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What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,339
United States Rank #1,417
Reach 0.6764%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.10 days
209.60 days >
Average installed length: 110.13 days


3.1.60 0.04%
3.1.50 0.34%
3.1.40 6.38%
3.1.30 3.45%
3.1.20 3.96%
3.1.10 20.81%
3.1.01 20.72%
3.1.0 44.29%

Secure Download Manager

What is Secure Download Manager?  (from Kivuto Solutions)

The Secure Download Manager (SDM) is a program for downloading files securely from your WebStore. When you download software from a WebStore that uses the SDM, you will be prompted to download and install the SDM to your computer. The SDM provides for secure, effective and efficient file downloads, especially for files...  Read more


Secure Download Manager is a software program developed by Kivuto Solutions. The most common release is 3.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The setup package generally installs about 18 files and is usually about 755 KB (773,120 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 51% of users of Secure Download Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft sql server\110\sdk\assemblies\en
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{4A5667B2-5D13-46C2-85B5-9D46A6096F61}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 755 KB
Language: French (France)

Program filesFiles installed by Secure Download Manager

  • applimit.netsparkle.net40.dll (by Dirk Eisenberg) - NetSparkle
  • boxcontextmenuhandler.dll (by Box) - ContextMenuHandler (BoxContextMenuHandler)
  • boxcopyhookhandler.dll (by Box) - CopyHookHandler (BoxCopyHookHandler)
  • boxiconoverlayhandler.dll (by Box) - BoxDesktopOverlayIcon (BoxIconOverlayHandler)
  • boxsync.exe (by Box) - Box Sync
  • boxsynchelper.exe (by Box) - BoxSync (Box Sync Helper Process)
  • boxutils.dll (by Box) - BoxUtils
  • customaction.dll (by Org) - CustomAction
  • icsharpcode.sharpziplib.dll (by ICSharpCode.net) - #ZipLibrary (ICSharpCode.SharpZipLibrary)
  • newtonsoft.json.net20.dll (by Newtonsoft) - Newtonsoft Json.NET (Newtonsoft Json.NET .NET 2.0)
  • python.exe - Python for .NET (Python Console)
  • python.runtime.dll - Python.Runtime for Python 2.7
  • python27.dll (by Python Software Foundation) - Python (Python Core)
  • pythoncom27.dll
  • pythoncomloader27.dll
  • pywintypes27.dll
  • sqlite3.dll
  • zetalongpaths.dll (by zeta software GmbH) - Zeta Long Paths

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • boxcontextmenuhandler.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'BoxDesktop' with a class of {2BF1BC5C-AADF-4AB4-BA2E-1BC880371AE8}.
Startup File (User Run)
  • boxsync.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Box' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Box Sync\BoxSync.exe".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • boxsynchelper.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'BoxSyncHelper' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Box Sync\BoxSyncHelper.exe".
Network connections
  • boxsync.exe connects to (port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:96.53 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0002551757%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00017560%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00007958%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:15,476,670
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:45.89 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:1.89 KB
105.02 KB average
Memory:39.76 MB
Total CPU:0.0000809989%
Kernel CPU:0.00006255%
User CPU:0.00001845%
CPU cycles/sec:170,299
I/O reads/min:78 Bytes
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes

How do I remove Secure Download Manager?

Quickly and completely remove Secure Download Manager 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 Download Manager 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 Download Manager, 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 Download Manager.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win 7 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.74%
Windows 8 35.16%
Windows XP 1.94%
Windows Vista 1.12%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.48%
Windows 7 Professional 22.12%
Windows 8 Pro 11.25%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.39%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.38%
Windows 8 6.34%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.85% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.85%
  Germany 9.58%
  United Kingdom 3.25%
  Canada 3.13%
  Brazil 2.76%
  France 2.64%
  Netherlands 2.03%
  Poland 1.75%
  Italy 1.70%
  Spain 1.42%
  Sweden 1.26%
  Australia 1.22%
  Belgium 0.97%
  Portugal 0.97%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.31%
Dell 15.45%
ASUS 14.45%
Lenovo 11.41%
Acer 10.31%
Toshiba 6.49%
Samsung 4.82%
Sony 2.98%
American Megatrends 2.15%
Intel 1.62%
MSI 1.31%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.96%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.25%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.55%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.40%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 1.09%
Dell Inspiron N5010 0.93%


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