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Should I remove UVK?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #35,155
United States Rank #26,528
Reach 0.0034%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.14 days
653.19 days >
Average installed length: 343.20 days


VersionDistribution 1.49% 7.46% 8.96% 10.45% 4.48% 8.96% 5.97% 10.45% 8.96% 14.93% 5.97% 1.49% 1.49% 2.99% 2.99% 1.49% 1.49%

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UVK is a program developed by Carifred. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is UVK_en.exe. The software installer includes 12 files and is usually about 4.13 MB (4,333,759 bytes). AutoUpdate.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 XP. While about 64% of users of UVK come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.carifred.com/uvk
Help link: www.carifred.com/uvk/help
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\UVK
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\UVK\UVK_en.exe -Uninst
Estimated size: 4.13 MB

Program filesFiles installed by UVK

Program executable:UVK_en.exe
Name:Ultra Virus Killer
Path:C:\Program Files\UVK\UVK_en.exe
Additional files:
  • UVK.dll - UVK - Ultra virus killer (UVK - Ultra virus killer library)
  • AutoUpdate.exe - Ultra Virus Killer (Auto updater for UVK)
  • Log analyzer.exe - UVK log analyzer and script creator
  • RebootExec.exe - UVK reboot command parser
  • Uninstall.exe - UVK uninstaller
  • UVK_en.exe

How do I remove UVK?

You can uninstall UVK 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 UVK, 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 UVK.

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.61%
Windows XP 10.45%
Windows Vista 7.46%
Windows 10 4.48%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 46.27%
Windows 7 Professional 16.42%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.43%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.45%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.48%
Windows Vista Ultimate 2.99%

Distribution by countryGeography

64.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 64.44%
  France 8.89%
  Canada 7.78%
  United Kingdom 6.67%
  Australia 3.33%
  Sweden 2.22%
  Brazil 2.22%
  Netherlands 1.11%
  Croatia 1.11%
  Poland 1.11%
  India 1.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.26%
Toshiba 10.87%
Acer 10.87%
Dell 8.70%
ASUS 8.70%
American Megatrends 4.35%
Samsung 2.17%
Intel 2.17%
Lenovo 2.17%
Alienware 2.17%
Sony 2.17%
Common models
HP Pro 3120 Microtower PC 3.57%
TOSHIBA Satellite P505D 3.57%
TOSHIBA Satellite A75 1.79%
Hewlett-Packard p6823w 1.79%
Hewlett-Packard p6654y 1.79%
Hewlett-Packard p6653w 1.79%


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