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Should I remove SiteFinder?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
78% remove it22% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,291
United States Rank #34,773
Reach 0.1109%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.24 days
420.20 days >
Average installed length: 220.78 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.0.0 100.00%

SiteFinder

What is SiteFinder?  (from site-finder.com)

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Overview

SiteFinder is a program developed by site-finder.com. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The main program executable is SiteFinder.dll. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 766.27 KB (784,659 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 7% of users of SiteFinder come from MA, it is also popular in Italy and India.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Loads into the web browser
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in SiteFinder.
SiteFinder.dll (b9931d8c91d820113a3b580598095d9e) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Dr.Web 9.0.0.0112 Adware.Shopper.385
Malwarebytes v2014.04.22.03 PUP.Optional.SiteFinder.A
Bundled relationships

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: SiteFinder
URL: site-finder.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\sitefinder
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\SiteFinder\sitefinder_uninstaller.exe
Estimated size: 766.27 KB

Program filesFiles installed by SiteFinder

Program module:SiteFinder.dll
Name:Internet Explorer Site Finder Toolbar
Site Finder Toolbar
Path:C:\Program Files\sitefinder\SiteFinder.dll
MD5:2740ff8d23dc89eef61064ef0d315f0f
Additional files:
  • sitefinder_uninstaller.exe - ${ProductName}
  • (Malware detected) SiteFinder.dll (by Site Finder) - Internet Explorer Site Finder Toolbar (Site Finder Toolbar)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer Bar
  • SiteFinder.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'SiteFinder' with a class of {CCC7B159-1D8C-11E3-B2AD-F3EF3D58318D}.
Internet Explorer Extension
  • SiteFinder.dll is installed as an Internet Explorer extension using the class {CCC7B152-1D8C-11E3-B2AD-F3EF3D58318D}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • SiteFinder.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'SiteFinder' with the class of {CCC7B159-1D8C-11E3-B2AD-F3EF3D58318D} (Site Finder Toolbar).
Internet Explorer URL Search Hook
  • SiteFinder.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'SiteFinder' with a class of {CCC7B159-1D8C-11E3-B2AD-F3EF3D58318D} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.

How do I remove SiteFinder?

Quickly and completely remove SiteFinder from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Download "Should I Remove It?", it's FREE!Remove SiteFinder from your computer.
Or, you can uninstall SiteFinder 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 SiteFinder, 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 SiteFinder.
  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 SiteFinder you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 7 0%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 78%
Keep it 22%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.58%
Windows 8 21.13%
Windows XP 10.72%
Windows Vista 2.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 27.95%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.73%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.68%
Windows 8.1 6.52%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

7.27% of installs come from MA
Which countries install it?
  MA 7.27%
  Italy 6.70%
  India 6.54%
  DZ 5.33%
  Brazil 3.31%
  France 3.07%
  Saudi Arabia 2.91%
  Romania 2.75%
  Germany 2.67%
  Poland 2.67%
  Indonesia 2.50%
  Egypt 2.34%
  Mexico 2.34%
  Belgium 2.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.90%
Acer 22.52%
Dell 17.21%
ASUS 8.78%
Toshiba 6.35%
GIGABYTE 5.89%
Samsung 5.77%
Lenovo 3.23%
Intel 3.00%
American Megatrends 2.19%
Sahara 1.15%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 7.56%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.91%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.62%
HP Pavilion g4 Notebook P... 2.33%
MSI MS-7592 2.33%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.03%

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