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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,721
United States Rank #25,100
Reach 0.0095%


4.0.0140 0.55%
4.0.0138 2.19%
4.0.0135 0.55%
4.0.0131 13.11%
4.0.0129 5.46%
4.0.0128 7.10%
4.0.0127 12.02%
4.0.0126 9.29%
4.0.0125 13.66%
4.0.0123 1.64%
4.0.0120 4.92%
4.0.0113 4.37%
4.0.0111 0.55%
4.0.0108 3.28%
4.0.0107 5.46%
4.0.0106 1.64%
4.0.0104 6.56%
4.0.0102 0.55%
4.0.0100 0.55%
4.0.0098 1.64%
4.0.0094 0.55%
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4.0.0092 1.64%
4.0.0091 1.09%
4.0.0090 0.55%
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Xshell 4

What is Xshell 4?  (from NetSarang Computer)

Xshell offers many user friendly features that are not available in other terminal emulators. These features include Zmodem file upload by drag and drop, Zmodem file download by selecting the file name, simple mode, full screen mode, transparency option and custom layout mode. These features will save time and effort w...  Read more


Xshell 4 is a program developed by NetSarang Computer. The most used version is 4.0.0125, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 42 files and is usually about 8.43 MB (8,840,402 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 33% of users of Xshell 4 come from the United States, it is also popular in Taiwan and China.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.netsarang.com/products/xsh_overview.html
Help link: www.netsarang.com/support/support.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NetSarang\Xshell 4\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{4754440C-5D44-4319-BBAA-A156B0F063A0}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 8.43 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Xshell 4

  • Xactivator.exe - Xactivator Application (Activator for SSH)
  • Xtransport.exe - Xtransport (Import/Export Sessions)
  • Xagent.exe - Xshell (Agent for SSH)
  • Xshell.exe - Xshell: Powerful TELNET/SSH terminal emulator for MS Windows Platform.

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • Xshell.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Xshell' and executes as C:\Program Files\NetSarang\Xshell 4\Xshell.exe.
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Xshell.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\NetSarang\Xmanager Enterprise 4\Xshell.exe'.
  • Xagent.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\NetSarang\Xmanager Enterprise 4\Xagent.exe'.

How do I remove Xshell 4?

Quickly and completely remove Xshell 4 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Xshell 4 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 Xshell 4, 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 Xshell 4.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.30%
Windows 10 34.43%
Windows XP 2.19%
Windows Vista 1.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 21.31%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.49%
Windows 8.1 Pro 12.02%
Windows 7 Enterprise 11.48%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.84%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 5.46%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.50%
  Taiwan 14.00%
  China 7.00%
  Korea 5.00%
  India 4.00%
  Russia 3.50%
  France 3.00%
  United Kingdom 2.00%
  Singapore 2.00%
  Brazil 1.50%
  Egypt 1.50%
  Canada 1.50%
  Malaysia 1.50%
  Finland 1.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.20%
Hewlett-Packard 21.14%
ASUS 13.82%
Lenovo 10.57%
Acer 8.94%
Samsung 8.13%
Intel 1.63%
American Megatrends 1.63%
MSI 0.81%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 780 3.48%
ASUSTeK K53SC 2.61%
ASUS All Series 2.61%
HP Pavilion dm1 Notebook ... 1.74%
LENOVO 4290GG3 1.74%
Dell Dell System Vostro... 1.74%


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