84,488,480 programs installed

Should I remove Smileys We Love Toolbar for IE?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
82% remove it18% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #4,305
United States Rank #13,887
Reach 0.1235%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 37.52 days
1106.75 days >
Average installed length: 581.51 days


3.0.28 3.70%
3.0.27 17.04%
3.0.26 17.66%
3.0.25 8.05%
3.0.23 0.04%
3.0.22 4.93%
3.0.21 1.31%
3.0.20 6.37%
3.0.19 14.74%
3.0.18 1.36%
3.0.17 16.47%
3.0.16 1.97%
3.0.15 1.15%
3.0.13 0.37%
3.0.10 0.08%
3.0.6 2.75%
3.0.4 0.04%
3.0.3 0.16%
3.0.2 0.25%
3.0.1 0.37%
2.9.1 0.08%
2.8.13 0.08%
2.8.11 0.08%
2.8.5 0.04%
2.6.3 0.08%
2.1.4 0.82%

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Smileys We Love Toolbar for IE

What is Smileys We Love Toolbar for IE?

The software is typically bundled with third party installers such as Open Candy. "Offer your users the SmileysWeLove browser extension which lets you insert smileys in your email including Gmail, Yahoo, and Hotmail. It also supports Facebook and GTalk in-browser chats."

From the publisher's website "We are dedicated to protecting your personal information, and provide fun smiley entertainment for everyone in a safe environment that just works. In order to finance our free services, we do need to show a few ads on our pages, and during installation. These ads are transparent, obvious, and should in no way shape or form interfere with any of your smiley joy while using the program."

About  (from SqueakyChocolate)

SmileysWeLove.com is owned and operated by SqueakyChocolate, LLC, a small company from San Diego.
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Smileys We Love Toolbar for IE 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: SqueekyChocolate, LLC
URL: smileyswelove.com
Help link: smileyswelove.com
Installation folder: C:\Windows\Installer\{85463B84-D66A-4E4D-8D92-87E3F8A859AD}
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{85463B84-D66A-4E4D-8D92-87E3F8A859AD}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.64 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Smileys We Love Toolbar for IE

Program executable:_853F67D554F05449430E7E.exe
Additional files:
  • _853F67D554F05449430E7E.exe
  • _16C8781FACC4410E137214.exe
  • _2889E12F8EEC8E96B29BE9.exe
  • _5A192397107B844B834A5A.exe
  • _82E62FD4ABCA5C571594C3.exe

How do I remove Smileys We Love Toolbar for IE?

You can uninstall Smileys We Love Toolbar for IE 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 Smileys We Love Toolbar for IE, 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 Smileys We Love Toolbar for IE.
  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 Smileys We Love Toolbar for IE you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 82%
Keep it 18%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.27%
Windows 10 23.48%
Windows XP 6.03%
Windows Vista 2.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 31.99%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.31%
Windows 7 Professional 10.99%
Windows 8.1 6.30%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.01%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.84%

Distribution by countryGeography

8.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 8.62%
  Israel 6.20%
  IQ 6.20%
  Egypt 4.46%
  Indonesia 3.78%
  MA 3.52%
  Saudi Arabia 3.10%
  Romania 2.97%
  India 2.59%
  DZ 2.59%
  Philippines 2.25%
  Thailand 2.25%
  Germany 2.12%
  United Arab Emirates 2.04%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.17%
Dell 18.84%
Acer 18.05%
ASUS 10.09%
Toshiba 8.15%
Samsung 4.86%
Lenovo 4.68%
Intel 1.46%
American Megatrends 0.73%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 8.63%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.21%
Dell Inspiron N5110 4.91%
Dell Inspiron 3521 3.13%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.68%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.53%


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