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Blancco Erasure Software


Blancco Erasure Software is a program developed by Blancco Ltd. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 setup package is about 28.3 MB (29,675,520 bytes) when donwloaded. A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 7 (SP1). While about 50% of users of Blancco Erasure Software come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\slimdrivers
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{77ABB3FF-674A-49C6-A540-EE7E86C65972}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 28.3 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Blancco Erasure Software

  • slimdrivers.exe (by SlimWare Utilities) - SlimDrivers

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • slimdrivers.exe is scheduled as a task named 'SlimDrivers Scan' (runs weekly on Mondays at 3:00 AM).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • slimdrivers.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named SlimDrivers Startup.
Startup File (User Run)
  • slimdrivers.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SlimDrivers' and executes as "C:\Program Files\SlimDrivers\SlimDrivers.exe" -boot.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:8.09 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0085841372%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00516644%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00341770%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:593,447
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:57 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:130 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Blancco Erasure Software?

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

Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 50.00%
  United States 50.00%


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