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6% remove it94% keep it
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VersionDistribution 16.67% 33.33% 16.67% 16.67% 16.67%

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Sharin'Hood is a program developed by P2PHood. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. 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 sharin'hood.exe. The software installer includes 42 files and is usually about 25.42 MB (26,653,781 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 90% of users of Sharin'Hood come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.P2PHood.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sharin'Hood
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Sharin'Hood\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 25.42 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Sharin'Hood

Program executable:sharin'hood.exe
Sharin'Hood File Sharing
Path:C:\Program Files\sharin'hood\sharin'hood.exe
Additional files:
  • sharing-hood-setup [1].exe - Sharin'Hood
  • sharing-hood-setup.exe
  • uninstall.exe
  • MediaImageServices.dll - Media Image Services Plugin
  • RazaWebHook.dll
  • unrar.dll (by Alexander Roshal) - RAR decompression library
  • 7ZipBuilder.dll - 7-Zip Builder
  • BugTrap.dll (by IntelleSoft) - BugTrap dynamic link library
  • bzlib.dll (by Julian Seward) - bzlib DLL
  • DocumentReader.dll - SharinHood Document Reader Plugin
  • geoip.dll (by MaxMind) - GeoIP Dynamic Link Library
  • GFLImageServices.dll - GFL Image Service Plugin
  • GFLLibraryBuilder.dll - GFL Library Builder Plugin
  • HashLib.dll - HashLib DLL
  • ImageViewer.dll - SharinHood Image Viewer Plugin
  • MediaImageServices.exe
  • MediaLibraryBuilder.exe - Media Library Builder Plugin
  • MediaPlayer.exe - SharinHood Media Player
  • Preview.dll - SharinHood Preview Plugin
  • RARBuilder.dll - RAR Builder
  • RatDVDReader.dll - SharinHood RatDVD Reader Plugin
  • RazaWebHook32.dll - SharinHood Web Download Hook
  • RegExp.dll - Regular Expression Library
  • SearchExport.dll - Search Export plugin for SharinHood
  • Skin.exe - SharinHood Skin Installer
  • SkinScanSKS.dll - SharinHood Skin Metadata Extractor
  • SWFPlugin.dll - SWF Library Builder & Image Service Plugins
  • TorrentWizard.exe - SharinHood Torrent Wizard
  • VirusTotal.dll - VirusTotal plugin for SharinHood
  • WindowsThumbnail.exe - Windows Thumbnail plugin for SharinHood
  • ZIPBuilder.dll - ZIP Builder
  • zlibwapi.dll (by Jean-loup Gailly & Mark Adler) - zlib data compression library
  • UpdateApp.exe - UpdateApp
  • libgfl340.dll (by XnView) - GFL SDK
  • 7zxa.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Standalone Extracting Plugin)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • RazaWebHook32.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'SharinHood Web Download Hook' with the class of {0EEDB912-C5FA-486F-8334-57288578C627}.
Scheduled Task
  • UpdateApp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E6C512E0-010D-499D-A8C8-2C5B27C74A70}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Sharin'Hood?

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

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Sharin'Hood you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Google Chrome

Win 8 67%
Win 7 (SP1) 33%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 66.67%
Windows 7 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Windows 8 16.67%
Windows 8.1 16.67%
Windows 8.1 Connected 16.67%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

90.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 90.00%
  Germany 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 75.00%
ASUS 25.00%
Common models
MAXDATA Favorit 5000I 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 16.67%
Samsung 355V4C/355V4X/355... 16.67%
ASUSTeK CG1330 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard G5320nl 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq 15... 16.67%


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