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Should I remove yProxy?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
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yProxy Pro v1.7 33.33%
yProxy Pro v1.6 33.33%
yProxy Pro v1.4 33.33%

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yProxy is a program developed by Brawny Lads Productions. The most used version is yproxy pro v1.7, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 915.89 KB (937,872 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.yproxy.com/faq.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\yProxy
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\yProxy\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files2\yProxy\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 915.89 KB

Program filesFiles installed by yProxy

  • Wizard.exe - Outlook Express Setup Wizard for yProxy Pro
  • yProxy.exe - yProxy Pro (yENC Decoding Proxy Server)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UNWISE.EXE is scheduled as a task with the class '{E8CCBD57-E682-48BE-98A5-8B1BF164ACDD}' (runs on registration).
  • UNWISE.EXE runs as a service named 'Browser System Enahncer' (671c50b0).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • UNWISE.EXE is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files1\Yahoo!\MESSEN~1\UNWISE.EXE'.

How do I remove yProxy?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win XP 33%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows XP 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 66.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 33.33%

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?
American Megatrends 50.00%
Dell 50.00%


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