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7% remove it93% keep it
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FreeFileSync 6.1

What is FreeFileSync?  (from ZenJu)

FreeFileSync is a free Open Source software that helps you synchronize files and synchronize folders for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X. It is designed to save your time setting up and running backup jobs while having nice visual feedback along the way. Used to use MS synctoy but it's so out of date you can see there is n...  Read more


FreeFileSync 6.1 is a program developed by ZenJu. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 main program executable is freefilesync.exe. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 38.25 MB (40,109,174 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 31% of users of FreeFileSync come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: freefilesync.sourceforge.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\freefilesync
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\FreeFileSync\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 38.25 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FreeFileSync 6.1

Program executable:freefilesync.exe
Folder Comparison and Synchronization
Path:C:\Program Files\freefilesync\freefilesync.exe
Additional files:
  • FileOperation_x64.dll
  • HideConsole.vbs
  • RealtimeSync.exe (by freefilesync.sourceforge.net) - RealtimeSync (Real-time Command Line Launcher)
  • RunSilent.vbs
  • Shadow_Server2003_x64.dll
  • Shadow_XP_x64.dll
  • Taskbar7_x64.dll
  • uninstall.exe - FreeFileSync (Folder Comparison and Synchronization)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • FreeFileSync.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Music' (runs on boot).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • FreeFileSync.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Music.

How do I remove FreeFileSync?

Quickly and completely remove FreeFileSync 6.1 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall FreeFileSync 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 FreeFileSync 6.1, 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 FreeFileSync.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win 7 2%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.98%
Windows 8 30.89%
Windows Vista 4.07%
Windows XP 4.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 8.1 13.01%
Windows 7 Professional 12.20%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.20%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.76%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.07%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.01% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 31.01%
  United States 22.48%
  Italy 5.43%
  France 4.65%
  Belgium 3.88%
  Brazil 3.10%
  Switzerland 3.10%
  United Kingdom 3.10%
  Mexico 2.33%
  Taiwan 1.55%
  Austria 1.55%
  Philippines 1.55%
  Netherlands 1.55%
  Czech Republic 1.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.40%
Dell 13.70%
ASUS 13.70%
Toshiba 10.96%
Acer 6.85%
Lenovo 5.48%
Sahara 4.11%
Intel 2.74%
Medion 2.74%
Samsung 2.74%
Apple 1.37%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-A 2.97%
Acer Aspire V3-571G 2.97%
Dell XPS M1530 1.98%
HP 635 Notebook PC 1.98%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.98%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 1.98%


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