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Should I remove Window Network Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
85% remove it15% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0014%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.79 days
465.78 days >
Average installed length: 244.73 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.8.0 15.79%
2.7.0 73.68%
2.5.0 5.26%
2.3.0 5.26%

Window Network Manager

Overview

Window Network Manager is a program developed by Graftor. The most used version is 2.7.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is windownetworkmanager.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 1.73 MB (1,814,163 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 73% of users of Window Network Manager come from Korea, it is also popular in the United States and Qatar.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Window Network Manager.
windownetworkmanager.exe (fa8c02e5a10e36753b5b3ee373ad9e42) has been flagged by the following 19 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 1122 Gen:Variant.Symmi.35943
Avira AntiVir 7.11.123.30 TR/Graftor.119101.2
avast! 2014.9-140109 Win32:Adware-BCO [PUP]
AVG 2015.0.3600 MalSign.Generic
Bitdefender 1.0.20.45 Gen:Variant.Symmi.35943
Commtouch SDK 5.4.1.7 W32/GenBl.FA8C02E5!Olympus
Comodo Security 17542 UnclassifiedMalware
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 8.14.01.09.07 Gen:Variant.Symmi.35943
F-Secure 11.2014-09-01_5 Gen:Variant.Symmi.35943
G Data 14.1.22 Gen:Variant.Symmi.35943
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan.2.2.29 Worm.Win32.WBNA
Malwarebytes v2014.01.09.07 Adware.Korad
McAfee 5600.7256 Artemis!FA8C02E5A10E
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7256 Artemis!FA8C02E5A10E
MicroWorld-eScan 15.0.0.27 Gen:Variant.Symmi.35943
nProtect 14.01.01.01 Adware/W32.Agent.728904
Panda Antivirus 14.01.09.07 Suspicious file
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.220 TROJ_GEN.R0CBOH0J913
ViRobot 2011.4.7.4223 Adware.Agent.728904
       View all 19 all detections
Window Network Manager has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.
Find out how to remove Window Network Manager.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Window Network Manager
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\window network manager
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Window Network Manager\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 1.73 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Window Network Manager

Program executable:windownetworkmanager.exe (Malware detected)
Name:Window Network Manager
Path:C:\Program Files\window network manager\windownetworkmanager.exe
MD5:fa8c02e5a10e36753b5b3ee373ad9e42
Additional files:
  • uninst.exe - WindowNetworkManagerUninstall
  • cCommon.ocx - cCommonControl

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • WindowNetworkManager.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Window_Network_Manager.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • WindowNetworkManager.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Window Network Manager' which loads as C:\Program Files\Window Network Manager\WindowNetworkManager.exe.

How do I remove Window Network Manager?

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Or, you can uninstall Window Network Manager 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 Window Network Manager, 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 Window Network Manager.
  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) 79%
Win XP 5%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 85%
Keep it 15%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.95%
Windows 8 15.79%
Windows XP 5.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.79%
Windows 8 15.79%
Windows 7 Enterprise 10.53%
Windows 7 Professional 10.53%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.73% of installs come from Korea
Which countries install it?
  Korea 72.73%
  United States 18.18%
  Qatar 4.55%
  Saudi Arabia 4.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Samsung 33.33%
ASUS 33.33%
Intel 11.11%
Toshiba 11.11%
Acer 11.11%
Common models
PEGATRON IPMSB-H61 11.11%
TOSHIBA Satellite C665 5.56%
LG Electronics T55PV.ARG6... 5.56%
LG Electronics V300-LE30K 5.56%
Samsung 500T 5.56%
Samsung 400B4C/400B5C/200... 5.56%

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