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Should I remove WinAutomation?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,455
United States Rank #21,146
Reach 0.0069%

Versions

VersionDistribution
5.0.4.3995 5.15%
5.0.3.3954 4.12%
5.0.2.3920 3.09%
5.0.1.3787 23.71%
5.0.0.3654 2.06%
4.0.5.2714 8.25%
4.0.4.2093 14.43%
4.0.3.1892 2.06%
4.0.2.1546 4.12%
4.0.0.1256 3.09%

WinAutomation

Overview

WinAutomation is a program developed by Softomotive Ltd. The most used version is 5.0.1.3787, with over 78% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 software installer includes 58 files and is usually about 42.44 MB (44,503,029 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 52% of users of WinAutomation come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.WinAutomation.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\WinAutomation
Uninstaller: "C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\{873972E4-28BD-42AA-9D26-95AA5B2E7D7C}\WinAutomationSetup.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 42.44 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WinAutomation

  • Start WinAutomation Service.exe - WinAutomation (Start WinAutomation Service)
  • Start WinAutomation Serviceold.exe
  • Stop WinAutomation Service.exe - Stop WinAutomation Service
  • WinAutomation.Actions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.ClipboardActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.ClipboardActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.Conditionals.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.Conditionals
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.CustomDialogAction.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.CustomDialogAction
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.DatabaseActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.DatabaseActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.DateTimeActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.DateTimeActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.DisplayActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.DisplayActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.EmailActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.EmailActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.ExcelActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.ExcelActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.FileFolderActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.FileFolderActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.FtpActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.FtpActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.MouseAndKeyboardActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.MouseAndKeyboardActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.ServicesActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.ServicesActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.SystemActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.SystemActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.TextActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.TextActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.UIAutomationActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.WebAutomationActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.VariablesActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.VariablesActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.WaitActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.WaitActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.WebActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.WebActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.WebAutomationActions.dll
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.WinAutomationActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.WinAutomationActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.WindowsActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.WindowsActions
  • WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.ZipActions.dll - WinAutomation.Actions.Runtime.ZipActions
  • WinAutomation.Console.exe - WinAutomation.Console
  • WinAutomation.DIAgent.exe - WinAutomation.DIAgent
  • WinAutomation.JobDesigner.dll - WinAutomation.JobDesigner
  • WinAutomation.JobRunner.dll - WinAutomation.JobRunner
  • WinAutomation.MacroRecorder.exe - Macro Recorder
  • WinAutomation.MacroRecorderHook.dll - WinAutomation.MacroRecorderHook
  • WinAutomation.ServiceAgent.exe - WinAutomation.ServiceAgent
  • WinAutomation.Shared.CustomDialogDesigner.dll - WinAutomation.CustomDialogDesigner
  • WinAutomation.Shared.dll - WinAutomation.Shared
  • WinAutomation.Shared.Runtime.dll - WinAutomation.Shared.Runtime
  • WinAutomation.Shared.Runtime.IMAPLib.dll - WinAutomation.Shared.Runtime.IMAPLib
  • WinAutomation.Triggers.dll - WinAutomation.Triggers
  • WinAutomationController.exe - WinAutomationController
  • edtFTPnetPRO.dll (by Enterprise Distributed Technologies) - edtFTPnetPRO (edtFTPnetPRO for .NET 2.0+)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • WinAutomation.ServiceAgent.exe runs as a service named 'WinAutomation Service' (WinAutomation Service) "This service controls the execution of WinAutomation Jobs".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • WinAutomation.DIAgent.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'WinAutomation Agent' which loads as C:\Program Files\WinAutomation\WinAutomation.DIAgent.exe.

How do I remove WinAutomation?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.95%
Windows 8 23.71%
Windows XP 7.22%
Windows Vista 4.12%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.87%
Windows 7 Professional 23.71%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.28%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.22%
Windows 8.1 5.15%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.15%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.07% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.07%
  United Kingdom 5.79%
  Canada 4.13%
  Germany 2.48%
  India 2.48%
  Australia 1.65%
  IQ 1.65%
  Switzerland 1.65%
  Romania 1.65%
  Finland 1.65%
  Argentina 1.65%
  Italy 1.65%
  Israel 1.65%
  Vietnam 1.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.44%
Hewlett-Packard 23.44%
ASUS 14.06%
Lenovo 10.94%
GIGABYTE 7.81%
Samsung 6.25%
Toshiba 4.69%
Acer 3.13%
Sony 1.56%
American Megatrends 1.56%
Intel 1.56%
Apple 1.56%
Common models
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ASUSTeK K52F 2.60%
LENOVO 3493DEG 2.60%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.60%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.60%
LENOVO Lenovo 3000 ... 1.30%

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