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3% remove it97% keep it
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3.1.0 8.33%
3.0.0 25.00%
2.1.1 41.67%
1.5.0 25.00%

Gateway Encryption Add-In

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Gateway Encryption Add-In is a software program developed by Echoworx. The most common release is 2.1.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The primary executable is named EwMonitor.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 951.11 KB (973,936 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 86% of users of Gateway Encryption Add-In come from the United States, it is also popular in Singapore and MU.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.echoworx.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Encryption Services\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{F6A68D1C-4BFD-496C-A7D5-528275C8F768}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 951.11 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Gateway Encryption Add-In

Program executable:EwMonitor.exe
Name:Gateway Encryption
Monitoring Application for Echoworx line of products
Path:C:\Program Files\Encryption Services\EwMonitor.exe
Additional files:
  • EwEventMessagesResources.dll - Gateway Encryption (Event Messages Module)
  • EwInitEventMessages.dll - Event Message Registration component
  • EwMonitor.exe - Monitoring Application for Echoworx line of products
  • GatewayEncrypt.dll - Encryption Services (Gateway Encryption Add-In)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • EwMonitor.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'EwMonitor.exe' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Encryption Services\EwMonitor.exe".

How do I remove Gateway Encryption Add-In?

Quickly and completely remove Gateway Encryption Add-In from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Gateway Encryption Add-In 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 Gateway Encryption Add-In, 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 Gateway Encryption Add-In.

Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win 10 8%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 91.67%
Windows 10 8.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 50.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 41.67%
Windows 8.1 8.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

86.21% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 86.21%
  Singapore 3.45%
  MU 3.45%
  Australia 3.45%
  Germany 3.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
Dell 30.00%
Lenovo 20.00%
Common models
HP ProBook 640 G1 20.00%
HP ProBook 4540s 10.00%
HP EliteBook Folio 9470m 10.00%
Dell OptiPlex 990 10.00%
LENOVO 2349G7U 10.00%


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