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Should I remove webssearches uninstaller?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
80% remove it20% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,745
Reach 0.0529%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.84 days
496.85 days >
Average installed length: 261.06 days

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webssearches uninstaller

What is webssearches uninstaller?

WebSSearches is an ad-supported browser extension (adware), and when a user downloads the Plugin they will see various types of advertisements displayed through the browser as they visit various web sites. The browser toolbar/extension displays several basic types of advertising: sponsored links, traditional display advertisements, such as banner ads, pop-unders and coupons, and targeted ads and may sometimes appear as in-text advertising and may also be displayed in response to keyword searches.


A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 13 files and is usually about 658.95 KB (674,760 bytes).
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Known to reinstall itself
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Displays unwanted advertisements
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in webssearches uninstaller.
UninstallManager.exe (ce43ea83e0b7430f2ad06c97573e1ee8) has been flagged by the following 5 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
AVG 2015.0.3390 Skytech
Baidu-International Adware.Win32.ELEX.45
G Data 14.8.24 Win32.Application.SubTab
Malwarebytes v2014.08.06.10 PUP.Optional.Skytech.A
VIPRE Antivirus 31264 SkyTouch (fs)
webssearches uninstaller has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: webssearches
Installation folder: C:\Documents and Settings\user\Local\webssearches
Uninstaller: C:\Documents and Settings\user\Local\webssearches\UninstallManager.exe -ptid=pcm
Estimated size: 658.95 KB

Program filesFiles installed by webssearches uninstaller

  • (Malware detected) UninstallManager.exe (by Skytech Co) - Skytech
  • 92.json
  • 119.json
  • 124.json
  • 96.json
  • 136.json
  • 111.json
  • 97.json
  • 108.json
  • 116.json
  • 121.json
  • 144.json
  • 152.json

How do I remove webssearches uninstaller?

You can uninstall webssearches uninstaller 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 webssearches uninstaller, 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 webssearches uninstaller.
  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) 46%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 80%
Keep it 20%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.62%
Windows 10 35.89%
Windows XP 12.92%
Windows Vista 0.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.91%
Windows 8.1 13.24%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.76%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.67%
Windows 7 Professional 8.25%
Windows 8 5.95%

Distribution by countryGeography

12.89% of installs come from Brazil
Which countries install it?
  Brazil 12.89%
  Germany 11.95%
  France 10.80%
  Italy 9.64%
  Netherlands 4.82%
  India 4.72%
  Spain 4.19%
  Mexico 3.35%
  Australia 2.94%
  Sweden 2.83%
  MA 2.73%
  Indonesia 2.62%
  DK 2.10%
  Turkey 2.10%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.53%
Hewlett-Packard 23.59%
ASUS 14.84%
Dell 10.00%
Samsung 7.19%
Toshiba 6.09%
Lenovo 3.59%
American Megatrends 1.56%
Intel 1.41%
Medion 1.25%
Apple 0.94%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.84%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.15%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 4.47%
Acer Aspire E1-571 2.75%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.41%
Dell Inspiron 3421 2.06%


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