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Should I remove EncryptOnClick?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,656
United States Rank #12,394
Reach 0.0329%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.71 days
552.01 days >
Average installed length: 290.04 days


VersionDistribution 1.23% 2.00%


What is EncryptOnClick?  (from 2BrightSparks)

EncryptOnClick is like hiring your own highly experienced data security guard who ensures the files you want to keep safe and out of view from others, stay that way. EncryptOnClick, the safe and easy way to keep your data secure under lock and key. Windows XP/ 2003/Vista/7. Will detect if you're decrypting a file that ...  Read more


EncryptOnClick is a program developed by 2BrightSparks. The most used version is, with over 2% of all installations currently using this version. 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 encryptonclick.exe. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 3.93 MB (4,118,579 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 35% of users of EncryptOnClick come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.2brightsparks.com/onclick/eoc.html
Help link: www.2BrightSparks.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\2BrightSparks\EncryptOnClick\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\2BrightSparks\EncryptOnClick\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 3.93 MB

Program filesFiles installed by EncryptOnClick

Program executable:encryptonclick.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\2brightsparks\encryptonclick\encryptonclick.exe
Additional files:
  • XceedZip.dll (by Xceed Software Inc (450) 442-2626 [email protected] www.xceedsoft.com) - Xceed Zip Compression Library
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • EncryptOnClick.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7A8F9123-EF44-4590-B372-6AC78B0F1AE7}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove EncryptOnClick?

You can uninstall EncryptOnClick 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 EncryptOnClick, 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 EncryptOnClick.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.93%
Windows 10 34.21%
Windows XP 7.70%
Windows Vista 4.16%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.83%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.79%
Windows 7 Professional 11.15%
Windows 10 Home 8.51%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.59%
Windows 10 Pro 6.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

34.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 34.78%
  Brazil 10.80%
  Italy 10.10%
  France 6.03%
  United Kingdom 4.21%
  Romania 3.23%
  Germany 2.10%
  Netherlands 2.10%
  Turkey 2.10%
  Canada 1.68%
  Portugal 1.68%
  Australia 1.54%
  Spain 1.54%
  Hungary 1.54%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.14%
Dell 20.48%
Acer 20.48%
ASUS 14.89%
Samsung 3.99%
Lenovo 3.72%
Toshiba 2.66%
American Megatrends 2.39%
Intel 0.80%
Medion 0.80%
Common models
Hewlett-Packard h8-1160t 4.93%
Semp Toshiba IS 1422 4.43%
ASUSTeK K52F 2.46%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.46%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.46%
ASUSTeK K95VB 1.97%


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