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United States Rank #8,046
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Average installed length: 157.86 days


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Advanced IP Scanner 2.3

What is Advanced IP Scanner?  (from Famatech)

Advanced IP Scanner is a , fast and powerful network scanner with a user-friendly interface. In a matter of seconds, Advanced IP Scanner can locate all the computers on your wired or wireless local network and conduct a scan of their ports. The program provides easy access to various network resources, such as HTTP, HT...  Read more


Advanced IP Scanner 2.3 is a software program developed by Famatech. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. 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 53 files and is usually about 17.21 MB (18,049,704 bytes). The software utilizes the Nokia Qt cross-platforms C++ framework. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 31% of users of Advanced IP Scanner come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.famatech.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Advanced IP Scanner\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{6C3A6178-6BDC-4A38-BF77-D0DE1F124982}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 17.21 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Advanced IP Scanner 2.3

  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • Advanced IP Scanner.exe
  • advanced_ip_scanner.exe
  • advanced_ip_scanner_console.exe
  • 198a8a30-1bc7-47a7-a9fb-034666773d4e.dll
  • 1e3f9a5c-2dae-4817-b2fe-d4774c972006.dll
  • 2a105f1b-74e3-421e-ae78-7d6644e1681c.dll
  • 4d8746d2-1c11-444f-b566-35901a84fcb8.dll
  • 561d848b-85d6-42af-952d-9819ac6626d2.dll
  • 658ede79-f9d9-4b79-8e24-3d7ef41682c2.dll
  • 6bace658-55f7-45fa-84ea-948529b32630.dll
  • AeuApp.exe (by Atheros Communications) - Atheros Gigabit/Fast Ethernet 10/100/1000Base-T Controller (Atheros Gigabit Ethernet Utility)
  • AeuOemRes.dll (by Atheros Communications) - Atheros Ethernet Utility OEM Resources DLL
  • aeutrayutil.exe - Atheros Ethernet Tray Utility
  • d16abc49-a427-49d6-a36c-98677c765cac.dll
  • ef0ef932-01b1-473d-a940-2c3a15fc9957.dll
  • ewpdllng.dll (by Canon.inc) - Easy-WebPrint EX (Easy-WebPrint EX Downloader)
  • ewpexbho.dll (by CANON INC)
  • ewpexbrk.exe (by CANON INC)
  • ewpexdl.dll (by Canon.inc) - Canon Easy-WebPrint EX
  • ewpexdl.exe
  • ewpexedt.dll
  • ewpexhlp.dll
  • ewpexlng.dll - ewpexlng
  • ewpexres.dll
  • ewpexutl.dll
  • f3af8154-34e5-4ea8-b899-a5811b3c76cf.dll
  • f76b3628-3cd7-4393-bdb6-932cf412f9bf.dll
  • instmsia.exe (by Microsoft) - Windows Installer (Installer for the Windows Installer)
  • instmsiw.exe (by Microsoft) - Windows Installer - Unicode
  • iphone-transfer.exe (by Digital River) - Digital River TagWrapCore (TagWrapCore)
  • Maint.exe - Canon Easy-WebPrint EX Uninstaller (MAINT)
  • msvcp100.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2010 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcp120.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2013
  • msvcr100.dll
  • msvcr120.dll
  • pcre.dll
  • plink.exe (by Simon Tatham) - PuTTY suite (Command-line SSH, Telnet, and Rlogin client)
  • 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))
  • Qt5Network.dll
  • Qt5PrintSupport.dll
  • Qt5Widgets.dll
  • Qt5Xml.dll
  • QtCore4.dll - Qt4
  • QtGui4.dll
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • setup_ger.exe (by MotionStudios) - Vasco da Gama (Setup Launcher)
  • ssdlife_free.exe (by Binarysense) - SSDLife
  • uinstrsc.dll - Canon UINSTRSC (UINSTRSC)
  • uninstal.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • ewpexbho.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Canon Easy-WebPrint EX BHO' with the class of {3785D0AD-BFFF-47F6-BF5B-A587C162FED9}.
Internet Explorer Bar
  • ewpexhlp.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'Canon Easy-WebPrint EX' with a class of {21347690-EC41-4F9A-8887-1F4AEE672439}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • ewpexhlp.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Canon Easy-WebPrint EX' with the class of {759D9886-0C6F-4498-BAB6-4A5F47C6C72F}.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • ewpexhlp.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Canon Easy-WebPrint EX' with a class of {759D9886-0C6F-4498-BAB6-4A5F47C6C72F}.
Scheduled Task
  • Advanced IP Scanner.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5638D28D-C2F6-43AD-8E1A-628FC3DFB42A}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Advanced IP Scanner?

You can uninstall Advanced IP Scanner 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 Advanced IP Scanner 2.3, 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 Advanced IP Scanner.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Advanced IP Scanner 2.3 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 8.1 0%
Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.99%
Windows 10 36.04%
Windows XP 3.54%
Windows Vista 2.36%
Windows Server 2003 0.07%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 26.40%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.31%
Windows 8.1 Pro 13.80%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.54%
Windows 8.1 7.26%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.37%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.79% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.79%
  Germany 6.36%
  Italy 4.80%
  France 4.62%
  United Kingdom 4.56%
  DK 3.66%
  Netherlands 3.30%
  Brazil 2.52%
  Sweden 2.46%
  India 2.34%
  Belgium 1.86%
  Spain 1.68%
  Canada 1.56%
  Australia 1.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.45%
Hewlett-Packard 26.61%
Acer 11.78%
ASUS 10.87%
Samsung 3.85%
Lenovo 2.72%
Toshiba 2.72%
Intel 2.60%
Medion 1.25%
American Megatrends 0.79%
MSI 0.79%
Common models
ASUS All Series 2.97%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.70%
Dell Latitude E7440 2.43%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.43%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.43%
Dell OptiPlex 7010 2.16%


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