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Should I remove SoundFrost?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
65% remove it35% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,524
United States Rank #10,608
Reach 0.0520%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.35 days
305.21 days >
Average installed length: 160.36 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.8.0.0 5.21%
3.7.8.0 2.08%
3.7.6.0 10.76%
3.7.5.0 1.39%
3.7.4.0 1.04%
3.7.2.0 4.51%
3.7.1.0 3.47%
3.7.0.0 48.96%
3.6.9.0 6.25%
3.6.7.0 0.69%
3.6.6.0 1.39%

SoundFrost

What is SoundFrost?  (from SoundFrost Company)

SoundFrost works with the legal music base which contains over 10 million songs of various genres and styles. Owing to the state-of-the-art programming methods and approach, the SoundFrost program offers: a) high-speed download of music files, b) simultaneous download of multiple files at high speed and with no quality...  Read more

Overview

SoundFrost is a program developed by SoundFrost Company. The most used version is 3.7.0.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. 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 soundfrost.exe. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. The software installer includes 28 files and is usually about 1.59 GB (1,704,063,853 bytes). The software utilizes the Nokia Qt cross-platforms C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 33% of users of SoundFrost come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Germany.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in SoundFrost.
SoundFrost.exe (ac6752ded72651f17db73a884dc3b7d7) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Symantec 10/15/2013 rev. 3 WS.Reputation
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.288 TROJ_GEN.F47V0908
Bundled relationships

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SoundFrost\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SoundFrost\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.59 GB

Program filesFiles installed by SoundFrost

Program executable:soundfrost.exe
Name:SoundFrost
Path:C:\Program Files\soundfrost\soundfrost.exe
MD5:347b6fb9dde339f725e8aa0d157aced1
Additional files:
  • SoundFrost.dll - SoundFrost
  • SoundFrost64.dll
  • libvlc.dll (by VideoLAN) - VLC media player (VLC media player 2.0.2)
  • libvlccore.dll (by VideoLAN)
  • vlc-qt.dll (by Tadej Novak) - VLC-Qt (VLC-Qt - Qt bindings for libVLC)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtScript4.dll
  • QtWebKit4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • SoundFrostService.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • unins001.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • SoundFrost64.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a Browser Helper Object with the class of {11BF46C6-B3DE-48BD-BF70-3AD85CAB80B5}.
  • SoundFrost.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'SoundFrost' with the class of {5e9ca1f3-d2ae-42be-a528-542918b804ac}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • SoundFrost.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Wincore Mediabar' with the class of {28387537-e3f9-4ed7-860c-11e69af4a8a0}.
Scheduled Task
  • SoundFrost.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{3E4E7274-B37D-4D2A-B4CC-A715E4BB6C8D}' (runs on registration).
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • SoundFrostService.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SoundFrost Service' and executes as C:\Program Files\SoundFrost\SoundFrostService.exe.
  • SoundFrost.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SoundFrost' and executes as C:\Program Files\SoundFrost\SoundFrost.exe.

How do I remove SoundFrost?

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Or, you can uninstall SoundFrost 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 SoundFrost, 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 SoundFrost.
  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 SoundFrost you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 65%
Keep it 35%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.88%
Windows 8 14.58%
Windows XP 8.33%
Windows Vista 5.21%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.07%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.83%
Windows 7 Professional 12.15%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.51%
Windows 8 Pro with Media ... 3.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.81% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.81%
  Brazil 11.67%
  Germany 9.78%
  Canada 3.79%
  United Kingdom 3.79%
  Italy 3.79%
  Australia 3.15%
  Belgium 2.52%
  Netherlands 2.52%
  France 2.21%
  India 2.21%
  Israel 1.58%
  Russia 1.58%
  Turkey 1.58%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.68%
Hewlett-Packard 23.42%
Dell 19.62%
GIGABYTE 7.59%
ASUS 7.59%
Samsung 5.06%
Intel 4.43%
Medion 2.53%
Lenovo 1.90%
Toshiba 1.90%
American Megatrends 1.27%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.67%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.75%
Acer Aspire V3-771 1.83%
Dell Dell System Vostro... 1.83%
Gigabyte GA-MA78GM-UD2H 1.83%
ASUSTeK K55A 1.83%

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