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Should I remove AM-DeadLink?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,740
United States Rank #1,575
Reach 0.2208%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.72 days
463.88 days >
Average installed length: 243.73 days


4.6 100.00%

AM-DeadLink 4.6

What is AM-DeadLink?  (from Martin Aignesberger)

AM-DeadLink detects dead links and duplicates in browser bookmarks and text files. If a bookmark has become unavailable you can verify and delete it permanently. Additionally you can download FavIcons for all your Favorites and Bookmarks. AM-DeadLink detects dead links and duplicates in your Browser Bookmarks. If a Boo...  Read more


AM-DeadLink 4.6 is a program developed by Martin Aignesberger. 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 main program executable is deadlink.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 2.39 MB (2,506,819 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 79% of users of AM-DeadLink come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.aignes.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AM-DeadLink\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\AM-DeadLink\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 2.39 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AM-DeadLink 4.6

Program executable:deadlink.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\AM-DeadLink\deadlink.exe
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • AMdeadlinksetup.exe (by www.aignes.com) - AM-DeadLink (AM-DeadLink Setup)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • deadlink.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8D5F4796-512C-4393-B439-B42BDDFF01EB}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • deadlink.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\AM-DeadLink\deadlink.exe'.

How do I remove AM-DeadLink?

You can uninstall AM-DeadLink 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program AM-DeadLink 4.6, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 AM-DeadLink.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.42%
Windows 10 18.78%
Windows Vista 9.00%
Windows XP 6.80%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.11%
Windows 7 Professional 12.06%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.02%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.51%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.79%
Windows 8.1 4.24%

Distribution by countryGeography

78.66% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 78.66%
  Germany 4.63%
  Canada 2.72%
  France 1.92%
  Netherlands 1.84%
  United Kingdom 1.61%
  Belgium 1.53%
  Italy 0.88%
  Sweden 0.52%
  Australia 0.50%
  Japan 0.42%
  DK 0.42%
  Austria 0.41%
  Finland 0.31%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 32.53%
Hewlett-Packard 31.43%
Acer 11.51%
Toshiba 7.10%
ASUS 4.34%
Intel 2.92%
Lenovo 1.74%
American Megatrends 0.95%
Gateway 0.75%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 8.23%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.35%
Dell XPS 8500 3.98%
Dell XPS 8300 3.89%
ASUS All Series 3.33%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.87%


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