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Virgin Media HUB 3.5.12

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Virgin Media HUB 3.5.12 is a program developed by Virgin Media. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The main program executable is virginmediahub.exe. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 7.65 MB (8,026,316 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 77% of users of Virgin Media HUB come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.virginmedia.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Virgin Media\HUB\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Virgin Media\HUB\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 7.65 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Virgin Media HUB 3.5.12

Program executable:virginmediahub.exe
Name:Virgin Media HUB
Path:C:\Program Files\virgin media\hub\virginmediahub.exe
Additional files:
  • nprpspa.dll - Virgin Media HUB
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • BSUtil.dll (by Radialpoint) - Client Gateway 3.5.12
  • dbghelp.dll (by Microsoft) - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • RpSpaWshComAgent.dll (by Radialpoint)
  • ServicepointService.exe
  • shellexec.exe
  • StopVirginMediaHUB.exe
  • VirginMediaHUBComHandler.exe
  • Windows7Features.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • nprpspa.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'nprpspa.dll'.
Mozilla Plugin
  • nprpspa.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name '@radialpoint.com/SPA,version=1' with a plugin key of '@radialpoint.com/SPA,version=1' for all users of the PC.
  • ServicepointService.exe runs as a service named 'ServicepointService' (ServicepointService).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • VirginMediaHUB.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'VirginMediaHUB.exe' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Virgin Media\HUB\VirginMediaHUB.exe" /AUTORUN.

How do I remove Virgin Media HUB?

Quickly and completely remove Virgin Media HUB 3.5.12 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Virgin Media HUB 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 Virgin Media HUB 3.5.12, 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 Virgin Media HUB.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Virgin Media HUB 3.5.12 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
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Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win Vista 6%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.82%
Windows Vista 29.41%
Windows XP 11.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.29%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 17.65%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.76%
Windows 7 Professional 11.76%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.76%
Windows Vista Business 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.27% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 77.27%
  United States 22.73%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 40.00%
Toshiba 20.00%
Sony 6.67%
Packard Bell 6.67%
Medion 6.67%
Hewlett-Packard 6.67%
ASUS 6.67%
Common models
Dell Vostro1510 16.67%
Dell Inspiron 1545 8.33%
Dell Dell DC051 8.33%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 8.33%


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