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Spotmau WinCare 2007


Spotmau WinCare 2007 is a software program developed by Spotmau Software Co. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 setup package generally installs about 26 files and is usually about 8.55 MB (8,960,815 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 67% of users of Spotmau WinCare 2007 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.spotmau.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Spotmau WinCares 2007\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Spotmau WinCares 2007\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 8.55 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Spotmau WinCare 2007

  • FolderProtectShellExtension.dll - FolderProtectShellExtension Module
  • FolderProtect.exe - FolderProtect Application (FolderProtect MFC Application)
  • WC2007.exe - PC Beginner 2007
  • ds.exe
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)
  • Collection.dll
  • DM16.DLL
  • DriverManager2000.dll
  • DriverManager9x.dll
  • FolderProtectService.exe
  • Framework.dll
  • Install.exe
  • Reactor.dll
  • RS16.DLL
  • RS32.dll
  • Secrw.dll
  • Secrw16.dll
  • Thread.dll
  • Uninstall.exe
  • MFC42D.DLL (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (MFCDLL Shared Library - Debug Version)
  • MFCO42D.DLL (by Microsoft) - MFCOLE Shared Library - Debug Version
  • msvcp60.dll - Microsoft (R) C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr80.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2005 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcr80d.dll
  • MSVCRTD.DLL - Microsoft (R) C Runtime Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • WC2007.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{24A3EF59-4635-4919-A0BD-D31B8320AB8A}' (runs on registration).
  • FolderProtectService.exe runs as a service named 'FolderProtectService' (FolderProtectService).

How do I remove Spotmau WinCare 2007?

Quickly and completely remove Spotmau WinCare 2007 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Spotmau WinCare 2007 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 Spotmau WinCare 2007, 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 Spotmau WinCare 2007.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 50.00%
Windows 7 35.71%
Windows Vista 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 50.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.57%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.14%
Windows Vista Business 7.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

66.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 66.67%
  United Kingdom 20.83%
  Australia 4.17%
  Belgium 4.17%
  India 4.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Acer 16.67%
American Megatrends 16.67%
Common models
HP-Pavilion RZ575AA-B14 a... 9.09%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 9.09%
HP Compaq nc6320 (RH367ET... 9.09%
HP Compaq dx2400 Microtow... 9.09%
Gateway NV54 Series ... 9.09%
Dell Vostro 400 9.09%


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