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Should I remove SearchGnome?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
88% remove it12% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
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Versions

VersionDistribution
3.00.0003 100.00%

SearchGnome 3.00.0003

What is SearchGnome?

SearchGnome is a web browser toolbar and extension that modifies the browsers search and home pages as well as delivers contextual based advertising. This toolbar currently supports Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome. In order to provide search advertising revenue, the software is designed not only to modify the search provider but to protect it so that it remains the default browser search engine. It is typically installed via a co-bundled offer within a third-party software distribution.

What it does:
- Modifies the default search engine and search provider.
- Changes the default browser home page.
- Adds search functionality from the address bar.
- Adds alternative redirection "page not found".
- Displays/hijacks advertising.

Overview

The primary executable is named searchgnome.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package is about 976.93 KB (1,000,374 bytes) when donwloaded.
SearchGnome has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.
Find out how to remove SearchGnome 3.00.0003.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: SearchGnome
URL: www.searchgnome.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\eBay\SearchGnome
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\eBay\SEARCH~1\UNINST~1.EXE /remove /q0
Estimated size: 976.93 KB

Program filesFiles installed by SearchGnome 3.00.0003

Program executable:searchgnome.exe
Name:SearchGnome
Path:C:\Program Files\ebay\searchgnome\searchgnome.exe
MD5:723bbf98077d795a3b0914b9c4550f96
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe - SearchGnome (TIN Setup)

How do I remove SearchGnome?

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Or, you can uninstall SearchGnome 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 SearchGnome 3.00.0003, 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 SearchGnome.
  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.

USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 88%
Keep it 12%
 
MOST USED OS
~99%
Windows 7 (SP1)
 
COUNTRY POPULARITY
100.00%
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

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