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Should I remove Ashampoo ZIP Free?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
19% remove it81% keep it
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United States Rank #27,530
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Ashampoo ZIP Free


Ashampoo ZIP Free is a software program developed by Ashampoo. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The primary executable is named aszip.exe. The setup package generally installs about 14 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 56% of users of Ashampoo ZIP Free come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

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

Program filesFiles installed by Ashampoo ZIP Free

Program executable:aszip.exe
Name:Ashampoo ZIP
Path:C:\Program Files\ashampoo\ashampoo zip free\aszip.exe
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • CABINET.DLL (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Cabinet File API
  • 7Z.DLL (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Plugin)
  • ash_inet2.dll - Ashampoo Internet
  • ASH_Lang2.DLL - Ashampoo AshLang 2 API
  • ASH_Lang2_x64.dLL
  • UNACEV2.DLL (by ACE Compression Software) - UNACE - freeware ACE extraction component (UNACE Dynamic Link Library)
  • updateMediator.exe - Update Mediator

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Context Menu Handlers
  • ASZSHLEXT64.DLL added to Windows Explorer under the name 'ASZipF64' with a class of {e03d3e78-0f44-3d45-b15f-bcfd8a8b4c7e}.
  • ASZSHLEXT.DLL added to Windows Explorer under the name 'ASZipF' with a class of {e03d3e68-0f44-3d45-b15f-bcfd8a8b4c7e}.

How do I remove Ashampoo ZIP Free?

You can uninstall Ashampoo ZIP Free 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 ZIP Free, 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 ZIP Free.

Win 10 71%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 19%
Keep it 81%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 70.67%
Windows 7 28.00%
Windows Vista 1.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 42.47%
Windows 10 Pro 20.55%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.70%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.22%
Windows 7 Professional 4.11%
Windows 8.1 4.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.67%
  Germany 18.56%
  France 4.12%
  Italy 4.12%
  Netherlands 4.12%
  Spain 3.09%
  United Kingdom 2.06%
  Austria 1.03%
  Australia 1.03%
  Brazil 1.03%
  Canada 1.03%
  Czech Republic 1.03%
  Romania 1.03%
  Russia 1.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
Dell 20.37%
Acer 16.67%
ASUS 14.81%
Medion 5.56%
Toshiba 3.70%
Lenovo 3.70%
Sony 1.85%
Samsung 1.85%
Intel 1.85%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.28%
ASUSTeK X75A1 3.28%
HP EliteBook 8560p 3.28%
HP HP Notebook 3.28%
TOSHIBA Satellite L650 1.64%

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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