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Should I remove KeyDepot?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,288
United States Rank #34,533
Reach 0.0180%


3.28 10.70%
3.21 1.13%
3.20 67.04%
3.10 11.55%
3.08 1.69%
3.02 0.85%
3.01 2.54%
3.00 4.51%



KeyDepot is a software program developed by Abelssoft GmbH. The most common release is 3.20, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named keydepot.exe. The setup package generally installs about 46 files and is usually about 14.28 MB (14,970,599 bytes). The installed file AbUpdater.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. 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 77% of users of KeyDepot come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Austria.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.abelssoft.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\KeyDepot\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\KeyDepot\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 14.28 MB

Program filesFiles installed by KeyDepot

Program executable:keydepot.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\keydepot\keydepot.exe
Additional files:
  • AbLiteRegistration.dll - AbLiteRegistration
  • AbFlexTransEditor.exe - AbFlexTransEditor
  • AbBugReporter.dll - AbBugReporter
  • AbUpdater.dll - AbUpdater
  • ImageNexus.BenScharbach.Common.PasswordGenerator.dll - KeyDepot.PasswordLib.PasswordGenerator
  • BouncyCastle.Crypto.dll (by The Legion of the Bouncy Castle) - Bouncy Castle for .NET (BouncyCastle.CryptoExt)
  • KeyDepotRestInterface.dll - KeyDepotRestInterface
  • AbAutostartManager.dll - AbAutostartManager
  • AbWpfRegistration.dll (by Ascora) - AbWpfRegistration
  • AbSettingsKeeper.dll (by Ascora) - AbSettingsKeeper
  • MigraDoc.DocumentObjectModel.dll (by empira Software GmbH, Cologne (Germany)) - empira MigraDoc
  • MigraDoc.Rendering.dll (by empira Software GmbH, Cologne (Germany))
  • Hardcodet.Wpf.TaskbarNotification.dll (by hardcodet.net) - NotifyIcon WPF (NotifyIcon for WPF)
  • WpfAnimatedGif.dll (by Thomas Levesque) - WpfAnimatedGif
  • AbFlexTrans.dll - AbFlexTrans
  • ICSharpCode.SharpZipLib.dll (by ICSharpCode.net) - #ZipLibrary (SharpZipLib for .NET Framework 2.0)
  • Metsys.Bson.dll (by Karl Seguin) - Metsys.Bson
  • AbSettings.dll - AbSettings
  • AbCommons.dll - AbCommons
  • RestSharp.dll (by John Sheehan, RestSharp Community) - RestSharp
  • PdfSharp.Charting.dll - PDFsharp (PDFsharp Charting)
  • PdfSharp.dll
  • log4net.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - log4net (log4net for .NET Framework 1.0)
  • AbApi.dll - AbApi
  • AbGui.dll - AbGui
  • Ionic.Zip.dll - Ionic's Zip Library
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • KeyDepot.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named KeyDepot.
Startup File (User Run)
  • KeyDepot.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'KeyDepot' and executes as C:\Program Files\KeyDepot\KeyDepot.exe.

How do I remove KeyDepot?

You can uninstall KeyDepot 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 KeyDepot, 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 KeyDepot.

Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.24%
Windows 10 44.51%
Windows Vista 1.41%
Windows XP 0.85%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.44%
Windows 10 Home 14.41%
Windows 8.1 13.56%
Windows 7 Professional 10.73%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.34%
Windows 10 Pro 6.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.07% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 77.07%
  United States 8.84%
  Austria 3.87%
  United Kingdom 2.21%
  Switzerland 1.93%
  France 1.38%
  Netherlands 1.10%
  Hungary 0.28%
  Singapore 0.28%
  South Africa 0.28%
  Australia 0.28%
  New Zealand 0.28%
  Sweden 0.28%
  Slovakia 0.28%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 36.31%
Acer 20.24%
Hewlett-Packard 10.12%
ASUS 9.52%
Dell 7.14%
Lenovo 4.17%
Samsung 2.98%
Intel 2.98%
Toshiba 1.79%
Sony 1.19%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7502 6.00%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 4.00%
MEDION MS-7800 4.00%
Medion Akoya P7818 3.33%
ASUS All Series 3.33%
Acer Aspire V3-772 2.67%

About (from Abelssoft GmbH)

Abelssoft is a business unit of Ascora GmbH and is based in northern Germany.
Publisher URL: www.abelssoft.net


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