Bing Bar

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
3.1
out of 31 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    7.3.126.0
  • Total Downloads:
    178,359
  • Date Added:
    Mar. 18, 2014
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    10.48MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    313
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:
    #6 in Search Tools

Editors' Review

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With these two programs, you will lose nothing in Internet or on your PC. MSN Search Toolbar could be a nice addition to Internet Explorer, yet it is wholly focused on Microsoft search services. You can t add other search engines. The built-in pop-up blocker handled well standard ads yet let in DHTML (fly-in) pop-ups. However, the second component does make the suite worth downloading. With Windows Desktop Search, finding a document by its contents takes seconds. The program uses the familiar Explorer interface. We found very convenient the ability to preview the contents of various documents. The program gives you full control over indexing. You can select folders and file types to index or skip. Not to slow down your computer, the program can automatically pause indexing when you work on your PC. Windows Desktop Search doesn t hog much system memory when idle. All told, the utility is a must-have if you need to quickly locate files on your PC.
 
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User Reviews
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5 stars

"Great Product By Microsoft"

January 21, 2014  |  By TheMightyCraken

 |  Version: Bing Bar 7.3.117.0

Pros

Its really snappy and enables me to get points only by searching.

Cons

Its a bit oldish, not Windows 8 friendly yet.

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4 stars

"The official microsoft browser toolbar."

October 28, 2013  |  By weegee2899

 |  Version: Bing Bar 7.2.237.0

Pros

I haven't really tried it, but it is by microsoft so it is safe.

Cons

Like I said, haven't tried the toolbar.

Summary

Do not download it here! It says installer enabled! Download it from microsoft!

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1 stars

"Not of any use."

October 07, 2012  |  By Bingsucks

 |  Version: Bing Bar 7.0.609.0

Pros

None. None. None.

Cons

Obnoxious. Interferes with my email.

Summary

Don't get Bing.
If it infiltrates your computer get rid of it.

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4 stars

"Good on IE,I like it but does not install on Firefox"

December 25, 2011  |  By Musa Isiyaku

 |  Version: Bing Bar 7.0.609.0

Pros

Very Good and a pick for all

Cons

It does not install on Firefox

Summary

bingbar has almost everything I needed for fast information especially with regards to my mails, weather report, Facebook and news. Can I get the one that works on Firefox also.

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2 stars

"Had it, lost it, can't get it back"

September 12, 2011  |  By mphmcm

 |  Version: Bing Bar 7.0.609.0

Pros

Liked the features used it on both windows xp and 7

Cons

Lost it on windows 7. Tryed everything microsoft suggested to get it back to no avail.

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2 stars

"It's OK. I guess I'm stuck with it."

August 25, 2011  |  By pagarymac

 |  Version: Bing Bar 7.0.609.0

Pros

Can't say anything positive because I am still peeved that this version was foisted on me.

Cons

Does not have the sophisticated look and feel of the previous version. I hate the search bar being in the middle.

Summary

I had the update for V7 supressed because I preferred V6. And still one day the update was somehow sneakily foisted on me against my desires. Whatever benefit this new version provides should have been incorporated within the much better operational and visual esthetics of V6. Boo to BING.

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3 stars

"B/ Bar is good when it comes to getting quick results."

May 25, 2011  |  By etibeleirbag

 |  Version: Bing Bar 7.0.609.0

Pros

I think i like the features in 7.0.609.0 Bing Bar, although i needed more time before making fair statement.

Cons

If Bing Bar can only function with Internet Explorer browser, it means that the benefits of your technology will not be fully put to use.

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5 stars

"An excellent toolbar for IE"

April 20, 2011  |  By iwillneverstop

 |  Version: Bing Bar 7.0.609.0

Pros

-Integrated very well with many MS services such as Bing, Maps, Movie, News, Games
-Support getting mails from yahoo mail. google mail, hotmails
-Facebook integration
... and many other cool features

Cons

None, I've not found yet.

Summary

Just try it and spend sometime playing with it, you will be satisfied.

Never "Just install and see only".

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1 stars

"Never install toolbars!"

April 14, 2011  |  By Manix820

 |  Version: Bing Bar 7.0.609.0

Pros

None! Its a toolbar!

Cons

Everything! Do not, under any circumstance, install Toolbars! They are useless, typically contain spyware, and bog up the system.

Summary

Just dont install toolbars!

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1 stars

"BING SUCKS"

April 14, 2011  |  By rinnie1

 |  Version: Bing Bar 7.0.609.0

Pros

NONE. There is NOTHING worthwhile about this product.

Cons

What it returns does NOT make any sense at all. It presents the least relevant stuff first, and the remotely relevant items are buried. If you like Google, you will LOATHE Bing. It horns in and takes over without your permission on other products...

Summary

TOTAL WASTE of time to use Bing. TOTAL WASTE of computer space to even install the search bar. If it were living, I'd say it uses too much oxygen. My only wish is that there were a way to give it a NEGATIVE FIVE rating.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher MSN
Publisher web site http://toolbar.msn.com
Release Date March 18, 2014
Date Added March 18, 2014
Version 7.3.126.0
Category
Category Internet Software
Subcategory Search Tools
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows
Additional Requirements Internet Explorer 7
Download Information
File Size 10.48MB
File Name BingBarSetup.EXE
Popularity
Total Downloads 178,359
Downloads Last Week 313
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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