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Should I remove Winamp Toolbar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
59% remove it41% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #36,505
United States Rank #31,565
Reach 0.0033%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.30 days
185.93 days >
Average installed length: 97.69 days


VersionDistribution 46.81% 6.38% 6.38% 6.38% 34.04%

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Winamp Toolbar

What is Winamp Toolbar?

The Winamp Toolbar allows you to play Winamp files and SHOUTCast streams directly from Internet Explorer or Firefox web browsers. Winamp Toolbar may include functionality to enable you to select and preserve your default settings for search and to notify you if any attempt is made to change your settings.

About  (from AOL)

Control Winamp from your browser, Access Winamp for Android updates, Play thousands of SHOUTcast radio stations, Play media from a web page in Winamp (Media Monitor), Share Now Playing on Twitter, Facebook and AIM. With the Winamp Toolbar, you can play, stop, rewind, fast-forward, and mute your Winamp player: right in ...  Read more


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The main program executable is winampTbServer.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 2.03 MB (2,131,122 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: AOL LLC
URL: www.winamp.com/toolbar
Help link: forums.winamp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\winamp toolbar
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Winamp Toolbar\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 2.03 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Winamp Toolbar

Program executable:winampTbServer.exe
Name:Winamp IE Toolbar Server
Path:C:\Program Files\winamp toolbar\winampTbServer.exe
Additional files:
  • winamptb.dll - Winamp Toolbar for Internet Explorer (Winamp Toolbar IE Dynamic Link Library)
  • winampTbServer.exe - Winamp IE Toolbar Server
  • xprt6.dll - XPRT Runtime Library
  • uninstall.exe - Winamp Toolbar
  • apopup.dll - AOL Popup Control
  • winamptbServerPS.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • winamptb.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Winamp Toolbar BHO' with the class of {25CEE8EC-5730-41bc-8B58-22DDC8AB8C20}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • winamptb.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Winamp Toolbar' with the class of {EBF2BA02-9094-4c5a-858B-BB198F3D8DE2}.
Internet Explorer URL Search Hook
  • winamptb.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Winamp Search Class' with a class of {57BCA5FA-5DBB-45a2-B558-1755C3F6253B} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • winamptb.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Winamp Toolbar' with a class of {EBF2BA02-9094-4C5A-858B-BB198F3D8DE2}.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:3.24 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0374257483%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.02270167%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.01472408%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove Winamp Toolbar?

Quickly and completely remove Winamp 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 Winamp 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 Winamp 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 Winamp 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 Winamp Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win XP 47%
Win Vista 2%
Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 59%
Keep it 41%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 48.94%
Windows Vista 40.43%
Windows 7 10.64%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 47.83%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 34.78%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.52%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.35%
Windows Vista Business 4.35%
Windows Vista Ultimate 2.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.45% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.45%
  Germany 18.18%
  Canada 5.45%
  United Kingdom 5.45%
  France 3.64%
  Poland 3.64%
  MK 1.82%
  Slovenia 1.82%
  Singapore 1.82%
  Belgium 1.82%
  Australia 1.82%
  Sweden 1.82%
  Romania 1.82%
  Netherlands 1.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.71%
Dell 11.43%
American Megatrends 11.43%
Intel 8.57%
Toshiba 8.57%
Acer 8.57%
Gateway 5.71%
ASUS 5.71%
Lenovo 2.86%
Sahara 2.86%
Medion 2.86%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro A20... 5.71%
P4i6G P4i65G 2.86%
HP-Pavilion FZ108AA-ABU a... 2.86%
HP Pavilion dv9500 Notebo... 2.86%
Acer Extensa 5620 2.86%

About AOL

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Publisher URL: corp.aol.com


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