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Should I remove appbario18 Toolbar for IE?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
80% remove it20% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #46,362
United States Rank #36,526
Reach 0.0017%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.17 days
300.16 days >
Average installed length: 157.71 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
6.17.1.25 26.47%
6.17.0.33 44.12%
6.16.2.2 29.41%

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appbario18 Toolbar for IE

What is appbario18 Toolbar for IE?

appbario is a Conduit Connect toolbar for Internet Explorer. This toolbar runs as a web browser extension and Browser Helper Object and is distributed using the Conduit/Perion monetization platform. Although this software is typically installed as an optional offer, users generally have this bundled with 3rd party software. During setup, this IE toolbar will modify the home page and new tab pages to a Conduit controlled search portal using Bing as the primary search engine. It will also modify the default search provider to uses Bing as well.

From the License: "As part of the installation process of the Conduit Software and/or the Customized Software, we may change your Internet Browser settings and/or provide you with the ability to opt to make changes to your Internet Browser settings and/or your mobile device settings and/or your social network account settings. Change of the default search engine in your Internet Browser, including your Browser's built-in search box, if applicable, and address bar; Allowing software updates of the Conduit Software once a new version is released and the ability to send you notifications. Allowing Conduit access to information contained on your social network account and/or site (which you must explicitly and separately opt in to)."

About  (from Conduit)

The Conduit Software may also collect and store information about your web browsing locally on your device, like the web pages that you have visited and the content you have accessed. This locally saved information may interact with the Conduit Software and send us information about your web browsing so we can suggest ...  Read more
Overview
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Built on and distributed using the Conduit toolbar
  • Hijacks the web browser's home page
  • Hijacks the browser's default search provider
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Bundled relationships

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: appbario18
URL: appbario18.Toolbar.fm
Help link: appbario18.Toolbar.fm/help
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\conduit\ie\ct3279417
Uninstaller: C:\ProgramData\Conduit\IE\CT3279417\UninstallerUI.exe -ctid=CT3279417 -toolbarName=appbario18 -toolbarEnv=conduit -type=IE
Estimated size: 1.69 MB
This is a Community Toolbar by Conduit, what does that mean?
Conduit is a toolbar monetization platform for software publishers. It provides a utility for developers to create branded generic web browser toolbars. Publishers can bundle these toolbars with their software programs or provide access to download them separately through appbario18.Toolbar.fm. Once installed, the toolbar modifies the browser's home page and search settings in order to redirect searches through the Conduit portal (which utilizes Bing or Yahoo! Search engines). Read more...

Program filesFiles installed by appbario18 Toolbar for IE

  • configutaion.json
  • UninstallerUI.exe - 1.1.0.1

How do I remove appbario18 Toolbar for IE?

You can uninstall appbario18 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 appbario18 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 appbario18 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 appbario18 Toolbar for IE you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win Vista 3%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 80%
Keep it 20%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#46,362

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.88%
Windows 10 35.29%
Windows XP 5.88%
Windows Vista 2.94%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.45%
Windows 8.1 24.24%
Windows 8 9.09%
Windows 7 Professional 6.06%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.06%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.05% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.05%
  Canada 14.29%
  France 4.76%
  Germany 4.76%
  Kuwait 2.38%
  Iran 2.38%
  Saudi Arabia 2.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.48%
Acer 29.03%
Dell 9.68%
Toshiba 9.68%
Sony 6.45%
Lenovo 6.45%
Gateway 3.23%
Common models
Acer Aspire V3-551 9.68%
Acer Aspire 5742 3.23%
Acer Aspire 5517 3.23%
Acer Aspire 5253 3.23%
TOSHIBA Satellite L775D 3.23%
TOSHIBA Satellite L510 3.23%

About Conduit

Conduit is an online platform that allows web publishers to create custom toolbars, web apps, and mobile apps at no cost.
Publisher URL: www.conduit.com

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