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Should I remove Free Internet Eraser?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #13,837
United States Rank #11,412
Reach 0.0215%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 4.66 days
137.55 days >
Average installed length: 72.27 days


Free Internet Eraser 4.0 36.17%
Free Internet Eraser 3.90 22.93%
Free Internet Eraser 3.80 3.07%
Free Internet Eraser 3.60 25.06%
Free Internet Eraser 3.50 12.77%

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Free Internet Eraser

What is Free Internet Eraser?  (from PrivacyEraser Computing)

Free Internet Eraser is an Internet Eraser software that protects your Internet privacy by permanently erase internet history and past computer activities. Even though, many of the tasks can be performed manually, Free Internet Eraser can automate this process for you. Free Internet Eraser allows you to erase history, ...  Read more


Free Internet Eraser is a program developed by PrivacyEraser Computing. The most used version is free internet eraser 4.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The main program executable is interneteraser.exe. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 1.32 MB (1,384,337 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 54% of users of Free Internet Eraser come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.privacyeraser.com/free-internet-eraser.html
Help link: www.privacyeraser.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Free Internet Eraser\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Free Internet Eraser\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.32 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Free Internet Eraser

Program executable:interneteraser.exe
Name:Free Internet Eraser
Path:C:\Program Files\free internet eraser\interneteraser.exe
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • InternetEraser.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Free Internet Eraser' and executes as C:\Program Files\PrivacyEraser Computing\Free Internet Eraser\InternetEraser.exe /Startup.

How do I remove Free Internet Eraser?

You can uninstall Free Internet Eraser 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 Free Internet Eraser, 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 Free Internet Eraser.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win Vista 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.41%
Windows 10 23.53%
Windows XP 11.06%
Windows Vista 8.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.80%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.53%
Windows 7 Professional 8.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.13%
Windows 8.1 6.94%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.34% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.34%
  United Kingdom 10.75%
  Belgium 6.04%
  Canada 5.66%
  France 2.64%
  Netherlands 2.45%
  Australia 1.70%
  India 1.70%
  South Africa 1.13%
  Sweden 1.13%
  Italy 1.13%
  Malaysia 0.94%
  Singapore 0.75%
  Spain 0.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.02%
Dell 25.17%
Acer 18.18%
Toshiba 8.04%
ASUS 4.20%
Lenovo 3.50%
American Megatrends 1.75%
Intel 1.75%
Gateway 1.75%
Medion 1.40%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.77%
Dell Inspiron 530 3.14%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.52%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 2.52%
Dell Dell XPS420 1.89%
emachines T5224 1.89%


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