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PlayGem is a software that usually installs without your knowledge with free software downloads. Advertising banners are injected with the web pages that you are visiting. Identified the 09/11/2015.

Features:

– It belongs to a family of PUP (Potentially Unwanted Program).
– Vendor : PUP.Optional

Main actions :

– It installs as a process launched at startup of the system (RP),
– It settled in the Base of registers to be launched each time the system (O4).
– It installs as a program (O42),
– It creates to many registry keys ‘Software’
– It creates additional folders (O43),
– It moved to the Windows prefetcher folder (O45).

ZHPDiag report:

[MD5.297E7C8CF861A89705C9141464434859] – (.PlayGem – PlayGem.) — C:\Program Files\PlayGem\PlayGem.exe [3195904] [PID.348] O4 – HKLM\..\Run: [PlayGem] . (.PlayGem – PlayGem.) — C:\Program Files\PlayGem\PlayGem.exe
O42 – Logiciel: PlayGem 1.0 – (.PlayGem.) [HKLM] — PlayGem
HKLM\SOFTWARE\PlayGem
O43 – CFD: 2015/09/11 11:19:16 – [] D — C:\Program Files\PlayGem
O43 – CFD: 2015/09/11 09:47:49 – [] D — C:\ProgramData\PlayGemConfig
O43 – CFD: 2015/09/11 09:47:44 – [] D — C:\Users\Coolman\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\PlayGem

Remove:

– Remove software in Windows Configuration Panel,
Remove with ZHPcleaner
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Diagnose with ZHPDiag
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