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Should I remove SpyroDriver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,315
United States Rank #13,878
Reach 0.0098%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 42.35 days
1249.27 days >
Average installed length: 656.40 days


1.09.0000 40.53%
1.07.0000 22.11%
1.06.0000 37.37%


What is SpyroDriver?

This is the software SpyroDriver and additional utilities required for managing and connecting the Fourth Shift device to the PC. Uninstalling this driver may cause the hardware to stop functioning properly (only remove this package if you no longer have the manufacturing device connected to your PC).


The most used version is 1.09.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The main program executable is FlashPortal.exe. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 625 KB (640,000 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.FS.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\FS\Spyro Portal\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{B77128D1-6826-437A-BD8E-8828809A2A95}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 625 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SpyroDriver

Program executable:FlashPortal.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\FS\Spyro Portal\FlashPortal.exe
Additional files:
  • FlashPortal.exe - FlashPortal
  • SpyroLibrary.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • FlashPortal.exe runs as a service named 'Spyro Portal Service' (SpyroService).

How do I remove SpyroDriver?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows 10 11.46%
Windows Vista 10.42%
Windows XP 3.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 60.96%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.02%
Windows 7 Professional 7.49%
Windows 10 Home 6.95%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.42%
Microsoft Windows XP 2.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

74.54% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 74.54%
  United Kingdom 7.75%
  Canada 4.80%
  Australia 2.95%
  Germany 1.85%
  France 1.48%
  South Africa 0.74%
  Norway 0.74%
  Spain 0.74%
  Netherlands 0.74%
  Italy 0.74%
  Slovenia 0.37%
  Belgium 0.37%
  Finland 0.37%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 41.67%
Dell 23.33%
Acer 10.83%
ASUS 10.00%
Toshiba 5.00%
Intel 1.67%
Medion 1.67%
Samsung 1.67%
Alienware 0.83%
Common models
ASUSTeK K53E 2.48%
Dell Dell System Inspir... 2.48%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.48%
ASUSTeK K54C 1.65%
Dell Inspiron 560 1.65%
Gateway ZX4800 1.65%


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