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Should I remove OSForensics?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,822
United States Rank #10,193
Reach 0.0523%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.46 days
426.59 days >
Average installed length: 224.14 days


What is OSForensics?  (from PassMark Software)

OSForensics lets you extract forensic evidence from computers quickly with high performance file searches and indexing. Identify suspicious files and activity with hash matching, drive signature comparisons, e-mails, memory and binary data. Manage your digital investigation and create reports from collected forensic da...  Read more


OSForensics is a program developed by PassMark Software. The main program executable is OSForensics.exe. The software installer includes 18 files and is usually about 68.92 MB (72,263,493 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 31% of users of OSForensics come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.passmark.com
Help link: www.osforensics.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\OSForensics\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\OSForensics\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 68.92 MB

Program filesFiles installed by OSForensics

Program executable:OSForensics.exe
Name:PassMark Software OSForensics
Path:C:\Program Files\OSForensics\OSForensics.exe
Additional files:
  • osf.exe - PassMark Software OSForensics (OSForensics)
  • osf32.exe
  • osf32_.exe
  • osf64.exe
  • osf64_.exe
  • OSForensics.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • VShadowVista32.exe
  • VShadowVista64.exe
  • VShadowWS03.exe
  • VShadowXP.exe

How do I remove OSForensics?

You can uninstall OSForensics 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 OSForensics, 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 OSForensics.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.60%
Windows 10 27.03%
Windows XP 6.40%
Windows Vista 3.97%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.32%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.47%
Windows 7 Professional 13.99%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.26%
Windows 10 Pro 4.89%
Windows 8.1 4.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.71%
  France 11.55%
  Belgium 8.05%
  United Kingdom 6.65%
  Germany 5.34%
  Netherlands 4.37%
  Italy 3.85%
  Australia 2.80%
  Canada 2.54%
  Spain 2.19%
  DZ 1.75%
  Brazil 1.66%
  MA 1.49%
  Sweden 1.14%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 20.04%
Hewlett-Packard 19.49%
Acer 16.61%
ASUS 12.64%
Toshiba 5.60%
Samsung 4.33%
Medion 2.71%
Lenovo 1.81%
American Megatrends 1.44%
Intel 1.26%
Sony 1.08%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.16%
ASUS All Series 3.57%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.57%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 3.17%
Dell XPS 8300 2.78%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 2.38%

About (from PassMark Software)

We specialize in the development of high quality performance benchmarking solutions as well as providing expert independent IT consultancy services to clients ranging from government organizations to major IT heavyweights.
Publisher URL: www.passmark.com


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