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Should I remove cheap-o?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
86% remove it14% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,789
United States Rank #20,052
Reach 0.0068%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.81 days
584.39 days >
Average installed length: 307.05 days


What is cheap-o?

cheap-o is an adware program that hijacks teh user's browser in order to inject advertising. Ads are injected into a web page in the form of banner or text-links and will deliver malvertising ads for unwanted programs and adware.


The primary executable is named cheap-o.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • 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 cheap-o.
cheap-o.exe (79f9311ac6a5009fef1a5756a0a529d3) has been flagged by the following 8 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
AVware Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
Baidu-International PUA.Win32.Agent.81
Clam AntiVirus 0.98/21511 Win.Adware.Mplug-52
McAfee 5600.6941 RDN/Generic.dx!dgr
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.6941 BehavesLike.Win32.Downloader.fc
Symantec 8/6/2014 rev. 4 Trojan.ADH.SMH
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.237 TROJ_GEN.R047H05HE14
VIPRE Antivirus 34928 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
cheap-o 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 cheap-o.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: cheap-o
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\cheap-o
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\cheap-o\cheap-o.exe" /progname=cheap-o /progver=3.4.2 /progpub=cheap-o /proguninstallurl=asdahjka.com /deleteappfolder=0 /deletefile1=

Program filesFiles installed by cheap-o

Program executable:cheap-o.exe (Malware detected)
7z 安装自释放

How do I remove cheap-o?

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Or, you can uninstall cheap-o 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 cheap-o, 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 cheap-o.
  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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Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 86%
Keep it 14%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.37%
Windows 8 38.95%
Windows Vista 11.58%
Windows XP 2.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.30%
Windows 8.1 29.79%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.51%
Windows 7 Professional 5.32%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.26%
Microsoft Windows XP 2.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.91% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.91%
  Germany 19.51%
  France 6.50%
  Spain 4.07%
  United Kingdom 3.25%
  Australia 1.63%
  Canada 1.63%
  Italy 1.63%
  Japan 1.63%
  Belgium 0.81%
  Norway 0.81%
  Russia 0.81%
  Sweden 0.81%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.57%
Dell 17.14%
ASUS 10.00%
Lenovo 8.57%
Acer 8.57%
Medion 4.29%
Packard Bell 2.86%
Toshiba 2.86%
Gateway 2.86%
Intel 1.43%
American Megatrends 1.43%
Common models
ASUS All Series 2.22%
Dell Inspiron 3847 2.22%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.22%
LENOVO 20236 2.22%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.22%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.22%

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