Question: What is file 1 package manager ?
A: “File1 Package Manager (Ant App service) is a program developed by Helios Technologies. The software adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. The specfic verbage from the file 1 wesite ( http://www.file1.com/ ) states---
"File1.com Package Manager is a handy tool for managing all your programs within one space. It provides a user with a list of programs already installed and those available for installation. With Package Manager you can easily upgrade, install or uninstall all of our proposed software on the site. File1.com is a freeware guide that provides the best free software which is absolutely safe. It means no additional programs you do not know about, no malware, spyware, or viruses. "
Q: Why is file 1 installing with adobe flash?
A: It shouldn't if you are downloading and installing manually from the adobe.com. If you download adobe from a third party website this could be the reason. If you are on a shared computer, it may have been downloaded to your computer to obtain many of the free software it offers. If this is the case File1 may have auto updated your adobe flash
You can uninstall File1 Package Manager from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
A. A. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
1. Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program
2. Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
B. When you find the program File1 Package Manager, click it, and then do one of the following:
1.Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
2.Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (tothe right of the program).