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Should I remove DeleteFilesPermanently?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #38,670
United States Rank #32,424
Reach 0.0029%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 175.21 days
692.97 days >
Average installed length: 364.10 days


6.0 2.44%
5.5 56.10%
5.3 4.88%
4.0 4.88%
3.5 9.76%
3.3 9.76%
2.6 7.32%
2.5 2.44%
1.0 2.44%


What is DeleteFilesPermanently?  (from MoRUN.net)

Your computer stores every file you have ever deleted. When you delete files using standard methods, Windows does not erase the content of these files - it only deletes references to these files but the content of all deleted files remains on the disk and all deleted files from movies, pictures and music you downloaded...  Read more


DeleteFilesPermanently is a program developed by MoRUN.net. The most used version is 5.5, 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. 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 824.47 KB (844,261 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 48% of users of DeleteFilesPermanently come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Sweden.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.DeleteFilesPermanently.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DeleteFilesPermanently\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{620797B0-A022-4B57-A95E-DD7DD0347010}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 824.47 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by DeleteFilesPermanently

  • DFPDLL.dll - Delete Files Permanently Extension
  • DFP.exe - Delete Files Permanently
  • uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • DFPDLL.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'DeleteFilesPermanently' with a class of {D153588F-C995-415E-9819-280FDB9B8C79}.
Startup File (User Run)
  • DFP.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'DeleteFilesPermanently' and executes as C:\Program Files\DeleteFilesPermanently\DFP.exe" -P "C:\ProgramData\ESE.

How do I remove DeleteFilesPermanently?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista (SP1) 2%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.54%
Windows 8 21.95%
Windows XP 17.07%
Windows Vista 2.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.00%
Windows 7 Professional 12.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.50%
Windows 8.1 10.00%
Windows 10 Home 7.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.92%
  Australia 4.17%
  Sweden 4.17%
  Canada 4.17%
  India 4.17%
  United Kingdom 2.08%
  Kuwait 2.08%
  Israel 2.08%
  MA 2.08%
  Netherlands 2.08%
  SY 2.08%
  France 2.08%
  Ireland 2.08%
  Philippines 2.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 21.21%
Hewlett-Packard 21.21%
Acer 18.18%
Toshiba 12.12%
Sony 9.09%
ASUS 6.06%
Sahara 3.03%
Intel 3.03%
Lenovo 3.03%
Common models
HP-Pavilion AZ222AV-ABA H... 6.25%
Acer Aspire 5335 6.25%
TOSHIBA Satellite P305D 3.13%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1215eo 3.13%
Dell OptiPlex 790 3.13%
Sony VPCZ21M9E 3.13%

Publisher URL: www.morun.net


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