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Guardian Of Data v2.2


Guardian Of Data v2.2 is a software program developed by ASCOMP Software GmbH. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 6.52 MB (6,833,999 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 74% of users of Guardian Of Data come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.guardian-of-data.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ASCOMP Software\Guardian Of Data\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ASCOMP Software\Guardian Of Data\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 6.52 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Guardian Of Data v2.2

  • archiveSfx.exe - Guardian Of Data (Datei-Verschlüsselung mit Rijndael Encryption Algorithm (AES / 256 Bit).)
  • guardian.exe
  • guardianSfx.exe
  • context.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • context.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'Guardian Of Data' with a class of {4ADFA4B8-84BA-4FA5-A21D-33A8210C21BF}.

How do I remove Guardian Of Data?

You can uninstall Guardian Of Data 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 Guardian Of Data v2.2, 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 Guardian Of Data.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win XP 2%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 63.27%
Windows 10 24.49%
Windows Vista 10.20%
Windows XP 2.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.25%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 10.42%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.42%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.25%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.58% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 73.58%
  United States 9.43%
  South Africa 5.66%
  France 3.77%
  Switzerland 1.89%
  Austria 1.89%
  Luxembourg 1.89%
  Netherlands 1.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.27%
Medion 24.24%
Acer 18.18%
Dell 9.09%
ASUS 9.09%
Samsung 3.03%
MSI 3.03%
Common models
MSI MS-7817 7.89%
MEDION P6612 5.26%
MEDION MS-7800 5.26%
Winfast AWRDACPI 2.63%
Packard Bell EasyNote LJ... 2.63%
MSI MS-7816 2.63%


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