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Should I remove Lyrics Search?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
81% remove it19% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #37,991
United States Rank #37,166
Reach 0.0030%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.94 days
470.25 days >
Average installed length: 247.08 days

Lyrics Search

What is Lyrics Search?

This is a potentially unwanted web browser extension that is designed to deliver search modification as well as contextual advertising. The program does this by modifying the user's home and search page in order to monetize a user's search activities. By installing a an extension in Chrome, it has the ability to monitor and track a user web browsing activities and display various banner and link-context ads in addition to its search redirection.

About  (from Bjornet Industries)

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During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up (this is typically done to avoid any UAC prompts). It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named lfind.dll. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 3 files.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Lyrics Search.
lfind.dll (77ca631e12e27078d71a3e666e6f5e09) has been flagged by the following 19 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Avira AntiVir ADWARE/Adware.Gen
avast! 2014.9-131104 Win32:Adware-gen [Adw]
AVG 2014.0.3610 Generic5
Baidu-International Adware.Win32.AddLyrics
Bitdefender Adware.Generic.515811
Comodo Security 16985 ApplicUnwnt
Emsisoft Anti-Malware Adware.Generic.515811
G Data 13.11.22 Adware.Generic.515811
K7 AntiVirus 13.172.9644 Riskware
K7GW Riskware
McAfee 5600.7248 Adware-AddLyrics
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7248 Adware-AddLyrics
MicroWorld-eScan Adware.Generic.515811
Panda Antivirus Suspicious file
PC Tools 2013 Adware.Singalng
Symantec 7/6/2013 rev. 7 Adware.Singalng
Trend Micro 10.465.04 TROJ_SPNR.0BH513
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.308 TROJ_SPNR.0BH513
VIPRE Antivirus 21726 Adware.Singalng
LyricSearchUp.exe (5ca3fe58797226222b0fae3e8dd526b4) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Dr.Web Adware.Shopper.341
Panda Antivirus Suspicious file
Symantec 20131.1.0.101 Adware.Singalng
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.R0C1H01FF13
       View all 23 all detections

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\lyricsearch
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\LyricSearch\uninstall.exe

Program filesFiles installed by Lyrics Search

Program module:lfind.dll
Name:Lyrics Search
Path:C:\Program Files\lyricsearch\lfind.dll
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) LyricSearchUp.exe - Lyrics Search
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • lfind.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Lyrics Search' with the class of {3DFC1C2B-3ECE-439D-8A9D-5C56C56E4C8A}.
Scheduled Task
  • LyricSearchUp.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Lyrics Search Update' (runs daily at 17:30).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • LyricSearchUp.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Lyrics Search Update.

How do I remove Lyrics Search?

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Or, you can uninstall Lyrics Search 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 Lyrics Search, 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 Lyrics Search.
  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 Lyrics Search you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 43%
Win 7 7%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 81%
Keep it 19%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 8 21.43%
Windows XP 14.29%
Windows Vista 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.24%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.29%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 11.90%
Windows 8 9.52%
Windows 8.1 9.52%
Windows 7 Professional 2.38%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.00%
  Germany 34.00%
  United Kingdom 22.00%
  France 4.00%
  Canada 2.00%
  Switzerland 2.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 26.47%
Hewlett-Packard 17.65%
Dell 14.71%
ASUS 11.76%
American Megatrends 8.82%
Sony 5.88%
Medion 5.88%
Toshiba 2.94%
Samsung 2.94%
Intel 2.94%
Common models
Acer Aspire 5742Z 5.71%
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro C65... 2.86%
Acer Aspire 5738 2.86%
Acer Aspire 5560 2.86%
Acer Aspire 4330 2.86%
Sony VPCEL1E1E 2.86%


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