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3% remove it97% keep it
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1.1.6 80.00%
1.1.5 20.00%

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Steganos Internet Anonym VPN

What is Steganos Internet Anonym VPN?  (from Steganos GmbH)

Steganos Internet Anonym VPN is one of the most popular and most used Steganos products. Thanks to state-of-the-art encryption technology, you can move through the internet anonymously, undetected and protected from hackers. The brand-new Steganos Online Shield VPN brings together proven functions from Steganos Interne...  Read more


Steganos Internet Anonym VPN is a software program developed by Steganos GmbH. The most common release is 1.1.6, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The setup package generally installs about 30 files and is usually about 59.34 MB (62,221,494 bytes). The installed file SteganosUpdater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 50% of users of Steganos Internet Anonym VPN come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.steganos.com/us/products/vpn/internet-anonym/overview
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\steganos internet anonym vpn
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Steganos Internet Anonym VPN\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 59.34 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Steganos Internet Anonym VPN

  • uninstall.exe - Steganos Internet Anonym VPN
  • AVPNStarter.exe
  • stc.exe
  • SteganosUpdater.exe
  • Trace.exe
  • VPNClient.exe
  • VPNClientConsole.exe
  • VPNClientNotifyTray.exe
  • wxbase28uh_net_vc.dll (by wxWidgets development team) - wxWidgets (wxWidgets for MSW)
  • wxbase28uh_vc.dll (by wxWidgets development team)
  • wxbase28uh_xml_vc.dll
  • wxmsw28uh_adv_vc.dll
  • wxmsw28uh_core_vc.dll
  • wxmsw28uh_gizmos_vc.dll
  • wxmsw28uh_html_vc.dll
  • python24.dll (by Python Software Foundation) - Python (Python Core)
  • RenameTAP.exe
  • ResetPendingMoves.exe
  • ServiceControl.exe
  • toggleds.exe
  • VMNS_EnableForTap.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • AVPNStarter.exe runs as a service named 'Steganos Anonym VPN Starter Service' (AVPNStarter) "Controls activation and deactivation of Anonym VPN Connections.".

How do I remove Steganos Internet Anonym VPN?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista (SP2) 40%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.00%
Windows Vista 40.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 40.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  Germany 37.50%
  France 12.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 50.00%
Hewlett-Packard 25.00%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7358 25.00%
MEDIONPC MS-7646 25.00%
Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD4P 25.00%
HP-Pavilion WC960AA-ABF p... 25.00%

About (from Steganos GmbH)

Steganos’ advanced encryption options make hiding photos, documents and contact data easy — an invaluable tool when you consider how many laptops are lost or stolen everyday.
Publisher URL: www.steganos.com


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