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Should I remove Internet Explorer Packages?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
67% remove it33% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,024
United States Rank #17,521
Reach 0.0148%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.16 days
329.25 days >
Average installed length: 173.00 days

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Internet Explorer Packages

What is Internet Explorer Packages?

Internet Explorer Packages uses the InstallCore Click run software which is an installer that bundles legitimate applications that may also offer additional third party applications that may be unwanted by the user. Such third party applications are typically installed onto users’ computers by default, but also include an option to ‘opt-out’ during or after the installation process. Typical bundled installs include DealPly as well as other potentially unwanted programs.

About  (from installCore)

The downloader manages the entire download process of your software from start to finish. If any offers are accepted, the download manager will include a bundle uninstaller (named "[downloadname] Packages") that will help uninstall all the offers that were included with the download as a group instead of individually. ...  Read more


The main program executable is uninstaller.exe. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. The software installer includes 1 files and is usually about 1.06 MB (1,114,624 bytes).
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Known to include offers within the setup
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Internet Explorer Packages.
uninstaller.exe (8c7fb9078a63b7e5e899e7a2dbb0db53) has been flagged by the following 6 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Avira AntiVir ADWARE/InstallCore.Gen
Dr.Web Adware.InstallCore.90
ESET-NOD32 8.9264 Win32/InstallCore.AZ
F-Prot v6. W32/InstallCore.W.gen
Rising Antivirus PE:Malware.XPACK-LNR/Heur!1.5594
Vba32 AntiVirus BScope.P2P-Worm.Palevo
Internet Explorer Packages has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\0t1f0d1f2w1g1i1f1t1q\internet explorer packages
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\0T1F0D1F2W1G1I1F1T1Q\Internet Explorer Packages\uninstaller.exe /Uninstall /NM="Internet Explorer Packages" /AN="0T1F0D1
Estimated size: 1.06 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Internet Explorer Packages

Program executable:uninstaller.exe (Malware detected)
Name:Internet application
Internet application Setup
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\0t1f0d1f2w1g1i1f1t1q\internet explorer packages\uninstaller.exe

How do I remove Internet Explorer Packages?

You can uninstall Internet Explorer Packages 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 Internet Explorer Packages, 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 Internet Explorer Packages.
  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) 56%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 67%
Keep it 33%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.45%
Windows 10 25.77%
Windows Vista 9.97%
Windows XP 4.81%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.71%
Windows 8.1 13.54%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.07%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.03%
Windows 7 Professional 5.21%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

39.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 39.00%
  Germany 14.08%
  United Kingdom 8.50%
  France 7.04%
  Canada 4.40%
  Italy 4.11%
  Netherlands 3.23%
  Brazil 2.93%
  DK 2.64%
  Austria 2.05%
  Spain 1.76%
  Sweden 1.76%
  India 1.47%
  Australia 1.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.59%
Dell 22.35%
Acer 21.76%
Toshiba 8.82%
ASUS 6.47%
Lenovo 2.94%
Medion 2.94%
Samsung 1.76%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.20%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.36%
Dell Inspiron 530s 2.52%
Acer Aspire 7741 1.68%
Acer Aspire V3-771 1.68%
Dell Inspiron 660 1.68%


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