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MagicArchiver is a software program developed by Power Software Ltd. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The primary executable is named magicarchiver.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 3.06 MB (3,212,760 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 57% of users of MagicArchiver come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MagicArchiver
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\MagicArchiver\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 3.06 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MagicArchiver

Program executable:magicarchiver.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\magicarchiver\magicarchiver.exe
Additional files:
  • MASHELL.DLL - MagicArchiver Shell Dynamic Link Library (MagicArchiverShell DLL)
  • uninstall.exe - MagicArchiver Setup
  • 7z.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Standalone Plugin)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • MASHELL.DLL added to Windows Explorer under the name 'MagicArchiver' with a class of {1E60C805-721C-4E6E-8902-8D7CDFAA5872}.

How do I remove MagicArchiver?

You can uninstall MagicArchiver 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 MagicArchiver, 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 MagicArchiver.

Win 10 75%
Win 7 (SP1) 25%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 75.00%
Windows 7 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Pro 25.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 25.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.00%
Windows 8.1 Connected 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.14% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.14%
  United Kingdom 28.57%
  Australia 14.29%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 66.67%
Dell 33.33%
Common models
LINX LINX10 25.00%
Gateway SX2110G 25.00%
Dell Inspiron 1545 25.00%
Acer Aspire 7540 25.00%

Publisher URL: www.powersoftware.com


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