How to remove an pbhelper error
The free file information forum can help you determine if pbhelper.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.
Pbhelper.dll file information
The process known as Popup Block Helper Object DLL or Popup Blocker Browser Helper Object or Oemji Popup Blocker BHO
belongs to software Netscape Internet Service or Tiscali Web Accelerator or SlipStream Engine or Netscape Online Accelerator or PBHelper Module or SlipStream SP or SlipStream Web Accelerator or CallWave Accelerator or Netscape Accelerator or SaskTel Accelerated Dial-up
by planetscott.ca (planetscott.ca) or SlipStream Data (www.slipstreamdata.com) or Oemji.
Description: pbhelper.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files" - normally C:\Program Files\ONSPEED\ or C:\program files\Oemji\Toolbar\PopupBlocker\.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 219,136 bytes (44% of all occurrences), 215,040 bytes and 7 more variants.
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 4115122B-85FF-4DD3-9515-F075BEDE5EB5. The program is not visible. The file is able to change the behavior or monitor Internet Explorer. The service has no detailed description. It is not a Windows core file. pbhelper.dll is able to record inputs, monitor applications and manipulate other programs. Therefore the technical security rating is 73% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If there are any problems with pbhelper.dll, you can uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ Netscape Internet Service or ONSPEED or contact Netscape Customer Service .
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If pbhelper.dll is located in a subfolder of C:\Windows, the security rating is 72% dangerous. The file size is 216,064 bytes. The program has no visible window. Pbhelper.dll is an unknown file in the Windows folder. It is able to change the behavior or monitor Internet Explorer. The service has no detailed description. The file is not a Windows core file. pbhelper.dll is able to record inputs, monitor applications and manipulate other programs.
If pbhelper.dll is located in a subfolder of the "My Files" folder, the security rating is 82% dangerous. The file size is 219,136 bytes.
Program has no file description. The program is not visible. Pbhelper.dll is able to monitor Internet browser. There is no detailed description of this service. It is not a Windows core file.
pbhelper.dll is able to record inputs, monitor applications and manipulate other programs.
If there are any problems with pbhelper.dll, you can uninstall the program using the Control Panel ⇒ Add/Remove programs ⇒ Netscape Internet Service.
External information from Tony Klein:
- This legitimate BHO (PBHelper.dll) is related to PopupBlock
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