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Should I remove Video Songs Gizmos?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
66% remove it34% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #43,468
United States Rank #28,942
Reach 0.0021%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.95 days
205.12 days >
Average installed length: 107.77 days


VersionDistribution 90.00% 10.00%

Video Songs Gizmos


Video Songs Gizmos is a software program developed by lyricsgizm. The most common release is, 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). Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 primary executable is named lyricsgizm.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 1.02 MB (1,068,898 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 79% of users of Video Songs Gizmos come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Saudi Arabia.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Starts automatically
  • Adds a background Windows Service
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Video Songs Gizmos.
lyricsgizm.exe (f08118ab2b4113794b810248aef87f8f) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan. AdWare.Win32.PennyBee
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.325 Suspicious_GEN.F47V0906

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\lyricsgizm
Uninstaller: C:\ProgramData\lyricsgizm\Uninstaller.exe /ga=1503
Estimated size: 1.02 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Video Songs Gizmos

Program executable:lyricsgizm.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstaller.exe - Installer (Main Installer)
  • utils.exe
  • lyricsgizmutil.dll (by Video Song Gizmos Agent) - PrintTest

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • lyricsgizm.exe is scheduled as a task named 'lyricsgizm Runner'.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • lyricsgizm.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named lyricsgizm Runner.
  • lyricsgizm.exe runs as a service named 'lyricsgizm' (lyricsgizm).

How do I remove Video Songs Gizmos?

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Or, you can uninstall Video Songs Gizmos 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 Video Songs Gizmos, 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 Video Songs Gizmos.
  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.
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Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win XP 3%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 66%
Keep it 34%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.33%
Windows 8 40.00%
Windows Vista 3.33%
Windows XP 3.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.38%
Windows 8.1 24.14%
Windows 8 6.90%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.90%
Windows 8 Pro 3.45%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

79.49% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 79.49%
  Germany 15.38%
  Saudi Arabia 5.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 37.93%
Dell 13.79%
Acer 13.79%
ASUS 10.34%
Toshiba 6.90%
Samsung 6.90%
Lenovo 6.90%
Sony 3.45%
Common models
HP 2000 Notebook PC 10.34%
Acer Aspire Z3-105 6.90%
LENOVO Lenovo H420 3.45%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 3.45%
Samsung 300E4C/300E5C/300... 3.45%


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