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Should I remove MaintenanceService-Funmoods?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
84% remove it16% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Global Rank #24,788
Reach 0.0080%
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Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 37.85 days
1116.49 days >
Average installed length: 586.63 days

MaintenanceService-Funmoods

What is MaintenanceService-Funmoods?

Tracks search behavior and modifies the user's Internet web browser's home page and search. Uses the InstallCore download manager to bundle additional software, including potentially unwanted software and adware.

About  (from Volonet Ltd)

In order to provide you with the most up-to-date version of the Software and/or Services, we may update the Software and/or Services once a new version is released and send you relevant notifications. In order to protect you from potentially unwanted software, Funmoods tracks and monitors whether other applications hav...  Read more

Overview

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 updatetask.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 1 files.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Hijacks the web browser's home page
  • Most users and experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in MaintenanceService-Funmoods.
updatetask.exe (16cc30a248a08a50b7a79692629b2a22) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Baidu-International 4.0.3.1434 Adware.Win32.DealPly.40
ESET-NOD32 8.9460 a variant of Win32/DealPly.O
Qihoo-360 1.0.0.1015 HEUR/Malware.QVM05.Gen
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.63 TROJ_GEN.F47V0213
MaintenanceService-Funmoods 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 MaintenanceService-Funmoods.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: funmoods.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\funmoods\updateproc
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\Funmoods\UpdateProc\UpdateTask.exe /Uninstall

Program filesFiles installed by MaintenanceService-Funmoods

Program executable:updatetask.exe (Malware detected)
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\funmoods\updateproc\updatetask.exe
MD5:16cc30a248a08a50b7a79692629b2a22

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UpdateTask.exe is scheduled as a task named 'At5' (runs weekly on Thursdays at 7:20 PM).

How do I remove MaintenanceService-Funmoods?

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Or, you can uninstall MaintenanceService-Funmoods 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 MaintenanceService-Funmoods, 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 MaintenanceService-Funmoods.
  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) 66%
Win XP 2%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 84%
Keep it 16%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#24,788

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.79%
Windows XP 13.39%
Windows Vista 5.36%
Windows 8 4.46%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.43%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.29%
Windows 7 Professional 7.14%
Windows 7 Starter 6.25%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.46%

Distribution by countryGeography

13.68% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 13.68%
  Brazil 8.55%
  United States 7.69%
  Germany 7.69%
  Italy 5.98%
  France 4.27%
  India 4.27%
  Spain 4.27%
  Belgium 3.42%
  Mexico 3.42%
  Canada 3.42%
  MA 2.56%
  Argentina 2.56%
  Finland 1.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.54%
Acer 22.54%
Dell 21.13%
ASUS 11.27%
Samsung 7.04%
Toshiba 5.63%
GIGABYTE 4.23%
Sony 2.82%
Gateway 2.82%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.30%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.15%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.15%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.15%
HP G72 Notebook PC 1.08%
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro L45... 1.08%

About (from Volonet Ltd)

Volonet develops, designs, and markets highly engaging software that adds rich content to social networks communication channels, and is enjoyed by millions of daily active users.
Publisher URL: www.volo-net.com

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