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7% remove it93% keep it
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United States Rank #14,451
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5.00.34 99.55%
5.0.29 0.45%

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Microsoft File Transfer Manager

What is Microsoft File Transfer Manager?  (from Microsoft)

The goal of download acceleration is to make optimum use of your network bandwidth by overcoming network latency as much as possible. As a result, those users who have not been getting their bandwidth fully utilized due to internet latency are expected to see an increase in download speed. Transfers in your current tr...  Read more


Microsoft File Transfer Manager is a software program developed by Microsoft. The most common release is 5.00.34, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named _12db153c.exe. The setup package is about 741 KB (758,784 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 51% of users of Microsoft File Transfer Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: transfers.one.microsoft.com/ftm
Help link: transfers.ds.microsoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Windows\Installer\{4C8169AB-B6C1-413B-81B6-73B77127D82F}
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{4C8169AB-B6C1-413B-81B6-73B77127D82F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 741 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft File Transfer Manager

Program executable:_12db153c.exe

How do I remove Microsoft File Transfer Manager?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft File Transfer Manager from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Microsoft File Transfer Manager 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Microsoft File Transfer Manager, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Microsoft File Transfer Manager.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.18%
Windows 8 31.82%
Windows XP 6.36%
Windows Vista 3.64%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.55%
Windows 7 Professional 16.36%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.73%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.82%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.36%
Windows 8.1 4.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.33%
  Germany 6.08%
  France 4.18%
  United Kingdom 4.18%
  India 3.04%
  Canada 3.04%
  Australia 2.66%
  Brazil 2.28%
  Japan 1.90%
  Netherlands 1.52%
  Italy 1.52%
  Taiwan 1.14%
  Switzerland 1.14%
  Spain 1.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.63%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Acer 11.11%
Intel 9.63%
ASUS 6.67%
Toshiba 4.44%
Samsung 3.70%
Sahara 2.22%
Lenovo 1.48%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.75%
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro S50... 2.75%
Dell Studio XPS 435T/9000 2.75%
HP-Pavilion NY810AV-ABA e... 2.75%
Dell Precision M4600 1.83%
Dell XPS 8700 1.83%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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