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Should I remove NetMon?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #31,930
United States Rank #35,705
Reach 0.0046%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 1.82 days
53.75 days >
Average installed length: 28.24 days


0.5b 100.00%



Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 main program executable is netmon.exe. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 820.51 KB (840,206 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 27% of users of NetMon come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and India.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\netmon
Uninstaller: C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\NetMon\netmon.exe /uninstall
Estimated size: 820.51 KB

Program filesFiles installed by NetMon

Program executable:netmon.exe
Additional files:
  • iexplore.exe (by Microsoft) - Internet Explorer

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • iexplore.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{AE682E52-3FA8-4616-B0C6-9E2223B32B12}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • netmon.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'NetMon' and executes as C:\users\user\appdata\Roaming\NetMon\netmon.exe.
Network connections
  • iexplore.exe connects to cds173.ewr9.msecn.net ( port 80).
  • iexplore.exe connects to ni-in-f94.1e100.net ( port 80).
  • iexplore.exe connects to cds146.ewr9.msecn.net ( port 443).
  • iexplore.exe connects to edge-star-ecmp-01-prn1.facebook.com ( port 443).
  • iexplore.exe connects to lga15s34-in-f27.1e100.net ( port 443).
  • iexplore.exe connects to (port 80).
  • iexplore.exe connects to ( port 80).
  • iexplore.exe connects to (port 443).
  • iexplore.exe connects to kul06s06-in-f23.1e100.net ( port 443).
  • iexplore.exe connects to (port 80).
  • Plus 62 more

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:93.56 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.3487839947%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.19149960%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.15728439%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:2,350,057
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:9.48 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:9.1 KB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove NetMon?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win Vista (SP1) 2%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.46%
Windows 8 35.38%
Windows Vista 6.15%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.75%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.19%
Windows 7 Professional 15.63%
Windows 8.1 14.06%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.25%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

27.40% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 27.40%
  Canada 6.85%
  India 6.85%
  Sweden 6.85%
  Australia 4.11%
  Brazil 4.11%
  Saudi Arabia 4.11%
  Netherlands 2.74%
  Peru 2.74%
  Romania 2.74%
  Vietnam 2.74%
  AZ 1.37%
  Belgium 1.37%
  BG 1.37%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.81%
Dell 20.34%
Acer 18.64%
Lenovo 11.86%
MSI 3.39%
Toshiba 3.39%
Sony 3.39%
Intel 1.69%
ASUS 1.69%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 3542 3.70%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.70%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.70%
LENOVO 20351 3.70%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.70%
TOSHIBA Satellite S55-A 1.85%


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