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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #24,691
United States Rank #21,715
Reach 0.0080%

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.0.6 58.93%
2.0.5 1.79%
2.0.2 39.29%

ProjectWhois

Overview

ProjectWhois is a program developed by Domain Tools. The most used version is 2.0.6, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is projectwhois.exe. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 777.86 KB (796,532 bytes). ClientUpdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 43% of users of ProjectWhois come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.domaintools.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\domain tools\projectwhois
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Domain Tools\ProjectWhois\ProjectWhoisUninstall.exe
Estimated size: 777.86 KB

Program filesFiles installed by ProjectWhois

Program executable:projectwhois.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\domain tools\projectwhois\projectwhois.exe
MD5:99b1430783b2b1edffb37323eb9d8897
Additional files:
  • ipwssl6.dll (by /n software inc. - www.nsoftware.com) - IP*Works! SSL C++ Edition Version 6.1 (IP*Works! SSL V6)
  • ClientUpdater.exe
  • ProjectWhoisUninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • ProjectWhois.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ProjectWhois' which loads as C:\Program Files\Domain Tools\ProjectWhois\ProjectWhois.exe.

How do I remove ProjectWhois?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win XP 4%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.95%
Windows XP 18.58%
Windows 8 11.50%
Windows Vista 7.96%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.73%
Microsoft Windows XP 18.02%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.12%
Windows 7 Professional 10.81%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.41%
Windows 8 Pro 2.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 43.38%
  United Kingdom 5.88%
  India 5.15%
  Netherlands 3.68%
  Canada 3.68%
  Saudi Arabia 3.68%
  Hungary 2.94%
  TN 2.21%
  Thailand 2.21%
  Australia 2.21%
  Germany 2.21%
  Turkey 2.21%
  Indonesia 1.47%
  Iran 1.47%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.07%
Hewlett-Packard 24.42%
Acer 16.28%
ASUS 6.98%
Toshiba 6.98%
GIGABYTE 4.65%
Intel 3.49%
American Megatrends 2.33%
Lenovo 2.33%
Gateway 2.33%
Alienware 1.16%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.23%
Dell Inspiron 620 2.15%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq 61... 2.15%
Acer Aspire 5742Z 2.15%
Acer Aspire 5741 2.15%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 2.15%

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