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Should I remove LanSpy?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,940
United States Rank #20,903
Reach 0.0100%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 84.62 days
254.33 days >
Average installed length: 133.63 days

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What is LanSpy?  (from LanTricks.com)

LanSpy is a network security scanner, which allows getting different information about computer: Domain and NetBios names, MAC address, Server information, Domain and Domain controller information, Remote control, Time, Discs, Transports, Users, Global and local users groups, Policy settings, Shared resources, Sessions...  Read more


LanSpy is a software program developed by LanTricks.com. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named LanSpy.exe. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 2.99 MB (3,136,367 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 41% of users of LanSpy come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: lantricks.com/lanspy
Help link: www.LanTricks.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\LanTricks\LanSpy\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\LanTricks\LanSpy\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 2.99 MB

Program filesFiles installed by LanSpy

Program executable:LanSpy.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\LanTricks\LanSpy\LanSpy.exe
Additional files:
  • lanspy_setup.exe - LanSpy Setup
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • LanSpy.exe - LanSpy

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • LanSpy.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5D9DF128-39A7-4372-9666-3B360190DB4F}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove LanSpy?

You can uninstall LanSpy 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 LanSpy, 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 LanSpy.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.62%
Windows 10 25.76%
Windows XP 9.60%
Windows Vista 3.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 26.02%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.84%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.78%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.69%
Windows 10 Pro 7.65%
Windows 10 Home 5.10%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.48% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.48%
  Italy 6.55%
  Russia 4.80%
  Germany 4.37%
  United Kingdom 4.37%
  Netherlands 3.49%
  France 3.06%
  Canada 2.18%
  South Africa 1.75%
  Brazil 1.75%
  Switzerland 1.75%
  Colombia 1.31%
  UA 1.31%
  Finland 1.31%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.00%
Dell 20.80%
Acer 20.80%
ASUS 16.80%
Intel 4.00%
Lenovo 4.00%
Toshiba 3.20%
American Megatrends 0.80%
Common models
ASUS All Series 2.75%
Gigabyte GA-MA785GT-UD3H 1.83%
HP Compaq 8100 Elite SFF ... 1.83%
ASUSTeK G75VW 1.83%
Gigabyte M61PME-S2 1.83%


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