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What percent of users and experts removed it?
26% remove it74% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,512
United States Rank #15,147
Reach 0.0114%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 676.29 days
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Average installed length: 719.30 days

DownloadX ActiveX Download Control 1.6.5

What is DownloadX ActiveX Download Control?  (from DownloadXCtrl.com)

DownloadX ActiveX Download Control is a free download manager tool that is used to download files from the internet or intranets. This tool was created in recognition of the fact that internet users often have difficulties when they want to download files from the web. There are so many nice things on the web including...  Read more


DownloadX ActiveX Download Control 1.6.5 is a program developed by DownloadXCtrl.com. 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 main program executable is Jasob.exe. The software installer includes 16 files and is usually about 13.51 MB (14,167,345 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 59% of users of DownloadX ActiveX Download Control come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.downloadxctrl.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DownloadXCtrl.com\DownloadX ActiveX Download Control 1.6\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\DownloadXCtrl.com\DownloadX ActiveX Download Control 1.6\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 13.51 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DownloadX ActiveX Download Control 1.6.5

Program executable:Jasob.exe
Name:Jasob 4.0
Jasob 4.0 Setup
Path:C:\Program Files\DownloadXCtrl.com\DownloadX ActiveX Download Control 1.6\Jasob.exe
Additional files:
  • DownloadXPro.dll - DownloadX ActiveX Download Control
  • v9hp_v9nt_DDX_br_20120816155722.exe (by Eadwin) - Installer Application (Installer)
  • Jasob.exe (by DAMIANI) - Jasob 4.0 (Jasob 4.0 Setup)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • AxInterop.DownloadXProLib.dll
  • CheckForNewVersion.exe - CheckForNewVersion
  • DownloadXDemo.exe - DownloadXDemo
  • DownloadXDemo.vshost.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Visual Studio (R) 2008 (vshost32.exe)
  • DownloadXProDemo_CppBuilder.exe
  • DownloadXProDemo_CSharp.exe - DownloadXProDemo_CSharp
  • DownloadXProDemo_Delphi.exe
  • DownloadXProDemo_VBNet.exe - DownloadXProDemo_VBNet
  • DownloadXProDemo_VisualCpp.exe - DownloadXProDemo_VisualCpp Application (DownloadXProDemo_VisualCpp MFC Application)
  • DownloadXProLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'DownloadXProLib'.
  • Interop.DownloadXProLib.dll
  • Properties.Resources.Designer.cs.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DownloadXDemo.vshost.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D469E8D5-841C-4D41-8466-10EF84594B2F}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove DownloadX ActiveX Download Control?

You can uninstall DownloadX ActiveX Download Control 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 DownloadX ActiveX Download Control 1.6.5, 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 DownloadX ActiveX Download Control.

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 26%
Keep it 74%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.89%
Windows XP 11.16%
Windows Vista 9.38%
Windows 10 3.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 49.10%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.61%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.26%
Windows 7 Professional 10.81%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.21%
Windows Vista Home Basic 1.80%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.84% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.84%
  United Kingdom 5.78%
  Canada 3.74%
  Israel 3.06%
  Australia 2.38%
  Netherlands 1.70%
  Italy 1.70%
  India 1.36%
  Sweden 1.36%
  Romania 1.36%
  DK 1.36%
  Czech Republic 1.36%
  Malaysia 1.36%
  Slovenia 1.02%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.21%
Dell 22.15%
Acer 17.45%
Toshiba 9.40%
ASUS 5.37%
Intel 3.36%
Lenovo 2.68%
Sony 1.34%
American Megatrends 0.67%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.20%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.36%
Dell XPS 8300 2.52%
HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook ... 2.52%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.52%
Acer Aspire X3400G 1.68%


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