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What percent of users and experts removed it?
63% remove it37% keep it
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United States Rank #23,260
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ReferenceBoss Toolbar

What is ReferenceBoss Toolbar?

This toolbar/web browser extension is ad/search-supported that is typically installed as an optional offer, users generally have this bundled with 3rd party software. During setup, this toolbar will modify the home page and new tab pages to an affiliate search portal using a primary search engine in order to collect shared search revenue. It will also modify the default search provider as well.


A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: search.mywebsearch.com/mywebsearch/default.jhtml
Uninstaller: rundll32 C:\Program Files2\REFERE~3\bar\1.bin\1pBar.dll,O

How do I remove ReferenceBoss Toolbar?

Quickly and completely remove ReferenceBoss Toolbar from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
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Or, you can uninstall ReferenceBoss 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 ReferenceBoss 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 ReferenceBoss 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 ReferenceBoss Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 76%
Win XP 3%
Uninstall it 63%
Keep it 37%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 81.58%
Windows Vista 10.53%
Windows 10 5.26%
Windows XP 2.63%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 64.86%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.81%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.11%
Windows 7 Professional 4.05%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.05%
Windows 10 Home 4.05%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.37% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.37%
  United Kingdom 12.04%
  Australia 4.63%
  Canada 3.70%
  Chile 0.93%
  South Africa 0.93%
  Taiwan 0.93%
  NG 0.93%
  India 0.93%
  Kuwait 0.93%
  IQ 0.93%
  Philippines 0.93%
  Estonia 0.93%
  YE 0.93%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 53.23%
Dell 20.97%
Acer 8.06%
Toshiba 6.45%
ASUS 3.23%
Samsung 1.61%
Packard Bell 1.61%
Lenovo 1.61%
Intel 1.61%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 7.46%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.97%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 4.48%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.99%
HP 630 Notebook PC 2.99%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.99%

About Mindspark Interactive Network

Mindspark is a business unit of IAC that focuses on interactive products and web portals and operates IAC's interactive products and web portals such as Life123, Myway.
Publisher URL: www.mindspark.com


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