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Should I remove IE AdBlock?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
58% remove it42% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #31,897
Reach 0.0042%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.79 days
642.71 days >
Average installed length: 337.70 days


0.6 91.57%
0.4 8.43%

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IE AdBlock

What is IE AdBlock?  (from CatenaLogic)

Getting tired of all the advertisement on all the websites you are visiting? Due to some performance problems (IE AdBlock is too slow for real usage) and lack of time, IE AdBlock is donated to the community as open-source under the GPL license.


IE AdBlock is a software program developed by CatenaLogic. The most common release is 0.6, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named IE AdBlock.dll. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 2.7 MB (2,829,746 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 41% of users of IE AdBlock come from France, it is also popular in the United States and Canada.
  • Integrates into the web browser

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.catenalogic.com/products/ieadblock/information
Help link: www.catenalogic.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IE AdBlock\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\IE AdBlock\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 2.7 MB

Program filesFiles installed by IE AdBlock

Program module:IE AdBlock.dll
Name:IE AdBlock
Internet Explorer Browser Extension to block advertisements
Path:C:\Program Files\IE AdBlock\IE AdBlock.dll
Additional files:
  • IE AdBlock.dll - IE AdBlock (Internet Explorer Browser Extension to block advertisements)
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • IE AdBlock.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'IE AdBlock' with the class of {46B37057-5BA8-4014-B28D-6448FD171A3E}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • IE AdBlock.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'IE AdBlock' with the class of {BE1B1F92-AC2E-4AFB-BC9D-07FE272C1373} (IE AdBlock Toolbar).

How do I remove IE AdBlock?

You can uninstall IE AdBlock 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 IE AdBlock, 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 IE AdBlock.
  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 IE AdBlock you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
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Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 7 1%
Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 58%
Keep it 42%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.86%
Windows 10 24.10%
Windows XP 7.23%
Windows Vista 4.82%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.17%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.46%
Windows 8.1 13.25%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.23%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.82%
Windows 7 Professional 4.82%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.63% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 40.63%
  United States 23.96%
  Canada 6.25%
  United Kingdom 5.21%
  Taiwan 2.08%
  Finland 2.08%
  India 2.08%
  Netherlands 2.08%
  DK 2.08%
  Poland 2.08%
  Italy 2.08%
  MA 1.04%
  Belgium 1.04%
  Norway 1.04%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 42.62%
Acer 22.95%
Dell 13.11%
ASUS 8.20%
American Megatrends 4.92%
Lenovo 3.28%
Intel 1.64%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.94%
Acer Aspire Z3-105 2.94%
ASUSTeK CM1745 2.94%
ASUS All Series 2.94%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.94%


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