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24% remove it76% keep it
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Ashampoo UnInstaller 5 v.5.00

What is Ashampoo UnInstaller 5 v.?

Ashampoo UnInstaller is an uninstall utility designed to remove other software or parts of it from a computer.

About  (from Ashampoo)

Ashampoo Uninstaller completely eliminates this problem. It lets you test software with confidence because you can be sure that no trace of programs you remove are left anywhere on your system. It does this by comparing compact “Before” and “After” snapshots that identify exactly where all program components and settin...  Read more


Ashampoo UnInstaller 5 v.5.00 is a program developed by Ashampoo. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. 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 main program executable is UI5.exe. The software installer includes 14 files and is usually about 2.37 MB (2,482,498 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 39% of users of Ashampoo UnInstaller 5 v. come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Austria.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ashampoo.com
Help link: www.ashampoo.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo UnInstaller 5\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo UnInstaller 5\unins000.exe" /SILENT
Estimated size: 2.37 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo UnInstaller 5 v.5.00

Program executable:UI5.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo UnInstaller 5\UI5.exe
Additional files:
  • ashampoo_uninstaller5_dl.exe - Ashampoo UnInstaller 5 (Ashampoo UnInstaller 5 Setup)
  • ash_inet2.dll - Ashampoo Internet
  • updateMediator.exe - Update Mediator
  • defragwrapper.dll - defragwrapper
  • Helper.exe
  • UI5.exe
  • UI5Guard.exe
  • UI5Log.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • UI5.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{31772069-96EA-405E-B0FA-1F7300D8D37D}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • UI5Guard.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Ashampoo Uninstaller 5 Guard.
Startup File (User Run)
  • UI5Log.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Ashampoo Uninstaller 5 Reboot' and executes as "C:\Ashampoo\UnInstaller\UI5Log.exe" -REBOOT 5488 289679.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • UI5Guard.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Ashampoo Uninstaller 5 Guard' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Ashampoo\Ashampoo UnInstaller 5\UI5Guard.exe" -TRAY.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:8.27 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0466402097%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.01813478%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.02850543%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Ashampoo UnInstaller 5 v.?

You can uninstall Ashampoo UnInstaller 5 v. 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 UnInstaller 5 v.5.00, 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 UnInstaller 5 v..

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 7 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.70%
Windows 10 26.87%
Windows XP 13.43%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.76%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.70%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.64%
Windows 7 Professional 12.12%
Windows 10 Pro 6.06%
Windows 8 Pro 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.57% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 38.57%
  United States 22.86%
  Austria 4.29%
  Iran 4.29%
  France 2.86%
  Spain 2.86%
  Israel 2.86%
  Canada 2.86%
  Italy 2.86%
  United Kingdom 2.86%
  Slovenia 1.43%
  Brazil 1.43%
  Australia 1.43%
  Russia 1.43%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.43%
Acer 16.67%
Medion 11.90%
Dell 9.52%
Sony 4.76%
Intel 4.76%
Samsung 2.38%
Toshiba 2.38%
American Megatrends 2.38%
ASUS 2.38%
Common models
Dell XPS 8500 4.35%
Packard Bell ixtreme M585... 4.35%
MSI MS-7641 2.17%
MSI MS-7592 2.17%
HP-Pavilion NC136AA-B1A a... 2.17%

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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