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Should I remove FastConnect?

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1% remove it99% keep it
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FastConnect is a program developed by White Sky. 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 software installer includes 36 files and is usually about 24.36 MB (25,539,766 bytes). DotNetUpdate.exe 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 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 94% of users of FastConnect come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.whitesky.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\FastConnect
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\FastConnect\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\FastConnect\uninstall.xml"
Estimated size: 24.36 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FastConnect

  • WhiteSky.Services.FeatureControl.dll - WhiteSky.Services.FeatureControl
  • WhiteSky.Services.SearchEngine.dll - WhiteSky.Services.SearchEngine
  • CommonDotNET.dll - FastConnect
  • IdVault.BHO.dll
  • IdVault.Browser.Manager.dll
  • IDVault.exe
  • IdVaultCore.dll
  • IDVaultSvc.exe
  • IDVaultSvcLib.dll
  • PluginCore.dll
  • Plugins.Orchid.dll
  • WebServiceProxies.dll - Constant Guard Protection Suite
  • Automator.exe - Automator
  • CppUtils.dll - ID Vault
  • Interop.SHDocVw.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'SHDocVw'.
  • Interop.Shell32.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'Shell32'.
  • Microsoft.mshtml.dll - Assembly imported from type library MSHTML
  • uninstall.exe (by Indigo Rose) - Setup Factory 8.0 Runtime (Setup Application)
  • Caliburn.Micro.dll (by Blue Spire Consulting) - Caliburn.Micro (Caliburn Micro)
  • SplashWindow.exe - SplashScreen
  • ICSharpCode.SharpZipLib.dll (by ICSharpCode.net) - #ZipLibrary (SharpZipLib for .NET Framework 2.0)
  • RestSharp.dll (by John Sheehan, RestSharp Community) - RestSharp
  • log4net.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - log4net (Apache log4net for .NET Framework 4.0 Client Profile)
  • NativeBHO.dll - CGPS (Browser helper)
  • Connect.exe
  • DotNetUpdate.exe
  • IDVault.XmlSerializers.dll
  • IdVaultCore.XmlSerializers.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • IDVaultSvc.exe runs as a service named 'FastConnect Service' (IDVaultSvc) "FastConnect process monitoring service.".

How do I remove FastConnect?

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

Win 8 90%
Win 7 (SP1) 10%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 90.00%
Windows 7 10.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 50.00%
Windows 10 Pro 20.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.00%
Windows 8.1 10.00%
Windows 8.1 Connected 10.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

94.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 94.12%
  Australia 5.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 42.86%
Toshiba 28.57%
Dell 14.29%
ASUS 14.29%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C850 11.11%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-B 11.11%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 11.11%
HP 15 Notebook PC 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard 120-1333w 11.11%
Dell Inspiron 570 11.11%


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