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Should I remove HTML Guardian 7?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0012%


7.8.6 17.65%
7.8.5 23.53%
7.8.4 17.65%
7.8.3 17.65%
7.7.9 5.88%
7.7.3 5.88%
7.6.9 11.76%

HTML Guardian 7

What is HTML Guardian 7?

Encrypt HTML,SHTML,ASP,Javascript,VBScript,CSS files. Enhanced image protection.

About  (from Protware)

Encrypt HTML, SHTML, JavaScript, VBScript, PHP and ASP files. Hide HTML source code from web site thieves. HTML Guardian is a solution for total Web site protection -it will make impossible stealing and re-using your source code in other websites.. Image protection add-on [Image Guardian] is especially designed to prot...  Read more


HTML Guardian 7 is a program developed by Protware. The most used version is 7.8.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is htmlg.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 1.74 MB (1,825,068 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 50% of users of HTML Guardian 7 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.protware.com
Help link: www.Protware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\HTML Guardian 7\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{3420C6C3-2A57-434E-97EB-513FE3038157}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.74 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by HTML Guardian 7

Program executable:htmlg.exe
Name:HTML Guardian
Path:C:\Program Files\HTML Guardian 7\htmlg.exe
Additional files:
  • hgu.exe - HTML Guardian Auto Update Utility
  • htmlguardian.dll - HTML Guardian (HTML Guardian DBLS dispatcher)
  • hgfu.exe - hgfu
  • pwhgu.dll
  • pwhgz.dll

How do I remove HTML Guardian 7?

Quickly and completely remove HTML Guardian 7 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall HTML Guardian 7 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 HTML Guardian 7, 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 HTML Guardian 7.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win 7 6%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.71%
Windows 8 23.53%
Windows XP 11.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.53%
Windows 7 Professional 23.53%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.65%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.76%
Windows 8.1 11.76%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  United Kingdom 11.54%
  France 3.85%
  Canada 3.85%
  Croatia 3.85%
  Korea 3.85%
  Egypt 3.85%
  Greece 3.85%
  India 3.85%
  BH 3.85%
  Germany 3.85%
  Poland 3.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.57%
Acer 21.43%
Hewlett-Packard 14.29%
Intel 7.14%
Lenovo 7.14%
ASUS 7.14%
Toshiba 7.14%
Common models
LENOVO 10130 7.14%
ASUSTeK K50IJ 7.14%
Micro-Star MS-7597 7.14%
Gigabyte P55A-UD3 7.14%
Dell Inspiron N5110 7.14%
Dell Computer Dimension 2... 7.14%


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