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Should I remove RoadRunner Toolbar Internet Explorer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
63% remove it37% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #48,646
United States Rank #27,842
Reach 0.0015%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 41.63 days
659.93 days >
Average installed length: 346.74 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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RoadRunner Toolbar Internet Explorer

What is RoadRunner Toolbar Internet Explorer?  (from Time Warner)

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RoadRunner Toolbar Internet Explorer is a program developed by Time Warner. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is roadrunnertb.dll. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. The software installer includes 6 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: RoadRunner
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\roadrunnertb
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\roadrunnertb\uninstall.exe /UN=IE

Program filesFiles installed by RoadRunner Toolbar Internet Explorer

Program module:roadrunnertb.dll
Name:RoadRunner Toolbar
Signed by:Visicom Media Inc.
Path:C:\Program Files\roadrunnertb\roadrunnertb.dll
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe (by RoadRunner) - RoadRunner Toolbar (RoadRunner Toolbar Uninstaller)
  • dtUser.exe (by Visicom Media) - DtUser
  • ffHelper.exe (by Visicom Media) - ffHelper Application (Helper Application for IE)
  • ieUtilsLite.exe - IE Utils Lite Application (ShowDeleteBrowsingHistoryDialog and Disk Cleanup launcher app for IE)
  • roadrunnerDx.dll - RoadRunner Toolbar Link Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • roadrunnerDx.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'RoadRunner Toolbar' with the class of {18c5b277-4df2-4fb5-9bf5-ccaa5eabc30b}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • roadrunnerDx.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'RoadRunner Toolbar' with the class of {18c5b277-4df2-4fb5-9bf5-ccaa5eabc30b}.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • dtUser.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\roadrunnertb\dtUser.exe'.

How do I remove RoadRunner Toolbar Internet Explorer?

You can uninstall RoadRunner Toolbar Internet Explorer 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 RoadRunner Toolbar (Internet Explorer), 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 RoadRunner Toolbar Internet Explorer.
  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 RoadRunner Toolbar Internet Explorer you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
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Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win XP 7%
Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 63%
Keep it 37%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.33%
Windows 10 20.00%
Windows Vista 10.00%
Windows XP 6.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Windows 7 Professional 13.33%
Windows 8 10.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.67%
Windows 10 Home 6.67%

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 48.00%
Dell 16.00%
Acer 12.00%
Lenovo 8.00%
Toshiba 4.00%
Intel 4.00%
Gateway 4.00%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard 20-b014 7.69%
ASUSTeK CM1745 7.69%
ASUSTeK CM1740 3.85%
TOSHIBA Satellite L775D 3.85%
LENOVO 28479XU 3.85%
HP Pavilion 061 PU063AV-A... 3.85%


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