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What percent of users and experts removed it?
86% remove it14% keep it
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VersionDistribution 100.00%


What is DropinSavings?

DropinSavings is a web browser extension that will integrate itself into Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer. The extension/toolbar will modify the browser's search and home pages as well as various other features such as 404 erros and DNS redirections, etc as well as may change some browser settings that might cause lessen its security levels. This is a potentially unwanted program and may interfere with the functions of some of the browser's normal features and web search behaviors. In many cases in addition to modify the search provider and default home pages, the toolbar will push additional advertisements to the browser.

About  (from 215 Apps)

The Plugin also delivers ads. Let's be clear about that - by downloading and using the Plugin, you will see various types of ads based on the website you are visiting. This advertising is what enables us to provide the Plugin to you free of charge (our advertisers pay us so that you don't have to). Note that the ads ar...  Read more
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Uses the Crossrider toolbar framework
  • During install it may hijack/modify the browser's homepage and search provider
  • Runs disconnected from the browser as a background process
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Injects advertisements unassociated with the underlying web page
  • Hijacks the web browser's home page
  • Hijacks the browser's default search provider
  • This program has a poor reputation
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in DropinSavings.
DropinSavings.dll (255241b4fd1c53ae51df1b36a25ad6dc) has been flagged by the following 11 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Bitdefender Gen:Variant.Adware.VidSaver.1
Comodo Security 16797 ApplicUnwnt
Dr.Web Adware.Bho.3849
Emsisoft Anti-Malware Gen:Variant.Adware.VidSaver
ESET-NOD32 7.8708 Win32/Toolbar.CrossRider
F-Secure 11.2013-22-11_6 Gen:Variant.Adware.VidSaver.1
G Data 13.11.22 Gen:Variant.Adware.VidSaver
MicroWorld-eScan Gen:Variant.Adware.VidSaver.1
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.326 TROJ_GEN.R06H1EI
VIPRE Antivirus 20704 GamePlayLabs (v)
ViRobot 2011.4.7.4223 Trojan.Win32.A.Downloader.489472.BID
DropinSavings has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.
Find out how to remove DropinSavings.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\dropinsavings
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\DropinSavings\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 3.37 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DropinSavings

Program executable:DropinSavings.exe
DropinSavings exe
Path:C:\Program Files\dropinsavings\DropinSavings.exe
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) DropinSavings.dll - DropinSavings (DropinSavings BHO)
  • DropinSavings.exe - DropinSavings exe
  • DropinSavingsGui.exe
  • Uninstall.exe - DropinSavings Installer

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • DropinSavings.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'DropinSavings' with the class of {11111111-1111-1111-1111-110011161100} (CrossriderApp0001600).

How do I remove DropinSavings?

Quickly and completely remove DropinSavings 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 DropinSavings 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 DropinSavings, 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 DropinSavings.
  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 DropinSavings you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Uninstall it 86%
Keep it 14%
Windows 7 (SP1)
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

About 215 Apps

215 Apps developes a number of adware driven toolbar programs such as DropinSavings, Vid-Saver, Giant Savings, Savings Sidekick, etc.
Publisher URL: www.215apps.com


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