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Should I remove ANDY OS?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,184
United States Rank #16,612
Reach 0.0265%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 4.86 days
143.40 days >
Average installed length: 75.34 days


1.1 100.00%


What is ANDY OS?  (from andyroid.net)

Provides seamless sync between desktop and mobile devices. Andy breaks down the barrier between desktop and mobile computing, while keeping a user up to date with the latest Android OS feature upgrades. It also provides users with unlimited storage capacity, PC and Mac compatibility, and the freedom to play the most po...  Read more


ANDY OS is a software program developed by andyroid.net. 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 setup package generally installs about 94 files and is usually about 569.79 KB (583,460 bytes). The program uses the GLib GNOME library. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 26% of users of ANDY OS come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.andyroid.net
Help link: www.andyroid.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Andy
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Andy\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 569.79 KB

Program filesFiles installed by ANDY OS

  • Uninstall.exe - ANDY OS (ANDY setup)
  • python34.dll (by Python Software Foundation) - Python (Python Core)
  • andy.exe - andy (Andy, the Android Player)
  • libAndyCamera.dll (by Andy OS, inc) - Andy (Andy Camera)
  • libAndyEGL.dll (by Andy OS, inc) - Andy EGL
  • libAndyGLESCM.dll - Andy GLES CM
  • libAndyGLESv2.dll - Andy GLES v2
  • libAndyRender.dll - Andy Render
  • libglib-2.0-0.dll (by The GLib developer community) - GLib
  • libgmodule-2.0-0.dll (by The GLib developer community) - GModule
  • libgobject-2.0-0.dll - GObject
  • Setup.exe (by Andy OS, Inc)
  • Qt5Core.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt5 (C++ application development framework.)
  • Qt5Gui.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • Qt5Multimedia.dll
  • Qt5Network.dll
  • Qt5Svg.dll
  • Qt5Widgets.dll
  • adb.exe
  • AndyAPK.exe
  • AndyCleanVM.exe
  • AndyPriorityMgr.exe
  • fastboot.exe
  • HandyAndy.exe
  • libEGL.dll
  • libffi-6.dll
  • libGLESv2.dll
  • libgstapp-1.0-0.dll
  • libgstbase-1.0-0.dll
  • libgstreamer-1.0-0.dll
  • libgstvideo-1.0-0.dll
  • libjpeg-8.dll
  • liborc-0.4-0.dll
  • libwinpthread-1.dll (by MingW-W64 Project. All rights reserved) - POSIX WinThreads for Windows
  • python3.dll
  • SetAPK.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • HandyAndy.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{ED8EA6E0-03C5-482F-9D70-8993E1BC01A1}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • HandyAndy.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Andy' which loads as C:\Program Files\Andy\HandyAndy.exe.

How do I remove ANDY OS?

You can uninstall ANDY OS 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 ANDY OS, 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 ANDY OS.

Win 10 46%
Win XP 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 49.71%
Windows 10 46.27%
Windows XP 3.06%
Windows Vista 0.96%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.71%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.79%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.92%
Windows 8.1 10.34%
Windows 7 Professional 8.43%
Windows 10 Home 5.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

25.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 25.78%
  India 8.01%
  Germany 4.36%
  DZ 4.18%
  MA 3.66%
  Egypt 3.66%
  United Kingdom 3.31%
  France 2.79%
  Brazil 2.44%
  Italy 2.26%
  Philippines 2.09%
  BD 2.09%
  Australia 1.92%
  Saudi Arabia 1.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.39%
Dell 20.11%
Acer 18.18%
ASUS 13.77%
Toshiba 10.19%
Lenovo 5.51%
Samsung 3.86%
MSI 1.38%
Medion 1.10%
American Megatrends 0.55%
Alienware 0.55%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 3521 5.21%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.17%
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.13%
ASUS All Series 2.60%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.60%


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