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StuffIt Shell Extension 64-bit patch


StuffIt Shell Extension 64-bit patch is a software program developed by Smith Micro Software. 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. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The setup package generally installs about 29 files and is usually about 26.46 MB (27,747,864 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). While about 94% of users of StuffIt Shell Extension 64-bit patch come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.smithmicro.com
Help link: my.smithmicro.com/support/index.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Smith Micro\StuffIt 2009\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{AAF48C68-B28E-43FB-A4C8-A13D19AEBEF0}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 26.46 MB

Program filesFiles installed by StuffIt Shell Extension 64-bit patch

  • foundation.dll - StuffIt Engine PlugIn Foundation (Plugin Foundation code for StuffIt Engine 2008)
  • sea.dll - StuffIt SDK for Windows (Self-Extracting stubs library)
  • AdminScheduler.exe - Schedule Application (StuffIt Scheduler Application)
  • ArcNameService.exe - ArcNameS Application (ArcNameService Application)
  • Scheduler.exe
  • CmdLine.exe - StuffIt Application (StuffIt CmdLine Application)
  • Convert.exe - StuffIt Convert Application
  • SeaBuilder.exe - StuffIt SEABuilder Application
  • Stuffit13.exe
  • StuffItAtShutdown.exe - StuffIt Scheduler Component
  • SxShellExtEN.dll - StuffIt Shell Extension DLL
  • SxShellExtX64.dll
  • console_stuffEN.exe - StuffIt Deluxe (StuffIt command line tool)
  • console_unstuffEN.exe
  • EngineShell.dll - StuffIt Engine
  • Common.dll - StuffIt (StuffIt Common Dynamic Link Library)
  • InstHelper.dll - StuffIt Install Wizard Helper
  • InstWiz.exe - StuffIt Install Wizard
  • NonLocalizedResources.dll - StuffIt Resources DLL
  • Resources_English.dll
  • Wizard.exe - StuffIt Wizard Application
  • StarBurn.dll (by Rocket Division Software) - StarBurn CD/DVD/Blu-Ray/HD-DVD Burning, Grabbing and Mastering Toolkit for Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Longhorn
  • WnASPI32.dll (by Rocket Division Software) - ASPI Layer for Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Longhorn
  • StuffItEngine.dll (by Allume Systems) - StuffIt Engine built with MSVC8 (StuffIt Engine SDK for MSVC9)
  • upx.exe (by The UPX Team http://upx.sf.net) - UPX (UPX executable packer)
  • DropBoxExe.exe
  • pthreadVCE.dll
  • UpOneLevel.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Context Menu Handlers
  • SxShellExtX64.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'StuffItContextMenuHandler' with a class of {8B2B7A32-7D7B-48AB-838D-70AAC410985F}.
  • SxShellExtEN.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'StuffItContextMenuHandler' with a class of {8B2B7A32-7D7B-48AB-838D-70AAC410985F}.
  • ArcNameService.exe runs as a service named 'Stuffit Archive Name Service' (Stuffit Archive Name Service) "StuffIt monitor for archive files".

How do I remove StuffIt Shell Extension 64-bit patch?

Quickly and completely remove StuffIt Shell Extension 64-bit patch from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall StuffIt Shell Extension 64-bit patch 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 StuffIt Shell Extension 64-bit patch, 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 StuffIt Shell Extension 64-bit patch.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

94.12% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 94.12%
  Canada 5.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 66.67%
Acer 33.33%
Common models
Panasonic Corporation CF-... 20.00%
HP-Pavilion KQ496AA-ABA a... 20.00%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 20.00%
Gateway DX4831 20.00%

About (from Smith Micro Software Inc.)

Smith Micro Software, Inc. provides software and services that simplify, secure, and enhance the mobile experience.
Publisher URL: www.smithmicro.com


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