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Should I remove MEGAsync?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,193
United States Rank #1,431
Reach 0.5800%
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Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.44 days
249.12 days >
Average installed length: 130.89 days



MEGAsync is a program developed by Mega Limited. 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 megasync.exe. The software installer includes 94 files and is usually about 17.78 MB (18,642,751 bytes). The software utilizes the Nokia Qt cross-platforms C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 43% of users of MEGAsync come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Spain.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mega.co.nz
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\megasync
Uninstaller: C:\ProgramData\MEGAsync\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 17.78 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MEGAsync

Program executable:megasync.exe
Additional files:
  • uninst.exe - MEGAsync
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • cares.dll (by The c-ares library, http://c-ares.haxx.se/) - The c-ares library (c-ares Shared Library)
  • QtCore4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtSvg4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • libuv.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MEGAsync.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{3F4B8C0E-A1EB-44AA-9A7E-3D4AC94653FF}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove MEGAsync?

You can uninstall MEGAsync 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 MEGAsync, 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 MEGAsync.

Win 10 66%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 65.79%
Windows 7 32.49%
Windows XP 1.15%
Windows Vista 0.57%
Windows Server 2003 0.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 22.15%
Windows 10 Pro 19.16%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.71%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.66%
Windows 7 Professional 7.29%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 5.73%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.97% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.97%
  Italy 5.75%
  Spain 4.98%
  France 4.46%
  Brazil 3.74%
  Germany 3.00%
  Mexico 2.94%
  United Kingdom 2.63%
  Netherlands 2.00%
  Colombia 1.86%
  Argentina 1.73%
  Canada 1.26%
  DZ 1.04%
  Peru 1.02%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.32%
Acer 19.45%
ASUS 14.79%
Dell 13.49%
Lenovo 7.84%
Toshiba 6.27%
Samsung 3.91%
MSI 1.56%
Intel 0.83%
Alienware 0.52%
Common models
ASUS All Series 12.40%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.85%
HP 15 Notebook PC 3.72%
HP HP Notebook 2.98%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.94%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.68%


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