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1% remove it99% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 32.57 days
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Average installed length: 504.83 days


2.54 100.00%

Altap Salamander 2.54

What is Altap Salamander?  (from ALTAP)

Altap Salamander is a fast and reliable two-panel file manager for Windows. It has an intuitive interface, offers viewers for all popular file formats as well as support for common archives, and has built-in FTP and SFTP clients. Altap Salamander is a way to work with files more efficiently. Altap Salamander is designe...  Read more


Altap Salamander 2.54 is a program developed by ALTAP. 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 salamand.exe. The software installer includes 44 files and is usually about 24.5 MB (25,694,041 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 28% of users of Altap Salamander come from the United States, it is also popular in Czech Republic and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.altap.cz
Help link: forum.altap.cz
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Altap Salamander
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Altap Salamander\remove\remove.exe
Estimated size: 24.5 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Altap Salamander 2.54

Program executable:salamand.exe
Name:Altap Salamander
Altap Salamander, File Manager
Path:C:\Program Files\Altap Salamander\salamand.exe
Additional files:
  • salrtl.dll - Altap Salamander (User-Generated Microsoft (R) C/C++ Runtime Library)
  • muires.dll - Multilingual User Interface Resources for Altap Salamander 2.53 beta 1
  • salamext.dll - Shell Extension for Altap Salamander 2.54
  • salopen.exe - Altap Salamander Opener
  • salspawn.exe - Spawn for Altap Salamander
  • uninstpl.exe - Uninstaller for Altap Salamander Plugins
  • remove.exe - Altap Salamander Uninstaller
  • 7za.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (Modified for use by Altap Salamander)
  • chmlib.dll
  • erfbmp.dll (by Parallax69 Software International s.r.o) - Eroiica (Raster File Format Filter)
  • erfdsi.dll (by Parallax69 Software International s.r.o)
  • erfgif.dll
  • erfjbig2.dll
  • erfjpg.dll
  • erfpng.dll
  • eroica37.dll (by Parallax69 Software Int'l) - Raster Support Dynamic Link Library (Raster Engine Support)
  • msvcp71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • pfltattc.dll (by Parallax69 Software Int'l) - PFltATTC Dynamic Link Library (Autotrol ATTC File Import Filter)
  • pfltcgm.dll - PFltCGM Dynamic Link Library (CGM File Parser)
  • pfltckey.dll - PFltCKey Dynamic Link Library (CADkey File Format Import)
  • pfltdgn.dll - PFltDGN Dynamic Link Library (MicroStation DGN file import filter)
  • pfltdrw.dll - PFltDRW Dynamic Link Library (Micrografx DRW File Import)
  • pfltdsi.dll - PFltDSI Dynamic Link Library (CIMAGE DSI file import and export filter)
  • pfltdwf.dll - PFltDWF Dynamic Link Library (Autodesk DWF File Parser)
  • pfltdwg.dll - PFltDWG Dynamic Link Library (Autodesk DWG Import)
  • pfltdxf.dll - PFltDXF Dynamic Link Library (Autodesk DXF File Import/Export Filter)
  • pfltesri.dll - PFltESRI Dynamic Link Library (ESRI File Import Filter)
  • pfltgerb.dll - PFLTGERB Dynamic Link Library (Gerber File Format Import)
  • pflthpgl.dll - PFltHPGL Dynamic Link Library (HP-GL/2, HP-RTL File Import Filter)
  • pfltiges.dll - PFltIGES Dynamic Link Library (IGES File Import Filter)
  • pfltpdfs.dll - PFltPDFS Dynamic Link Library (PS/PDF Parser (SOL))
  • pfltpict.dll - PFltPICT Dynamic Link Library (Macintosh PICT file import/export)
  • pfltris.dll - PFLTRIS Dynamic Link Library (RUPlan File Parser)
  • pfltrtf.dll - PFltRTF Dynamic Link Library (Rich Text Format File Import Filter)
  • pfltwfw.dll - PFltWFW Dynamic Link Library (Microsoft Word File Import Filter)
  • pfltwmf.dll - PFltWMF Dynamic Link Library (Windows Metafile (EMF/WMF) Import/Export)
  • pfltwp.dll - PFltWP Dynamic Link Library (WordPerfect File Import Filter)
  • pfltwri.dll - PFltWri Dynamic Link Library (Windows Write File Import Filter)
  • unacev2.dll (by ACE Compression Software) - UNACE - freeware ACE extraction component (UNACE Dynamic Link Library)
  • unrar.dll (by Alexander Roshal) - RAR decompression library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • salamand.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{0B7E0DED-1D8C-4BA6-B1D5-8CE9C05E17FA}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • salamand.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Altap Salamander\salamand.exe'.

How do I remove Altap Salamander?

You can uninstall Altap Salamander 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 Altap Salamander 2.54, 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 Altap Salamander.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.15%
Windows 10 16.83%
Windows XP 8.65%
Windows Vista 3.37%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 24.52%
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.75%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.65%
Windows 8.1 3.37%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.37%

Distribution by countryGeography

27.88% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 27.88%
  Czech Republic 22.57%
  Germany 8.41%
  Canada 3.98%
  United Kingdom 3.54%
  Netherlands 3.10%
  France 2.65%
  Slovakia 2.65%
  Belgium 2.21%
  Australia 2.21%
  Sweden 1.77%
  New Zealand 1.77%
  Israel 1.77%
  India 1.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.41%
Hewlett-Packard 23.77%
ASUS 14.75%
Acer 13.93%
Lenovo 5.74%
Intel 3.28%
Toshiba 2.46%
Medion 1.64%
American Megatrends 0.82%
Common models
ASUSTeK K55A 2.73%
ASUSTeK K53SC 1.82%
ATComputers TRILINE PROFI 1.82%
Dell Vostro 260 1.82%
Acer Aspire E1-571 1.82%
Dell Inspiron 1440 1.82%


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