What is GS_Booster.exe?

GS_Booster.exe is usually located in the 'C:\ProgramData\Trusted Publisher\GS_Booster\' folder.

Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected GS_Booster.exe.

If you have additional information about the file, please share it with the FreeFixer users by posting a comment at the bottom of this page.

Vendor and version information [?]

GS_Booster.exe does not have any version or vendor information.

Digital signatures [?]

GS_Booster.exe is not signed.

VirusTotal report

16 of the 53 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the GS_Booster.exe file. That's a 30% detection rate.

ScannerDetection Name
Ad-Aware Trojan.GenericKD.1867152
Agnitum PUA.Downware!
Avira TR/Crypt.ZPACK.73153
BitDefender Trojan.GenericKD.1867152
DrWeb Adware.Downware.8561
Emsisoft Trojan.GenericKD.1867152 (B)
F-Secure Trojan.GenericKD.1867152
GData Trojan.GenericKD.1867152
Ikarus Trojan.SuspectCRC
McAfee Artemis!DEBA33DB1675
McAfee-GW-Edition BehavesLike.Win32.FakeAlert.bc
MicroWorld-eScan Trojan.GenericKD.1867152
NANO-Antivirus Riskware.Win32.Downware.dfhshr
Norman Troj_Generic.VXEQZ
nProtect Trojan.GenericKD.1867152
Qihoo-360 Trojan.Generic
16 of the 53 anti-virus programs detected the GS_Booster.exe file.

GS_Booster.exe removal instructions

The instructions below shows how to remove GS_Booster.exe with help from the FreeFixer removal tool. Basically, you install FreeFixer, scan your computer, check the GS_Booster.exe file for removal, restart your computer and scan it again to verify that GS_Booster.exe has been successfully removed. Here are the removal instructions in more detail:

  1. Download and install FreeFixer: http://www.freefixer.com/download.html
  2. Start FreeFixer and press the Start Scan button. The scan will finish in approximately five minutes.
    Screenshot of Start Scan button
  3. When the scan is finished, locate GS_Booster.exe in the scan result and tick the checkbox next to the GS_Booster.exe file. Do not check any other file for removal unless you are 100% sure you want to delete it. Tip: Press CTRL-F to open up FreeFixer's search dialog to quickly locate GS_Booster.exe in the scan result.
    Red arrow point on the unwanted file
    C:\ProgramData\Trusted Publisher\GS_Booster\GS_Booster.exe
  4. Scroll down to the bottom of the scan result and press the Fix button. FreeFixer will now delete the GS_Booster.exe file.
    Screenshot of Fix button
  5. Restart your computer.
  6. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. If GS_Booster.exe still remains in the scan result, proceed with the next step. If GS_Booster.exe is gone from the scan result you're done.
  7. If GS_Booster.exe still remains in the scan result, check its checkbox again in the scan result and click Fix.
  8. Restart your computer.
  9. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. Verify that GS_Booster.exe no longer appear in the scan result.
Please select the option that best describe your thoughts on the removal instructions given above

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Filename variants

GS_Booster.exe may also use other filenames. The most common variants are listed below:

Folder name variants

GS_Booster.exe may also be located in other folders than C:\ProgramData\Trusted Publisher\GS_Booster\. The most common variants are listed below:

Other files also named GS_Booster.exe

GS_Booster.exe (3 votes)

Hashes [?]


Error Messages

These are some of the error messages that can appear related to gs_booster.exe:

gs_booster.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

gs_booster.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.

gs_booster.exe has stopped working.

End Program - gs_booster.exe. This program is not responding.

gs_booster.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

gs_booster.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.

What will you do with GS_Booster.exe?

To help other users, please let us know what you will do with GS_Booster.exe:

What did other users do?

The poll result listed below shows what users chose to do with GS_Booster.exe. 100% have voted for removal. Based on votes from 2 users.

Keep0 %
Remove100 %

NOTE: Please do not use this poll as the only source of input to determine what you will do with GS_Booster.exe. Only 2 users has voted so far so it does not offer a high degree of confidence.


Please share with the other users what you think about this file. What does this file do? Is it legitimate or something that your computer is better without? Do you know how it was installed on your system? Did you install it yourself or did it come bundled with some other software? Is it running smoothly or do you get some error message? Any information that will help to document this file is welcome. Thank you for your contributions.

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