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FoxyProxy Internet Explorer Add-on

What is FoxyProxy Internet Explorer Add-on?  (from getfoxyproxy.org)

FoxyProxy is a Firefox extension which automatically switches an internet connection across one or more proxy servers based on URL patterns. Put simply, FoxyProxy automates the manual process of editing Firefox's Connection Settings dialog. Proxy server switching occurs based on the loading URL and the switching rules ...  Read more


FoxyProxy Internet Explorer Add-on is a software program developed by getfoxyproxy.org. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 1.73 MB (1,811,009 bytes). 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 24% of users of FoxyProxy Internet Explorer Add-on come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: getfoxyproxy.org
Installation folder: C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application data\fpie
Uninstaller: C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\fpie\uninstaller.exe
Estimated size: 1.73 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FoxyProxy Internet Explorer Add-on

  • FoxyProxyAdd-on.dll - FoxyProxy Internet Explorer Add-on
  • IeProxyManager.exe - Internet Explorer Proxy Manager
  • uninstaller.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • FoxyProxyAdd-on.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'FoxyProxy Internet Explorer Add-on' with the class of {5D4A582E-1F8B-4b0d-93F6-0FAA20B5B95D} (FoxyProxy).
Internet Explorer Extension
  • FoxyProxyAdd-on.dll is installed as an Internet Explorer extension as 'FoxyProxy Internet Explorer Add-on' with a class of {5D4A582E-1F8B-4b0d-93F6-0FAA20B5B95D}.

How do I remove FoxyProxy Internet Explorer Add-on?

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

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by FoxyProxy Internet Explorer Add-on you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Uninstall it 23%
Keep it 77%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.70%
Windows 8 21.21%
Windows XP 6.06%
Windows Vista 3.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 30.30%
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.27%
Windows 7 Professional 9.09%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.09%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.06%
Windows 10 Home 3.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

24.32% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 24.32%
  United States 18.92%
  France 10.81%
  Israel 10.81%
  United Kingdom 5.41%
  Iran 5.41%
  Argentina 2.70%
  Austria 2.70%
  Australia 2.70%
  Belgium 2.70%
  Costa Rica 2.70%
  Finland 2.70%
  IQ 2.70%
  Japan 2.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 26.92%
Hewlett-Packard 26.92%
ASUS 11.54%
Toshiba 3.85%
Samsung 3.85%
MSI 3.85%
Medion 3.85%
Lenovo 3.85%
Intel 3.85%
Dell 3.85%
American Megatrends 3.85%
Common models
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Samsung 700G7A 3.85%
Packard Bell EasyNote TK1... 3.85%
Micro-Star PR601/VR603 3.85%
MEDION P6624 3.85%


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