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VersionDistribution 100.00%

WinGuard Pro 2016


WinGuard Pro 2016 is a program developed by Christopher Homer. 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 wgengine.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 1.18 MB (1,235,467 bytes). PRUpdate.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 80% of users of WinGuard Pro 2016 come from the United States, it is also popular in Philippines.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.WinGuardPro.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\winguard\winguard10\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{E48B21B6-8611-4B86-9958-E12C9E3E0934}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.18 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by WinGuard Pro 2016

Program executable:wgengine.exe
Name:WinGuard Pro 2016
Path:C:\Program Files\winguard\winguard10\wgengine.exe
Additional files:
  • winguard.exe (by WinGuard Pro Ltd) - WinGuard Pro 2016
  • PRUpdate.exe - PRUpdate (PR Update Utility)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • wgengine.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'winguard' which loads as C:\Program Files\winguard\winguard10\wgengine.exe.

How do I remove WinGuard Pro 2016?

Quickly and completely remove WinGuard Pro 2016 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall WinGuard Pro 2016 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 WinGuard Pro 2016, 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 WinGuard Pro 2016.

Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 10 50%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows 10 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 50.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  Philippines 20.00%


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