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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
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Versions

VersionDistribution
5.1.0.1531 50.00%
5.0.0.2005 50.00%

Probox

What is Probox?  (from Proact IT UK Ltd)

Enterprise class online storage that allows your teams to easily and securely access, share and sync files from anywhere, any time, using any device. Probox helps you to reduce company costs and to be more productive in the office, at home, and on the road. Online and offline access 24x7 from your computer, smartphone...  Read more

Overview

Probox is a software program developed by Proact IT UK Ltd. The most common release is 5.1.0.1531, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The setup package generally installs about 18 files and is usually about 42.01 MB (44,048,481 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 71% of users of Probox come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.eval.probox.eu
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Probox\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Probox\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 42.01 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Probox

  • HrfsClient.exe - Probox (Client)
  • hrfscore.exe - Service
  • InstallerWebUI.exe - Installer Client
  • librsync.dll - Sync Library
  • RecycleFile.exe - Recycle File
  • libcef.dll (by Trend Micro) - Trend Micro's Chromium Embedded Framework (Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) Dynamic Link Library)
  • HrfsShellExtension.dll (by Trend Micro) - Trend Micro SafeSync (HRFS Shell Extension)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • HrfsShellExtension.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'HrfsShellExtension' with a class of {FAC7AB1E-0E67-43FC-A7E7-1A4FF52DE01F}.
Service
  • hrfscore.exe runs as a service named 'OnlineStorageService' (OnlineStorageService).

How do I remove Probox?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 8 50%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 8 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 50.00%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.43% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.43%
  United Kingdom 28.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 50.00%
Dell 50.00%

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