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What percent of users and experts removed it?
60% remove it40% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #31,391
United States Rank #15,974
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Installation trends (last 30 days)
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 0.78 days
22.90 days >
Average installed length: 12.03 days


What is Get-a-Clip?  (from Get a Clip)

Get-a-Clip is a FREE Windows application, allowing you to seamlessly download videos from YouTube and extract audio in various formats. Multiple downloads and extractions can be launched simultaneously right from YouTube website. After the first install on your system you may see IE browser prompt asking to enable Get-...  Read more


Get-a-Clip is a software program developed by Get a Clip. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to 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 get-a-clip.exe. The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 28.24 MB (29,610,074 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 97% of users of Get-a-Clip come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Get-a-Clip
URL: get-a-clip.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\get-a-clip
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Get-a-Clip\SetupWizard.exe /u
Estimated size: 28.24 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Get-a-Clip

Program executable:get-a-clip.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\get-a-clip\get-a-clip.exe
Additional files:
  • MFLPluginIE.dll - Get-a-Clip
  • SetupWizard.exe
  • Get-a-Clip.Config.dll
  • MFLService2.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • MFLPluginIE.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'MFLHelper Class' with the class of {B0932222-51E2-47D1-A4EF-CB10AE7DF086} (MFLHelper).
  • MFLService2.exe runs as a service named 'MFL Service' (MFLService2) "Get-A-Clip helper service".
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Get-a-Clip.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Get-a-Clip\Get-a-Clip.exe'.
  • MFLService2.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Get-a-Clip\MFLService2.exe'.

How do I remove Get-a-Clip?

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Or, you can uninstall Get-a-Clip 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 Get-a-Clip, 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 Get-a-Clip.
  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 Get-a-Clip you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Google Chrome

Win 8 52%
Win 7 2%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 60%
Keep it 40%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 51.52%
Windows 7 46.97%
Windows Vista 1.52%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 8.1 27.27%
Windows 10 Home 15.15%
Windows 7 Professional 12.12%
Windows 8 4.55%
Windows 8.1 Connected 3.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

97.39% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 97.39%
  Canada 2.61%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 44.83%
Dell 18.97%
Acer 10.34%
Lenovo 8.62%
ASUS 6.90%
Sony 1.72%
MSI 1.72%
Alienware 1.72%
Common models
HP 15 Notebook PC 4.76%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.17%
HP 15 TS Notebook PC 1.59%
Sony VPCEB37FD 1.59%
Sony VPCEB25FX 1.59%
MSI MS-7752 1.59%


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