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Should I remove FileAlyzer 2?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
23% remove it77% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,901
United States Rank #10,311
Reach 0.0276%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.17 days
329.46 days >
Average installed length: 173.10 days


VersionDistribution 90.61% 3.68% 5.71%

FileAlyzer 2

What is FileAlyzer 2?  (from Safer-Networking)

FileAlyzer is a tool to analyze files – the name itself was initially just a typo of FileAnalyzer, but after a few days I decided to keep it. FileAlyzer allows a basic analysis of files (showing file properties and file contents in hex dump form) and is able to interpret common file contents like resources structures (...  Read more


FileAlyzer 2 is a software program developed by Safer-Networking. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 primary executable is named filealyzer2.exe. The setup package generally installs about 11 files and is usually about 14.69 MB (15,407,677 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 52% of users of FileAlyzer 2 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.safer-networking.org
Help link: forums.spybot.info/forumdisplay.php?f=5
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Safer Networking\FileAlyzer 2\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Safer Networking\FileAlyzer 2\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 14.69 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FileAlyzer 2

Program executable:filealyzer2.exe
File analysis tool
Path:C:\Program Files\safer networking\filealyzer 2\filealyzer2.exe
Additional files:
  • DelZip179.dll (by DelphiZip) - DelphiZip (Freeware Zip/Unzip)
  • ssdeep.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • sqlite3.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • FileAlyzer2.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Safer Networking\FileAlyzer 2\FileAlyzer2.exe'.

How do I remove FileAlyzer 2?

You can uninstall FileAlyzer 2 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 FileAlyzer 2, 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 FileAlyzer 2.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 23%
Keep it 77%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.88%
Windows 10 24.09%
Windows XP 12.68%
Windows Vista 5.98%
Windows Server 2003 0.36%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.30%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.26%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.33%
Windows 7 Professional 13.15%
Windows 10 Pro 6.30%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.74%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.12%
  Germany 11.52%
  France 6.82%
  Canada 4.55%
  United Kingdom 3.18%
  Australia 2.88%
  Italy 2.12%
  Netherlands 1.82%
  Russia 1.06%
  Sweden 1.06%
  India 0.91%
  Romania 0.91%
  Austria 0.76%
  Poland 0.76%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.33%
Dell 20.42%
Acer 20.12%
ASUS 8.41%
Toshiba 5.41%
Intel 3.30%
American Megatrends 3.30%
Samsung 2.70%
Lenovo 1.50%
Sahara 0.90%
Common models
HP ENVY 17 Notebook PC 6.10%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.27%
ASUS All Series 3.05%
Dell XPS 8500 3.05%
HP G62 Notebook PC 3.05%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.44%

About (from Safer-Networking Ltd.)

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Publisher URL: www.safer-networking.org


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