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Should I remove Toolbar Cleaner?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
74% remove it26% keep it
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How common is it?
United States Rank #41,548
Reach 0.0010%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 72.93 days
815.60 days >
Average installed length: 428.53 days

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Toolbar Cleaner 1.0

What is Toolbar Cleaner?

Toolbar Cleaner is an app from Visicom Media that allows you to select various toolbars installed on your PC and remove them. It is typically installed through bundled installers but could also be installed from the Visicom Media website. Toolbar Cleaner has also been seen installing various Visicom Media programs such as MyStart Toolbar.

About  (from Lavasoft)

Toolbar Cleaner allows you remove toolbars that you're not using or won't uninstall the proper way. Remove toolbars from both Internet Explorer and Firefox.


The main program executable is ToolbarCleaner.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The setup package is about 739.72 KB (757,478 bytes) when donwloaded.
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Installed as part of a co-bundle
  • Bundles additional prorgams in setup
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Toolbar Cleaner 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

URL: toolbar.lavasoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Toolbar Cleaner
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Toolbar Cleaner\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 739.72 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Toolbar Cleaner 1.0

Program executable:ToolbarCleaner.exe
Name:Toolbar Cleaner
Path:C:\Program Files\Toolbar Cleaner\ToolbarCleaner.exe
Additional files:
  • ToolbarCleaner.exe (by Visicom Media) - Toolbar Cleaner
  • uninstall.exe (by Visicom Media) - Toolbar Cleaner installer.

How do I remove Toolbar Cleaner?

You can uninstall Toolbar Cleaner 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 Toolbar Cleaner 1.0, 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 Toolbar Cleaner.
  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 Toolbar Cleaner 1.0 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 10 5%
Uninstall it 74%
Keep it 26%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.16%
Windows XP 21.05%
Windows Vista 10.53%
Windows 10 5.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.84%
Microsoft Windows XP 21.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.79%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.53%
Windows 7 Professional 10.53%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.86% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 75.86%
  Finland 3.45%
  Sweden 3.45%
  Mexico 3.45%
  Germany 3.45%
  Canada 3.45%
  United Kingdom 3.45%
  Lithuania 3.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Dell 27.78%
Sony 11.11%
Medion 5.56%
Compaq 5.56%
ASUS 5.56%
Common models
Sony VPCL137FX 5.88%
Sony VPCCW1S1E 5.88%
MEDION P6630 5.88%
HP Pavilion 06 D5468AT-AB... 5.88%
Hewlett-Packard s5610y 5.88%
Hewlett-Packard Rfrb HPE-... 5.88%

About Lavasoft

Lavasoft is a development company that produces anti-spyware software, most known for Ad-Aware.
Publisher URL: www.lavasoft.com


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