24,948,210 programs installed

Should I remove V9 Homepage Uninstaller?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
70% remove it30% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #8,381
United States Rank #18,469
Reach 0.0638%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.69 days
580.78 days >
Average installed length: 305.16 days

V9 Homepage Uninstaller

What is V9 Homepage Uninstaller?

V9 Homepage is a web browser extension and toolbar that delivers contextual based advertising as well as modify the user's web browser home and search pages to provide advertising and search. The software acts as adware and is typically defined as a potentially unwanted application by various malware vendors.

What the browser extension does:
- Changes the default search engine.
- Changes the default browser home page.
- Adds search from the address bar.
- Adds alternative redirection "page not found" and DNS errors.
- Displays contextual advertising by injecting banner and text ads.


V9 Homepage Uninstaller is a program developed by ELEX Technology. The main program executable is v9iob-1.exe. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. The software installer includes 12 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 18% of users of V9 Homepage Uninstaller come from Mexico, it is also popular in Brazil and Poland.
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in V9 Homepage Uninstaller.
v9sof.exe (c80854198297974f9e68ff3adf2e536d) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
AVG 2015.0.3600 Win32/DH{QR4MICQiJX0DUg}
ESET-NOD32 8.9249 a variant of Win32/ELEX
Malwarebytes v2014.01.08.12 PUP.Optional.Elex.A
v9fft.exe (5779bf1b44e55af82001afdca0f6d922) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Avira AntiVir Adware/Vnine.A
ESET-NOD32 9000 a variant of Win32/ELEX
Malwarebytes PUP.Optional.Elex.A
V9 Homepage Uninstaller has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.v9.com/common/uninstall.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\v9soft
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\v9Soft\v9sof.exe -uninstall -oem=sof -app=v9toolbar -nation=mx

Program filesFiles installed by V9 Homepage Uninstaller

Program executable:v9iob-1.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\v9soft\v9iob-1.exe
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) v9sof.exe (by Beijing ELEX Technology Co) - v9hometools
  • v9avc-1.exe (by Beijing ELEX Technology Co)
  • v9bnd.exe (by Beijing ELEX Technology Co)
  • v9cor.exe (by Beijing ELEX Technology Co)
  • (Malware detected) v9fft.exe (by Beijing ELEX Technology Co)
  • v9idd.exe (by Beijing ELEX Technology Co)
  • v9mdg.exe (by Beijing ELEX Technology Co)
  • v9tti.exe (by Beijing ELEX Technology Co)
  • v9v9tb.exe (by Beijing ELEX Technology Co)
  • v9vei.exe (by Beijing ELEX Technology Co)
  • v9wnf.exe (by Beijing ELEX Technology Co)

How do I remove V9 Homepage Uninstaller?

Quickly and completely remove V9 Homepage Uninstaller 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 V9 Homepage Uninstaller from your computer.
Or, you can uninstall V9 Homepage Uninstaller 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 V9 Homepage Uninstaller, 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 V9 Homepage Uninstaller.
  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.
Scan your PC for malware
If you do not have a good anti-virus program, please consider installing one. Below are some we highly recommend.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 70%
Keep it 30%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 80.37%
Windows XP 14.16%
Windows Vista 5.02%
Windows 8 0.46%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.90%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.02%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.76%
Windows 7 Professional 12.84%
Windows 7 Home Basic 9.17%
Windows 7 Starter 7.34%

Distribution by countryGeography

17.54% of installs come from Mexico
Which countries install it?
  Mexico 17.54%
  Brazil 16.23%
  Poland 14.04%
  Spain 13.60%
  Argentina 11.84%
  United States 9.65%
  Taiwan 3.95%
  Thailand 3.07%
  Turkey 2.63%
  Vietnam 1.32%
  Germany 0.88%
  FK 0.44%
  France 0.44%
  United Kingdom 0.44%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.11%
Acer 18.92%
Dell 13.51%
ASUS 9.73%
Lenovo 6.49%
American Megatrends 4.32%
Samsung 4.32%
Toshiba 2.16%
Sony 2.16%
MSI 1.62%
Intel 1.08%
Common models
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.55%
HP G62 Notebook PC 1.55%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.55%
HP Pavilion dv4 Notebook ... 1.04%
Corporativo Lanix S.A de ... 1.04%
Acer Veriton Z291G 1.04%

About (from ELEX Technology)

ELEX is now the biggest social game developer in Asia and the fifth biggest social game provider in the world, with nearly 20 million users.
Publisher URL: www.elex-tech.com


user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.