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Should I remove VirusTotal Uploader?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,052
United States Rank #8,918
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 32.89 days
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Average installed length: 390.21 days

VirusTotal Uploader 2.0

What is VirusTotal Uploader?

VirusTotal is a website that provides free checking of files for viruses. It uses up to 46 different antivirus products and scan engines to check for viruses that the user's own antivirus solution may have missed, or to verify against any false positives. VTUploader is an application that integrates into the Explorer's (right-click) contextual menu, listed under Send To %3E Virus Total. The application also launches manually for submitting an URL or a service that is currently running in the OS.

About  (from Rotarua Limited)

To upload a file to VirusTotal, you can visit the home site and use the main file scan form. You can make this process even easier with the free VirusTotal Uploader utility. After installing it, you can simply right-click any file under 32MB and choose VirusTotal from the Send To Windows menu. The scan results will be ...  Read more


The main program executable is VirusTotalUpload2.exe. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 2.01 MB (2,103,487 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.virustotal.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\virustotaluploader2
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\VirusTotalUploader2\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 2.01 MB

Program filesFiles installed by VirusTotal Uploader 2.0

Program executable:VirusTotalUpload2.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\virustotaluploader2\VirusTotalUpload2.exe
Additional files:
  • VirusTotalUpload2.exe
  • uninstall.exe
  • VirusTotalUploader2.2.exe
  • VTUploader2.0Setup.exe

How do I remove VirusTotal Uploader?

You can uninstall VirusTotal Uploader 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 VirusTotal Uploader 2.0, 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 VirusTotal Uploader.

Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.16%
Windows 10 19.47%
Windows XP 11.78%
Windows Vista 4.59%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.41%
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.19%
Windows 7 Professional 15.42%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.53%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.81%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.73%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.59% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.59%
  Germany 10.10%
  Canada 5.59%
  France 5.13%
  Italy 4.13%
  United Kingdom 3.98%
  Russia 3.44%
  Australia 2.68%
  Sweden 1.76%
  Brazil 1.68%
  UA 1.53%
  Netherlands 1.53%
  Saudi Arabia 1.45%
  Romania 1.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.24%
Hewlett-Packard 21.89%
Acer 16.64%
ASUS 11.24%
Intel 3.90%
Toshiba 3.90%
Lenovo 2.40%
Samsung 1.95%
American Megatrends 1.35%
MSI 1.20%
Sahara 1.05%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.69%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.91%
ASUS All Series 3.13%
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.13%
Acer Aspire 5738 2.34%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.95%


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