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Ashampoo Magical Defrag


Ashampoo Magical Defrag is a program developed by Ashampoo. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The main program executable is adefragctrl.exe. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 10.99 MB (11,524,666 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 33% of users of Ashampoo Magical Defrag come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in the United States and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ashampoo.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ashampoo\ashampoo magical defrag\bin
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Magical Defrag\Uninstall\0044_Uninstall.EXE"
Estimated size: 10.99 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo Magical Defrag

Program executable:adefragctrl.exe
Name:Ashampoo Magical Defrag
Path:C:\Program Files\ashampoo\ashampoo magical defrag\bin\adefragctrl.exe
Additional files:
  • defragMonitorService.exe - Ashampoo Magical Defrag 2
  • aDefragService.exe - Ashampoo Magical Defrag
  • ash_inet.dll - ash_inet
  • aDefragCtrl_admin.exe
  • defragActivityMonitor.exe
  • defragActivityMonitorHook.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • aDefragService.exe runs as a service named 'AshampooDefragService' (AshampooDefragService) "Defragments the hard disk in the background.".

How do I remove Ashampoo Magical Defrag?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win Server 2003 8%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.85%
Windows Vista 15.38%
Windows 8 15.38%
Windows XP 7.69%
Windows Server 2003 7.69%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 30.77%
Windows 10 Home 15.38%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.38%
Microsoft Windows Server ... 7.69%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.69%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.33% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 33.33%
  United States 27.78%
  Germany 22.22%
  Australia 5.56%
  DK 5.56%
  Kazakstan 5.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 50.00%
Acer 25.00%
Sahara 12.50%
Common models
Gigabyte P67A-UD4-B3 9.09%
ECS GF8100VM-M5 9.09%
Dell Vostro 200 9.09%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 9.09%

About Ashampoo

Ashampoo GmbH & Co. KG is a computer software company based in Oldenburg, Germany. They are best known for Ashampoo Burning Studio and Ashampoo WinOptimizer.
Publisher URL: www.ashampoo.com


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