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Should I remove Prospector?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #46,953
United States Rank #29,879
Reach 0.0018%


9.3.3762 8.00%
9.2.3647 4.00%
9.0.3554 4.00%
3.16.5483 8.00%
3.15.5265 16.00%
3.13.5240 4.00%
3.12.5219 4.00%
3.11.5184 4.00%
3.6.4782 12.00%
3.5.4693 4.00%
3.3.4602 16.00%
3.00.4400 8.00%
2.13.4251 4.00%
2.10.4089 4.00%


What is Prospector?  (from Moxie Proxy)

Automate your searching on eBay, Half and RSS feeds - one click to replay all your searches, another click to see the items listed since your last update. With Prospector, you can do this and more. If you're a power buyer, reseller or collector, Prospector will save you time and help you find the best items. For short ...  Read more


Prospector is a software program developed by Moxie Proxy. The most common release is 3.15.5265, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named Prospector.exe. The setup package generally installs about 19 files and is usually about 15.67 MB (16,427,342 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 76% of users of Prospector come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.moxieproxy.com
Help link: www.moxieproxy.com/support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MoxieProxy\Prospector\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{CF3E8BE9-2AD1-42A9-97CD-33AD9826A9E8}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 15.67 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Prospector

Program executable:Prospector.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\MoxieProxy\Prospector\Prospector.exe
Additional files:
  • Prospector.exe - Prospector
  • MsHtmHstInterop.dll - Assembly imported from type library MsHtmHstInterop
  • Interop.SHDocVw.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'SHDocVw'.
  • Interop.WaxLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'WaxLib'.
  • Microsoft.mshtml.dll - Assembly imported from type library MSHTML
  • EASendMail.dll (by AdminSystem Software Limited) - EASendMail SMTP Component
  • DevComponents.DotNetBar.dll (by DevComponents.com) - DevComponents.DotNetBar
  • eBayPictureService.dll (by eBay) - eBay Picture Service
  • eBay.Service.dll (by eBay) - eBay Service SDK
  • SpinningProgress.dll - SpinningProgress
  • WebArchiveX_Inet.dll (by C Systems - Creative Software Solutions since 1996 - www.csystems.co.il) - WebArchiveX (WebArchiveX Module)
  • ActiproSoftware.Wizard.dll (by Actipro Software) - Wizard (ActiproSoftware.Wizard)
  • AutoComplete.dll
  • AxInterop.SHDocVw.dll
  • VS.dll

How do I remove Prospector?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win 7 4%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.00%
Windows Vista 12.00%
Windows XP 8.00%
Windows 8 8.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.00%
Windows 7 Professional 20.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.32% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.32%
  Australia 5.26%
  Belgium 5.26%
  Italy 2.63%
  United Kingdom 2.63%
  France 2.63%
  UA 2.63%
  Finland 2.63%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.81%
Dell 19.05%
ASUS 19.05%
Acer 14.29%
Lenovo 14.29%
Toshiba 4.76%
American Megatrends 4.76%
Common models
HPE-400y 4.76%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1212c 4.76%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.76%
ASUSTeK U41SV 4.76%
ASUSTeK K60IJ 4.76%
Acer Aspire M5910 4.76%


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