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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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VersionDistribution 21.43% 50.00% 7.14% 14.29%

Softobase Updater


Softobase Updater is a program developed by Insite. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software installer includes 40 files and is usually about 37.52 MB (39,341,597 bytes). SoftobaseUpdaterNetCore_2.0.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 37% of users of Softobase Updater come from UA, it is also popular in Russia and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\softobase
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Softobase\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 37.52 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Softobase Updater

  • Interop.IWshRuntimeLibrary.dll
  • SoftobaseLoader_2.0.exe - Softobase Updater, Appliction Loader (Softobase App Loader)
  • SoftobaseLoader_4.0CP.exe
  • icudt42.dll (by IBM and others) - International Components for Unicode (ICU Data DLL)
  • SoftobaseAppInstallerLib_2.0.dll - Softobase Application Installer Lib
  • SoftobaseAppInstallerLib_4.0CP.dll
  • SoftobaseUpdaterNetCore_2.0.dll - Softobase Updater, Network Core
  • SoftobaseUpdaterNetCore_4.0CP.dll
  • Softobase.Updater.Sys.Core_2.0.dll - Softobase Updater, System Core
  • Softobase.Updater.Sys.Core_4.0CP.dll
  • SoftobaseUpdaterLib_2.0.dll - Softobase Updater, Main Lib
  • SoftobaseUpdaterLib_4.0CP.dll
  • Ionic.Zip.Reduced.dll (by Dino Chiesa) - DotNetZip Library (Ionic's Zip Library (Reduced))
  • SoftobaseUpdater_2.0.exe - Softobase Updater
  • SoftobaseUpdater_4.0CP.exe
  • Awesomium.dll (by Khrona) - Awesomium v1.6.1
  • AwesomiumProcess.exe (by Khrona)
  • AwesomiumMono.dll - AwesomiumMono (AwesomiumMono v1.6)
  • CookComputing.XmlRpcV2.dll (by Cook Computing) - XML-RPC.Net (XML-RPC.NET)
  • avcodec-52.dll
  • avformat-52.dll
  • avutil-50.dll
  • SoftobaseUpdater.exe
  • SoftobaseUpdaterNetCore_2.0.XmlSerializers.dll
  • SoftobaseUpdaterNetCore_4.0CP.XmlSerializers.dll
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SoftobaseUpdater.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5B328305-F949-48C4-B8A0-F47C77922B52}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • SoftobaseUpdater.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Softobase' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Softobase\SoftobaseUpdater.exe" --minimized.

How do I remove Softobase Updater?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 93%
Win 8 7%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 92.86%
Windows 8 7.14%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 57.14%
Windows 7 Home Premium 21.43%
Windows 7 Home Basic 7.14%
Windows 7 Starter 7.14%
Windows 8.1 7.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.84% of installs come from UA
Which countries install it?
  UA 36.84%
  Russia 26.32%
  United States 26.32%
  Republic Of Moldova 5.26%
  Portugal 5.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 33.33%
ASUS 22.22%
Toshiba 11.11%
Dell 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard 11.11%
Samsung 11.11%
Common models
ASUSTeK K54HR 11.11%
TOSHIBA Satellite L650 11.11%
LENOVO 20023 11.11%
ASUSTeK K52JT 11.11%
TOSHIBA Satellite A350 11.11%
Samsung RF511/RF411/RF711 11.11%


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