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Should I remove PhonePower Softphone?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #33,483
United States Rank #19,439
Reach 0.0038%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.75 days
620.33 days >
Average installed length: 325.94 days


2.07 75.68%
2.06 24.32%

PhonePower Softphone


PhonePower Softphone is a software program developed by PhonePower. The most common release is 2.07, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 primary executable is named phonepower.exe. The setup package generally installs about 18 files and is usually about 47.36 MB (49,662,382 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 92% of users of PhonePower Softphone come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Hong Kong.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.phonepower.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\phonepower
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\PhonePower\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 47.36 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PhonePower Softphone

Program executable:phonepower.exe
Name:PhonePower 2.07 for Windows
Path:C:\Program Files\phonepower\phonepower.exe
Additional files:
  • PhonePowerOutlook32.dll - PhonePower softphone Outlook plugin 1.00
  • PhonePowerOutlook64.dll
  • libcef.dll - Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) Dynamic Link Library
  • icudt.dll (by The ICU Project) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • libGLESv2.dll - ANGLE libGLESv2 Dynamic Link Library
  • libEGL.dll - ANGLE libEGL Dynamic Link Library
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • Wrapper.dll (by Attractel) - Attractel (DLL)
  • avcodec-52.dll
  • avutil-49.dll
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PhonePower.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{C069325F-282B-4329-9775-302567F8CB87}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • PhonePower.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'PhonePower.exe' and executes as "C:\Program Files\PhonePower\PhonePower.exe".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • PhonePower.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\PhonePower\PhonePower.exe'.

How do I remove PhonePower Softphone?

You can uninstall PhonePower Softphone 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 PhonePower Softphone, 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 PhonePower Softphone.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win 7 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.33%
Windows 10 38.67%
Windows XP 2.67%
Windows Vista 1.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.32%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.92%
Windows 10 Pro 13.51%
Windows 7 Professional 13.51%
Windows 10 Home 10.81%
Windows 8 5.41%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.44%
  Canada 4.20%
  Hong Kong 0.84%
  Panama 0.84%
  India 0.84%
  Argentina 0.84%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.07%
Dell 24.56%
ASUS 15.79%
Lenovo 8.77%
Toshiba 8.77%
Acer 7.02%
Intel 1.75%
American Megatrends 1.75%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 7.35%
Dell Inspiron One 2330 2.94%
HP ProBook 4720s 2.94%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 1.47%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 1.47%
TOSHIBA Satellite P50-A 1.47%


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