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Should I remove Web Browser Packages?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
89% remove it11% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #42,755
Reach 0.0022%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.37 days
542.01 days >
Average installed length: 284.78 days

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Web Browser Packages

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What is Web Browser Packages?

Web Browser Packages is a software bundle distributed through the InstallCore download manager. These packages may be ad-supported that include the original program as well as the included advertiser software which in some cases may include adware. This particular software is just an uninstaller that is designed to remove the bundled programs.

Form the publisher - "The downloader manages the entire download process of your software from start to finish. If any offers are accepted, the download manager will include a bundle uninstaller (named "[downloadname] Packages") that will help uninstall all the offers that were included with the download as a group instead of individually. We're able to offer free software because we are advertiser supported. When you download software, it gives our advertisers a chance to speak to you."

About  (from installCore)

During the installation process, the software may collect certain non-personally identifiable information about you, such as country, language, version ID, setup ID, affiliate IDs, and installation date. Other than this information the software will not collect nor maintain any other personally or non-personally identi...  Read more
  • 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 Web Browser Packages.
uninstaller.exe (8c7fb9078a63b7e5e899e7a2dbb0db53) has been flagged by the following 6 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Avira AntiVir ADWARE/InstallCore.Gen
Dr.Web Adware.InstallCore.90
ESET-NOD32 8.9264 Win32/InstallCore.AZ
F-Prot v6. W32/InstallCore.W.gen
Rising Antivirus PE:Malware.XPACK-LNR/Heur!1.5594
Vba32 AntiVirus BScope.P2P-Worm.Palevo
Web Browser Packages has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.
Find out how to remove Web Browser Packages.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\web browser packages
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\Web Browser Packages\uninstaller.exe /Uninstall /NM="Web Browser Packages" /AN="" /MBN="Web Browser Packages"
Estimated size: 1.06 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Web Browser Packages

Program executable:uninstaller.exe (Malware detected)
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\web browser packages\uninstaller.exe

How do I remove Web Browser Packages?

Quickly and completely remove Web Browser Packages from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Download Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’Remove Web Browser Packages from your computer.
Or, you can uninstall Web Browser 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 Web Browser 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 Web Browser 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) 55%
Win XP 5%
Uninstall it 89%
Keep it 11%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.90%
Windows 10 16.67%
Windows XP 14.29%
Windows Vista 7.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.57%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.29%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.29%
Windows 7 Professional 11.90%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.76%
Windows 8 4.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.86% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.86%
  India 10.53%
  Colombia 7.02%
  Russia 7.02%
  Italy 5.26%
  Japan 5.26%
  United Arab Emirates 3.51%
  Poland 3.51%
  Portugal 3.51%
  Germany 1.75%
  Spain 1.75%
  France 1.75%
  Sweden 1.75%
  Turkey 1.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 21.62%
Hewlett-Packard 13.51%
ASUS 10.81%
Acer 10.81%
Lenovo 8.11%
Samsung 8.11%
Packard Bell 5.41%
Toshiba 5.41%
Intel 5.41%
MSI 2.70%
Medion 2.70%
Common models
Packard Bell BV APL00 5.41%
TOSHIBA Satellite A660 2.70%
TOSHIBA dynabook AX/740LS 2.70%
Samsung R528/R728 2.70%
Samsung 350V5C/350V5X/350... 2.70%


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