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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,213
United States Rank #21,271
Reach 0.0314%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 27.09 days
172.61 days >
Average installed length: 90.69 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.4 1.60%
1.31 1.86%
1.3 11.17%
1.22 10.90%
1.21 6.65%
1.2 10.64%
1.11 18.88%
1.1 34.84%
1.01 1.86%
1.0 0.27%
0.94 beta 0.53%
0.93 beta 0.53%
0.9 beta 0.27%

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FileSearchy

Overview

FileSearchy is a software program developed by Midlinesoft. The most common release is 1.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 primary executable is named filesearchy.exe. The setup package generally installs about 13 files and is usually about 18.25 MB (19,135,560 bytes). The software utilizes the Nokia Qt cross-platforms C++ framework. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 42% of users of FileSearchy come from France, it is also popular in the United States and Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.filesearchy.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\filesearchy
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\FileSearchy\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 18.25 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FileSearchy

Program executable:filesearchy.exe
Name:FileSearchy
File search utility
Path:C:\Program Files\filesearchy\filesearchy.exe
MD5:46fd702bd2b6377edcf2399731bd2b81
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - FileSearchy (FileSearchy setup)
  • Qt5Core.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt5 (C++ application development framework.)
  • Qt5Gui.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • Qt5Widgets.dll
  • Helper64.exe
  • libEGL.dll
  • libGLESv2.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • FileSearchy.exe is scheduled as a task named 'FileSearchy_SkipUAC'.
Startup File (User Run)
  • FileSearchy.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'FileSearchy' and executes as C:\Program Files\FileSearchy\FileSearchy.exe -minimize.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • FileSearchy.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'FileSearchy' which loads as C:\Program Files\FileSearchy\FileSearchy.exe -minimize.

How do I remove FileSearchy?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win Vista 0%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.52%
Windows 8 27.59%
Windows XP 4.51%
Windows Vista 2.39%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.24%
Windows 7 Professional 18.82%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.82%
Windows 8.1 11.29%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.80%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.05% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 42.05%
  United States 14.02%
  Russia 8.63%
  Japan 3.77%
  Germany 2.96%
  UA 2.70%
  Italy 2.70%
  Belgium 2.43%
  Canada 1.62%
  United Kingdom 1.62%
  Switzerland 1.35%
  Sweden 1.08%
  India 1.08%
  Australia 0.81%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.02%
Dell 17.87%
ASUS 14.98%
Acer 13.53%
GIGABYTE 6.28%
Lenovo 4.35%
Toshiba 3.86%
Medion 3.38%
MSI 2.42%
Intel 1.93%
NEC 1.93%
Samsung 1.45%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.88%
ASUSTeK K73SV 2.52%
ASUSTeK UX32VD 1.68%
Dell Precision WorkStatio... 1.68%
HP EliteBook 8470p 1.68%
Acer Aspire 5335 1.68%

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