Should I remove Favourites CD Drive?
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Favourites CD Drive
What is Favourites CD Drive?
This is a WinCheck/CMI (variant) adware/browser hijacker variant that injects code into the user's web browser (IE, Chrome and Firefox). It is known as an ad-injector, a malicious process that once inside the web browser will hijack existing advertisements of underlying web sites (not associated with the website itself). It will also inject new ads in white space on the site or images that have standard banner sizes. These ads are typically for promoting shopping discount coupons, ads for PC optimizers or bundled PUP offers, or malvertising since it runs on sketchy ad networks.This runs as a startup process called WinCheck in the user's startup registry (Run key) and will execute each time the computer is restarted and the user logs in.
How do you know if you are infected? First, if you have this program installed then this adware is most likely still running. Next, you see ads in the browser that say something like "Ads by WinCheck".
The main program executable is pnsj2f40.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 908.92 KB (930,731 bytes).
- Possible malware installed by this program
- Displays unwanted advertisements
- The experts agree, you should remove it!
, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Favourites CD Drive.
|pnsj2f40.exe (c3ef54a8e4395040f6ce52698e75ba5f) has been flagged by the following 7 scanners:|
||a variant of Win32/Adware.ConvertAd.QH
||Generic PUA AP
||8/16/2015 rev. 1
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\local\a0160f7e-1429896985-dd11-8b04-abe5d7ecb8aa
Estimated size: 908.92 KB
Files installed by Favourites CD Drive
|Program executable:||pnsj2f40.exe (Malware detected)|
How do I remove Favourites CD Drive?
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Or, you can uninstall Favourites CD Drive from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
- 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:
When you find the program Favourites CD Drive, click it, and then do one of the following:
- Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
- Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Favourites CD Drive.
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.
- Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
- Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
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Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Vista (SP2) 33%
Uninstall it 82%
Keep it 18%
Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Which OS releases does it run on?
|Windows 7 Home Premium
|Windows Vista Home Basic
62.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
| United States
| United Kingdom
What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?