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8% remove it92% keep it
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What is ProxyWay?  (from ProxyWay.com)

HTTP proxy server is a proxy allowing to work on the Internet with HTTP and (not always) FTP protocols. It can carry out caching of information downloaded from the Internet. HTTP proxy servers have several anonymity levels. A proxy server program is a kind of buffer between your computer and the Internet resource(s) y...  Read more


ProxyWay is a program developed by ProxyWay.com. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The programs's main executable is proxyway.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 48.74 MB of memory. It also adds an icon to the Windows notifications area in order to provide access to the program. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 1.26 MB (1,320,099 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 77% of users of ProxyWay come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Greece.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.proxyway.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ProxyWay\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{620797B0-A022-4B57-A95E-DD7DD0321040}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.26 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ProxyWay

Program executable:proxyway.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\ProxyWay\proxyway.exe
Taskbar:Displays an icon in the notification area
Additional files:
  • uninst.exe
  • hook.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • proxyway.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'ProxyWay' and executes as C:\Program Files\ProxyWay\proxyway.exe.
Network connections
  • proxyway.exe connects to addons-mozilla-org.mktns.services.phx1.mozilla.net ( port 443).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:48.74 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0001678835%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00007704%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00009085%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:10,026,090
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:992 Bytes
435.61 KB average

How do I remove ProxyWay?

Quickly and completely remove ProxyWay from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ProxyWay 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ProxyWay, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 ProxyWay.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 7 8%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows XP 16.67%
Windows Vista 8.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.67%
Windows 7 Professional 8.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.92%
  Brazil 3.85%
  Greece 3.85%
  Iran 3.85%
  Netherlands 3.85%
  Saudi Arabia 3.85%
  Thailand 3.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Dell 25.00%
Toshiba 25.00%
American Megatrends 8.33%
Lenovo 8.33%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite M55 9.09%
TOSHIBA Satellite L875 9.09%
TOSHIBA Satellite L505D 9.09%
LENOVO 20041 9.09%
HP-Pavilion GJ280AA-ABV a... 9.09%
Hewlett-Packard p6710f 9.09%


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