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Should I remove DropShots?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0006%

Versions

VersionDistribution
6.7.0.9 44.44%
6.7.0.2 44.44%
6.6.0.26 11.11%

DropShots

What is DropShots?  (from WebMinds)

DropShots gives you complete privacy control over your albums. You can customize the privacy settings for every single album, choose who can view your content, and even hide from the search engines. With DropShots you decide with whom your share your photos. Upload large photos and videos 100x faster! Drag files from a...  Read more

Overview

DropShots is a software program developed by WebMinds. The most common release is 6.7.0.9, 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. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The primary executable is named dropshots.exe. The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 9.83 MB (10,305,248 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 80% of users of DropShots come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Japan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dropshots.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\dropshots
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\DropShots\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 9.83 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DropShots

Program executable:dropshots.exe
Name:DropBox
DropBox Desktop Client
Path:C:\Program Files\dropshots\dropshots.exe
MD5:2d58644708ccdd84c18d4eb6757e1302
Additional files:
  • DropShotsShellExt32.dll - DropShots (DropShots Shell Extension)
  • DropShotsShellExt64.dll
  • Uninstall.exe - DropShots Application
  • gdiplus.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft GDI+

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • DropShotsShellExt64.dll added as a content menu within Windows Explorer with the class {A46D4D31-BC76-496E-B233-D044D4B0FB10}.
Startup File (User Run)
  • DropShots.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'DropShotsUtility' and executes as "C:\Program Files\DropShots\DropShots.exe" /s.

How do I remove DropShots?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 67%
Win 7 (SP1) 33%
 
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 8 66.67%
Windows 7 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 55.56%
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.22%
Windows 10 Pro 11.11%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  Canada 10.00%
  Japan 5.00%
  United Kingdom 5.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 42.86%
Dell 28.57%
ASUS 14.29%
Alienware 14.29%
Common models
ASUSTeK K55A 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1124 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard 20-d013w 11.11%
Dell Inspiron One 2330 11.11%
Seneca pro199234 11.11%
Alienware Alienware X51 R... 11.11%

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