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Should I remove Update for FLV Player?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
83% remove it17% keep it
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0010%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 24.34 days
717.89 days >
Average installed length: 377.19 days

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Update for FLV Player


Update for FLV Player is a software program developed by installCore. 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 primary executable is named updatetask.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 2 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 29% of users of Update for FLV Player come from Thailand, it is also popular in the United States and UA.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Known to include offers within the setup
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Update for FLV Player.
updatetask.exe (24a819a072d40b5821504fcbd0a67537) has been flagged by the following 5 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
avast! 2014.9-140422 Win32:PUP-gen [PUP]
McAfee 5600.7153 Generic PUP.x
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7153 Generic PUP.x
Trend Micro 10.465.22 ADW_DOWNWARE
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.112 ADW_DOWNWARE
Update for FLV Player has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Update for FLV Player
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\digitalsites\updateproc
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\DigitalSites\UpdateProc\UpdateTask.exe /Uninstall

Program filesFiles installed by Update for FLV Player

Program executable:updatetask.exe (Malware detected)
Additional files:
  • iProInst.dll (by Intel) - Intel ProInst (ProInst)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UpdateTask.exe is scheduled as a task named 'DigitalSite' (runs daily at 10:07).

How do I remove Update for FLV Player?

You can uninstall Update for FLV Player 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 Update for FLV Player, 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 Update for FLV Player.
  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) 37%
Win XP 5%
Uninstall it 83%
Keep it 17%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.37%
Windows XP 36.84%
Windows 10 10.53%
Windows Vista 5.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 38.89%
Windows 7 Ultimate 27.78%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.56%
Windows 7 Home Basic 5.56%
Windows 7 Professional 5.56%
Windows 8 Pro 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.57% of installs come from Thailand
Which countries install it?
  Thailand 28.57%
  United States 19.05%
  UA 14.29%
  Singapore 9.52%
  Turkey 9.52%
  Brazil 4.76%
  Germany 4.76%
  Indonesia 4.76%
  Italy 4.76%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
Dell 16.67%
American Megatrends 16.67%
Sahara 11.11%
Acer 11.11%
ASUS 11.11%
Sony 5.56%
Common models
Sony VGN-SZ477N_C 6.25%
HP-Pavilion FT938AA-AKL g... 6.25%
HP ProBook 455 G1 6.25%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 6.25%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 6.25%
Gigabyte 945GCM-S2L 6.25%


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