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Threat indicator: HIGH

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Dogpile Toolbar



Win32/Win64 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari

Dogpile Toolbar

Dogpile Toolbar intrusion method

Dogpile Toolbar copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is system.exe. Then it creates new startup key with name Dogpile Toolbar and value system.exe. You can also find it in your processes list with name system.exe or Dogpile Toolbar. Also, it can create folder with name Dogpile Toolbar under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData.

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How to remove Dogpile Toolbar manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with Dogpile Toolbar, removing it from starup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by Dogpile Toolbar.

To get rid of Dogpile Toolbar, you should:

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1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:

  • toolbar_cobrand.exe
  • abc_logo.gif
  • acronym.ico
  • allowed.ico
  • arfie.wav
  • arfiegrowl.wav
  • arfiewoof.wav
  • audio.ico
  • bang.wav
  • blocked.cur
  • blocked.ico
  • blocked.wav
  • blocker_disabled.ico
  • blocker_enabled.ico
  • close.gif
  • closestory.gif
  • cobrand.css
  • contextsearch.htm
  • core.css
  • dictionary.ico
  • email.ico
  • feednotavailable.xml
  • foxnews_logo.gif
  • horoscope.css
  • horoscope.ico
  • horoscope.js
  • horoscope.xslt
  • horoscopes.gif
  • horoscopes.htm
  • images.ico
  • logomask.bmp
  • mainicon.ico
  • mainmenu.xml
  • maps.ico
  • metasearch.ico
  • multimedia.ico
  • mycontent.css
  • mycontent.ico
  • mycontent.js
  • mycontent.xml
  • mycontent.xslt
  • news.ico
  • openstory.gif
  • peacock_olympicrings.gif
  • pr.ico
  • rsscommon.xslt
  • searchengines.xml
  • searchspy.gif
  • slide.wav
  • splash.wav
  • stock.ico
  • thesaurus.ico
  • ticker.css
  • ticker.htm
  • ticker.js
  • ticker.xslt
  • toolbar.wse
  • weather.css
  • weather.gif
  • weather.ico
  • weather.js
  • weather.xslt
  • whoosh.wav
  • wp.ico
  • yp.ico
  • feedlist.xml
  • 71baec3840e9ca5cf5527d476864ffcf82a09aad
  • ticker_cache.htm
  • downloadqueue.xml
  • 3a0f1e5f1af5eed3f9810e32bfbf5fac09f1722e
  • 7f3f6bf8c33af90b54f48ed8f9c9072895ce652c
  • mycontent.html

Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use Dogpile Toolbar Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

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2. Delete the following malicious folders:

  • %programfiles%\dogpile toolbar\
  • %temp%\icd1.tmp\
  • %appdata%\infospace\dogpiletoolbar\

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3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:

  • Key: CLSID\{6F8ADBE2-8C92-4362-B0E6-7321AA49EE46}
  • Key:
    software\microsoft\internet explorerinternet0%\Explorer Bars\{6F8ADBE2-8C92-4362-B0E6-7321AA49EE46}
  • Key: Interface\{818E8BAA-BBA9-4343-AF32-C7F51582D6B5}
  • Key: SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects
  • Key: SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BlowSearchToolbar
  • Key: TypeLib\{508D52D8-117D-405A-BF53-818278D8E4A8}
  • Key: CursorSearchWord.CConnect.1
  • Key: CursorSearchWord.CConnect.1\CLSID
  • Key: CursorSearchWord.CConnect
  • Key: CursorSearchWord.CConnect\CLSID
  • Key: CursorSearchWord.CConnect\CurVer
  • Key: CLSID\{DCA9F79B-903A-456D-847D-43A2EFE0476B}
  • Key: CLSID\{DCA9F79B-903A-456D-847D-43A2EFE0476B}\ProgID
  • Key: CLSID\{DCA9F79B-903A-456D-847D-43A2EFE0476B}\VersionIndependentProgID
  • Key: CLSID\{DCA9F79B-903A-456D-847D-43A2EFE0476B}\InprocServer32
    Value: ThreadingModel
  • Key: CLSID\{DCA9F79B-903A-456D-847D-43A2EFE0476B}\TypeLib
  • Key: TypeLib\{55A59FFC-65F0-4995-93BA-D03EAA16443D}\1.0
  • Key: TypeLib\{55A59FFC-65F0-4995-93BA-D03EAA16443D}\1.0\FLAGS
  • Key: TypeLib\{55A59FFC-65F0-4995-93BA-D03EAA16443D}\1.0\0\win32
  • Key: TypeLib\{55A59FFC-65F0-4995-93BA-D03EAA16443D}\1.0\HELPDIR
  • Key: Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\MenuExt\Dogpile Cursor Search
    Value: Contexts
  • Key: CLSID\{5E92F538-B50B-46c5-9C5F-C6EECED3F6C6}
    Value: HelpText
  • Key: CLSID\{5E92F538-B50B-46c5-9C5F-C6EECED3F6C6}\InprocServer32
    Value: ThreadingModel
  • Key: CLSID\{5E92F538-B50B-46c5-9C5F-C6EECED3F6C6}\TypeLib
  • Key:

Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use Dogpile Toolbar Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

Uninstall Dogpile Toolbar related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Dogpile Toolbar entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version if Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If Dogpile Toolbar won't uninstall or gives you error message that you do not have sufficient rights to do this perform below instructions in Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking or use Dogpile Toolbar Removal Tool.

Windows 10

  • Click on the Start menu and choose Settings

  • Then click on System and choose Apps & Features in the left column

  • Find Dogpile Toolbar under in the list and click Uninstall button near it.

  • Confirm by clicking Uninstall button in opened window if necessary.

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Windows 8

  • Right click on the bottom left corner of the screen (while on your desktop)

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Click Uninstall a program under Programs and Features.

  • Locate Dogpile Toolbar or other related suspicious program.

  • Click Uninstall button.

  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.

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Windows 7

  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.

  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.

  • In the list of installed programs find Dogpile Toolbar

  • Click Uninstall button.

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Windows XP

  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find Dogpile Toolbar related entries.

  • Click Remove button.

Remove Dogpile Toolbar extension from your browsers

Dogpile Toolbar in some cases can create browsers extension. We recommend you to use free option Toolbar Remover under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware to remove unwanted browser extensions related to Dogpile Toolbar. We recommend you to perform scan your PC with SpyHunter or Stronghold AntiMalware. To remove extenions from your browsers manually do the following:

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Internet Explorer

  • While in Internet Explorer click cogwheel icon in the top right corner

  • In the menu choose the Manage Add-ons

  • Select Toolbar and Extension tab.

  • Choose Dogpile Toolbar or other related adware BHO.

  • Click Disable button.

Warning: This option will only disable unwanted plugin. For effective Dogpile Toolbar removal use Dogpile Toolbar Removal Tool.

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Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome.

  • In the address bar type chrome://extensions/

  • In the list of add-ons find Dogpile Toolbar and click recycle bin icon.

  • Confirm Dogpile Toolbar removal.

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Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox

  • In the address bar type about:addons

  • Click Extensions tab.

  • In the list of extension locate Dogpile Toolbar.

  • Click Remove button near it.

Reset browsers search and homepage settings

Dogpile Toolbar can affect your browsers which results in browser redirection or search hijack. We recommend you to use free option Reset Browsers under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware to reset all the browsers at once. Mention that you need to remove all files and kill all processes belonging to Dogpile Toolbar before doing this. To reset your browsers manually and restore your homepage perform the following steps:

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Internet Explorer

  • If you use Windows XP, click Start, and then click Run. Type the following in the Open box without quotes, and press Enter: "inetcpl.cpl"

  • If you use Windows 7 or Windows Vista, click Start. Type the following in the Search box without quotes, and press Enter: "inetcpl.cpl"

  • Click the Advanced tab

  • In Reset Internet Explorer settings, click Reset. Click Reset in opened window again.

  • Select Delete personal settings checkbox to remove browsing history, search providers, homepage

  • After Internet Explorer finishes resetting, click Close in the Reset Internet Explorer Settings dialog box

Warning: In case this option will not work use free option Reset Browsers under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware.

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Google Chrome

  • Go to the installation folder of Google Chrome: C:\Users\"your username"\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\Application\User Data.

  • In the User Data folder, look for a file named as Default and rename it to DefaultBackup.

  • Launch Google Chrome and a new clean Default file will be created.

Warning: This option might not work if in Google Chrome you use online synchronization between PCs. In this case use free option Reset Browsers under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware.

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Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox

  • Go to Help > Troubleshooting Information in menu.

  • Click the Reset Firefox button.

  • After Firefox is done, it will show a window and create folder on the desktop. Click Finish.

Warning: This option will also clean all your account passwords for all websites. If you don't want it use free option Reset Browsers under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware.

Information provided by: Aleksei Abalmasov

Here are the descriptions of problems connected with Dogpile Toolbar and system.exe we received earlier:

Problem Summary: n on-removal of dogpile

re my PAID for licence: TRUSWRD000-0000-R3PR-0001-9S10-06D8

I have had 2 computer crashes and have been unable to complete the dogpile removal.

Can we start again please, so that this can be removed?

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: i have the dogpile toolbar and want to delete it

somehow i have the dogpile toolbar and want it deleted can you help me thanks

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: Have not been able to remove Dogpile Toolbar from my computer. No longer desire to have it.

I mistakedly downloaded dogpile and cannot get it off my toolbar.

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: dogpile

how to get rid of dog pile

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: I want to get rid of Dog pile toolbar

i installed it and then it just did something differnet

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

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