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Should I remove BioAPI Framework?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #28,521
United States Rank #19,229
Reach 0.0058%

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.2 46.34%
1.0.1 53.66%

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BioAPI Framework

Overview

BioAPI Framework is a software program developed by Dell. The most common release is 1.0.1, 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 setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 3.26 MB (3,420,672 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 67% of users of BioAPI Framework come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dell.com
Help link: support.dell.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Dell\Security Device Driver Pack\BioAPI\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{AF7E4468-E364-4991-BC2A-6E8293E1055B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.26 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by BioAPI Framework

  • facebookvideocalling.exe (by Skype Limited) - Facebook Video Calling
  • facebookvideocallingproxy.exe (by Skype Limited) - Facebook Video Calling Proxy
  • npfacebookvideocalling.dll - Facebook Video Calling Plugin
  • wimgapi.dll (by Microsoft) - Windows Imaging Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • npfacebookvideocalling.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npFacebookVideoCalling.dll'.
Mozilla Plugin
  • npfacebookvideocalling.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name [email protected] Limited.com/Facebook Video Calling Plugin' with a plugin key of [email protected] Limited.com/Facebook Video Calling Plugin'.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • facebookvideocalling.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Facebook\Video\Skype\FacebookVideoCalling.exe'.

How do I remove BioAPI Framework?

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

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by BioAPI Framework you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win 8 4%
 
HOW DOES IT RUN?
Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.83%
Windows XP 15.85%
Windows Vista 3.66%
Windows 8 3.66%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 67.09%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.33%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.33%
Windows Vista Business 3.80%
Windows 10 Pro 1.27%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  Germany 4.50%
  France 3.60%
  United Kingdom 3.60%
  India 1.80%
  Japan 1.80%
  Netherlands 1.80%
  Ireland 1.80%
  Singapore 0.90%
  Brazil 0.90%
  Belgium 0.90%
  Norway 0.90%
  Switzerland 0.90%
  Indonesia 0.90%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 98.75%
Hewlett-Packard 1.25%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6400 12.82%
Dell OptiPlex 380 11.54%
Dell OptiPlex 760 6.41%
Dell Latitude E6410 6.41%
Dell OptiPlex 790 5.13%
Dell OptiPlex 780 5.13%

About Dell

Dell manufactures, sells and supports computers and related products and services.
Publisher URL: www.dell.com

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