Ask Updater Error
Reply Lou April 18, 2012 at 9:19 pm # Nice one. The infected computer had Microsoft mal/spy/ware, firewall, and anti-virus updated & running (Oct 2, 2014). Tried all ways to do it. The Updater.exe file is a Verisign signed file.
Reply Tony February 15, 2013 at 10:26 am # I tried EVERYTHING and still nothing. Updater.exe connects to 22.214.171.124 (port 80). Not sure how ask got theirs onto my computer. AND DO NOT BE WORRIED AFTER IT UNINSTALLED I LOGGED RIGHT BACK IN TO CHROME NO PROBLEMS..... http://www.file.net/process/updater.exe.html
Updater.exe Ask Updater
Uninstalling this variant: If you have any problems with Updater.exe, you may also uninstall the associated program (Start> ControlPanel> UninstallaProgram> Updater or 2YourFace) or turn to the software developer , Websteroidsapp, The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 1.53 MB (1,601,221 bytes). Hewlett-Packard 31.93% Dell 25.12% Acer 16.23% Toshiba 6.95% ASUS 6.27% GIGABYTE 5.61% Samsung 2.88% Lenovo 1.85% Intel 1.28% American Megatrends 1.18% Medion 0.70% Common models HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.34% The Biggest Software Flops of All Time The Eerie World of Abandoned Arcade Games TV Shows to Watch if You Love 'Stranger Things' »See More About Connect Ziff Davis Sites Subscribe
- Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
- Reply Shawn August 18, 2013 at 11:59 am # one big difference is that the google and yahoo toolbars dont invade your browser and stop you from using browser bar searching
- Unidentified adware downloader "updater": ??
- Microsoft Internet Explorer Open Internet Explorer and click the Tools button, and then click Internet options.
- Updater.exe connects to a23-67-242-105.deploy.akamaitechnologies.com (126.96.36.199 port 80).
- The Updater's job is to keep your Toolbar up to date to provide you with new features and to increase compatibility.Ask Toolbar lets you perform a search from wherever you are
- Resource utilization averages Show technical details Updater.exe Memory:9.62 MB21.09 MB average Total CPU:0.0000540210%0.031193% average Kernel CPU:0.00002389%0.016088% average User CPU:0.00003013%0.015104% average CPU cycles/sec:7,913,5838,062,084 average I/O reads/min:65 Bytes435.61 KB average How do I
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- Updater.exe is able to monitor applications.
Thank You Martin Reply Patrick Farnell May 31, 2014 at 8:01 am # the problem I run into on all tutorials, including this one, for a manual uninstall, is that in I don't think they are going to let me uninstall this. Microsoft Security Essentials Kaspersky Anti-Virus Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware Reason Core Security OS VERSIONS Win 7 (SP1)66% Win 7 1% HOW IT STARTS Automatically starts?Yes (Found in the run registry) USER Ask Toolbar Notifier How would/should under-age penalties work?
What we need is some expert developer to contribute a free user-friendly systems inoculation, something that blocks the Ask toolbar(s) from getting on board, no matter what. It simply doesn't show up anywhere and it is driving me NUTS! Select the Delete personal settings check box if you would also like to remove search providers, Accelerators and home pages. I have come across others with the same problem.
Network connections Updater.exe connects to 188.8.131.52 (port 80). Pny Exlee We recommend SecurityTaskManager for verifying your computer's security. I am using windows 7. It's not an extension that can be disabled or removed via Google Chrome browser settings.
If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.Ask ToolbarJava 7 Update 9 by OracleJava 7 Update 7 by OracleJavaFX by OracleJava 6 Update 31 by OracleJava http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/173661-windows-ask-updater-error.html What is the difference between electrical engineering and electrical engineering technology? Updater.exe Ask Updater Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!! How To Remove Ask Toolbar From Firefox Updater.exe connects to a23-67-250-91.deploy.akamaitechnologies.com (184.108.40.206 port 80).
The file has a digital signature. It checks for software udpates and automatically downloads and installs them if found. Reply Chris Miracle June 29, 2013 at 3:07 am # I USED to trust JAVA! When the "Show Home button" checkbox is selected, a web address appears below it. Ask Toolbar Removal
Reply SFer June 11, 2012 at 7:29 pm # His claims are pure mental diarrhea; i.e., he's just plain full of crap. I am still waiting for a solution, Geeks! If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Ask Toolbar Updater you can restore them to their previous default settings. Global Rank #1,208 United States Rank #1,027 Reach 0.6670% Installation trends (last 30 days) Uninstallation trends (last 30 days) Lifespan of installation (until removal) < 31.97 days 943.06 days > Average
Microsoft Security Essentials Kaspersky Anti-Virus Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware Reason Core Security OS VERSIONS Win 7 (SP1)67% Win 8 0% HOW IT STARTS Automatically starts?Yes (Found in the run registry) USER Revo Uninstaller Click to Run a Free Scan for Updater.exe related errors Updater.exe file information Updater.exe process in Windows TaskManager The process known as Ask Updater or Updater service or Moodlogic Updater Application Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.
Got rid of the Hi-jacker.
Many people call it a virus, but it isn't malware. Gladys Byrne April 18, 2012 at 8:37 pm # Okay, I was having this problem and it's driving me nuts. Updater.exe (by Ask) - Updater (Ask Updater) Behaviors exhibited Startup File (All Users Run) Updater.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ApnUpdater' which loads unused
The file size is 478,992bytes (10% of all occurrences), 384,760bytes and 37 more variants. I work on my computer and this is just a big headache for me and hinders my research and writing. Reply twizzle68 February 12, 2013 at 3:11 pm # Like most of the comments I tried everything I could think of to remove the Ask toolbar. Why does WordPress have private functions?
Uninstall extensions Click the Chrome menu on the browser toolbar. How do I remove this shit Ask from my computer? The problem is, it isn't just taking up precious screen real estate on your screen. Click the drop-down button and select 'Choose what to sync'. 4.
Not so much. Or, you can uninstall APN Updater from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel. I ask you again, Fragbert, HOW DO YOU UNINSTALL IT? Mozilla, Gmail Turns 10 Next : By Fahmida Y.
You have to go into chrome settings, click on advanced and untick the option to run in the background. Reply JoAnn Schlicker April 10, 2013 at 3:38 pm # The Ask toolbar downloaded even after I unchecked it during installation. I don't know what it does but it doesn't touch ask, and none of the other things you advise here does a thing to it on my computer Reply JBHo February If everything worked out fine, you will find traces of the Ask Toolbar in the file.
Therefore just deleting this registry entry is all that I need to do. On the Extensions page that appears, click the trash can icon for the extension you’d like to remove. I've read about the YAC toolbar, apparently it's a malware that tracks everything you do on your computer. When Internet Explorer finishes applying default settings, click Close, and then click OK.
I think that the uninstaller entry was left over from when I actually uninstalled the toolbar but that the uninstaller left this behind. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan.