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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 #29,695
Reach 0.0053%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 31.99 days
943.75 days >
Average installed length: 495.87 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.4.7 100.00%

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SopCast 3.4.7

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 3.4.7 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 primary executable is named sopcast.exe. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 12.83 MB (13,457,916 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 21% of users of SopCast come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in Germany 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: 12.83 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SopCast 3.4.7

Program executable:sopcast.exe
Name:SopCast
SopCast Main Application
Path:C:\Program Files\sopcast\sopcast.exe
MD5:1a71ee0c7b0be67c627a54f340ded2af
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
  • Setup-SopCast-3.4.7-2011-11-23.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SopCast.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C32EA0DD-1AC8-42B6-B4F3-5AB3D11E1400}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • SopCast.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SopCast\SopCast.exe'.
  • sopvod.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SopCast\sopvod.exe'.

How do I remove SopCast?

Quickly and completely remove SopCast 3.4.7 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 3.4.7, 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) 67%
Win XP 3%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#29,695

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.33%
Windows Vista 12.00%
Windows XP 6.67%
Windows 8 4.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.67%
Windows 7 Professional 6.67%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.51% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 20.51%
  Germany 15.38%
  United States 11.54%
  Netherlands 5.13%
  Romania 5.13%
  BG 3.85%
  Vietnam 3.85%
  Finland 2.56%
  France 2.56%
  Greece 2.56%
  Ireland 2.56%
  Malaysia 2.56%
  CY 1.28%
  DK 1.28%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.44%
Acer 24.44%
ASUS 22.22%
Hewlett-Packard 13.33%
American Megatrends 6.67%
Toshiba 4.44%
Alienware 4.44%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook ... 3.51%
ASUSTeK K53SV 3.51%
Acer Aspire 5551 3.51%
Acer Aspire 4820G 1.75%
VIAK8_ AWRDACPI 1.75%
TOSHIBA SATELLITE P770 1.75%

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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