 2.41%

About Google Inc

Google provides Internet-based products and services such as advertising technologies, internet search, cloud computing, and software.
Publisher URL: www.google.com


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