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What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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United States Rank #34,207
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

Awesome Files Connect


Awesome Files Connect is a software program developed by Macroplant. 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 setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 12.07 MB (12,656,902 bytes). The installed file MPUpdater.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 71% of users of Awesome Files Connect come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.macroplant.com/awesomefiles
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Awesome Files Connect\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Awesome Files Connect\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 12.07 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Awesome Files Connect

  • AFConnectPC.exe - Awesome Files Connect (AFConnectPC)
  • MPCrashReporter.dll - MPCrashReporter
  • ICSharpCode.SharpZipLib.dll (by ICSharpCode.net) - #ZipLibrary (SharpZipLib for .NET Framework 2.0)
  • Kayak.dll - Kayak
  • MPUpdater.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • Coroutine.dll (by Microsoft) - Coroutine

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • AFConnectPC.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A98A6645-196F-4095-8487-2E71249CABA9}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • AFConnectPC.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Macroplant.AFConnect' and executes as C:\Program Files\Awesome Files Connect\AFConnectPC.exe.

How do I remove Awesome Files Connect?

Quickly and completely remove Awesome Files Connect from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Awesome Files Connect 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Awesome Files Connect, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Awesome Files Connect.

Win 7 (SP1) 77%
Win XP 5%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.27%
Windows Vista 9.09%
Windows 8 9.09%
Windows XP 4.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.91%
Windows 7 Professional 18.18%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.09%
Windows 8.1 9.09%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.09%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.97% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.97%
  Australia 6.45%
  United Kingdom 6.45%
  Brazil 3.23%
  Canada 3.23%
  France 3.23%
  IQ 3.23%
  South Africa 3.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 37.50%
Toshiba 18.75%
Dell 12.50%
Lenovo 12.50%
Acer 6.25%
American Megatrends 6.25%
ASUS 6.25%
Common models
Toshiba NB205 12.50%
TOSHIBA Satellite M645 6.25%
Superman TheWorkHorse 6.25%
LENOVO 7052C2U 6.25%
LENOVO 10244WU 6.25%
HP Z210 Workstation 6.25%


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