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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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United States Rank #24,516
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1.6.5 33.33%
1.6.2 19.44%
1.5.3 44.44%
1.5 1.39%
1.2 1.39%



CatchChar is a software program developed by AvniTech Solutions. The most common release is 1.5.3, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named catchchar.exe. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 2.36 MB (2,476,568 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 70% of users of CatchChar come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: helpingthings.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CatchUtils\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\CatchUtils\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 2.36 MB

Program filesFiles installed by CatchChar

Program executable:catchchar.exe
CatchChar utility
Path:C:\Program Files\catchutils\catchchar.exe
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

How do I remove CatchChar?

You can uninstall CatchChar 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 CatchChar, 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 CatchChar.

Win 7 (SP1) 69%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.22%
Windows 10 19.44%
Windows XP 5.56%
Windows Vista 2.78%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.72%
Windows 7 Professional 18.06%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.11%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.94%
Windows 7 Enterprise 6.94%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.10% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.10%
  United Kingdom 8.25%
  Canada 5.15%
  France 2.06%
  Norway 2.06%
  Sweden 2.06%
  DK 2.06%
  Switzerland 1.03%
  Finland 1.03%
  Australia 1.03%
  Spain 1.03%
  Iran 1.03%
  Netherlands 1.03%
  Germany 1.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.00%
Hewlett-Packard 22.00%
Lenovo 12.00%
Acer 10.00%
Toshiba 8.00%
Intel 6.00%
Sony 6.00%
Samsung 2.00%
ASUS 2.00%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 990 3.45%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.45%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.45%
TOSHIBA Satellite P855 1.72%
TOSHIBA Satellite M840 1.72%


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