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Should I remove Retrogamer toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
64% remove it36% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,684
United States Rank #13,133
Reach 0.0137%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 0.30 days
8.83 days >
Average installed length: 4.64 days

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Retrogamer toolbar

What is Retrogamer toolbar?

Installs a Mindspark toolbar in your Web browser that collects and stores information about your web browsing habits and sends this information to Mindspark so they can suggest services or provide ads via the toolbar.

About  (from Mindspark Interactive Network)

Toolbar Search Functions: The Toolbar installs into your Internet browser and allows you to search the Internet with MyWebSearch┬« and may provide other search features as further described herein. Default Search, Address Bar Queries, DNS Errors: If you consent to make MyWebSearch your default search service, your Inter...  Read more


Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed.
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!

Program detailsProgram details

URL: search.mywebsearch.com/mywebsearch/default.jhtml
Uninstaller: rundll32 C:\Program Files1\RETROG~2\bar\1.bin\4wBar.dll,O

How do I remove Retrogamer toolbar?

You can uninstall Retrogamer 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 Retrogamer 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 Retrogamer 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 Retrogamer toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 64%
Keep it 36%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.43%
Windows Vista 12.55%
Windows XP 8.86%
Windows 10 5.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 48.89%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.74%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.52%
Windows 7 Professional 7.78%
Windows 7 Starter 2.59%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.15%
  United Kingdom 4.97%
  Australia 2.49%
  India 1.93%
  Canada 1.66%
  Saudi Arabia 1.66%
  MA 1.38%
  Belgium 1.38%
  Greece 1.10%
  DK 1.10%
  Mexico 0.83%
  DZ 0.83%
  BD 0.83%
  Spain 0.83%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.52%
Dell 26.78%
Acer 19.13%
Toshiba 8.74%
ASUS 3.83%
Samsung 2.19%
Lenovo 1.64%
American Megatrends 1.09%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.90%
Dell Inspiron 560 3.45%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.45%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.76%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.76%
Acer Aspire 5336 2.07%

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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