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Should I remove WinARC?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
36% remove it64% keep it
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How common is it?
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VersionDistribution 100.00%



WinARC is a software program developed by ITVA. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The primary executable is named winarc.exe. The setup package generally installs about 13 files and is usually about 21.67 MB (22,722,880 bytes). The installed file Updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 68% of users of WinARC come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Austria.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.winarc.ru
Help link: www.winarc.ru/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\iTVA\WinArc\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\WinARC\uninstaller.exe"
Estimated size: 21.67 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WinARC

Program executable:winarc.exe
Многофункциональный архиватор
Path:C:\Program Files\winarc\winarc.exe
Additional files:
  • Updater.exe - Product Updater (iTVA Software Updater)
  • WAShellExt32.dll
  • WAShellExt64.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • 7z.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Plugin)
  • Arc.exe
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL shared library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • uninstaller.exe - WinARC Setup
  • WinArcIcons.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Context Menu Handlers
  • WAShellExt64.dll added as a content menu within Windows Explorer with the class {AB7C7C68-FD80-4CF3-923E-6CE0BA46CD79}.
  • WAShellExt32.dll added as a content menu within Windows Explorer with the class {AB7C7C68-FD80-4CF3-923E-6CE0BA46CD79}.

How do I remove WinARC?

You can uninstall WinARC 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 WinARC, 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 WinARC.

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win XP 9%
Uninstall it 36%
Keep it 64%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.09%
Windows 10 31.82%
Windows XP 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 23.81%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Basic 14.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.52%
Windows 10 Home 9.52%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.57% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 67.57%
  Germany 13.51%
  Austria 5.41%
  Sweden 5.41%
  Netherlands 2.70%
  Poland 2.70%
  Russia 2.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 21.05%
ASUS 15.79%
Hewlett-Packard 15.79%
Lenovo 15.79%
Toshiba 10.53%
Samsung 10.53%
American Megatrends 5.26%
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