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Should I remove Zip Opener Packages?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
83% remove it17% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,083
United States Rank #1,523
Reach 0.3951%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.17 days
476.90 days >
Average installed length: 250.57 days

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Zip Opener Packages

What is Zip Opener Packages?

Zip Opener Packages uses the InstallCore Click run software which is an installer that bundles legitimate applications that may also offer additional third party applications that may be unwanted by the user. Such third party applications are typically installed onto users’ computers by default, but also include an option to ‘opt-out’ during or after the installation process. Typical bundled installs include DealPly as well as other potentially unwanted programs.

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Overview

The primary executable is named uninstaller.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 1.06 MB (1,114,624 bytes).
  • Malware detected in the 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 Zip Opener 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
Zip Opener 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:\Documents and Settings\user\Application data\zip opener packages
Uninstaller: C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Zip Opener Packages\uninstaller.exe /Uninstall /NM="Zip Opener Packages" /AN="" /MBN="Zip Opener Packa
Estimated size: 1.06 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Zip Opener Packages

Program executable:uninstaller.exe (Malware detected)
Path:C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application data\zip opener packages\uninstaller.exe
MD5:8c7fb9078a63b7e5e899e7a2dbb0db53
Additional files:
  • UNINST~1.EXE

How do I remove Zip Opener Packages?

Quickly and completely remove Zip Opener 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 Zip Opener 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 Zip Opener 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 Zip Opener 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) 54%
Win 7 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 83%
Keep it 17%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#2,083

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.53%
Windows 8 25.08%
Windows XP 8.33%
Windows Vista 7.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.44%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.49%
Windows 8.1 9.36%
Windows 7 Professional 9.32%
Windows 8 8.43%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.04%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.15% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.15%
  Germany 5.24%
  United Kingdom 4.90%
  Brazil 4.05%
  France 2.86%
  India 2.62%
  Netherlands 2.50%
  Italy 2.04%
  Japan 1.86%
  Thailand 1.28%
  Turkey 1.25%
  Spain 1.10%
  Russia 0.85%
  Poland 0.73%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.52%
Dell 23.76%
Acer 15.70%
Toshiba 9.76%
ASUS 7.21%
GIGABYTE 4.00%
Samsung 3.76%
Lenovo 3.39%
Intel 1.82%
American Megatrends 1.09%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.95%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.45%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 5.29%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.47%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.98%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.64%

About (from ironSource)

ironSource provides a comprehensive set of technologies for distribution, delivery and monetization.
Publisher URL: www.ironsrc.com

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