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6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
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Average installed length: 198.23 days


1.0.296 100.00%

PFConfig 1.0.296


PFConfig 1.0.296 is a program developed by Portforward.com. The main program executable is pfconfig.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 1.13 MB (1,187,036 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 52% of users of PFConfig come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.portforward.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\pfconfig
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\PFConfig\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 1.13 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PFConfig 1.0.296

Program executable:pfconfig.exe
PFConfig.exe allows you to easily configure your router's port forwarding section.
Path:C:\Program Files\pfconfig\pfconfig.exe
Additional files:
  • PFConfigHelper.exe - PFConfig Helper (Helps PFConfig out)
  • PFConfigLauncher.exe (by PFConfigLauncher is part of PFConfig. Please allow access through your firewall to properly configure your router) - PFConfigLauncher is part of PFConfig. Please allow access through your firewall to properly configure your router.
  • uninst.exe

How do I remove PFConfig?

Quickly and completely remove PFConfig 1.0.296 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall PFConfig 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 PFConfig 1.0.296, 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 PFConfig.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.12%
Windows 8 22.88%
Windows Vista 4.08%
Windows XP 3.92%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.48%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.51%
Windows 7 Professional 11.17%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.76%
Windows 8.1 4.60%
Windows 8 3.94%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.44%
  United Kingdom 5.01%
  Australia 4.74%
  Canada 4.07%
  Netherlands 3.25%
  Brazil 1.76%
  France 1.49%
  Italy 1.36%
  Sweden 1.36%
  Belgium 1.08%
  Norway 1.08%
  South Africa 1.08%
  Germany 0.95%
  Greece 0.95%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.85%
Dell 20.36%
Acer 14.37%
ASUS 12.57%
Toshiba 4.19%
Lenovo 3.59%
Alienware 2.99%
Intel 2.40%
Samsung 2.10%
American Megatrends 0.90%
MSI 0.90%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.29%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.23%
ASUS All Series 3.17%
Dell XPS 8300 3.17%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.17%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 2.65%

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Esterover a year ago
Great program for stubborn routers to set up IP cameras port forwarding. Linksys & Netgear are easy to setup. Uverse Gateway often is horrible to set up so this program does it easily