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Should I remove FlashFXP?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
70% remove it30% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,853
United States Rank #22,631
Reach 0.0279%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.78 days
406.55 days >
Average installed length: 213.61 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
v3.3.5 build 1110 0.26%
v3.2.0 build 1080 1.28%
v3.1.12 build 1075 0.26%
v3.0.2 build 1045 1.02%
v3.0.2 build 1044 0.26%
v3.0 build 1015 1.28%
3.8 BETA (3.7.5 build 1292) 0.26%
3.8 BETA (3.7.4 build 1284) 0.26%
3.8 BETA (3.7.3 build 1275) 0.51%
3.8 BETA (3.7.2 build 1270) 0.26%
3.8 BETA (3.7.2 build 1266) 0.26%
3.7.8.1332 1.53%
3.7.8.1328 0.26%
3.7.7.1315 1.28%
3.7.7.1313 1.02%
3.7.6.1308 1.02%
3.6.0.1240.4 12.50%
3.6.0.1240.1 45.92%
3.6.0.1240 8.16%
3.5.3.1220 1.02%
3.5.1.1200 0.26%
3.4.1.1162 0.26%
3.4.0.1145 19.39%
3.4.0.1140 0.51%
3.3.9.1135 0.26%
3.3.8.1133 0.51%
3.3.6.1125 0.26%

FlashFXP v3

What is FlashFXP?  (from IniCom Networks)

Use FlashFXP to publish and maintain your website. Upload and download files, such as documents, photos, videos, music and more! Transfer or backup local and remote files, plus (FXP) server to server ftp transfers. FlashFXP offers unique and complimentary advanced features for client configuration. Share files with y...  Read more

Overview

FlashFXP v3 is a software program developed by IniCom Networks. The most common release is 3.6.0.1240.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named FlashFXP.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 14 files and is usually about 6.7 MB (7,029,656 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 19% of users of FlashFXP come from MA, it is also popular in the United States and DZ.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in FlashFXP.
FlashFXP.exe (6d400fdf7e2d18b0a6805a1fd11fb69f) has been flagged by the following 6 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Baidu-International 4.0.3.14112 Trojan.Win32.Nodef.AXp
Bkav FE 1.3.0.4613 HW32.CDB
K7GW 13.175.10781 Trojan ( 0001140e1 )
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7125 Heuristic.LooksLike.Win32.SuspiciousPE.N
Rising Antivirus 23.00.65.13702 PE:Trojan.Win32.Nodef.ank!1075193989
Total Defense 37.0.10498 Win32/Pigeon.AYBJ
Uninstall.exe (335a7161e95b69570b6da4af6e45a757) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
eSafe - suspicious Trojan/Worm
F-Secure - Suspicious:W32/Malware!Gemini
Prevx1 Individual - Heuristic: Suspicious File With Persistence
WebWasher Gateway - Win32.Malware.gen#UPX!82 (suspicious)
Bundled relationships

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.flashfxp.com
Help link: www.flashfxp.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\FlashFXP
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\FlashFXP\Uninstall.exe" "C:\Program Files\FlashFXP\install.log" -u
Estimated size: 6.7 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FlashFXP v3

Program executable:FlashFXP.exe
Name:FlashFXP
Path:C:\Program Files\FlashFXP\FlashFXP.exe
MD5:3abf254c41ad94c82d07163ce32515af
Additional files:
  • flashfxp.exe - FlashFXP
  • IEFlash.dll
  • 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/)
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • IEFlash.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'FlashFXP Helper for Internet Explorer' with the class of {E5A1691B-D188-4419-AD02-90002030B8EE}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • IEFlash.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Music Box Toolbar (Dist. by iMesh, Inc.)' with the class of {45177936-603b-4261-8d42-df6f7091d5d0}.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • FlashFXP.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\FlashFXP\FlashFXP.exe'.

How do I remove FlashFXP?

Quickly and completely remove FlashFXP v3 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
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Or, you can uninstall FlashFXP 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 FlashFXP v3, 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 FlashFXP.
  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 FlashFXP v3 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win XP 45%
Win 7 0%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 70%
Keep it 30%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 48.72%
Windows 7 42.35%
Windows 8 4.34%
Windows Vista 4.08%
Windows Server 2003 0.51%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 48.97%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.03%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.79%
Windows 7 Professional 7.44%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.82%
Windows Se7en Titan 1.28%

Distribution by countryGeography

18.84% of installs come from MA
Which countries install it?
  MA 18.84%
  United States 13.57%
  DZ 11.31%
  TN 6.78%
  Germany 6.53%
  France 5.03%
  Canada 3.77%
  Italy 3.27%
  United Kingdom 2.26%
  Sweden 2.01%
  Spain 1.76%
  Hungary 1.76%
  Belgium 1.76%
  Israel 1.76%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.09%
Hewlett-Packard 23.18%
GIGABYTE 9.55%
Compaq 9.09%
Acer 9.09%
ASUS 8.64%
Intel 6.36%
American Megatrends 4.55%
Lenovo 3.18%
Sahara 2.27%
Common models
HP Compaq dc7600 Converti... 4.32%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 2.88%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.88%
HP Compaq dc5800 Small Fo... 2.16%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.16%
Dell OptiPlex 745 ... 2.16%

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