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Should I remove getPlus for Adobe?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
22% remove it78% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,348
United States Rank #5,066
Reach 0.0709%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.02 days
472.54 days >
Average installed length: 248.28 days


VersionDistribution 80.26% 19.74%

getPlus for Adobe

What is getPlus for Adobe?  (from NOS Microsystems)

The getPlus® Download-, Upload- and Installation Manager is a sophisticated tool for the efficient distribution of digital goods in a Windows and Linux environment (for Mac OS please refer to igetPlus+®). It is the smallest, fastest and most user-friendly transfer manager available, that revolutionizes the speed and ...  Read more


getPlus for Adobe is a program developed by NOS Microsystems. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 getPlus_HelperSvc.exe. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 560.63 KB (574,080 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows XP. While about 58% of users of getPlus for Adobe come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nosltd.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\nos\bin
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NOS\bin\getPlus_HelperSvc.exe" /UninstallGet1
Estimated size: 560.63 KB

Program filesFiles installed by getPlus for Adobe

Program executable:getPlus_HelperSvc.exe
getPlus(R) Helper
Path:C:\Program Files\nos\bin\getPlus_HelperSvc.exe
Additional files:
  • np_gp.dll - getPlusPlus for Adobe 162102 (getplusplusadobe162102)
  • getPlusPlus_Adobe.exe - getPlus+(R)
  • getPlusPlus_Corel.exe
  • getPlusUninst_Adobe.exe
  • gp.ocx
  • IEGetPlugin.ocx
  • getPlus_Corel.exe - getPlus(R) (getPlus(R) Download Manager)
  • getPlus_Helper.dll - getPlus(R) Helper
  • getPlus_Helper_3001.dll - getPlus(R) Installer
  • getPlus_Helper_3004.dll
  • getPlus_HelperSvc.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • np_gp.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'np_gp.dll'.
Mozilla Plugin
  • np_gp.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'getPlus+(R)' with a plugin key of '@nosltd.com/getPlus+(R),version=' for all users of the PC.
  • getPlus_HelperSvc.exe runs as a service named 'getPlus(R) Helper' (getPlus(R) Helper).
4 Startup Files (All Users Run Once)
  • getPlusUninst_Adobe.exe is loaded once in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Uninstall Adobe Download Manager' which loads as "C:\Program Files\NOS\bin\getPlusUninst_Adobe.exe" /Get1noarpe.
  • getPlus_Helper.dll is loaded once in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Uninstall Adobe Download Manager' which loads as "C:\Windows\system32\rundll32.exe" "C:\Program Files\NOS\bin\getPlus_Helper.dll",Uninstall /Get1noarp.
  • getPlus_Helper_3004.dll is loaded once in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Uninstall Adobe Download Manager' which loads as "C:\Windows\system32\rundll32.exe" "C:\Program Files\NOS\bin\getPlus_Helper_3004.dll",Uninstall /IE2883E8F-472F-4fb0-9522-AC9BF37916A7 /Get1noarp.
  • getPlus_HelperSvc.exe is loaded once in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Uninstall getPlus(R) for Adobe' which loads as "C:\Windows\TEMP\nos_uninstall_Adobe.exe" /UninstallGet1noarp.

How do I remove getPlus for Adobe?

You can uninstall getPlus for Adobe 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 getPlus(R) for Adobe, 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 getPlus for Adobe.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by getPlus for Adobe you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win Vista (SP2) 47%
Win 7 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 22%
Keep it 78%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 49.64%
Windows XP 40.49%
Windows 7 8.87%
Windows 10 0.93%
Windows Server 2003 0.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 40.51%
Microsoft Windows XP 39.93%
Windows Vista Home Basic 5.96%
Windows 7 Home Premium 5.37%
Windows Vista Business 2.57%
Windows Vista Ultimate 1.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.22% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.22%
  United Kingdom 6.95%
  Germany 5.85%
  Israel 3.92%
  Canada 3.86%
  France 3.15%
  Italy 2.43%
  Netherlands 2.10%
  Australia 1.38%
  Japan 1.21%
  Spain 1.16%
  Sweden 1.10%
  Belgium 1.05%
  Taiwan 0.77%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 32.25%
Hewlett-Packard 24.16%
Acer 8.93%
Toshiba 8.51%
Intel 6.62%
American Megatrends 5.67%
Sahara 3.57%
Gateway 3.05%
Samsung 1.47%
ASUS 0.84%
NEC 0.63%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 7.41%
Dell Inspiron 1525 7.19%
HP Pavilion dv6500 Notebo... 2.61%
Dell Dell DM061 2.40%
Dell Dell XPS420 2.40%
Dell Vostro 200 2.18%

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Mstymetravelover a year ago
This program will NOT uninstall. Each time I click it says (please wait for program and an OK box) I click OK and then try again later and the same "please wait" box comes up. How do I uninstall this? Please help