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* What is WeDownload Manager

* Download WeDownload Manager Removal Tool

* Remove WeDownload Manager manually

* Remove WeDownload Manager from Google Chrome

* Remove WeDownload Manager from Mozilla Firefox

* Remove WeDownload Manager from Internet Explorer

* Uninstall WeDownload Manager from Windows 10

* Uninstall WeDownload Manager from Windows 8/8.1

* Uninstall WeDownload Manager from Windows 7

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Threat indicator: HIGH

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WeDownload Manager



Win32 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari

WeDownload Manager intrusion method

WeDownload Manager

WeDownload Manager installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (WeDownload Manager). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. WeDownload Manager copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is weDownload-bg.exe. Sometimes it creates new startup key with name WeDownload Manager and value weDownload-bg.exe. You can also find it in your processes list with name weDownload-bg.exe or WeDownload Manager. Also, it can create folder with name WeDownload Manager under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. After installation WeDownload Manager starts displaying ads, pop-ups, banners on your PC or in browsers. It is recommended to remove WeDownload Manager immediately.

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How to remove WeDownload Manager manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with WeDownload Manager, removing it from startup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally, missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by WeDownload Manager.

To get rid of WeDownload Manager, you should:

1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:

• 34344.crx
• 34344.xpi
• Uninstall.exe
• utils.exe
• weDownload Manager-bg.exe
• weDownload Manager-bho.dll
• weDownload Manager-buttonutil.dll
• weDownload Manager-buttonutil.exe
• weDownload Manager-chromeinstaller.exe
• weDownload Manager-codedownloader.exe
• weDownload Manager-enabler.exe
• weDownload Manager-firefoxinstaller.exe
• weDownload Manager-helper.exe
• weDownload Manager-updater.exe

Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use WeDownload Manager Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

2. Delete the following malicious folders:

• C:\Program Files\weDownload Manager\

3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:

  • Key: HKCU\Software\InstalledBrowserExtensions\weDownload
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\weDownload Manager
  • Key:
    HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\weDownload Manager
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0034344.Sandbox.1
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0034344.Sandbox
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0034344.BHO.1
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0034344.BHO
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{44444444-4444-4444-4444-440344434444}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{66666666-6666-6666-6666-660366436644}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{55555555-5555-5555-5555-550355435544}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{22222222-2222-2222-2222-220322432244}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{11111111-1111-1111-1111-110311431144}

Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use WeDownload Manager Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

Uninstall WeDownload Manager related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for WeDownload Manager entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version of Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If WeDownload Manager won't uninstall or gives you error message, that you do not have sufficient rights to do this, perform below instructions in Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking or use WeDownload Manager Removal Tool.

Windows 10

  • Click on the Start menu and choose Settings

  • Then click on System and choose Apps & Features in the left column

  • Find WeDownload Manager in the list and click Uninstall button near it.

  • Confirm by clicking Uninstall button in opened window if necessary.

Windows 8/8.1

  • Right click on the bottom left corner of the screen (while on your desktop)

  • In the menu, choose Control Panel

  • Click Uninstall a program under Programs and Features.

  • Locate WeDownload Manager or other related suspicious program.

  • Click Uninstall button.

  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.

Windows 7/Vista

  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.

  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.

  • In the list of installed programs find WeDownload Manager

  • Click Uninstall button.

Windows XP

  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find WeDownload Manager related entries.

  • Click Remove button.

Remove WeDownload Manager extension from your browsers

WeDownload Manager in some cases can create browsers extension. We recommend you to use free option "Toolbar Remover" under "Tools" in Stronghold AntiMalware to remove unwanted browser extensions related to WeDownload Manager. We recommend you to perform scan your PC with Removal Tool or Stronghold AntiMalware. To remove extenions from your browsers manually do the following:

Internet Explorer

  • While in Internet Explorer click cogwheel icon in the top right corner

  • In the menu choose Manage Add-ons

  • Select Toolbars and Extensions tab.

  • Choose WeDownload Manager or other related adware BHO.

  • Click Disable button.

Warning: This option will only disable unwanted plugin. For effective WeDownload Manager removal use WeDownload Manager Removal Tool.

Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome.

  • In the address bar type chrome://extensions/

  • In the list of add-ons find WeDownload Manager and click recycle bin icon.

  • Confirm WeDownload Manager removal.

Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox

  • In the address bar type about:addons

  • Click Extensions tab.

  • In the list of extensions locate WeDownload Manager.

  • Click Remove button near it.

Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like WeDownload Manager are very widespread and, unfortunatelly, many antiviruses fail to detect it. To protect your computer from future infection we recommend you to use Removal Tool, it has active protection module and browser settings guard. It does not conflict with any antiviruses and creates additional shield against threats like WeDownload Manager.

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Here are the descriptions of problems connected with WeDownload Manager and weDownload-bg.exe we received earlier:

Problem Summary: Unable to remove weDownload Manager

Disable under Manage ad-ons does not work
Uninstall in control panel does not work

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

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