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Should I remove PC Magazine File Utility Pack?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
22% remove it78% keep it
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PC Magazine File Utility Pack

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What is PC Magazine File Utility Pack?  (from Ziff Davis Media)

Our popular File Utility Pack is growing! In addition to the three great programs previously offered in the File Utility Pack, we've now added a simple but useful utility called CopySet. CopySet enables you to select a collection of files from various directories and bundle them into a set that can be copied to a singl...  Read more


PC Magazine File Utility Pack is a program developed by Ziff Davis Media. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 30.65 MB (32,138,022 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 91% of users of PC Magazine File Utility Pack come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Ecuador.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2392064,00.asp
Help link: www.pcmag.com/downloads
Installation folder: C:\Utilities\File Utility Pack\
Uninstaller: "C:\Utilities\File Utility Pack\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 30.65 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PC Magazine File Utility Pack

  • CopySet.exe - FileUtilities 3.0 (CopySet)
  • FileGrab.exe - FileUtilities (FileGrab 3.0)
  • FileTouch.exe - FileTouch 3.0
  • FileUtilities.exe
  • MultiRen.exe - MultiRen 3.0
  • UpdateDll.dll - Update Dll
  • FileUtilitiesCtxMenu.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • ContMenu.dll - FileGrab 2.0
  • DsoFile.dll (by Microsoft) - DSOFILE (DSO OLE Document Properties Reader 2.1)
  • LogicNP.EZShellExtensions.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • ContMenu.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'PCMagFileUtilities' with a class of {CCA1F039-AF23-48C2-A3E1-95AFA531A99A}.

How do I remove PC Magazine File Utility Pack?

Quickly and completely remove PC Magazine File Utility Pack from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall PC Magazine File Utility Pack 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 PC Magazine File Utility Pack, 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 PC Magazine File Utility Pack.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 22%
Keep it 78%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.18%
Windows 10 15.79%
Windows XP 7.02%
Windows Vista 5.26%
Windows Server 2003 1.75%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.36%
Windows 7 Professional 28.57%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.93%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.93%
Windows 10 Home 7.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.36%

Distribution by countryGeography

91.40% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 91.40%
  Canada 3.23%
  Ecuador 1.08%
  France 1.08%
  Italy 1.08%
  Netherlands 1.08%
  Panama 1.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.45%
Hewlett-Packard 20.41%
ASUS 8.16%
Lenovo 6.12%
Gateway 6.12%
American Megatrends 6.12%
Acer 4.08%
Samsung 4.08%
Intel 4.08%
MSI 2.04%
Alienware 2.04%
Common models
Samsung QX311/QX411/QX412... 4.35%
Acer Aspire 7741 4.35%
TOSHIBA Satellite L305 2.17%
MSI MS-7676 2.17%
MSI MS-7589 2.17%
MSI MS-7350 2.17%

About Ziff Davis Media

Ziff Davis is a publisher and Internet company that has primarily published computer and technology related magazines, and its growing number of websites, spun off from its magazines, have established Ziff Davis as an Internet Information company.
Publisher URL: www.ziffdavis.com


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