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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,427
United States Rank #18,822
Reach 0.0567%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.16 days
354.15 days >
Average installed length: 186.08 days


VersionDistribution 9.13%
4.0 90.87%

ShiftN 4.0

What is ShiftN?  (from Marcus Hebel)

Converging lines in photographs, particularly of buildings, forests and so on, can often detract from the desired effect. Architectural elements in photographs often have diagonal lines, but the mind thinks of buildings as having vertical and horizontal lines. Converging lines are caused by the film-plane being angle...  Read more


ShiftN 4.0 is a software program developed by Marcus Hebel. The most common release is 4.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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). The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 8.09 MB (8,482,849 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 71% of users of ShiftN come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and Austria.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.marcus-hebel.de/foto/index.html
Help link: www.marcus-hebel.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ShiftN\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ShiftN\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 8.09 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ShiftN 4.0

  • ShiftN.exe - ShiftN
  • shiftn_deutsch.dll
  • shiftn_english.dll
  • shiftn_espanol.dll
  • shiftn_francais.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ShiftN.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{35ECE79E-0F62-4283-916A-C7C81A15C875}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove ShiftN?

You can uninstall ShiftN 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 ShiftN 4.0, 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 ShiftN.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.07%
Windows 10 39.66%
Windows Vista 3.67%
Windows XP 2.60%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.13%
Windows 7 Professional 12.92%
Windows 10 Home 11.83%
Windows 8.1 11.74%
Windows 10 Pro 6.50%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.96%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.56% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 70.56%
  United States 10.28%
  Austria 4.39%
  France 3.34%
  Netherlands 3.34%
  Italy 2.02%
  Switzerland 1.32%
  United Kingdom 0.88%
  Belgium 0.70%
  Spain 0.35%
  Dominican Republic 0.26%
  Finland 0.26%
  Greece 0.26%
  Czech Republic 0.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 33.45%
Acer 20.25%
Hewlett-Packard 12.85%
ASUS 10.04%
Dell 7.39%
Samsung 3.35%
Lenovo 2.99%
American Megatrends 1.76%
Toshiba 1.06%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.26%
MEDIONPC MS-7616 4.71%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 4.16%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 3.88%
MEDION MS-7848 3.60%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.77%


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