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Should I remove LyricsContainer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
79% remove it21% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,754
United States Rank #5,262
Reach 0.1096%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.73 days
198.46 days >
Average installed length: 104.27 days

LyricsContainer

What is LyricsContainer?

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 RYD Software)

The Software enhances your use of YouTube and your enjoyment of musical videos by displaying you lyrics alongside the music video. Note that like most online features, by installing the Software you provide your consent to make few minor changes in your browser’s and operating system’s default preferences which enable ...  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 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 main program executable is 116.dll. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 16 files and is usually about 1.18 MB (1,239,833 bytes).
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • The wisdom of the crowd agrees, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in LyricsContainer.
116.dll (7699e6e0abc87d54994cf4dafbcb9796) has been flagged by the following 20 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Avira AntiVir 7.11.104.230 ADWARE/Adware.Gen
AVG 2014.0.3611 Generic5
Bitdefender 1.0.20.1540 Adware.AddLyrics.F
CAT-QuickHeal 11.13.12.00 Adware.AddLyrics (Not a Virus)
Comodo Security 17014 ApplicUnwnt
Dr.Web 9.0.0.0308 Adware.Plugin.84
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 8.13.11.04.04 Adware.AddLyrics
ESET-NOD32 7.8853 a variant of Win32/Adware.AddLyrics.K
Fortinet FortiGate 11/4/2013 W32/SPNR.0BGF13!tr
F-Secure 11.2013-04-11_2 Adware.AddLyrics.F
G Data 13.11.22 Adware.AddLyrics
McAfee 5600.7249 Adware-AddLyrics
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7249 Adware-AddLyrics
Microsoft Security Essentials 1.163.1557.0 Adware:Win32/AddLyrics
MicroWorld-eScan 14.0.0.924 Adware.AddLyrics.F
Sophos 4.93 Generic PUA KE
SUPERAntiSpyware 10842 Trojan.Agent/Gen-AddLyrics
Trend Micro 10.465.04 TROJ_SPNR.0BGF13
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.308 TROJ_SPNR.0BGF13
VIPRE Antivirus 21902 Adware.AddLyrics
LrcsCtrUpdr.exe (1379eb0e207da4202a65fe450ca306a0) has been flagged by the following 33 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 12.0.163.0 Gen:Adware.AddLyrics.1
Agnitum Outpost 5.5.1.3 Adware.AddLyrics!avIU3BYZ7AE
AhnLab-V3 2013.12.18.00 Adware/Win32.Lyckriks
Avira AntiVir 7.11.120.70 TR/AddLyricsAM.A.32
Antiy-AVL 2.0.3.7 AdWare/Win32.Lyckriks
avast! 8.0.1489.320 Win32:AddLyrics-AM [Adw]
AVG 13.0.0.3169 Skodna.Generic_r.GG
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 AdWare.Win32.Lyckriks.abSR
Bitdefender 7.2 Gen:Adware.AddLyrics.1
Comodo Security 17455 Application.Win32.AddLyrics.A
ESET-NOD32 9183 a variant of Win32/Adware.AddLyrics.N
Fortinet FortiGate 4 Adware/Lyckriks
F-Secure 11.0.19100.45 Gen:Adware.AddLyrics.1
G Data 22 Gen:Adware.AddLyrics.1
IKARUS anti.virus T3.1.5.6.0 Win32.SuspectCrc
Jiangmin 16.0.100 AdWare/Lyckriks.w
K7 AntiVirus 9.174.10548 Riskware ( 0040f01a1 )
K7GW 9.174.10548 Adware ( 00454edb1 )
Kaspersky 9.0.0.837 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Lyckriks.cs
Kingsoft AntiVirus 2013.04.09.267 Win32.Troj.Generic.a.(kcloud)
Malwarebytes 1.75.0001 PUP.Optional.AdLyrics
McAfee 6.0.4.564 PUP-FCV!1379EB0E207D
McAfee-GW-Edition 2013 PUP-FCV!1379EB0E207D
Microsoft Security Essentials 1.10201 Adware:Win32/AddLyrics
MicroWorld-eScan 12.0.250.0 Gen:Adware.AddLyrics.1
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.0.56692 Trojan.Win32.Lyrics.cjpzct
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 Generic Malware
Sophos 4.96.0 Lyrmix Agent
Symantec 20131.1.5.61 Trojan.Gen.2
Trend Micro 9.740-1012 TROJ_GEN.R0CBC0EI313
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700-1001 TROJ_GEN.R0CBC0EI313
Vba32 AntiVirus 3.12.24.3 AdWare.Lyckriks
VIPRE Antivirus 24460 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
125.dll (3898a78bf1d9fe4f93e7009db4d94134) has been flagged by the following 33 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 12.0.163.0 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.108504
Agnitum Outpost 5.5.1.3 Adware.Lyckriks!
Avira AntiVir 7.11.123.32 ADWARE/Adware.Gen
Antiy-AVL 2.0.3.7 AdWare/Win32.Lyckriks
avast! 8.0.1489.320 Win32:AddLyrics-V [Adw]
AVG 13.0.0.3169 Generic5.ADVK
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 AdWare.Win32.AddLyrics.Ak
Bitdefender 7.2.5028.0 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.108504
Bkav FE 1.3.0.4613 W32.Clod856.Trojan.dbef
CAT-QuickHeal 12.00 Adware.AddLyrics (Not a Virus)
Comodo Security 17546 ApplicUnwnt
Dr.Web Adware.Plugin.87
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 3.0.0.596 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.108504 (B)
ESET-NOD32 9245 a variant of Win32/Adware.AddLyrics.J
Fortinet FortiGate 5.1.147.0 Riskware/AddLyrics
F-Secure 11.0.19100.45 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.108504
G Data 22 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.108504
IKARUS anti.virus T3.1.5.6.0 Win32.SuspectCrc
Jiangmin 16.0.100 AdWare/Lyckriks.be
K7 AntiVirus 9.174.10720 Adware ( 0048bf261 )
K7GW 9.174.10720 Adware ( 0048bf261 )
Kaspersky 12.0.0.1221 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Lyckriks.cv
Malwarebytes 1.75.0.1 PUP.Optional.LyricsAd
McAfee 5.600.0.1067 PUP-FCU!3898A78BF1D9
McAfee-GW-Edition 2013 PUP-FCU!3898A78BF1D9
Microsoft Security Essentials 1.10201 Adware:Win32/AddLyrics
MicroWorld-eScan 12.0.250.0 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.108504
nProtect 2014-01-03.01 Trojan-Clicker/W32.Lyckriks.137728
Sophos 4.96.0 Generic PUA MO
Trend Micro 9.740.0.1012 TROJ_SPNR.3AJ713
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_SPNR.3AJ713
Vba32 AntiVirus 3.12.24.3 AdWare.Lyckriks
VIPRE Antivirus 25042 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
124.dll (5fcda728c068daa49f6384d445de54a6) has been flagged by the following 30 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 12.0.163.0 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.108504
Avira AntiVir 7.11.118.134 ADWARE/Adware.Gen
avast! 8.0.1489.320 Win32:AddLyrics-V [Adw]
AVG 13.0.0.3169 Generic5.AELY
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 AdWare.Win32.AddLyrics.aLXb
Bitdefender 7.2.5028.0 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.108504
Comodo Security 17410 ApplicUnwnt
Dr.Web Adware.Plugin.87
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 3.0.0.589 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.108504 (B)
ESET-NOD32 9149 a variant of Win32/Adware.AddLyrics.J
Fortinet FortiGate 5.1.147.0 Riskware/AddLyrics
F-Secure 11.0.19100.45 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.108504
G Data 22 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.108504
IKARUS anti.virus T3.1.5.6.0 AdWare.Win32.AddLyrics
Jiangmin 16.0.100 AdWare/Lyckriks.bi
K7 AntiVirus 9.174.10446 Adware ( 0040f6c91 )
K7GW 9.174.10446 Adware ( 0040f6c91 )
Kaspersky 9.0.0.837 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Lyckriks.cv
Malwarebytes 1.75.0.1 PUP.Optional.LyricsAd
McAfee 5.600.0.1067 PUP-FCU!5FCDA728C068
McAfee-GW-Edition 2013 PUP-FCU!5FCDA728C068
Microsoft Security Essentials 1.10100 Adware:Win32/AddLyrics
MicroWorld-eScan 12.0.250.0 Gen:Variant.Adware.Graftor.108504
nProtect 2013-12-09.01 Trojan-Clicker/W32.Lyckriks.134144
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 Generic Malware
Sophos 4.95.0 Generic PUA OF
Trend Micro 9.740.0.1012 TROJ_GEN.R01TC0DK113
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.R01TC0DK113
Vba32 AntiVirus 3.12.24.3 AdWare.Lyckriks
VIPRE Antivirus 24166 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
122.dll (b24d94dba322011032a5db234c13f2c0) has been flagged by the following 24 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 12.0.163.0 Application.Generic.577623
Agnitum Outpost 5.5.1.3 Adware.AddLyrics!w5vWF8NdyvA
Avira AntiVir 7.11.123.8 ADWARE/Adware.Gen
AVG 13.0.0.3169 Generic5.ACLS
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 AdWare.Win32.AddLyrics.aETu
Bitdefender 7.2.5028.0 Application.Generic.577623
Bkav FE 1.3.0.4613 W32.Clod8c4.Trojan.7b42
CAT-QuickHeal 12.00 Adware.AddLyrics (Not a Virus)
Comodo Security 17533 ApplicUnwnt
Dr.Web Adware.Plugin.84
ESET-NOD32 9239 a variant of Win32/Adware.AddLyrics.K
F-Secure 11.0.19100.45 Application.Generic.577623
G Data 22 Application.Generic.577623
IKARUS anti.virus T3.1.4.3.0 AdWare.Win32.AddLyrics
K7 AntiVirus 9.174.10689 Adware ( 0046b9171 )
K7GW 9.174.10689 Adware ( 0046b9171 )
Malwarebytes 1.75.0.1 PUP.Optional.LyricsAd
McAfee 5.600.0.1067 PUP-FCU!B24D94DBA322
McAfee-GW-Edition 2013 PUP-FCU!B24D94DBA322
Microsoft Security Essentials 1.10201 Adware:Win32/AddLyrics
MicroWorld-eScan 12.0.250.0 Application.Generic.577623
Trend Micro 9.740.0.1012 TROJ_GEN.R0CBC0DLS13
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.R0CBC0DLS13
VIPRE Antivirus 25006 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
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LyricsContainer 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 LyricsContainer.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\lyricscontainer
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\LyricsContainer\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 1.18 MB

Program filesFiles installed by LyricsContainer

Program module:116.dll (Malware detected)
Name:LyricsContainer
Path:C:\Program Files\lyricscontainer\116.dll
MD5:7699e6e0abc87d54994cf4dafbcb9796
Additional files:
  • 120.dll - LyricsContainer
  • (Malware detected) 122.dll
  • (Malware detected) 124.dll
  • (Malware detected) 125.dll
  • (Malware detected) LrcsCtrUpdr.exe
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

5 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • 125.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'LyricsContainer' with the class of {0fc4e887-beef-4978-9d71-4808b3a83e56}.
  • 124.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'LyricsContainer' with the class of {DA3D98A6-868D-4E1B-BB78-0887230DA405}.
  • 120.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'LyricsContainer' with the class of {463B0ED4-8AFA-404B-90E7-4063A0708050}.
  • 122.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'LyricsContainer' with the class of {463B0ED4-8AFA-404B-90E7-4063A0708050}.
  • 116.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'LyricsContainer' with the class of {463B0ED4-8AFA-404B-90E7-4063A0708050}.
Scheduled Task
  • LrcsCtrUpdr.exe is scheduled as a task named 'LyricsContainer Update' (runs daily at 09:13 p. m.).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • LrcsCtrUpdr.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named LyricsContainer Update.

How do I remove LyricsContainer?

Quickly and completely remove LyricsContainer 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 LyricsContainer 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 LyricsContainer, 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 LyricsContainer.
  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 LyricsContainer you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win 8 0%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 79%
Keep it 21%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.42%
Windows 8 25.18%
Windows Vista 8.49%
Windows XP 7.92%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.06%
Windows 8 15.28%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.90%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.92%
Windows 7 Professional 7.50%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.65%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.74% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.74%
  Germany 17.20%
  Italy 7.80%
  United Kingdom 4.33%
  Brazil 3.47%
  France 3.47%
  Mexico 2.72%
  Argentina 1.61%
  Australia 1.49%
  Japan 1.36%
  Belgium 1.24%
  Colombia 1.24%
  South Africa 0.74%
  Saudi Arabia 0.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.96%
Acer 22.39%
Dell 17.17%
ASUS 8.91%
Toshiba 7.17%
Samsung 4.57%
Medion 4.13%
Lenovo 3.48%
GIGABYTE 3.26%
Intel 1.96%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.33%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.10%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.28%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.28%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.46%
TOSHIBA Satellite C855 2.46%

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