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What percent of users and experts removed it?
58% remove it42% keep it
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How common is it?
United States Rank #36,509
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 248.30 days
1111.95 days >
Average installed length: 584.24 days


VersionDistribution 33.33% 40.00% 26.67%


What is Crunchdeal?  (from Crunchdeal)

The Crunchdeal application is designed to help you compare products and prices while you shop online. When you visit an eCommerce or Travel web site, Crunchdeal detects the product you are looking at and automatically searches thousands of vendors for better prices. Alternative prices and other product information will...  Read more


Crunchdeal is a software program developed by Crunchdeal. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up (this is typically done to avoid any UAC prompts). It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named crunchdll.dll. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 1.96 MB (2,050,383 bytes). 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 78% of users of Crunchdeal come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.crunchdeal.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\crunchdeal\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Crunchdeal\\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 1.96 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Crunchdeal

Program module:crunchdll.dll
Name:Crunchdeal Assistant
Crunchdeal Assistant Main
Path:C:\Program Files\crunchdeal\\crunchdll.dll
Additional files:
  • crunchupd.exe - Crunchdeal Update Agent
  • crunchdll64.dll - Crunchdeal Assistant (Crunchdeal Assistant Main)
  • uninstall.exe - Personal Comparison Shopping Assistant

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • crunchdll.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Crunchdeal' with the class of {01FEFC77-1031-43C6-BA9A-FEC28E75607C}.
Scheduled Task
  • crunchupd.exe is scheduled as a task named 'CrunchDealUpdaterTime_01' (runs daily at 9:31 AM).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • crunchupd.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named CrunchDealUpdaterTask_Logon_01.

How do I remove Crunchdeal?

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Or, you can uninstall Crunchdeal 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 Crunchdeal, 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 Crunchdeal.
  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 Crunchdeal you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 87%
Win XP 7%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 58%
Keep it 42%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 86.67%
Windows Vista 6.67%
Windows XP 6.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 73.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

78.26% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 78.26%
  Germany 17.39%
  Brazil 4.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Dell 16.67%
ASUS 16.67%
Toshiba 8.33%
Sony 8.33%
Lenovo 8.33%
Acer 8.33%
American Megatrends 8.33%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite P105 9.09%
Sony VPCCW1S1E 9.09%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 9.09%
Hewlett-Packard 520-1047c 9.09%
Hewlett-Packard 310-1125y 9.09%


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