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Should I remove F-LINK?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #20,823
Reach 0.0114%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 302.18 days
1097.56 days >
Average installed length: 576.68 days


VersionDistribution 5.00% 4.38% 11.25% 3.13% 4.38% 3.13% 26.88% 0.63% 14.38% 8.75% 3.75% 2.50% 3.13% 2.50% 5.00% 0.63% 0.63%

Typically installed together

Other programs by Fujitsu LIMITED



F-LINK is a program developed by Fujitsu LIMITED. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 main program executable is f-link.exe. The software installer includes 33 files and is usually about 6.34 MB (6,652,429 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 92% of users of F-LINK come from Japan, it is also popular in the United States and Hong Kong.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.fujitsu.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Fujitsu\F-LINK
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{3E579ED8-46A8-4C3D-B842-28D7AFEAE961}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0411 -removeonly
Estimated size: 6.34 MB
Language: Japanese (Japan)

Program filesFiles installed by F-LINK

Program executable:f-link.exe
F-LINK for .Net 4.0
Path:C:\Program Files\fujitsu\f-link\f-link.exe
Additional files:
  • DEUDHCPServer.dll - Data Exchange Utility
  • DEUHTTPServeControl.dll
  • DEULANControl.dll
  • DEUNWInfo.dll
  • DEUSearch.dll
  • DEUService.exe
  • DEUSoftAP.dll
  • FLRDServer.dll
  • FLRDServerHp.exe
  • FLRDServerOp.exe
  • WSDLIB.dll
  • FLinkDHCPServer.dll - F-LINK
  • FLinkHTTPClientControl.dll
  • FLinkHTTPServeControl.dll
  • FLinkLANControl.dll
  • FLinkNWInfo.dll
  • FLinkSearch.dll
  • FlinkService.exe
  • FLinkSoftAP.dll
  • SelectLangHelp.exe
  • Interop.IWshRuntimeLibrary.dll
  • Interop.Shell32.dll
  • CreateCryptKey.dll
  • DEUCmd.exe - Data Exchange Utility for .Net 4.0
  • SharedFolderManager.exe
  • WSDMAIN.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • WSDMAIN.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named '{B2B0B3A1-09C4-4BE0-8154-416443AAEE15}.Handler' with the ProgID of 'Fujitsu.{0781333D-7F8E-4F8E-AF91-4C425B85546D}' and the action verb '{B2B0B3A1-09C4-4BE0-8154-416443AAEE15}.Handler.
2 Services
  • DEUService.exe runs as a service named 'DataExchangeUtilityService' (DataExchangeUtilityService).
  • FlinkService.exe runs as a service named 'FlinkService' (FlinkService).
Startup File (User Run)
  • F-LINK.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'F-LINK' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Fujitsu\F-LINK\F-LINK.exe" -auto.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • WSDMAIN.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'WSDMAIN' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Fujitsu\F-LINK\WSDMAIN.exe" -auto.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:1.95 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0013242911%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00084414%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00048015%
0.015104% average
Memory:2.18 MB
Total CPU:0.0000204348%
Kernel CPU:0.00000870%
User CPU:0.00001173%
CPU cycles/sec:1,300

How do I remove F-LINK?

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

Win 8 76%
Win 7 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 75.63%
Windows 7 20.00%
Windows Vista 3.75%
Windows XP 0.63%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 44.03%
Windows 8 22.01%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.84%
Windows 10 Home 3.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.14%
Windows 7 Professional 3.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

91.79% of installs come from Japan
Which countries install it?
  Japan 91.79%
  United States 5.22%
  Hong Kong 0.75%
  United Kingdom 0.75%
  Thailand 0.75%
  Paraguay 0.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 20.00%
Lenovo 20.00%
NEC 13.33%
American Megatrends 13.33%
Alienware 6.67%
Dell 6.67%
Hewlett-Packard 6.67%
ASUS 6.67%
Common models

About (from Fujitsu LIMITED)

Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services.
Publisher URL: www.fujitsu.com


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