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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #41,026
Reach 0.0091%


2.0.1807 60.94%
2.0.1777 12.50%
2.0.1708 0.78%
2.0.1666 5.47%
2.0.1663 0.78%
2.0.1661 1.56%
2.0.1641 0.78%
2.0.1634 0.78%
2.0.1546 0.78%
2.0.1420 12.50%
2.0.1333 0.78%
2.0.1296 0.78%
2.0.1263 1.56%

Other programs by Eugene Roshal & Far Group

Far Manager 2

What is Far Manager 2?  (from Eugene Roshal & Far Group)

Far Manager has a multi-language, easily configurable interface. File system navigation is made easier through the use of color highlighting and sort groups.


Far Manager 2 is a program developed by Eugene Roshal & Far Group. The most used version is 2.0.1807, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The programs's main executable is Far.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 8.8 MB of memory. The software installer includes 51 files and is usually about 7.39 MB (7,752,847 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 41% of users of Far Manager 2 come from Russia, it is also popular in the United States and UA.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: farmanager.com
Help link: forum.farmanager.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Far2\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{B9460E17-9862-46E3-B115-5DC11E60CF91}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.39 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Far Manager 2

Program executable:Far.exe
Name:FAR Manager
File and archive manager
Path:C:\Program Files\Far2\Far.exe
Additional files:
  • far.exe - FAR Manager (File and archive manager)
  • align.dll - Align block for FAR Manager
  • autowrap.dll - Auto wrap for FAR Manager
  • brackets.dll - Brackets matching for FAR Manager
  • compare.dll - Advanced File Compare for FAR Manager
  • drawline.dll - Draw lines for FAR Manager
  • editcase.dll - Text case conversion for FAR Manager
  • emenu.dll - EMenu Plugin for FAR Manager
  • farcmds.dll - FAR Commands Plugin for FAR Manager
  • farftp.dll - FTP client for FAR Manager
  • fexcept.dll - Exception catcher for FAR manager
  • filecase.dll - File names case conversion for FAR Manager
  • hlfviewer.dll - Hlf-file Viewer for FAR Manager
  • macroview.dll - Macro browser for FAR Manager
  • multiarc.dll - Archive support plugin for FAR Manager
  • network.dll - Network Plugin for FAR Manager
  • proclist.dll - Process List for FAR Manager
  • tmppanel.dll - Temp Panel for FAR Manager

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Far.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{653DE8A9-CD3A-45D3-85C0-AA32447E26A8}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Far.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Far\Far.exe'.
Network connections
  • Far.exe connects to web1146.sys.nichost.ru ( port 21).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:8.8 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0099399269%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00507274%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00486718%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove Far Manager 2?

Quickly and completely remove Far Manager 2 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Far Manager 2 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 Far Manager 2, 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 Far Manager 2.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.88%
Windows XP 17.19%
Windows 8 6.25%
Windows Vista 4.69%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 32.81%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.41%
Windows 7 Professional 16.41%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.06%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.69%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.38% of installs come from Russia
Which countries install it?
  Russia 41.38%
  United States 17.24%
  UA 10.34%
  Hungary 2.76%
  Kazakstan 2.76%
  BY 2.76%
  Czech Republic 2.76%
  Poland 2.76%
  United Kingdom 2.07%
  Latvia 2.07%
  Austria 1.38%
  Estonia 1.38%
  Croatia 1.38%
  Canada 1.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 14.86%
Dell 13.51%
Hewlett-Packard 12.16%
ASUS 10.81%
Intel 9.46%
American Megatrends 6.76%
Samsung 5.41%
Toshiba 4.05%
Sahara 2.70%
Lenovo 2.70%
Sony 1.35%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.38%
ASUSTeK N53SV 2.38%
TOSHIBA Satellite L505 1.19%
TOSHIBA Qosmio F60 1.19%
Sony VGN-AR61E 1.19%
O.E.M O.E.M 1.19%


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