77,019,263 programs installed

Should I remove PhotoSync?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #9,042
United States Rank #7,653
Reach 0.0490%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.39 days
748.87 days >
Average installed length: 393.47 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.0.7 0.87%
3.0.6 5.82%
3.0.5 1.60%
3.0.4 1.02%
3.0.3 0.15%
3.0.2 2.18%
3.0.1 0.44%
3.0.0 0.44%
2.3.1 9.17%
2.3.0 4.95%
2.2.6 3.49%
2.2.4 5.39%
2.2.3 0.15%
2.2.1 9.46%
2.1.2 8.15%
2.1.1 1.60%
2.1.0 1.16%
2.0.1 6.70%
2.0.0 0.15%
1.6.4 21.40%
1.6.3 0.58%
1.6.2 2.33%
1.6.1 1.02%
1.6.0 2.47%
1.5.4 0.87%
1.5.3 3.35%
1.5.2 0.44%
1.5.1 0.87%
1.4.0 2.62%
1.3.3 0.58%
1.3.2 0.15%
1.3.0 0.15%
1.2.1 0.15%
1.0.15 0.15%

PhotoSync

Overview

PhotoSync is a program developed by touchbyte GmbH. The most used version is 1.6.4, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 3.69 MB (3,865,600 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 PhotoSync come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.photosync-app.com
Help link: www.photosync-app.com/photosync/en/support.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\adblock plus for ie\html\static\img\social
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{4DADB204-4A80-4C6C-9578-40E8CA4F29AA}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.69 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PhotoSync

  • adblockplus32.dll (by Adblock Plus) - Adblock Plus (Adblock Plus Module)
  • adblockplus64.dll (by Adblock Plus)
  • adblockplusengine.exe (by Eyeo GmbH) - Adblock Plus Engine
  • dd_belatedpng.js
  • firstrun.js
  • html5shiv.js
  • ieeventlistenerpolyfill.js
  • iefirstrun.js
  • iesettings.js
  • settings.js

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • adblockplus64.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Adblock Plus for IE Browser Helper Object' with the class of {FFCB3198-32F3-4E8B-9539-4324694ED664}.
  • adblockplus32.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Adblock Plus for IE Browser Helper Object' with the class of {FFCB3198-32F3-4E8B-9539-4324694ED664}.

How do I remove PhotoSync?

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

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by PhotoSync you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win Vista 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#9,042

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.55%
Windows 8 27.87%
Windows Vista 5.52%
Windows XP 4.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 38.80%
Windows 7 Professional 16.11%
Windows 8.1 9.37%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.59%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.27%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.54%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.64% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 49.64%
  Germany 21.09%
  United Kingdom 5.33%
  Australia 2.61%
  Canada 2.49%
  Italy 2.25%
  Netherlands 2.01%
  Switzerland 1.42%
  France 1.30%
  Austria 1.07%
  Sweden 0.59%
  Israel 0.59%
  Taiwan 0.47%
  Ireland 0.47%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.37%
Hewlett-Packard 24.38%
Acer 15.42%
ASUS 8.71%
GIGABYTE 6.22%
Medion 5.72%
Lenovo 4.98%
Toshiba 2.99%
Samsung 2.49%
American Megatrends 1.49%
Intel 1.24%
MSI 1.00%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.79%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.19%
BIOSTAR Group G31D-M7 2.13%
Dell XPS 8500 2.13%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 2.13%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.13%

comments1 comment

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jrleadover a year ago
I use this program to send my photos from my phone to my PC. Works great!