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Should I remove vGrabber?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
74% remove it26% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,564
United States Rank #14,097
Reach 0.0105%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 42.50 days
1253.87 days >
Average installed length: 658.81 days


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What is vGrabber?

Some versions of vGrabber include a branded version of the Conduit Toolbar, which is a web browser extenstion that delivers search based advertising and results. During installation the user is presented with the option to install the toolbar. Once accepted, the packaged executable, ConduitInstaller.exe, will install the necessary components for the Conduit Toolbar to be added to the user's web browser (the home page and search pages will be modified in many cases).


A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named VgrabberToolbarHelper.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 19 files and is usually about 30.8 MB (32,297,752 bytes).
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Known to include offers within the setup
  • May modify the web browser's home page
  • This program has a poor reputation
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in vGrabber.
VgrabberToolbarHelper.exe (da11d78d765e4b8fa4cfa5a37e8a94ff) has been flagged by the following 5 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Baidu-International Adware.Win32.Conduit.45
ESET-NOD32 7.10301 Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.Q
G Data 14.8.24 Win32.Adware.Conduit
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan. PUA.ClientConnect
Panda Antivirus PUP/Conduit.A
Uninstall.exe (a41be164bcca4366fad9825f3daf7a6e) has been flagged by the following 11 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware Trojan.Generic.10131375
Bitdefender 7.2.5028.0 Trojan.Generic.10131375
Emsisoft Anti-Malware Trojan.Generic.10131375 (B)
F-Secure 11.0.19100.45 Trojan.Generic.10131375
G Data 22 Trojan.Generic.10131375
K7 AntiVirus 9.175.10794 Riskware ( 0040f0f51 )
K7GW 9.175.10794 Riskware ( 0040f0f51 )
MicroWorld-eScan Trojan.Generic.10131375
nProtect 2014-01-09.01 Trojan.Generic.10131375
Sophos 4.96.0 vGrabber
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.R047H0AJL13
tbVgra.dll (4a960198febb8b892908cad653a0d28c) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
ESET-NOD32 9887 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.B
Panda Antivirus PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 29894 Conduit (fs)
ldrtbVgra.dll (76b3946090c94bb38dbbca54ac8ff9f7) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
ESET-NOD32 9264 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.P
VIPRE Antivirus 25220 Conduit (fs)
       View all 21 all detections
vGrabber has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: http://vgrabber.org
URL: www.bundlore.com
Help link: vgrabber.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\vGrabber
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\vGrabber\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 30.8 MB

Program filesFiles installed by vGrabber

Program executable:VgrabberToolbarHelper.exe (Malware detected)
Name: ToolbarH Application
ToolbarH Application
Signed by:Conduit Ltd.
Path:C:\Program Files\vGrabber\VgrabberToolbarHelper.exe
When loaded by IE, it will install a toolbar in the top of your Internet Explore web browser. By installing itself, the toolbar has full access to the a loaded web page's HTML content and knowledge of the URL the user is currently viewing;...
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) Uninstall.exe (by http://vgrabber.org) - vGrabber (With RealPlayer) (vGrabber (With RealPlayer) setup)
  • ldrtbVgra.dll (by Conduit) - Conduit Toolbar
  • (Malware detected) tbVgra.dll (by Conduit)
  • youtubeDL.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • VgrabberToolbarHelper.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{34C01E1F-1D33-4264-8F52-97E13432C5E2}' (runs on registration).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Total CPU:0.4892737327%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.29804920%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.19122453%
0.015104% average

How do I remove vGrabber?

Quickly and completely remove vGrabber from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Download Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’Remove vGrabber from your computer.
Or, you can uninstall vGrabber 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 vGrabber, 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 vGrabber.
  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.
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Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 74%
Keep it 26%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.45%
Windows Vista 12.75%
Windows XP 7.84%
Windows 10 1.96%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 64.04%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.39%
Windows 7 Professional 6.40%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.91%
Windows 10 Home 1.48%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.28% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.28%
  Canada 20.00%
  Iran 3.79%
  United Kingdom 3.10%
  France 1.38%
  Germany 0.69%
  Saudi Arabia 0.69%
  Austria 0.34%
  Australia 0.34%
  India 0.34%
  Italy 0.34%
  Korea 0.34%
  RS 0.34%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.51%
Dell 20.27%
Acer 17.57%
Toshiba 14.19%
ASUS 3.38%
Intel 1.35%
Samsung 1.35%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.15%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.85%
HP G62 Notebook PC 3.08%
TOSHIBA Satellite C650D 3.08%
Dell Inspiron 530s 1.54%
Dell Inspiron 1545 1.54%


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