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Should I remove Classic PhoneTools?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,529
United States Rank #15,115
Reach 0.0114%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 178.19 days
711.22 days >
Average installed length: 373.69 days


9.00 100.00%

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Classic PhoneTools

What is Classic PhoneTools?  (from Avanquest Software)

Classic PhoneTools is an easy way to turn your PC into a complete communication tool. Our PhoneTools software package provides advanced communication features that easily integrate with your current Windows based system. Classic PhoneTools makes it possible for you to email, fax, telephone and receive voice messages on...  Read more


Classic PhoneTools is a program developed by Avanquest Software. The main program executable is phontool.exe. The software installer includes 51 files and is usually about 25.74 MB (26,995,253 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 59% of users of Classic PhoneTools come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.avanquest.com
Help link: www.bvrpforums.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Classic PhoneTools
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{E3436EE2-D5CB-4249-840B-3A0140CC34C3}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 25.74 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Classic PhoneTools

Program executable:phontool.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\classic phonetools\phontool.exe
Additional files:
  • LiveUpdateClientTools.dll - Avanquest Software Online update system (Online update system)
  • LogoEdit.dll - MPhonetools (Image Studio)
  • BVRPNac.dll (by BVRP Software) - BVRP Software BVRPNac (BVRPNac)
  • ModExch.dll (by BVRP Software) - BVRP Software ModExch (ModExch)
  • inssuitecmd.exe - PhoneTools family (inssuitecmd)
  • Aboutn.dll - WinPhone Serveur (About Box)
  • Dgccittn.dll - Winfax Plus 95 (conversion CCITT)
  • bvrpctln.dll - PhoneTools (Custom controls and utilities library)
  • ModemWiz.dll

How do I remove Classic PhoneTools?

You can uninstall Classic PhoneTools 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 Classic PhoneTools, 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 Classic PhoneTools.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win 8 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.22%
Windows 10 23.11%
Windows Vista 17.33%
Windows XP 9.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.46%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 16.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.00%
Windows 7 Professional 8.97%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.52%
Windows 10 Home 5.83%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.92%
  Italy 9.09%
  Canada 7.41%
  Germany 6.73%
  Iran 4.38%
  France 3.70%
  Taiwan 1.35%
  United Arab Emirates 0.67%
  Austria 0.67%
  Australia 0.67%
  Belgium 0.67%
  United Kingdom 0.67%
  Israel 0.67%
  DK 0.34%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.53%
Hewlett-Packard 21.37%
Acer 15.27%
ASUS 8.40%
American Megatrends 7.63%
Toshiba 3.82%
Samsung 2.29%
Alienware 1.53%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530 3.36%
ASUS All Series 3.36%
HP Pavilion dv6500 Notebo... 3.36%
Dell Studio 540 2.52%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 2.52%
Acer TravelMate 5730 ... 1.68%

About (from Avanquest Software)

Avanquest Software is a world leading developer of personal and professional software, encompassing a large number of categories including Creativity and Learning software, Utilities and Multimedia, all featured with the latest cutting edge technology to provide a more secure and enjoyable experience to people looking for easy and affordable software solutions in everyday life.
Publisher URL: www.avanquest.com


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