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What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0004%


VersionDistribution 85.71%
1.2 14.29%

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Comparator Fast

What is Comparator Fast?  (from D.S.M./Interdesigner Software Development)

Comparator Fast is an application that simplifies the comparison / verification / synchronization status of two different directories on any media (local drives, network drives, writable CD's, Compact Flash and electronic media, any drive/disk or device managed as valid windows pathnames). You just have to specify both...  Read more


Comparator Fast is a program developed by D.S.M./Interdesigner Software Development. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The main program executable is comparatorfast.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 16.15 MB (16,936,177 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 69% of users of Comparator Fast come from the United States, it is also popular in Netherlands and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.interdesigner.com/ComparatorFast/index.htm
Help link: www.interdesigner.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Interdesigner Software\Comparator Fast\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Interdesigner Software\Comparator Fast\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 16.15 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Comparator Fast

Program executable:comparatorfast.exe
Name:Comparator Fast for Windows
Comparator Fast for Windows.
Path:C:\Program Files\interdesigner software\comparator fast\comparatorfast.exe
Additional files:
  • CFSetup.exe - Comparator Fast for Windows.
  • CF_Support.exe (by Interdesigner Software Development) - Registration and Support Helper.

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • ComparatorFast.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Comparator Fast' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Interdesigner Software\Comparator Fast\ComparatorFast.exe" /STARTUP.

How do I remove Comparator Fast?

You can uninstall Comparator Fast 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 Comparator Fast, 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 Comparator Fast.

Win 7 (SP1) 43%
Win 7 14%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.14%
Windows 10 42.86%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 42.86%
Windows 10 Pro 14.29%
Windows 8.1 Pro 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%
Windows 10 Home 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

69.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 69.23%
  Netherlands 7.69%
  Germany 7.69%
  DK 7.69%
  Italy 7.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Acer 33.33%
Dell 16.67%
Common models
MSI MS-7366 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard TouchSmar... 16.67%
HP Compaq 8100 Elite CMT ... 16.67%
Gigabyte Z68X-UD4-B3 16.67%
Gateway DX4870 16.67%
1AEGH 1AEGHA43 16.67%


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