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Should I remove WinRAR Packages?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
88% remove it12% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,615
United States Rank #10,904
Reach 0.0262%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.29 days
480.46 days >
Average installed length: 252.45 days

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WinRAR Packages

What is WinRAR Packages?

WinRAR Packages is a software bundle distributed through the InstallCore download manager. These packages may be ad-supported that include the original program as well as the included advertiser software which in some cases may include adware. This particular software is just an uninstaller that is designed to remove the bundled programs.

Form the publisher - "The downloader manages the entire download process of your software from start to finish. If any offers are accepted, the download manager will include a bundle uninstaller (named "[downloadname] Packages") that will help uninstall all the offers that were included with the download as a group instead of individually. We're able to offer free software because we are advertiser supported. When you download software, it gives our advertisers a chance to speak to you."

About  (from installCore)

Some of the advertisements you see in the installer are delivered by third parties who collect information through cookies, ip address, web beacons, and other technologies about your online activities, in order to understand your interests and deliver advertisements that are tailored to your interests.
Overview
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Known to include offers within the setup
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in WinRAR Packages.
uninstaller.exe (8c7fb9078a63b7e5e899e7a2dbb0db53) has been flagged by the following 6 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Avira AntiVir 7.11.124.56 ADWARE/InstallCore.Gen
Dr.Web 9.0.0.08 Adware.InstallCore.90
ESET-NOD32 8.9264 Win32/InstallCore.AZ
F-Prot v6.4.7.1.166 W32/InstallCore.W.gen
Rising Antivirus 23.00.65.14106 PE:Malware.XPACK-LNR/Heur!1.5594
Vba32 AntiVirus 3.12.24.3 BScope.P2P-Worm.Palevo
WinRAR Packages has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\0t1f0d1f2w1g1i1f1t1q\winrar packages
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\0T1F0D1F2W1G1I1F1T1Q\WinRAR Packages\uninstaller.exe /Uninstall /NM="WinRAR Packages" /AN="0T1F0D1F2W1G1I1F1T1Q" /MBN="W
Estimated size: 1.06 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WinRAR Packages

Program executable:uninstaller.exe (Malware detected)
Name:Application Internet
Application Internet Setup
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\0b1t1l2v1t1j1l\winrar packages\uninstaller.exe
MD5:8c7fb9078a63b7e5e899e7a2dbb0db53

How do I remove WinRAR Packages?

Quickly and completely remove WinRAR Packages from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
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Or, you can uninstall WinRAR Packages 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 WinRAR Packages, 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 WinRAR Packages.
  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 7 (SP1) 56%
Win XP 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 88%
Keep it 12%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#13,615

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.00%
Windows 8 29.67%
Windows XP 4.03%
Windows Vista 3.30%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.27%
Windows 8.1 15.13%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.55%
Windows 7 Professional 9.23%
Windows 8 7.01%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.25% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 53.25%
  United Kingdom 7.10%
  Brazil 4.14%
  Canada 3.25%
  Germany 2.96%
  France 2.96%
  Netherlands 2.66%
  Australia 2.37%
  Belgium 2.37%
  New Zealand 2.37%
  South Africa 2.07%
  Poland 1.78%
  Italy 1.48%
  Spain 1.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.83%
Dell 20.73%
ASUS 15.54%
Acer 13.99%
Toshiba 9.84%
Samsung 5.18%
Lenovo 4.66%
GIGABYTE 3.11%
Alienware 2.59%
Apple 0.52%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.69%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.91%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.34%
Dell Inspiron 3847 1.56%
ASUSTeK G46VW 1.56%
ASUS All Series 1.56%

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