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Should I remove Alternative Flash Player Auto-Updater?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 183.04 days
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Average installed length: 276.00 days


VersionDistribution 3.03% 1.52% 13.64% 42.42% 7.58% 4.55% 12.12% 4.55% 4.55% 1.52% 4.55%

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Alternative Flash Player Auto-Updater

What is Alternative Flash Player Auto-Updater?

Alternative Flash Player Auto-Updater is the software update program that runs with Windows in the background and checks for updates, and automatically downloads and installs them if found based on the user's settings. The program can be configured by the user for maintaining a schedule for when to check the remote server for periodic software updates. If it finds an item to download, it will download and install the new update.


The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 1.92 MB (2,016,623 bytes). The installed file Alternative Flash Player Auto-Updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.wecode.biz
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Alternative Flash Player Auto-Updater\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Alternative Flash Player Auto-Updater\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.92 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Alternative Flash Player Auto-Updater

  • Interop.IWshRuntimeLibrary.dll - Die Assembly wurde aus der Typbibliothek "IWshRuntimeLibrary" importiert.
  • Alternative Flash Player Auto-Updater.exe (by Wecode.biz) - Flash Player Auto-Updater (Alternative Flash Player Auto-Updater)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

How do I remove Alternative Flash Player Auto-Updater?

You can uninstall Alternative Flash Player Auto-Updater 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 Alternative Flash Player Auto-Updater, 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 Alternative Flash Player Auto-Updater.

Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 74.24%
Windows XP 13.64%
Windows Vista 9.09%
Windows 10 3.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 34.38%
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.69%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.50%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.38%
Windows 7 Professional 6.25%
Windows 7 Starter 1.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

25.64% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 25.64%
  Germany 17.95%
  Hungary 11.54%
  Italy 7.69%
  Spain 3.85%
  Canada 3.85%
  Argentina 2.56%
  United Kingdom 2.56%
  Chile 1.28%
  MA 1.28%
  Thailand 1.28%
  Taiwan 1.28%
  Colombia 1.28%
  Belgium 1.28%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.50%
Acer 22.50%
Dell 10.00%
American Megatrends 7.50%
Samsung 5.00%
Toshiba 5.00%
Sahara 5.00%
Lenovo 5.00%
Medion 5.00%
ASUS 5.00%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.08%
Gigabyte GA-MA785G-UD3H 2.04%
Gigabyte GA-MA74GM-S2H 2.04%
eMachines eMachines E525 2.04%
Acer TravelMate 5320 ... 2.04%
TOSHIBA Satellite L550 2.04%


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