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Should I remove AtomSync?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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2.11 8.70%
2.10 43.48%
2.08 30.43%
{2.09} 17.39%

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What is AtomSync?  (from EmTec Innovative Software)

AtomSync is a utility that works in the background and periodically checks your system time against an internet NTP time server or against a computer in your LAN (local network) which runs an AtomSync LAN time server. It also displays a nice graphical clock with time and date on your desktop and can announce the time s...  Read more


AtomSync is a program developed by EmTec Innovative Software. The most used version is 2.10, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 main program executable is atomsync.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 1.99 MB (2,081,653 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 34% of users of AtomSync come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Spain.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.emtec.com/atomsync/index.html?padfile
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\atomsync
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\AtomSync\Setup.exe" -remove "AtomSync"
Estimated size: 1.99 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AtomSync

Program executable:atomsync.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\atomsync\atomsync.exe
Additional files:
  • atomsyncenglish.dll
  • atomsyncgerman.dll
  • order.exe
  • service.exe
  • Setup.exe
  • SetupEnglish.Dll
  • SetupGerman.Dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • atomsync.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B66CBF69-388F-4FC9-8172-A18A84B90F02}' (runs on registration).
  • service.exe runs as a service named 'AtomSync' (AtomSync).
Startup File (User Run)
  • atomsync.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'AtomSync' and executes as "C:\Program Files\AtomSync\atomsync.exe".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • atomsync.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\AtomSync\atomsync.exe'.

How do I remove AtomSync?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 8 9%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.22%
Windows XP 17.39%
Windows Vista 8.70%
Windows 8 8.70%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.78%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.74%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.39%
Windows 7 Professional 8.70%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.35%
Windows 10 Pro 4.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

34.48% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 34.48%
  United States 31.03%
  Spain 6.90%
  Belgium 3.45%
  France 3.45%
  Korea 3.45%
  Finland 3.45%
  Greece 3.45%
  Austria 3.45%
  Netherlands 3.45%
  Poland 3.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 15.00%
Hewlett-Packard 15.00%
Acer 15.00%
American Megatrends 10.00%
Toshiba 10.00%
Lenovo 10.00%
MSI 5.00%
Medion 5.00%
Intel 5.00%
ASUS 5.00%
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