Application Ask Toolbar

A guide to uninstall Ask Toolbar from your computer

Ask Toolbar is a Windows application. Read below about how to uninstall it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by You can find out more on or check for application updates here. The application is usually found in the C:\Program Files\ folder. Take into account that this path can vary being determined by the user's choice. You can remove Ask Toolbar by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{86D4B82A-ABED-442A-BE86-96357B70F4FE}. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file has a size of 131.66 KB (134824 bytes) on disk and is called UpdateTask.exe.

The executables below are part of Ask Toolbar. They take about 1.24 MB (1304224 bytes) on disk.

  • precache.exe (69.16 KB)
  • SaUpdate.exe (192.16 KB)
  • UpdateTask.exe (131.66 KB)
  • Updater.exe (880.66 KB)

The current page applies to Ask Toolbar version alone. For more Ask Toolbar versions please click below: to view all...
Ask Toolbar has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall Ask Toolbar:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\assets\oobe\b.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\assets\oobe\bl.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\assets\oobe\br.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\assets\oobe\l.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\assets\oobe\pointer.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\assets\oobe\r.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\assets\oobe\t.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\assets\oobe\tl.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\assets\oobe\tr.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\cobrand.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\config.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\favicon.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\GenericAskToolbar.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\mupcfg.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\precache.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\SaUpdate.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\TaskScheduler.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\Updater\config.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\Updater\Updater.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\\UpdateTask.exe

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{86D4B82A-ABED-442A-BE86-96357B70F4FE}

How to erase Ask Toolbar from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Ask Toolbar is an application marketed by Some computer users decide to remove it. This is easier said than done because removing this by hand takes some skill related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK manner to remove Ask Toolbar is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Ask Toolbar or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Ask Toolbar". If it is installed on your PC the Ask Toolbar application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Ask Toolbar in the list of programs, some information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Ask Toolbar, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Ask Toolbar.
Uninstall Ask Toolbar

8. After removing Ask Toolbar, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Ask Toolbar that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Ask Toolbar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Ask Toolbar by from your computer, we are not saying that Ask Toolbar by is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Ask Toolbar in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 10:12:25.580