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What percent of users and experts removed it?
69% remove it31% keep it
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What is Faceplus?  (from face-plus.com)

Face-Plus is a Google Chrome extension that can add over 30 smiles to your Facebook messages. It is a known fact that Facebook is one of the biggest (if not even the biggest) socialization network. Besides sharing, users can also chat. A modern chat application must have smiles and the Facebook chat lacks this option. ...  Read more


Faceplus is a program developed by face-plus.com. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is faceplus.exe. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 825.44 KB (845,255 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP1). While about 35% of users of Faceplus come from Italy, it is also popular in France and the United States.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Starts automatically
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Faceplus.
pre_faceplus.exe (b38d9702893edb9fb4fc2c08aa4252ac) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Clam AntiVirus 0.98/18155 PUA.Win32.Packer.MasmTasm
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.12 TROJ_GEN.RB3H1LI
VIPRE Antivirus 12037 Faceplus

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Faceplus
URL: www.face-plus.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\faceplus\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\faceplus\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 825.44 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Faceplus

Program executable:faceplus.exe
Name:Face-Plus Application
Face-Plus MFC Application
Path:C:\Program Files\faceplus\faceplus.exe
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • (Malware detected) pre_faceplus.exe - Application faceplus (Application MFC faceplus)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • pre_faceplus.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Face-Plus' which loads as C:\Program Files\faceplus\pre_faceplus.exe.

How do I remove Faceplus?

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Or, you can uninstall Faceplus 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 Faceplus, 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 Faceplus.
  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.
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Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win 10 6%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 69%
Keep it 31%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.47%
Windows Vista 17.65%
Windows 10 5.88%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 47.06%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.65%
Windows Vista Home Basic 11.76%
Windows 10 Pro 5.88%
Windows 7 Professional 5.88%
Windows 7 Starter 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

35.00% of installs come from Italy
Which countries install it?
  Italy 35.00%
  France 25.00%
  United States 20.00%
  Sweden 10.00%
  Austria 5.00%
  Uruguay 5.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 18.75%
Toshiba 18.75%
Acer 18.75%
Dell 12.50%
ASUS 12.50%
Sony 6.25%
MSI 6.25%
American Megatrends 6.25%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 13.33%
Toshiba NB200 6.67%
TOSHIBA Satellite L350 6.67%
TOSHIBA Satellite L305 6.67%
Sony VGN-Z51XG_B 6.67%
Packard Bell imedia S1300 6.67%


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