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Real Fly

Overview

Real Fly is a software program developed by Andy Scott. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The programs's main executable is Real Fly.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 256.71 MB of memory. The setup package is about 1.04 MB (1,089,570 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows XP. While about 71% of users of Real Fly come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Japan.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Real Fly
Uninstaller: wscript "C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Real Fly\uninstall.vbs"
Estimated size: 1.04 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Real Fly

Program executable:Real Fly.exe
Name:Opera Internet Browser
Signed by:Opera Software ASA
Path:C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Real Fly\Real Fly.exe
MD5:734cacde3e6d1882aae2c6f8f8be4f93
Opera is a web browser and Internet suite developed by Opera Software. The browser handles common Internet-related tasks such as displaying web sites, sending and receiving e-mail messages, managing contacts, chatting on IRC, downloading...

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Real Fly.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E28E5238-9FF8-4110-B84C-0D0F5A85ECBD}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • Real Fly.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Opera Internet Browser' and executes as C:\Program Files\Opera x64\Opera.exe.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Real Fly.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Opera\Opera.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Real Fly.exe
Memory:256.71 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0476244771%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.04139734%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00622714%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Real Fly?

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

WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
 
MOST USED OS
~99%
Windows XP

Distribution by countryGeography

71.43% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.43%
  Italy 14.29%
  Japan 14.29%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

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

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