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4% remove it96% keep it
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WhenFinder is a program developed by Opera Software ASA. 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 WhenFinder.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 955.84 KB (978,780 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 80% of users of WhenFinder come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Local\WhenFinder
Uninstaller: wscript "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\WhenFinder\uninstall.vbs"
Estimated size: 955.84 KB

Program filesFiles installed by WhenFinder

Program executable:WhenFinder.exe
Name:Opera Internet Browser
Additional files:
  • WhenFinder.exe - Opera Internet Browser
  • uninstall.vbs
  • wf.js

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • WhenFinder.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F2F71F25-35DE-4F54-9C4A-739477B0E744}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • WhenFinder.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Opera\opera.exe'.

How do I remove WhenFinder?

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

Win XP 50%
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 50.00%
Windows 7 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 50.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  United Kingdom 20.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
American Megatrends 50.00%

About Opera Software ASA

Opera Software is known for its Opera sets of web browsers with millions worldwide users.
Publisher URL: www.opera.com


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