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Should I remove Skifta?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #23,600
United States Rank #18,210
Reach 0.0088%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 101.03 days
238.68 days >
Average installed length: 125.41 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.6.2.0 98.39%
1.0.0.27 1.61%

Skifta

Overview

Skifta is a program developed by skifta.com. The most used version is 2.6.2.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 Skifta.exe. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 8.96 MB (9,394,208 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 55% of users of Skifta come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.skifta.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Skifta
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Skifta\Uninstall Skifta.exe"
Estimated size: 8.96 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Skifta

Program executable:Skifta.exe
Name:InstallAnywhere
LaunchAnywhere
Path:C:\Program Files\Skifta\Skifta.exe
MD5:9ee1e0726e7819ddff79ce0fa1997466
  • Skifta.exe (by Flexera Software) - InstallAnywhere (LaunchAnywhere)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Skifta.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7B83786F-B45E-4144-88E6-FD64621B8EA3}' (runs on registration).
Service
  • Skifta.exe runs as a service named 'LexiCom' (LexiCom) "CLEO Secure File Transfer".

How do I remove Skifta?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win XP 2%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.20%
Windows 8 9.60%
Windows Vista 4.80%
Windows XP 2.40%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 51.61%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.32%
Windows 7 Professional 12.10%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.03%
Windows 8.1 3.23%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.23%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.13% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.13%
  United Kingdom 7.69%
  Canada 4.49%
  Germany 3.21%
  Brazil 2.56%
  France 2.56%
  Hungary 2.56%
  Belgium 1.92%
  Australia 1.92%
  Spain 1.28%
  Netherlands 1.28%
  Italy 1.28%
  Vietnam 0.64%
  Thailand 0.64%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.71%
Hewlett-Packard 19.28%
Acer 16.87%
GIGABYTE 7.23%
Toshiba 6.02%
ASUS 6.02%
Alienware 4.82%
Lenovo 4.82%
Samsung 4.82%
Gateway 2.41%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.96%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.97%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.97%
LENOVO IdeaPad Z580 1.98%
Samsung 550P5C/550P7C 1.98%
Dell Studio XPS 8000 1.98%

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