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What percent of users and experts removed it?
41% remove it59% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #33,167
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 28.11 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

FlashGet 2.0

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FlashGet 2.0 is a software program developed by Trend Media Limited. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 flashget.exe. The setup package generally installs about 25 files and is usually about 10.95 MB (11,485,902 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 26% of users of FlashGet come from the United States, it is also popular in Iran and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: http://www.FlashGet.com
URL: www.FlashGet.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\flashget network\flashget universal
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\FlashGet Network\FlashGet universal\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 10.95 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FlashGet 2.0

Program executable:flashget.exe
Name:flashget flashget.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\flashget network\flashget universal\flashget.exe
Additional files:
  • gt.exe (by Google) - Google Toolbar Installer
  • DBTransC.exe (by FLASHGET) - FlashGet DBTrans (DBTrans)
  • SysOpt.exe - SysOpt Module
  • BugReport.exe - BugReport
  • uninst.exe
  • btcore.dll
  • btwrap.dll (by FLASHGET) - flashget btwrap (btwrap)
  • BugReport.dll - BugReportDLL Dynamic Link Library (BugReportDLL DLL)
  • dbghelp.dll (by Microsoft) - Windows Image Helper
  • DBTrans.dll
  • ed2kwrap.dll - flashget ed2kwrap (ed2kwrap)
  • explorerbar.dll (by Ingo A. Kubbilun) - ExplorerBar (explorerbar)
  • FGVer.dll - flashget fgver (fgver)
  • hashgen.dll - flashget genhash (genhash)
  • libupnp.dll
  • LiveUpdateUI.dll - flashget LiveUpdateUI (LiveUpdateUI)
  • P2PCore.dll - P2PModule Dynamic Link Library (P2PModule DLL)
  • p2pprot.dll - flashget p2pprot (p2pprot)
  • p2snetio.dll - flashget p2snetio (p2snetio)
  • p2spmgr.dll - flashget p2pmgr (p2spmgr)
  • p2sprot.dll
  • p2spwrap.dll - flashget p2spwrap (p2spwrap)
  • storage.dll - flashget Storage (Storage)
  • zlib.dll - zlib data compression library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • flashget.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'FlashGet' and executes as "C:\Program Files\FlashGet Network\FlashGet universal\FlashGet.exe" /min.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • flashget.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'FlashGet' which loads as "C:\Program Files\FlashGet Network\FlashGet universal\FlashGet.exe" /min.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • flashget.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\FlashGet Network\FlashGet universal\FlashGet.exe'.

How do I remove FlashGet?

Quickly and completely remove FlashGet 2.0 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall FlashGet 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 FlashGet 2.0, 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 FlashGet.

Win 7 (SP1) 40%
Win Vista 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 41%
Keep it 59%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 49.33%
Windows Vista 18.67%
Windows XP 17.33%
Windows 10 14.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.00%
Windows 7 Professional 6.67%
Windows Vista Ultimate 4.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.14% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.14%
  Iran 17.05%
  Germany 7.95%
  Poland 6.82%
  Thailand 4.55%
  Indonesia 3.41%
  United Kingdom 3.41%
  Singapore 2.27%
  France 2.27%
  India 2.27%
  Japan 2.27%
  Croatia 2.27%
  MK 1.14%
  Chile 1.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 22.00%
Dell 18.00%
Acer 16.00%
Toshiba 12.00%
American Megatrends 6.00%
Samsung 4.00%
Gateway 4.00%
ASUS 4.00%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5010 3.08%
Acer Extensa 5635G 3.08%
TOSHIBA Satellite A300 3.08%
tarox G31M-S2L 1.54%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 1.54%

About Trend Media Limited

Trend Media Corporation Limited developes the FlashGet Download Manager.
Publisher URL: www.flashget.com


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