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VersionDistribution
5.0.53 100.00%

DriveCrypt 5.0

What is DriveCrypt?

1344 Bit, Military strong, transparent real time Hard Disk encryption.

About  (from SecurStar)

DriveCrypt securely and easily protects all proprietary data on notebooks and desktop computers 100% of the time without users having to worry about security. Any organization, from a small company to a large international firm with thousands of users in the field, can effectively protect business plans, client lists, ...  Read more

Overview

DriveCrypt 5.0 is a software program developed by SecurStar. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named drivecrypt.exe. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 21.28 MB (22,317,996 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 80% of users of DriveCrypt come from the United States, it is also popular in France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.securstar.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SecurStar\DriveCrypt 5\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SecurStar\DriveCrypt 5\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 21.28 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DriveCrypt 5.0

Program executable:drivecrypt.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\securstar\drivecrypt 5\drivecrypt.exe
MD5:d413fb4de099e3cd8cc4fa79e783435c
Additional files:
  • DC5_dll.dll
  • DCRServ.exe
  • InstDrvAll.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • DCRServ.exe runs as a service named 'DriveCrypt Service' (DriveCryptService).

How do I remove DriveCrypt?

Quickly and completely remove DriveCrypt 5.0 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall DriveCrypt 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 DriveCrypt 5.0, 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 DriveCrypt.

OS VERSIONS
Win Vista (SP2) 50%
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 50.00%
Windows 7 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  France 20.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 50.00%
ASUS 50.00%

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