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12% remove it88% keep it
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VersionDistribution 98.25% 1.75%

Karen's Time Sync

What is Karen's Time Sync?  (from Karen Kenworthy)

Stay on time! Now you can synchronize your computer's clock to one of the many ultra-precise time servers available on the Internet. You can schedule periodic automatic updates, or adjust your clock on demand any time you choose.


Karen's Time Sync is a software program developed by Karen Kenworthy. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this 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 primary executable is named ptsync.exe. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 868.78 KB (889,632 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 78% of users of Karen's Time Sync come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.karenware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\karen's power tools\time sync
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Karen's Power Tools\Time Sync\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 868.78 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Karen's Time Sync

Program executable:ptsync.exe
Name:Karen's Power Tools
Karen's Time Sync
Path:C:\Program Files\karen's power tools\time sync\ptsync.exe
Additional files:
  • uninst.exe - Karen's Power Tools (Karen's Time Sync Installer)
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • PTSync.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Karen's Power Tools\Time Sync\PTSync.exe'.

How do I remove Karen's Time Sync?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.28%
Windows XP 19.30%
Windows Vista 11.40%
Windows 8 7.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.25%
Windows 7 Professional 17.86%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.86%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.50%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.71%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 2.68%

Distribution by countryGeography

78.05% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 78.05%
  United Kingdom 4.88%
  Canada 4.27%
  Germany 1.83%
  Australia 1.22%
  Czech Republic 1.22%
  MU 0.61%
  Brazil 0.61%
  France 0.61%
  Switzerland 0.61%
  India 0.61%
  Sweden 0.61%
  Greece 0.61%
  New Zealand 0.61%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.56%
Hewlett-Packard 23.44%
Acer 15.63%
American Megatrends 12.50%
Sahara 6.25%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 1764 2.33%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.33%
Dell Latitude E6400 2.33%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.33%
HP-Pavilion GN553AA-ABA m... 2.33%

About (from Karen Kenworthy)

Karen is the author of the popular Power Tools, free programs that make life with Windows a lot easier.
Publisher URL: www.karenware.com


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