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2% remove it98% keep it
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Average installed length: 264.24 days

Dokan Library 0.6.0

What is Dokan Library?  (from Dokan)

When you want to create a new file system on Windows, for example to improve FAT or NTFS, you need to develop a file system driver. Developing a device driver that works in kernel mode on windows is extremely difficult.By using Dokan library, you can create your own file systems very easily without writing device dri...  Read more


Dokan Library 0.6.0 is a program developed by Dokan. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The main program executable is dokanctl.exe. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 792.27 KB (811,283 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 29% of users of Dokan Library come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\dokan\dokanlibrary
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Dokan\DokanLibrary\DokanUninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 792.27 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Dokan Library 0.6.0

Program executable:dokanctl.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\dokan\dokanlibrary\dokanctl.exe
Additional files:
  • DokanSSHFS.exe - DokanSSHFS
  • DokanUninstall.exe
  • mounter.exe
  • DokanNet.dll - DokanNet
  • DiffieHellman.dll
  • Org.Mentalis.Security.dll (by The Mentalis.org Team) - Mentalis.org Security Library
  • Tamir.SharpSSH.dll (by tamirgal.com) - SharpSSH
  • wotStatMiniServer.exe - WotStatMiniServer
  • wotStatMiniServer.vshost.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Visual Studio (R) 2010 (vshost32-clr2.exe)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • mounter.exe runs as a service named 'DokanService' (DokanService).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:949.33 KB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000018088%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00000070%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00000111%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:120
8,062,084 average

How do I remove Dokan Library?

You can uninstall Dokan Library 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 Dokan Library 0.6.0, 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 Dokan Library.

Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win XP 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.09%
Windows 10 15.86%
Windows XP 4.45%
Windows Vista 2.59%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 27.16%
Windows 7 Professional 17.56%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.32%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.35%
Windows 8 Pro 2.31%

Distribution by countryGeography

29.03% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 29.03%
  Germany 13.05%
  France 8.23%
  Russia 5.78%
  United Kingdom 3.60%
  Poland 3.40%
  Canada 2.52%
  UA 2.24%
  Finland 2.18%
  Czech Republic 1.97%
  Netherlands 1.90%
  Australia 1.77%
  Hungary 1.63%
  Japan 1.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 21.15%
Acer 17.47%
ASUS 16.01%
Hewlett-Packard 12.33%
Lenovo 3.67%
Alienware 2.64%
Toshiba 2.50%
Samsung 2.06%
Intel 1.76%
Apple 0.88%
MSI 0.88%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.94%
ASUS All Series 2.94%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.57%
Dell XPS 8300 2.21%
MSI MS-7751 2.21%
ASUSTeK K53SV 2.21%


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