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Should I remove ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service Chrome?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
67% remove it33% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,938
United States Rank #5,965
Reach 0.0241%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.32 days
452.06 days >
Average installed length: 237.52 days

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ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service Chrome

What is ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service Chrome?  (from Belcaro Group)

During installation, the Browser App may automatically change the default search engine used by your Web browser, whether via a built-in search box or otherwise, to our search engine. Using the ShopAtHome.com search engine allows us to deliver targeted search results based on the information we have about you. We will ...  Read more


ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service Chrome is a program developed by Belcaro Group. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is BAC_PAC.js. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. The software installer includes 28 files and is usually about 3.81 MB (4,000,244 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 99% of users of ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service Chrome come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Chile.
  • Starts automatically
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: ShopAtHome.com
URL: www.shopathome.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service\uninstaller.exe browser=chrome
Estimated size: 3.81 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service Chrome

Program executable:BAC_PAC.js
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service\BAC_PAC.js
Additional files:
  • NotificationDialog.exe (by ShopAtHome.com) - Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.NotificationWebFormsApp
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.ActionEngine.dll (by ShopAtHome.com) - Belcaro.Sah.BrowserAppCore.RedirectProcessor
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.DefaultSearchProvider.dll - Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.DefaultSearchProvider
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.CommunicationEngine.dll - Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.CommunicationEngine
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.BrowserMessaging.dll - Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.BrowserMessaging
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.RulesEngine.dll - Belcaro.Sah.BrowserAppCore.RulesEngine
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.Suppression.dll - Belcaro.Sah.BrowserAppCore.Suppression
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.XMLDataProvider.dll - Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.XMLDataProvider
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.XmlEngine.dll - Belcaro.Sah.BrowserAppCore.XmlEngine
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.Models.dll - Belcaro.Sah.BrowserAppCore.Models
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.HeartBeat.dll - Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.HeartBeat
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.Utils.dll - Belcaro.Sah.BrowserAppCore.Utils
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.UserInfo.dll - Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.UserInfo
  • SahCoreNet.dll - ShopAtHome.com Application Core
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.Logging.dll - Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.Logging
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.Common.dll - Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.Common
  • SahProcessManager.exe - Belcaro.ProcessManager
  • Belcaro.BrowserAppCore.WebSocketServer.dll - WebSocketServer
  • ShopAtHome_BAC_Service.exe - ShopAtHome BrowserAppCore Service
  • BAC_PAC.js

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SahProcessManager.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Reset ShopAtHome BAC' (Next runs on 1/27/2015 at 10:07 PM).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • SahProcessManager.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'BrowserAppCoreService' which loads as C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service\SahProcessManager.exe "C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service\ShopAtHome_BAC_Service.exe" "restart".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:46.45 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0011854368%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00050462%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00068081%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:3,797,655
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:35.32 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:17 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service Chrome?

You can uninstall ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service Chrome 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 ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service Chrome, 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 ShopAtHome.com BrowserAppCore Service Chrome.
  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) 47%
Win Vista 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 67%
Keep it 33%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.58%
Windows 10 38.11%
Windows Vista 10.95%
Windows XP 3.37%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.11%
Windows 8.1 19.24%
Windows 10 Home 12.26%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.51%
Windows 7 Professional 5.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

98.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 98.56%
  Canada 0.60%
  Chile 0.12%
  Brazil 0.12%
  Australia 0.12%
  Indonesia 0.12%
  Germany 0.12%
  LR 0.12%
  Malaysia 0.12%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 41.18%
Dell 26.05%
Acer 13.73%
Toshiba 11.48%
ASUS 3.92%
Lenovo 2.24%
Intel 0.56%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.19%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 4.19%
HP 15 Notebook PC 3.72%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.26%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.26%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 2.79%


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