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Should I remove InstallX NetAssistant?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
82% remove it18% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #36,399
United States Rank #20,580
Reach 0.0032%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 196.04 days
464.37 days >
Average installed length: 243.99 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.8.3 100.00%

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InstallX NetAssistant

What is InstallX NetAssistant?

InstallX NetAssistant (W3i, LLC) is part of the InstallIQ potentially unwanted bundler by W3i, LLC. It is typically installed without knowledge when intalling and W3i product bunder. NetAssistant has no visible window and run in the context of your web browser such as Internet Explorer.

About  (from Freeze.com)

NetAssistant is a 'helper' application to help you search and find what you're looking for. NetAssistant achieves this by offering alternative suggestions for web pages that have been misspelled, mistyped, or does not exist anymore. NetAssistant is seamless and easy to use. Just type in a web address like you normally ...  Read more
Overview
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Known to include offers within the setup
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
InstallX NetAssistant has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.
Find out how to remove InstallX NetAssistant.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: search.freeze.com/search.aspx
Help link: mailto:support@support.w3i.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\InstallX\NetAssistant\
Uninstaller: msiexec.exe /x {C792A75A-2A1F-4991-9B85-291745478A79}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)

Program filesFiles installed by InstallX NetAssistant

Program module:NetAssistant.dll
Name:NetAssistant
Path:C:\Program Files\InstallX\NetAssistant\NetAssistant.dll
MD5:0b95fa17d6d276b6d7ceb886955a9d0e
Additional files:
  • NetAssistant.dll (by InstallX) - NetAssistant
  • update.exe - IE Toolbar (IE Toolbar Updater)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • NetAssistant.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'NetAssistant' with the class of {E38FA08E-F56A-4169-ABF5-5C71E3C153A1} (NetAssistantBHO).
Internet Explorer URL Search Hook
  • NetAssistant.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'NetAssistant' with a class of {E38FA08E-F56A-4169-ABF5-5C71E3C153A1} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.

How do I remove InstallX NetAssistant?

Quickly and completely remove InstallX NetAssistant 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 InstallX NetAssistant 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 InstallX NetAssistant, 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 InstallX NetAssistant.
  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 InstallX NetAssistant you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
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OS VERSIONS
Win XP 73%
Win 7 (SP1) 9%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 82%
Keep it 18%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#36,399

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 72.73%
Windows 7 27.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 72.73%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.18%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

88.89% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 88.89%
  United Kingdom 5.56%
  Iran 5.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 40.00%
Hewlett-Packard 30.00%
ASUS 10.00%
Gateway 10.00%
Intel 10.00%
Common models
ASUSTeK K52F 10.00%
Dell Computer Dimension 2... 10.00%
Dell Latitude D830 10.00%
Dell OptiPlex GX520 ... 10.00%
Gateway M-6308 ... 10.00%
HP Compaq dx2300 Microtow... 10.00%

About Freeze.com

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Publisher URL: www.freeze.com

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