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Should I remove Poderosa?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #32,920
United States Rank #35,070
Reach 0.0043%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 29.56 days
871.96 days >
Average installed length: 458.15 days



Poderosa4.1.0 is a program developed by Poderosa Project. 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 main program executable is Poderosa.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 4.78 MB (5,010,864 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 47% of users of Poderosa come from Japan, it is also popular in the United States and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.poderosa.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Poderosa\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Poderosa\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 4.78 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Poderosa4.1.0

Program executable:Poderosa.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Poderosa\Poderosa.exe
Additional files:
  • Granados.dll - Granados
  • Poderosa.exe
  • Poderosa.Plugin.dll - Poderosa.Plugin
  • poderosa410_ja.exe - Poderosa Setup
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • unins000.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\CDRipper\unins000.exe'.

How do I remove Poderosa?

Quickly and completely remove Poderosa4.1.0 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Poderosa 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 Poderosa4.1.0, 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 Poderosa.

Win 7 (SP1) 69%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.77%
Windows XP 13.11%
Windows 8 11.48%
Windows Vista 1.64%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 30.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.33%
Windows 7 Enterprise 10.00%
Windows 8 3.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.97% of installs come from Japan
Which countries install it?
  Japan 46.97%
  United States 30.30%
  Germany 3.03%
  India 3.03%
  Netherlands 3.03%
  Brazil 1.52%
  Canada 1.52%
  Switzerland 1.52%
  Finland 1.52%
  France 1.52%
  Italy 1.52%
  Korea 1.52%
  Russia 1.52%
  TN 1.52%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.50%
Hewlett-Packard 15.00%
Acer 12.50%
Lenovo 12.50%
American Megatrends 5.00%
ASUS 5.00%
NEC 5.00%
Samsung 5.00%
Compaq 2.50%
Apple 2.50%
Intel 2.50%
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