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11% remove it89% keep it
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Global Rank #15,744
United States Rank #31,571
Reach 0.0195%


2014 40.66%
1.2 58.97%
1.1 0.37%


What is CryptBox?  (from Abelssoft GmbH)

CryptBox creates Safes, which look like normal drives and which can be filled with data like you are used to in Windows. CryptBox is very easy to use with its wizards. They guide you step by step to your own safe and help you by choosing the right size, encryption algorithm and password for it. CryptBox allows you to...  Read more


CryptBox is a program developed by Abelssoft GmbH. The most used version is 1.2, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The main program executable is abelssoft.cryptbox.exe. The software installer includes 92 files and is usually about 79.97 MB (83,855,059 bytes). AbUpdater.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 66% of users of CryptBox come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Austria.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.abelssoft.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CryptBox\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\CryptBox\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 79.97 MB

Program filesFiles installed by CryptBox

Program executable:abelssoft.cryptbox.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\cryptbox\abelssoft.cryptbox.exe
Additional files:
  • Abelssoft.CryptBox.TravelSafe.exe - Abelssoft.CryptBox.PortableSafeManager
  • Abelssoft.CryptBox.Framework.dll - Abelssoft.CryptBox.Framework
  • Abelssoft.CryptBox.Uninstall.exe - Abelssoft.CryptBox.Uninstall
  • Abelssoft.CryptBox.Storage.dll - Abelssoft.CryptBox.Storage
  • AbLiteRegistration.dll - AbLiteRegistration
  • Abelssoft.Logging.dll - Abelssoft.Logging
  • AbBugReporter.dll - AbBugReporter
  • AbUpdater.dll - AbUpdater
  • BTInstall.exe - CryptBox
  • CryptBox.sys - CryptBox Driver
  • CryptBox-x64.sys
  • DriverInstall.dll
  • FormatFunctions.dll
  • DevExpress.PivotGrid.v11.1.Core.dll (by Developer Express) - XtraPivotGrid(tm) SUITE SOFTWARE COMPONENT PRODUCT (DevExpress.PivotGrid.Core)
  • DevExpress.RichEdit.v11.1.Core.dll (by Developer Express) - XtraRichEdit(tm) SUITE SOFTWARE COMPONENT PRODUCT (DevExpress.RichEdit.Core)
  • DevExpress.XtraRichEdit.v11.1.dll - DevExpress.XtraRichEdit
  • DevExpress.XtraCharts.v11.1.dll - XtraCharts(tm) SUITE SOFTWARE COMPONENT PRODUCT (DevExpress.XtraCharts)
  • Abelssoft.CryptBox.InstallDrivers.exe - Abelssoft.CryptBox.InstallDrivers
  • DevExpress.XtraBars.v11.1.dll - DevExpress.XtraBars.Design (DevExpress.XtraBars)
  • DevExpress.Printing.v11.1.Core.dll - DevExpress.Printing.Core
  • DevExpress.XtraPivotGrid.v11.1.dll - DevExpress.XtraPivotGrid
  • DevExpress.XtraPrinting.v11.1.dll - DevExpress.XtraPrinting
  • DevExpress.XtraTreeList.v11.1.dll - DevExpress.XtraTreeList
  • DevExpress.Charts.v11.1.Core.dll - DevExpress.Charts.Core
  • DevExpress.XtraEditors.v11.1.dll - DevExpress.XtraEditors
  • IsSystemDriveEncrypted.exe - IsSystemDriveEncrypted
  • DevExpress.BonusSkins.v11.1.dll - DevExpress.BonusSkins
  • DevExpress.XtraLayout.v11.1.dll - DevExpress.XtraLayout
  • DevExpress.XtraNavBar.v11.1.dll - DevExpress.XtraNavBar
  • DevExpress.XtraWizard.v11.1.dll - DevExpress.XtraWizard
  • DevExpress.XtraGrid.v11.1.dll - DevExpress.XtraGrid
  • AbProcessManager.dll - AbProcessManager
  • AbSecurePassword.dll - AbSecurePassword
  • AbSettingsKeeper.dll (by Ascora) - AbSettingsKeeper
  • DevExpress.Utils.v11.1.dll - DevExpress.Utils
  • DevExpress.Data.v11.1.dll - DevExpress.Data
  • Abelssoft.Info.dll - Abelssoft.Info
  • AbFlexTrans.dll (by Ascora) - AbFlexTrans
  • AbInfoForms.dll - AbInfoForms
  • AbScheduler.dll - AbScheduler
  • AbMessages.dll - AbMessages
  • AbCommons.dll - AbCommons
  • AbGauge.dll - AbGauge
  • cygwin1.dll (by Red Hat) - Cygwin (Cygwin® POSIX Emulation DLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • Abelssoft.CryptBox.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'CryptBox' and executes as "C:\Program Files\CryptBox\Abelssoft.CryptBox.exe" /statC:auto.

How do I remove CryptBox?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win XP 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.37%
Windows 8 27.47%
Windows XP 6.23%
Windows Vista 2.56%
Windows Server 2003 0.37%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.54%
Windows 8.1 12.50%
Windows 7 Professional 10.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.19%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.35%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.51%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.42% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 66.42%
  United States 9.12%
  Austria 3.65%
  Poland 3.65%
  Switzerland 1.82%
  United Kingdom 1.82%
  Norway 1.46%
  France 1.09%
  Australia 1.09%
  Netherlands 1.09%
  Canada 1.09%
  Italy 1.09%
  UA 0.73%
  Belgium 0.73%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 20.00%
Medion 16.43%
Hewlett-Packard 15.71%
Dell 12.86%
ASUS 6.43%
Lenovo 5.71%
Intel 3.57%
Toshiba 2.86%
Samsung 2.86%
Sony 1.43%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7502 3.79%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.03%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.27%
MEDION MS-7797 2.27%
Acer Aspire 7750G 2.27%
MSI MS-7758 2.27%

About (from Abelssoft GmbH)

Abelssoft is a business unit of Ascora GmbH and is based in northern Germany.
Publisher URL: www.abelssoft.net


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