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Should I remove Lorex Auto Port Forwarding?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,399
United States Rank #15,253
Reach 0.0062%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 54.29 days
464.57 days >
Average installed length: 244.10 days


1.5.0 32.52%
1.4.2 8.94%
1.4.1 1.63%
1.4.0 52.03%
1.2.0 4.88%

Lorex Auto Port Forwarding


Lorex Auto Port Forwarding is a program developed by Lorex Technology. The most used version is 1.4.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is Lorex_apf.exe. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 8.66 MB (9,085,122 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 89% of users of Lorex Auto Port Forwarding come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Mexico.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.lorextechnology.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Lorex Auto Port Forwarding
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Lorex Auto Port Forwarding\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\Lorex Auto Port Forwarding\Uninstall\uninstall.xml"
Estimated size: 8.66 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Lorex Auto Port Forwarding

Program executable:Lorex_apf.exe
Name:Lorex Auto Port Forwarding
Path:C:\Program Files\Lorex Auto Port Forwarding\Lorex_apf.exe
Additional files:
  • Lorex_apf.exe - Lorex Auto Port Forwarding
  • uninstall.exe (by Indigo Rose) - Setup Factory 8.0 Runtime (Setup Application)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Lorex_apf.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B2653AEF-7F3D-45BC-8DD8-25DD4CD3E930}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Lorex Auto Port Forwarding?

You can uninstall Lorex Auto Port Forwarding 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 Lorex Auto Port Forwarding, 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 Lorex Auto Port Forwarding.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.79%
Windows 10 25.20%
Windows Vista 6.50%
Windows XP 6.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 47.54%
Windows 7 Professional 8.20%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.74%
Windows 8.1 5.74%
Windows 10 Pro 4.92%

Distribution by countryGeography

88.60% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 88.60%
  Canada 6.22%
  Mexico 3.11%
  TT 0.52%
  Nicaragua 0.52%
  Jamaica 0.52%
  United Kingdom 0.52%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 32.95%
Hewlett-Packard 31.82%
Acer 7.95%
Toshiba 6.82%
ASUS 4.55%
Samsung 3.41%
Sony 3.41%
Alienware 2.27%
Intel 1.14%
Apple 1.14%
American Megatrends 1.14%
Common models
Dell XPS 8500 1.90%
HP G60 Notebook PC 1.90%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.90%
HP Pro 3130 Microtower PC 1.90%
Hewlett-Packard p6720f 1.90%
Dell Inspiron 1545 1.90%


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