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Should I remove PC Cleaner toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
79% remove it21% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #33,807
United States Rank #22,431
Reach 0.0037%


VersionDistribution 97.22% 2.78%

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PC Cleaner toolbar

What is PC Cleaner toolbar?

As part of the installation process of the Software, publisher may offer changes to your Internet Browser settings. These changes if approved by you can be reconfigured by you at any time from the options dialog available on your Internet Browser. Such changes may include the following:
- The homepage of your Internet Browser
- The default search engine in your Internet Browser's built-in search box
- The page displayed when opening a new tab


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The main program executable is pccleanertoolbarsrv.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 2.65 MB (2,774,048 bytes).
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • The wisdom of the crowd agrees, you should remove it!
PC Cleaner 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: PC Cleaner Inc
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\pc cleaner inc\pccleanertoolbar\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\PC Cleaner Inc\pccleanertoolbar\\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 2.65 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PC Cleaner toolbar

Program executable:pccleanertoolbarsrv.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\pc cleaner inc\pccleanertoolbar\\pccleanertoolbarsrv.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - ${PRDCT_DSP}
  • pccleanertoolbarApp.dll - PcToolbar
  • pccleanertoolbarEng.dll
  • pccleanertoolbarTlbr.dll
  • escortShld.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • pccleanertoolbarTlbr.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'PC Cleaner Toolbar' with the class of {7FF218C3-6E55-4EDE-BE18-88C2F12F3DEF}.

How do I remove PC Cleaner toolbar?

You can uninstall PC Cleaner 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 PC Cleaner 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 PC Cleaner 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 PC Cleaner toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
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Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 7 1%
Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 79%
Keep it 21%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.50%
Windows 10 18.06%
Windows Vista 15.28%
Windows XP 4.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.07%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.45%
Windows 8.1 8.45%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.04%
Windows 7 Professional 7.04%
Windows Vista Business 4.23%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.58% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.58%
  Australia 6.80%
  Canada 2.91%
  United Kingdom 2.91%
  RS 1.94%
  TN 0.97%
  BM 0.97%
  Mexico 0.97%
  Indonesia 0.97%
  Saudi Arabia 0.97%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.23%
Dell 27.69%
Toshiba 12.31%
Acer 10.77%
Intel 4.62%
Lenovo 4.62%
Sony 1.54%
Samsung 1.54%
Gateway 1.54%
ASUS 1.54%
Common models
MSI MS-7788 3.13%
Sony VGN-CR407E 1.56%
Samsung 305V4A/305V5A 1.56%
TOSHIBA Satellite P850 1.56%
TOSHIBA Satellite P755 1.56%
TOSHIBA Satellite L850 1.56%


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