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Should I remove Mozy Sync?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #12,458
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VersionDistribution 5.36% 41.07% 25.89% 27.68%

Typically installed together

Mozy Sync


Mozy Sync is a software program developed by Mozy. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 mozysync.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 14.11 MB (14,796,912 bytes). 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 89% of users of Mozy Sync come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mozy.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Mozy Sync\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{1996E34F-8A17-49D9-8735-FE80AEED58A4}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 14.11 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Mozy Sync

Program executable:mozysync.exe
Name:Mozy Sync
Path:C:\Program Files\Mozy Sync\mozysync.exe
Additional files:
  • mozysyncshell.dll - Mozy Sync (Mozy Sync Shell Extension)
  • SyncRsc.dll - Mozy Sync resources
  • 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/)
  • horizon-api.dll (by VMware, Inc) - Horizon C API
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • mozysyncshell.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'mozysync' with a class of {04547006-32F5-4635-844B-B8D7FCE47692}.

How do I remove Mozy Sync?

Quickly and completely remove Mozy Sync from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Mozy Sync 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 Mozy Sync, 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 Mozy Sync.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.57%
Windows 8 34.82%
Windows Vista 7.14%
Windows XP 4.46%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.82%
Windows 7 Professional 17.27%
Windows 8.1 15.45%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.18%
Windows 8 7.27%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

89.08% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 89.08%
  United Kingdom 2.87%
  Canada 1.72%
  DZ 1.15%
  Israel 1.15%
  South Africa 0.57%
  Taiwan 0.57%
  France 0.57%
  Australia 0.57%
  New Zealand 0.57%
  Ireland 0.57%
  Italy 0.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.56%
Dell 25.56%
Acer 8.89%
Lenovo 8.89%
ASUS 5.56%
Intel 3.33%
American Megatrends 3.33%
Toshiba 2.22%
Sony 2.22%
Apple 1.11%
Common models
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 2.97%
Dell Inspiron 1545 1.98%
Hewlett-Packard 23-f270 1.98%
Dell Inspiron 3521 1.98%
Hewlett-Packard SLIC-BPC 1.98%


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