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Should I remove PriceMeter Express?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
87% remove it13% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #27,255
United States Rank #38,724
Reach 0.0059%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.29 days
303.58 days >
Average installed length: 159.51 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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PriceMeter Express

What is PriceMeter Express?

This potentially unwanted software installs into the user's web browser and will display out-of context advertising on web sites that are not associated with the software or its affiliate partners. Advertisements will be displayed as banner and video ads.

About  (from installCore)

Browse or shop at you favorite online retail stores, as you usually do. The PriceMeter Tool will offer you the best deal for the product or service you are looking for (and even discount coupons!) PriceMeter offers you an easy, friendly and safe way to find the best deals online, allowing you to save money and time whe...  Read more


It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. Once installed, it will add an extension to both the Firefox and Chrome web browsers. The main program executable is PriceMeterExpressIE.dll. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 1.04 MB (1,093,645 bytes).
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Runs in the Firefox, Chrome and Firefox web browsers
  • Installed as part of a co-bundle
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in PriceMeter Express.
PriceMeterExpressIE.dll (52e0790fae958cfa5a490d76f86a96fa) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Dr.Web Adware.SaveSense.1
Trend Micro 10.465.20 ADW_PRICMET
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.171 ADW_PRICMET
PriceMeter Express 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

Displayed publisher: PriceMeter Express
URL: support.pricemeter.net
Help link: www.pricemeter.net
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\local\pricemeter express
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\PriceMeter Express\uninst.exe" /uninstall
Estimated size: 1.04 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PriceMeter Express

Program module:PriceMeterExpressIE.dll (Malware detected)
PriceMeter Express for IE
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\local\pricemeter express\PriceMeterExpressIE.dll
Additional files:
  • uninst.exe
  • PriceMeterExpress.crx
  • PriceMeterExpress.xpi
  • (Malware detected) PriceMeterExpressIE.dll (by PriceMeter) - http://www.pricemeter.net/ (PriceMeter Express for IE)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • PriceMeterExpressIE.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'PriceMeter Express' with the class of {00f782f3-b496-4f0f-be51-8a51eba1acb1}.

How do I remove PriceMeter Express?

You can uninstall PriceMeter Express 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 PriceMeter Express (remove only), 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 PriceMeter Express.
  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 PriceMeter Express you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 46%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 87%
Keep it 13%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.17%
Windows 10 28.45%
Windows XP 12.07%
Windows Vista 4.31%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.66%
Windows 8.1 12.07%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.07%
Windows 7 Professional 11.21%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 6.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 20.00%
  Brazil 11.20%
  Thailand 8.00%
  Germany 8.00%
  France 6.40%
  Italy 5.60%
  Vietnam 4.80%
  India 4.80%
  Turkey 4.80%
  Belgium 4.00%
  Mexico 3.20%
  Sweden 2.40%
  Japan 2.40%
  United Kingdom 2.40%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.21%
Acer 21.79%
Dell 12.82%
ASUS 11.54%
Toshiba 7.69%
Medion 5.13%
Samsung 5.13%
Lenovo 2.56%
Intel 2.56%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.94%
Positivo Positivo MO... 2.94%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 1.96%
Samsung 530U3C/530U4C/532... 1.96%
Samsung 3570R/370R/470R/4... 0.98%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 0.98%


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