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Jenkat Alert Widget

What is Jenkat Alert Widget?

The Jenkat Alert Widget is a potentially unwanted program that is bundled with various Jenkat games and displays popup alerts if new games are available.


It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named JenkatGA.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package is about 4.01 MB (4,203,433 bytes) when donwloaded.
  • Starts automatically
Jenkat Alert Widget has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.jenkat.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\Jenkat\Jenkat Alert Widget
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\Jenkat\Jenkat Alert Widget\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 4.01 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Jenkat Alert Widget

Program executable:JenkatGA.exe
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\Jenkat\Jenkat Alert Widget\JenkatGA.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - Jenkat Alert Widget
  • JenkatGA.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • JenkatGA.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Jenkat Alert Widget' and executes as C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\Jenkat\Jenkat Alert Widget\JenkatGA.exe /b.

How do I remove Jenkat Alert Widget?

You can uninstall Jenkat Alert Widget 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 Jenkat Alert Widget, 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 Jenkat Alert Widget.
  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) 80%
Win 10 20%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 61%
Keep it 39%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 80.00%
Windows 10 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 60.00%
Windows 8 Pro 20.00%
Windows 7 Professional 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

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

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 60.00%
Lenovo 20.00%
Common models
LENOVO 4334 20.00%
HP-Pavilion BQ476AA-ABA p... 20.00%
HP rp5700 Business System 20.00%
HP G62 Notebook PC 20.00%
Gigabyte P55-UD3 20.00%


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