84,285,534 programs installed

Should I remove East-Tec File Shredder?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
Be the first to rate (click star to rate)
How common is it?
Reach 0.0001%

East-Tec File Shredder


East-Tec File Shredder is a software program developed by EAST Technologies. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 1.1 MB (1,148,451 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 10. While about 71% of users of East-Tec File Shredder come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.east-tec.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\East-Tec File Shredder
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\EAST-T~1\UNWISE.EXE C:\Program Files2\EAST-T~1\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 1.1 MB

Program filesFiles installed by East-Tec File Shredder

  • etfscm.dll - East-Tec File Shredder (East-Tec File Shredder Shell Context Menu Extension)
  • etfshred.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • etfscm.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'EastTecFileShredder' with a class of {09FAB52A-B435-11D6-A324-0050BFE9FD8F}.

How do I remove East-Tec File Shredder?

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

Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
Windows 10
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

71.43% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.43%
  United Kingdom 28.57%


user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.