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What percent of users and experts removed it?
88% remove it12% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,756
United States Rank #29,486
Reach 0.0101%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.35 days
600.27 days >
Average installed length: 315.40 days

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Update for Video Converter

What is Update for Video Converter?

This uses the InstallCore download Manager. Install Core Click run software is an installer which bundles applications with offers for additional third party programs that may be unwanted by the user incuding toolbars and browser extensions. Such third party programs are typically installed onto users’ computers by default, but may include an option to ‘opt-out’ during or after the installation process.

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The company may collect settings, technical and other information from Users' computers, such as a computer's operating system, browser versions used, various communication parameters and other information related to the operation and interaction of the Software, subject to the provisions herein. This information will ...  Read more


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 updatetask.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 1 files.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Connects to a server over the Internet
  • 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 Video Converter.
updatetask.exe (cd043eb9f60a095302936524ae86a5e9) has been flagged by the following 9 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Avira AntiVir Adware/InstallCore.E
Comodo Security 16548 Application.Win32.InstallCore.k
ESET-NOD32 7.8529 Win32/InstallCore.BD
Fortinet FortiGate 7/6/2013 Riskware/InstallCore
Kingsoft AntiVirus 331020.49267 Win32.Troj.Generic.a.(kcloud)
Sophos 4.90 Install Core
Trend Micro 10.465.06 ADW_DWNWARE
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.187 ADW_DWNWARE
ViRobot 2011.4.7.4223 Trojan.Win32.A.NSAnti.84992.F
Update for Video Converter 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\dsite\updateproc
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\DSite\UpdateProc\UpdateTask.exe /Uninstall

Program filesFiles installed by Update for Video Converter

Program executable:updatetask.exe (Malware detected)
Signed by:Volonet Ltd
updatetask.exe for Funmoods is the software updater program which runs in the background of Windows and automatically starts up when your PC boots. It checks for software udpates and automatically downloads and installs them if found. The...

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UpdateTask.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Go_Palikan' (runs daily at 5:43 PM).
Network connections
  • UpdateTask.exe connects to ec2-54-225-201-206.compute-1.amazonaws.com ( port 80).
  • UpdateTask.exe connects to ec2-54-214-29-188.us-west-2.compute.amazonaws.com ( port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.86 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0071624939%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00573918%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00142332%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Update for Video Converter?

You can uninstall Update for Video Converter 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 Video Converter, 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 Video Converter.
  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) 63%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 88%
Keep it 12%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.50%
Windows XP 12.00%
Windows 10 11.50%
Windows Vista 7.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.50%
Windows 7 Professional 13.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.00%
Windows 8.1 4.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.86% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 21.86%
  Brazil 12.09%
  Germany 8.84%
  Italy 8.84%
  United Kingdom 8.37%
  India 5.58%
  Poland 5.12%
  France 4.19%
  Russia 3.26%
  Spain 2.79%
  United Arab Emirates 2.33%
  Turkey 2.33%
  Japan 1.86%
  Netherlands 1.86%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 19.51%
Dell 18.70%
Hewlett-Packard 16.26%
ASUS 13.82%
Samsung 10.57%
Toshiba 4.88%
Lenovo 3.25%
Sony 2.44%
Intel 1.63%
Medion 1.63%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.85%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.92%
Acer Aspire E1-531 1.92%
Dell Inspiron N5050 1.92%
HP G62 Notebook PC 1.92%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 1.92%


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