How to remove an w6bar error
The free file information forum can help you determine if w6bar.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.
W6bar.dll file information
The process known as My Web Search Bar belongs to software My Web Search Bar for Internet Explorer and FireFox by My Web Search (www.myway.com).
Description: The file w6bar.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 278,528 bytes (53% of all occurrences), 270,336 bytes or 233,472 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 8EAB99C1-F9EC-4b64-A4BA-D9BCAE8779C2. The program has no visible window. The file is able to change the behavior or monitor Internet Explorer. The file is not a Windows system file. w6bar.dll is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 59% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If problems with w6bar.dll occur, you might want to uninstall the associated program
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as w6bar.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the w6bar.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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