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Should I remove The Mop?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
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2016.8.5 3.03%
2016.8.1 6.06%
2015.6.32 3.03%
2014.6.9 3.03%
2014.6.8 3.03%
2014.6.7 6.06%
2014.6.5 24.24%
2013.5.1 3.03%
2013.5.0 3.03%
2013.4.0 3.03%
2013.3.1 3.03%
2013.3.0 3.03%
2013.2.9 3.03%
2013.2.2 6.06%
2013.2.0 9.09%
2012.1.15 3.03%
2012.0.45 3.03%
2011.0.33 3.03% 3.03% 3.03% 3.03%

The Mop

What is The Mop?  (from The Mop Team)

The Mop is easy-to-use disk cleaner able to search garbage files in all folders on all hard disk. The Mop shows the decrease of performance made by garbage files. Using this tool can speed up the computer and get more free space to keep useful files. Strong Erase function can erase junk files without any chance to rest...  Read more


The Mop is a program developed by The Mop Team. The most used version is 2014.6.5, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is themop.exe. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 8.31 MB (8,717,844 bytes). themopupdater.exe 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 10. While about 57% of users of The Mop come from Russia, it is also popular in the United States and UA.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.the-mop.com
Help link: support.the-mop.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\the mop team\the mop 6
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\The Mop Team\The Mop 6\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 8.31 MB

Program filesFiles installed by The Mop

Program executable:themop.exe
Name:The Mop
Main executable file of The Mop
Path:C:\Program Files\the mop team\the mop 6\themop.exe
Additional files:
  • themopupdater.exe - The Mop Updates Loader
  • themoph.exe - The Mop (The Mop Help System)
  • themophp.dll - High privileged part of The Mop
  • themopl.exe - The Mop utility launcher
  • themopu.exe - The Mop interviewer
  • uninst.exe - The Mop installer

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • themop.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'RunTheMop' and executes as C:\Program Files\The Mop Team\The Mop 6\themop.exe.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • themopl.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'TheMop' which loads as C:\Program Files\The Mop Team\The Mop 6\themopl.exe.

How do I remove The Mop?

You can uninstall The Mop 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 The Mop, 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 The Mop.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista 3%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.55%
Windows 10 27.27%
Windows XP 12.12%
Windows Vista 6.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 36.36%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 12.12%
Microsoft Windows XP 12.12%
Windows 7 Professional 6.06%
Windows 7 Home Basic 6.06%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.76% of installs come from Russia
Which countries install it?
  Russia 56.76%
  United States 18.92%
  UA 10.81%
  Poland 2.70%
  Latvia 2.70%
  Sweden 2.70%
  Kazakstan 2.70%
  Republic Of Moldova 2.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 19.23%
Acer 19.23%
Hewlett-Packard 19.23%
Alienware 15.38%
MSI 7.69%
American Megatrends 7.69%
Toshiba 3.85%
ASUS 3.85%
Dell 3.85%
Common models
LENOVO 20252 14.81%
LENOVO IdeaPad Z585 3.70%
HP Pavilion 06 D5468AT-AB... 3.70%
HP Notebook 3.70%
ASUSTeK X200CA 3.70%
Acer Aspire 5920G 3.70%


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