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What percent of users and experts removed it?
74% remove it26% keep it
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

Browse Launch

What is Browse Launch?

ConvertAd is an adware program. Per the publishers terms, "the Software interacts with your computer by converting words on pages you view into hyperlinks that are linked to advertisements; communicating with our servers to check for new offers, the placement of offers, the date and time you install and uninstall the Software, and whether an updated version of the Software is available; monitoring and recording the domain name of each page you view, the advertisements that appear on these pages, and the advertisements that you click."


The main program executable is anskc09b.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 1.95 MB (2,041,724 bytes).
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Displays unwanted advertisements
  • The wisdom of the crowd agrees, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Browse Launch.
anskc09b.exe (fcf64ba288344badb60d3cc76f12eec1) has been flagged by the following 13 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 537 Application.Generic.1262032
AVware Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
Baidu-International Adware.Win32.ConvertAd.JV
Bitdefender Application.Generic.1262032
ESET-NOD32 9.11576 a variant of Win32/Adware.ConvertAd.JV
Fortinet FortiGate 8/16/2015 Riskware/ConvertAd
F-Secure 11.2015-16-08_1 Application.Generic.1262032
G Data 15.8.25 Application.Generic.1262032
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.6671 BehavesLike.Win32.CryptDoma.th
MicroWorld-eScan Application.Generic.1262032
Sophos 4.98 Generic PUA OA
Symantec 8/16/2015 rev. 1 WS.Reputation
VIPRE Antivirus 39954 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
       View all 13 all detections

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\local\1085a05f-1430076715-9ee8-52eb-b35bd8ce337b
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\1085A05F-1430076715-9EE8-52EB-B35BD8CE337B\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 1.95 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Browse Launch

Program executable:anskc09b.exe (Malware detected)
Additional files:
  • rnsbC36C.exe
  • Uninstall.exe
  • rnswABE5.exe

How do I remove Browse Launch?

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Or, you can uninstall Browse Launch 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 Browse Launch, 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 Browse Launch.
  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.
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Win 8 75%
Win 7 (SP1) 25%
Uninstall it 74%
Keep it 26%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 75.00%
Windows 7 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 50.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 25.00%
Windows 7 Home Basic 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 77.78%
  Mexico 11.11%
  Saudi Arabia 11.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
ASUS 33.33%
Common models
Sony SVE14111ELW 25.00%
MSI MS-7918 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1414 25.00%
ASUSTeK X202E 25.00%


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