toolband.dll - Is toolband.dll trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is toolband.dll?
Purpose of toolband.dll:



Process or task name:

Be sure to always double check your spelling if you are concerned about spyware, as often spyware will use a very similiar spelling of system processes or other common tasks. toolband.dll

File type:
Dll program - Files that have a dll extension are called modules/functions or programs loaded into memory.

Purpose of this file:
Toolband.dll is a program that normally would have been installed by you or with some other application. Be sure to check the disk location shown below to verify this, as most spyware and virus writers often name files similiar names in an attempt to fool you. This file name is used by many different programs, so it can span many different things. It is a BHO that runs in your browser, and is a name used by Canon or Lexmark for printing, however it has also been used in the past by coolwebsearch which is a well known spyware and adware related module. If you have not specifically installed this toolbar yourself, then remove the BHO (use a BHO remover or use the BHO button on Complete Cleanup). Otherwise it is safe to leave it it is a printing toolbar that you are using and installed yourself. Visit toolband.dll for complete information on this task or process. If you would like help on other tasks or processes, you can view the entire process and task directory here.

What is the toolband.dll location, where is it stored on my computer?
The actual disk location of this program is: C:\Program Files\Lexmark Toolbar\toolband.dll


Note on file and folder locations: Remember that although many files are always in default file locations, some files can easily be moved to different locations or change names like many virus, spyware, or malware do. If you suspect you have a virus or spyware, check to see if you see a similiar names stored elsewhere. It always helps to check your tasklist also to see what is currently running on your computer. You can always view the tasklist on your computer by pressing ctrl-alt-del to view your "task manager", and then click the "processes" tab. This will show you all tasks running on your computer. Dll files will NOT show on your computer tasklist, as dll files are actually part of other processes. You may see similiar program names running if spyware or adware is on your computer, for example, toolband.dll may be slightly misspelled to keep you from finding it, or spyware and adware may be named very similiar to a system file. Make sure always check the location of tasks or processes if you are concerned. toolband.dll can also be used by other programs or software, as there is no standard on software program names what companies choose.

  • Is toolband.dll spyware?
        No.

  • Is this considered adware or popup related?
        No.

  • Is this considered a virus or trojan?
        No.

  • Would you recommend that I remove toolband.dll?
        No, I would not remove this file.

  • View All Tasks and Processes
    Toolband.dll is a program that normally would have been installed by you or with some other application. Be sure to check the disk location shown below to verify this, as most spyware and virus writers often name files similiar names in an attempt to fool you. This file name is used by many different programs, so it can span many different things. It is a BHO that runs in your browser, and is a name used by Canon or Lexmark for printing, however it has also been used in the past by coolwebsearch which is a well known spyware and adware related module. If you have not specifically installed this toolbar yourself, then remove the BHO (use a BHO remover or use the BHO button on Complete Cleanup). Otherwise it is safe to leave it it is a printing toolbar that you are using and installed yourself. The actual disk location of this program is: C:\Program Files\Lexmark Toolbar\toolband.dll Please feel free to check www.what-is-exe.com for any future lookups or updates, as this index is continually changing and expanding.