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Should I remove ShortcutAntivirus?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0009%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.37 days
246.92 days >
Average installed length: 129.74 days


1.0 100.00%

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ShortcutAntivirus is a software program developed by Greatis Software. The setup package generally installs about 6 files and is usually about 5.42 MB (5,681,920 bytes). The installed file GWebUpdate.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 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 20% of users of ShortcutAntivirus come from Iran, it is also popular in the United States and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.regrun.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ShortcutAntivirus\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ShortcutAntivirus\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 5.42 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ShortcutAntivirus

  • ShortcutAntivirus.exe - Shortcut Antivirus (Protects against vulnerability in Windows Shell that incorrectly parses shortcuts (LNK files))
  • ThreatRemoval.exe
  • LnkDefend.dll - StuxnetRemover (LnkDefend Module)
  • StuxnetRemover.exe - Stuxnet (TmpHider) Rootkit Remover
  • GWebUpdate.exe (by Greais Software) - RegRun Suite (Web Update component)
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

How do I remove ShortcutAntivirus?

You can uninstall ShortcutAntivirus 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 ShortcutAntivirus, 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 ShortcutAntivirus.

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 7 24%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 76.47%
Windows XP 23.53%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 47.06%
Microsoft Windows XP 23.53%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.76%
Windows 7 Enterprise 5.88%
Windows 7 Professional 5.88%
Windows 7 Starter 5.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.00% of installs come from Iran
Which countries install it?
  Iran 20.00%
  United States 20.00%
  India 10.00%
  Austria 5.00%
  Australia 5.00%
  BN 5.00%
  Egypt 5.00%
  Indonesia 5.00%
  Malaysia 5.00%
  MZ 5.00%
  Romania 5.00%
  SD 5.00%
  TN 5.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 21.43%
Hewlett-Packard 21.43%
Sony 7.14%
Lenovo 7.14%
Intel 7.14%
Acer 7.14%
ASUS 7.14%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 7.69%
Sony VGN-SZ483N_C 7.69%
PCCHIPS P53G 7.69%
Micro-Star MEGABOOK 7.69%
LENOVO 20042 7.69%
Hewlett-Packard nx7400 7.69%


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