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Should I remove Ashampoo Snap 2017?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
20% remove it80% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #16,771
United States Rank #16,352
Reach 0.0152%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 26.98 days
795.95 days >
Average installed length: 418.21 days


1.0.1 77.59%
1.0.0 22.41%

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Ashampoo Snap 2017


Ashampoo Snap 2017 is a program developed by Ashampoo. The most used version is 1.0.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The main program executable is ashsnap.exe. The software installer includes 14 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 42% of users of Ashampoo Snap 2017 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ashampoo.com
Help link: www.ashampoo.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Snap 2017\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Snap 2017\unins000.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo Snap 2017

Program executable:ashsnap.exe
Name:Ashampoo Snap
Ashampoo Snap 2017
Path:C:\Program Files\ashampoo\ashampoo snap 2017\ashsnap.exe
Additional files:
  • portaluploader2.dll - Ashampoo Portal API
  • libcurl.dll (by The cURL library, http://curl.haxx.se/) - The cURL library (libcurl Shared Library)
  • CrashRpt1403.dll - CrashRpt (Crash Handling Module)
  • CrashSender1403.exe - Crash Report Delivery Module
  • MouseHook.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • ashsnap.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named 3.
Startup File (User Run)
  • ashsnap.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'AshSnap' and executes as C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Snap 2017\ashsnap.exe.

How do I remove Ashampoo Snap 2017?

You can uninstall Ashampoo Snap 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 Ashampoo Snap 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 Ashampoo Snap 2017.

Win 10 83%
Win 7 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 20%
Keep it 80%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 83.33%
Windows 7 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 47.16%
Windows 10 Pro 26.76%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.69%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.02%
Windows 7 Professional 4.68%
Windows 8.1 3.34%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.83% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.83%
  Germany 32.41%
  Netherlands 3.88%
  Italy 2.77%
  France 2.22%
  United Kingdom 2.22%
  Poland 1.94%
  Canada 1.66%
  Switzerland 1.39%
  South Africa 1.39%
  Turkey 1.11%
  Austria 0.83%
  Australia 0.83%
  Russia 0.83%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 27.13%
Acer 19.68%
Dell 14.89%
Hewlett-Packard 10.64%
ASUS 7.98%
Toshiba 4.79%
Lenovo 2.66%
Intel 2.66%
Samsung 1.60%
American Megatrends 0.53%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.38%
Medion Akoya P2214T 3.65%
MEDION MS-7797 3.65%
Medion E7222 2.92%
Dell Latitude E7470 2.19%
Dell Inspiron 3847 2.19%

About Ashampoo

Ashampoo GmbH & Co. KG is a computer software company based in Oldenburg, Germany. They are best known for Ashampoo Burning Studio and Ashampoo WinOptimizer.
Publisher URL: www.ashampoo.com


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