Application Ask Toolbar

A way 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)\\fv_1ed6.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)\\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\Classes\Installer\Products\A28B4D68DEBAA244EB686953B7074FEF
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{86D4B82A-ABED-442A-BE86-96357B70F4FE}

Additional values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\A28B4D68DEBAA244EB686953B7074FEF\ProductName

A way to remove Ask Toolbar from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Ask Toolbar is a program by the software company Some computer users decide to uninstall this application. This is hard because doing this by hand takes some skill related to Windows program uninstallation. The best EASY action to uninstall Ask Toolbar is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

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


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Ask Toolbar or simply click the Search field and type in "Ask Toolbar". If it is installed on your PC the Ask Toolbar application will be found automatically. Notice that after you click Ask Toolbar in the list of applications, some data regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding Ask Toolbar, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Ask Toolbar.
Uninstall Ask Toolbar

8. After removing Ask Toolbar, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Ask Toolbar which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Ask Toolbar using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.

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


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Ask Toolbar by from your computer, nor are we saying that Ask Toolbar by is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Ask Toolbar supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-21 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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