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5% remove it95% keep it
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3.00.4505 77.78%
3.00.3072 22.22%

LeapFILE Desktop


LeapFILE Desktop is a software program developed by LeapFILE. The most common release is 3.00.4505, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The setup package generally installs about 52 files and is usually about 28.28 MB (29,654,640 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.LeapFILE.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\LeapFILE\LeapFILE Desktop\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{0F8F0E35-7794-48B3-95FA-FC51A953B57F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 28.28 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by LeapFILE Desktop

  • LeapFILEPreferenceSyncService.dll - LeapFILEPreferenceSyncService
  • LeapFILEUpdateService.dll - LeapFILEUpdateService
  • LeapFILEUploadService.dll - LeapFILEUploadService
  • LeapFILEAddIn2.dll - LeapFILE Desktop (LeapFILEAddIn)
  • LeapFileApi.dll - LeapFILEApi
  • LeapFILEComHub.exe - LeapFILEComHub
  • LeapFileCommon.dll - LeapFILECommon
  • LeapFILEDatabaseService.dll - LeapFILEDatabaseService
  • LeapFILEDesktopClient.exe - LeapFILEDesktopClient
  • LeapFILEDesktopClientObj.dll - LeapFILEDesktopClientObj
  • LeapFILEIMS.dll - LeapFILEIMS
  • LeapFileObj.dll - LeapFILEObj
  • LeapFILERightClick.exe - LeapFILERightClick
  • LeapFILETransferQueueService.dll - LeapFILETransferQueueService
  • Interop.Redemption.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'Redemption'.
  • AddinExpress.ToolbarControls.2005.dll (by Add-in Express) - Toolbar Controls .NET for Microsoft Office
  • LeapFILEProxyService.dll - LeapFILEProxyService
  • AddinExpress.MSO.2005.dll (by Add-in Express Ltd) - Add-in Express .NET (Add-in Express .NET Office Add-in)
  • LeapFILECmd.exe (by Sony Electronics) - LeapFILECommandLine
  • Redemption.dll (by Dmitry Streblechenko) - Outlook Redemption (Outlook Redemption COM library)
  • LeapFILEResource.dll - LeapFILEResource
  • ICSharpCode.SharpZipLib.dll (by ICSharpCode.net) - #ZipLibrary (SharpZipLib for .NET Framework 2.0)
  • log4net.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - log4net (log4net for .NET Framework 2.0)
  • adxloader.dll
  • Interop.Excel.dll
  • Interop.Office.dll
  • Interop.Outlook.dll
  • Interop.PowerPoint.dll
  • Interop.VBIDE.dll
  • Interop.Word.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • LeapFILEComHub.exe runs as a service named 'LeapFILEComHub' (LeapFILEComHub) "LeapFILEComHub".

How do I remove LeapFILE Desktop?

You can uninstall LeapFILE Desktop 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 LeapFILE Desktop, 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 LeapFILE Desktop.

Win 7 (SP1) 78%
Win 10 22%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.78%
Windows 10 22.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 66.67%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise Ev... 11.11%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.11%
Windows 7 Enterprise 11.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 50.00%
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6520 22.22%
Microsoft Corporation Sur... 11.11%
HP HP ProBook 450 G3 11.11%
HP Pro 3130 Microtower PC 11.11%
HP EliteBook Folio 9470m 11.11%
HP EliteBook 8540w 11.11%


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