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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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United States Rank #40,263
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7.2 2.38%
7.1 2.38%
6.7 16.67%
6.6 9.52%
6.5 14.29%
6.4 11.90%
6.3 11.90%
6.2 7.14% 4.76%

Search and Replace

What is Search and Replace?  (from Funduc Software)

Search and Replace searches through one or more files files for a string and can also replace that 'search hit' with another string. The program can search subdirectories and ZIP files and do case sensitive or insensitive searches. Extensive support for grep style regular expression search & replacements includes opera...  Read more


Search and Replace is a program developed by Funduc Software. The most used version is 6.7, with over 86% of all installations currently using this version. 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 sr32.exe. The software installer includes 12 files and is usually about 3.47 MB (3,638,486 bytes). ChkUpdate.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 44% of users of Search and Replace come from the United States, it is also popular in Iran and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.funduc.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Search & Replace\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Search & Replace\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 3.47 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Search and Replace

Program executable:sr32.exe
Name:Search and Replace for Windows
Search and Replace
Path:C:\Program Files\search & replace\sr32.exe
Additional files:
  • SrExt.dll - Search and Replace Shell Extension DLL by Funduc Software Inc. http://www.funduc.com (Search and Replace Shell Extension DLL)
  • ChkUpdate.dll - ChkUpdat Dynamic Link Library (ChkUpdate Dynamic Link Library www.funduc.com)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Context Menu Handlers
  • SrExt64.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'SrExt' with a class of {a90d5ea2-a1d7-11cf-8dc1-00805fc2353f}.
  • SrExt.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'SrExt' with a class of {a90d5ea2-a1d7-11cf-8dc1-00805fc2353f}.

How do I remove Search and Replace?

You can uninstall Search and Replace 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 Search and Replace, 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 Search and Replace.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.52%
Windows XP 33.33%
Windows 10 4.76%
Windows Vista 2.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 33.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.05%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.05%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.76%
Windows Vista Ultimate 2.38%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.23%
  Iran 9.62%
  France 3.85%
  United Kingdom 3.85%
  Germany 3.85%
  Spain 3.85%
  Mexico 3.85%
  Belgium 1.92%
  BZ 1.92%
  Ireland 1.92%
  Israel 1.92%
  Netherlands 1.92%
  Turkey 1.92%
  Brazil 1.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 40.63%
Hewlett-Packard 15.63%
American Megatrends 9.38%
Acer 9.38%
Toshiba 6.25%
ASUS 3.13%
Sahara 3.13%
Medion 3.13%
Intel 3.13%
Apple 3.13%
Common models
Dell Latitude E6410 6.45%
Compaq-Presario AY030AA-A... 6.45%
ASUSTeK F7SR 3.23%
Acer TravelMate 8200 3.23%
P4i6G P4i65G 3.23%

Publisher URL: www.funduc.com


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