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Should I remove Fortius?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #39,152
Reach 0.0028%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.69 days
197.27 days >
Average installed length: 103.65 days


2.04.0 23.08%
2.03.0 10.26%
2.02.0 15.38%
2.01.0 7.69%
2.00.0 5.13%
1.35.0000 2.56%
1.34.0000 5.13%
1.33.0000 5.13%
1.31.0000 7.69%
1.25.0000 2.56%
1.11.0000 2.56%
0.05.0000 7.69%
0.04.0003 5.13%

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Fortius is a program developed by Tacx. The most used version is 2.04.0, 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 software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 6 MB (6,288,008 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 23% of users of Fortius come from Germany, it is also popular in Belgium and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.tacx.nl
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TacxFortius
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{D2BAFC44-D10B-401E-B744-808CAA85E886}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 6 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Fortius

  • Fortius.exe - TacxFortius
  • DexterLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library DexterLib
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • libcurl.dll (by The cURL library, http://curl.haxx.se/) - The cURL library (libcurl Shared Library)
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • executor.exe
  • FortiusCore.dll
  • FortiusMultiplayer.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • Fortius.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\TacxFortius\Fortius.exe'.

How do I remove Fortius?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win 7 8%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.41%
Windows 8 20.51%
Windows Vista 12.82%
Windows XP 10.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.51%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.95%
Windows 7 Professional 15.38%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.26%
Windows 8.1 10.26%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.08% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 23.08%
  Belgium 12.82%
  United States 10.26%
  Canada 10.26%
  United Kingdom 10.26%
  Italy 7.69%
  Netherlands 5.13%
  Israel 2.56%
  Norway 2.56%
  Slovenia 2.56%
  Spain 2.56%
  Croatia 2.56%
  Switzerland 2.56%
  South Africa 2.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.08%
Dell 17.95%
Medion 12.82%
Toshiba 12.82%
American Megatrends 7.69%
Acer 7.69%
Lenovo 5.13%
Samsung 2.56%
Intel 2.56%
Common models
Acer Aspire 5250 5.71%
LENOVO 44443RG 2.86%
HP-Pavilion WC701AA-UUG H... 2.86%
HP Pavilion TS Sleekbook ... 2.86%


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