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Should I remove Oxy Installer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
65% remove it35% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0009%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 52.23 days
168.05 days >
Average installed length: 88.30 days

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Oxy Installer

What is Oxy Installer?

Oxy Installer is a potentially unwanted download and install manager from FINEDREAM INVEST that is desigend to deliver additional offers, typically adware in nature such as web browser toolbars and extensions.

Overview

Oxy Installer is a program developed by Escolade Solutions LTD. 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 oxyinst.exe. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 4.57 MB (4,792,048 bytes). Updater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 67% of users of Oxy Installer come from the United States, it is also popular in Portugal and Thailand.
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Oxy Installer.
Updater.exe (f522bc729222f08a3e530383f41ec676) has been flagged by the following 10 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Avira AntiVir 7.11.109.226 Adware/iPumper.L.1
avast! 2014.9-131030 Win32:PUP-gen [PUP]
AVG 2014.0.3485 AdInstaller.U
Bkav FE 1.3.0.4261 W32.Clodd17.Trojan
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan.2.0.127 AdWare.iPumper
McAfee 5600.7244 RDN/Generic.tfr!dr
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7244 RDN/Generic.tfr!dr
Panda Antivirus 13.10.30.06 Suspicious file
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.303 TROJ_GEN.R0C1H06JL13
VIPRE Antivirus 22806 iPumper (fs)

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.products-placement.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\oxy
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\Oxy\oxyinst.exe" --uninstall
Estimated size: 4.57 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Oxy Installer

Program executable:oxyinst.exe
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\oxy\oxyinst.exe
MD5:8fa3d8523f281ef4557877d7f8875175
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) Updater.exe - Updater

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Updater.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Escolade' (runs daily at 7:05 PM).

How do I remove Oxy Installer?

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Or, you can uninstall Oxy Installer 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 Oxy Installer, 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 Oxy Installer.
  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) 67%
Win Vista (SP2) 33%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 65%
Keep it 35%
 
AVERAGE INSTALL LIFESPAN
88.30
Days

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 7 Starter 33.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.33%
Windows Vista Business 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  Portugal 16.67%
  Thailand 16.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 33.33%
Lenovo 33.33%
Samsung 33.33%
Common models
ASUSTeK F5SL 33.33%
LENOVO 2342CTO 33.33%
Samsung N310 33.33%

comments1 comment

user comment
user comment
patomania11127 days ago
I tried to use control panel to unistall it and it says that i do not have the sufficient permisions to uninstall oxy. i dont know why this happens, but i hope AVG removes it. i also deleted all the folders with the oxy data, so i hope that helps.