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1.1.10 33.33%
1.1.9 66.67%

BigPond Username & Password Tool


BigPond Username & Password Tool is a program developed by Telstra. The most used version is 1.1.9, with over 98% of all installations currently using this 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 unpwclient.exe. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 4.65 MB (4,876,425 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows XP. While about 55% of users of BigPond Username & Password Tool come from Australia, it is also popular in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.bigpond.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\telstra\unpw
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{281E3A71-83B7-4862-8FF7-095BEC1882CF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.65 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by BigPond Username & Password Tool

Program executable:unpwclient.exe
Name:Telstra UNPW client
UNPW client
Path:C:\Program Files\telstra\unpw\unpwclient.exe
Additional files:
  • perl58.dll (by ActiveState Tool) - ActivePerl (Perl Interpreter)
  • putdeskshortcut.EXE
  • runclient.EXE

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • unpwclient.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Telstra\unpw\unpwclient.exe'.

How do I remove BigPond Username & Password Tool?

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Or, you can uninstall BigPond Username & Password Tool 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 BigPond Username & Password Tool, 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 BigPond Username & Password Tool.

Win Vista (SP2) 33%
Win XP 17%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 33.33%
Windows XP 33.33%
Windows 7 16.67%
Windows 8 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 33.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 33.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%
Windows 10 Home 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.55% of installs come from Australia
Which countries install it?
  Australia 54.55%
  United States 45.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 20.00%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Dell 20.00%
Acer 20.00%
American Megatrends 20.00%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite A100 20.00%
HP-Pavilion KJ324AA-ABG a... 20.00%
Dell Inspiron 1501 20.00%
Acer Extensa 5620 20.00%


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