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Should I remove Iminent Toolbar on IE and Chrome?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
78% remove it22% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,470
United States Rank #24,524
Reach 0.0143%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.32 days
392.85 days >
Average installed length: 206.41 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

Iminent Toolbar on IE and Chrome

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What is Iminent Toolbar on IE and Chrome?

IminentToolbar is an adware program that integrates into the user's web browsers (IE, Chrome) and will perform a number of functions mostly designed to generate advertising supported or affiliate revenue. In order to do so the program will display a number of different ad formats by injecting the ads directly in the user's browser based on either the activity of the user's past and present behavior or based on the context of the web page. Ads are displayed as banners, text-links, search related adverts or in many cases malvertising in order to get a user to download and install additional software, mostly bundled adware. This adware will also track and report back the user's surfing behavior including web pages and domains visited as well as the advertisements displayed and clicked.

Additionally this program may modify/hijack the web browser's homepage and search provider as well as change a number of the security settings of the browser. These changes will allow it to perform additional ad-supported functions in the browser. Typically it comes bundled with free applications from the Internet through a bundles offer for free software including video utilities or for updates.

About  (from Sien SA)

IMINENT may serve advertisements to you as part of your use of the Application. The display of such advertisements is justified by the free license on the Application that is granted to you. While using the Application, you agree that the display of such advertisements is likely to modify the web pages you are browsing...  Read more
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Injects advertisements unassociated with the underlying web page
  • Hijacks the browser's default search provider
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Iminent Toolbar on IE and Chrome.
iminentsrv.exe (120d87f9fbf7298aee6c99242c071832) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Comodo Security 18189 Application.Win32.WebToolbar.Montiera.~A
ESET-NOD32 8.9739 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Montiera.A
Malwarebytes v2014.05.29.11 PUP.Optional.Iminent
iminentTlbr.dll (9e019aab5915ecf8a4b32ee187d31c87) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
ESET-NOD32 9760 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Montiera.F
Malwarebytes 1.75.0001 PUP.Optional.Iminent
Bundled relationships

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: IminentToolbar
URL: www.iminent.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\iminenttoolbar\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\IminentToolbar\\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 2.22 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Iminent Toolbar on IE and Chrome

Program executable:iminentsrv.exe (Malware detected)
Name:Iminent Toolbar
Path:C:\Program Files\iminenttoolbar\\iminentsrv.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe (by IminentToolbar) - ${PRDCT_DSP}
  • iminentApp.dll (by Iminent) - Iminent Toolbar
  • iminentEng.dll (by Iminent)
  • (Malware detected) iminentTlbr.dll
  • sqlite3.dll (by Edmunt Pienkowsky) - sqlite3 (LiteX Automation)
  • iminent.crx

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • iminentTlbr.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Iminent Toolbar' with the class of {1FAFD711-ABF9-4F6A-8130-5166C7371427}.

How do I remove Iminent Toolbar on IE and Chrome?

Quickly and completely remove Iminent Toolbar on IE and Chrome from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
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Or, you can uninstall Iminent Toolbar on IE and Chrome 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 Iminent Toolbar on IE and Chrome, 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 Iminent Toolbar on IE and Chrome.
  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 Iminent Toolbar on IE and Chrome you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win XP 0%
Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 78%
Keep it 22%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.14%
Windows 10 31.90%
Windows XP 6.09%
Windows Vista 2.87%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.66%
Windows 8.1 16.42%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.23%
Windows 8 10.22%
Windows 7 Professional 6.93%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.47%

Distribution by countryGeography

24.20% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 24.20%
  Italy 14.95%
  Germany 11.39%
  France 9.61%
  United Kingdom 7.83%
  Brazil 7.47%
  Mexico 6.05%
  Peru 2.85%
  Ecuador 2.49%
  Argentina 2.49%
  PR 1.42%
  Spain 1.42%
  Colombia 1.07%
  India 1.07%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.60%
Acer 27.08%
Dell 13.02%
Toshiba 9.38%
ASUS 7.81%
Samsung 4.17%
Lenovo 3.65%
American Megatrends 1.56%
Intel 1.56%
Medion 1.04%
Sony 1.04%
Common models
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 5.08%
HP Pavilion g4 Notebook P... 3.39%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.39%
Samsung RV411/RV511/E3511... 2.54%
Dell Inspiron 1545 1.69%
Acer Aspire E1-522 1.69%


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