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Should I remove Inbox.com Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
81% remove it19% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,455
United States Rank #16,479
Reach 0.0062%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.19 days
389.05 days >
Average installed length: 204.42 days

Inbox.com Toolbar

What is Inbox.com Toolbar?

Inbox.com Toolbar is a browser add-on which adds shortcuts to your Internet browsers, there are two variants of this toolbar - one for music related enhancements other for flash games. While this toolbar can be useful for people who wants to download videos or quickly access online flash games it can be categorized as an unwanted program for several reasons. The search engine that is used by this toolbar is a modified Google search with not related advertisements which are not clearly separated from organic search results. This new homepage will also show deceptive ads below the search tab. Inbox.com, Inc. is part of the Xacti Group Companies.

About  (from Inbox.com)

Extend your Internet Explorer┬« or Mozilla Firefox┬« with free Inbox.com Toolbar. Have fun, enhance your browsing experience and protect your computer and privacy. Connect with YouTube in a click and watch popular videos anytime and from anywhere on the web. Wondering whether to wear galoshes or flip-flops? Get current w...  Read more
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Injects advertisements unassociated with the underlying web page
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Inbox.com 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

Displayed publisher: Inbox, LLC
URL: www.inbox.com
Help link: www.inbox.com/faqs.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Inbox
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files1\Inbox.com\Toolbar\CToolbar.exe uninst
Estimated size: 5.39 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Inbox.com Toolbar

Program executable:CToolbar.exe
Name:Crawler Toolbar
Path:C:\Program Files\Inbox\CToolbar.exe
Additional files:
  • ctbcomm.dll (by Crawler.com) - Crawler Toolbar (Crawler Toolbar Common Extension)
  • ctbr.dll (by Crawler.com) - Crawler Toolbar Browser Object
  • CTipsDef.dll - Crawler Tips for CT5
  • CToolbar.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • ctbr.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name '&Inbox.com Toolbar Helper' with the class of {1CB20BF0-BBAE-40A7-93F4-6435FF3D0411}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • ctbr.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name '&Inbox.com Toolbar' with the class of {4B3803EA-5230-4DC3-A7FC-33638F3D3542}.
Internet Explorer URL Search Hook
  • ctbr.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named '&Inbox.com Toolbar Helper' with a class of {1CB20BF0-BBAE-40A7-93F4-6435FF3D0411} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • ctbr.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named '&Inbox.com Toolbar' with a class of {4B3803EA-5230-4DC3-A7FC-33638F3D3542}.
Scheduled Task
  • CToolbar.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{92373646-C89E-435C-B2CE-0AB07849B6C9}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Inbox.com Toolbar?

You can uninstall Inbox.com 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Inbox.com Toolbar, 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 Inbox.com 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 Inbox.com Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win XP 1%
Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 81%
Keep it 19%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.93%
Windows 10 15.57%
Windows Vista 11.48%
Windows XP 9.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.63%
Windows 7 Professional 9.09%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.09%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.26%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.44%
Windows 10 Home 5.79%

Distribution by countryGeography

82.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 82.78%
  Canada 3.89%
  United Kingdom 3.33%
  Australia 1.11%
  Spain 1.11%
  Hungary 1.11%
  France 0.56%
  Switzerland 0.56%
  Finland 0.56%
  Sweden 0.56%
  Greece 0.56%
  New Zealand 0.56%
  Japan 0.56%
  BD 0.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 34.83%
Dell 28.09%
Acer 16.85%
Toshiba 7.87%
Lenovo 3.37%
ASUS 2.25%
American Megatrends 2.25%
Common models
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 7.89%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.63%
HP G61 Notebook PC 1.75%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 1.75%
HP Pavilion P6000 Series 1.75%
Dell Dell DXP061 1.75%

About Inbox.com

Part of the Xacti network and developed by Crawler.com it distributes a free web based email service as well as a toolbar called the Inbox.com Toolbar.
Publisher URL: www.inbox.com


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