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What percent of users and experts removed it?
37% remove it63% keep it
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VersionDistribution 50.00% 25.00% 25.00%


What is TipRanks?  (from Uri Gruenbaum)

TipRanks is a browser application that allows you to instantly see the track record and measured performance of any analyst you come across, so you know who to trust. TipRanks automatically starts working anytime users browse analyst reports on any of the
popular financial news websites. TipRanks provides objective...  Read more


TipRanks is a program developed by Uri Gruenbaum. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The main program executable is TipRanks-bho.dll. The software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 3.45 MB (3,616,324 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 7. While about 90% of users of TipRanks come from the United States, it is also popular in Israel.

The program is built using the Crossrider framework, a cross browser monetization platform used to deploy a toolbar and extension for modern web browsers with monetization features including browser search and homepage redirection, contextual coupons and in-line text advertising. Crossrider extensions include background processes to monitor, update and automatically download new features/code without direct user interaction.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: TipRanks
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\tipranks
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\TipRanks\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 3.45 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TipRanks

Program module:TipRanks-bho.dll
TipRanks BHO
Path:C:\Program Files\tipranks\TipRanks-bho.dll
Additional files:
  • TipRanks.dll - TipRanks (TipRanks BHO)
  • TipRanks64.exe - TipRanks exe
  • TipRanks-bg.exe
  • TipRanks-bho.dll
  • TipRanks-bho64.dll
  • TipRanks-buttonutil.exe
  • TipRanks-buttonutil64.exe
  • TipRanks-codedownloader.exe
  • TipRanksGui.exe
  • Uninstall.exe - TipRanks Installer
  • TipRanks-buttonutil.dll
  • TipRanks-buttonutil64.dll
  • TipRanks-helper.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • TipRanks-bho.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'TipRanks' with the class of {11111111-1111-1111-1111-110111651106} (CrossriderApp0016506).
  • TipRanks.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'TipRanks' with the class of {11111111-1111-1111-1111-110111651106} (CrossriderApp0016506).

How do I remove TipRanks?

Quickly and completely remove TipRanks from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall TipRanks 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 TipRanks, 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 TipRanks.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by TipRanks you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win 7 25%
Uninstall it 37%
Keep it 63%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 100.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 75.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.00%
  Israel 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
Acer 25.00%
ASUS 25.00%
Common models
Compaq-Presario BQ471AA-A... 33.33%
Acer Aspire X1301 33.33%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 33.33%


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