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Should I remove Polar WebSync?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,001
United States Rank #12,270
Reach 0.0507%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 21.09 days
622.02 days >
Average installed length: 326.82 days


2.8.30000 22.32%
2.8.10006 61.96%
2.8.00001 3.90%
2.7.00002 1.60%
2.6.00001 4.00%
2.5.00006 1.50%
2.4.10000 0.80%
2.4.00004 1.40%
2.3.10001 0.10%
2.3.10000 0.10%
2.3.00016 0.80%
2.01.0961 0.80%
1.3.50220 0.70%

Typically installed together

Polar WebSync


Polar WebSync is a program developed by Polar Electro Oy. The most used version is 2.8.10006, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is WebSync.exe. The software installer includes 12 files and is usually about 21.56 MB (22,610,291 bytes). The program is built using the Nokia Qt cross-platforms native C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 23% of users of Polar WebSync come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.polar.fi
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Polar\WebSync\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{B239A8C1-133C-4964-9BED-3DF5E84ACE1A}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 21.56 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Polar WebSync

Program executable:WebSync.exe
Name:Polar WebSync
Path:C:\Program Files\Polar\WebSync\WebSync.exe
Additional files:
  • Polar.WebSync.Comps.dll - Polar.WebSync.Comps
  • Polar.Transport.dll - Polar.Transport
  • Polar.Monitor.dll - Polar.Monitor
  • WebSync.exe - Polar WebSync
  • 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/)
  • 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
  • QtXml4.dll
  • libpolar.dll
  • PTransform.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • WebSync.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D57163D4-6082-4353-81D6-74F9B90F6DC9}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Polar WebSync?

You can uninstall Polar WebSync 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 Polar WebSync, 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 Polar WebSync.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.25%
Windows 10 37.64%
Windows Vista 5.31%
Windows XP 2.80%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.39%
Windows 7 Professional 12.44%
Windows 10 Home 10.83%
Windows 8.1 9.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.53%
Windows 10 Pro 6.22%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.48% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.48%
  Germany 13.86%
  France 6.38%
  Norway 4.81%
  Finland 4.81%
  Belgium 4.53%
  Netherlands 4.34%
  United Kingdom 4.34%
  Italy 3.60%
  Austria 3.51%
  Canada 3.42%
  Spain 2.68%
  South Africa 2.68%
  Sweden 2.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.23%
Dell 18.18%
Acer 16.50%
ASUS 13.97%
Toshiba 7.41%
Samsung 5.22%
Medion 3.70%
Lenovo 3.54%
Intel 2.02%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.75%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.83%
ASUS All Series 3.45%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.30%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 1.92%
ASUSTeK K53SV 1.92%


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