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Should I remove Favourites CD Drive?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
82% remove it18% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0002%

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.0.0 100.00%

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".

Overview

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!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Favourites CD Drive.
pnsj2f40.exe (c3ef54a8e4395040f6ce52698e75ba5f) has been flagged by the following 7 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Baidu-International 4.0.3.15816 Adware.Win32.ConvertAd.NK
ESET-NOD32 9.11696 a variant of Win32/Adware.ConvertAd.QH
Kaspersky 14.0.0.1571 not-a-virus:HEUR:Adware.NSIS.ConvertAd
Panda Antivirus 15.08.16.06 Generic Suspicious
Sophos 4.98 Generic PUA AP
SUPERAntiSpyware 9687 Trojan.Agent/Gen-FakeAlert
Symantec 8/16/2015 rev. 1 WS.Reputation

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\local\a0160f7e-1429896985-dd11-8b04-abe5d7ecb8aa
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\A0160F7E-1429896985-DD11-8B04-ABE5D7ECB8AA\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 908.92 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Favourites CD Drive

Program executable:pnsj2f40.exe (Malware detected)
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\local\a0160f7e-1429896985-dd11-8b04-abe5d7ecb8aa\pnsj2f40.exe
MD5:c3ef54a8e4395040f6ce52698e75ba5f
Additional files:
  • rnse2ED1.exe
  • Uninstall.exe
  • rnsj1F26.exe

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.
  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 Favourites CD Drive, 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 Favourites CD Drive.
  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.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Vista (SP2) 33%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 82%
Keep it 18%
 
COUNTRY POPULARITY
62.50%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows Vista 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 66.67%
Windows Vista Home Basic 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.50%
  Germany 25.00%
  United Kingdom 12.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 50.00%
Acer 50.00%

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