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Should I remove WikiBrowser?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
68% remove it32% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #34,199
United States Rank #30,260
Reach 0.0039%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 0.30 days
8.81 days >
Average installed length: 4.63 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
39.0.2132.37 10.91%
39.0.2132.33 56.36%
39.0.2132.21 29.09%
39.0.2132.10 3.64%

Other programs by CLARALABSOFTWARE

WikiBrowser

Overview

WikiBrowser is a software program developed by CLARALABSOFTWARE. The most common release is 39.0.2132.33, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named wikibrowser.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 292.44 MB (306,640,662 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 43% of users of WikiBrowser come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Netherlands.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • 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 WikiBrowser.
wikibrowser.exe (446f7f1a8931e6f5865fa67aba079e54) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Dr.Web 9.0.0.0228 Adware.Iminent.49
Malwarebytes v2015.08.16.05 PUP.Optional.Clara.A
Symantec 8/16/2015 rev. 1 WS.Reputation

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: WikiBrowser
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\WikiBrowser\Application
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\WikiBrowser\Uninstall.exe" /S
Estimated size: 292.44 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WikiBrowser

Program executable:wikibrowser.exe (Malware detected)
Name:WikiBrowser
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\local\wikibrowser\application\wikibrowser.exe
MD5:446f7f1a8931e6f5865fa67aba079e54
Additional files:
  • chrome_elf.dll (by The Chromium Authors) - Chromium
  • extension_list.json

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • wikibrowser.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{320F90CF-2BDC-4F97-945C-D65780315B60}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • wikibrowser.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\WikiBrowser\Application\wikibrowser.exe'.

How do I remove WikiBrowser?

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Or, you can uninstall WikiBrowser 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 WikiBrowser, 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 WikiBrowser.
  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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OS VERSIONS
Win 8 49%
Win XP 2%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 68%
Keep it 32%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#34,199

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 49.09%
Windows 7 49.09%
Windows XP 1.82%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.09%
Windows 8.1 27.27%
Windows 7 Professional 12.73%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.27%
Windows 8.1 Connected 7.27%
Windows 8 5.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.65% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.65%
  France 16.18%
  Netherlands 7.35%
  Italy 5.88%
  Australia 4.41%
  Canada 4.41%
  United Kingdom 4.41%
  Mexico 2.94%
  Saudi Arabia 2.94%
  Colombia 1.47%
  Latvia 1.47%
  Sweden 1.47%
  Argentina 1.47%
  Spain 1.47%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.91%
Acer 14.89%
ASUS 12.77%
Dell 8.51%
Toshiba 8.51%
Lenovo 6.38%
Samsung 4.26%
Sony 4.26%
American Megatrends 2.13%
Packard Bell 2.13%
MSI 2.13%
Medion 2.13%
Common models
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 5.66%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 3.77%
Gigabyte Z97X-UD5H 3.77%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.77%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.89%
HP 15 Notebook PC 1.89%

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