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4% remove it96% keep it
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ZipGenius 6


ZipGenius 6 is a program developed by Wininizio.it Software. 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. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is zipgenius.exe. The software installer includes 35 files and is usually about 16.96 MB (17,779,140 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 33% of users of ZipGenius 6 come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.zipgenius.it
Help link: forum.zipgenius.it
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ZipGenius 6\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ZipGenius 6\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 16.96 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ZipGenius 6

Program executable:zipgenius.exe
Name:ZipGenius 6
Path:C:\Program Files\zipgenius 6\zipgenius.exe
Additional files:
  • msend.exe - ZG Mapi Interface (Mail Sender for ZipGenius)
  • contmenu.dll - ZipGenius 6 (32 bit context menu for ZipGenius)
  • drophandler.dll - ContMenu (ZG DropHandler Shell Extension)
  • zg.exe - command line module for ZipGenius
  • upx.exe (by The UPX Team http://upx.sf.net) - UPX (UPX executable packer)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • zgres.dll
  • cz2open.exe (by The ZipGenius Team) - CZIP2 Opener Tools (ZGTool for CZIP2-encrypted CZIP archives)
  • zgtips.dll (by M.Dev Software) - InfoTip Shell Extension for ZipGenius

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • contmenu.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'XXX Groove GFS Context Menu Handler XXX' with a class of {6C467336-8281-4E60-8204-430CED96822D}.
Scheduled Task
  • zipgenius.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{2C882545-7A0C-43D7-A12E-622297F55DAE}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • contmenu.dll is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\WINDOWS\Temp\~os3BB.tmp\rlvknlg.exe'.

How do I remove ZipGenius 6?

Quickly and completely remove ZipGenius 6 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ZipGenius 6 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 ZipGenius 6, 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 ZipGenius 6.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.93%
Windows 8 23.35%
Windows XP 9.14%
Windows Vista 5.58%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.04%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.21%
Windows 7 Professional 9.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.14%
Windows 8.1 7.61%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.48% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.48%
  Italy 26.24%
  Germany 8.14%
  United Kingdom 6.33%
  Canada 3.17%
  Poland 2.26%
  Australia 1.81%
  France 1.81%
  Sweden 1.81%
  Brazil 1.36%
  United Arab Emirates 0.90%
  India 0.90%
  Netherlands 0.90%
  Peru 0.90%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 20.33%
ASUS 19.51%
Hewlett-Packard 18.70%
Dell 15.45%
Toshiba 7.32%
Lenovo 4.07%
American Megatrends 3.25%
Sahara 3.25%
Medion 2.44%
Samsung 2.44%
MSI 1.63%
Common models
ASUSTeK K55A 3.70%
Acer Aspire 5920G 1.85%
ASUSTeK K54C 1.85%
ASUSTeK K53SV 1.85%
Dell Latitude E6410 1.85%
Acer Aspire 5738 1.85%


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