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Iminent Toolbar – How to Get Rid of Iminent Toolbar once for all

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on February 2nd, 2013 | Leave a comment

Iminent Toolbar is an add-on that can add expressions to social network and emails. With the popularity of social network, such kind of expression toolbar becomes popular. However, there are some suspicious toolbar you should not install and Iminent Toolbar is one of them. Though the toolbar claim itself as a legitimate one, we do find it hijacks browser, redirects search result, displays advertisement and uses misleading promotion technique to gain customers. Usually, virus that can produce advertisement will monitor users’ online activities and collect information like website visited and search inquiries, so that it can displays ads users may be interested in. Most victims complain that their web browser is redirected to start.Iminent Toolbar.com. We suggest you not to keep Iminent Toolbar on your pc.

How to remove Iminent Toolbar manually
Manual removal way is totally free but few people will choose the method due to its complexity. However, for advanced pc users it would not be very hard to remove the infection manually. Have a try now.
1. Exit your website
2. Uninstall Iminent Toolbar if you find it in add/remove programs
3. Delete following file

%AppData%Iminent Toolbartoolbarcouponscategories.xml %AppData%Iminent Toolbartoolbarcouponsmerchants.xml %AppData%Iminent Toolbartoolbarcouponsmerchants2.xml %AppData%Iminent Toolbartoolbardtx.ini %AppData%Iminent Toolbartoolbarguid.dat %AppData%Iminent Toolbartoolbarlog.txt %AppData%Iminent Toolbartoolbarpreferences.dat %AppData%Iminent Toolbartoolbarstat.log %AppData%Iminent Toolbartoolbarstats.dat %AppData%Iminent ToolbartoolbaruninstallIE.dat %AppData%Iminent ToolbartoolbaruninstallStatIE.dat %AppData%Iminent Toolbartoolbarversion.xml %Temp%Iminent Toolbartoolbar-manifest.xml

4. Remove following registry entries

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesCLSID{99079a25-328f-4bd4-be04-00955acaa0a7}InprocServer32 “C:PROGRA~1WINDOW~4ToolBarIminent Toolbardtx.dll” HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesCLSID{99079a25-328f-4bd4-be04-00955acaa0a7} “Iminent Toolbar” HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesCLSID{A40DC6C5-79D0-4ca8-A185-8FF989AF1115}VersionIndependentProgID “Iminent ToolbarIEHelper.UrlHelper” HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesCLSID{A40DC6C5-79D0-4ca8-A185-8FF989AF1115}ProgID “Iminent ToolbarIEHelper.UrlHelper.1″ HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesCLSID{A40DC6C5-79D0-4ca8-A185-8FF989AF1115} “UrlHelper Class” HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesIminent ToolbarIEHelper.DNSGuardCurVer HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesIminent ToolbarIEHelper.DNSGuardCLSID HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesIminent ToolbarIEHelper.DNSGuard HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesIminent ToolbarIEHelper.DNSGuard.1 HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftInternet ExplorerToolbar “Iminent Toolbar” HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerBrowser Helper Objects{99079a25-328f-4bd4-be04-00955acaa0a7} ” Iminent Toolbar Iminent Toolbar”

Best removal
Another way to remove Iminent Toolbar is to use a virus removal program which can detect the infection exactly. This way is considered as safe and easy. We think most users should choose a professional virus removal program when they want to remove Iminent Toolbar without damaging the compromised computer.

Sometimes, entering safe mode with networking will help the antivirus software detect and remove virus effectively. Regarding Iminent Toolbar removal, we recommend Spyware Cease, a proved antivirus program. The user-friendly interface can guide you clearly how to remove virus from your pc.

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