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Should I remove AeroFS?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,105
United States Rank #22,690
Reach 0.0098%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.60 days
578.26 days >
Average installed length: 303.83 days



AeroFS is a software program developed by Air Computing. 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 primary executable is named aerofs.exe. The setup package generally installs about 13 files and is usually about 18.23 MB (19,115,928 bytes). 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 38% of users of AeroFS come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.aerofs.com
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\AeroFSExec
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\AeroFSExec\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 18.23 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AeroFS

Program executable:aerofs.exe
Additional files:
  • AeroFSShellExt32.dll - AeroFSShellExtension (AeroFS Shell Extension)
  • AeroFSShellExt64.dll
  • uninstall.exe - $(^Name)
  • aerofsd.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • aerofsd.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\AeroFSExec\aerofsd.exe'.
  • aerofs.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Documents and Settings\user\Application Data\AeroFSExec\aerofs.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:94.75 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000824659%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00004103%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00004143%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:7,799,126
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:2.23 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:22 Bytes
105.02 KB average
Memory:81.95 MB
Total CPU:0.0000479105%
Kernel CPU:0.00000598%
User CPU:0.00004193%
CPU cycles/sec:6,112,576
I/O reads/min:2.43 KB
I/O writes/min:92 Bytes

How do I remove AeroFS?

You can uninstall AeroFS 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 AeroFS, 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 AeroFS.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win XP 3%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.43%
Windows 10 30.41%
Windows Vista 2.58%
Windows XP 2.58%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.29%
Windows 7 Professional 19.59%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.01%
Windows 8.1 7.73%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.67%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 4.64%

Distribution by countryGeography

37.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 37.67%
  Germany 24.19%
  Netherlands 4.65%
  Brazil 3.26%
  France 3.26%
  United Kingdom 3.26%
  Japan 2.79%
  Spain 2.33%
  Canada 1.86%
  Belgium 1.40%
  Australia 1.40%
  Greece 1.40%
  Israel 1.40%
  Slovenia 0.93%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.44%
Acer 24.77%
ASUS 11.93%
Hewlett-Packard 11.93%
Lenovo 7.34%
Medion 5.50%
Compaq 2.75%
Samsung 1.83%
Common models
HP Compaq dc7600 Converti... 2.80%
ASUSTeK K53SD 1.87%
Acer Aspire E1-771 1.87%
ASUSTeK UX32VD 1.87%
Dell Inspiron 7720 1.87%
Dell Studio XPS 9100 1.87%


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