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21% remove it79% keep it
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Ashampoo Snap 3.50

What is Ashampoo Snap?  (from Ashampoo)

Create screenshots and screencasts and add notes, comments, highlights and hints to increase your information depth. Done? Publish the results right from within Ashampoo Snap 6 and share your information with friends and colleagues. Snap goes beyond the functional scope of common screenshot tools and provides everythin...  Read more


Ashampoo Snap 3.50 is a software program developed by Ashampoo. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 primary executable is named ashsnap.exe. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 11.13 MB (11,666,197 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 37% of users of Ashampoo Snap come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ashampoo.com
Help link: www.ashampoo.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Snap 3\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo Snap 3\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 11.13 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo Snap 3.50

Program executable:ashsnap.exe
Name:Ashampoo Snap 3
Path:C:\Program Files\ashampoo\ashampoo snap 3\ashsnap.exe
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • ash_inet.dll - ash_inet
  • ash_lang.dll
  • ash_updateMediator.exe
  • ashampoo_snap_3_3.50_7754.exe - Ashampoo Snap 3 (Ashampoo Snap 3 Setup)
  • ExitApp.exe
  • MouseHook.dll
  • pdflib.dll (by PDFlib GmbH) - PDFlib for Windows (PDFlib - a library for generating PDF on the fly)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ashsnap.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F88937D5-EC0A-493F-9626-109AD1BF7BE4}' (runs on registration).
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 3\ashsnap.exe.

How do I remove Ashampoo Snap?

You can uninstall Ashampoo Snap 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 3.50, 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.

Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win Vista 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.08%
Windows Vista 13.85%
Windows 10 11.92%
Windows XP 10.77%
Windows Server 2003 0.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.48%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 13.04%
Windows 7 Professional 11.86%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.72%
Windows 10 Home 3.95%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.61% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.61%
  Germany 27.46%
  United Kingdom 6.78%
  Australia 3.39%
  Belgium 3.05%
  Austria 3.05%
  Italy 3.05%
  France 1.69%
  Czech Republic 1.69%
  Poland 1.69%
  Greece 1.36%
  Israel 1.02%
  Canada 1.02%
  Brazil 0.68%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.43%
Acer 21.43%
Dell 15.00%
Medion 8.57%
Intel 5.71%
Samsung 4.29%
American Megatrends 3.57%
Lenovo 2.86%
NEC 1.43%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.20%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 2.52%
Acer Aspire X3200 2.52%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.52%
Acer Aspire E1-572G 1.68%
Acer Aspire 8930 1.68%

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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