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9% remove it91% keep it
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Average installed length: 182.78 days


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CopyFilenames 3.1

What is CopyFilenames?  (from ExtraBit Software)

Windows has no built in way to copy a filename or folder listing to the clipboard. For a single file, you can use File %3E Rename, CTRL+C, then ESC to copy a filename to the clipboard, but this is quite tedious if you have to do it frequently or for lots of files. CopyFilenames comes to the rescue! This adds an extra m...  Read more


CopyFilenames 3.1 is a program developed by ExtraBit Software. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 1.55 MB (1,622,905 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 54% of users of CopyFilenames come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.extrabit.com/copyfilenames
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CopyFilenames\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\CopyFilenames\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.55 MB

Program filesFiles installed by CopyFilenames 3.1

  • CopyFilenames.ocx - CopyFilenames (CopyPathShExt Module)
  • CopyFilenames32.ocx
  • CopyFilenames64.ocx
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Context Menu Handlers
  • CopyFilenames64.ocx added to Windows Explorer under the name 'CopyPathShExt' with a class of {ED044D9D-66C2-4092-BAFC-1EFCA87F17D4}.
  • CopyFilenames32.ocx added to Windows Explorer under the name 'CopyPathShExt' with a class of {ED044D9D-66C2-4092-BAFC-1EFCA87F17D4}.

How do I remove CopyFilenames?

You can uninstall CopyFilenames 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 CopyFilenames 3.1, 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 CopyFilenames.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.28%
Windows 10 29.86%
Windows XP 8.14%
Windows Vista 2.71%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.48%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.81%
Windows 7 Professional 15.14%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.80%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.42%
Windows 10 Pro 5.96%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.45% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.45%
  United Kingdom 7.12%
  Canada 3.56%
  India 3.20%
  Netherlands 2.14%
  Australia 1.78%
  Iran 1.78%
  Brazil 1.42%
  Finland 1.42%
  New Zealand 1.42%
  Romania 1.42%
  DK 1.42%
  Italy 1.42%
  Belgium 1.07%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.15%
Acer 19.85%
ASUS 14.71%
Hewlett-Packard 14.71%
Intel 5.15%
Lenovo 2.94%
Samsung 2.94%
Toshiba 2.94%
American Megatrends 2.21%
Common models
ASUS All Series 11.40%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.63%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 1.75%
Dell Vostro 3550 1.75%
HP EliteBook 8540w 1.75%
Dell Inspiron 1525 1.75%


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