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What percent of users and experts removed it?
23% remove it77% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #30,343
United States Rank #20,898
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.05 days
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Average installed length: 47.22 days


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Secure Chromium


Secure Chromium is a software program developed by Chromium. 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 primary executable is named chrome.exe. The setup package is about 288.83 MB (302,859,077 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 65% of users of Secure Chromium come from the United States, it is also popular in Mexico and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Chromium\Application
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\{FF71C92D-DBD9-A595-B641-807D92297CE5}\uninstall.exe" /Uninstall /s /noun
Estimated size: 288.83 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Secure Chromium

Program executable:chrome.exe
Additional files:
  • setup.exe (by The Chromium Authors) - Chromium Installer

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • chrome.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FCCDA3BD-45D5-4956-9144-AB55421801FB}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • chrome.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named GoogleChromeAutoLaunch_1F78569955AD1BC37F747AFB0D8EB9F5_Reg_HKCURun_S-1-5-21-1595203596-461763294-1882891367-1001.
Startup File (User Run)
  • chrome.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'GoogleChromeAutoLaunch_29547C284DF612A3A7B0DAC3918C9547' and executes as "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\Chromium\Application\chrome.exe" --auto-launch-at-startup --profile-directory="Default".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • chrome.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\Chromium\Application\chrome.exe'.

How do I remove Secure Chromium?

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

Win 8 57%
Win 7 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 23%
Keep it 77%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 56.94%
Windows 7 37.50%
Windows Vista 5.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 23.61%
Windows 8.1 19.44%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%
Windows 8.1 Connected 6.94%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.00%
  Mexico 7.00%
  France 5.00%
  United Kingdom 5.00%
  Canada 4.00%
  India 4.00%
  DK 2.00%
  Netherlands 2.00%
  Estonia 1.00%
  Spain 1.00%
  Ireland 1.00%
  Italy 1.00%
  Malaysia 1.00%
  Thailand 1.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.98%
Acer 20.63%
Dell 19.05%
Lenovo 15.87%
ASUS 9.52%
Toshiba 7.94%
Common models
HP Stream Notebook PC 11 4.41%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.94%
LENOVO 80L0 2.94%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 2.94%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.47%
HP G60 Notebook PC 1.47%


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