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9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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Versions

VersionDistribution
1.4.1 80.00%
1.4 20.00%

Shutdown Automaton

Overview

Shutdown Automaton is a software program developed by Giannikos. The most common release is 1.4.1, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named Shutdown Automaton 1.4.exe. The setup package is about 2.01 MB (2,112,000 bytes) when donwloaded. 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 70% of users of Shutdown Automaton come from the United States, it is also popular in Sweden and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: sourceforge.net/projects/shutdownauto
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Giannikos\Shutdown Automaton\
Uninstaller: C:\ProgramData\Caphyon\Advanced Installer\{0C9379D8-CEDE-4392-BF68-36C9561976DC}\shutdown_automaton_1.4.exe /x {0C9379D8-CEDE-4392-BF68-36C9561976DC}
Estimated size: 2.01 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Shutdown Automaton

Program executable:Shutdown Automaton 1.4.exe
Name:Shutdown Automaton
Path:C:\Program Files\Giannikos\Shutdown Automaton\Shutdown Automaton 1.4.exe
MD5:4e111a75c2c4edf6a3f1e65be204bd56
Additional files:
  • Shutdown Automaton 1.4.exe - Shutdown Automaton
  • Shutdown Automaton 1.4.1.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • Shutdown Automaton 1.4.1.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'ShutdownAutomaton' and executes as C:\Program Files\Giannikos\Shutdown Automaton\Shutdown Automaton 1.4.1.exe.
  • Shutdown Automaton 1.4.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'ShutdownAutomaton' and executes as C:\Program Files\Giannikos\Shutdown Automaton\Shutdown Automaton 1.4.exe.

How do I remove Shutdown Automaton?

Quickly and completely remove Shutdown Automaton from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Shutdown Automaton 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Shutdown Automaton, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Shutdown Automaton.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 8 20%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.00%
Windows XP 20.00%
Windows 10 20.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Starter 20.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.00%
Windows 8.1 20.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 20.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

70.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 70.00%
  Sweden 10.00%
  Germany 10.00%
  United Kingdom 10.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
Lenovo 25.00%
Dell 25.00%
Common models
LENOVO 20236 25.00%
Dell Inspiron 660s 25.00%
Compaq-Presario AY030AA-A... 25.00%
Compaq Presario 061 RK513... 25.00%

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