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Curl RTE 6.0.5


Curl RTE 6.0.5 is a program developed by Curl. The main program executable is surge-do.exe. The software installer includes 26 files and is usually about 18.1 MB (18,977,010 bytes). updater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 74% of users of Curl RTE come from Japan, it is also popular in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.curl.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Curl Corporation\Surge
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Curl Corporation\Surge\7\bin\config.exe" --configure
Estimated size: 18.1 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Curl RTE 6.0.5

Program executable:surge-do.exe
Name:Curl RTE
Curl RTE file opener
Path:C:\Program Files\Curl Corporation\Surge\7\bin\surge-do.exe
Additional files:
  • config.exe - Curl RTE (Curl RTE application)
  • curl.exe
  • curl-aca.exe
  • curl-atom-loader.dll
  • curl-eng.exe
  • curl-safenet.dll - Curl RTE Library
  • curl-surge.dll - Curl RTE 6.0 Plug-in
  • curl-surge-2-0.dll - Curl RTE 2.0 API Detector
  • curl-surge-3-0.dll - Curl RTE 3.0 API Detector
  • curl-surge-4-0.dll - Curl RTE 4.0 API Detector
  • curl-surge-5-0.dll - Curl RTE 5.0 API Detector
  • curl-surge-6-0.dll - Curl RTE 6.0 API Detector
  • curl-tea-icons.dll - Curl TEA Icons
  • deleter.exe - Curl RTE executable
  • iecontrol.dll - Curl RTE 6.0 MSIE Control
  • make-shortcut.exe
  • surge.exe
  • surge-browse.exe
  • surge-lab.exe
  • surge-resource-0409.dll
  • surge-resource-0411.dll
  • tea-autmgr.dll
  • updater.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Google Chrome Plugins
  • curl-surge.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'np-curl-surge.dll'.
  • curl-surge-6-0.dll is loaded in the Google Chrome web browser as 'np-curl-surge-6-0.dll'.
2 Mozilla Plugins
  • curl-surge.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'Curl RTE' with a plugin key of '@curl.com/Curl.RTE' for all users of the PC.
  • curl-surge-6-0.dll is loaded into Mozilla Firefox under the product name 'Curl RTE' with a plugin key of '@curl.com/Curl.RTE.6.0' for all users of the PC.

How do I remove Curl RTE?

Quickly and completely remove Curl RTE 6.0.5 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Curl RTE 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 Curl RTE 6.0.5, 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 Curl RTE.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Curl RTE 6.0.5 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win Vista (SP2) 7%
Plugs into Mozilla Firefox
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.33%
Windows XP 26.67%
Windows 10 13.33%
Windows Vista 6.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 28.57%
Windows 7 Professional 28.57%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.43%
Windows 10 Pro 7.14%
Windows 8.1 7.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.68% of installs come from Japan
Which countries install it?
  Japan 73.68%
  United States 26.32%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 50.00%
NEC 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Toshiba 8.33%
ASUS 8.33%
Common models
ThirdWave Corporation Pri... 16.67%
TOSHIBA dynabook KIRA V63... 8.33%
NEC PC-MY18XAZ5G6T7 8.33%
NEC PC-LL750BS1YW 8.33%
HP ProBook 6360b 8.33%
HP Compaq Pro 6300 SFF 8.33%


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