What is Iminent.WebBooster.InternetExplorer.dll?

The genuine Iminent.WebBooster.InternetExplorer.dll file is a software component of Iminent by Iminent.
A known piece of adware, this application is a browser helper object that is advertised as a speed accelerator. It collects information from your browser and presents you with targeted advertising. It should not be downloaded or installed.

Iminent stands for Iminent Web Booster for Internet Explorer

Iminent.WebBooster.InternetExplorer.dll is a browser extension for Internet Explorer. This add-on enables several additional functions for Internet Explorer. You can disable it through the Extras menu (key combination Alt + X) under Manage Add-ons. The following paragraph provides more information about Iminent BHO.

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Iminent.WebBooster.InternetExplorer.dll file information

The process known as Iminent BHO or Iminent or Minibar belongs to software Iminent or IMinent WebBooster by Iminent ( or SIEN.

Description: Iminent.WebBooster.InternetExplorer.dll is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. Iminent.WebBooster.InternetExplorer.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 245,840 bytes (75% of all occurrences), 245,992 bytes and 5 more variants. 
This .dll file is a Browser Helper Object (BHO) that runs automatically every time you start your web browser. BHOs are not stopped by personal firewalls, because they are identified by the firewall as part of the browser itself. BHOs are often used by adware and spyware. IDs used by this BHO include A09AB6EB-31B5-454C-97EC-9B294D92EE2A. The program has no visible window. Iminent.WebBooster.InternetExplorer.dll is able to monitor web browsers. The file has a digital signature. It is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 49% dangerous.

Uninstalling this variant: The software vendor offers the option to remove the entire program Iminent or IMinent WebBooster using Windows Control Panel or visit the support page [1][2].

Recommended: Identify Iminent.WebBooster.InternetExplorer.dll related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as Iminent.WebBooster.InternetExplorer.dll, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the Iminent.WebBooster.InternetExplorer.dll process on your PC to see if it is a threat. If Iminent BHO has changed your browser's search engine and start page, you can recover your browser's default settings as follows:

Reset default browser settings for Internet-Explorer ▾
  1. In Internet Explorer, press the key combination Alt + X to open the Tools menu.
  2. Click Internet options.
  3. Click the Advanced tab.
  4. Click the Reset... button.
  5. Enable the Delete personal settings option.
This will reset your Internet Explorer to its default settings. Your browser will start with the familiar start page and search engine—without popups, ads, cookies, but all browser add-ons are deleted too [1]. Make cleaning up your browser and your computer simpler and safer with Security Task Manager.


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Best practices for resolving Iminent issues

The following programs have also been shown useful for a deeper analysis: ASecurity Task Manager examines the active Iminent process on your computer and clearly tells you what it is doing. Malwarebytes' well-known Banti-malware tool tells you if the Iminent.WebBooster.InternetExplorer.dll on your computer displays annoying ads, slowing it down. This type of unwanted adware program is not considered by some antivirus software to be a virus and is therefore not marked for cleanup.

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding PC trouble. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

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