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Should I remove Anti-keylogger?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0006%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.23 days
567.41 days >
Average installed length: 298.13 days


VersionDistribution 75.00% 25.00%


What is Anti-keylogger?  (from Global Information Technology (UK) Limited)

Anti-keylogger™ is a dedicated anti-spy product. Unlike most other anti-spyware, Anti-keylogger™ doesn't depend on signature bases – just because it doesn't use them. Based solely on heuristic algorithms, it recognizes behavior of a spy program - and disables it instantly. Anti-keylogger™ can protect even against "cust...  Read more


Anti-keylogger is a software program developed by Global Information Technology (UK) Limited. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 2.01 MB (2,104,556 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows Vista (SP1). While about 36% of users of Anti-keylogger come from the United States, it is also popular in Romania and Czech Republic.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.softsecurity.com
Help link: www.anti-keyloggers.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Anti-keylogger\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{327BADCC-C2B4-4015-933A-20082F7220EF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.01 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Anti-keylogger

  • akl_svc.exe - Anti-Keylogger (Anti-Keylogger Service)
  • Anti-keylogger.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • akl_svc.exe runs as a service named 'Anti-keylogger Service' (akl_svc).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Anti-keylogger.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Anti-keylogger' which loads as C:\Program Files\Anti-keylogger\Anti-keylogger.exe /autorun.

How do I remove Anti-keylogger?

Quickly and completely remove Anti-keylogger from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Anti-keylogger 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Anti-keylogger, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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-keylogger.

Win XP 75%
Win 7 (SP1) 13%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 75.00%
Windows Vista 12.50%
Windows 7 12.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 75.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.50%
Windows Vista Home Basic 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.36% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.36%
  Romania 18.18%
  Czech Republic 18.18%
  TN 9.09%
  Brazil 9.09%
  Mexico 9.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.57%
ASUS 28.57%
Sahara 14.29%
Hewlett-Packard 14.29%
American Megatrends 14.29%
Common models
IBM 2887K2G 20.00%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 20.00%
Dell Vostro 200 20.00%
Dell Inspiron 530s 20.00%


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