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Should I remove IObit Apps Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
85% remove it15% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,149
United States Rank #7,815
Reach 0.0504%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 311.42 days
1026.84 days >
Average installed length: 539.53 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
7.0 100.00%

IObit Apps Toolbar v7.0

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What is IObit Apps Toolbar?

Installs a Spigot toolbar in your Web browser that collects and stores information about your web browsing habits and sends this information to Spigot so they can suggest services or provide ads via the toolbar.

About  (from Spigot)

The IObit Toolbar is a small application that attaches to your browser. The toolbar offers a way to search the web and stay connected to friends and colleagues. The toolbar installation comes with a way of also uninstalling it. The uninstall process takes a few moments. - Spigot, Revenue and Engagement on Tap. Keep y...  Read more

Overview

The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The main program executable is WidgiHelper.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 13 files and is usually about 22.46 MB (23,549,571 bytes).
IObit Apps Toolbar has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.spigot.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IObit Apps Toolbar\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{4ED7341F-1942-4623-A27C-9C4F3838172F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Warning, the included uninstaller may not work, it is highly recommended to use Reason Antivirus.
Estimated size: 22.46 MB

Program filesFiles installed by IObit Apps Toolbar v7.0

Program executable:WidgiHelper.exe
Name:Widgi Toolbar
WidgiHelper Application
Path:C:\Program Files\IObit Apps Toolbar\WidgiHelper.exe
MD5:627a8b34def1969d70221451e8eabb48
Additional files:
  • WidgiHelper.exe - Widgi Toolbar (WidgiHelper Application)
  • iobitappsToolbarFF.dll - WidgiFF Dynamic Link Library (Widgi Toolbar)
  • iobitappsFF.dll
  • iobitappsToolbarIE.dll - Widgi Toolbar for Internet Explorer
  • iobitappsToolbarIE64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • iobitappsToolbarIE.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'IObit Toolbar' with the class of {0BDA0769-FD72-49F4-9266-E1FB004F4D8F}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • iobitappsToolbarIE.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'IObit Toolbar' with the class of {0BDA0769-FD72-49F4-9266-E1FB004F4D8F}.
Internet Explorer URL Search Hook
  • iobitappsToolbarIE.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'IObit Toolbar' with a class of {0BDA0769-FD72-49F4-9266-E1FB004F4D8F} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.

How do I remove IObit Apps Toolbar?

Quickly and completely remove IObit Apps Toolbar v7.0 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Download Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’Remove IObit Apps Toolbar v7.0 from your computer.
Or, you can uninstall IObit Apps Toolbar 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 IObit Apps Toolbar v7.0, 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 IObit Apps Toolbar.
  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 IObit Apps Toolbar v7.0 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 0%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 85%
Keep it 15%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.48%
Windows XP 14.61%
Windows 10 8.17%
Windows Vista 6.74%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.79%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.36%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.03%
Windows 7 Professional 8.52%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.78%
Windows 8 Pro 2.18%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.44%
  Germany 6.33%
  United Kingdom 4.31%
  Brazil 3.55%
  Italy 3.13%
  France 2.28%
  Canada 2.20%
  Spain 2.11%
  Belgium 1.86%
  Sweden 1.60%
  RS 1.52%
  Netherlands 1.44%
  Israel 1.35%
  Turkey 1.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.38%
Dell 21.43%
Acer 20.58%
ASUS 7.65%
GIGABYTE 7.48%
Toshiba 4.08%
Intel 3.74%
Samsung 3.74%
American Megatrends 1.53%
Sahara 1.53%
Lenovo 0.85%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.11%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.38%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.28%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.92%
Dell Inspiron 1525 2.55%
Positivo Positivo MO... 2.55%

About (from Spigot, Inc.)

Keep your customers coming back and delight them with contextually relevant content and applications.
Publisher URL: www.spigot.com

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