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8% remove it92% keep it
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5.1.1 16.67%
4.1.0 66.67%
4.0.10 16.67%

Safetica Free


Safetica Free is a program developed by Safetica Technologies, s.r.o. The most used version is 4.1.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is safetica.exe. The software installer includes 25 files and is usually about 62.5 MB (65,536,249 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 50% of users of Safetica Free come from the United States, it is also popular in Greece and Romania.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\safetica free
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Safetica Free\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 62.5 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Safetica Free

Program executable:safetica.exe
Name:Safetica Free
Path:C:\Program Files\safetica free\safetica.exe
Additional files:
  • traveller-setup.exe - Safetica Traveller Driver Installer
  • STArchiveManager.exe - Safetica Archive Manager
  • STCService.exe - Safetica Client Service
  • SelfExtractor.exe - Safetica SelfExtractor
  • stshellex.dll - Safetica Context Menu
  • MessageBox.dll - Safetica MessageBox
  • STPCLock.exe - Safetica FlashLock
  • traveller.exe - Safetica Traveller
  • traveller64.exe
  • STEraser.exe - Safetica Eraser
  • Uninstall.exe - Safetica Free
  • RWLockXP.dll - RWlockXP (RW lock for XP)
  • RWLock.dll - RWlock (RW lock for Vista and above)
  • ProfSkin290u.dll (by FOSS Software) - Professional User Interface Suite (Skin support DLL for Professional User Interface Suite)
  • ProfUIS290u.dll (by FOSS Software) - Professional User Interface Suite DLL
  • devcon.exe (by Windows (R) Win 7 DDK provider) - Windows (R) Win 7 DDK driver (Windows Setup API)
  • 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/)
  • 7z.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Standalone Plugin)
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)
  • openssl.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • stshellex.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'DisCryptorMenu' with a class of {4BF80ACE-49EB-4D8C-8305-A36825226D7A}.
  • STCService.exe runs as a service named 'Safetica Client Service' (STCService).

How do I remove Safetica Free?

Quickly and completely remove Safetica Free from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Safetica Free 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 Safetica Free, 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 Safetica Free.

Win 7 (SP1) 33%
Win 8 17%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows XP 16.67%
Windows Vista 16.67%
Windows 8 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.67%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Windows 8.1 Pro 16.67%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  Greece 12.50%
  Romania 12.50%
  Canada 12.50%
  Czech Republic 12.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 40.00%
Compaq 20.00%
ASUS 20.00%
Common models
Acer Aspire 7745G 16.67%
Gigabyte H61M-D2-B3 16.67%
ASUSTeK X550CC 16.67%
ASUSTeK CM6330_CM6630_CM6... 16.67%
HP Compaq dc5100 MT(PZ582... 16.67%
Acer Aspire 5920G 16.67%


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