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7% remove it93% keep it
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Securely File Shredder

What is Securely File Shredder?  (from Reason Software Company)

Securely lets you take control of the information you don't want anyone else to get their hands on by permanently removing the files and all of their digital hidden copies Windows never really deletes. Permanently remove any sensitive digital information from your computer such as Word documents, Excel files, PowerPoi...  Read more


Securely File Shredder is a software program developed by Reason Software Company. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 704.49 KB (721,401 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 30% of users of Securely File Shredder come from the United States, it is also popular in DZ and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.securely.co
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\securely file shredder
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Securely File Shredder\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 704.49 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Securely File Shredder

  • Uninstall.exe - Securely File Shredder
  • CommonLib.dll - CommonLib
  • FileShredder.exe - Securely
  • Interop.Shell32.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'Shell32'.

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • FileShredder.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Securely' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Securely File Shredder\FileShredder.exe" /autostart.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.19%
Windows 8 26.56%
Windows XP 3.91%
Windows Vista 2.34%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 29.32%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.48%
Windows 7 Professional 10.04%
Windows 8.1 10.04%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.02%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.02%

Distribution by countryGeography

29.81% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 29.81%
  DZ 7.17%
  India 6.04%
  Saudi Arabia 5.28%
  MA 3.77%
  Canada 3.40%
  Egypt 3.40%
  United Kingdom 3.40%
  IQ 3.40%
  Australia 3.02%
  France 2.64%
  Italy 2.26%
  Japan 2.26%
  Pakistan 2.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.28%
Dell 26.82%
Acer 15.64%
Toshiba 8.94%
Samsung 5.59%
ASUS 3.91%
Lenovo 3.35%
American Megatrends 1.12%
Alienware 0.56%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.84%
Acer AOD255E 4.38%
Intel DG41WV 2.92%
HP ENVY 14 Notebook PC 2.19%
Dell Inspiron 660 2.19%
ASUSTeK K52Je 2.19%

About (from Reason Software Company Inc.)

By applying innovative techniques used to combat malicious software, Reason is able to restore PC performance through a multi-faceted approach that utilizes Reason's deep understanding of both the Windows Operating System as well as the behavior of third-party programs.
Publisher URL: www.builtwithreason.com


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