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#1 Turnips


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Posted 30 November 2007 - 12:05 AM

Noooo...I just read that my favorite download manager is SPYWARE..

Is this true? The site is also flagged "yellow" by SiteAdvisor.

And it's supposed to have some adware, but I haven't been getting any ads. And SpyBot and AdAware always come up clean(expect for some tracking cookies)..

Should I uninstall FlashGet?

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#2 garmanma


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Posted 30 November 2007 - 02:33 PM

"FlashGet (formerly known as JetCar, from the literal translation of the Chinese phrase 快車) is a freeware download manager for Microsoft Windows. It was originally available in either paid or advert-supported versions, the latter of which included an Internet Explorer BHO and led to some labelling it as spyware."
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Posted 02 December 2007 - 02:49 AM

You read it right.The new version (1.9.6) contains bad stuff.So,just switch back to classic version (1.73).
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