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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,338
United States Rank #17,302
Reach 0.1061%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.51 days
310.15 days >
Average installed length: 162.96 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
0.0.3.5 10.60%

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Zona

Overview

Zona is a software program developed by Zondervan. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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. The programs's main executable is zona.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 106.85 MB of memory. It also includes a system tray icon that is displayed in the notifications area while the program is running. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 15.85 MB (16,624,391 bytes). The installed file ZonaUpdater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 43% of users of Zona come from Russia, it is also popular in UA and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\zona
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Zona\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 15.85 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Zona

Program executable:zona.exe
Signed by:Destiny Media
Path:C:\Program Files\zona\zona.exe
MD5:4e4fecd521ae80d05c4bbda0b07aeb68
Taskbar:Displays an icon in the notification area
Additional files:
  • jre_packed.exe (by Zona Team) - Packed JRE (Zona)
  • ZonaUpdater.exe (by Destiny Media) - Zona updater
  • uninstall.exe
  • zreg.dll
  • zreg64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Zona.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F9231E4B-378B-44C1-A9E1-9BBBA471FF40}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • Zona.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Zona' and executes as C:\Program Files\Zona\Zona.exe /MINIMIZED.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Zona.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Zona' which loads as C:\Program Files\Zona\Zona.exe /MINIMIZED.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Zona.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Zona\Zona.exe'.
Network connections
  • Zona.exe connects to net-62-183-85-187.kbrnet.ru (62.183.85.187 port 8559).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

zona.exe
Memory:106.85 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0044860733%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00261356%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00187252%
0.015104% average
Switches/sec:119
70 average
I/O reads/min:11.94 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:1.89 KB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Zona?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 8 0%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.83%
Windows 8 33.33%
Windows XP 5.50%
Windows Vista 1.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 32.44%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.75%
Windows 7 Home Basic 7.52%
Windows 7 Professional 7.32%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.11%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.51%

Distribution by countryGeography

43.20% of installs come from Russia
Which countries install it?
  Russia 43.20%
  UA 14.35%
  United States 6.63%
  Kazakstan 3.62%
  MA 2.05%
  Israel 1.98%
  BY 1.85%
  DZ 1.85%
  United Kingdom 1.44%
  Italy 1.23%
  AZ 1.23%
  Lithuania 1.16%
  Germany 1.09%
  Saudi Arabia 1.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 18.78%
Acer 18.11%
ASUS 15.44%
GIGABYTE 11.11%
Dell 9.78%
Lenovo 9.11%
Samsung 8.89%
Toshiba 3.89%
Alienware 2.33%
American Megatrends 1.44%
MSI 1.11%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.26%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.18%
ASUS All Series 3.67%
LENOVO HuronRiver Platfor... 3.67%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 1.94%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.94%


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