How to remove an ActiveToolBand error
The free file information forum can help you determine if ActiveToolBand.dll is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
ActiveToolBand.dll file information
Description: The file ActiveToolBand.dll is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32.
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 299,008 bytes.
This .dll file is a Browser Helper Object (BHO) that runs automatically every time you start your Internet browser. BHOs are not stopped by personal firewalls, because they are identified by the firewall as your browser itself. BHOs are often used by adware and spyware. The unique ID of this BHO is 83A2F9B1-01A2-4AA5-87D1-45B6B8505E96. ActiveToolBand.dll is a file without information about the developer of this file. The program has no visible window. File ActiveToolBand.dll is able to change the behavior or monitor Internet Explorer. The service has no detailed description. File ActiveToolBand.dll is not a Windows system file. The program can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. Therefore the technical security rating is 58% dangerous.
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If ActiveToolBand.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files", the security rating is 40% dangerous. The file size is 312,880 bytes (72% of all occurrences) or 312,368 bytes.
There is no information about the author of the file. The program has no visible window. Program can be removed using the control panel Add\Remove programs applet. ActiveToolBand.dll is a Verisign signed file. File ActiveToolBand.dll is able to change the behavior or monitor Internet Explorer. File ActiveToolBand.dll is digitally signed. There is no detailed description of this service. It is not a Windows core file.
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as ActiveToolBand.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the ActiveToolBand.dll process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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