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32% remove it68% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #42,629
United States Rank #36,010
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Versions

VersionDistribution
4.2.5.28 100.00%

Crawler Desktop Weather

Overview

Crawler Desktop Weather is a software program developed by Crawler. It adds registry enrty for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named cweather.exe. The setup package generally installs about 20 files and is usually about 67.06 MB (70,315,887 bytes). The installed file CUpdate.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. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 69% of users of Crawler Desktop Weather come from the United States, it is also popular in Belgium and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.crawler.com
Help link: www.crawler.com/faqs.aspx
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Crawler\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Crawler\Weather\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 67.06 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Crawler Desktop Weather

Program executable:cweather.exe
Name:Crawler Weather
Desktop Weather
Path:C:\Program Files\crawler\weather\cweather.exe
MD5:b1276ac80618bc346145e08e15204378
Additional files:
  • ctbcomm.dll - Crawler Toolbar (Crawler Toolbar Common Extension)
  • ctbr.dll - Crawler Toolbar Browser Object
  • CTipsDef.dll - Crawler Tips for CT5
  • CToolbar.exe
  • WebSecurityGuard.dll - Crawler Web Security Guard
  • CShared.dll - Crawler Shared Library
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • CMail.exe - Mail Notifier
  • CMailDll.dll - Mail Plugin Support Lib
  • CNotes.exe - Crawler Notes
  • CPhoto.dll - Photo Support Library
  • CRadio.exe - Radio & MP3 Player
  • CRadioScheduler.exe - Radio & MP3 Player Scheduler
  • CRSSRead.exe - RSS Feed Reader
  • CUpdate.exe - Crawler Toolbar Update Utility
  • cweather.dll - Weather plugin
  • dll_cweather.dll - Crawler Weather Extension
  • libeay32.dll
  • ssleay32.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • ctbr.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a Browser Helper Object with the class of {1CB20BF0-BBAE-40A7-93F4-6435FF3D0411}.
2 Internet Explorer Extensions
  • CWeather.exe is installed as an Internet Explorer extension using the class {B1CF6225-211E-4B4C-B466-5F224E348FF3}.
  • CNotes.exe is installed as an Internet Explorer extension using the class {035E680E-B668-472F-91F3-E850BCC5051F}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • ctbr.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name '&Crawler Toolbar' with the class of {4B3803EA-5230-4DC3-A7FC-33638F3D3542}.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • ctbr.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named '&Crawler Toolbar' with a class of {4B3803EA-5230-4DC3-A7FC-33638F3D3542}.
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • CWeather.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'RunWeather' and executes as C:\Program Files\Crawler\Weather\CWeather.exe /SHOWTRAY.
  • CMail.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'CrawlerMail' and executes as C:\progra~2\crawler\cmail.exe /startup.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

CToolbar.exe
Memory:25.26 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.3347312526%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.24067852%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.09405273%
0.015104% average
CWeather.exe
Memory:4.82 MB
Total CPU:0.3470200968%
Kernel CPU:0.31096606%
User CPU:0.03605404%
Switches/sec:199
CMail.exe
Memory:3.55 MB
Total CPU:0.0421298641%
Kernel CPU:0.03554838%
User CPU:0.00658148%
Switches/sec:49

How do I remove Crawler Desktop Weather?

Quickly and completely remove Crawler Desktop Weather from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Crawler Desktop Weather 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 Crawler Desktop Weather, 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 Crawler Desktop Weather.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Crawler Desktop Weather you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win Vista (SP2) 29%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 32%
Keep it 68%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.43%
Windows Vista 28.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 28.57%
Windows 7 Home Basic 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%
Windows 7 Starter 14.29%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.23%
  Belgium 7.69%
  Germany 7.69%
  Mexico 7.69%
  Russia 7.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
ASUS 16.67%
Acer 16.67%
Toshiba 16.67%
Common models
Acer AOD270 16.67%
ASUSTeK N61Da 16.67%
HP Pro 3400 Series MT 16.67%
HP-Pavilion AY022AA-ABA p... 16.67%
Micro-Star MS-7345 16.67%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 16.67%

About Crawler

Run by Xacti Group Companies Crawler provides toolbar type programs for various Web browsers.
Publisher URL: www.crawler.com

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