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Should I remove Ant Renamer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,461
United States Rank #9,238
Reach 0.1184%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.64 days
432.00 days >
Average installed length: 226.98 days


2.12.0 16.55%
2.11.0 2.57%
2.10.0 78.35%
2.09.1 1.29%
2.09.0 0.30%
2.08.2 0.77%
2.07 0.17%

Other programs by Ant Software

Ant Renamer

What is Ant Renamer?  (from Ant Software)

Ant Renamer is a free (really free, i.e. the source code is available) program that makes easier the renaming of lots of files and folders by using specified settings. It supports Unicode names. This program can rename large amounts of files and folders in few clicks.


Ant Renamer is a software program developed by Ant Software. The most common release is 2.10.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named Renamer.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 3.06 MB (3,211,918 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 33% of users of Ant Renamer come from Germany, it is also popular in France and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.antp.be/software
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ant Renamer\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ant Renamer\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 3.06 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ant Renamer

Program executable:Renamer.exe
Name:Ant Renamer
Ant Renamer 2
Path:C:\Program Files\Ant Renamer\Renamer.exe
Additional files:
  • Renamer.exe - Ant Renamer (Ant Renamer 2)
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Renamer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F20314D5-E9A2-4072-A944-E598D71DDB5D}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Ant Renamer?

You can uninstall Ant Renamer 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 Ant Renamer, 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 Ant Renamer.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.23%
Windows 10 32.92%
Windows XP 6.59%
Windows Vista 3.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.59%
Windows 7 Professional 14.83%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.93%
Windows 10 Home 8.19%
Windows 10 Pro 7.41%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.51%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.03% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 33.03%
  France 27.53%
  United States 17.33%
  Taiwan 2.29%
  Belgium 2.21%
  Italy 1.96%
  Canada 1.92%
  Austria 1.54%
  Switzerland 1.54%
  United Kingdom 1.46%
  Spain 1.17%
  Netherlands 1.04%
  Sweden 0.46%
  Australia 0.29%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 17.09%
Hewlett-Packard 16.74%
Acer 16.13%
ASUS 14.22%
Medion 12.84%
Toshiba 2.60%
Lenovo 2.17%
Samsung 2.08%
MSI 1.30%
Intel 1.30%
Common models
ASUS All Series 9.90%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 3.50%
Gigabyte EX38-DS4 2.72%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.52%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.52%
Gigabyte EP45-UD3R 2.33%


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