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Windows 7: Suspisious Popup claiming to be "Download Manager"

11 Jun 2014   #1
mslindatx

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Suspisious Popup claiming to be "Download Manager"

After updating the website CCleaner, I started getting a POPUP appearing to be an update to Windows Download Manager. It actually looked like a small window that appears when you update Internet Explorer. I am not very computer saavy but I know when something doesn't feel right. When I did a little more investigating (ie Terms and Conditions) it implied that the rules and regs apply in Israel. Needless to say I did not download the info. I simply clicked the red X to make it go away. But now it keeps popping up when I sign back on after a short break.
Can someone please tell me how to make it go away for good? Its titled as "Internet Download Manager2" .Thanks for any help you can give me.


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11 Jun 2014   #2
koolkat77

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10 Home 64Bit
 
 

Welcome to the forum mslindatx,

Please post a screenshot of your problem.

You could also post screenshots from -> Start -> Control Panel -> Programs -> Uninstall a Program
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12 Jun 2014   #3
mslindatx

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Try as I may, I could not get a screen shot. I do however have the URLs attached to this popup window. I'm trying to make as much sense as anyone with little or no knowledge of computers. I hope you can help me with what info I am providing you. Here goes...win.inetdownloadmanager.com productID: 3AA4FC9D-FB51-44A2-B09F-0457857CA7C2 Also, other addresses that were within the "ad" ....lpmxp2012.com and ultimateplayersetup.com and www.idmsq.com/legal/..
This is probably more than you need but if it helps, then great.


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13 Jun 2014   #4
koolkat77

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10 Home 64Bit
 
 

MSINFO32:
  • Please go to Start and type in "msinfo32.exe" (without the quotes) and press Enter.
  • Save the report as an .nfo file, then zip up the .nfo file and upload/attach the .zip file with your next post.
  • Also, save a copy as a .txt file and include it also (it's much more difficult to read, but we have greater success in getting the info from it).

Make a full scan with Malwarebytes.
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