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Should I remove COTM Reminder by We-Care.com?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
67% remove it33% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #33,097
United States Rank #18,138
Reach 0.0043%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 37.81 days
427.29 days >
Average installed length: 224.51 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
4.1.21.2 100.00%

COTM Reminder by We-Care.com v4.1.21.2

What is COTM Reminder by We-Care.com?

COTM Reminder by We-Care.com is a web browser toolbar designed for various charity organizations with the intention of providing a percentage of any purchases made by the user using the toolbar through a valid merchant back to the charity. The We-Care.com toolbar relies on the consumer becoming a member. If the consumer buys through this toolbar throgh a set of affiliate merchants they will donate a percentage of their purchase to a charity of their choice.

About  (from We-Care.com)

Use these Downloads to promote and raise money for your cause. The We-Care Reminder automatically makes your purchases count, even when you forget to click through the mall. You and your friends can fundraise as a team with the Shop & Give Gadget. And you can use our Web Badges to drive traffic from your website, blog,...  Read more

Overview

It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named iehelperv2.5.0.dll. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 1.21 MB (1,267,200 bytes). The installed file wcautoupdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered.
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
COTM Reminder by We-Care.com has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.we-care.com
Installation folder: C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application data\wecarereminder
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{A6558E2A-FAF9-4570-AA49-6328D0354517}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.21 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by COTM Reminder by We-Care.com v4.1.21.2

Program module:iehelperv2.5.0.dll
Name:WeCareReminder
We-Care.com Browser Helper
Path:C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application data\wecarereminder\iehelperv2.5.0.dll
MD5:45443913763f83c4296090fbc7ff26a1
Additional files:
  • wcautoupdate.exe - Auto-Update.exe for We-Care Reminder
  • reminderhelper.exe - ReminderHelper (WeCareReminder Helper App)
  • iehelperv2.5.0ps.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • iehelperv2.5.0.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'WeCareReminder Class' with the class of {D824F0DE-3D60-4F57-9EB1-66033ECD8ABB} (WeCareReminder).

How do I remove COTM Reminder by We-Care.com?

Quickly and completely remove COTM Reminder by We-Care.com v4.1.21.2 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
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Or, you can uninstall COTM Reminder by We-Care.com 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 COTM Reminder by We-Care.com v4.1.21.2, 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 COTM Reminder by We-Care.com.
  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.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by COTM Reminder by We-Care.com v4.1.21.2 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 39%
Win XP 4%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 67%
Keep it 33%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#33,097

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 39.29%
Windows Vista 35.71%
Windows XP 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 28.57%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 25.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.71%
Windows Vista Home Basic 10.71%
Windows 7 Professional 3.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

93.75% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 93.75%
  Iran 4.17%
  IQ 2.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 34.78%
Acer 26.09%
Hewlett-Packard 17.39%
Intel 8.70%
Toshiba 4.35%
American Megatrends 4.35%
Compaq 4.35%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite T135 4.00%
SNC302EEH VIA_K7 4.00%
P4M80P snc302eeh 4.00%
NVIDIA 122-CK-NF68 4.00%
innotek GmbH VirtualBox 4.00%
HP-Pavilion GX766AA-ABA a... 4.00%

About (from We-Care.com)

We-Care.com is much more than an online shopping mall. With more than 2500 merchants, we empower you to Shop with Purpose.
Publisher URL: www.we-care.com

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