Removing picture from Internet Explorer toolbar

I've recently installed some ISP software on my PC and I've noticed that when I run IE 5 or Windows Explorer there is a picture running accross the toolbar buttons of these apps. The picture in this case is the IPS companie's logo.

I know there is a registry key that is responsible for this which sets what picture is spread accross the toolbar, question is where is this key as I would like to remove the picture and return things to their normal state.
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Jason EvansSenior Software DeveloperAsked:
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dew_associatesCommented:
Is this logo running across or through the tools bars or is there just an icon?
Dennis
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Jason EvansSenior Software DeveloperAuthor Commented:
It's running through the toolbar i.e. it's being tiled.
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liebrandCommented:
Click Start / Run and type REGEDIT and go to the following key:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar

and delete the BackBitmapIE5 string value.

This should take care of your problem.
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AnthemCommented:
MrClyfar,

This is what you want to do:

1.  Open the registry editor by typing in regedit from RUN.

2.  Go to HKey_Current_User / Software / Microsoft / Internet Explorer / Toolbar.

3.  Delete BackBitmap if you do not want a background on your toolbar or change it to one you perfer by typing in the path to a bitmap.

Also,  If the ISP is coming up in the title bar you can remove it by doing the following:

http://www.windows-help.net/windows95/ie40-46.shtml

Hope this helped,

Anthem :0)
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AnthemCommented:
Sorry,

Looks as if liebrand beat me to the punch on the original question.  Please reject my answer and accept his if this resolves your issue.


Thanks-

Anthem
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Jason EvansSenior Software DeveloperAuthor Commented:
That got rid of the problem with IE5, but the picture still appears on my Windows Explorer toolbar.

Any ideas?
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liebrandCommented:
Go to the same place in the registry and remove the string BackBitmap. The BackBitmapIE5 just changes the background of the toolbars under IE5, where BackBitmap changes it for IE5 and Windows Explorer.
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Patricia Siu-Lai HoCommented:
Anthem, if you aware that you can withdraw your proposed answer and change it into a comment.
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Jason EvansSenior Software DeveloperAuthor Commented:
Thanks for being honest Anthem. I think it's only right that I give the points to liebrand.
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Jason EvansSenior Software DeveloperAuthor Commented:
Thanks.
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