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Should I remove Lyrics-Seeker?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
87% remove it13% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
United States Rank #40,944
Reach 0.0007%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.93 days
107.02 days >
Average installed length: 56.23 days

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Lyrics-Seeker

What is Lyrics-Seeker?

It is an ad-supported browser extension (adware), and when a user downloads the Plugin they will see various types of advertisements displayed through the
browser as they visit various web sites.

About  (from AddLyrics)

The Plugin is supported by third-party advertising, and when you download the Plugin you will see various types of advertisements displayed through your browser
as you visit locations on the Internet. The Plugin currently displays several basic types of advertising: sponsored links, traditional display advertiseme...  Read more

Overview

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 background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 main program executable is Lseeker.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 4.01 MB (4,206,382 bytes).
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Installs a Windows Service
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Displays unwanted advertisements
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Lyrics-Seeker.
Lseeker.exe (af5fb78685abfe55dddb2463ea0d07f9) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
avast! 2014.9-140304 Win32:Agent-ASMU [PUP]
Comodo Security 17772 Application.Win32.AddLyrics.X
Lyrics-Seeker has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.
Find out how to remove Lyrics-Seeker.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Lyrics-Seeker addon
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\lyrics-seeker
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Lyrics-Seeker\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 4.01 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Lyrics-Seeker

Program executable:Lseeker.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\lyrics-seeker\Lseeker.exe
MD5:7e228be8ea058fe5b229c5db8f689ef8
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) Lseeker.exe
  • Uninstall.exe
  • Lyrics-Seeker_wd.exe
  • Lyrics-Seeker152.exe
  • Lyrics-Seeker152_wd.exe
  • Lyrics-Seeker153.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Lyrics-Seeker_wd.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Lyrics-Seeker_wd' (runs daily at 10:09 PM).
  • Lseeker.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Lyrics-Seeker Update' (runs daily at 9:58 PM).
2 Scheduled Tasks (Boot/Login)
  • Lyrics-Seeker_wd.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Lyrics-Seeker_wd.
  • Lseeker.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Lyrics-Seeker Update.
Service
  • Lyrics-Seeker153.exe runs as a service named 'Lyrics-Seeker' (Lyrics-Seeker) "Lyrics-Seeker".

How do I remove Lyrics-Seeker?

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Or, you can uninstall Lyrics-Seeker 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-Seeker, 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-Seeker.
  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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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 88%
Win 8 13%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 87%
Keep it 13%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 87.50%
Windows 8 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 75.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.50%
Windows 8 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.91% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.91%
  Germany 9.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 42.86%
Toshiba 14.29%
Dell 14.29%
Acer 14.29%
ASUS 14.29%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 25.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite L755 12.50%
Packard Bell ONETWO M3700 12.50%
HP G71 Notebook PC 12.50%
Gigabyte GA-A55M-S2V 12.50%
Dell Inspiron 660 12.50%

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