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Should I remove Proxy Searcher?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
20% remove it80% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #16,899
United States Rank #40,654
Reach 0.0170%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 4.78 days
140.95 days >
Average installed length: 74.06 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
5.10.0000 2.09%
5.00.0000 5.02%
4.90.0000 0.84%
4.80.0000 2.93%
4.70.0000 1.67%
4.60.0000 1.67%
4.40.0000 1.26%
4.30.0000 0.42%
4.20.0000 0.42%
3.90.0000 11.30%
3.80.0000 0.84%
3.60.0000 1.67%
3.40.0000 0.42%
3.20.0000 0.84%
3.10.0000 1.67%
3.00.0000 8.79%
2.80.0000 0.84%
2.70.0000 20.08%
2.60.0000 7.53%
2.50.0000 2.93%
2.40.0000 3.35%
2.30.0000 2.93%
2.20.0000 12.13%
2.10.0000 0.42%
2.00.0000 1.67%
1.09.0000 6.28%

Proxy Searcher

What is Proxy Searcher?  (from the publisher)

Proxy Searcher enables you to find public proxy servers that you can use for anonymous web surfing. The program uses a customizable search engine query that retrieves a list of proxy servers and then tests the results for connection speed and availability. Proxy Searcher displays a list of proxies that it found, along ...  Read more

Overview

The most used version is 2.70.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is ProxySearch.Application.exe. The software installer includes 13 files and is usually about 6.27 MB (6,578,170 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 15% of users of Proxy Searcher come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and MA.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ProxySearcher\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{9956DD7A-7DC5-411B-B4C3-9EFE0F40DC1F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 6.27 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Proxy Searcher

Program executable:ProxySearch.Application.exe
Name:ProxySearch.Application
Path:C:\Program Files\ProxySearcher\ProxySearch.Application.exe
MD5:ffdac34aa43cb338b98bd654ca0bde0e
Additional files:
  • ProxySearch.Application.exe - ProxySearch.Application
  • ProxySearch.Common.dll - ProxySearch.Common
  • ProxySearch.Engine.dll - ProxySearcher

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ProxySearch.Application.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{71B44B74-88C4-482B-912D-05AF6CC583BB}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Proxy Searcher?

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

USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#16,899
 
REACH
~0.02%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.44%
Windows 8 34.73%
Windows XP 0.42%
Windows Vista 0.42%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.69%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.57%
Windows 7 Professional 16.32%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.53%
Windows 8 Pro 6.69%
Windows 8.1 4.60%

Distribution by countryGeography

15.02% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 15.02%
  United States 11.74%
  MA 11.74%
  DZ 9.39%
  France 7.98%
  TN 5.16%
  United Kingdom 3.76%
  Egypt 3.29%
  Saudi Arabia 3.29%
  Belgium 2.82%
  Italy 2.35%
  LY 1.88%
  Netherlands 1.88%
  SY 1.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.09%
Dell 24.22%
Acer 16.15%
ASUS 10.56%
Toshiba 6.21%
Samsung 5.59%
GIGABYTE 4.97%
Medion 2.48%
Lenovo 1.86%
Intel 1.24%
American Megatrends 0.62%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.35%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.35%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.90%
HP 650 Notebook PC 2.17%
MSI MS-7592 2.17%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.17%

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