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1% remove it99% keep it
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VersionDistribution 42.86% 14.29% 42.86%

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X3Watch PRO

What is X3Watch PRO?  (from McAfee)

X3watch PRO is an accountability software program helping with online integrity that works on both PC and MAC platforms (even Windows 8). Whenever you access a website that contains inappropriate or pornographic material, the program records the site, time, and date you visited. A person of your choice (an accountabili...  Read more


X3Watch PRO is a software program developed by McAfee. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 primary executable is named x3watchpro.exe. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 61.43 MB (64,412,230 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.x3watch.com/x3watchpro.html
Help link: www.xxxchurch.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Internet Content Filter
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{E8625250-6F20-4A37-B5D2-9058AFAF7719}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 61.43 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by X3Watch PRO

Program executable:x3watchpro.exe
Name:X3Watch PRO
X3Watch PRO Client Application
Path:C:\Program Files\internet content filter\x3watchpro.exe
Additional files:
  • mfeicfcore.dll - McAfee Internet Content Filter Core Interface Dynamic Link Library
  • mfewinrtshim.dll - McAfee Internet Content Filter WinRT Shim Dynamic Link Library
  • mfeicfcore.exe - McAfee Internet Content Filter Core Service
  • LangSel.dll - McAfee Language Selector (McAfee Language Selection Library)
  • SEConf.exe - X3Watch PRO (X3Watch PRO Configuration Tool)
  • UpdateService.exe - X3Watch PRO Update Service
  • x3watchloc_en.dll - X3Watch PRO Localization Resource File

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • UpdateService.exe runs as a service named 'McAfee Internet Content Filter Update Service' (mfeicfupdate) "Updating service for the parental controls software.".
  • mfeicfcore.exe runs as a service named 'McAfee Internet Content Filter Core Service' (mfeicfcore) "McAfee Internet Content Filter core service".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • X3WatchPRO.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ICF' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Internet Content Filter\X3watchPRO.exe".

How do I remove X3Watch PRO?

Quickly and completely remove X3Watch PRO from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall X3Watch PRO 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 X3Watch PRO, 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 X3Watch PRO.

Win 7 (SP1) 86%
Win 7 14%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 100.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 85.71%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

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

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Lenovo 16.67%
ASUS 16.67%
Common models
MSI MS-7786 14.29%
LENOVO 2847D2U 14.29%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 14.29%
Dell XPS 8300 14.29%
Dell Vostro 3500 14.29%
Compaq-Presario NP185AA-A... 14.29%

About McAfee

McAfee, a subsidiary of Intel Corporation, is a dedicated security technology company that delivers proactive solutions and services to help secure systems, networks, and mobile devices.
Publisher URL: www.mcafee.com


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