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Should I remove gSyncit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,570
United States Rank #5,913
Reach 0.0640%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.72 days
359.02 days >
Average installed length: 188.64 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
4.2.97 0.11%
4.1.65 0.78%
4.1.64 0.11%
4.1.60 0.11%
4.1.56 0.45%
4.1.50 0.56%
4.1.42 1.45%
4.1.40 0.33%
4.1.39 0.22%
4.1.38 0.11%
4.1.35 3.12%
4.1.25 0.33%
4.1.23 0.11%
4.1.20 0.11%
4.1.16 0.56%
4.1.12 0.11%
4.0.703 0.67%
4.0.702 0.33%
4.0.663 0.33%
4.0.659 0.22%
4.0.658 0.11%
4.0.655 0.22%
4.0.653 0.11%
4.0.645 0.22%
4.0.644 2.01%
4.0.642 0.45%
4.0.641 0.11%
4.0.636 0.45%
4.0.621 1.56%
4.0.611 0.11%
4.0.608 2.34%
4.0.606 0.56%
4.0.576 0.22%
4.0.573 0.22%
4.0.572 0.56%
4.0.568 2.34%
4.0.567 0.11%
4.0.566 0.56%
4.0.564 0.78%
4.0.563 0.33%
4.0.559 0.11%
4.0.553 0.67%
4.0.546 0.45%
4.0.536 1.78%
4.0.532 0.11%
4.0.528 0.33%
4.0.521 0.56%
4.0.520 0.22%
4.0.519 0.11%
4.0.516 0.45%
4.0.500 0.22%
210 versions

gSyncit

Overview

gSyncit is a software program developed by Fieldston Software. The most common release is 4.1.35, with over 67% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 setup package is about 4.62 MB (4,847,104 bytes) when donwloaded. 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 55% of users of gSyncit come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\trend micro\hijackthis
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{42226108-1887-4B4B-A8A4-D985D8679493}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.62 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by gSyncit

  • hijackthis.exe (by Trend Micro) - HijackThis

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • hijackthis.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D56661CB-6A30-414B-ABF7-3EFF99E22119}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • hijackthis.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'HijackThis startup scan' and executes as C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\HiJackThis\HijackThis.exe /startupscan.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • hijackthis.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\HiJackThis\HiJackThis.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

hijackthis.exe
Memory:4.26 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0352465767%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.02021257%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.01503401%
0.015104% average
I/O reads/min:738 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:21 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove gSyncit?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 7 1%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.90%
Windows 8 41.31%
Windows Vista 1.45%
Windows XP 1.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 23.38%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.36%
Windows 8.1 11.63%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.07%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.95%
Windows 10 Pro 3.69%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.40% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.40%
  Germany 11.95%
  United Kingdom 4.78%
  France 3.10%
  Canada 3.01%
  Netherlands 2.39%
  Austria 1.68%
  Italy 1.68%
  Switzerland 1.59%
  Israel 1.50%
  Australia 1.50%
  Taiwan 0.97%
  Belgium 0.97%
  Japan 0.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.33%
Hewlett-Packard 27.08%
Lenovo 8.70%
ASUS 8.70%
Acer 7.74%
GIGABYTE 5.80%
Toshiba 4.84%
Samsung 4.26%
Intel 1.55%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.34%
ASUS All Series 3.20%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.20%
Microsoft Corporation Sur... 2.49%
LENOVO 20175 2.14%
ASUSTeK UX31E 2.14%

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