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DzSoft Favorites Search 2.1

What is DzSoft Favorites Search?  (from DzSoft Ltd)

Internet Explorer plug-in that adds a convenient explorer bar to search in Favorites, much the same like you search in the History. If you are an active user of Internet Explorer Favorites, this little program will save much time for you and make your web surfing much more pleasant, and DzSoft Favorites Search is highl...  Read more


DzSoft Favorites Search 2.1 is a software program developed by DzSoft Ltd. It adds an extension to the user's Internet Explorer web browser. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 1.25 MB (1,305,898 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 66% of users of DzSoft Favorites Search come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.dzsoft.com/favorites-search.html
Help link: www.dzsoft.com/support.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DzSoft Favorites Search\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\DzSoft Favorites Search\unins002.exe"
Estimated size: 1.25 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DzSoft Favorites Search 2.1

  • FavSeek.dll - DzSoft Favorites Search (DzSoft Favorites Search IE Plugin)
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Uninstaller)
  • unins002.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer Bar
  • FavSeek.dll installs an Explorer Bar in Internet Explorer called 'DzSoft Favorites Search' with a class of {4DC701A0-93AD-11D4-A15B-AF07886E4A07}.
Internet Explorer Extension
  • FavSeek.dll is installed as an Internet Explorer extension using the class {FF925300-80E6-11D4-A15B-FFF9086C1A3C}.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • unins000.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Lavalys\EVEREST Home Edition\unins000.exe'.

How do I remove DzSoft Favorites Search?

You can uninstall DzSoft Favorites Search 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 DzSoft Favorites Search 2.1, 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 DzSoft Favorites Search.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by DzSoft Favorites Search 2.1 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 41%
Win 7 3%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 44.83%
Windows 10 24.14%
Windows XP 20.69%
Windows Vista 10.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.86%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.71%
Windows 10 Home 7.14%
Windows 7 Professional 7.14%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 7.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.79% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.79%
  United Kingdom 10.53%
  Australia 7.89%
  South Africa 5.26%
  Canada 2.63%
  Germany 2.63%
  Italy 2.63%
  RS 2.63%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 44.00%
Acer 20.00%
Dell 16.00%
Sony 4.00%
American Megatrends 4.00%
Common models
Acer Aspire X3900 7.41%
Acer Aspire 7720 3.70%
Sony VPCEB1E0E 3.70%
MSI MS-7309 3.70%


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