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Should I remove Ashampoo Snap 6 v.?

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Ashampoo Snap 6 v.6.0.6

What is Ashampoo Snap 6 v.?  (from Ashampoo)

Ashampoo Snap 6 is the smartest way to capture screenshots, add notes and annotations and share them with your friends.


Ashampoo Snap 6 v.6.0.6 is a program developed by Ashampoo. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 main program executable is ashsnap.exe. The software installer includes 13 files and is usually about 11.98 MB (12,560,783 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 68% of users of Ashampoo Snap 6 v. come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ashampoo.com
Help link: www.ashampoo.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Snap 6\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Snap 6\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 11.98 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo Snap 6 v.6.0.6

Program executable:ashsnap.exe
Name:Ashampoo Snap 6
Path:C:\Program Files\ashampoo\ashampoo snap 6\ashsnap.exe
Additional files:
  • yoursoftwaredeals.exe - Your Software Deals (Your Software Deals Setup)
  • portaluploader2.dll - Ashampoo Portal API
  • simpleiecontrol.dll - Ashampoo IE Control
  • ash_inet2.dll - Ashampoo Internet
  • libcurl.dll (by The cURL library, http://curl.haxx.se/) - The cURL library (libcurl Shared Library)
  • updateMediator.exe - Update Mediator
  • MouseHook.dll
  • portaluploader.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • ashsnap.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'AshSnap' and executes as C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Snap 6\ashsnap.exe.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • ashsnap.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Snap 6\ashsnap.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:10.9 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001748731%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00007301%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00010186%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:13,185,971
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:4.63 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:14 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Ashampoo Snap 6 v.?

Quickly and completely remove Ashampoo Snap 6 v.6.0.6 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 Snap 6 v. 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 Snap 6 v.6.0.6, 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 Snap 6 v..

Win 7 (SP1) 66%
Win XP 3%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.39%
Windows 8 26.56%
Windows Vista 4.15%
Windows XP 2.90%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 47.92%
Windows 8.1 15.00%
Windows 7 Professional 9.58%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.33%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.42%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 3.75%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.70% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 67.70%
  United States 15.56%
  Canada 2.33%
  United Kingdom 1.95%
  Austria 1.56%
  Australia 0.78%
  Brazil 0.78%
  France 0.78%
  Italy 0.78%
  Netherlands 0.78%
  Sweden 0.78%
  AZ 0.39%
  Belgium 0.39%
  Switzerland 0.39%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 35.97%
Acer 18.71%
Hewlett-Packard 15.11%
Dell 11.51%
ASUS 8.63%
Lenovo 3.60%
Intel 2.16%
Common models
MEDION MS-7797 3.28%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.46%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.46%
MEDIONPC MS-7707 2.46%
ASUS All Series 1.64%
Dell Inspiron 660 1.64%


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