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What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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KeePass Password Safe 2.18

What is KeePass Password Safe?

KeePass Password Safe is a free software password management utility for Microsoft Windows. Access to the database is restricted by either a master password or a key file. Both methods may be combined to create a "composite master key". If both methods are used, then both must be present to access the password database. KeePass version 2.x introduces a third option—dependency upon the current Windows user. Passwords are protected in memory while KeePass is running. Passwords stored by this application can be further divided into manageable groups. Each group can have an identifying icon. Groups can be further divided into subgroups in a tree-like organization. Keepass supports simultaneous access and simultaneous changes to a shared password file by multiple computers.

About  (from Dominik Reichl)

Today you need to remember many passwords. You need a password for the Windows network logon, your e-mail account, your website's FTP password, online passwords (like website member account), etc. etc. etc. The list is endless. Also, you should use different passwords for each account. Because if you use only one passw...  Read more
  • Automatically starts with Windows

Program detailsProgram details

URL: keepass.info
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\KeePass Password Safe 2\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\KeePass Password Safe 2\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 4.45 MB

Program filesFiles installed by KeePass Password Safe 2.18

Program executable:keepass.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\keepass password safe 2\keepass.exe
Additional files:
  • ShInstUtil.exe - ShInstUtil - KeePass Helper Utility
  • KeePassLibC32.dll - KeePass Library 1.21
  • KeePassLibC64.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • KeePass.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'KeePass Password Safe 2' and executes as "C:\Program Files\KeePass Password Safe 2\KeePass.exe".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • KeePass.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'KeePass 2 PreLoad' which loads as "C:\Program Files\KeePass Password Safe 2\KeePass.exe" --preload.

How do I remove KeePass Password Safe?

You can uninstall KeePass Password Safe 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 KeePass Password Safe 2.18, 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 KeePass Password Safe.

Win 7 (SP1) 80%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 81.07%
Windows XP 8.23%
Windows 10 5.35%
Windows Vista 5.35%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.85%
Windows 7 Professional 26.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.18%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.88%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.56%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  Germany 13.25%
  France 4.97%
  Japan 3.64%
  Netherlands 3.64%
  Canada 3.31%
  Italy 3.31%
  Spain 2.98%
  United Kingdom 2.65%
  Switzerland 1.66%
  Poland 1.32%
  Brazil 0.99%
  Taiwan 0.99%
  Austria 0.66%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 38.03%
Hewlett-Packard 23.24%
ASUS 11.27%
Acer 11.27%
Toshiba 4.93%
American Megatrends 2.82%
Intel 1.41%
Lenovo 1.41%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.48%
Dell Latitude E5520 2.61%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.61%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.61%
Acer Aspire 7750G 1.74%
Dell Inspiron 530s 1.74%

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