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7% remove it93% keep it
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Average installed length: 102.20 days

MyPublicWiFi 5.1

What is MyPublicWiFi?  (from TRUE Software)

MyPublicWiFi can be used to record all sessions actions on you virtual WIFI-Hotspot. This allows you to track all visited url pages. MyPublicWiFi is an easy-to-use software that turns your laptop/PC into a Wi-Fi wireless access point. Anyone nearby can surf the Internet through your sharing. This is also an ideal solu...  Read more


MyPublicWiFi 5.1 is a program developed by TRUE Software. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 installer includes 5 files and is usually about 3.4 MB (3,569,231 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 14% of users of MyPublicWiFi come from India, it is also popular in the United States and Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mypublicwifi.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MyPublicWiFi\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\MyPublicWiFi\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 3.4 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MyPublicWiFi 5.1

  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • snetcfg.exe (by Windows (R) Server 2003 DDK provider) - Windows (R) Server 2003 DDK driver (network config sample)
  • MyPublicWiFi.exe
  • ndisapi.dll (by NT Kernel Resources) - Windows Packet Filter Kit (ndisapi)
  • PublicWiFiService.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MyPublicWiFi.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8FC157FF-2DDE-448B-AED9-0B721B3866B3}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • MyPublicWiFi.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named my public wifi.
  • PublicWiFiService.exe runs as a service named 'MyPublicWiFi Service' (MyPublicWiFiService).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • MyPublicWiFi.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'MyPublicWiFi' which loads as C:\Program Files\MyPublicWiFi\MyPublicWiFi.exe.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:42.09 MB
21.09 MB average
User CPU:0.00024657%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:375,628
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:550 Bytes
435.61 KB average
Memory:1.56 MB
Total CPU:0.0004652585%
Kernel CPU:0.00017877%
User CPU:0.00028649%
CPU cycles/sec:695,029

How do I remove MyPublicWiFi?

Quickly and completely remove MyPublicWiFi 5.1 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall MyPublicWiFi 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 MyPublicWiFi 5.1, 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 MyPublicWiFi.

Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.92%
Windows 8 46.77%
Windows Vista 0.31%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.65%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.17%
Windows 8.1 Pro 11.86%
Windows 7 Professional 10.79%
Windows 8.1 7.24%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 4.93%

Distribution by countryGeography

14.20% of installs come from India
Which countries install it?
  India 14.20%
  United States 7.63%
  Russia 6.26%
  Italy 5.04%
  MA 4.73%
  Germany 4.58%
  Egypt 3.51%
  Indonesia 3.36%
  France 3.21%
  DZ 2.75%
  UA 2.75%
  BD 2.44%
  Netherlands 2.29%
  Turkey 2.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.42%
Acer 17.23%
Dell 16.60%
ASUS 14.50%
Lenovo 12.39%
Toshiba 6.72%
Samsung 4.20%
Medion 0.63%
Sony 0.63%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.05%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.25%
HP 15 Notebook PC 3.25%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.53%
LENOVO 20157 2.53%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.17%


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