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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,822
United States Rank #31,558
Reach 0.0279%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 75.73 days
460.72 days >
Average installed length: 242.07 days


17.04 0.36%
17.03 99.64%

Anti Ransomware 2017


Anti Ransomware 2017 is a software program developed by Abelssoft GmbH. The most common release is 17.03, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 4 files and is usually about 1.12 MB (1,174,205 bytes). The installed file AbLauncher.UpdateRoutines.Plugin.Base.dll 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. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 84% of users of Anti Ransomware 2017 come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Anti Ransomware\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Anti Ransomware\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.12 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Anti Ransomware 2017

  • AbLauncher.UpdateRoutines.Plugin.Base.dll - Ascora.UpdateRoutines.Plugin.Base
  • AbLauncher.UpdateRoutines.dll - Ascora.UpdateRoutines.cs
  • AbLauncher.exe - ConsoleApplication1
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • AbLauncher.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Anti Ransomware'.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • AbLauncher.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Anti Ransomware.

How do I remove Anti Ransomware 2017?

You can uninstall Anti Ransomware 2017 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 Anti Ransomware 2017, 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 Anti Ransomware 2017.

Win 10 82%
Win 7 (SP1) 18%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 82.33%
Windows 7 17.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 61.68%
Windows 10 Pro 17.34%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.41%
Windows 7 Professional 2.55%
Windows 8.1 2.19%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.01%

Distribution by countryGeography

84.40% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 84.40%
  United States 7.09%
  Netherlands 3.90%
  Austria 1.95%
  Switzerland 0.89%
  France 0.53%
  United Kingdom 0.53%
  Italy 0.35%
  Belgium 0.18%
  Poland 0.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 45.56%
Acer 20.00%
Hewlett-Packard 11.67%
ASUS 6.94%
Dell 5.00%
Lenovo 3.61%
Samsung 2.78%
Toshiba 0.83%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7728 7.14%
MEDION H81H3-EM2 5.04%
MEDION MS-7848 3.78%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 3.78%
MEDION Akoya P5320 E MD88... 2.94%
ASUS All Series 2.10%

About (from Abelssoft GmbH)

Abelssoft is a business unit of Ascora GmbH and is based in northern Germany.
Publisher URL: www.abelssoft.net


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