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Should I remove Freephoneline?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,656
Reach 0.0105%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.46 days
102.10 days >
Average installed length: 53.64 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.2.7 58.50%
3.2.6 14.29%
3.0.3 27.21%

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Freephoneline

Overview

Freephoneline is a program developed by freephoneline.ca. The most used version is 3.2.7, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is Freephoneline.exe. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 33.73 MB (35,372,932 bytes). Freephoneline_Updater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 90% of users of Freephoneline come from Canada, it is also popular in the United States and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.freephoneline.ca
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Freephoneline\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{FDAED10B-2C73-41FF-99E0-C18C786B73BA}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 33.73 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Freephoneline

Program executable:Freephoneline.exe
Name:Freephoneline
Freephoneline 3.2.7 © freephoneline.ca, Inc, 2013
Path:C:\Program Files\Freephoneline\Freephoneline.exe
MD5:90fc0d1e0c020ac0a53ef76c502099ff
Additional files:
  • Freephoneline.exe - Freephoneline (Freephoneline 3.2.7 © freephoneline.ca, Inc, 2013)
  • Freephoneline_Updater.exe (by Caphyon LTD) - Advanced Updater

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Freephoneline.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{1A31C958-CD25-439A-B28F-5B6D9806D2EB}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • Freephoneline.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'FPL' and executes as C:\Program Files\Freephoneline\FreePhoneLine.exe.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Freephoneline.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Freephoneline\Freephoneline.exe'.

How do I remove Freephoneline?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 7 3%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.78%
Windows 8 29.73%
Windows Vista 6.08%
Windows XP 5.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.03%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.44%
Windows 7 Professional 13.70%
Windows 8.1 8.22%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.16%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.48%

Distribution by countryGeography

89.93% of installs come from Canada
Which countries install it?
  Canada 89.93%
  United States 2.88%
  Australia 2.16%
  Spain 1.44%
  UA 0.72%
  India 0.72%
  Israel 0.72%
  Netherlands 0.72%
  NE 0.72%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.85%
Dell 19.44%
Acer 17.59%
ASUS 12.04%
GIGABYTE 6.48%
Toshiba 5.56%
NEC 3.70%
Lenovo 2.78%
Alienware 1.85%
American Megatrends 0.93%
Sahara 0.93%
Sony 0.93%
Common models
ASUSTeK K46CM 3.81%
ASUSTEK COMPUTER INC P5W ... 2.86%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.86%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.90%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.90%
Acer Aspire M5201 1.90%

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