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1% remove it99% keep it
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v1.6.1.0 80.00%
v1.6.0.9 20.00%

DriveSitter Pro


DriveSitter Pro is a program developed by Oliver Marr. The most used version is v1.6.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is drivesitter.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 1.48 MB (1,548,148 bytes). Update.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 70% of users of DriveSitter Pro come from the United States, it is also popular in Kuwait and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.otwesten.de/drivesitter
Help link: www.otwesten.de/drivesitter/faq.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DriveSitter
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\DriveSitter\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 1.48 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DriveSitter Pro

Program executable:drivesitter.exe
Name:DriveSitter Pro
Path:C:\Program Files\drivesitter\drivesitter.exe
Additional files:
  • DriveSitterPS.dll - DriveSitter ProxyStub (DriveSitter Proxy-Stub)
  • Update.exe - DriveSitter (DriveSitter Internet-Updater)
  • Uninstall.exe - Install (Install / Uninstall Wizard)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • DriveSitter.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'DriveSitter Pro' which loads as "C:\Program Files\DriveSitter\DriveSitter.exe" /autostart.

How do I remove DriveSitter Pro?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win XP 20%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.00%
Windows XP 40.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 40.00%
Windows 7 Professional 20.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.00%
  Kuwait 10.00%
  Germany 10.00%
  United Kingdom 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 75.00%
Toshiba 25.00%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite A105 25.00%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 25.00%
HP Compaq nc4200 (PV983ET... 25.00%
HP Compaq dx7500 Microtow... 25.00%


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