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What percent of users and experts removed it?
64% remove it36% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
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Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.0.11 100.00%

PicColor Utility

Overview

PicColor Utility is a software program developed by Say Media Group LTD. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named ColorMedia.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 19 files and is usually about 5.83 MB (6,116,717 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 8. While about 67% of users of PicColor Utility come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Installs a Windows Service
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in PicColor Utility.
ColorMedia.exe (53797dd5b15e777cc68c3993e6bbe02a) has been flagged by the following 10 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Antiy-AVL 1.0.0.1 Trojan/Win32.TSGeneric
avast! 2014.9-141120 Win32:Adware-gen [Adw]
AVG 2015.0.3285 Generic5
AVware 1.5.0.21 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
Comodo Security 20067 ApplicUnwnt
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan.1.8.3.0 PUA.Loadshop
K7 AntiVirus 13.185.13993 Adware
K7GW 13.185.13994 Adware ( 004b03881 )
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.6.63362 Riskware.Win32.Loadshop.dgvoaq
VIPRE Antivirus 34744 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.saymediagroup.com
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\piccolor utility
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\PicColor Utility\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 5.83 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PicColor Utility

Program executable:ColorMedia.exe (Malware detected)
Name:ColorMedia.exe
Path:C:\ProgramData\piccolor utility\ColorMedia.exe
MD5:53797dd5b15e777cc68c3993e6bbe02a
Additional files:
  • ColorMediaWFPInst.exe - WFPInstaller
  • ColorMediaCrt.dll
  • PicColor.exe - PicColor Platform
  • uninstall.exe - PicColor Utility
  • (Malware detected) ColorMedia.exe
  • CMWFP64.sys - WFP driver
  • CMWFP.sys
  • freebl3.dll (by Mozilla Foundation) - Network Security Services (NSS freebl Library)
  • libnspr4.dll (by Mozilla Foundation) - Netscape Portable Runtime (NSPR Library)
  • libplc4.dll - PLC Library
  • libplds4.dll - PLDS Library
  • nss3.dll - NSS Base Library
  • nssckbi.dll - NSS Builtin Trusted Root CAs
  • nssdbm3.dll - Legacy Database Driver
  • nssutil3.dll - NSS Utility Library
  • smime3.dll - NSS S/MIME Library
  • softokn3.dll - NSS PKCS #11 Library
  • ssl3.dll - NSS SSL Library
  • sqlite3.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • PicColor.exe runs as a service named 'PicColor Service' (PicColor Service).
  • ColorMedia.exe runs as a service named 'ColorMedia' (ColorMedia) "Color Media software provider".

How do I remove PicColor Utility?

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Or, you can uninstall PicColor Utility 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 PicColor Utility, 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 PicColor Utility.
  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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HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 64%
Keep it 36%
 
MOST USED OS
~99%
Windows 8

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  United Kingdom 33.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 66.67%
Lenovo 33.33%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C55Dt-A 33.33%
TOSHIBA SATELLITE C50-B 33.33%
LENOVO 7745 33.33%

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