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Should I remove SnapShot?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,190
United States Rank #14,401
Reach 0.0165%


1.0.6 60.17%
1.0.5 17.32%
1.0.4 6.93%
1.0.3 14.72%
1.0.2 0.87%


What is SnapShot?  (from Bluefive software)

SnapShot is a no nonsense screen capturing tool that allows you to grab your desktop, window, or any part of the screen and save it as JPG or PNG (all the usual popular formats are available) or send it straight to your favorite editor, for further editing. You can also send screen captures as an attachment with the bu...  Read more


SnapShot is a program developed by Bluefive software. The most used version is 1.0.6, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The main program executable is snapshot.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 1.44 MB (1,514,899 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 49% of users of SnapShot come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: bluefive.pair.com
Help link: bluefive.pair.com/faq.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SnapShot\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SnapShot\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.44 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SnapShot

Program executable:snapshot.exe
Screen Capture Tool
Path:C:\Program Files\snapshot\snapshot.exe
Additional files:
  • setup.exe - SnapShot (SnapShot Setup)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • SnapShot.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SnapShot' and executes as "C:\Program Files\SnapShot\SnapShot.exe".

How do I remove SnapShot?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.97%
Windows 8 23.50%
Windows XP 9.40%
Windows Vista 8.12%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.47%
Windows 7 Professional 13.42%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.82%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.52%
Windows 8.1 7.36%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.49%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.93% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.93%
  United Kingdom 5.71%
  France 5.36%
  Canada 5.36%
  Belgium 2.86%
  Australia 2.86%
  Italy 2.50%
  Germany 2.14%
  Spain 1.79%
  Netherlands 1.79%
  South Africa 1.43%
  India 1.43%
  Slovenia 1.07%
  Poland 1.07%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.30%
Dell 26.03%
Acer 15.75%
ASUS 7.53%
Toshiba 6.16%
American Megatrends 1.37%
Sony 0.68%
Packard Bell 0.68%
Intel 0.68%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.15%
HP ProBook 4740s 3.85%
eMachines EL1352G 2.31%
ASUSTeK K54C 2.31%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.31%

Publisher URL: bluefive.pair.com


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