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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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United States Rank #19,681
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SoftCAT is a program developed by FNProgramvare. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The main program executable is softcat.exe. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 18.42 MB (19,310,751 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 61% of users of SoftCAT come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.fnprg.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SoftCAT\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SoftCAT\Uninstall\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 18.42 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SoftCAT

Program executable:softcat.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\softcat\softcat.exe
Additional files:
  • SoftCATSysTray.exe - SoftCAT SysTray Launcher
  • SoftCAT_Internet.dll - SoftCAT - Internet Library
  • SoftCAT.dll - StampCAT
  • SoftCATFree.exe - SoftCAT

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • SoftCATSysTray.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SoftCATSysTray' and executes as C:\Program Files\SoftCAT\SOFTCAT2\SoftCATSysTray.exe.

How do I remove SoftCAT?

You can uninstall SoftCAT 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 SoftCAT, 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 SoftCAT.

Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.39%
Windows 10 32.56%
Windows XP 10.08%
Windows Vista 6.98%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.88%
Windows 7 Professional 17.19%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.94%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.38%
Windows 8.1 7.81%
Windows 10 Home 6.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

60.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 60.92%
  United Kingdom 5.75%
  Canada 4.60%
  Germany 4.60%
  Belgium 4.02%
  Australia 3.45%
  South Africa 3.45%
  France 2.87%
  Italy 1.72%
  Greece 1.15%
  Netherlands 1.15%
  Sweden 1.15%
  Argentina 0.57%
  Switzerland 0.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 22.73%
Acer 15.15%
ASUS 6.06%
American Megatrends 6.06%
Intel 3.03%
Lenovo 3.03%
Common models
Dell XPS 8300 3.19%
Hewlett-Packard 500-336 2.13%
Dell Computer Dimension 4... 2.13%
HP ENVY 17 Notebook PC 2.13%
LENOVO Lenovo H430 2.13%
HP Pro 3120 Microtower PC 2.13%


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