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Should I remove CyberDefender Early Detection Center?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
50% remove it50% keep it
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Global Rank #42,278
United States Rank #27,273
Reach 0.0022%


VersionDistribution 6.98% 6.98% 13.95% 9.30% 2.33% 4.65% 2.33% 13.95% 2.33% 2.33% 2.33% 4.65% 2.33% 2.33% 9.30% 2.33% 4.65% 2.33% 2.33% 2.33%

CyberDefender Early Detection Center

What is CyberDefender Early Detection Center?

From the EULA: "Certain Software scans for software and registry entries that have been installed or added to your computer which: (1) may track your information and Internet activity for the purpose of generating advertisements;"

About  (from CyberDefender)

How long’s it been since you scanned your PC? If the answer is “a while”, you’ve likely exposed yourself to unsafe websites or e-mails that can infect your PC with Viruses, Malware, Spyware, and more. Ready to clean it up? Download CyberDefender Early Detection Center today for complete protection against online attack...  Read more


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is cyberdefenderedc.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 245.33 MB (257,247,563 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cyberdefender.com
Help link: www.cyberdefender.com/cgi-bin/support/kb.cgi
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\CyberDefender Internet Security
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\CyberDefender Internet Security\cdinstx.exe /u
Estimated size: 245.33 MB

Program filesFiles installed by CyberDefender Early Detection Center

Program executable:cyberdefenderedc.exe
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\local\cyberdefender internet security\antispyware\cyberdefenderedc.exe
Additional files:
  • cdinstx.exe - CyberDefender Internet Security Suite (Install for CyberDefender)
  • VistaAdmin.exe - VistaAdmin Application (VistaAdmin MFC Application)
  • cdrun.exe

How do I remove CyberDefender Early Detection Center?

You can uninstall CyberDefender Early Detection Center 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 CyberDefender Early Detection Center, 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 CyberDefender Early Detection Center.

Win 7 (SP1) 44%
Win Vista 2%
Uninstall it 50%
Keep it 50%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 46.51%
Windows Vista 30.23%
Windows XP 13.95%
Windows 10 9.30%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.59%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 31.71%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.20%
Windows 7 Professional 9.76%
Windows 10 Home 4.88%
Windows 7 Starter 2.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

87.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 87.50%
  Canada 3.13%
  Hungary 3.13%
  Spain 1.56%
  United Kingdom 1.56%
  Australia 1.56%
  Norway 1.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 34.21%
Dell 26.32%
Toshiba 10.53%
American Megatrends 5.26%
Sony 5.26%
Intel 2.63%
Sahara 2.63%
Gateway 2.63%
Lenovo 2.63%
Samsung 2.63%
Acer 2.63%
ASUS 2.63%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.41%
TOSHIBA Satellite L455D 2.70%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 2.70%
TOSHIBA Satellite A135 2.70%
HP-Pavilion WC786AA-UUW p... 2.70%
HP-Pavilion KJ387AA-ABA a... 2.70%

Publisher URL: www.cyberdefender.com


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