how-to block ads
A quick solution to try would be Start > Run > and type (or copy/paste this exactly) Rundll32 IedkCS32.dll,Clear
Click OK. As long as the dll file is still there, this should fix it and if the file no longer exists, you'll just get the "Windows can't find ..." message.
If the above doesn't remove the branding and you're comfortable editing your registry, you can Open regedit, and go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main and on the right look for Window title, and change it there.
There are also several free programs that you can use to change it, Spyware Blaster, freeware or TuneUp Utilities which is free to try.