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Should I remove Consumer Input Firefox Extension?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
56% remove it44% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,403
United States Rank #7,452
Reach 0.0178%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.22 days
449.02 days >
Average installed length: 235.93 days


VersionDistribution 82.62% 5.98% 11.40%

Consumer Input Firefox Extension

What is Consumer Input Firefox Extension?

This is the collection and analytics software for Compete.com statistics for Firefox. Compete.com is a web traffic analysis service that publishes the approximate number of global visitors to the top 1,000,000 web sites in the world. This number is computed from sources including internet service providers, opt-in panels, application providers, and users of the Compete toolbar.

About  (from Compete)

Consumer Input is a panel made up of people like you who want to express their opinions about the products and services that matter most to them. By participating in online research, our members have an opportunity to influence leading companies while earning cash rewards, gift cards, or entries into valuable sweepstak...  Read more


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 1 files.
  • Malware detected in the program
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Consumer Input Firefox Extension.
uninstall.exe (79de2940b127a0e835105d40e7028901) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Dr.Web Adware.Siggen.26185
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.337 TROJ_GEN.F47V0528
Bundled relationships

Program detailsProgram details

URL: consumerinput.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Consumer Input\Firefox
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Consumer Input\Firefox\uninstall.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by Consumer Input Firefox Extension

  • (Malware detected) uninstall.exe

How do I remove Consumer Input Firefox Extension?

You can uninstall Consumer Input Firefox Extension 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 Consumer Input Firefox Extension (remove only), 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 Consumer Input Firefox Extension.
  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) 72%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 56%
Keep it 44%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.78%
Windows Vista 9.40%
Windows 10 7.69%
Windows XP 7.12%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 58.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.48%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.18%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.61%
Windows 7 Professional 6.03%
Windows 8 3.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

97.32% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 97.32%
  Iran 0.84%
  YE 0.34%
  Hong Kong 0.17%
  MK 0.17%
  Ecuador 0.17%
  PR 0.17%
  Israel 0.17%
  SY 0.17%
  Canada 0.17%
  Saudi Arabia 0.17%
  AZ 0.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.01%
Dell 28.04%
Acer 13.28%
Toshiba 7.38%
ASUS 2.95%
Intel 2.21%
Lenovo 1.48%
Sony 1.48%
Alienware 1.11%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.26%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 4.68%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.09%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 2.92%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 2.92%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.34%

About Compete

Compete is a web traffic analytics service which operates in the US and publishes the approximate number of visitors to the top web sites in the United States and the world.
Publisher URL: www.compete.com


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