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Should I remove PutLockerDownloader?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
81% remove it19% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,325
United States Rank #31,536
Reach 0.0131%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.99 days
265.20 days >
Average installed length: 139.34 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.34.1.21 36.96%
1.31.153.0 51.63%
1.30.153.0 11.41%

PutLockerDownloader V6.0

What is PutLockerDownloader?

The software uses the Installdaddy install manager which is designed to co-bundle additional offers which include toolbars, web browser extensions as well as various potentially unwanted applications. Installdaddy is a software network that enables software developers to distribute their software and earn money in the process.

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Overview

The most common release is 1.31.153.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up (this is typically done to avoid any UAC prompts). It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named utils.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 24 files and is usually about 1.66 MB (1,737,928 bytes). The installed file PutLockerDownloader V6.0-updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered.

This browser extension utilizes Crossrider framework, a cross-browser toolbar/plugin platform used to develop, deploy and monetize web browser toolbars for Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox. Crossrider extension provide monetization options, mostly potentially unwanted apps, for toolbars including coupons, search assistant (home page and search hijacking) and in-text contextual advertising. Many adware programs (defined by a number of anti-virus vendors) are built using Crossrider as it provides a quick an easy way to deploy ad-supported features that will assist in browser search hijacking.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Starts automatically
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Uses the Crossrider toolbar framework
  • During install it may hijack/modify the browser's homepage and search provider
  • Runs disconnected from the browser as a background process
  • Known to reinstall itself
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in PutLockerDownloader.
utils.exe (68708ffa5287550e744366bd15c077f7) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Symantec 1/26/2014 rev. 1 WS.Reputation
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.26 TROJ_GEN.F47V1126
PutLockerDownloader V6.0-firefoxinstaller.exe (330c0a2f27b7d8c78a05e632a14cd1e4) has been flagged by the following 27 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 12.0.163.0 Adware.Generic.907731
AegisLab 1.5 W32.Sality
avast! 8.0.1489.320 Win32:Crossrider-AI [PUP]
AVG 15.0.0.4189 Generic5.ANDB
Avira 7.11.182.116 ADWARE/CrossRider.Gen2
AVware 1.5.0.21 Crossrider (fs)
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.Lyrics.71
Bitdefender 7.2 Adware.Generic.907731
Comodo Security 19945 ApplicUnwnt
Dr.Web 7.0.10.8210 Trojan.Crossrider.950
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 3.0.0.600 Adware.Generic.907731 (B)
ESET-NOD32 10646 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.CrossRider.Y
Fortinet FortiGate 5.0.999.0 Riskware/Toolbar_CrossRider
F-Secure 11.0.19100.45 Adware.Generic.907731
G Data 24 Adware.Generic.907731
K7 AntiVirus 9.185.13853 Trojan ( 004958cc1 )
K7GW 9.185.13853 Trojan ( 004958cc1 )
McAfee 6.0.5.614 Artemis!330C0A2F27B7
McAfee-GW-Edition v2014.2 BehavesLike.Win32.AdwareCross.dh
MicroWorld-eScan 12.0.250.0 Adware.Generic.907731
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.6.62995 Trojan.Win32.Crossrider.cvxobz
Norman 7.04.04 Troj_Generic.SVLPQ
Sophos 4.98.0 Generic PUA OC
Symantec 20141.1.0.330 Adware.Crossid
Trend Micro 9.740.0.1012 TROJ_GEN.R0CBC0OE314
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.R0CBC0OE314
VIPRE Antivirus 34378 Crossrider (fs)
PutLockerDownloader V6.0-updater.exe (7ffadcd7eab500224c1418e2c475adc8) has been flagged by the following 27 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 12.0.163.0 Adware.Generic.907176
AegisLab 1.5 AdWare.MSIL.DomaIQ
Agnitum Outpost 5.5.1.3 PUA.Toolbar.CrossRider!
AVG 14.0.0.4040 Generic5.ANDC
Avira 7.11.179.8 ADWARE/CrossRider.Gen2
AVware 1.5.0.21 Crossrider (fs)
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.AddLyrics.80
Bitdefender 7.2 Adware.Generic.907176
Comodo Security 19815 ApplicUnwnt
Dr.Web 7.0.10.8210 Trojan.Crossrider.950
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 3.0.0.600 Adware.Generic.907176 (B)
ESET-NOD32 10575 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.CrossRider.W
Fortinet FortiGate 5.1.152.0 Riskware/Toolbar_CrossRider
F-Prot 4.7.1.166 W32/A-eb9ef301!Eldorado
F-Secure 11.0.19100.45 Adware.Generic.907176
G Data 24 Adware.Generic.907176
K7 AntiVirus 9.184.13704 Trojan ( 004956051 )
K7GW 9.184.13704 Trojan ( 004956051 )
McAfee 6.0.5.614 Artemis!7FFADCD7EAB5
McAfee-GW-Edition v2014.2 BehavesLike.Win32.AdwareCross.fh
MicroWorld-eScan 12.0.250.0 Adware.Generic.907176
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.2.62671 Trojan.Win32.Crossrider.cvebvp
Sophos 4.98.0 AppRider
Symantec 20141.1.0.330 Adware.Crossid
Trend Micro 9.740.0.1012 TROJ_GEN.R0CBC0OGH14
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.R0CBC0OGH14
VIPRE Antivirus 33986 Crossrider (fs)
PutLockerDownloader V6.0-enabler.exe (c78ad62f294c493c7e12f103a579c212) has been flagged by the following 24 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
AegisLab 1.5 AdWare.MSIL.DomaIQ
AVG 14.0.0.4040 Generic5.ANLT
Avira 7.11.181.108 ADWARE/CrossRider.Gen2
AVware 1.5.0.21 Crossrider (fs)
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.CrossRider.40
Comodo Security 19908 ApplicUnwnt
Dr.Web 7.0.10.8210 Trojan.Crossrider.7196
ESET-NOD32 10622 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.CrossRider.AV
F-Prot 4.7.1.166 W32/A-eb9ef301!Eldorado
G Data 24 Win32.Adware.Crossrider.L
K7 AntiVirus 9.185.13805 Trojan ( 004956051 )
K7GW 9.185.13802 Trojan ( 004956051 )
Kaspersky 12.0.0.1225 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Lyckriks.aur
Kingsoft AntiVirus 2013.4.9.267 Win32.Troj.Generic.v.(kcloud)
McAfee 6.0.5.614 RDN/Generic PUP.x!cmp
McAfee-GW-Edition v2014.2 BehavesLike.Win32.AdwareCross.fh
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.2.62841 Trojan.Win32.Crossrider.cypocb
Sophos 4.98.0 AppRider
Symantec 20141.1.0.330 Adware.Crossid
Tencent 1.0.0.1 Win32.Adware.Lyckriks.Szbm
Trend Micro 9.740.0.1012 TROJ_GEN.R0CBC0OHR14
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.R0CBC0OHR14
VIPRE Antivirus 34254 Crossrider (fs)
Zillya 2.0.0.1967 Adware.Lyckriks.Win32.630
PutLockerDownloader V6.0-codedownloader.exe (04f39604ebf9663cb3d3bcea843f4a58) has been flagged by the following 22 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 12.0.163.0 Adware.Generic.909907
Agnitum Outpost 5.5.1.3 PUA.Toolbar.CrossRider!
Avira AntiVir 7.11.148.132 Adware/CrossRider.A.660
AVG 14.0.0.3931 Generic5.ANCK
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.Lyrics.71
Bitdefender 7.2 Adware.Generic.909907
Dr.Web 7.00.9.04080 Trojan.Crossrider.950
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 3.0.0.596 Adware.Generic.909907 (B)
ESET-NOD32 9776 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.CrossRider.T
Fortinet FortiGate 4 Riskware/Toolbar_CrossRider
F-Secure 11.0.19100.45 Adware.Generic.909907
G Data 24 Adware.Generic.909907
K7 AntiVirus 9.177.12026 Trojan ( 0049572d1 )
K7GW 9.177.12026 Trojan ( 0049572d1 )
McAfee 6.0.4.564 Artemis!04F39604EBF9
MicroWorld-eScan 12.0.250.0 Adware.Generic.909907
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.0.59608 Trojan.Win32.Crossrider.cvxsxs
Sophos 4.98.0 Generic PUA PL
Symantec 20131.1.5.61 Adware.Crossid
Trend Micro 9.740-1012 TROJ_GEN.R0CBC0ODN14
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700-1001 TROJ_GEN.R0CBC0ODN14
VIPRE Antivirus 29014 Crossrider (fs)
PutLockerDownloader V6.0-chromeinstaller.exe (34a28bd6bdc9c1798524a0aeeaee1448) has been flagged by the following 22 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
AegisLab 1.5 W32.Sality
Agnitum Outpost 5.5.1.3 PUA.Toolbar.CrossRider!
avast! 8.0.1489.320 Win32:Crossrider-AI [PUP]
AVG 15.0.0.4189 Generic5.ANLS
Avira 7.11.183.48 ADWARE/CrossRider.Gen2
AVware 1.5.0.21 Crossrider (fs)
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.Lyrics.71
Comodo Security 19997 ApplicUnwnt
Dr.Web 7.0.10.8210 Trojan.Crossrider.7421
ESET-NOD32 10672 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.CrossRider.Y
Fortinet FortiGate 5.0.999.0 Riskware/Toolbar_CrossRider
G Data 24 Win32.Adware.Crossrider.N
K7 AntiVirus 9.185.13888 Trojan ( 004958cc1 )
K7GW 9.185.13902 Trojan ( 004958cc1 )
McAfee 6.0.5.614 Artemis!34A28BD6BDC9
McAfee-GW-Edition v2014.2 BehavesLike.Win32.AdwareCross.dh
MicroWorld-eScan 12.0.250.0 Trojan.Generic.11164968
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.6.62995 Trojan.Win32.Crossrider.cxrnva
nProtect 2014-11-04.01 Trojan.Generic.11164968
Symantec 20141.1.0.330 WS.Reputation.1
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.R0CBB01JR14
VIPRE Antivirus 34522 Crossrider (fs)
PutLockerDownloader V6.0-bho.dll (6b65eee90348cea0453f79c4a873d270) has been flagged by the following 11 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Antiy-AVL 2.0.3.7 AdWare/Win32.Lyckriks
AVG 13.0.0.3169 Generic5.AMMM
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.Lyckriks.Ar
ESET-NOD32 9387 Win32/Toolbar.CrossRider.R
Jiangmin 16.0.100 AdWare/Lyckriks.ff
Kaspersky 12.0.0.1225 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Lyckriks.mk
Kingsoft AntiVirus 2013.04.09.267 Win32.Troj.Lyckriks.mk.(kcloud)
Sophos 4.97.0 AppRider
Symantec 20131.1.5.61 Adware.Crossid
Vba32 AntiVirus 3.12.24.3 AdWare.Lyckriks
VIPRE Antivirus 26190 Crossrider (fs)
PutLockerDownloader V6.0-bho64.dll (de31d0ab5daaf2df302ef817483ca0b6) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
ESET-NOD32 9383 a variant of Win64/Toolbar.Crossrider.B
VIPRE Antivirus 26156 Crossrider (fs)
       View all 137 all detections

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: installdaddy
URL: www.installdaddy.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\putlockerdownloader v6.0
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\PutLockerDownloader V6.0\Uninstall.exe /fromcontrolpanel=1
Warning, the included uninstaller may not work, it is highly recommended to use Reason Core Security.
Estimated size: 1.66 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PutLockerDownloader V6.0

Program executable:utils.exe (Malware detected)
Path:C:\Program Files\putlockerdownloader v6.0\utils.exe
MD5:68708ffa5287550e744366bd15c077f7
Additional files:
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-bg.exe - PutLockerDownloader V6.0 (PutLockerDownloader V6.0 exe)
  • (Malware detected) PutLockerDownloader V6.0-bho.dll - PutLockerDownloader V6.0 BHO
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-bho64.dll
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-buttonutil.exe
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-buttonutil64.exe
  • (Malware detected) PutLockerDownloader V6.0-chromeinstaller.exe
  • (Malware detected) PutLockerDownloader V6.0-codedownloader.exe
  • (Malware detected) PutLockerDownloader V6.0-enabler.exe
  • (Malware detected) PutLockerDownloader V6.0-firefoxinstaller.exe
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-updater.exe
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-buttonutil.dll
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-buttonutil64.dll
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-helper.exe
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-bho64.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'PutLockerDownloader V6.0' with the class of {11111111-1111-1111-1111-110411591162} (CrossriderApp0045962).
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-bho.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'PutLockerDownloader V6.0' with the class of {11111111-1111-1111-1111-110411591162} (CrossriderApp0045962).
5 Scheduled Tasks (Boot/Login)
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-updater.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named PutLockerDownloader V6.0-updater.
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-chromeinstaller.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named PutLockerDownloader V6.0-chromeinstaller.
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-enabler.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named PutLockerDownloader V6.0-enabler.
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-firefoxinstaller.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named PutLockerDownloader V6.0-firefoxinstaller.
  • PutLockerDownloader V6.0-codedownloader.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named PutLockerDownloader V6.0-codedownloader.

How do I remove PutLockerDownloader?

Quickly and completely remove PutLockerDownloader V6.0 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 PutLockerDownloader 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 PutLockerDownloader V6.0, 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 PutLockerDownloader.
  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.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by PutLockerDownloader V6.0 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 81%
Keep it 19%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.04%
Windows 8 27.72%
Windows XP 5.43%
Windows Vista 3.80%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.78%
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.59%
Windows 7 Professional 8.20%
Windows 8.1 5.46%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.92%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.92%

Distribution by countryGeography

14.62% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 14.62%
  Israel 5.85%
  Mexico 4.68%
  Spain 4.68%
  Germany 4.68%
  Egypt 4.68%
  MA 4.09%
  DZ 3.51%
  Italy 3.51%
  United Kingdom 3.51%
  France 2.92%
  Indonesia 2.92%
  Thailand 2.34%
  Belgium 2.34%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.79%
Acer 25.00%
Dell 12.12%
GIGABYTE 8.33%
Samsung 7.58%
ASUS 6.82%
Toshiba 6.82%
Lenovo 2.27%
Sony 1.52%
Gateway 0.76%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.03%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.23%
Samsung 300E5EV/300E4EV/2... 2.42%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.42%
Gigabyte M61PME-S2 2.42%
HP Pavilion g4 Notebook P... 2.42%

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