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2.15.0078 60.00%
2.15.0077 20.00%
2.13.0073 20.00%

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ISAPI_Rewrite Lite

What is ISAPI_Rewrite Lite?  (from Helicon Tech)

ISAPI_Rewrite is Apache .htaccess mod_rewrite compatible URL rewriter for Microsoft IIS. It makes possible to move configurations from Apache to IIS and vice versa just by copying .htaccess files. It is used for search engine optimization, to proxy another server's content, stop hotlinking or strengthen server security...  Read more


ISAPI_Rewrite Lite is a program developed by Helicon Tech. The most used version is 2.15.0078, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 1.22 MB (1,275,904 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 50% of users of ISAPI_Rewrite Lite come from the United States, it is also popular in Sweden and Uruguay.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.helicontech.com/isapi_rewrite
Help link: www.helicontech.com/forum
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\helicon\isapi_rewrite
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{3F8C0811-C72D-45C2-8F2D-0066BDCDFD12}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.22 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ISAPI_Rewrite Lite

  • rxtest.exe - Regular Expression Test Utility
  • isapi_rewrite.dll - Helicon ISAPI_Rewrite (ISAPI_Rewrite filter dll)

How do I remove ISAPI_Rewrite Lite?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 40%
Win XP 20%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 40.00%
Windows 8 40.00%
Windows XP 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 40.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  Sweden 25.00%
  Uruguay 12.50%
  Indonesia 12.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
ASUS 33.33%
Common models
Parallels Software Intern... 20.00%
LENOVO 8942A13 20.00%
HP G72 Notebook PC 20.00%
ASUSTeK N501JW 20.00%
ASUS All Series 20.00%


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