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Should I remove do-search Browser Protecter?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
74% remove it26% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #41,782
Reach 0.0024%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.82 days
407.71 days >
Average installed length: 214.22 days

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do-search Browser Protecter

What is do-search Browser Protecter?

This is a potentially unwanted web browser extension that is designed to deliver search modifications to the user's web browser settings. The program does this by modifying the user's home and search page in order to monetize a user's search activities.


The main program executable is do-search.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 1.27 MB (1,334,952 bytes). UpDate.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: do-search
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\do-search
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\do-search\do-search.exe -uninstall -bindname=do-search -ptid=smt -oemid=rg
Estimated size: 1.27 MB

Program filesFiles installed by do-search Browser Protecter

Program executable:do-search.exe
Additional files:
  • UpDate.dll
  • smt_do-search.json

How do I remove do-search Browser Protecter?

Quickly and completely remove do-search Browser Protecter 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 do-search Browser Protecter 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 do-search Browser Protecter, 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 do-search Browser Protecter.
  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.

Win 7 (SP1) 41%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Uninstall it 74%
Keep it 26%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.76%
Windows 8 23.53%
Windows XP 11.76%
Windows Vista 2.94%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 15.15%
Windows 7 Professional 12.12%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.09%
Windows 8 9.09%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.53% of installs come from India
Which countries install it?
  India 23.53%
  United States 14.71%
  Brazil 11.76%
  Indonesia 11.76%
  Italy 11.76%
  France 5.88%
  United Kingdom 5.88%
  Portugal 5.88%
  Germany 2.94%
  Japan 2.94%
  Poland 2.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.33%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Acer 13.33%
ASUS 10.00%
Lenovo 10.00%
Intel 6.67%
Toshiba 6.67%
Sony 3.33%
Medion 3.33%
American Megatrends 3.33%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L510 3.57%
TOSHIBA Satellite L305 3.57%
TOSHIBA Satellite C850-B3... 3.57%
TOSHIBA Satellite A300 3.57%
Sony VPCEH2Q1E 3.57%
Sony VGN-NS52JB_W 3.57%


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