What is TBHostSupport.dll?
TBHostSupport.dll is a dynamic link library file. This file can be found in a folder named %LOCALAPPDATA%. TBHostSupport.dll is associated with Conduit programs. If pop-up notifications concerning this file appear on your screen it is most likely because you tried to delete a Conduit program. In order to get rid of TBHostSupport.dll you need to properly uninstall a Conduit program that is related to this file.
How does TBHostSupport.dll work?
The pop-up messages that inform you of TBHostSupport.dll file usually look like this:
“RUNDLL – Error loading
The specified module could not be found.
RunDLL – There was a problem starting
The specified module could not be found.”
Every time you turn on your computer it tries to run TBHostSupport.dll file which is either corrupted or no longer there. As it has already been mentioned, this file is associated with Conduit programs such as ScenicReflections Toolbar, ConnectSo Toolbar and other similar applications that are called Conduit Community Toolbars. These programs usually come bundled with other software such as Customized Web Search and a browser hijacker called search.conduit.com. These programs are not considered malicious, however, they can be quite annoying. The constant ads, pop-ups and sponsored links may become a part of your browsing experience which is probably not something that you need or want. The browser hijacker can also modify your settings changing your default search engine and home page to search.conduit.com. Your search results may also be modified by these programs. The links you will be provided with may not be completely safe and by clicking on them you may be redirected to corrupted websites that can cause your PC to get infected.
It is evident that Conduit programs can do more harm than good. If TBHostSupport.dll message keeps reappearing you will have to eliminate the Conduit program causing this pop-up. That is the only way to remove TBHostSupport.dll.
How to remove TBHostSupport.dll related software?
If you want to remove TBHostSupport.dll related software we suggest to download a powerful malware removal tool like SpyHunter. It will detect all elements that need to be eliminated in order to get rid of TBHostSupport.dll messages. The reason we do not recommend manual removal is because you need to make sure that all components are deleted otherwise the messages will keep reappearing. However, if you still want to try and remove TBHostSupport.dll related software manually you can use the instructions provided below.
Windows 7 and Vista
- Click on Start and go to Control Panel
- Click Uninstall a program
- Select the unwanted program
- Click Uninstall
- Access Control Panel via Start menu
- Select Add/Remove Programs
- Choose the unwanted application
- Click Uninstall
- Right-click on the background of the Metro UI
- Select All apps
- Click on Control Panel
- Select Uninstall a program.
- Right-click the unwanted program
- Select Uninstall