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Should I remove SoftEther VPN Client Manager?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #44,862
Reach 0.0020%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.64 days
100.01 days >
Average installed length: 52.55 days


4.19.9599 3.57%
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4.18.9570 7.14%
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4.15.9546 7.14%
4.14.9530 3.57%
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4.12.9514 7.14%
4.10.9505 3.57%
4.10.9473 17.86%
4.09.9451 10.71%
4.06.9437 10.71%
4.05.9423 3.57%
4.04.9412 3.57%
4.03.9411 7.14%

SoftEther VPN Client Manager


SoftEther VPN Client Manager is a program developed by SoftEther Project. The most used version is 4.10.9473, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 21.95 MB (23,021,409 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 26% of users of SoftEther VPN Client Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Malaysia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: selinks.org
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\softether vpn client manager
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client Manager\vpnsetup.exe"
Estimated size: 21.95 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SoftEther VPN Client Manager

  • vpncmd.exe - SoftEther VPN
  • vpncmd_x64.exe
  • vpncmgr.exe
  • vpncmgr_x64.exe
  • vpnsetup.exe
  • vpnsetup_x64.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • vpncmgr_x64.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named SoftEther VPN Client Manager Startup.
4 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • vpncmgr_x64.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpncmgr_x64.exe'.
  • vpncmd_x64.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpncmd_x64.exe'.
  • vpncmgr.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpncmgr.exe'.
  • vpncmd.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SoftEther VPN Client\vpncmd.exe'.

How do I remove SoftEther VPN Client Manager?

Quickly and completely remove SoftEther VPN Client 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 SoftEther VPN Client 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 SoftEther VPN Client 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 SoftEther VPN Client Manager.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 7 18%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.43%
Windows 8 28.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.57%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.43%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.71%
Windows 8.1 7.14%
Windows 10 Enterprise 3.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.47% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.47%
  France 17.65%
  Malaysia 5.88%
  Germany 5.88%
  DZ 5.88%
  Taiwan 2.94%
  MA 2.94%
  Netherlands 2.94%
  Argentina 2.94%
  Saudi Arabia 2.94%
  Finland 2.94%
  Venezuela 2.94%
  Sweden 2.94%
  IQ 2.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 29.63%
Dell 25.93%
Hewlett-Packard 18.52%
Samsung 7.41%
ASUS 7.41%
Lenovo 3.70%
Common models
HP Compaq dc7900 Small Fo... 4.17%
ASUSTeK X451CAP 4.17%
Gigabyte EX58-EXTREME 4.17%
Dell Inspiron 7520 4.17%
ASUSTeK K53U 4.17%
Acer Aspire XC600 4.17%


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