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What percent of users and experts removed it?
29% remove it71% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Poor
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,923
United States Rank #3,152
Reach 0.1853%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.13 days
741.32 days >
Average installed length: 389.51 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
5.11 43.94%
5.1 8.03%
5.07 7.09%
5.05 9.92%
5.04 11.97%
5.02 6.77%
5.01 3.94%
5.0 2.83%
5 5.51%

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Freecorder 5

What is Freecorder 5?

Freecorder 5 bundles a branded version of the Conduit Toolbar, which delivers search based advertising and results. During installation the user is presented in some cases with the option to install the toolbar. Once accepted, the packaged executable, ConduitInstaller.exe, will download and install the necessary components for the Conduit Toolbar.

About  (from Applian Technologies)

Freecorder 5 adds powerful video downloading and audio recording functions to your browser. Just play a video or audio clip, and save it to your PC in one click. Also converts files to MP3, MPEG4, iPhone/iPod/iPad and other popular formats. 100% free--no registration required. Thousands of sites are supported, but Free...  Read more
Overview
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Known to include offers within the setup
Freecorder 5 has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: applian.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Freecorder
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Freecorder\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\Freecorder\Uninstall\uninstallFC5.xml"
Estimated size: 8.59 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Freecorder 5

Program module:tbFree.dll
Name:Conduit Toolbar
Signed by:Conduit Ltd.
Path:C:\Program Files\Freecorder\tbFree.dll
MD5:1a8438854dd15e4389f5bdef502c369d
Conduit Toolbar BHO for the various toolbars running on the Conduit Toolbar platform is the Browser Helper Object installed into Internet Explorer which has the ability to access and monitor all loaded and requested web pages and content.
Additional files:
  • FLVSrvc.exe - Applian Technologies, Inc. FLVSrvc (FLV Service for Freecorder)
  • audhook.dll - Applian Audio Hooking Library (audhook)
  • VistaAudioLib.dll - VistaAud Dynamic Link Library (Vista Audio Driver Library)
  • FCPlay.exe - Freecorder PLAY function (Stub to open stored fles folder)
  • FCRecord.exe
  • FCSettings.exe - Freecorder 4 Settings
  • FCVideo.exe - FCVideos Application (Freecorder Video History Tool)
  • FCVideos.exe - Freecorder 4 Videos Application
  • FCAudio.exe - FCAudio Application (Audio recorder for Freecorder)
  • FCConv.exe - RMCConv Application (Converter Tool)
  • audgopher.dll - Applian audgopher (audgopher)
  • Freecorder.exe - Freecorder (Freecorder - Free Audio Reorder)
  • tbFre0.dll (by Conduit) - Conduit Toolbar Automatic Update (Conduit Toolbar)
  • tbFre1.dll (by Conduit)
  • FreecorderToolbarHelper.exe (by Conduit) - ToolbarHelper Application
  • uninstall.exe (by Conduit) - Conduit Toolbar Uninstall
  • hk64tbFre0.dll (by Conduit) - Conduit Toolbar
  • hk64tbFre2.dll (by Conduit)
  • hktbFre0.dll (by Conduit)
  • hktbFre2.dll (by Conduit)
  • ldrtbFre0.dll (by Conduit)
  • ldrtbFre2.dll (by Conduit)
  • ldrtbFree.dll (by Conduit)
  • prxtbFre0.dll (by Conduit)
  • prxtbFre2.dll (by Conduit)
  • prxtbFree.dll (by Conduit)
  • tbFre2.dll (by Conduit)
  • tbFree.dll (by Conduit)
  • FLVPlayer.exe (by Jaksta Technologies) - FLVPlayer
  • lua5.1.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

6 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • prxtbFre0.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'TvOnline by Webdessign Toolbar' with the class of {77d0b2ea-9fb1-491c-bd40-04e2232bdd22} (TvOnline by Webdessign).
  • prxtbFre2.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'VisualBee V.4 Toolbar' with the class of {77f5fe49-12e3-4cf5-abb4-d993a0164d9e} (VisualBee V.4).
  • prxtbFree.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Radio Bar 1 Toolbar' with the class of {0fc85f5d-6207-4515-a490-45a549d285c0} (Radio Bar 1).
  • tbFree.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Best Security Tips Toolbar' with the class of {da30eff8-ccc6-4162-a20d-67402a26a215}.
  • tbFre1.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Oryte Games 1 Toolbar' with the class of {50bcbfa7-2a6a-41ed-9d96-34d2073a8943}.
  • tbFre0.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'myBabylon English Toolbar' with the class of {b2e293ee-fd7e-4c71-a714-5f4750d8d7b7}.
4 Internet Explorer Bars
  • tbFre0.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'mako LIVE Findbar' with a class of {E4FBCEE4-B3B5-4FD1-933E-98130DB1E104}.
  • tbFree.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'AF-HSS Findbar' with a class of {D66A06A7-F4EF-4313-AAB5-0209917F2E40}.
  • prxtbFre0.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'uTorrentBar Findbar' with a class of {06157046-AF54-4CF0-9FD0-F577ECC557F8}.
  • prxtbFree.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'Radio W Findbar' with a class of {B3B04B3A-7193-4C9C-B519-6FC9F4B98C46}.
6 Internet Explorer Toolbars
  • prxtbFre0.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'TvOnline by Webdessign Toolbar' with the class of {77d0b2ea-9fb1-491c-bd40-04e2232bdd22}.
  • prxtbFre2.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'VisualBee V.4 Toolbar' with the class of {77f5fe49-12e3-4cf5-abb4-d993a0164d9e}.
  • prxtbFree.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Radio Bar 1 Toolbar' with the class of {0fc85f5d-6207-4515-a490-45a549d285c0}.
  • tbFree.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Best Security Tips Toolbar' with the class of {da30eff8-ccc6-4162-a20d-67402a26a215}.
  • tbFre1.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Oryte Games 1 Toolbar' with the class of {50bcbfa7-2a6a-41ed-9d96-34d2073a8943}.
  • tbFre0.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Softonic_France Toolbar' with the class of {4daac69c-cba7-45e2-9bc8-1044483d3352}.
6 Internet Explorer URL Search Hooks
  • prxtbFre0.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'TvOnline by Webdessign Toolbar' with a class of {77d0b2ea-9fb1-491c-bd40-04e2232bdd22} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • prxtbFre2.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'VisualBee V.4 Toolbar' with a class of {77f5fe49-12e3-4cf5-abb4-d993a0164d9e} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • prxtbFree.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Radio Bar 1 Toolbar' with a class of {0fc85f5d-6207-4515-a490-45a549d285c0} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • tbFree.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Best Security Tips Toolbar' with a class of {da30eff8-ccc6-4162-a20d-67402a26a215} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • tbFre1.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Oryte Games 1 Toolbar' with a class of {50bcbfa7-2a6a-41ed-9d96-34d2073a8943} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
  • tbFre0.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'Softonic_France Toolbar' with a class of {4daac69c-cba7-45e2-9bc8-1044483d3352} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
6 Internet Explorer Web Browsers
  • prxtbFre0.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'TvOnline by Webdessign Toolbar' with a class of {77D0B2EA-9FB1-491C-BD40-04E2232BDD22}.
  • prxtbFre2.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Stardoll Toolbar' with a class of {192A6019-26D2-4611-AEAD-07CD7733B146}.
  • prxtbFree.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Radio Bar 1 Toolbar' with a class of {0FC85F5D-6207-4515-A490-45A549D285C0}.
  • tbFre1.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Oryte Games 1 Toolbar' with a class of {50BCBFA7-2A6A-41ED-9D96-34D2073A8943}.
  • tbFree.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'PHPNukeDU Toolbar' with a class of {46735DEE-F862-49D1-876D-6382794DC625}.
  • tbFre0.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Softonic_France Toolbar' with a class of {4DAAC69C-CBA7-45E2-9BC8-1044483D3352}.
Scheduled Task
  • FreecorderToolbarHelper.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{34C01E1F-1D33-4264-8F52-97E13432C5E2}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • FLVSrvc.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Freecorder FLV Service' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Freecorder\FLVSrvc.exe" /run.
4 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • FreecorderToolbarHelper.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\eTvOnline.ro\eTvOnline.roToolbarHelper.exe'.
  • FCVideo.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Freecorder\FCVideo.exe'.
  • FCSettings.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Freecorder\FCSettings.exe'.
  • FCConv.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Freecorder\FCConv.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

FLVSrvc.exe
Memory:1.51 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0007760117%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00061979%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00015623%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:349,630
8,062,084 average
Switches/sec:9
70 average
I/O reads/min:2 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:4 Bytes
105.02 KB average
FreecorderToolbarHelper.exe
Total CPU:0.4892737327%
Kernel CPU:0.29804920%
User CPU:0.19122453%

How do I remove Freecorder 5?

Quickly and completely remove Freecorder 5 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Freecorder 5 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 Freecorder 5, 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 Freecorder 5.

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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 7 0%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 29%
Keep it 71%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.61%
Windows XP 13.88%
Windows Vista 11.36%
Windows 8 3.15%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 46.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.49%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.02%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.05%
Windows 7 Professional 8.41%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.10% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.10%
  United Kingdom 4.98%
  France 2.91%
  Germany 2.79%
  Canada 2.79%
  Australia 2.43%
  Belgium 2.18%
  Iran 1.82%
  Israel 1.70%
  Netherlands 1.70%
  Brazil 1.33%
  Taiwan 1.33%
  India 1.33%
  Sweden 0.97%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.21%
Dell 17.06%
Acer 16.16%
Toshiba 7.18%
ASUS 6.64%
Lenovo 5.57%
GIGABYTE 4.49%
American Megatrends 4.49%
Sony 3.41%
Medion 2.33%
Intel 1.97%
Samsung 1.80%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.89%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.32%
Dell Inspiron 530 1.13%
Dell XPS 8300 0.95%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 0.76%
Dell Inspiron N5010 0.76%

About (from Applian Technologies Inc.)

Applian Technologies (pronounced uh-ply-uhn) develops and provides world-class affordable streaming media recording software to the Windows user.
Publisher URL: applian.com

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