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Should I remove NewzCrawler?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
40% remove it60% keep it
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How common is it?
United States Rank #45,080
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 125.25 days
696.32 days >
Average installed length: 365.86 days


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What is NewzCrawler?  (from ADC Software)

NewzCrawler is a web news reader and browser which provides access to a news content from different sources: - Syndicated news given in XML-based formats (ATOM, RSS, RDF, BackSlash etc.); - Usenet (NNTP) newsgroups; - Web pages. NewzCrawler gathers news content from each source channel and displays them in different vi...  Read more


NewzCrawler is a program developed by ADC Software. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 2.71 MB (2,844,672 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 69% of users of NewzCrawler come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.newzcrawler.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\newzcrawler\defaults\feeds
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{FE3C46D1-89EA-4C68-974B-A9E15BA2F03F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.71 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by NewzCrawler

  • libeay32.dll
  • ncrssauto.dll - NewzCrawler RSS Autodiscovery
  • news.exe - NewzCrawler
  • newzcrawler.js
  • ssleay32.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • ncrssauto.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'NewzCrawlerRSSAutodiscovery2 Object' with the class of {5F50A50A-0A0F-4F58-8B1C-62BC60F9B05A} (NewzCrawler).
Internet Explorer Extension
  • news.exe is installed as an Internet Explorer extension using the class {CA7C41C8-5C9D-4A03-A101-B0AA4F0C3ABC}.

How do I remove NewzCrawler?

You can uninstall NewzCrawler 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 NewzCrawler, 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 NewzCrawler.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by NewzCrawler you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win Vista (SP2) 5%
Uninstall it 40%
Keep it 60%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.00%
Windows 10 30.00%
Windows Vista 5.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.00%
Windows 7 Professional 10.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.00%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 10.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.23%
  Australia 7.69%
  Italy 7.69%
  IQ 3.85%
  NG 3.85%
  RS 3.85%
  Sweden 3.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.67%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Acer 20.00%
Alienware 13.33%
Samsung 6.67%
Lenovo 6.67%
Common models
SYX SYX-SBT-X58 5.88%
Samsung 270E5G/270E5U 5.88%
Micro-Star MS-7388 5.88%
LENOVO 97027HG 5.88%
Hewlett-Packard s5755a 5.88%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1047c 5.88%


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