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3% remove it97% keep it
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WinZip Disk Tools


WinZip Disk Tools is a program developed by WinZip Computing. 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 main program executable is wzdisktools.exe. The software installer includes 27 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 67% of users of WinZip Disk Tools come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: systemtools.winzip.com/wzdt/help.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\WinZip Disk Tools\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\WinZip Disk Tools\unins000.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by WinZip Disk Tools

Program executable:wzdisktools.exe
Name:WinZip Disk Tools
Disk Tools - WinZip Disk Tools
Path:C:\Program Files\winzip disk tools\wzdisktools.exe
Additional files:
  • wzdtDefragSrv64.exe - WinZip(r) Disk Tools (Disk Tools - Defrag Service)
  • AsInvoker.exe - WinZip Disk Tools (Disk Tools - UAC Launcher)
  • asores.dll
  • HighestAvailable.exe
  • KillwzdtProcesses.exe - Disk Tools - Install Helper
  • RequireAdministrator.exe
  • wzdtDefragServiceManager.exe
  • wzdtDefragSrv.exe
  • wzdtHelper.dll
  • wzdtsys.dll
  • asohtm.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • atl90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (ATL Module for Windows (Unicode))
  • MFC90CHS.dll (by Microsoft) - MFC Language Specific Resources
  • MFC90CHT.dll
  • MFC90DEU.dll
  • MFC90ENU.dll
  • MFC90ESN.dll
  • MFC90ESP.dll
  • MFC90FRA.dll
  • MFC90ITA.dll
  • MFC90JPN.dll
  • MFC90KOR.dll
  • mfc90u.dll - MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version
  • msvcp90.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr90.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • wzdtDefragSrv64.exe runs as a service named 'wzdtDiskOptimizer' (wzdtDiskOptimizer).

How do I remove WinZip Disk Tools?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 8 33%
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 66.67%
Windows 8 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 66.67%
Windows 8.1 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  Canada 16.67%
  France 16.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 66.67%
Alienware 33.33%
Common models
Dell Vostro V131 33.33%
Dell Inspiron 5735 33.33%
Alienware Alienware X51 33.33%

About WinZip Computing

WinZip is a file archiver and compressor for Windows developed by WinZip Computing.
Publisher URL: www.winzip.com


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