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What percent of users and experts removed it?
55% remove it45% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,815
United States Rank #5,389
Reach 0.0610%
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Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.02 days
560.99 days >
Average installed length: 294.76 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0 100.00%

WiseConvert

What is WiseConvert?  (from Opportunities Unified)

WiseConvert is a free tool that lets you convert files easily and
quickly right from your browser — it's that easy!

Overview

WiseConvert is a program developed by Opportunities Unified. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. 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 main program executable is wise-convert.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 1.3 MB (1,358,385 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 64% of users of WiseConvert come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Loads into the web browser
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in WiseConvert.
prxtbWise.dll (4c163bd2a5905d18893ee311608e8c54) has been flagged by the following 5 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
AVware 1.5.0.16 Conduit (fs)
Baidu-International 4.0.3.1486 Adware.Win32.Conduit.45
ESET-NOD32 7.10172 Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.O
Panda Antivirus 14.01.26.11 PUP/Conduit.A
VIPRE Antivirus 31726 Conduit (fs)
WiseConvertToolbarHelper.exe (da11d78d765e4b8fa4cfa5a37e8a94ff) has been flagged by the following 5 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.Conduit.45
ESET-NOD32 10301 Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.Q
G Data 24 Win32.Adware.Conduit.B
IKARUS anti.virus T3.1.7.5.0 PUA.ClientConnect
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 PUP/Conduit.A
tbWise.dll (73406fa9287b36ca4163797c73a2cd04) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
ESET-NOD32 9267 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.B
VIPRE Antivirus 25244 Conduit (fs)
ldrtbWise.dll (ce49528c9b0b3b3018ee2f70e76b362a) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
ESET-NOD32 9148 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Conduit.P
VIPRE Antivirus 24150 Conduit (fs)
       View all 14 all detections
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Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: WiseConvert
URL: wiseconvert.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\wiseconvert
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\WiseConvert\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 1.3 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WiseConvert

Program executable:wise-convert.exe
Name:Wise Convert
Path:C:\Program Files\wiseconvert\WiseConvert\wise-convert.exe
MD5:2ffc851e6bc4cbb770b394f82942acf5
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) ldrtbWise.dll (by Conduit) - Conduit Toolbar
  • (Malware detected) tbWise.dll (by Conduit)
  • uninstall.exe
  • (Malware detected) prxtbWise.dll
  • (Malware detected) WiseConvertToolbarHelper.exe - ToolbarH Application

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • prxtbWise.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'SmileBox FR Toolbar' with the class of {b7d54bce-e88e-4dc7-b80a-79553597b083} (SmileBox FR).
2 Internet Explorer Bars
  • prxtbWise.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'BitTorrentControl_v10 Findbar' with a class of {61B7EA61-DF56-4683-A474-BFDE2AD56316}.
  • tbWise.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'mako LIVE Findbar' with a class of {E4FBCEE4-B3B5-4FD1-933E-98130DB1E104}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • prxtbWise.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'ViralinBox Toolbar' with the class of {8e319c1c-b993-4bf3-9aab-b4455476652e}.
Internet Explorer URL Search Hook
  • prxtbWise.dll loads into IE as a URL Search Hook named 'ViralinBox Toolbar' with a class of {8e319c1c-b993-4bf3-9aab-b4455476652e} in order to redirect unknown URL searches.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • prxtbWise.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'ViralinBox Toolbar' with a class of {8E319C1C-B993-4BF3-9AAB-B4455476652E}.
2 Scheduled Tasks
  • wise-convert.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A0AC3C00-7ADA-43BA-892D-B3D5169C14BD}' (runs on registration).
  • WiseConvertToolbarHelper.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{34C01E1F-1D33-4264-8F52-97E13432C5E2}' (runs on registration).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

WiseConvertToolbarHelper.exe
Total CPU:0.4892737327%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.29804920%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.19122453%
0.015104% average

How do I remove WiseConvert?

Quickly and completely remove WiseConvert 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 WiseConvert 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 WiseConvert, 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 WiseConvert.
  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 WiseConvert you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win XP 0%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Internet Explorer
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 55%
Keep it 45%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.14%
Windows 8 22.64%
Windows Vista 11.09%
Windows XP 5.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 46.19%
Windows 8.1 12.43%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.91%
Windows 7 Professional 8.79%
Windows 8 5.86%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.04%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.22% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.22%
  Canada 10.81%
  United Kingdom 10.81%
  France 3.63%
  Australia 3.45%
  Germany 2.13%
  Finland 1.42%
  Iran 0.62%
  Netherlands 0.62%
  Spain 0.53%
  Brazil 0.27%
  DK 0.27%
  Sweden 0.27%
  United Arab Emirates 0.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.76%
Dell 21.86%
Acer 17.97%
Toshiba 11.02%
ASUS 5.59%
GIGABYTE 2.20%
Samsung 2.03%
Lenovo 1.69%
Intel 1.19%
Sahara 0.68%
Common models
HP 2000 Notebook PC 6.73%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.71%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.70%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.03%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.69%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.02%

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