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Should I remove Beamrise?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
59% remove it41% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,360
United States Rank #32,657
Reach 0.0454%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.63 days
107.20 days >
Average installed length: 56.33 days


32.2.1700.77 3.41%
32.1.1700.77 3.75%
31.0.1650.7639 20.48% 3.75% 8.53% 11.95% 6.48% 0.68% 16.72% 0.34% 6.48% 5.12% 0.34% 0.68% 2.39% 3.41% 0.68% 0.68% 1.02% 0.34% 2.05% 0.34% 0.34%

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What is Beamrise?

Beamrise is an ad-supported (users may see additional banner, search, pop-up, pop-under, interstitial and in-text link advertisements) cross web browser plugin for Internet Explorer (BHO) and Firefox/Chrome (plugin) and distributed through various monitization platforms during installation. The browser extension includes various features that will modify the default or custom settings of the browser including the home page, search settings and in some cases will modify Internet Explorer's load time threshold, place a lock file within firefox to prevent competing software from changing its settings as well as disable the browser's Content Security Policy in order to allow for cross site scripting of the plugin.

About  (from the publisher)

Beamrise is a next-generation Internet browser that unites browsing and chatting. Seemingly similar to Google Chrome, Safari, and Firefox; Beamrise goes one step further and brings your favorite messenger with you as you surf the Internet. Switching through different tabs to maintain conversations is no longer necessar...  Read more
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Displays unwanted advertisements
  • May modify the web browser's home page
Bundled relationships
Learn how to remove Beamrise.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application
Uninstaller: "C:\Documents and Settings\user\Local\BeamriseUninstall\Bootstrapper{1.Y2VqPwRP.100}.exe" uninstall –slot=1
Estimated size: 221.89 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Beamrise

Program executable:beamrise.exe
Path:C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application\beamrise.exe
Additional files:
  • old_chrome.exe (by The Beamrise Authors) - Beamrise

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • beamrise.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Beamrise' and executes as "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Beamrise\Application\beamrise.exe" --auto-launch-at-startup --profile-directory="Default".
  • old_chrome.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Beamrise' and executes as "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Beamrise\Application\beamrise.exe" --no-startup-window --auto-launch-at-startup --profile-directory="Default".
Startup File (User Run Once)
  • beamrise.exe is loaded once in the current user (HKCU) registry as a startup file name 'Application Restart #1' which loads as C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Beamrise\Application\beamrise.exe --flag-switches-begin --flag-switches-end --restore-last-session -- httC://www.techsmith.com/.

How do I remove Beamrise?

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Or, you can uninstall Beamrise from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Beamrise, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Beamrise.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win XP 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 59%
Keep it 41%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.35%
Windows 8 16.72%
Windows XP 5.80%
Windows Vista 5.12%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.10%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.38%
Windows 7 Professional 10.34%
Windows 7 Home Basic 10.00%
Windows 7 Starter 6.55%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.86%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.80% of installs come from Brazil
Which countries install it?
  Brazil 42.80%
  France 11.44%
  Mexico 10.70%
  Italy 7.75%
  United States 7.38%
  Spain 3.32%
  Argentina 2.58%
  Germany 1.85%
  MA 1.11%
  Ecuador 1.11%
  DZ 1.11%
  IQ 1.11%
  Korea 0.74%
  Pakistan 0.74%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.63%
Acer 20.12%
Dell 15.38%
Samsung 14.79%
ASUS 9.47%
Lenovo 4.73%
Toshiba 2.37%
American Megatrends 1.78%
NEC 1.18%
Common models
Positivo Positivo MO... 8.96%
MSI MS-7788 2.99%
Samsung RV415/RV515 2.99%
HP Pavilion g4 Notebook P... 2.24%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.24%
Acer Aspire E1-571 1.49%


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