74,139,804 programs installed

Should I remove FB Video Downloader?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
21% remove it79% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Reach 0.0001%


78 100.00%

FB Video Downloader

What is FB Video Downloader?  (from PC Gizmos LTD)

See a video on Facebook you fancy? Don't want to limit yourself to watching videos online? Now you can easily download from Facebook any video you have access to with a single click. With Facebook Video Downloader you can watch the videos anywhere and anytime you choose. All you need to do is to download and install Fa...  Read more


FB Video Downloader is a software program developed by PC Gizmos LTD. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named pc_171208.en_78.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 3.85 MB (4,038,624 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 80% of users of FB Video Downloader come from the United States, it is also popular in Qatar.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pc-gizmos.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\pc-gizmos
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\PC-Gizmos\Uninstall_171208.bat
Estimated size: 3.85 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FB Video Downloader

Program executable:pc_171208.en_78.exe
Name:PC Gizmos
Additional files:
  • PCGizmosBHO.dll - PC Gizmos BHO
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • libeay32.2.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • PCGizmosBHO.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'PC Gizmos BHO' with the class of {A817C286-3D6B-4ECD-A99C-E44E50DBC523} (PCGizmosBHO).
Startup File (User Run)
  • PC_171208.en_78.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'PC_GIZMOS' and executes as "C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\PC-Gizmos\PC_152072.en_78.exe" --update.

How do I remove FB Video Downloader?

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

How do I reset my web browser?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 8 50%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%

Windows OS versionsWindows

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

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  Qatar 20.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Samsung 50.00%
ASUS 50.00%

About (from PC Gizmos LTD)

Here at PC-Gizmos we are dedicated to creating simple, easy to use tools that tweak your favorite websites to make your life easier.
Publisher URL: www.pc-gizmos.com


user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.