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Should I remove Open Downloader Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
64% remove it36% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,518
United States Rank #7,263
Reach 0.0320%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.78 days
170.58 days >
Average installed length: 89.63 days

Open Downloader Manager

What is Open Downloader Manager?

This download manager will install various toolbars and potentially unwanted software during installation. From the EULA: "Installation. During the installation process, we will present you with Offers. You may choose not to accept our Offers."

About  (from opendownloadmanager.com)

Open Download Manager is a powerful download manager that promises to accelerate downloads by up to 500 percent. In addition, the application can also restart interrupted downloads and integrate into a large number of browsers, including Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome and Opera. ODM supports proxy servers, ...  Read more
  • Starts automatically
  • Delivers various 'optional' bundled software during install
Open Downloader Manager has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.
Find out how to remove Open Downloader Manager.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: opendownloadmanager.com/privacy-policy.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\opendownloadermanager
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\OpenDownloaderManager\Uninstaller.exe
Estimated size: 17.2 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Open Downloader Manager

Program executable:ODM.exe
Name:Open Download Manager
Path:C:\Program Files\opendownloadermanager\ODM.exe
Additional files:
  • npodm.dll - Open Download Manager Click Catcher Plug-In for Netscape, Opera, Mozilla
  • ODM.exe - Open Download Manager
  • odminstaller.exe
  • AppInitMonitor.dll
  • DeltaTB.exe
  • detoured.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Research Detours Package (Marks process modified by Detours technology.)
  • etasks.exe (by FreeDownloadManager.ORG) - Free Download Manager (Free Download Manager Task)
  • fdmbtsupp.dll
  • fdmumsp.dll
  • fdmwi.exe
  • fftsetup.exe (by Buzzdock) - FreeTwitTube (Installer)
  • flvsniff.dll - flvsniff
  • GorillaPrice.exe
  • gp.exe
  • Heartbeat.dll
  • ieodm2.dll (by FreeDownloadManager.ORG)
  • ieodmdm.dll
  • InstallerCon.exe
  • MediaConverter.dll
  • pcbackup.exe
  • realplayer.exe - campaign exe
  • RealPlayerHelper.exe
  • rkinstaller.exe (by TMRG, INC) - Relevant-Knowledge Installer
  • spi.exe (by Conduit) - Search Protect Identifier Stub by conduit
  • Uninstaller.exe
  • Updater.exe
  • vistafx.dll
  • wajam_v.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • ODM.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Open Download Manager' and executes as C:\Program Files\OpenDownloaderManager\odm.exe -autorun.

How do I remove Open Downloader Manager?

Quickly and completely remove Open Downloader Manager 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 Open Downloader Manager 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 Open Downloader Manager, 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 Open Downloader Manager.
  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.

Win 7 (SP1) 69%
Win 7 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 64%
Keep it 36%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.27%
Windows 8 24.32%
Windows XP 2.70%
Windows Vista 1.80%
Windows Server 2003 0.90%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 63.96%
Windows 8 13.51%
Windows 8.1 6.31%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.60%
Windows 7 Professional 1.80%

Distribution by countryGeography

84.18% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 84.18%
  United Kingdom 10.76%
  Netherlands 3.80%
  Germany 0.63%
  Kuwait 0.63%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.00%
Dell 18.00%
Acer 13.00%
Toshiba 12.00%
ASUS 10.00%
Lenovo 5.00%
Samsung 3.00%
Intel 1.00%
Medion 1.00%
Sony 1.00%
Common models
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.81%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.81%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655D 2.86%
TOSHIBA Satellite P755 1.90%
HP-Pavilion NY638AA-ABA p... 1.90%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.90%


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