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Aktiv Download Manager

What is Aktiv Download Manager?  (from GoForSharing)

Aktiv Download Manager is a most needed tool for those looking impatiently for the next download. The application is developed to manage downloads, pause and resume downloads, queue downloads, or search for downloads. This software comes with an adaptive download accelerator, dynamic file segmentation, and multipart do...  Read more


Aktiv Download Manager is a software program developed by GoForSharing. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named aktiv download manager.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 2.58 MB (2,708,973 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 72% of users of Aktiv Download Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in PR and Saudi Arabia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.goforsharing.com/home-mainmenu-1/aktiv-download-manager-mainmenu-138.html
Installation folder: C:\LORD\Aktiv Download Manager
Uninstaller: C:\LORD\Aktiv Download Manager\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 2.58 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Aktiv Download Manager

Program executable:aktiv download manager.exe
Name:Aktiv Download Manager
Aktiv Download Manager - A simple file downloader/accelerator.
Path:C:\lord\aktiv download manager\aktiv download manager.exe
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - Aktiv Download Manager
  • unzip32.dll (by Info-ZIP) - Info-ZIP's UnZip Windows DLL (Info-ZIP's UnZip DLL for Win32)
  • UpdateApp.exe - UpdateApp
  • zip32.dll (by Info-ZIP) - Info-ZIP's WiZ (Info-ZIP's Zip dll)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UpdateApp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E6C512E0-010D-499D-A8C8-2C5B27C74A70}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Aktiv Download Manager?

Quickly and completely remove Aktiv Download Manager from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Aktiv Download Manager 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 Aktiv Download Manager, 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 Aktiv Download Manager.

Win 7 (SP1) 80%
Win 8 10%
Uninstall it 32%
Keep it 68%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 80.00%
Windows Vista 10.00%
Windows 8 10.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 30.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.00%
Windows 7 Professional 20.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 10.00%
Windows 8 Pro 10.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.22% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 72.22%
  PR 5.56%
  Saudi Arabia 5.56%
  TZ 5.56%
  Iran 5.56%
  Mexico 5.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 40.00%
Acer 20.00%
Samsung 10.00%
Dell 10.00%
Gateway 10.00%
Common models
HP EliteBook 6930p 11.11%
Samsung 300V3A/300V4A/300... 11.11%
Gateway NV59C 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard SLIC-CPC 11.11%
HP EliteBook 840 G1 11.11%
Gigabyte H61M-D2-B3 11.11%


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