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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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PassGen is a software program developed by Onay 'AmonRa' Yalciner. 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 programs's main executable is opera.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 400.43 MB of memory. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 945.16 KB (967,846 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 67% of users of PassGen come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\PassGen
Uninstaller: wscript "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\PassGen\uninstall.vbs"
Estimated size: 945.16 KB

Program filesFiles installed by PassGen

Program executable:opera.exe
Name:Opera Internet Browser
Signed by:Opera Software ASA
Path:C:\Program Files\opera\opera.exe
Opera is a web browser and Internet suite developed by Opera Software. The browser handles common Internet-related tasks such as displaying web sites, sending and receiving e-mail messages, managing contacts, chatting on IRC, downloading...
Additional files:
  • PassGen.exe (by Opera Software) - Opera Internet Browser
  • uninstall.vbs
  • OUniAnsi.dll
  • pg.js

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PassGen.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{40A49DDF-9807-4CEF-9E24-A6789B78AD39}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • PassGen.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Opera\opera.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:400.43 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0250086829%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.02114719%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00386149%
0.015104% average
70 average

How do I remove PassGen?

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

Win Vista (SP2) 33%
Win 8 33%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 33.33%
Windows 7 33.33%
Windows 8 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 33.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  Canada 16.67%
  France 16.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
ASUS 50.00%


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