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2% remove it98% keep it
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United States Rank #19,881
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18.0 6.67%

AntiRansomware 2018


AntiRansomware 2018 is a program developed by Abelssoft GmbH. The most used version is 18.1, 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. The main program executable is antiransomware.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 1.63 MB (1,709,841 bytes). AbLauncher.UpdateRoutines.Plugin.Base.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 50% of users of AntiRansomware 2018 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\AntiRansomware\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\AntiRansomware\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.63 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AntiRansomware 2018

Program executable:antiransomware.exe
Additional files:
  • AbLauncher.UpdateRoutines.Plugin.Base.dll - Ascora.UpdateRoutines.Plugin.Base
  • AbLauncher.UpdateRoutines.dll - Ascora.UpdateRoutines.cs
  • AbLauncher.exe - ConsoleApplication1
  • AntiRansomwareWatcher.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

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

How do I remove AntiRansomware 2018?

You can uninstall AntiRansomware 2018 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 AntiRansomware 2018, 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 AntiRansomware 2018.

Win 10 72%
Win 7 (SP1) 28%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 71.52%
Windows 7 28.48%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 41.82%
Windows 10 Pro 21.82%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.39%
Windows 8.1 6.06%
Windows 7 Professional 4.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.42%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 49.52%
  Germany 43.33%
  Netherlands 3.33%
  Austria 1.43%
  Switzerland 0.48%
  DK 0.48%
  Spain 0.48%
  France 0.48%
  United Kingdom 0.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 28.89%
Acer 23.33%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
ASUS 8.89%
Dell 5.56%
Lenovo 4.44%
American Megatrends 3.33%
Toshiba 2.22%
Alienware 1.11%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.42%
MEDION MS-7848 2.65%
Acer Aspire E5-571G 1.77%
Acer Aspire V3-772G 1.77%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.77%
HP HP Pavilion Notebook 1.77%

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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