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Should I remove Browser Hero?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
74% remove it26% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Poor
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How common is it?
Reach <0.001%

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0 100.00%

Browser Hero

What is Browser Hero?

This adware (AKA WinCheck, CMI, ConvertAd) is an ad Injector that is typically bundled with unwanted software offers. This particular ad injector is an unwanted software program that is deceptive, difficult to remove as well as impacts the security of the user's privacy and computer health. It also displays intrusive advertisements in the browser which promote and trick users into installing other unwanted adware or malware. The program, which runs as a startup process in the background works by injecting into the browser ads on web pages that either do not normally appear or by replacing existing ads that are part of the existing site with ads from different companies with low quality offerings as well as malware. It works by monitoring and intercepting the user's web browser connections and injecting new content before the browser serve it up.

Overview

Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 17 files and is usually about 1.23 MB (1,291,016 bytes). chrome_gp_update.js is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Browser Hero
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Browser Hero\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 1.23 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Browser Hero

  • chrome_gp_update.js
  • chrome_installer.js
  • chrome_workaround.js
  • common.js
  • firefox_installer.js
  • gpedit.exe
  • ie_installer.js
  • installer.js
  • main_installer.js
  • migrate.js
  • projectInstaller.js
  • repair.js
  • repair_data.json
  • SoftwareDetector.exe
  • storageedit.exe
  • uninstall.exe
  • sqlite3.exe

How do I remove Browser Hero?

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Or, you can uninstall Browser Hero 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 Browser Hero, 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 Browser Hero.
  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.

USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 74%
Keep it 26%
 
MOST USED OS
~99%
Windows 7 (SP1)
 
COUNTRY POPULARITY
100.00%
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

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