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Should I remove SopCast?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
21% remove it79% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,577
United States Rank #10,363
Reach 0.2769%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 28.13 days
829.86 days >
Average installed length: 436.03 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.5.0 100.00%

Other programs by SopCast.com

SopCast 3.5.0

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 c...  Read more

Overview

SopCast 3.5.0 is a software 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 programs's main executable is sopcast.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 3.98 MB of memory. The setup package generally installs about 13 files and is usually about 12.83 MB (13,453,296 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 17% of users of SopCast come from Germany, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Romania.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sopcast.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\sopcast
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\SopCast\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 12.83 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SopCast 3.5.0

Program executable:sopcast.exe
Name:SopCast
SopCast Main Application
Path:C:\Program Files\sopcast\sopcast.exe
MD5:89c6fd161a3d7feb941dec7a73b1cf01
Additional files:
  • sopocx.ocx - SopCore for live and demand streaming based on P2P technology.
  • Diagnose.exe
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SopCast.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{0FA674C0-E715-46B3-80E6-35DB9A818613}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • SopCast.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SopCast\SopCast.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 3.5.0 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 3.5.0, 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) 68%
Win 8 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#2,577

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.71%
Windows 8 11.27%
Windows XP 7.67%
Windows Vista 5.33%
Windows Server 2003 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.77%
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.22%
Windows 7 Professional 10.19%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.66%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.97%
Windows 8 Pro 2.32%

Distribution by countryGeography

16.63% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 16.63%
  United Kingdom 8.21%
  Romania 7.80%
  Spain 6.55%
  United States 6.42%
  Netherlands 4.95%
  Italy 3.34%
  Sweden 3.03%
  Israel 2.82%
  Russia 2.46%
  Hong Kong 2.05%
  Vietnam 1.97%
  MK 1.86%
  France 1.79%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 22.28%
Hewlett-Packard 21.12%
Dell 17.42%
ASUS 11.94%
GIGABYTE 10.34%
Toshiba 5.79%
Lenovo 4.41%
Samsung 2.94%
American Megatrends 1.69%
Medion 1.20%
Intel 0.85%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.10%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.42%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.77%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.25%
Acer Aspire 5750G 2.34%
Acer Aspire 5738 1.95%

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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