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What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,190
United States Rank #1,108
Reach 0.5816%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.01 days
649.27 days >
Average installed length: 341.14 days


3.1.60 50.88%
3.1.50 1.02%
3.1.40 7.53%
3.1.30 2.33%
3.1.20 2.75%
3.1.10 11.38%
3.1.01 7.69%
3.1.0 16.43%

Secure Download Manager

What is Secure Download Manager?  (from Kivuto Solutions)

The Secure Download Manager (SDM) is a program for downloading files securely from your WebStore. When you download software from a WebStore that uses the SDM, you will be prompted to download and install the SDM to your computer. The SDM provides for secure, effective and efficient file downloads, especially for files...  Read more


Secure Download Manager is a software program developed by Kivuto Solutions. The most common release is 3.1.60, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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). When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The primary executable is named adobe air updater.exe. The setup package generally installs about 135 files and is usually about 755 KB (773,120 bytes). The installed file Adobe AIR Updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 55% of users of Secure Download Manager come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\microsoft sql server\110\sdk\assemblies\en
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{4A5667B2-5D13-46C2-85B5-9D46A6096F61}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 755 KB
Language: French (France)

Program filesFiles installed by Secure Download Manager

Program executable:adobe air updater.exe
Name:Adobe AIR
Adobe AIR Installer
Path:C:\Program Files\common files\adobe air\versions\1.0\resources\adobe air updater.exe
Additional files:
  • addinsystraynotifier.dll (by ShoreTel) - AddinSysTrayNotifier
  • addinsystraynotifier.resources.dll (by ShoreTel)
  • AdobeCP.dll (by Adobe Systems) - AdobeCP Dynamic Link Library
  • AdobeCP15.dll (by Adobe Systems)
  • airappinstaller.exe - Adobe AIR (Adobe AIR Application Installer)
  • applimit.netsparkle.net40.dll (by Dirk Eisenberg) - NetSparkle
  • atl100.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 10 (ATL Module for Windows)
  • boxcontextmenuhandler.dll (by Box) - ContextMenuHandler (BoxContextMenuHandler)
  • boxcopyhookhandler.dll (by Box) - CopyHookHandler (BoxCopyHookHandler)
  • boxiconoverlayhandler.dll - BoxDesktopOverlayIcon (BoxIconOverlayHandler)
  • boxsync.exe - Box Sync
  • boxsynchelper.exe - BoxSync (Box Sync Helper Process)
  • boxutils.dll - BoxUtils
  • casconnhostaddin.dll - CASConnHostAddIn (ShoreTel Connection Host Add-in)
  • casconnhostaddin.resources.dll
  • casintfcsharp.dll - CASIntfCSharp
  • chmaddin.dll - CHMAddIn
  • chmaddin.resources.dll
  • commend.video.axis.dll (by Commend International GmbH) - Commend.Video.Axis
  • commend.video.axis.resources.dll (by Commend International GmbH)
  • commend.video.baudischbase.dll - Commend.Video.BaudischBase
  • commend.video.baudischbase.resources.dll
  • commend.video.bosch.dll - Commend.Video.Bosch
  • commend.video.bosch.resources.dll
  • commend.video.commend.dll - Commend.Video.Commend
  • commend.video.commend.resources.dll
  • commend.video.generic.dll - Commend.Video.Generic
  • commend.video.generic.resources.dll
  • commend.video.geutebrueck.dll - Commend.Video.Geutebrueck
  • commend.video.geutebrueck.resources.dll
  • commend.video.heitel.dll - Commend.Video.Heitel
  • commend.video.heitel.resources.dll
  • commend.video.interfaces.dll - VideoInterfaces
  • commend.video.mobotix.dll - Commend.Video.Mobotix
  • commend.video.mobotix.resources.dll
  • commend.video.resources.dll - Commend.Video
  • commend.video.schneider.dll - Commend.Video.Schneider
  • commend.video.schneider.resources.dll
  • commend.video.sony.dll - Commend.Video.Sony
  • commend.video.sony.resources.dll
  • commend.video.vivotek.dll - Commend.Video.Vivotek
  • commend.video.vivotek.resources.dll
  • contactuploadaddin.dll - ContactUploadAddIn (ShoreTel Contact Upload Add-in)
  • customaction.dll (by Org) - CustomAction
  • dsetup.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct driver preloader)
  • dsetup32.dll - DirectX Setup - 32-bit piece
  • dxsetup.exe - Microsoft DirectX Setup
  • emf.localization.dll - ShoreWare (EMF Localization library)
  • eps.mgcp.ocx - Windows MGCP OCX object
  • ess.dll
  • icsharpcode.sharpziplib.dll (by ICSharpCode.net) - #ZipLibrary (ICSharpCode.SharpZipLibrary)
  • inteldriver.exe
  • intercomclient.exe (by Commend International) - IntercomClient
  • jayrock.dll (by http://jayrock.googlecode.com) - Jayrock
  • jayrock.json.dll (by http://jayrock.googlecode.com) - Jayrock.Json
  • log4net.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - log4net (log4net for .NET Framework 1.0)
  • mfc100.dll - MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version
  • mfc100chs.dll - MFC Language Specific Resources
  • mfc100cht.dll
  • mfc100deu.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Context Menu Handlers
  • slimshell.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'SlimShellExt' with a class of {5421BDAF-6C45-4C3A-8B4B-AE5AF31A65AF}.
  • slimshell64.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'SlimShellExt' with a class of {5421BDAF-6C45-4C3A-8B4B-AE5AF31A65AF}.
  • boxcontextmenuhandler.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'BoxDesktop' with a class of {2BF1BC5C-AADF-4AB4-BA2E-1BC880371AE8}.
2 Scheduled Tasks
  • moviemk.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DF3D5E0F-C68A-4045-95F7-ED215DDE5DB0}' (runs on registration).
  • slimcleaner.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8CF669A5-0690-4EF4-8EF5-CF2E3CCAF0B7}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • slimcleaner.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named SlimCleaner Startup.
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • slimcleaner.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SlimCleaner' and executes as C:\Program Files\SlimCleaner\SlimCleaner.exe -boot.
  • boxsync.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Box' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Box Sync\BoxSync.exe".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • boxsynchelper.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'BoxSyncHelper' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Box Sync\BoxSyncHelper.exe".
Network connections
  • boxsync.exe connects to (port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:96.53 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0002551757%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00017560%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00007958%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:15,476,670
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:45.89 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:1.89 KB
105.02 KB average
Memory:39.76 MB
Total CPU:0.0000809989%
Kernel CPU:0.00006255%
User CPU:0.00001845%
CPU cycles/sec:170,299
I/O reads/min:78 Bytes
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes

How do I remove Secure Download Manager?

You can uninstall Secure Download Manager 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 Secure Download Manager, 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 Secure Download Manager.

Win 10 51%
Win 7 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 51.47%
Windows 7 46.69%
Windows Vista 0.97%
Windows XP 0.85%
Windows Server 2003 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.00%
Windows 8.1 15.40%
Windows 7 Professional 14.99%
Windows 8.1 Pro 12.58%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.14%
Windows 10 Home 6.66%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.91% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.91%
  Germany 4.93%
  France 4.89%
  Netherlands 3.78%
  United Kingdom 3.72%
  Canada 3.70%
  Brazil 1.96%
  Italy 1.49%
  Australia 1.49%
  Poland 1.43%
  Sweden 0.97%
  Spain 0.97%
  Belgium 0.86%
  Norway 0.83%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.35%
Dell 17.88%
ASUS 16.79%
Acer 11.35%
Lenovo 9.43%
Toshiba 7.13%
Samsung 5.15%
MSI 1.81%
Apple 0.93%
Alienware 0.83%
Intel 0.75%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.18%
ASUS All Series 5.07%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.28%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.10%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 1.88%
Dell Inspiron N5110 1.81%


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