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What percent of users and experts removed it?
22% remove it78% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #17,271
United States Rank #20,502
Reach 0.0144%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 20.61 days
607.87 days >
Average installed length: 319.39 days

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Password Folder


Password Folder is a program developed by IObit. 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). When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is passwordfolder.exe. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 5.58 MB (5,854,132 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 7. While about 32% of users of Password Folder come from the United States, it is also popular in India and BD.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.IObit.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IObit\Password Folder\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\IObit\Password Folder\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 5.58 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Password Folder

Program executable:passwordfolder.exe
Name:Password Folder
Path:C:\Program Files\iobit\password folder\passwordfolder.exe
Additional files:
  • FpCheckService.exe - Password Folder (Password Folder service check)
  • PfCheckService.exe
  • PfShellExtension.dll - Password Folder Shell Extension
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • bookmarks.exe
  • sqlite3.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • PfShellExtension.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'PfMenu' with a class of {2F844462-7CB8-489C-828C-32A6422506AF}.
Scheduled Task
  • PasswordFolder.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7A0099DD-A745-4E7A-B47E-D0EA2062A64A}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Password Folder?

You can uninstall Password Folder 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 Password Folder, 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 Password Folder.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 22%
Keep it 78%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.17%
Windows 10 8.45%
Windows XP 7.04%
Windows Vista 6.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.01%
Windows 7 Professional 13.48%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.09%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.96%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.61%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.53% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.53%
  India 21.66%
  BD 3.82%
  United Kingdom 3.50%
  Canada 2.55%
  Australia 2.23%
  Spain 1.91%
  Germany 1.59%
  Italy 1.59%
  Netherlands 1.59%
  Belgium 1.27%
  France 1.27%
  Hong Kong 1.27%
  Iran 1.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.45%
Dell 20.59%
Acer 20.59%
Toshiba 7.35%
Lenovo 5.39%
ASUS 5.39%
Intel 4.90%
Samsung 2.94%
Sony 1.96%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.04%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.88%
Acer Aspire 5745 2.88%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.88%
HP 1000 Notebook PC 2.16%

About (from IObit)

Founded in 2004 by two creative and enthusiastic programmers, IObit is focused on providing consumers with innovative and comprehensive system utilities and security software for superior PC performance and security.
Publisher URL: www.iobit.com


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