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82% remove it18% keep it
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

Greyscale Computer


During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The primary executable is named bnslc8.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. 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 50% of users of Greyscale Computer come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Germany.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Greyscale Computer.
bnslc8.exe (e81b864fddbea2540073f45a97d2d649) has been flagged by the following 19 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 537 Trojan.GenericKD.2400554
ALYac Trojan.GenericKD.2400554
AVG 2016.0.3015 Generic_r
AVware Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
Baidu-International Adware.Win32.ConvertAd.LV
Bitdefender Trojan.GenericKD.2400554
CAT-QuickHeal Adware.Kazy.r5
Emsisoft Anti-Malware Trojan.GenericKD.2400554
ESET-NOD32 9.11707 Win32/Adware.ConvertAd.LV
Fortinet FortiGate 8/16/2015 Riskware/ConvertAd
F-Secure 11.2015-16-08_1 Trojan.GenericKD.2400554
G Data 15.8.25 Trojan.GenericKD.2400554
McAfee 5600.6671 Artemis!E81B864FDDBE
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.6671 Artemis
MicroWorld-eScan Trojan.GenericKD.2400554
nProtect Trojan.GenericKD.2400554
Symantec 8/16/2015 rev. 1 WS.Reputation
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.228 TROJ_GEN.R0CCB01EI15
VIPRE Antivirus 40666 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
       View all 19 all detections
Greyscale Computer has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.
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Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application data\03000200-1430824998-0500-0006-000700080009
Uninstaller: "C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\03000200-1430824998-0500-0006-000700080009\uninstall.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by Greyscale Computer

Program executable:bnslc8.exe (Malware detected)
Path:C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application data\03000200-1430824998-0500-0006-000700080009\bnslc8.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • bnslC8.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'WinCheck' which loads as C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\03000200-1430824998-0500-0006-000700080009\bnslC8.exe.

How do I remove Greyscale Computer?

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Or, you can uninstall Greyscale Computer 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 Greyscale Computer, 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 Greyscale Computer.
  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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Win 8 42%
Win 7 8%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 82%
Keep it 18%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 41.67%
Windows 7 41.67%
Windows XP 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 25.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%
Windows 7 Enterprise 8.33%
Windows 7 Professional 8.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  Brazil 11.11%
  Germany 11.11%
  Canada 5.56%
  Spain 5.56%
  France 5.56%
  India 5.56%
  Russia 5.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
American Megatrends 20.00%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Acer 20.00%
Toshiba 10.00%
Samsung 10.00%
Dell 10.00%
Common models
Samsung 700Z3A/700Z4A/700... 9.09%
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HP EliteBook 8560w 9.09%
Gigabyte GA-MA770-UD3 9.09%


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