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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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VersionDistribution
4.0 100.00%

NetZero DataShield

Overview

NetZero DataShield is a program developed by NetZero. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 installer includes 8 files and is usually about 18.61 MB (19,519,118 bytes). The software utilizes the Nokia Qt cross-platforms C++ framework. A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 7 (SP1). The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NetZero DataShield\
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{49F93606-F59D-4E6F-8BA9-32626DE6F86F}\Setup.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 18.61 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NetZero DataShield

  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL shared library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • launcher.exe
  • NetZero.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • NetZero.exe is scheduled as a task named 'VpnClientLaunch'.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • NetZero.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named VpnClientStartOnLogon.

How do I remove NetZero DataShield?

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

HOW IT STARTS
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
 
MOST USED OS
~99%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

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