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fst_fr_178 is a program developed by Tuto4pc. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 1.05 MB (1,103,440 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 8. While about 80% of users of fst_fr_178 come from the United States, it is also popular in France.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in fst_fr_178.
freeSoftToday_widget.exe (82a4c4041bc12dd449f63527c553e961) has been flagged by the following 12 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Avira AntiVir Adware/EoRezo.A.514
Baidu-International Adware.Win32.EoRezo.BAU
Comodo Security 18606 ApplicUnwnt
ESET-NOD32 8.9973 a variant of Win32/AdWare.EoRezo.AU
Malwarebytes v2014.06.20.09 PUP.Optional.FreeSoftToday.A
McAfee 5600.7094 Artemis!82A4C4041BC1
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7094 Artemis!82A4C4041BC1
Microsoft Security Essentials 1.10701 Adware:Win32/EoRezo
Qihoo-360 Win32/Virus.Adware.414
Trend Micro 10.465.20 ADW_EOREZO
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.171 ADW_EOREZO
VIPRE Antivirus 30474 Tuto4PC (fs)

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: FreeSoftToday
URL: fr.freesofttoday.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\fst_fr_178\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\fst_fr_178\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.05 MB

Program filesFiles installed by fst_fr_178

  • predm.exe (by AA) - AA (AA Setup)
  • (Malware detected) freeSoftToday_widget.exe
  • fst_fr_178.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • fst_fr_178.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'fst_fr_178' which loads as "C:\Program Files\fst_fr_178\fst_fr_178.exe".

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Or, you can uninstall fst_fr_178 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 fst_fr_178, 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 fst_fr_178.
  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 XP 50%
Win 8 50%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 50.00%
Windows 8 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 50.00%
Windows 8 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  France 20.00%

Publisher URL: www.tuto4pc.com


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