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What percent of users and experts removed it?
82% remove it18% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
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Versions

VersionDistribution
2015.05.06.155049 50.00%
2015.04.19.174937 50.00%

Water Plant

What is Water Plant?  (from Yontoo Technology)

The Software installs a group of web browsing features and functionalities that customize and enhance your interaction with the websites you visit by displaying text, graphics, or other interactive content in your browsers. Software features may include, without limitation, browser extensions, tools and applications ...  Read more

Overview

Water Plant is a software program developed by Yontoo Technology. The most common release is 2015.05.06.155049, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 10.91 MB (11,442,360 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). While about 80% of users of Water Plant come from the United States, it is also popular in DZ.
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Adds a background Windows Service
  • Delivered through a thrid-party offer
  • This program has a poor reputation
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
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Water Plant has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.
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Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Water Plant
URL: waterplantspace.com/support
Help link: mailto:[email protected]
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Water Plant
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Water Plant\WaterPlantuninstall.exe
Estimated size: 10.91 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Water Plant

  • WaterPlantbho.dll - Water Plant
  • updateWaterPlant.exe
  • WaterPlantUninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • WaterPlantbho.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Water Plant 1.0.0.7' with the class of {f73cf7ec-b452-464f-8ccc-3124203a015d}.
Service
  • updateWaterPlant.exe runs as a service named 'Update Water Plant' (Update Water Plant).

How do I remove Water Plant?

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Or, you can uninstall Water Plant 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 Water Plant, 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 Water Plant.
  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 Water Plant you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

PC BRAND OF CHOICE
100%
ASUS
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 82%
Keep it 18%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  DZ 20.00%

About Yontoo Technology

Yontoo, a subsidiary/alias of ad-hijacker Sambreel, is a publisher of ad-supported web browser extensions designed to inject and display advertisements within the browser.
Publisher URL: www.yontoo.com

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