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Should I remove Free IP Switcher?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
18% remove it82% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,538
United States Rank #24,115
Reach 0.0096%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.71 days
292.58 days >
Average installed length: 153.73 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
http://www.eusing.com/ipswitch/free_ip_switcher.ht 88.71%

Free IP Switcher

What is Free IP Switcher?  (from Eusing Software)

Whenever mobile user moves to different network, has to change particular IP address, gateway address, subnet mask, proxy server and default printer, etc., to particular network environment. In order to do it, he has to remember TCP/IP settings information of every network. Also, he has to reboot the computer to apply ...  Read more

Overview

Free IP Switcher is a program developed by Eusing Software. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 IpSwitch.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 1.78 MB (1,869,699 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 34% of users of Free IP Switcher come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.eusing.com/ipswitch/free_ip_switcher.htm
Help link: www.eusing.com/ipswitch/fishelp.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Free IP Switcher
Uninstaller: C:\ARCHIV~1\FREEIP~1\UNWISE.EXE C:\ARCHIV~1\FREEIP~1\INSTALL.LOG
(Wise Installer is used for installing and uninstalling this software.)
Estimated size: 1.78 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Free IP Switcher

Program executable:IpSwitch.exe
Name:Free IP Switcher
Switch between different network settings.
Path:C:\Program Files\Free IP Switcher\IpSwitch.exe
MD5:c6690b5ec75f7d6772840a6589fd7a13
  • IpSwitch.exe - Free IP Switcher (Switch between different network settings.)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • IpSwitch.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EAAC025D-6BC4-41B0-8685-355F55C66ABA}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • IpSwitch.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Free IP Switcher' and executes as C:\Program Files2\FREEIP~1\IpSwitch.exe -Start.

How do I remove Free IP Switcher?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win 7 1%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 18%
Keep it 82%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.53%
Windows 10 31.18%
Windows XP 9.14%
Windows Vista 2.15%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 20.65%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.30%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.24%
Windows 10 Home 6.52%
Windows 10 Pro 5.43%

Distribution by countryGeography

34.48% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 34.48%
  Germany 11.82%
  Italy 9.36%
  France 3.45%
  India 3.45%
  Spain 2.46%
  Canada 2.46%
  Malaysia 2.46%
  United Kingdom 2.46%
  Thailand 1.97%
  MA 1.48%
  Indonesia 1.48%
  Netherlands 1.48%
  Croatia 1.48%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.92%
Dell 24.62%
Acer 13.85%
ASUS 11.54%
Samsung 6.15%
GIGABYTE 3.85%
Lenovo 3.85%
Toshiba 3.85%
Alienware 1.54%
Intel 1.54%
Medion 1.54%
Apple 0.77%
Common models
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.88%
HP ENVY 17 Notebook PC 2.88%
Dell OptiPlex 390 2.88%
ASUS All Series 1.92%
HP G60 Notebook PC 0.96%
HP ENVY m6 Notebook PC 0.96%


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