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8% remove it92% keep it
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Versions

VersionDistribution
5.2.0.0 25.00%
4.8.0.0 25.00%
4.7.0.0 25.00%
4.0.3.0 25.00%

Crux P2P

What is Crux P2P?  (from CruxP2P)

CruX is a peer-to-peer client for Windows that allows you to download any file-type found on several popular P2P networks. CruX is FREE. Simply download it and use it, no strings attached. CruX can connect to more Peer-to-Peer networks, providing access to hundreds of thousands of diverse users, all from one single pro...  Read more

Overview

Crux P2P is a software program developed by CruxP2P. The most common release is 5.2.0.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. 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 crux p2p.exe. The setup package generally installs about 34 files and is usually about 13.29 MB (13,933,123 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 90% of users of Crux P2P come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cruxp2p.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Crux P2P
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Crux P2P\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 13.29 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Crux P2P

Program executable:crux p2p.exe
Name:Crux P2P
Crux P2P File Sharing
Path:C:\Program Files\crux p2p\crux p2p.exe
MD5:da9f4aaac2d34c5f21694866c8e5cc0e
Additional files:
  • crux_free.exe - Crux P2P
  • uninstall.exe
  • unrar.dll (by Alexander Roshal) - RAR decompression library
  • UpdateApp.exe - UpdateApp
  • 7ZipBuilder.dll - 7-Zip Builder
  • BugTrap.dll (by IntelleSoft) - BugTrap dynamic link library
  • bzlib.dll (by Julian Seward) - bzlib DLL
  • DocumentReader.dll - CruxP2P Document Reader Plugin
  • GeoIP.dll (by MaxMind) - GeoIP Dynamic Link Library
  • GFLImageServices.dll - GFL Image Service Plugin
  • GFLLibraryBuilder.dll - GFL Library Builder Plugin
  • HashLib.dll - HashLib DLL
  • ImageViewer.dll - CruxP2P Image Viewer Plugin
  • MediaImageServices.exe - Media Image Services Plugin
  • MediaLibraryBuilder.exe - Media Library Builder Plugin
  • MediaPlayer.exe - CruxP2P Media Player
  • Preview.dll - CruxP2P Preview Plugin
  • RARBuilder.dll - RAR Builder
  • RatDVDReader.dll - CruxP2P RatDVD Reader Plugin
  • RazaWebHook32.dll - CruxP2P Web Download Hook
  • RegExp.dll - Regular Expression Library
  • SearchExport.dll - Search Export plugin for CruxP2P
  • Skin.exe - CruxP2P Skin Installer
  • SkinScanSKS.dll - CruxP2P Skin Metadata Extractor
  • SWFPlugin.dll - SWF Library Builder & Image Service Plugins
  • TorrentWizard.exe - CruxP2P Torrent Wizard
  • VirusTotal.dll - VirusTotal plugin for CruxP2P
  • ZIPBuilder.dll - ZIP Builder
  • zlibwapi.dll (by Jean-loup Gailly & Mark Adler) - zlib data compression library
  • libgfl340.dll (by XnView) - GFL SDK
  • 7zxa.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Standalone Extracting Plugin)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • RazaWebHook32.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'CruxP2P Web Download Hook' with the class of {0EEDB912-C5FA-486F-8334-57288578C627}.
Scheduled Task
  • UpdateApp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E6C512E0-010D-499D-A8C8-2C5B27C74A70}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • Crux P2P.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'CruxP2P' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Crux P2P\Crux P2P.exe" -tray.

How do I remove Crux P2P?

Quickly and completely remove Crux P2P from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Crux P2P 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 Crux P2P, 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 Crux P2P.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Crux P2P you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win 8 25%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows 8 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 50.00%
Windows 10 Enterprise 25.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.00%
  Italy 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 33.33%
Lenovo 33.33%
GIGABYTE 33.33%
Common models
LENOVO 4058CTO 33.33%
Gigabyte X58A-UD3R 33.33%
TOSHIBA Satellite L675D 33.33%

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