32,670,508 programs installed

Should I remove Oxy Installer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
65% remove it35% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0012%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.02 days
295.50 days >
Average installed length: 155.26 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

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.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
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 'Windows Updater' (runs daily at 16:51).

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) 71%
Win 8 14%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 65%
Keep it 35%
 
AVERAGE INSTALL LIFESPAN
155.26
Days

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.43%
Windows Vista 14.29%
Windows 8 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Basic 16.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%
Windows 7 Starter 16.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Windows 8.1 Pro 16.67%
Windows Vista Business 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.44%
  India 11.11%
  Italy 11.11%
  Portugal 11.11%
  Romania 11.11%
  Thailand 11.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 28.57%
Acer 28.57%
Samsung 14.29%
Hewlett-Packard 14.29%
ASUS 14.29%
Common models
Samsung N310 16.67%
LENOVO 2342CTO 16.67%
LENOVO 20042 16.67%
HP ENVY 4 Notebook PC 16.67%
ASUSTeK F5SL 16.67%
Acer Aspire 5755G 16.67%

comments1 comment

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patomania1114 months 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.