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Should I remove Sharest?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0003%

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.8.0.0 25.00%
3.7.0.0 25.00%
3.0.0.0 25.00%
2.5.0.0 25.00%

Sharest

What is Sharest?  (from Sharest)

Sharest is a fast, all-embracing p2p tool, designed for easy and secure downloading. It has great connecting capabilities and a high overall performance. The program helps you find and grab the movies, songs, games or other types of files, from the p2p networks with great accuracy and lets you to specify fields for tit...  Read more

Overview

Sharest is a program developed by Sharest. The most used version is 3.8.0.0, 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is sharest.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 13.8 MB (14,474,560 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 63% of users of Sharest come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Lithuania.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sharest.com/features.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sharest
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Sharest\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 13.8 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Sharest

Program executable:sharest.exe
Name:Sharest
Path:C:\Program Files\sharest\sharest.exe
MD5:6ff09de56a94c8827da24834a860b069
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - Sharest
  • Sharest.dll (by ProNetSharing) - LimeWire Music Dynamic Link Library (ProNetSharing Dynamic Link Library)
  • UpdateApp.exe - UpdateApp
  • GenericWindowsUtils.dll
  • WindowsV5PlusUtils.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UpdateApp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E6C512E0-010D-499D-A8C8-2C5B27C74A70}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Sharest.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Sharest\Sharest.exe'.

How do I remove Sharest?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 8 25%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
 
COUNTRY POPULARITY
62.50%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows XP 25.00%
Windows 8 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 25.00%
Windows 7 Professional 25.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.50%
  Canada 25.00%
  Lithuania 12.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 66.67%
Intel 33.33%
Common models
Dell XPS 8500 25.00%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 25.00%
FUJITSU SIEMENS AMILO L S... 25.00%
Dell Computer Dimension 3... 25.00%

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