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What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,933
United States Rank #29,199
Reach 0.0066%

Versions

VersionDistribution
14.1 8.60%
14.0 4.30%
13.1 27.96%
13.0 12.90%
12.1 21.51%
11.3 10.75%
11.2 6.45%
10.0 3.23%
9.1 2.15%
8.0 1.08%
7.2 1.08%

Connection Keeper

What is Connection Keeper?  (from Gammadyne)

Connection Keeper is an invaluable time-saving tool for dial-up users. This free program simulates Internet browsing (at a random interval) to prevent your connection from appearing idle, thus preventing your ISP from dropping the connection due to inactivity. Connection Keeper can also automatically close many types...  Read more

Overview

Connection Keeper is a software program developed by Gammadyne. The most common release is 13.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named conkeepm.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 4.05 MB (4,246,569 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 32% of users of Connection Keeper come from the United States, it is also popular in Indonesia and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.gammadyne.com/conkeep.htm
Help link: www.gammadyne.com/support-ck.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Connection Keeper
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Connection Keeper\Uninstall.EXE" /C:"Connection Keeper"
Estimated size: 4.05 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Connection Keeper

Program executable:conkeepm.exe
Name:Connection Keeper
Path:C:\Program Files\connection keeper\conkeepm.exe
MD5:d94c1f05b65d1d628d78297ee69ffed9
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.EXE - Connection Keeper (Installer for Connection Keeper)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • conkeepm.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E826DF97-062B-4F92-9F0F-AAE4BB7D5468}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Connection Keeper?

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

USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#26,933
 
REACH
~0.01%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.57%
Windows 8 24.47%
Windows XP 12.77%
Windows Vista 3.19%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 39.13%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.96%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.78%
Windows 8 Pro 7.61%
Windows 7 Professional 6.52%
Windows 8.1 4.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.96% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.96%
  Indonesia 8.25%
  Canada 6.19%
  Brazil 5.15%
  IQ 4.12%
  India 4.12%
  Iran 4.12%
  Malaysia 3.09%
  Israel 2.06%
  France 2.06%
  DZ 2.06%
  Philippines 2.06%
  Australia 2.06%
  Macau 2.06%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.41%
Acer 20.69%
Dell 17.24%
ASUS 13.79%
Intel 10.34%
GIGABYTE 6.90%
Sony 3.45%
Toshiba 1.72%
American Megatrends 1.72%
Samsung 1.72%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard s5-1318hk 2.74%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.74%
Acer Aspire T160 2.74%
ASUSTeK K43SD 2.74%
Sony VPCF13M1E 2.74%
Samsung 450R5J/450R5Q/455... 1.37%

About (from Gammadyne Corporation)

Gammadyne Corporation is a developer of productivity applications for the Windows platform.
Publisher URL: www.gammadyne.com

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