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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #25,570
United States Rank #23,023
Reach 0.0068%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 29.79 days
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Average installed length: 53.61 days

Wisdom-soft ScreenHunter 5.0 Free

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What is Wisdom-soft ScreenHunter Free?

Wisdom-soft ScreenHunter Free includes a branded version of the Conduit Toolbar, which is a web browser extenstion that delivers search based advertising and results. During installation the user is presented with the option to install the toolbar. Once accepted, the packaged executable, ConduitInstaller.exe, will install the necessary components for the Conduit Toolbar to be added to the user's web browser (the home page and search pages will be modified in many cases).

About  (from Wisdom Software)

ScreenHunter is a free screen-capture tool for you to easily take screenshots. ScreenHunter can capture a full screen, an active window, the client window, or a rectangular area. It automatically saves captures in BMP or JPEG format, so you don't have to stop each time you capture, and you can capture as many as you li...  Read more

Overview

Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is ScreenHunter.exe. The software installer includes 22 files and is usually about 6.03 MB (6,324,097 bytes). Update.EXE is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.wisdom-soft.com/products/screenhunter_free.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Wisdom-soft ScreenHunter 5 Free
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\WISDOM~1\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files2\WISDOM~1\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 6.03 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Wisdom-soft ScreenHunter 5.0 Free

Program executable:ScreenHunter.exe
Name:ScreenHunter 5.0 Free
Path:C:\Program Files\Wisdom-soft ScreenHunter 5 Free\ScreenHunter.exe
MD5:de63112dba6036de4e5f8bae4af8ac8b
Additional files:
  • ScreenHunter.exe - ScreenHunter 5.0 Free
  • Sh50.dll - ScreenHunter DLL (ScreenHunter FREE DLL)
  • UNWISE.EXE (by Altiris) - WISE (WiseScript Uninstaller)
  • autocheck2.dll (by GFI Software) - Autocheck Dynamic Link Library
  • bvsc_32.exe
  • CallHome.dll
  • display.dll
  • gdiplus.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft GDI+
  • GFIAgent.exe (by GFI Software) - GFI Backup 2009 - Home Edition
  • GFIBackup.exe
  • GFIBackupStop.exe
  • GFIHInst.exe
  • GFIHSched.exe
  • idgen.dll
  • KillScreenHunter.exe
  • libeay32.dll
  • setupscreenhunterfree.exe
  • ssleay32.dll
  • stub.exe
  • Toolbar.exe - Wisdom-soft Toolbar
  • Update.EXE (by Sunisoft) - IncUpdate (Online Updater)
  • wnaspi32.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{6768D28E-B6AC-49C5-988D-1DD310504E28}' (runs on registration).
  • ScreenHunter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{77AA3D7F-8B6D-404E-BA17-CC8F5ACAC543}' (runs on registration).
3 Services
  • UNWISE.EXE runs as a service named 'Browser System Enahncer' (671c50b0).
  • GFIHSched.exe runs as a service named 'GFI Backup 2009 - Home Edition Scheduler Service' (GFIBckHSched).
  • GFIHInst.exe runs as a service named 'GFI Backup 2009 - Home Edition Attendant Service' (GFIBckHAtt).
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • GFIAgent.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'GFI Backup 2009 - Home Edition' and executes as "C:\Program Files2\GFI\GFIBAC~3\GFIAgent.exe".
  • ScreenHunter.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Wisdom-soft ScreenHunter 5.1 Free' and executes as C:\Program Files\Wisdom-soft ScreenHunter 5 Free\ScreenHunter.exe.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • UNWISE.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files1\Yahoo!\MESSEN~1\UNWISE.EXE'.

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  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 Wisdom-soft ScreenHunter 5.0 Free, 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 Wisdom-soft ScreenHunter Free.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 44%
Win Vista (SP1) 2%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 46.56%
Windows 10 21.37%
Windows XP 19.85%
Windows Vista 12.21%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 20.16%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.60%
Windows 7 Professional 17.83%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.98%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.98%
Windows 8.1 6.20%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.73% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.73%
  Israel 5.70%
  Netherlands 5.06%
  Canada 4.43%
  United Kingdom 3.80%
  Belgium 3.16%
  Italy 3.16%
  Brazil 2.53%
  France 2.53%
  Finland 1.90%
  Australia 1.90%
  Hong Kong 1.27%
  Singapore 1.27%
  South Africa 1.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 34.52%
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Acer 13.10%
GIGABYTE 7.14%
Toshiba 5.95%
ASUS 4.76%
Gateway 3.57%
Intel 2.38%
Lenovo 2.38%
Compaq 1.19%
Common models
Dell Studio XPS 8100 3.03%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 2.02%
Dell OptiPlex GX520 ... 2.02%
Acer Aspire 7720 2.02%
Dell Precision M6800 1.01%
Dell Precision M4700 1.01%

About (from Wisdom Software Inc.)

Wisdom Software's mission is to make your digital life easier, more exciting and successful through software.
Publisher URL: www.wisdom-soft.com

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