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Should I remove Free Zip Helper?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
68% remove it32% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #37,060
United States Rank #43,851
Reach 0.0032%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.17 days
565.54 days >
Average installed length: 297.15 days


1.0 100.00%

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Free Zip Helper

What is Free Zip Helper?  (from Free Zip)

Support more than 50 compression and encoding formats 001, 7Z, ACE, ARC, ARJ, BH, BZIP2, BZ2, CAB, CHM, CHW, CPIO, DEB, DMG, DOC, ENC, EXE, GZ, GZIP, HFS, HXS, ISO, JAR, LHA, LZH, LZMA, MSI, PPT, RAR, RPM, TAR, TBZ, TGZ, TXZ, UU, UUE, WAR, WinRAR, WIM, XAR, XXE, XZ, XLS, Z, ZIP, ZIPX and ZOO.


Free Zip Helper is a software program developed by Free Zip. The primary executable is named freeziphelper.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 17 files and is usually about 3.73 MB (3,906,460 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 8. While about 41% of users of Free Zip Helper come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Free Zip Helper
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\free zip helper
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Free Zip Helper\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 3.73 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Free Zip Helper

Program executable:freeziphelper.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\free zip helper\freeziphelper.exe
Additional files:
  • GalaSoft.MvvmLight.Extras.WPF4.dll (by GalaSoft Laurent Bugnion @ http://www.galasoft.ch) - GalaSoft.MvvmLight.Extras
  • FreeZipHelper.Console.exe - FreeZipViewer.Console
  • FreeZipViewer.Core.dll - FreeZipViewer.Core
  • GalaSoft.MvvmLight.WPF4.dll (by GalaSoft Laurent Bugnion @ http://www.galasoft.ch) - GalaSoft.MvvmLight
  • uninstall.exe
  • Microsoft.Windows.Shell.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft.Windows.Shell
  • 7z.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Standalone Plugin)
  • 7z64.dll (by Igor Pavlov)
  • Advertisement.dll - Advertisement
  • HtmlAgilityPack.dll (by Simon Mourier) - Html Agility Pack (Html Agility Pack - Release)
  • Microsoft.Practices.ServiceLocation.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft.Practices.ServiceLocation
  • SevenZipSharp.dll (by Markovtsev Vadim) - SevenZipSharp
  • sysinst.exe
  • System.Windows.Interactivity.dll - System.Windows.Interactivity
  • WPFLocalizeExtension.dll (by Root-Project) - WPFLocalizeExtension
  • XAMLMarkupExtensions.dll - XAMLMarkupExtensions

How do I remove Free Zip Helper?

Quickly and completely remove Free Zip Helper from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
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Or, you can uninstall Free Zip Helper 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 Free Zip Helper, 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 Free Zip Helper.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Uninstall it 68%
Keep it 32%
Windows 8

Distribution by countryGeography

40.82% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.82%
  Brazil 14.29%
  Germany 6.12%
  Taiwan 4.08%
  Russia 4.08%
  Spain 4.08%
  Italy 4.08%
  United Kingdom 4.08%
  Finland 2.04%
  Austria 2.04%
  ET 2.04%
  Romania 2.04%
  Netherlands 2.04%
  JO 2.04%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 22.22%
Dell 19.44%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
ASUS 13.89%
Toshiba 5.56%
Samsung 5.56%
Medion 5.56%
Lenovo 5.56%
Intel 2.78%
American Megatrends 2.78%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.00%
ZOOSTORM 7910-4316A 2.50%
TOSHIBA Satellite L55-A 2.50%
Samsung 900X3C/900X3D/900... 2.50%
Samsung 700T1C 2.50%


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