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Should I remove Freeraser?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,471
United States Rank #15,487
Reach 0.0294%
Installation trends (last 30 days)


VersionDistribution 98.54% 0.49% 0.24% 0.49% 0.24%



Freeraser is a program developed by Codyssey.com. The most used version is, 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. The programs's main executable is freeraser.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 2.07 MB of memory. It also adds an icon to the Windows notifications area in order to provide access to the program. The software installer includes 39 files and is usually about 2.79 MB (2,922,805 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 27% of users of Freeraser come from the United States, it is also popular in Japan and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.codyssey.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\codyssey\freeraser
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Codyssey\Freeraser\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 2.79 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Freeraser

Program executable:freeraser.exe
Freeraser Data Shredder
Path:C:\Program Files\codyssey\freeraser\freeraser.exe
Taskbar:Displays an icon in the notification area
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe - Freeraser Data Shredder (Freeraser installer)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • Freeraser.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Freeraser' and executes as C:\Program Files\Codyssey\Freeraser\Freeraser.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.07 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0003721310%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00021281%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00015932%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:1,063,075
8,062,084 average

How do I remove Freeraser?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.38%
Windows 8 17.96%
Windows XP 12.14%
Windows Vista 7.52%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.37%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.95%
Windows 7 Professional 13.73%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.01%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.62%
Windows 8.1 6.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.92%
  Japan 7.92%
  Germany 7.47%
  Brazil 6.56%
  Italy 5.20%
  United Kingdom 4.75%
  France 4.52%
  Czech Republic 3.62%
  Netherlands 3.17%
  Canada 3.17%
  Belgium 2.71%
  Russia 2.26%
  Spain 2.04%
  UA 1.36%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.74%
Acer 20.43%
Dell 16.09%
ASUS 5.65%
Toshiba 4.78%
American Megatrends 4.35%
Samsung 4.35%
NEC 3.91%
Medion 3.04%
Lenovo 2.61%
Intel 2.17%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.61%
HP 15 Notebook PC 1.74%
Dell Inspiron 1440 1.74%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.74%
HP G62 Notebook PC 1.74%
ECS H67H2-EM 1.74%


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