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12% remove it88% keep it
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United States Rank #30,362
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VersionDistribution 2.08%
5..0 97.92%

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Snappy Fax Version 5

What is Snappy Fax Version 5?

Desktop fax software for sending and receiving faxes on your computer.

About  (from John Taylor & Associates)

Snappy fax will send and receive faxes from your computer using your existing fax modem. Snappy fax includes many features only seen in high end fax packags like forwarding fax images to email, just to name one. An SG3 edition is also available which supports high speed fax up to 33600 baud with error correction.


Snappy Fax Version 5 is a software program developed by John Taylor & Associates. The most common release is 5..0, 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 sf5.exe. The setup package generally installs about 19 files and is usually about 64.86 MB (68,005,513 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 46% of users of Snappy Fax Version 5 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.snappysoftware.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Snappy Fax Version 5\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Snappy Fax Version 5\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 64.86 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Snappy Fax Version 5

Program executable:sf5.exe
Name:Snappy Fax
Snappy Fax Version 5
Path:C:\Program Files\snappy fax version 5\sf5.exe
Additional files:
  • dbsys.exe (by Elevate Software) - Database System Utility
  • progress.exe (by Two Pilots) - Virtual Printer Driver (Virtual Printer Driver component)
  • properties.exe - Snappy Fax Printer (Virtual Printer Properties Module)
  • SetupPrn.exe (by SnappySoftware.com) - Virtual printer setup
  • SetupPrn_x64.exe (by SnappySoftware.com)
  • wPDFViewPlus03.dll (by WPCubed GmbH) - WPViewPDF
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • sf5.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Snappy Fax Version 5' and executes as C:\Program Files\Snappy Fax Version 5\sf5.exe.

How do I remove Snappy Fax Version 5?

Quickly and completely remove Snappy Fax Version 5 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Snappy Fax Version 5 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 Snappy Fax Version 5, 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 Snappy Fax Version 5.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win XP 4%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.50%
Windows 8 22.92%
Windows Vista 10.42%
Windows XP 4.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.17%
Windows 7 Professional 20.83%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.42%
Windows 8.1 8.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.25%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.76% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.76%
  Germany 16.95%
  Canada 6.78%
  Iran 5.08%
  TN 3.39%
  South Africa 1.69%
  Belgium 1.69%
  France 1.69%
  Finland 1.69%
  DZ 1.69%
  Austria 1.69%
  Portugal 1.69%
  Spain 1.69%
  Israel 1.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Acer 14.29%
Medion 11.90%
Lenovo 11.90%
ASUS 7.14%
Sony 4.76%
Sahara 2.38%
Packard Bell 2.38%
Intel 2.38%
American Megatrends 2.38%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7728 5.13%
Sony VGN-FE11M 2.56%
Sony SVE17127CXB 2.56%
MSI MS-7636 2.56%
MEDIONPC MS-7707 2.56%


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