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Unlocker 1.8.3

Remove Unlocker 1.8.3
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What is Unlocker?

Unlocker is a tool that can trace and "unlock" the locking protection commonly used in system files. However, its main use is to terminate the processes that are using a certain file, or force the processes to stop using the file, so the user can safely delete, rename or move the file. Unlocker is a GUI application with the feature of command-line interface through an administrative console. It can unload application extensions, terminate processes, as well as force a process to stop using a certain file (This function is called "Unlock" in the program itself). It uses OpenCandy to advertise other software in the install process.

About  (from Cedrick Collomb)

Ever had such an annoying message given by Windows: Cannot delete file: Access is denied. There has been a sharing violation. The source or destination file may be in use or the file is in use by another program or user. Make sure the disk is not full or write-protected and that the file is not currently in use. Unlock...  Read more
  • Known to include offers within the setup
Unlocker has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: emptyloop.com/unlocker
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\unlocker
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Unlocker\uninst.exe
Language: Hungarian (Hungary)

Program filesFiles installed by Unlocker 1.8.3

Program executable:Unlocker.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\unlocker\Unlocker.exe
Additional files:
  • Unlocker.exe
  • UnlockerInject32.exe

How do I remove Unlocker?

Quickly and completely remove Unlocker 1.8.3 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Unlocker 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 Unlocker 1.8.3, 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 Unlocker.

Win XP 52%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 29%
Keep it 71%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 56.18%
Windows 7 29.21%
Windows 10 12.36%
Windows Vista 2.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 55.81%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.47%
Windows 7 Professional 8.14%
Windows 7 Home Premium 5.81%
Windows 8.1 4.65%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.71%
  Germany 9.28%
  Taiwan 7.22%
  Israel 4.12%
  Hungary 4.12%
  United Kingdom 4.12%
  UA 3.09%
  Greece 3.09%
  Croatia 3.09%
  BG 3.09%
  Belgium 2.06%
  France 2.06%
  Mexico 2.06%
  BD 2.06%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 17.31%
Dell 15.38%
American Megatrends 13.46%
Acer 13.46%
Samsung 5.77%
Intel 3.85%
ASUS 3.85%
Gateway 1.92%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 780 3.17%
VIA P4X266-8233 1.59%
Dell Latitude D610 1.59%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.59%

Publisher URL: www.emptyloop.com


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