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Should I remove ZD Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
57% remove it43% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,271
United States Rank #5,588
Reach 0.0341%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.59 days
489.33 days >
Average installed length: 257.11 days

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ZD Manager

What is ZD Manager?

ZenDeals' ZD Manager is a web browser add-in that analyzes web sites your browser visits and attempts to find deals associated with the merchant's product offerings. If ZD Manager sees a corresponding deal, it will attempt to inject an affiliate 'code' in order to collect various affiliate based commissions if a purchase is made while trying to offer you the best price of that particular product or show you an alternative product even if it is sold by a different merchant.

"The Coupon Application is free to use and, in some cases, enabling it may cause additional ads to appear when browsing certain websites. These may include search or inline text ads depending on which features are enabled and websites are visited. These ads are not associated with or endorsed by underlying websites."

About  (from Zendeals)

ZenDeals delights online shoppers by saving you time and money. Being passionate online shoppers ourselves, we’ve always been frustrated by finding online coupon codes and later discovering at checkout that those coupons are expired or invalid! Going through the process of hunting for a working coupon code is now a thi...  Read more
Overview
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Installs a Windows Service
  • This program has a poor reputation
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in ZD Manager.
ZDManager.dll (8fda3b943f0b2ed9d946634903b530d2) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Symantec 7/3/2013 rev. 4 WS.Reputation
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.304 TROJ_GEN.F47V0510
ZD Manager has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: zendeals.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ZD Systems\ZD Manager\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ZD Systems\ZD Manager\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 566.62 KB

Program filesFiles installed by ZD Manager

Program executable:ZDManagerService.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\zd systems\zd manager\ZDManagerService.exe
MD5:bf20763fa892013e156faa45f6d2cb66
  • ZDManager.dll (by ZD Systems) - ZD Manager

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • ZDManager.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'ZD Manager IE Plugin' with the class of {18D6D197-45BB-465B-ADC0-274A70B49B55}.
Service
  • ZDManagerService.exe runs as a service named 'ZDManager Service' (ZDManager Service).

How do I remove ZD Manager?

Quickly and completely remove ZD Manager 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 ZD Manager 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 ZD Manager, 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 ZD Manager.
  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.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by ZD Manager you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win XP 0%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 57%
Keep it 43%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.94%
Windows 8 11.47%
Windows Vista 7.80%
Windows XP 7.80%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 60.83%
Windows 8 7.37%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.37%
Windows 7 Professional 6.91%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.45%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.61%

Distribution by countryGeography

98.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 98.67%
  Iran 0.53%
  IQ 0.27%
  Saudi Arabia 0.27%
  South Africa 0.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.81%
Dell 33.13%
Acer 10.43%
Toshiba 7.98%
ASUS 5.52%
Intel 2.45%
Gateway 1.84%
Lenovo 1.23%
Sony 0.61%
Common models
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 4.32%
Dell Inspiron 620 3.60%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.60%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.88%
Dell Inspiron 5520 2.16%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.16%

About Zendeals

From the privacy policy on zendeals.
Publisher URL: zendeals.com

comments1 comment

user comment
expert comment
Jeremy (Expert)over a year ago
The coupons are really good, however the plugin in my browsers seems to slow down the load times a little.