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Should I remove vShare Plugin?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
42% remove it58% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,969
United States Rank #6,986
Reach 0.0509%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.27 days
686.33 days >
Average installed length: 360.61 days

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vShare Plugin

What is vShare Plugin?  (from vShare.tv)

Easily embed videos from various Video Sharing sites like YouTube or Vimeo. This plugin allows you to embed flash video players from various video sharing sites. New services can be added by just editing a config file. This is not for displaying local video files. The basic syntax looks like this: {{videosite%3Evideoid...  Read more


vShare Plugin is a program developed by vShare.tv. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The main program executable is vshare_toolbar.dll. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 1.12 MB (1,179,145 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 51% of users of vShare Plugin come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.vshare.tv
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\vshare
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\vShare\UNINSTALL.exe
Estimated size: 1.12 MB

Program filesFiles installed by vShare Plugin

Program module:vshare_toolbar.dll
Signed by:iMedix Web Technologies LTD.
Path:C:\Program Files\vshare\vshare_toolbar.dll
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe - ToolbarUnInstaller
  • lip.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • vshare_toolbar.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'vShare Toolbar' with the class of {043C5167-00BB-4324-AF7E-62013FAEDACF}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • vshare_toolbar.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'vShare Toolbar' with the class of {043C5167-00BB-4324-AF7E-62013FAEDACF}.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • vshare_toolbar.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'vShare Toolbar' with a class of {043C5167-00BB-4324-AF7E-62013FAEDACF}.

How do I remove vShare Plugin?

You can uninstall vShare Plugin 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 vShare Plugin, 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 vShare Plugin.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by vShare Plugin you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 42%
Keep it 58%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.90%
Windows Vista 24.88%
Windows XP 12.24%
Windows 10 2.99%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 47.29%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 19.98%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.65%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.83%
Windows 7 Professional 4.52%
Windows Vista Home Basic 3.41%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.90%
  United Kingdom 8.33%
  Germany 7.54%
  Italy 4.16%
  Canada 4.08%
  Portugal 3.46%
  Sweden 1.89%
  Spain 1.57%
  Belgium 1.49%
  Poland 1.34%
  Greece 1.18%
  France 1.10%
  Taiwan 0.94%
  Norway 0.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.66%
Dell 24.28%
Acer 16.59%
Toshiba 11.16%
ASUS 4.22%
Samsung 2.26%
Medion 1.96%
Sony 1.81%
American Megatrends 1.36%
Intel 1.21%
Sahara 1.06%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.24%
Dell Inspiron 1545 5.43%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.17%
HP G60 Notebook PC 4.13%
HP G62 Notebook PC 3.36%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 2.84%

comments1 comment

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del1000over a year ago
What does it mean to to embed flash video players from various video sharing sites in laymans terms.Why would anyone want more than 1 or 2 video players