PCH Search and Win Toolbar

PCH Search and Win Toolbar Description

PCH Search and Win Toolbar Screenshot 1PCH Search and Win Toolbar is a questionable search site and toolbar that may be loaded on a PC automatically. Usually the loading of PCH Search and Win Toolbar takes place after the installation of freeware programs obtained from a download site on the internet. Once it is loaded, PCH Search and Win Toolbar is apt to changing your default home page or default search engine and point to the PCH Search and Win Toolbar home page.

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Additionally, PCH Search and Win Toolbar may load random advertisements on your screen. If clicked on, the PCH Search and Win Toolbar ads may redirect you to other unwanted sites or ones that may attempt to sell or distribute unknown applications that are potentially malicious. It is best that the PCH Search and Win Toolbar programs and internet web browser add-ons be detected and remove d using an antispyware program.

PCH Search and Win Toolbar Automatic Detection Tool (Recommended)

Is your PC infected with PCH Search and Win Toolbar? To safely & quickly detect PCH Search and Win Toolbar we highly recommend you run the malware scanner listed below.

Technical Details

File System Modifications

Tutorials: If you wish to learn how to remove malware components manually, you can read the tutorials on how to find malware, kill unwanted processes, remove malicious DLLs and delete other harmful files. Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.
  • The following files were created in the system:
    # File Name Detection Count
    1 %PROGRAMFILES%\ searchandwintoolbar\ searchandwintoolbar.dll 13,327
    3 %APPDATA%\searchandwintoolbar 287
    4 %PROGRAMFILES%\searchandwintoolbar 284
    5 %PROGRAMFILES(x86)%\searchandwintoolbar 281
    6 %WINDIR%\System32\Tasks\{8408DFD3-78F5-4298-9EC2-72E25906EE21} 225

Registry Modifications

Tutorial: To edit and delete registry entries manually, read the tutorial on how to remove malicious registry entries.

Tip & Warning: Editing and removing the wrong registry keys can severely damage your PC, so remember to backup your Windows Registry! To optimize your Windows Registry and speed up your PC, download RegHunter's registry cleaner.
  • The following newly produced Registry Values are:
    HKEY..\..\..\..{RegistryKeys}searchandwintoolbar.SEARCHANDWINTOOLBARMenu Buttonsearchandwintoolbar.SEARCHANDWINTOOLBARToggle ButtonSOFTWARE\Classes\searchandwintoolbar.SEARCHANDWINTOOLBARSOFTWARE\Classes\searchandwintoolbar.SEARCHANDWINTOOLBARMenu ButtonSoftware\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\Settings\{4E7BD74F-2B8D-469E-C8ED-EA2EFAD2ED61}Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\Stats\{4E7BD74F-2B8D-469E-C8ED-EA2EFAD2ED61}Software\searchandwintoolbar
  • The following CLSID's were detected:
    HKEY..\..\{CLSID Path} {4E7BD74F-2B8D-469E-C8ED-EA2EFAD2ED61}{4E7BD74F-2B8D-469E-C8ED-EA2EFAD2ED62}{4E7BD74F-2B8D-469E-C8ED-EA2EFAD2ED63}
Posted: August 10, 2010 | By
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Threat Metric
Threat Level: 1/10
Detection Count: 13,469
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One Comment

  • Sharrah Hogan says:

    This is on my phone how can I fix this it’s freezing
    my phone up and all my apps are constantly closing
    Please help…

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