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PeoplePC PeoplePal Toolbar

What is PeoplePC PeoplePal Toolbar?  (from PeoplePC)

PeoplePC's PeoplePal Toolbar helps you surf the Web better & safer, be more productive, and have more fun. Here's a quick summary of the features, along with some oldies but goodies. Along with these features, PeoplePal still blocks pop-ups, plus gives you fast access to your PeoplePC account, and more. Use the powerfu...  Read more


PeoplePC PeoplePal Toolbar is a software program developed by PeoplePC. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named PubUI.dll. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 19 files and is usually about 5.85 MB (6,138,620 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.peoplepc.com/software/toolbarupdate.faces
Help link: support.peoplepc.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PeoplePC, Inc\Toolbar
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\PeoplePC, Inc\Toolbar\uninst_tb.exe
Estimated size: 5.85 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PeoplePC PeoplePal Toolbar

Program module:PubUI.dll
Name:PeoplePC PeoplePal Toolbar
Path:C:\Program Files\PeoplePC, Inc\Toolbar\PubUI.dll
Additional files:
  • ElnkHost.dll - PeoplePC PeoplePal Toolbar (EToolbar)
  • ElnkPub.dll - Earthlink PopupBlocker
  • ElnkToolbarHelper.exe - ElnkToolbarHelper
  • InstallPlugin.dll - InstallPlugin
  • LiteSiteNavigator.dll - LiteSiteNavigator
  • Mail.dll - Mail
  • Mindspring.dll - Mindspring
  • ModuleUI.dll - ModuleUI
  • PnMsgBlk.dll - Earthlink Toolbar Library
  • ProtctIE.dll - ProtcIE
  • PubUI.dll - PubUI
  • SearchUI.dll - SearchUI
  • Toolbar.dll - Toolbar
  • uninst_tb.exe
  • uninsttb.dll - uninsttb
  • updunins.dll - updunins
  • RegTask.exe - PeoplePC Registry Task
  • HttpRequest.exe (by EarthLink) - HttpRequest

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • uninsttb.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'ElnkLegacyUninstBHO Class' with the class of {E713904C-DF05-4C79-BBAD-02DB923253BE} (Uninstall Legacy PeoplePC Toolbar).
  • ProtctIE.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'ElnkProtectionBHO Class' with the class of {9579D574-D4D8-4335-9560-FE8641A013BD} (PeoplePC Protection BHO).
  • ElnkPub.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'ElnkPubBHO Class' with the class of {512ACF1B-64D9-4928-B382-A80556F28DB4} (PeoplePC PopUp Blocker V2).
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • Toolbar.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'PeoplePC Toolbar' with the class of {C7768536-96F8-4001-B1A2-90EE21279187}.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • Toolbar.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'PeoplePC Toolbar' with a class of {C7768536-96F8-4001-B1A2-90EE21279187}.

How do I remove PeoplePC PeoplePal Toolbar?

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Or, you can uninstall PeoplePC PeoplePal 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 PeoplePC PeoplePal Toolbar, 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 PeoplePC PeoplePal 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 PeoplePC PeoplePal Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 8 10%
Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 62%
Keep it 38%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows XP 20.00%
Windows Vista 20.00%
Windows 8 10.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 20.00%
Windows 8 10.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 40.00%
Dell 10.00%
Compaq 10.00%
Toshiba 10.00%
Samsung 10.00%
Sahara 10.00%
Intel 10.00%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L755 11.11%
Samsung 300E4C/300E5C/300... 11.11%
INTEL DG31PR 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1254 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1234 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1036 11.11%


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