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Should I remove Connectify?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #34,449
United States Rank #37,379
Reach 0.0039%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 35.18 days
514.13 days >
Average installed length: 270.13 days


VersionDistribution 57.41% 14.81% 1.85% 1.85% 12.96% 11.11%



Connectify is a software program developed by Nomadio. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 19 files and is usually about 3.92 MB (4,112,437 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 26% of users of Connectify come from the United States, it is also popular in UA and Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.connectify.me
Help link: mailto:[email protected]
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Connectify
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Connectify\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 3.92 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Connectify

  • Connectify.exe - Connectify
  • Connectifyd.exe - Connectifyd
  • ConnectifyService.exe - ConnectifyService
  • Interop.NetFwTypeLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'NetFwTypeLib'.
  • Interop.NETWORKLIST.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'NETWORKLIST'.
  • Interop.NETCONLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'NETCONLib'.
  • gma.Windows.Firewall.dll - gma.Windows.Firewall
  • start_service.exe
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ConnectifyService.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Connectify.Kulub'.
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • ConnectifyService.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Connectify.User.
  • ConnectifyService.exe runs as a service named 'Connectify' (Connectify) "Turns your computer into a WiFi hotspot".
Startup File (User Run)
  • Connectify.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Connectify' and executes as C:\Program Files\Connectify\Connectify.exe.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Connectify.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Connectify' which loads as C:\Program Files\Connectify\Connectify.exe.

How do I remove Connectify?

Quickly and completely remove Connectify from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Connectify 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 Connectify, 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 Connectify.

Win 7 (SP1) 76%
Win 8 7%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 92.59%
Windows 8 7.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.44%
Windows 7 Ultimate 29.63%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%
Windows 7 Home Basic 5.56%
Windows 10 Pro 1.85%
Windows 7 Enterprise 1.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.23%
  UA 6.56%
  Russia 6.56%
  India 6.56%
  Romania 6.56%
  Germany 6.56%
  Iran 4.92%
  Vietnam 3.28%
  LY 1.64%
  MK 1.64%
  TZ 1.64%
  Thailand 1.64%
  BY 1.64%
  France 1.64%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.41%
ASUS 20.41%
Dell 16.33%
Acer 16.33%
Lenovo 8.16%
Toshiba 8.16%
Sony 6.12%
Samsung 4.08%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.88%
Dell Vostro 1015 3.92%
HP-Pavilion VT637AA-ABA H... 1.96%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.96%


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