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Should I remove WinGuard Pro 2016?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
18% remove it82% keep it
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

WinGuard Pro 2016


WinGuard Pro 2016 is a program developed by Christopher Homer. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is wgengine.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 1.18 MB (1,235,467 bytes). PRUpdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 8. The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.WinGuardPro.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\winguard\winguard10\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{E48B21B6-8611-4B86-9958-E12C9E3E0934}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.18 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by WinGuard Pro 2016

Program executable:wgengine.exe
Name:WinGuard Pro 2016
Path:C:\Program Files\winguard\winguard10\wgengine.exe
Additional files:
  • winguard.exe (by WinGuard Pro Ltd) - WinGuard Pro 2016
  • PRUpdate.exe - PRUpdate (PR Update Utility)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • wgengine.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'winguard' which loads as C:\Program Files\winguard\winguard10\wgengine.exe.

How do I remove WinGuard Pro 2016?

Quickly and completely remove WinGuard Pro 2016 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall WinGuard Pro 2016 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 WinGuard Pro 2016, 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 WinGuard Pro 2016.

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 18%
Keep it 82%
Windows 8

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%


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