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Should I remove Skypé Packages?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
88% remove it12% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #40,426
Reach 0.0025%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.97 days
176.21 days >
Average installed length: 92.58 days

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Skyp&eacute; Packages

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What is Skyp&eacute; Packages?

Notice, this is not affiliated with Microsoft Skyp. This program is a software bundler that is marketed as being able to install additional components for the widely used and popular Skyp program but in actuality just wraps the freely available program with bundled software which includes adware and other potentially unwanted utilities (such as PC optimizers, toolbars, etc.). The main bundling program is simply an uninstaller that is designed to help the end user remove the bundled software on their PC after infection. The reason this even exists is due to various 3rd party partner marketing rules. When uninstalling, a list of bundled software is included and provides the user the ability to individually remove each installed program from their PC using that programs built in Windows installer/uninstaller.


The main program executable is uninstaller.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The setup package is about 559.32 KB (572,739 bytes) when donwloaded.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Difficult to remove as it will reinstall itself
  • Known to include offers within the setup
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Skyp&eacute; Packages.
uninstaller.exe (bf375a90fe0b135395e20b0eb9190c11) has been flagged by the following 8 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Agnitum Outpost 7.1.1 PUA.InstallCore
Comodo Security 18604 UnclassifiedMalware
Fortinet FortiGate 6/20/2014 Riskware/InstallCore
K7 AntiVirus 13.180.12463 Trojan
K7GW 13.180.12463 Trojan ( 0049acde1 )
McAfee 5600.7094 RDN/Generic.tfr!ea
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7094 RDN/Generic.tfr!ea
VIPRE Antivirus 30470 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
Skyp&eacute; Packages has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\1h1q\skyp&eacute; packages
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\1H1Q\Skyp&eacute; Packages\uninstaller.exe /Uninstall /NM="Skyp&eacute; Packages" /AN="1H1Q" /MBN="Skyp&eacute; Packages
Warning, the included uninstaller may not work, it is highly recommended to use Reason Antivirus.
Estimated size: 559.32 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Skyp&eacute; Packages

Program executable:uninstaller.exe (Malware detected)
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\1h1q\skyp&eacute; packages\uninstaller.exe

How do I remove Skyp&eacute; Packages?

Quickly and completely remove Skyp&eacute; Packages from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Download Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’Remove Skyp&eacute; Packages from your computer.
Or, you can uninstall Skyp&eacute; Packages 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 Skyp&eacute; Packages, 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 Skyp&eacute; Packages.
  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) 46%
Win Vista 2%
Uninstall it 88%
Keep it 12%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.08%
Windows 10 43.75%
Windows Vista 4.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 27.08%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.83%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.75%
Windows 7 Professional 8.33%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.25%
Windows 8 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.90% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.90%
  United Kingdom 15.25%
  Australia 8.47%
  India 6.78%
  Brazil 5.08%
  Sweden 5.08%
  Germany 5.08%
  Philippines 3.39%
  Canada 3.39%
  Turkey 3.39%
  Vietnam 1.69%
  South Africa 1.69%
  Russia 1.69%
  Israel 1.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
ASUS 17.78%
Acer 17.78%
Dell 13.33%
Toshiba 11.11%
Intel 6.67%
Lenovo 4.44%
Samsung 2.22%
Packard Bell 2.22%
Medion 2.22%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L500D 2.27%
TOSHIBA Satellite L450D 2.27%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 2.27%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-A 2.27%
TOSHIBA Satellite C50D-A 2.27%
TOSHIBA Satellite A210 2.27%


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