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Should I remove Ascendo DataVault?

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Ascendo DataVault 4.8.78


Ascendo DataVault 4.8.78 is a software program developed by Ascendo. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named datavault.exe. The setup package generally installs about 19 files and is usually about 21.25 MB (22,280,183 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 87% of users of Ascendo DataVault come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ascendo-inc.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\datavault
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\DataVault\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 21.25 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ascendo DataVault 4.8.78

Program executable:datavault.exe
Name:Ascendo DataVault
Path:C:\Program Files\datavault\datavault.exe
Additional files:
  • msvcr100.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2010 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • BonjourSetup.exe (by Apple) - BonjourPrintServices (Bonjour Printer Services Installer)
  • freebl3.dll (by Mozilla Foundation) - Network Security Services (NSS freebl Library)
  • ie.dll - Ascendo DataVault (DataVault Bar)
  • ie64.dll
  • libnspr4.dll (by Mozilla Foundation) - Netscape Portable Runtime (NSPR Library)
  • libplc4.dll - PLC Library
  • libplds4.dll - PLDS Library
  • npapi.dll
  • nss3.dll - NSS Base Library
  • nssckbi.dll - NSS Builtin Trusted Root CAs
  • nssdbm3.dll - Legacy Database Driver
  • nssutil3.dll - NSS Utility Library
  • smime3.dll - NSS S/MIME Library
  • softokn3.dll - NSS PKCS #11 Library
  • sqlite3.dll
  • ssl3.dll - NSS SSL Library
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Google Chrome Plugin
  • npapi.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'npapi.dll'.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • ie.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'DataVault Bar' with the class of {0D792CB2-2654-4E99-A597-7FC317F04D61}.
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • ie.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'DataVault Bar' with a class of {0D792CB2-2654-4E99-A597-7FC317F04D61}.
Mozilla Plugin
  • npapi.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'DataVault Plugin' with a plugin key of '@ascendo-inc/DataVault;version=1' for all users of the PC.

How do I remove Ascendo DataVault?

You can uninstall Ascendo DataVault 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 Ascendo DataVault 4.8.78, 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 Ascendo DataVault.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Ascendo DataVault 4.8.78 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 89%
Win XP 11%
Plugs into Internet Explorer
Uninstall it 19%
Keep it 81%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 88.89%
Windows XP 11.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 66.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.11%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.11%
Windows 7 Enterprise 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

86.96% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 86.96%
  Australia 4.35%
  Germany 4.35%
  Hungary 4.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 62.50%
Sony 12.50%
Lenovo 12.50%
Hewlett-Packard 12.50%
Common models
Sony VPCF115FM 11.11%
MSI MS-7522 11.11%
LENOVO 1703M7G 11.11%
HP Compaq 6730b (KS178UT#... 11.11%
Dell Vostro 410 11.11%
Dell Vostro 3360 11.11%


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