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Address Swiper

Overview

Address Swiper is a program developed by Chaos Software Group. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 557.26 KB (570,630 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 81% of users of Address Swiper come from the United States, it is also popular in South Africa and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ChaosSoftware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Chaos Software\Address Swiper
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Chaos Software\Address Swiper\Uninst_Address Swiper.exe /U "C:\Program Files\Chaos Software\Address Swiper\Uninst_Address Swiper.log"
Estimated size: 557.26 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Address Swiper

  • Address Swiper.exe - Address Swiper
  • Uninst_Address Swiper.exe
  • UNWISE.EXE

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{E8CCBD57-E682-48BE-98A5-8B1BF164ACDD}' (runs on registration).
Service
  • UNWISE.EXE runs as a service named 'Browser System Enahncer' (671c50b0).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • UNWISE.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files1\Yahoo!\MESSEN~1\UNWISE.EXE'.

How do I remove Address Swiper?

Quickly and completely remove Address Swiper from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Address Swiper from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. 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:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Address Swiper, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Address Swiper.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win 8 29%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.43%
Windows 8 28.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 71.43%
Windows 8.1 Pro 28.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

81.25% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 81.25%
  South Africa 6.25%
  Canada 6.25%
  JE 6.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.57%
Toshiba 14.29%
Samsung 14.29%
GIGABYTE 14.29%
Dell 14.29%
Acer 14.29%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite A665 14.29%
Samsung R480/R431/R481 ... 14.29%
HP-Pavilion NC686AA-ABA a... 14.29%
Hewlett-Packard p6-2035uk 14.29%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 14.29%
eMachines EL1352 14.29%


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