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Should I remove WinZipSmartNotifications?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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United States Rank #39,010
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VersionDistribution 100.00%



WinZipSmartNotifications is a software program developed by WinZip International. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named winzipsmartnotifications.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 8.91 MB (9,339,924 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 31% of users of WinZipSmartNotifications come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\WinZip Smart Notifications
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\WinZip Smart Notifications\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 8.91 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WinZipSmartNotifications

Program executable:winzipsmartnotifications.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\winzip smart notifications\winzipsmartnotifications.exe
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe - WinZipSmartNotifications (WinZipSmartNotifications installer)
  • WinZipSmartNotificationsService.exe - WinZipSmartNotificationsService
  • SystemInfo-vc100-mt.dll - System Info library
  • msvcp100.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2010 (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcr100.dll (by Microsoft)
  • apps.json

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • WinZipSmartNotificationsService.exe runs as a service named 'WinZipSmartNotificationsService' (WinZipSmartNotificationsService) "WinZipSmartNotificationsService".

How do I remove WinZipSmartNotifications?

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

Win 8 79%
Win 7 2%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 78.85%
Windows 7 21.15%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 55.77%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.23%
Windows 10 Pro 13.46%
Windows 8.1 7.69%
Windows 7 Professional 1.92%
Windows 8.1 Connected 1.92%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.51% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.51%
  Canada 8.47%
  United Kingdom 8.47%
  Australia 6.78%
  France 6.78%
  Japan 6.78%
  Netherlands 6.78%
  Germany 5.08%
  Italy 5.08%
  Switzerland 3.39%
  DK 3.39%
  New Zealand 3.39%
  Austria 1.69%
  Belgium 1.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.53%
Acer 19.15%
Dell 12.77%
Lenovo 12.77%
ASUS 8.51%
Toshiba 8.51%
Sony 4.26%
Medion 4.26%
Samsung 2.13%
American Megatrends 2.13%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 660s 6.12%
Acer Aspire 5250 4.08%
Dell Inspiron 5720 2.04%
Dell Inspiron 3520 2.04%
ASUSTeK X751LAB 2.04%
ASUSTeK X551CA 2.04%


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