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What is imsafer?  (from Crisp Thinking)

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imsafer is a software program developed by Crisp Thinking. 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 imsc.exe. The setup package generally installs about 23 files and is usually about 21.73 MB (22,786,833 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows Vista (SP2). Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.crispthinking.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\imsafer
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\imsafer\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 21.73 MB

Program filesFiles installed by imsafer

Program executable:imsc.exe
Name:IMSafer Windows Client
IMSafer Child Protection Client
Path:C:\Program Files\imsafer\bin\imsc.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe - imsafer Setup Wizard
  • aimplugin.dll - ImSafer Windows Client (AIM Plugin)
  • imslive.exe - IMSafer Windows Client (IMSafer Child Protection Client)
  • chatfilterlib.dll - Crisp Client (Chat filter common library)
  • facebook.dll - Facebook protocol decoder
  • google.dll - Google protocol decoder
  • icq.dll - ICQ protocol decoder
  • irc.dll - IRC protocol decoder
  • jabber.dll - Jabber protocol decoder
  • meebo.dll - Meebo protocol decoder
  • msn.dll - MSN protocol decoder
  • myspace.dll - Myspace protocol decoder
  • icudt36.dll (by IBM and others) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • icuin36.dll (by IBM and others) - IBM ICU I18N DLL
  • icuuc36.dll - IBM ICU Common DLL
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • msvcm90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcp90.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr90.dll
  • packet.dll (by CACE Technologies) - WinPcap Professional (WPRO_40_1340) (packet.dll Wrapper Dynamic Link Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • wpcap.dll (by CACE Technologies) - wpcap.dll Dynamic Link Library - based on libpcap 0.9.5

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • imslive.exe runs as a service named 'IMSafer Live' (ImSaferLive).
  • imsc.exe runs as a service named 'IMSafer' (ImSaferService).

How do I remove imsafer?

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

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%
Windows Vista (SP2)

Distribution by countryGeography

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


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