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Should I remove FreeFileSync?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
25% remove it75% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,616
United States Rank #25,888
Reach 0.0054%

Versions

VersionDistribution
5.7 100.00%

FreeFileSync 5.7

What is FreeFileSync?

Some versions use the OpenCandy software library to bundle potentially unwanted software offers during installation.

About  (from ZenJu)

FreeFileSync is a folder comparison and synchronization tool providing highly optimized performance and usability without a needlessly complex user interface. 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...  Read more

Overview

FreeFileSync 5.7 is a software program developed by ZenJu. 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 freefilesync.exe. The setup package generally installs about 13 files and is usually about 23.57 MB (24,710,696 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 43% of users of FreeFileSync come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.
FreeFileSync has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: sourceforge.net/projects/freefilesync
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\freefilesync
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\FreeFileSync\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 23.57 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FreeFileSync 5.7

Program executable:freefilesync.exe
Name:FreeFileSync
Folder Comparison and Synchronization
Path:C:\Program Files\freefilesync\freefilesync.exe
MD5:0b9a414353f21da4ff16a66bc1118816
Additional files:
  • Shadow_Server2003_x64.dll
  • Shadow_XP_x64.dll
  • Taskbar7_x64.dll
  • FileOperation_Win32.dll
  • FileOperation_x64.dll
  • mingwm10.dll
  • RealtimeSync.exe - RealtimeSync (Real-time Command Line Launcher)
  • Recycler_x64.dll
  • Shadow_Server2003_Win32.dll
  • Shadow_XP_Win32.dll
  • Taskbar7_Win32.dll
  • uninstall.exe - FreeFileSync (Folder Comparison and Synchronization)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • FreeFileSync.exe is scheduled as a task named 'synctoy' (Next runs on 8/8/2013 at 10:00 AM).

How do I remove FreeFileSync?

Quickly and completely remove FreeFileSync 5.7 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 5.7, 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.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 25%
Keep it 75%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#29,616

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.95%
Windows XP 14.47%
Windows 8 3.95%
Windows Vista 2.63%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 7 Professional 18.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.33%
Windows 7 Starter 2.67%
Windows 8 Pro 2.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.48% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.48%
  Germany 13.04%
  Canada 5.43%
  United Kingdom 4.35%
  Australia 3.26%
  India 3.26%
  Italy 3.26%
  Switzerland 2.17%
  Indonesia 2.17%
  Spain 2.17%
  Netherlands 2.17%
  BG 2.17%
  Vietnam 1.09%
  MQ 1.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.27%
Acer 18.18%
Hewlett-Packard 18.18%
ASUS 16.36%
GIGABYTE 9.09%
Lenovo 5.45%
Intel 1.82%
Compaq 1.82%
American Megatrends 1.82%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 1525 3.64%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.64%
TOSHIBA Satellite L305 1.82%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660D 1.82%
Dell Inspiron 660 1.82%
Dell Inspiron 1720 1.82%

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