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Should I remove MailWasher Pro?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,560
United States Rank #7,134
Reach 0.0457%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.74 days
117.80 days >
Average installed length: 61.89 days

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MailWasher Pro

What is MailWasher Pro?  (from FireTrust Limited)

MailWasher Pro allows you to preview multiple accounts and all aspects of your e-mail on the server before you download it to your computer, thus protecting you from spam, viruses, phishing attacks and other nuisances. The program also learns what kind of e-mail you want to receive and adapts to your preferences. You c...  Read more


MailWasher Pro is a software program developed by FireTrust Limited. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named mailwasher.exe. The setup package generally installs about 58 files and is usually about 28.96 MB (30,367,196 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 55% of users of MailWasher Pro come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.firetrust.com/products/mailwasherpro
Help link: www.firetrust.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\FireTrust\MailWasher Pro\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\FireTrust\MailWasher Pro\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 28.96 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MailWasher Pro

Program executable:mailwasher.exe
MailWasher 6.5.4
Path:C:\Program Files\firetrust\mailwasher pro\mailwasher.exe
Additional files:
  • MailWasher_Pro_653_Setup.exe - MailWasher Pro (MailWasher Pro Setup)
  • mailwasher_pro52.exe
  • mailwasher_pro53.exe
  • CFSSignatureAlgorithm.dll - Content Filtration System signature algorithm
  • nspr4.dll (by Mozilla Foundation) - Netscape Portable Runtime (NSPR Library)
  • nssutil3.dll (by Mozilla Foundation) - Network Security Services (NSS Utility Library)
  • plc4.dll - PLC Library
  • MailAnalysis.dll - Mail analysis library
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • ContactsLib.dll
  • MCore.dll
  • ssleay32.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MailWasher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{51532DA5-E14B-4280-9679-AC5B995A5451}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • MailWasher.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'MailWasher.exe' and executes as C:\Program Files\FireTrust\MailWasher Pro\MailWasher.exe.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • MailWasher.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program\FireTrust\MailWasher Pro\MailWasher.exe'.

How do I remove MailWasher Pro?

You can uninstall MailWasher Pro 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 MailWasher Pro, 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 MailWasher Pro.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win Vista 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.03%
Windows 10 18.60%
Windows XP 15.17%
Windows Vista 6.98%
Windows Server 2003 0.22%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.28%
Windows 7 Professional 14.61%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.13%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.06%
Windows 8.1 4.49%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.86% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.86%
  United Kingdom 11.22%
  Australia 6.84%
  Netherlands 4.65%
  Canada 3.86%
  Germany 2.98%
  Belgium 1.67%
  France 1.49%
  Italy 1.31%
  Israel 1.23%
  New Zealand 1.05%
  Spain 0.88%
  South Africa 0.79%
  Brazil 0.61%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.43%
Hewlett-Packard 23.11%
Acer 10.43%
Intel 5.32%
Toshiba 4.91%
ASUS 4.70%
American Megatrends 4.29%
Medion 3.48%
Lenovo 1.23%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.12%
ASUS All Series 3.94%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.15%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.76%
Dell Inspiron 3847 1.97%
Dell XPS 8300 1.97%


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