Blinkx Beat

Blinkx Beat


Average User Rating:
1.0
out of 7 votes
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Quick Specs

Version:
1.1.5
File Size:
1.89MB
Date Added:
September 04, 2008
Price:
Free
Operating Systems:
Windows 2000/XP/Vista
Total Downloads:
3,875
Downloads Last Week:
2
Additional Requirements:
Windows 2000/XP/Vista

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  • All Versions:

    1.0

    out of 7 votes

    • 5 star: 0
    • 4 star: 0
    • 3 star: 0
    • 2 star: 0
    • 1 star: 7
  • Current Version:

    1.0

    out of 7 votes

    • 5 star: 0
    • 4 star: 0
    • 3 star: 0
    • 2 star: 0
    • 1 star: 7
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  • 1 stars

    "Crazysight"

    August 14, 2011   |   By Crazysight

    Version: Blinkx Beat 1.1.5

    Pros

    The vidoes are entertaining, I'll say that much at least

    Cons

    Screws up your pc, not sure if its from spy/malware or just the increased load on your memory

    Summary

    Lots of people writing about how to get rid of it, etc. which sounds pretty difficult. I went the easy route and just did a system restore for two days ago, since I only installed it yesterday.

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  • 1 stars

    "Three words piece of sh*t"

    July 05, 2011   |   By xrendan

    Version: Blinkx Beat 1.1.5

    Pros

    If ruining any normal computer usage is what you want this application is for you!

    Cons

    Hmm? how about ... everything

    Summary

    To get rid of it use CCleaner that's what worked for me it probably didn't get rid of the malware it installed but thats why I have malwarebytes

    Updated on Jul 5, 2011

    I agree to remove it I used CCleaner and that worked

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  • 1 stars

    "hijackware!"

    March 09, 2011   |   By Enderdog2

    Version: Blinkx Beat 1.1.5

    Pros

    there are none

    Cons

    can't delete it, period.

    Summary

    it's probably already too late if you are reading this.

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  • 1 stars

    "*** cnet your better than this!"

    February 01, 2011   |   By rentall646

    Version: Blinkx Beat 1.1.5

    Pros

    I made money removing from customers computers.

    Cons

    This thing rates right up there with being about as bad as the Fake Alert Trojans.

    Summary

    Had a customer bring in their computer with this blinlx and all the computer would do was play Obits gum ads from the blinlx screen saver. Not to hard to clean up, but this is a horrible piece of spyware that will turn grandma's computer into nothing but one never ending advertisment. This shakes my fath in cnet, how could you put this on your download list? Does the person who checks this stuff have a new Porshe and $27,000.00 per year salary?

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  • 1 stars

    "Is CNet now a purveyor of Malware?"

    December 06, 2010   |   By Geordie1977

    Version: Blinkx Beat 1.1.5

    Pros

    This is nothing good about this at all. Giving it a rating of one star indicates 20% this is misleading. There should be an option of zero stars.

    Cons

    This has infected my computer, installed without permission, and is now uninstallable. Do not install this garbage!

    Summary

    This product actually does play video (randomly it seems) but it also installs malware.
    Malware bytes Anti-Malware (a wonderful product) got rid of that majority of the junk that was installed, however it didn't get rid of the Blinkx Beat.

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  • 1 stars

    "Cannot believe CNET endorses this ad ware"

    November 26, 2010   |   By Prime8xx

    Version: Blinkx Beat 1.1.5

    Pros

    None - this will only cause you grief

    Cons

    This is ad-ware / virus that I did not install and cannot remove. Turns on whenever it wants an starts playing video's that I do not want. It cannot be unistalled.

    Summary

    I do not know why Cnet would ensorse this product. It makes me question any of the products that cnet recommends. It would be nice for Cnet to post a follow-up article to explain how you can remove this once it's found itself on your pc.

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  • 1 stars

    "Will Not Uninstall,Do Not Download"

    July 18, 2010   |   By vergen5

    Version: Blinkx Beat 1.1.5

    Pros

    none thing

    Cons

    After Deleting Or Going To Programs Or Control Panel To Uninstall Will Not Completely uninstall

    Summary

    Help, Some One With Uninstalling This

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