84,488,480 programs installed

Should I remove ASPCA Reminder by We-Care.com?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
72% remove it28% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,293
United States Rank #4,894
Reach 0.0347%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 37.52 days
1106.90 days >
Average installed length: 581.59 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

ASPCA Reminder by We-Care.com v4.1.21.1

What is ASPCA Reminder by We-Care.com?

ASPCA Reminder by We-Care.com is a web browser toolbar designed for various charity organizations with the intention of providing a percentage of any purchases made by the user using the toolbar through a valid merchant back to the charity. The We-Care.com toolbar relies on the consumer becoming a member. If the consumer buys through this toolbar throgh a set of affiliate merchants they will donate a percentage of their purchase to a charity of their choice.

About  (from We-Care.com)

Use these Downloads to promote and raise money for your cause. The We-Care Reminder automatically makes your purchases count, even when you forget to click through the mall. You and your friends can fundraise as a team with the Shop & Give Gadget. And you can use our Web Badges to drive traffic from your website, blog,...  Read more


It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The main program executable is iemenuitem.dll. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 3.94 MB (4,132,864 bytes). wcautoupdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released.
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Installed as part of a co-bundle
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
ASPCA Reminder by We-Care.com 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: aspca.We-Care.com/GetStarted
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\WeCareReminder
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{A6558E2A-FAF9-4570-AA49-6328D0354517}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.94 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ASPCA Reminder by We-Care.com v4.1.21.1

Program module:iemenuitem.dll
Name:We-Care Reminder App
IEToolsMenu Enable
Additional files:
  • wcautoupdate.exe - Auto-Update.exe for We-Care Reminder
  • iehelperv2.5.0.dll - WeCareReminder (We-Care.com Browser Helper)
  • reminderhelper.exe - ReminderHelper (WeCareReminder Helper App)
  • iehelperv2.5.0ps.dll
  • iemenuitemps.dll
  • ietoolmenudisable.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • iehelperv2.5.0.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'WeCareReminder Class' with the class of {D824F0DE-3D60-4F57-9EB1-66033ECD8ABB} (WeCareReminder).
Internet Explorer Extension
  • iemenuitem.dll is installed as an Internet Explorer extension as 'EDReminder Class' with a class of {6ED0A312-78F5-493C-A90C-5DAF321D0BF8}.

How do I remove ASPCA Reminder by We-Care.com?

You can uninstall ASPCA Reminder by We-Care.com 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ASPCA Reminder by We-Care.com v4.1.21.1, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 ASPCA Reminder by We-Care.com.
  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 ASPCA Reminder by We-Care.com v4.1.21.1 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 8.1 0%
Uninstall it 72%
Keep it 28%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.76%
Windows 10 13.91%
Windows XP 9.81%
Windows Vista 9.52%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 53.48%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.48%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.85%
Windows 7 Professional 7.85%
Windows 8 6.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

96.85% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 96.85%
  Iran 0.70%
  Canada 0.44%
  Netherlands 0.26%
  United Kingdom 0.26%
  Taiwan 0.17%
  RS 0.17%
  India 0.17%
  Germany 0.17%
  UA 0.09%
  NG 0.09%
  Greece 0.09%
  Pakistan 0.09%
  Venezuela 0.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 41.18%
Dell 25.84%
Acer 9.24%
ASUS 7.35%
Toshiba 7.35%
Lenovo 2.31%
Intel 1.68%
Samsung 1.26%
Gateway 0.84%
Alienware 0.63%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.60%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 4.85%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.85%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.36%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.61%
Dell Inspiron 580 2.24%

About (from We-Care.com)

We-Care.com is much more than an online shopping mall. With more than 2500 merchants, we empower you to Shop with Purpose.
Publisher URL: www.we-care.com

comments4 comments

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cheprenover a year ago
Cannot uninstall. closes my chrome browser every ten minutes for no reason. help me.
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aspcascrewedmeupover a year ago
Aspca reminder has caused problems on my pc .
user comment
OddBallManover a year ago
This will not uninstall on my pc.
user comment
Anneover a year ago
It's a shame, we cannot remove the programs, I will not give any money to the SPCA anymore their attitude is unacceptable. Shame on them.