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8% remove it92% keep it
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United States Rank #12,412
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Average installed length: 212.59 days

ShiftWindow 1.02

What is ShiftWindow?  (from JAAP aka Grismar)

I wrote ShiftWindow when I got annoyed at the otherwise excellent EVE Online. It crashed most out of the times I tried switching tasks, using alt+tab. The first version of ShiftWindow could do little more that find the EVE window and then move and resize it.

The game worked perfectly in windowed mode, but most p...  Read more


ShiftWindow 1.02 is a program developed by JAAP aka Grismar. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 769.36 KB (787,825 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 56% of users of ShiftWindow come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: grismar.net/shiftwindow
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ShiftWindow\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ShiftWindow\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 769.36 KB

Program filesFiles installed by ShiftWindow 1.02

  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Uninstaller)
  • CBTHook.dll
  • KeyHook.dll
  • ShiftWindow.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • unins000.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Lavalys\EVEREST Home Edition\unins000.exe'.

How do I remove ShiftWindow?

You can uninstall ShiftWindow 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 ShiftWindow 1.02, 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 ShiftWindow.

Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.04%
Windows 10 35.11%
Windows Vista 0.56%
Windows XP 0.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.40%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.75%
Windows 7 Professional 12.43%
Windows 8.1 10.73%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.78%
Windows 10 Home 6.21%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.98% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.98%
  United Kingdom 5.64%
  France 4.06%
  Germany 4.06%
  Netherlands 3.84%
  Canada 3.84%
  Sweden 2.71%
  Australia 2.26%
  DK 2.03%
  Spain 1.58%
  Norway 1.35%
  Brazil 1.13%
  Czech Republic 1.13%
  Italy 1.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 26.47%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Acer 12.94%
Dell 11.18%
Alienware 5.29%
Lenovo 4.71%
MSI 3.53%
Intel 2.94%
Toshiba 1.18%
American Megatrends 0.59%
Common models
ASUS All Series 2.94%
MSI MS-7751 2.94%
MSI MS-7758 2.94%
Gigabyte H97M-D3H 2.21%
ASUSTeK G73Jh 2.21%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.21%


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