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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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Process Hacker 2.27 r4957


Process Hacker 2.27 r4957 is a software program developed by wj32. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named processhacker.exe. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 3.16 MB (3,309,628 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 53% of users of Process Hacker r4957 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: processhacker.sourceforge.net
Help link: sourceforge.net/projects/processhacker/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Process Hacker 2\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Process Hacker 2\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 3.16 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Process Hacker 2.27 r4957

Program executable:processhacker.exe
Name:Process Hacker
Path:C:\Program Files\process hacker 2\processhacker.exe
Additional files:
  • peview.exe - Process Hacker (PE Viewer)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • ProcessHacker.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Process Hacker 2' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Process Hacker 2\ProcessHacker.exe" -hide.

How do I remove Process Hacker r4957?

You can uninstall Process Hacker r4957 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 Process Hacker 2.27 (r4957), 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 Process Hacker r4957.

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 67.11%
Windows Vista 14.47%
Windows XP 14.47%
Windows 10 3.95%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 35.14%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.86%
Windows 7 Professional 10.81%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.76%
Windows Vista Ultimate 4.05%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.63% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.63%
  Germany 9.47%
  Canada 6.32%
  Japan 4.21%
  United Kingdom 4.21%
  France 3.16%
  Spain 3.16%
  Australia 2.11%
  Singapore 1.05%
  South Africa 1.05%
  Brazil 1.05%
  Russia 1.05%
  SY 1.05%
  Iran 1.05%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.00%
Dell 16.00%
Acer 16.00%
Toshiba 12.00%
ASUS 4.00%
American Megatrends 4.00%
Gateway 2.00%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.23%
HP Compaq 6200 Pro MT PC 1.61%
Hewlett-Packard G5460uk 1.61%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 1.61%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 1.61%


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