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43% remove it57% keep it
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1.2.0 13.64%
1.1.9 45.45%
1.1.8 13.64%
1.1.6 4.55%
1.1.5 4.55%
1.1.3 4.55%
1.1.2 9.09%
1.1.1 4.55%

Syrius Updater


Syrius Updater is a program developed by Performance Products. The most used version is 1.1.9, with over 98% of all installations currently using this 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 syriusupdater.exe. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 492 KB (503,808 bytes). SyriusUpdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 78% of users of Syrius Updater come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in the United States and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.snooperneo.co.uk
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Syrius Updater\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{964A0E79-160F-4F5F-97D0-9C03CFA434FA}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 492 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Syrius Updater

Program executable:syriusupdater.exe
Name:Syrius Updater
Path:C:\Program Files\syrius updater\syriusupdater.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • SyriusUpdater.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Syrius Updater\SyriusUpdater.exe'.

How do I remove Syrius Updater?

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Or, you can uninstall Syrius Updater 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 Syrius Updater, 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 Syrius Updater.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista (SP2) 9%
Uninstall it 43%
Keep it 57%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.09%
Windows 8 18.18%
Windows XP 13.64%
Windows Vista 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.45%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.64%
Windows 7 Professional 9.09%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.09%
Windows 10 Pro 4.55%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.78% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 77.78%
  United States 18.52%
  Germany 3.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Toshiba 11.11%
American Megatrends 11.11%
ASUS 5.56%
Dell 5.56%
Medion 5.56%
Sony 5.56%
Intel 5.56%
Samsung 5.56%
Common models
Samsung R530/R730 6.67%
MEDION MS-7800 6.67%
Gigabyte GA-MA770T-UD3P 6.67%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.67%


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