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Should I remove Orbitum?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
29% remove it71% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,890
United States Rank #31,457
Reach 0.0317%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.58 days
371.13 days >
Average installed length: 195.00 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
43.0.2357.167 0.23%
43.0.2357.157 0.68%
43.0.2357.148 0.23%
43.0.2357.146 1.13%
43.0.2357.135 2.48%
41.0.2272.191 0.45%
41.0.2272.190 0.68%
41.0.2272.172 2.25%
41.0.2272.171 2.70%
41.0.2272.170 0.23%
41.0.2272.169 0.45%
41.0.2272.168 3.15%
41.0.2272.155 0.23%
41.0.2272.149 0.45%
41.0.2272.141 0.23%
41.0.2272.127 0.23%
41.0.2272.123 0.90%
39.0.2175.102 0.68%
39.0.2171.143 0.90%
39.0.2171.141 0.68%
39.0.2171.139 1.13%
39.0.2171.132 0.90%
39.0.2171.125 0.23%
39.0.2171.119 0.68%
39.0.2171.117 0.23%
39.0.2171.112 0.45%
39.0.2171.100 0.45%
38.0.2125.109 0.23%
38.0.2125.105 0.23%
35.0.1916.152 6.76%
35.0.1916.150 1.35%
35.0.1916.147 1.58%
35.0.1916.145 0.45%
35.0.1916.136 0.90%
35.0.1916.132 0.90%
35.0.1916.129 0.23%
35.0.1916.127 0.90%
35.0.1916.125 0.45%
35.0.1916.117 0.23%
32.0.1700.179 2.03%
32.0.1700.175 0.45%
32.0.1700.174 1.13%
32.0.1700.166 1.13%
32.0.1700.163 0.68%
32.0.1700.162 1.58%
32.0.1700.161 0.23%
32.0.1700.159 0.68%
32.0.1700.157 0.23%
32.0.1700.151 1.13%
32.0.1700.141 0.45%
32.0.1700.132 0.23%
78 versions

Orbitum

What is Orbitum?

Orbitum Browser is sometime bundled with third party co-bundled installers such as Open Candy. The browser itself is simply a custom build of the Google Chromium web browser (the same engine that Chrome os built on), but customized for search. It bills itself as a "A free, fast, safe, and easy browser that lets you chat on popular social networks including Vkontakte, Facebook and Odnoklassniki."

About  (from the publisher)

Browser Orbitum downloads any sites easily and has usual set of features. But an interesting and very handy feature is this: using Orbitum you can chat with friends at Facebook or vkontakte and watch web-sites simultaneously. Is this possible? Yes, and it's easy! Orbitum displays lists of friends from different social ...  Read more

Overview

The most used version is 35.0.1916.152, with over 72% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is chrome.exe. The software installer includes 63 files and is usually about 184.34 MB (193,292,367 bytes). OrbitumUpdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released.
Orbitum has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: orbitum.com
Installation folder: C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Orbitum\Application
Uninstaller: "C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Orbitum\Application\21.0.1186.0\Installer\setup.exe" --uninstall
Estimated size: 184.34 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Orbitum

Program executable:chrome.exe
Name:Orbitum
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\local\orbitum\application\chrome.exe
MD5:1169dd69a6aabf1c54a6b17887989e01
Additional files:
  • old_chrome.exe (by The Orbitum Authors) - Orbitum
  • OrbitumUpdater.exe (by Media) - OrbitumUpdater Application
  • avcodec-54.dll
  • avformat-54.dll
  • avutil-51.dll
  • chrome.dll (by The Orbitum Authors)
  • chrome_frame_helper.dll - Google Chrome Frame (Chrome Frame renders the Web of the future in the browsers of the past. It's like strapping a rocket engine to a minivan.)
  • chrome_frame_helper.exe
  • chrome_launcher.exe
  • flashplayerapp.exe (by Adobe Systems) - Adobe Flash Player Control Panel Applet
  • libegl.dll - ANGLE libEGL Dynamic Link Library
  • libglesv2.dll - ANGLE libGLESv2 Dynamic Link Library
  • npchrome_frame.dll
  • ppgooglenaclpluginchrome.dll
  • wow_helper.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • chrome.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Open Browser' (runs on registration).
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • chrome.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'OrbitumAutoLaunch_FF963DB3BBCB58D0A5F170D53ABEF269' and executes as "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Orbitum\Application\chrome.exe" --auto-launch-at-startup --profile-directory="Default".
  • old_chrome.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'OrbitumAutoLaunch_F9CEC4F5D7E365400A09EA6A1BF11B52' and executes as "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Orbitum\Application\chrome.exe" --no-startup-window.
Startup File (User Run Once)
  • chrome.exe is loaded once in the current user (HKCU) registry as a startup file name 'Application Restart #1' which loads as C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Orbitum\Application\chrome.exe --remote-debugging-port=9222 --flag-switches-begin --flag-switches-end --restore-last-session httC://istart.webssearches.com/?type=sc&ts=140.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • chrome.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Orbitum\Application\chrome.exe'.
Network connections
  • chrome.exe connects to ec2-54-225-172-38.compute-1.amazonaws.com (54.225.172.38 port 443).
  • chrome.exe connects to 108.166.32.157 (port 9899).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

chrome.exe
Memory:66.02 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0908433992%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.04749506%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.04334834%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:361,493,998
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:1.36 GB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:119.29 MB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Orbitum?

Quickly and completely remove Orbitum from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Orbitum 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 Orbitum, 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 Orbitum.

WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 29%
Keep it 71%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#11,890

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.23%
Windows 8 19.86%
Windows XP 6.77%
Windows Vista 1.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.71%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.31%
Windows 7 Professional 10.02%
Windows 7 Home Basic 7.74%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.83%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.10%

Distribution by countryGeography

24.48% of installs come from Russia
Which countries install it?
  Russia 24.48%
  UA 9.70%
  United States 5.77%
  Brazil 4.85%
  Israel 2.77%
  Mexico 2.77%
  DZ 2.54%
  MA 2.31%
  Colombia 2.31%
  Argentina 2.08%
  Chile 1.62%
  Germany 1.62%
  BY 1.62%
  Saudi Arabia 1.39%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.81%
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
ASUS 13.70%
Dell 12.22%
Lenovo 7.41%
GIGABYTE 6.30%
Samsung 4.81%
Toshiba 3.33%
Intel 2.96%
American Megatrends 2.22%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 7.28%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.65%
LENOVO 20236 2.65%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 1.99%
HP G42 Notebook PC 1.99%
Packard Bell EasyNote LM8... 1.99%

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