The Television Fanatic toolbar generally receives negative reviews. The toolbar software receives a rating of 1.4 out of 5 stars on SiteJabber.com and a rating of 1 out of 5 stars on Highya.com, as of June 2015.
Reviewers on SiteJabber.com claim that the software contains malware and adware viruses that infect a computer when installing or downloading the toolbar. Reviewers on ComplaintsBoard.com cite the same problems with viruses after downloading the Television Fanatic toolbar. One reviewer on SiteJabber.com wrote that her computer's anti-virus software categorizes the toolbar as a spyware/malware source. However, five of the 62 reviewers on SiteJabber.com give toolbar five stars, and two of those reviews state that they did not acquire a computer virus from the software.