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Should I remove SopCast?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,076
United States Rank #20,276
Reach 0.0488%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.93 days
764.99 days >
Average installed length: 401.94 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.4.0 100.00%

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SopCast 3.4.0

What is SopCast?  (from SopCast.com)

SopCast is a simple, free way to broadcast video and audio or watch the video and listen to radio on the Internet. Adopting P2P(Peer-to-Peer) technology, It is very efficient and easy to use. Let anyone become a broadcaster without the costs of a powerful server and vast bandwidth. You can build your own TV stations co...  Read more

Overview

SopCast 3.4.0 is a program developed by SopCast.com. 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 sopcast.exe. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 8.71 MB (9,129,548 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 19% of users of SopCast come from Germany, it is also popular in France and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sopcast.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\sopcast
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\SopCast\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 8.71 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SopCast 3.4.0

Program executable:sopcast.exe
Name:SopCast
SopCast Main Application
Path:C:\Program Files\sopcast\sopcast.exe
MD5:c4b40d1e3b2bb92ef959a602766b32fa
Additional files:
  • sopocx.ocx - SopCore for live and demand streaming based on P2P technology.
  • Diagnose.exe
  • sopvod.exe
  • uninst.exe
  • dbghelp.dll (by Microsoft) - Windows Image Helper
  • IPCamD.ocx - IPCamD ActiveX Control Module

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SopCast.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{0FA674C0-E715-46B3-80E6-35DB9A818613}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • SopCast.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program\SopCast\SopCast.exe'.
  • sopvod.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SopCast\sopvod.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

SopCast.exe
Memory:3.98 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0177180464%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.01348211%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00423593%
0.015104% average
Switches/sec:3
70 average

How do I remove SopCast?

Quickly and completely remove SopCast 3.4.0 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall SopCast 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 SopCast 3.4.0, 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 SopCast.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#9,076

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 74.31%
Windows XP 10.80%
Windows Vista 7.74%
Windows 8 7.15%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.94%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.37%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.82%
Windows 7 Professional 8.48%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.26%
Windows 8.1 1.46%

Distribution by countryGeography

18.70% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 18.70%
  France 10.43%
  United States 9.86%
  Romania 9.28%
  United Kingdom 8.26%
  Netherlands 5.80%
  MA 4.20%
  Sweden 2.90%
  Italy 2.03%
  Belgium 1.59%
  Spain 1.59%
  Finland 1.59%
  Canada 1.45%
  Poland 1.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.61%
Hewlett-Packard 23.83%
Dell 15.80%
ASUS 9.84%
GIGABYTE 6.74%
Toshiba 5.44%
Samsung 4.66%
Medion 3.63%
Lenovo 2.07%
Sahara 1.30%
American Megatrends 1.04%
Intel 1.04%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.06%
Dell Inspiron N5010 3.55%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.05%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.05%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 3.05%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.54%

About (from SopCast.com)

SoP is the abbreviation for Streaming over P2P. Sopcast is a Streaming Direct Broadcasting System based on P2P.
Publisher URL: www.sopcast.com

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