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Should I remove Phoenix Viewer?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,400
United States Rank #14,926
Reach 0.0096%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 357.69 days
1233.99 days >
Average installed length: 648.37 days

Phoenix Viewer


Phoenix Viewer is a program developed by PhoenixViewer.com. 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 software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is PhoenixViewer.exe. The software installer includes 42 files and is usually about 102.16 KB (104,607 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 68% of users of Phoenix Viewer come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: phoenixviewer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Phoenix Viewer\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Phoenix Viewer\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 102.16 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Phoenix Viewer

Program executable:PhoenixViewer.exe
Name:Phoenix Viewer
Path:C:\Program Files\Phoenix Viewer\PhoenixViewer.exe
Additional files:
  • SLVoice.exe
  • 7z.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Standalone Plugin)
  • 7z.exe (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip Console
  • alut.dll (by Vivox) - Freealut (Freealut library)
  • dbghelp.dll (by Microsoft) - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • fmod.dll (by Firelight Technologies Pty, Ltd) - FMOD
  • glod.dll
  • growl.dll
  • growl++.dll
  • lgggrowl.dll
  • lgggrowl++.dll
  • libapr-1.dll (by Apache Software Foundation) - Apache Portable Runtime Project (Apache Portable Runtime Library)
  • libapriconv-1.dll (by Apache Software Foundation)
  • libaprutil-1.dll - Apache Portable Runtime Utility Library
  • libcollada14dom22.dll
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • libhunspell.dll (by http://hunspell.sourceforge.net/) - Hunspell Dynamic Link Library (libhunspell)
  • libsndfile-1.dll (by Vivox) - Soundfile
  • libtcmalloc_minimal.dll
  • llcommon.dll
  • media_plugin_quicktime.dll
  • media_plugin_webkit.dll
  • msvcp80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2005 (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr80.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • OpenGL32.dll
  • OpenJPEG.dll
  • ortp.dll - oRTP (Open Realtime Transport Protocol library)
  • Phoenix.exe
  • PhoenixViewer.exe - Phoenix Viewer
  • qtcore4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • qtgui4.dll (by Nokia and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • qtnetwork4.dll
  • qtopengl4.dll
  • qtwebkit4.dll
  • SecondLife.exe
  • SLPlugin.exe
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • vivoxoal.dll - OpenAL
  • vivoxplatform.dll - VxPlatform (Vivox Platform)
  • vivoxsdk.dll - Vivox SDK 2.1 (Vivox Communications API)
  • wrap_oal.dll (by Creative Labs) - Creative Labs OpenAL32 (OpenAL32)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PhoenixViewer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{74811EA8-E1D2-43F0-A0D0-3515CB281273}' (runs on registration).
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • SLVoice.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Singularity\SLVoice.exe'.
  • SLPlugin.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Phoenix Viewer\SLPlugin.exe'.

How do I remove Phoenix Viewer?

You can uninstall Phoenix Viewer 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 Phoenix Viewer, 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 Phoenix Viewer.

Win 7 (SP1) 76%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 80.95%
Windows Vista 10.58%
Windows XP 4.76%
Windows 10 3.70%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 60.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.11%
Windows 7 Professional 9.04%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.38%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.79%
Windows Vista Ultimate 2.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.20% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.20%
  Germany 5.36%
  Canada 4.21%
  France 2.68%
  Italy 2.68%
  United Kingdom 2.68%
  Sweden 1.15%
  Romania 1.15%
  Netherlands 1.15%
  Brazil 0.77%
  Belgium 0.77%
  Australia 0.77%
  Mexico 0.77%
  DZ 0.77%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.19%
Dell 18.87%
Acer 17.92%
ASUS 6.60%
Lenovo 3.77%
Intel 2.83%
American Megatrends 1.89%
Samsung 1.89%
Sony 1.89%
Toshiba 1.89%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.42%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.42%
Gigabyte GA-880GM-USB3 2.65%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 1.77%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.77%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 1.77%


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