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Should I remove Media Import?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
80% remove it20% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0002%

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.0.0 100.00%

Media Import

What is Media Import?

This adware (AKA WinCheck, CMI, ConvertAd) is an ad Injector that is typically bundled with unwanted software offers. This particular ad injector is an unwanted software program that is deceptive, difficult to remove as well as impacts the security of the user's privacy and computer health. It also displays intrusive advertisements in the browser which promote and trick users into installing other unwanted adware or malware. The program, which runs as a startup process in the background works by injecting into the browser ads on web pages that either do not normally appear or by replacing existing ads that are part of the existing site with ads from different companies with low quality offerings as well as malware. It works by monitoring and intercepting the user's web browser connections and injecting new content before the browser serve it up.

Overview

The main program executable is ansbd5f8.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 2.85 MB (2,987,857 bytes).
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Displays unwanted advertisements
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Media Import.
ansbd5f8.exe (f258406b7fdf64c14a126c85f2b2109f) has been flagged by the following 12 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 537 Application.Generic.1259813
avast! 2014.9-150816 Win32:Adware-CPW [PUP]
Bitdefender 1.0.20.1140 Application.Generic.1259813
Comodo Security 22030 ApplicUnwnt
ESET-NOD32 9.11591 a variant of Win32/Adware.ConvertAd.KC
Fortinet FortiGate 8/16/2015 Riskware/ConvertAd
F-Secure 11.2015-16-08_1 Application.Generic.1259813
G Data 15.8.25 Application.Generic.1259813
MicroWorld-eScan 16.0.0.684 Application.Generic.1259813
Panda Antivirus 15.08.16.06 Trj/Genetic.gen
Sophos 4.98 Generic PUA EL
Symantec 8/16/2015 rev. 1 WS.Reputation

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\local\4c4c4544-1429475629-4710-8043-c8c04f484731
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\4C4C4544-1429475629-4710-8043-C8C04F484731\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 2.85 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Media Import

Program executable:ansbd5f8.exe (Malware detected)
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\local\4c4c4544-1429475629-4710-8043-c8c04f484731\ansbd5f8.exe
MD5:f258406b7fdf64c14a126c85f2b2109f
Additional files:
  • rnsmD5DB.exe
  • Uninstall.exe

How do I remove Media Import?

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Or, you can uninstall Media Import 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 Media Import, 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 Media Import.
  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 Vista (SP2) 33%
Win 7 (SP1) 33%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 80%
Keep it 20%
 
COUNTRY POPULARITY
66.67%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows Vista 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 33.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  Brazil 16.67%
  Argentina 16.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
GIGABYTE 33.33%
Dell 33.33%
Acer 33.33%
Common models
Gigabyte G41MT-S2 33.33%
Dell Inspiron 530 33.33%
Acer Aspire 4739Z 33.33%

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