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teXXas is a software program developed by metaspinner media GmbH. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to 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 setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 6.17 MB (6,470,446 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 87% of users of teXXas come from Germany, it is also popular in Austria and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.texxas.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\teXXas
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\teXXas\Uninstall.exe" "C:\Program Files\teXXas\install.log"
Estimated size: 6.17 MB

Program filesFiles installed by teXXas

  • IEButtonAmazonInterface.dll
  • Uninstall.exe
  • IEButtonEbayInterface.dll
  • teXXas.exe
  • setup_texxas.exe
  • teXXasExeExchange.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • IEButtonAmazonInterface.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'amazon' with the class of {84B94901-3645-4D80-A6B7-4D0050B19455}.
  • IEButtonEbayInterface.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'metaspinner GmbH' with the class of {CD9B7762-DFBC-42B1-BB30-02A78287B456}.
Scheduled Task
  • teXXas.exe is scheduled as a task named 'teXXas'.
Startup File (User Run)
  • teXXas.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'teXXas.exe' and executes as "C:\Program Files\teXXas\teXXas.exe" /autorun.

How do I remove teXXas?

Quickly and completely remove teXXas from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall teXXas 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 teXXas, 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 teXXas.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by teXXas you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win XP 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 25%
Keep it 75%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.60%
Windows 8 20.05%
Windows XP 8.66%
Windows Vista 5.69%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.47%
Windows 7 Professional 14.16%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.90%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.68%
Windows 8.1 8.22%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.79%

Distribution by countryGeography

87.33% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 87.33%
  Austria 4.38%
  United States 2.07%
  Spain 1.61%
  Switzerland 1.15%
  United Kingdom 0.92%
  Italy 0.69%
  Hungary 0.46%
  BA 0.23%
  France 0.23%
  Romania 0.23%
  Sweden 0.23%
  Thailand 0.23%
  Turkey 0.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 32.90%
Acer 18.61%
Hewlett-Packard 12.99%
Dell 8.23%
ASUS 6.49%
Intel 3.46%
Sahara 3.03%
Lenovo 1.73%
Toshiba 1.30%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7728 3.47%
MEDION MS-7797 2.89%
MEDION MS-7800 2.89%
Medion P8614 2.31%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 2.31%
Acer Aspire 7750G 1.73%


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