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Should I remove Loki Browser Plugin?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,896
United States Rank #8,908
Reach 0.0213%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.21 days
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Average installed length: 328.80 days


2.7.2 48.18%

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Loki Browser Plugin

What is Loki Browser Plugin?  (from SkyhookWireless)

Skyhook's Wi-Fi Positioning System WPS can determine the position of a mobile device within 10–20 meters. It provides service similar to GPS without GPS hardware and can also integrate with GPS-enabled devices to provide hybrid positioning. Loki is a free 'virtual GPS' toolbar that automatically integrates a user's loc...  Read more


Loki Browser Plugin is a software program developed by SkyhookWireless. The setup package generally installs about 20 files and is usually about 916.05 KB (938,033 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 85% of users of Loki Browser Plugin come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.skyhookwireless.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\skyhook wireless\loki browser plugin
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Skyhook Wireless\Loki Browser Plugin\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 916.05 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Loki Browser Plugin

  • nploki.dll - Loki Plugin (Loki Plugin v.
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • nploki.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'nploki.dll'.
Mozilla Plugin
  • nploki.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'Loki Browser Plugin' with a plugin key of '@skyhookwireless.com/LokiPlugin,version=2.7.2' for all users of the PC.

How do I remove Loki Browser Plugin?

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

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Loki Browser Plugin you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 41%
Win XP 1%
Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 43.80%
Windows Vista 29.93%
Windows XP 21.90%
Windows 8 4.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 27.94%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.74%
Microsoft Windows XP 21.32%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.56%
Windows 7 Professional 8.09%
Windows 8.1 1.47%

Distribution by countryGeography

84.91% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 84.91%
  Germany 2.36%
  Canada 1.89%
  Australia 1.42%
  United Kingdom 1.42%
  Japan 1.42%
  MA 0.94%
  Singapore 0.94%
  BG 0.47%
  Spain 0.47%
  Finland 0.47%
  Hong Kong 0.47%
  Hungary 0.47%
  Ireland 0.47%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 43.12%
Hewlett-Packard 36.70%
Acer 5.50%
American Megatrends 4.59%
Intel 1.83%
Toshiba 1.83%
Gateway 0.92%
Compaq 0.92%
ASUS 0.92%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 4.35%
Dell Inspiron 5423 2.61%
HP G60 Notebook PC 2.61%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.61%
Dell Studio 540 2.61%
Dell Computer Dimension 4... 1.74%


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