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Should I remove Scroll Wheel Handheld Scanner?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
74% remove it26% keep it
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Scroll Wheel Handheld Scanner

What is Scroll Wheel Handheld Scanner?

Identified as a version of the CMI/ConvertAd family of malware ad-injectors, this adware which is typically bundled with third-party applications in unwanted software bundles will hijack the user's browser (Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox) and display unwanted ads. When running, the process will monitor and capture internet traffic and insert advertisements over existing ads or by placing new ads in white space. In either case, these ads are low in quality and even dangerous in many cases as they might be infected with malware javascript (malvertising). In addition to displaying these unwanted ads, the software runs as startup in the local application data via a registry run key and sends commands to the controlling server to request new ads based on the context of what the user is doing. This action will also report back to the server what domains the user visits, what URLs they enter as well as in some cases might send back cookies. If the sites visited are not SSL encrypted passwords and usernames might be sent to the server compromising the privacy and security of the user.


The main program executable is jnsjDE12.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 664.53 KB (680,475 bytes).
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Displays unwanted advertisements
  • The wisdom of the crowd agrees, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Scroll Wheel Handheld Scanner.
jnsjDE12.exe (4e5e174841e8bb877d6f8c185e8d4655) has been flagged by the following 18 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 537 Application.Generic.1257295
Agnitum Outpost 7.1.1 PUA.AdSvc
Baidu-International Adware.Win32.ConvertAd.GO
Bitdefender Application.Generic.1257295
ESET-NOD32 9.11586 a variant of Win32/Adware.ConvertAd.HF
Fortinet FortiGate 8/16/2015 Riskware/ConvertAd
F-Secure 11.2015-16-08_1 Application.Generic.1257295
G Data 15.8.25 Application.Generic.1257295
K7 AntiVirus 13.203.15826 Adware
K7GW 13.203.15825 Adware ( 004be0bd1 )
Kaspersky not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.AdSvc
MicroWorld-eScan Application.Generic.1257295
NANO AntiVirus Riskware.Win32.AdSvc.dqwzqp
Panda Antivirus Trj/Genetic.gen
Qihoo-360 HEUR/QVM10.1.Malware.Gen
Symantec 8/16/2015 rev. 1 WS.Reputation
Tencent Win32.Adware.Adsvc.Pfac
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.228 TROJ_GEN.R0C1H07DM15
       View all 18 all detections

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\2D276780-1429120095-11DD-AF56-C86000C6DBAE
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\2D276780-1429120095-11DD-AF56-C86000C6DBAE\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 664.53 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Scroll Wheel Handheld Scanner

Program executable:jnsjDE12.exe (Malware detected)
Additional files:
  • rnseE0B2.exe
  • Uninstall.exe
  • (Malware detected) jnsxD262.exe
  • rnsaDA04.exe
  • rnso22E6.exe

How do I remove Scroll Wheel Handheld Scanner?

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Or, you can uninstall Scroll Wheel Handheld Scanner 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 Scroll Wheel Handheld Scanner, 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 Scroll Wheel Handheld Scanner.
  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) 70%
Win 8.1 10%
Uninstall it 74%
Keep it 26%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.00%
Windows 8 20.00%
Windows 8.1 10.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.00%
Windows 7 Professional 20.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 8.1 20.00%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 10.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.42%
  Brazil 5.26%
  Austria 5.26%
  Indonesia 5.26%
  Romania 5.26%
  Germany 5.26%
  Canada 5.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 44.44%
Toshiba 22.22%
Acer 22.22%
Dell 11.11%
Common models
HP Pavilion g4 Notebook P... 22.22%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 11.11%
TOSHIBA Satellite C675 11.11%
LENOVO 20023 11.11%
HP-Pavilion VG184AA-ACP p... 11.11%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 11.11%


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